Downtown Los Angeles header image
Los Angeles Police Department Memorial BadgeLos Angeles Police Department Badge

Official Site of The LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT

News Release

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Media Relations

Accidental Discharge of a Firearm

Los Angeles:  While on-duty, a Los Angeles Police Officer accidentally discharged a firearm.

On February 25, 2009, at around 2:20 p.m., Police Officer David Holmes was handling a firearm when an accidental discharge occurred.  The incident occurred in the city of Los Angeles.  

No injuries occurred.

Gang Narcotics Division is handling the investigation.


iWatch