Fraud/Violation Reporting

  • Building & Safety Property Violation Complaints Contact Info

    The Department of Building and Safety is responsible for investigating building, mechanical and zoning code violations on existing commercial buildings and single family dwellings.
  • City's Fraud Hotline Contact Info

    The City of Los Angeles, Office of the Controller, operates a confidential hotline for City employees, contractors, citizens and other interested parties to report fraud, waste and abuse affecting City resources.
  • Criminal Branch Contact Info

    The City Attorney is the chief prosecutor in the City of Los Angeles. The City Attorney's Office prosecutes all misdemeanor criminal offenses and infraction occurring in the City.
  • Enforcement of Street Use Rules Contact Info

    The Bureau of Street Services Investigation and Enforcement Division regulates the use or misuse of the public right-of-way. Enforcement and regulatory activities in the Division fall within three general categories: construction, public health and safety, and community/event based operations.
  • Filming Permits / Filming Complaints Contact Info

    FilmLA, Inc assists the City with coordination of filming permit requests for location filming for the City of Los Angeles and some other parts of Los Angeles County. They will work with the production companies to resolve complaints.
  • Housing Discrimination Prevention (Fair Housing Services) Contact Info

    The Los Angeles Housing + Community Investment Department pays for a citywide contractor that provides counseling on fair housing rights and responsibilities; investigation of housing discrimination complaints (from renters and homebuyers); enforcement of fair housing laws and multi-lingual outreach
  • Illegal Dumping Crime Tip Contact Info

    The City's illegal dumping prevention campaign offers a $1000 reward to citizens who report acts of illegal dumping that lead to arrest and conviction of offenders. Citizens are reminded to call 3-1-1 the City's non-emergency hotline to report violators. Calls are strictly confidential.
  • Leaf Blower Complaints Contact Info

    The Los Angeles Police Department has primary enforcement responsibility for this Ordinance and is assisted by the Bureau of Street Services Investigation and Enforcement Division. Community members may call 3-1-1 when the violation is occurring during normal business hours.
  • Property Violations Contact Info

    The Department of Building and Safety is responsible for investigating building, mechanical and zoning code violations on existing commercial buildings and single family dwellings.
  • Rent Control / Rent Stabilization Violation Complaints Contact Info

    The Los Angeles Housing + Community Investment Department (HCIDLA)'s Rent Investigation and Enforcement Section is responsible for investigating tenant complaints of alleged violations of the Rent Stabilization Ordinance (RSO) related to illegal rent increases, notices to evict based on false and de
  • Report a Property Violation Contact Info

    To report a potential code violation on a private property.
  • Submit a Campaign Finance, Lobbying or Governmental Ethics Complaint Contact Info

    Contact the City Ethics Commission at the "Whistleblower Hotline" (800) 824-4825 to confidentially report complaints about violations of any City Campaign finance law, Municipal Lobbying Ordinance, Conflict of Interest, use of City office for personal gain, or retaliation by any City official or emp