The funeral service for Toshio Hirai, a 12-year veteran of the Gardena Police Department who died after sustaining injuries in a November 15th traffic collision, will be held at Green Hills Memorial Park on Friday, November 30th at 10:00 AM. The southbound No. 2 (i.e., curb) lane on Western Avenue will be closed for the funeral procession. Traffic control will be provided by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). Surrounding residents and motorists should expect heavier-than-usual traffic on Western Avenue and a significant media presence before, during and after the service.
The City of Rancho Palos Verdes shares in the grief of Officer Hirai’s family, friends and colleagues at the City of Gardena.