Why is there a helicopter above 42nd and 4th Ave this Sunday a.m.? Here's the number to find out.

Police are looking for a man with a gun at 10:25 a.m. I found out because I called: 213-485-2600.

That's a number at the Los Angeles Police Department where they will tell you why theres a chopper circling your neighborhood. Thanks LAist!

The LAPD has the largest municipal airborne law enforcement operation in the world with 17 helicopters and one twin engine plane.

And as I finish this post the whirring noise is gone.

Views: 325

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Oct. 17, 2009 - bear in the air and cops on the street - possible burglary suspect.
They actually told you? I called my PD about a helicopter and all she told me was "They're probably looking for someone." Okay...I'll just stay inside until they're done then. :)
213-485-2600 - this number isn't just the police, it's the command center for the helicopter so they know exactly what's going on.

Now if we could only get them to buy a quieter copter.
What a loud noise they make at night in neighborhoods all over the city. I wonder do they circle homes in the W. Los Angeles area of the city as much as ours. That would be a interesting question to submit to our Councilman Bernard Parks?
9:58 - Aug. 20 - The operator said that she heard and Officer Help call got out. Perhaps there was a robbery and they are in a foot pursuit of the suspect. So close your sliding glass door and lock the doors. He could be running through the yards.
Thanks for posting this. Sometimes it’s the smallest bit of information that goes the furthest. I will now put this phone number 213-485-2600 on speed dial, that way I’ll always be abreast of why they are up there and not just angry because they are up there :)

RSS

Leimert Park Beat is the news and social network for Leimert Park and the surrounding neighborhoods. Stay informed. Join now!

 

• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

WHAT STORIES WOULD YOU SUGGEST? Let me know.

With your help, LeimertParkBeat.com raised money to hire reporters, graphic artists and community members to cover our area.
Read the stories - Urban Economy 411, Redevelopment Hell and One of these don't belong.

Latest Activity

Zahib Ziaweet posted a photo
10 hours ago
Zahib Ziaweet posted an event
Thumbnail

Kemetic Creations: A Night Of Visual Arts at Ingelwood

April 20, 2015 from 7pm to 10pm
Join us in celebrating as we honor humanity's ancestral roots through the expressions of Kemetic visual artists Marwho Hasati, Imaib Ziaweet and LA street artist GENERAL BLACK aka Zefouba Meznkhepra.  This event is celebrating the grand opening of The Earth Center Los Angeles, a 501(c)(3). A silent art auction will be held to benefit The Earth Center’s international projects. For more information on these projects visit our website.…See More
10 hours ago
DojO- updated an event
Thumbnail

THE World STAGE Saturday Jazz Workshop·Bobby West♪New Renaissance Spring Apr. '15 at The World Stage - Art, Education & Performance Gallery "The heart of L.A.'s African-American cultural community." - L.A. Times

April 4, 2015 at 12pm to April 25, 2015 at 2pm
New Renaissancew/ Bobby West, New Coordinator"Always excellent...!" - Reg- G. the officially unofficial Ambassador of Workshop & Mayor of Fri. nite Jazz @ LACMAHonor us w/ Your Presents...FYI:  allaboutJazz  Jazz·near·you  Los Angeles Home>>Calendar Upcoming -What's Hot - High Interest/Most…See More
yesterday
Heather Lee Presha left a comment for Bahni Turpin
"Hi Bahni!! Here I am.  Looking forward to having a smoothie with you soon. Love, ~HP"
yesterday
Heather Lee Presha is now friends with Grace Yoo for CD10 and Bahni Turpin
yesterday
Profile IconLeimert Park Beat via Facebook
Thumbnail

LOST DOG TODAY

Rancho Park Online.com

PLEASE HELP WE LOST A MIN PIN/CHIHUAHUA FROM 10584 PUTNEY ROAD AT MANNING AVE FRIENDLY BUT TIMID, CALL HIM LITTLE BOY OR TINY DUMBY AS HE IS VERY…

