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 officers and 3,036 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.

Motto: To Protect and to Serve
Formed: 1869
Chief of Police: Michel R. Moore
Annual budget: $1.73 billion (2019-20)
Headquarters: 100 West 1st Street Los Angeles, California, U.S.