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Los Angeles Police Department

Municipal police force in California, US


Los Angeles Police Department
Los Angeles Police Department

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), officially the City of Los Angeles Police Department, is the police department of Los Angeles, California. With 9,974 police officers and 3,000 civilian staff, it is the third-largest municipal police department in the United States, after the New York City Police Department and the Chicago Police Department. The department operates in an area of 502.73 square miles (1,302.1 km2) and a population of 3,979,576 people.

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