CIRCLE Unarmed Response Program

What is CIRCLE? CIRCLE is an unarmed response program that

● Deploys trained teams to address non-urgent LAPD calls related to unhoused individuals

● Conducts follow-up and proactive outreach to unhoused individuals

Started as a 6-month pilot program in January 2022 in Hollywood and Venice by the Mayor’s Office in partnership with the nonprofit Urban Alchemy. Has since expanded to additional communities throughout the City of LA.

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