• Sarah Tressler, Editor

How to File a Crime Report or Report Mental Health Concerns

During the meeting of the ad-hoc committee on public safety on Hollywood at Berendo and Lyman, Mike Hain, the LFNC Public Health & Safety Committee chair, went over how residents can report criminal activity or mental health concerns.

  • IF YOU ARE REPORTING AN EMERGENCY OR EXPERIENCING CRIME IN PROGRESS, PLEASE CALL 911.

  • To file a non-emergency crime report with the LAPD, go to www.lapdonline.org. Use this channel to report crimes including theft, hit-and-run damage to property or a vehicle, and vandalism. You can also call 1-877-ASK-LAPD (1-877-275-5273).

  • To report illegal dumping go to lacitysan.org.

  • To report a mental health concern, contact the LA County Department of Mental Health at dmh.lacounty.gov or call the County Crisis Line at 1-800-854-7771.

The next meeting of the Public Health & Safety Committee is at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8. For more information, contact Mike Hain at mike.hain@losfeliznc.org or visit http://losfeliznc.org/committees/public-health-safety/.