chief Jenkins with PAL group
Odessa American ran this article Sunday June 12, 1999.
Odessa Police Chief [1999] James Jenkins talks to the children about the efforts of the Odessa Police Department to provide a safe, fun environment to play games and learn.   Jenkins brought the Police Athletic League Program to Odessa.  The league reaches out mainly to disadvantaged youth to keep them interested in school.



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