LAPD hosts local celebration of National Dispatchers Week.

The LAPD celebrated National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week – popularly known as National Dispatchers Week – April 11-15, honoring its dispatchers with ceremonies and honors...

Annual picnic for African-American law enforcement Retirees returns.

The Ebony Reunion Picnic, held each September primarily for African American former LAPD employees, was held Sept. 10 in Kenneth Hahn County Park in LA...

Dept. running team wins second responder relay.

On Oct. 15, the LAPD’s Elite Running Team defended their title, winning first place...

Joint LAXPD/LAPD task force honored for success.

On Oct. 25, members of the Regional Illegal Firearms Trafficking Team, consisting of Airport Police and the LAPD – were honored with a Centurion Award from the Peace Officers Association of Los Angeles County...

Lt. Jason Zabel retires after 27 years of City service.

A going-away reception was held Sept. 22 for Lt. Jason Zabel, who’s retiring after 27 years of City service...

Erika Rodriguez retires from the LAPD after a long career.

Erika Rodriguez, Management Analyst, LAPD, with the department’s Air Support Unit, has retired...

LAPD Above and Beyond event honors courage and bravery in protecting the City.

On Oct. 20, the LAPD hosted its annual “Above and Beyond” ceremony. This year’s event honored 14 Officers who demonstrated the highest level of courage and bravery in protecting the City...

Casey. Capt. II Pete Casey, Medal of Valor recipient and TV star, retires after...

On Sept. 9, a reception was held for Capt. II Pete Casey, Training Division, who retired after 33 years of City service...

Police Dept. Citywide took part in National Night Out.

Several divisions of LAPD took part in National Night Out, a nationwide event that brings community and law enforcement together for building the neighborhood, sharing crime prevention tips, and having family fun...

In Memoriam: Officer II Houston Tipping

Devonshire Officer II Houston Tipping died Sunday, May 29, of catastrophic injuries suffered three days before in an...