Downtown Los Angeles header image
Los Angeles Police Department Badge

Official Site of The LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT

Valley Traffic Detectives

Valley Traffic Detectives handle follow-up investigations involving hit and runs, fatalities, and felony Driving Under the Influence (DUI) traffic collision cases in the San Fernando Valley. The unit consists of 11 officers and 8 detectives.

During 2016, there were 17386 traffic collisions reported. Of those traffic collisions, 8402 were hit and runs, 91 were fatal collisions and 962 were driving under the influence related traffic
collisions.

TIPS:
If you are a witness to a hit and run or the victim of one, become a good witness and write down the license plate number of the vehicle involved. When possible write down the description of the vehicle driver.

If you are involved in a hit and run collision, the detective assigned to your case will need the following information:

1.Can you identify the driver of the hit and run vehicle from a photograph?
2. An estimate of the damage to your vehicle or property from body shop or insurance company.

VALLEY TRAFFIC INFO

Valley Traffic Telephone Directory

Valley Traffic Driving Directions