Police foundation gets funds for cameras

The Irving Group, based in the Aventine complex, has donated $20,000 for the San Diego Police Foundation’s Digital Camera Campaign that will be used to purchase 144 digital camera kits for the San Diego Police Department (SDPD.

According to a press release, the donation will enable patrol officers to have a full digital camera kit as a tool for gathering evidence when responding to calls.

“Founded in 1998, the Police Foundation seeks to create a safer San Diego by funding vital equipment and training needs of the SDPD as well as related community outreach and crime-prevention programs,” the press release noted. For more information, go to