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LASD Unit Designators

Lennox – 3x Series Units

31 – Vermont Area

32 – Lennox/Del Aire

32A – Del Aire

34 – Gardena/Torrance County areas

35 – Lawndale


Lomita – 17x Series Units

171 – Lomita

​172 – Rolling Hills Estates

173 – Rancho Palos Verdes

174 – Rancho Palos Verdes

175 – Rolling Hills


Avalon – 18x Series Units

184 – Avalon

​187 – County areas


Marina Del Rey – 27x Series Units

271 – Marina

271B – Boat

272 – Marina

273 – Windsor Hills/View Park/Ladera Heights

274 – Windsor Hills/View Park/Ladera Heights

​277 – Special Units (usually bicycle unit)

LASD Designator - Description

Adam - One Person Patrol Unit

Boy - Two Person Patrol Unit

Charlie - Bicycle Patrol

David - Desk Officer

Frank - Felony Enforcement

George - Gang Enforcement

Henry - Administrative

King - K-9

Lincoln - Lieutenant

Mary - Motorcycle

Nora - Narcotics

Paul - Special Events

Robert - Search & Rescue/Reserve Officer

Sam - Sergeant

Tom - Traffic Enforcement

Victor - Vice

William - Detectives

X-Ray - Extra Patrol

Zebra - Community Service officers (CSOs)