Los Angeles, California

Reducing Gun-Related Violence through Operation LASER

Site Overview

Agency

Los Angeles Police Department

Research Partner

Craig Uchida, Ph.D., Justice and Security Strategies, Inc. (JSS)

Primary Focus

Gun Violence

SPI Strategy

Place-based policing, Problem-oriented policing

Funded Year

2009

Site Profile

Large urban area of 468.67 sq. miles with a population of 3,848,776