Recognize him? On June 23rd at approx 6am, this suspect broke into a locally-owned coffee shop in Downtown LA. This business, like many, was struggling during COVID19 & had recently reopened—only to have this setback. Any info contact @LAPDCentral Detectives 213-996-1860
Did you know? In 2019 the LAPD had 1,692,351 public contacts. There were 2,373 use of force incidents, which equals 0.14% of those contacts. There were 26 Officer-Involved Shootings, which equals 0.001% of those contacts.
The anonymous tips keep coming in, and LAPD officers keep working to confiscate more illegal fireworks—hopefully making it a little quieter for you & your pets. To submit an anonymous tip ➡️ lacrimestoppers.org To report illegal fireworks activity ➡️ click the link in our bio.
On June 19 a horrific collision occurred in the area of San Vicente & Fairfax due to street racing. One driver died at scene after being ejected from his car. The other driver fled—thorough investigative work by @lapd.wtd led to his arrest. Racing is not worth your life.
On June 25th, while investigating an Assault with a Deadly Weapon call in South LA, LAPD officers were shot at. The officers did not return fire, and fortunately they were not injured. 25 yr old Quamontae Smith was arrested for Attempt Murder & an AR-15 type rifle was recovered.
Did you know? For 20+ years, the LAPD has worked to create a workforce that closely matches the diversity of LA. LAPD sworn: 49.5% Hispanic 29.9% White 9.5% Black 7.9% Asian American 3.1% Other LA City: 48.6% Hispanic 28.5% White 8.9% Black 11.6% Asian 2.4% Other
Officers across the city have been working hard to address a growing problem—the detonating of illegal fireworks. To report illegal fireworks activity ➡️ https://complaint.lacity.org/Complaint/fireworks/ or click the link in our bio. To submit an anonymous tip ➡️ lacrimestoppers.org Hoping your night is a little quieter tonight.
An electric wheelchair running out of power in the middle of a Downtown LA street can be cause for concern. Fortunately, @LAPDCentral Officer Flores was there to lend a helping hand—contrary to the current narrative, we are always there for our community.
Shopping center parking lot shooting leaves 2 dead. LAPD Detectives are investigating a double homicide that occurred June 22nd at 9:10pm in the area of Lincoln Blvd & Rose in Venice. There is no suspect description. Any info call West Bureau Homicide at 213-382-9470. 📸 @ktla5news