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LAPD Wilshire Division Coffee with a Cop – Wednesday, Sept. 13

LAPD Wilshire Division Coffee with a Cop – Wednesday, Sept. 13

| September 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, September 13, LAPD Wilshire Division residents are invited to join the Wilshire Division Senior Lead Officers for a “Coffee with a Cop” event, from 8-10 a.m.  at the Starbucks at 7624 Melrose Ave. (Melrose and Stanley Ave.)  These periodic and very informal events are a great way to meet your local LAPD officers […]

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Give the Gift of Life – LAPD Blood Drive Starts Today

Give the Gift of Life – LAPD Blood Drive Starts Today

| August 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Starting today at LAPD’s Olympic Division Station, 1130 S. Vermont, you too can be a community lifesaver…by giving blood in the annual LAPD West Bureau Blood Drive. Today’s donation hours are 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Appointments are not required, but if you would like to make one, please contact Officer Escamilla at (213) 382-9130. […]

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Police Respond to Morning Shooting on S. Citrus Ave.

Police Respond to Morning Shooting on S. Citrus Ave.

| August 23, 2017 | 3 Comments

Shortly before 8:00 this morning, police and fire crews responded to a call of a home invasion and shooting at 1130 S. Citrus Ave. (south of Olympic, between Edgewood and 12th St.).  According to NBC4 News, two men and a woman were being sought in the incident, and the shooting victim was in serious condition. No […]

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Students Shop with A Cop from LAPD

Students Shop with A Cop from LAPD

| August 18, 2017 | 1 Comment

Last week, officers from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Wilshire Division went shopping with local school kids for their school supplies. Each student received a $100 gift card.  Below is a  first person perspective from Detective Brent Hopkins, who went shopping with eight year old Julianna and shared the experience with the Buzz and on […]

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Air Bag Thefts…and Other Crime News

Air Bag Thefts…and Other Crime News

| August 12, 2017 | 1 Comment

LAPD Olympic Division Senior Lead Officer Joseph Pelayo sent out a warning this week about thefts of air bags from local vehicles, parked both on the street and in apartment building garages.  As noted in the flier below, the thieves have targeted a variety of vehicles, and smashed windows to get at the airbags.  If […]

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LAPD Olympic Division Offering Community Police Academy

LAPD Olympic Division Offering Community Police Academy

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

LAPD’s Olympic Division will be sending 10 local residents to the next Community Police Academy, starting next Wednesday, August 9.  The ten-week academy is designed to give community members an overview of the Los Angeles Police Department’s policies and procedures. (The curriculum and teaching methods are similar to the traditional law enforcement academy, but the […]

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