Air Support Division

The LAPD Air Support Division (ASD) is the largest municipal airborne law enforcement operation in the world and boasts the nation’s biggest rooftop heliport. By delivering rapid response air assessments and tactical insights to patrol officers and specialized units on the ground, the ASD serves as an invaluable resource for real-time information that directly improves public and officer safety, aids in the capture of criminal suspects and maximizes incident containment.