The Los Angeles Police Department is governed by the City of Los Angeles in California. It is a public service agency that provides law enforcement services to the residents of city. It offers hotlines for reporting abandoned vehicle, domestic violence, graffiti problems, rape, suicide, terrorist threats, and child and narcotic drug abuse. The department maintains The Metropolitan Division, which is a crime-fighting unit that responds to high-risk barricaded situations, as well as assists investigators in solving major crimes. Its communications division receives and processes telephone requests and dispatches patrol units. The department additionally features online information related to missing and most wanted people.