(Los Angeles, California – March 20, 2015) Los Angeles Airport Police promoted two recruits to officers today. Officers Levi Swindell and Dexter Tolenino were sworn in after their graduation ceremony at the Los Angeles Police Department Administration Building in Downtown Los Angeles.
(Los Angeles, California – March 10, 2015,) Los Angeles Airport Police Officer Sean Foley, a ten-year veteran, and Officer Matsumoto, an eight-year veteran were honored as Officer of the Year at Law Enforcement Appreciation Night hosted by Westchester Elks Lodge. The event was held to recognize and honor law enforcement’s finest, sworn and civilian men and women, whose service to the Westchester community was exemplary in 2014.
(Los Angeles, California – March 6, 2015) According to statistics released today by airport officials, the total number of reported Part I Crimes at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) decreased 1.1 percent by six incidences to 535 in 2014 compared to 541 in 2013. Los Angeles Airport Police also reports 11.8 percent decrease in the number of arrests made last year. In total, there were 1,089 arrests in 2014 compared to 1,235 in 2013, a decrease of 146. Airport Police statistics cover the approximately 3,600 acres of LAX property, including passenger terminals, parking facilities, aircraft ramps, offices and cargo areas.
(Los Angeles, California – March 3, 2015) Los Angeles Airport Police (APD) hosted SWAT & K-9s Interacting During Deployment School (SKIDDS) for the first time February 25 – 27. The three-day training was held at Ontario International Airport and the Ontario Police Department.
(Los Angeles, California – February 25, 2015) Los Angeles Airport Police promoted three sworn and civilian personnel including two new Sergeants and one Principal Security Officer, during a promotional ceremony held at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on February 23rd at the Flight Path Learning Center.