Los Angeles Police Museum

Address: 
6045 York Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90042
United States
Contact: 
Glynn Martin
Phone: 
323-344-9445

Archives and Collections

Description of Collection: 

This collection is limited to material from, and relative to, the history of the Los Angeles Police Department. The collection consists of retired and replica police vehicles, a retired helicopter and police motorcycles. Uniforms, equipment and artifacts dating to the beginning of the LAPD are also held within the collection. The non-public archive houses annual reports, photos and motion picture film. The majority of the holdings consist of material donated from private persons and sources and should not to be confused with the official holdings of the LAPD and the City of Los Angeles.

Regions covered: 
City of Los Angeles
Languages: 

Management

Catalog System: 
A system for cataloged records has not been decided, but will be updated to current policies. Uncataloged records are organized by function whenever possible.
Repository: 
Yes
Loans to Outside?: 
No
Exhibited?: 
Yes