Los Angeles Police Museum

Contact Information

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Address
Hours
None
Contact
Website

34.1180447, -118.1876755

Access and Management

Access

Available to the public?
Yes
Available to outside researchers?
Yes
Reservations required?
No
Onsite technology available
No
Public fee amount
75.00 per hour/LAPHS staff only
Scholar Fee Amount
$25/hr but will go up in a few months
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
Access procedures

All research is conducted by LAPHS staff at the rate of $75.00 per hour.

Management

Archive / Collection information

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.

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