Latino Liaison Unit
[See this page in Spanish at La Unidad Enlace Latino]
The Latino Liaison Unit (LLU) is a team of dedicated officers that focuses on the public safety needs of the Latino Community. They conduct outreach campaigns to the Latino community in an attempt to solidify police relations. There primary focus is to gain the trust of the community and seek out information that leads to the closure of violent crime in the community. They conduct patrol functions and respond to all citizen complaints.
Core and Affiliate Members of the Special Liaison Division
Download the list of current members of each liaison unit
Contacting the Latino Liaison Unit
For immediate police service, always dial 9-1-1.
Emergency call takers can handle calls in multiple languages and can accommodate members of the deaf and hard-of-hearing community. Once police are on the scene, you may request that an on-duty affiliate or Liaison Officer be contacted.
Contacting a Specialized Unit for Normal Police Business
For other police service, such as to request that an affiliate or Liaison Officer attend a meeting or to discuss other non-emergency issues, please contact the appropriate Liaison Office below. Please note that these offices are not staffed 24-hours a day, but all calls will be returned within one business day.
1800 Columbia Road, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Important Phone Numbers
- For Police Service, call 911 (Spanish-speaking operators are available 24 hours a day)
- Other city service requests, call 311
- Mayor’s Office on Latino Affairs, call (202) 671-2825