Los Angeles Police Department to Discuss Car Break-ins Targeting Tourists and Visitors at Griffith Park NA22068ti  

August 19, 2022


August 23, 2022

***Update: The press conference has been changed to 10:00 a.m.***


Press Conference

August 23, 2022,   10 a.m.

Griffith Park Observatory
2800 Observatory Road, LA CA 90027
Top parking lot of Observatory, by front lawn

Captain Gary Walters, LAPD Northeast Area Patrol Commanding Officer
Detective III Michael Ventura, LAPD Northeast Auto Detective Supervisor
Chief Joe Loserreli, Los Angeles Park Ranger

The Los Angeles Police Department Northeast Division area aims to provide awareness and information to the public visiting the park regarding vehicle break-ins targeting tourists and park visitors.

The event will feature a static display of most common items stolen from vehicles, as well as crime statistics and a crime map for Griffith Park.

The event will also highlight and feature the Citizen Volunteer Program (CVP) that Patrols Griffith Park and works with both the LAPD and LA Park Rangers.

Detective III Michael Ventura
LAPD Northeast
Auto Detective Supervisor: (323) 561-3257