LAPD’s Special Olympics Torch Run Underway

Members of the Los Alamos Police Department, family members and Special Olympics athletes gather near the police station this morning for the annual torch run to Jemez Springs. Photo by Leland Lehman/

Athletes Shaylene Stephens and Sam Zimmerly carrying the torch run with Cdr. Oliver Morris this morning on Trinity Drive. Photo by Leland Lehman/

LAPD News:

Members of the Los Alamos Police Department joined Los Alamos Special Olympics athletes this morning in running the torch from LAPD to Jemez Springs to help raise awareness and support for Special Olympics.

The Los Alamos Police Department helps raise money annually for local Special Olympic athletes through T-shirt sales and donations. 

For more information, visit or call Cdr. Oliver Morris at 505.662.8281 to donate to Special Olympics.

A caravan of vehicles and runners including athletes Shaylene Stephens, Sam Zimmerly and Cdr. Oliver Morris head out this morning on Trinity Drive on the first leg of the annual torch run for Special Olympics. Photo by Leland Lehman/

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