Facebookyesterday · Reply
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday Jazz Workshop·Bobby West♪New Renaissance Spring Apr. '15
"L.A. Acoustic Meetup: Dolores Petersen Presents/Steve Brock "rocks" Organizer(s) " 'bout the music 'n NOT jus' allaboutJazz  ...back, w/o the fanfare, pomp & circumstance." Elderberries Cafe…"
Friday
The Fifth Avenue Times commented on The Fifth Avenue Times's blog post In the News: Demographics Are Changing LA & 'Change' Has a Land-Use Champion: Sherri Franklin
""Sherri Franklin, founder of the Urban Design Center, has spent a quarter-century devoted to the development of affordable housing, community facility, recreational, open-space, infrastructure, economic-development, and social-enterprise…"
Friday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday Jazz Workshop·Bobby West♪New Renaissance Spring Apr. '15
"Tribute to Jeffrey Winston Sat May 2nd  1:00 -  5:00 pm BMPAC HOSTED BY DR. BOBBY RODRIQUEZ & CHET HANLEY PERFORMERS & GUESTS Subject to availability SUGGESTED DONATION $20.00"
Thursday
Profile IconLatest Events - Culver City Times

Culver City Julian Dixon Library Storytime - Spring Session

Storytime is a special time to make new friends and share stories, songs, play and more. This program is for children 0-5 years of age. Babies, toddlers and preschoolers are all welconme. No registration is required. Spring session will begin Wednesday, April 22 and end on June 10, 2015. Summer session will then begin on June 24, following a one week hiatus.

Space for stortyimes generously donated by the City of Culver City's Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department…

See More
Thursday
Yvette P commented on Dorsay Dujon's blog post Make Music LA Registration is Open
"Link does not work"
Wednesday
Profile IconLatest Events - Culver City Times

City of Angels Veterinary Specialty Center 10 year Anniversary Party

In recognition of our appreciation and the trust given to us to care for your pets, we’re delighted to invite you to bring the family to meet our amazing doctors, tour our hospital,

and have some fun.

•  Free Food Truck Meal Tickets to the first 200 attendees!

• 10% of all Food Truck Proceeds & On-site Raffle for Canine Companions for Independence (visit cci.org for info)

•  Providence Blood Drive for Humans

•  Prize Giveaways every 15 minutes!…

See More
Apr 14
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday Jazz Workshop·Bobby West♪New Renaissance Spring Apr. '15
"Friends of Jazz The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music presents Brownie Speaks A Screening of the Clifford Brown Documentary Featuring a Q&A with filmmaker Don Glanden Wednesday, April 15…"
Apr 14
Debbie Allen Dance Academy updated their profile
Apr 14
Jose Ubaldo posted a blog post

Winners of the first drawing Eat, Shop, Play Crenshaw Campaign

The big winner of the first Eat, Shop, Play Crenshaw was Erin Kuechenmeister (center), left JC Lacey Metro Business Liaison and rigth Shoneji Robison owner of Southern Girl Desserts. Photo Metro.The winners of the first quarterly drawing of the year for the Eat, Shop, Play Crenshaw campaign were announced today. Prizes…See More
Apr 13
Profile IconLatest Events - University Park Family

USC JazzReach Concert by Thornton Outreach

Request tickets here!

Come see these amazing youngsters perform at Newman Recital Hall!

Performers will include elementary jazz choirs from 32nd Street and Science Center Schools, jazz band and pop combo from Foshay Learning Center, the Los Angeles Youth Jazz Ensemble and a performance by USC Thornton mentors.

Dinner will be served at 6pm and the concert is at 7pm.

Tickets are $5 and…

See More
Apr 13
Tuesday Conner shared their photo on Facebook
Apr 13
Tuesday Conner's photo was featured
Apr 13
enhager posted a video

Leimert Park Village Plaza, the Peoples Street Plaza

A street was turned into a park and now it needs to be transformed into a place for the people. To do your part and get involved, visit LeimertParkVillage.or...
Apr 13
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE World STAGE Saturday Jazz Workshop·Bobby West♪New Renaissance Spring Apr. '15
"Sat Apr 18th - Chuck Johnson Quartet Trinity Lutheran Church of Hawthorne 6:00 pm, Donation Chuck "Bari" Johnson-saxophones Al Daniels-piano Sherry Luchette-bass Perry Lopez-drums 4783 W. 130th Street, Hawthorne, CA  90250 Info: …"
Apr 12

© 2015   Created by enhager.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service