You may file a police report online, at

LAPD Devonshire Desk Is Closed Per Covid-19 Mandates. LAPD Devonshire Community, please be advised, we continue to adhere to the COVID 19 mandates. Please DO NOT come to the front desk unless you are instructed by an Officer or Detective.

To submit online illegal fireworks complaints Citywide

Types of Crime Reports That Can Be Filed Online: •Harassing Phone Calls •Lost Property: •Vandalism • Theft: •Theft from Vehicle •Hit and Run: •Illegal Dumping IS COMMUNITY ONLINE REPORTING RIGHT FOR YOU? Your incident must meet the following criteria: •The incident is not an emergency. •The incident occurred within the City of Los Angeles. •You must be at least 18 years old. •No one was injured as a result of this incident. •There are no known suspects. •The incident did not occur on the state highway. •No firearms were involved in the incident. •You must have internet access and an email address.

Once you have submitted your report: •You will immediately receive a temporary report number and be able to print a copy of the report you just made. •All incidents reported using the Community Online Reporting Service will be reviewed, on average once every 24 hours (possibly longer on weekends and holidays), and upon approval will become an official police report. •If further investigation of your reported incident is needed, you will be contacted by email or telephone. •Once the report has been approved, a LAPD report number will be issued, and a copy of the final report will be emailed back to you. •The approval process may take up to five business days. If you do not receive an email of the final report within five business days, please call your local police station. Please click here to look up your Community Police Station and then click on the Division name to see the address and phone number. •Supplemental Reports cannot be filed online. To add any additional information, please wait until you have received your final report with a LAPD report number and call your local police station to speak with the detective assigned to your case. Please note: •Filing a false police report is a crime. Anyone filing a false police report may be prosecuted under California Penal Code section 148.5 PC. Filing a false police report is punishable by imprisonment in county jail not exceeding 6 months, or by fine not exceeding $1,000, or by both. If you wish to speak to a Devonshire Officer, please call 818-832-0633, or email the desk officer at with your name, phone number and issue. An Officer will contact you. If you have emergency, call 9-1-1. If you have non-emergency that needs police response, contact 1-800-ASK-LAPD or 1-800-275-5273.

Here are the steps to take regarding illegal fireworks:

if there is a perceived risk to person(s) or property
To be clear,  the shooter in flip flops,  shorts and tank top with kids all around
Leaning over to light a short fuse 4” mortar with a lit cigarette is a 911 call
877-ASK-LAPD non-emergency. (877-275-5273
Start with a fully charged phone for best results
LAPD Devonshire is accepting ADDRESS’s of illegal shooters via email:
A task force over the next week will provide the shooter a personalized door knock
Send ADDRESS of shooter to:
Sgt. Torres at:
To submit online illegal fireworks complaints Citywide
A petition regarding illegal fireworks
So it all comes down to becoming involved
If personally unable or unwilling
Then find a neighbor who can or will