Gang & Narcotics Division

The LAPD Gang & Narcotics Division (GND) uses a revolutionary, collaborative law enforcement strategy to combat gang violence, firearm trafficking, and illicit drug manufacturing, transportation, sale and use. Joint operations between narcotics and gang detectives allow for the rapid deployment of resources resulting in more effective investigations, quantifiable increases in arrests and significant reductions in crime rates. The GND is focused on disrupting violent gangs who support their lifestyle through the trafficking of narcotics and guns.