This map shows details of arrests under LA Municipal Code 41.18,
which criminalizes sitting, lying, & sleeping, or placing personal property in the public right-of-way in certain instances.
43% of those arrested were Black.
Black people are only 8% of the general population of the City of LA.
Over 50% of 41.18 arrests were in Council District 14 (includes Skid Row, DTLA).
16% of arrests were in CD11 (includes Venice), and 14% of arrests were in CD13 (includes Hollywood).
All other Council Districts had less than 3% of arrests each.
41.18 violations can be cited as either infractions or misdemeanors.
Infractions can lead to a fine of up to $2,500.
Misdemeanors can result in a fine plus up to 6 months in jail.
The general population of the City of LA is 49% male and 51% female.