Los Angeles, California - On June 2, 2020, the chief of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) directed the LAPD’s Robbery-Homicide Division (RHD) and Commercial Crimes Division (CCD) to establish a task force called SAFE LA in order to investigate significant crimes that occurred at or near locations where legitimate protests and demonstrations took place in Los Angeles beginning on May 29, 2020. The criminal activity under investigation includes looting, burglary, robbery, vandalism, arson, and assault.
Several departments have joined the SAFE LA Task Force, including the following:
- Los Angeles Police Department
- Federal Bureau of Investigation
- Beverly Hills Police Department
- Santa Monica Police Department
- Torrance Police Department
- Los Angeles City Fire Department
- Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office
- Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office
- United States Attorney’s Office
Video and images can be submitted at fbi.gov/LAviolence.
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information that leads to an arrest in any of these cases.
Please visit lapdonline.org/safelatips for additional images, video, and information.