The Los Angeles Police Department's Metropolitan Detention Center is located in downtown LA. (Andrew Cullen for LAist)
Nine Los Angeles Police Department employees have tested positive for COVID-19 as of Monday, the department reported this afternoon. According to a department statement, 8 are sworn officers and one is a civilian. "All of these individuals...
Los Angeles police Lt. Jay Hom helps assemble kits consisting of an N95 mask, work gloves and nitrile gloves on March 11 for field officers to protect themselves from the coronavirus.(Kent Nishimura/Los Angeles Times)
The Los Angeles Police Department is expected to switch to 12-hour shifts for its officers in the coming weeks and cancel all vacations as a way to staff up in response to the coronavirus outbreak, a law enforcement source told the L.A....
The Los Angeles Police Department announced Monday that it would be putting half of its detectives on street patrol and closing down its front desk operations in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Effective immediately, LAPD said it was...
The Los Angeles Police Department has confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus within its ranks.(Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times)
The Los Angeles Police Department on Sunday confirmed its first coronavirus case. The supervisor in the Pacific Division felt ill and went home Monday, officials said. “The supervisor’s condition is already improving and he is expected to...