The Public Safety Department provides oversight of law enforcement and coordinates community programs to reduce crime and increase public safety and the quality of life for citizens, businesses, and visitors to West Hollywood.

Our Director of Public Safety is Kristin CookEmail this Department or call (323) 848-6414.

In Case of Emergency, Dial 9-1-1


Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department - Active Shooter Brochure

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Sheriff, Fire, & Security Ambassadors
The City of West Hollywood contracts with the Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department for police protection, the Los Angeles County Fire Department for fire protection services, and Block by Block for Security Ambassador services.

Emergency Preparedness
Knowing what to do in an emergency or disaster is the key to a quick response and recovery. The City of West Hollywood's Public Safety Department is dedicated to providing you with the tools you need to be better prepared.

Crime Prevention and Personal Safety Tips
Useful safety related resources to better educate those who live, work or play in West Hollywood.

Public Safety Commission  
The Public Safety Commission meets the 2nd Monday at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room at West Hollywood Library located at 625 N. San Vicente Boulevard.     

Public Safety Six Month Reports
Learn about the work of the Public Safety Department through these periodic reports presented to City Council. 

Community Survey on Public Safety Related Services (Project Report) 
The public outreach process extended over a seven-month period between September 2015 and April 2016.  The study indicates that the overall state of public safety in West Hollywood as perceived by the community is good or even very good, especially in comparison with other nearby jurisdictions.

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Concerns about crime are very low, especially  violent crime. At the same time, however, there is increasing concern about the impact of the homeless on the quality of  life of other residents.  The other major public safety issue of concern is pedestrian and traffic safety. Download Power Point Presentation


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