LAPD Command Staff

Jay Hom

Jay Hom


Captain Hom is currently assigned as the Patrol Commanding Officer at Central Area. He previously served as a Police Officer and a Sergeant at Central Area. He grew up in the City of Los Angeles, and attended local schools.

Captain Hom began his career with the Los Angeles Police Department in June 1992 as a volunteer reserve police officer, and was appointed as a regular Police Officer in August 1993. He has been a Department supervisor since December 1998, and has been assigned to numerous operational and administrative assignments, including Field Training Officer, Assistant Watch Commander, Vice Unit Officer in Charge, and a divisional and Bureau adjutant.

Captain Hom attended and graduated from the California State University system with a Bachelor’s degree in History and a Master’s in Public Administration. He also successfully completed the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute, and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy, Session 272.