Bomb Squad

The LAPD Bomb Squad responds to all actual and suspected explosive-related incidents to ensure the safety of citizens, first-responders, and law enforcement personnel. This elite team of expertly trained technicians is responsible for the handling, transportation, and rendering safe of all explosive items citywide. The Bomb Squad also maintains a cutting-edge research and development program devoted to discovering new tools, equipment, and safety procedures that are now used by civilian and military bomb squads around the globe.