LASD: In the News

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July 27, 2018


Deputies Arrive to Find Baby Not Breathing, Without Pulse, Decide to Perform CPR in Patrol Car While Enroute to Hospital 

A Carson Training Officer and his deputy trainee save the life of a 1-year old baby after making a life or death decision to transport her to hospital in their patrol car. 


New Santa Clarita Sheriff's Station Will Double the Size of Original to Accommodate Large Spike in City's Population

“Our highest priority... is your safety, and we’re building a state-of-the-art facility providing the deputies with the tools necessary to keep Santa Clarita one of the safest cities in the nation,” Mayor Weste said. The new location... will include a heliport, jail, 911 dispatch center, more parking spots, and a 4,000-square-foot vehicle maintenance facility for on-site vehicle repairs.


South LA Youth and LASD Deputies Hit the Practice Field with the LA Chargers

The LA Chargers, partnering with the Department's Youth Activities League, allowed local kids to run through several NFL- like drills during the Jr. Chargers Training Camp Event, designed to keep kids active, and emphasize physical fitness and positive choices for kids.


Touching Video Shows the Unique Bonds We Make With Our Partners Within the LASD

Take a look at the friendships made with a career at the LASD. Different walks of life crossing paths in the 80+ LASD units. 


In Case You Missed It- LA County Sheriff's Department Has a Multi-Functional New Smart Phone App

The app is free and gives you access to the latest news, photos, videos, events, alerts, and crime information no matter where you are. In addition, the application allows two-way communications using social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, etc. It also includes a special feature for submitting anonymous tips to the Department, and you can file a crime report from the convenience of your Smartphone.