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LASD - Los Angeles County Sheriffs Dept Information Bureau (SIB)
Saturday July 22nd, 2017 :: 07:32 a.m. PDT

Advisory

#LASD Deputy-Involved Shooting,No one hit, 10800 blk of Atlantic Ave, Lynwood

DATE:  Saturday, July 22, 2017

TIME:  2:06 a.m.

LOCATION:  10800 block of Atlantic Avenue, Lynwood

SUSPECT(S):  Male Adult

UNIT:  LASD Internal Affairs Bureau – Sgt.  Adams
 

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Internal Affairs Bureau detectives are responding to the 10800 block of Atlantic Avenue, Lynwood to investigate the circumstances surrounding a deputy-involved shooting.

The suspect, a male adult was not struck by gunfire and has been taken into custody.

No deputies were injured during the incident.

There is no additional information available at this time and the investigation is on – going.

Whenever a Deputy Involved Shooting occurs involving Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies, and the suspect(s) is not wounded, multiple investigations immediately begin at the scene.  These include separate investigations by the Sheriff's Internal Affairs Bureau as well as Sheriff's station or Detective Division investigators.  The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department immediately notifies the Office of the Inspector General who sends a representative to the incident scene and provides independent oversight throughout the investigative process.  The mission of the Office of Inspector General is to provide strong, independent and effective oversight of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and to ensure transparent, accountable and constitutional policing for the County of Los Angeles.  Every aspect of a Deputy-Involved shooting is ultimately evaluated by the Sheriff’s Executive Force Review Committee, which determines whether there are any policy, tactical, supervisory, or training violations or concerns.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Century Station at (323) 568-4800. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP or “P3 Mobile” for the hearing impaired on Google play or the App Store, or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.  

 
Authored by:
Aura Sierra, Sergeant
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