The La Palma Police Department has strengthened its commitment to homeland security by participating in regional projects that include improvements to interoperable communications, training / exercise, and enhancements to emergency public information systems. The Police Department conducts threat assessments to critical infrastructure and coordinates emergency public information notifications to the media and members of the community. Terrorism and Natural Disaster Prevention
The Police Department is committed to the prevention of terrorism and preparing the community for natural disasters or catastrophic events in the community. This is accomplished through public education and leveraging local, state, and federal resources to provide officers with the best training and equipment available.
In support of emergency preparedness, crime / terrorism prevention, and all hazards mitigation, the Department focuses efforts on infrastructure protection throughout the City.