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LAPD Organization Chart

The Los Angeles Police Department is one of the largest and most innovative law enforcement agencies in the world. It is responsible for providing police service to an area encompassing 468 square miles and 21 community areas, representing approximately over 4 million residents as of 2016. The Board of Police Commissioners oversees all operations of the LAPD. For more information about any office of the LAPD, click the name of the office you are interested in below. You may also click the charts below to view the full LAPD Organizational Chart or the Organizational Chart for the City of Los Angeles.
LAPD Organization Chart (PDF)
(Revised Deployment Period 1-2020)

LAPD Command Staff

City of Los Angeles Organizational Chart [PDF]



Chief of Staff


Risk Management Legal Affairs Group
Risk Management and Policies Division
Legal Affairs Division


Professional Standards Bureau
Commanding Officer
Force Investigation Group


Office of Support Services

Director, Office of Support Services
Behavioral Science Services
Critical Incident Review Division


Administrative Services Bureau

Commanding Officer
Support Services Group
Communications Division
Custody Services Division
Motor Transport Division
Records and Identification Division
Evidence and Property Management Division
Facilities Management Division


Personnel and Training Bureau

Commanding Officer
Training Group
Training Division
In-Service Training Division
Police Training and Education
Personnel Group
Personnel Division
Recruitment and Employment Division


Office of Special Operations
 
Director, Office of Special Operations


Counter-Terrorism and Special Operations Bureau

Commanding Officer
Counter Terrorism Group
Emergency Services Division
Major Crimes Division
Special Operations Group
Air Support Division
Metropolitan Division
Security Services Division


Detective Bureau

Chief of Detectives
Detectives Services Group
Robbery-Homicide Division
Juvenile Division
Gang and Narcotics Division
Commercial Crimes Division
Detective Support and Vice Division
Forensic Science Division
Technical Investigation Division


Transit Services Bureau

Commanding Officer
Transit Services Group
Transit Services Division
Traffic Group
Central Traffic Division
South Traffic Division
West Traffic Division
Valley Traffic Division
Information Technology Group
Innovation Management Division
Information Technology Division
ECCCS Division
Applications Development and Support Division