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News Release

Monday, February 11, 2008

Media Relations

Detective Accidentally Fires Weapon

Los Angeles: An off duty Los Angeles Police Detective accidentally fired her duty weapon while at home.

On Tuesday, February 4, 2008 at around 11:30 p.m., Detective Corilene Charles, assigned to Audit Division, was dry-firing her weapon and accidentally fired one round. The discharge occurred in her residence and there were no witnesses or injuries.

Audit Division is handling the investigation.