Major Rent Scam In Los Angeles Targeting Local Communities
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Southwest Area Community Police Station
1546 West Martin Luther King Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90062
Captain Melissa Zak, Commanding Officer, Southwest Area
Captain Vito Palazzo, Patrol Commanding Officer, Southwest Patrol Division
Detective Veda Young, Detective Supervisor, Southwest Detective Division
The Los Angeles Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating additional victims of a sophisticated rent scam using Craig’s List. The LAPD has identified multiple victims: however, the LAPD believes there are many more victims.
For additional information regarding this event, please contact Southwest Detectives, Burglary Section at 213-485-6795.