Los Angeles, California

Institutionalizing Operation LASER in the Los Angeles Police Department

Los Angeles Police officer and car

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

2014

Site Profile

Large urban area of 468.67 sq. miles with a population of 3,906,772