Inauguration Day – Law Enforcement Availability

FilmLAProduction Alerts

As Inauguration Day approaches on January 20th, local officials expect increased staffing demands for law enforcement and public safety personnel.

No filming activity requiring the direct presence of CHP or Sheriffs will be approved for January 20th (Inauguration Day). This means no driving shots, intermittent traffic control, lane closures, or full street closures will be available in areas served by these agencies. 

Similar restrictions may apply in other jurisdictions, as handled on a case-by-case basis.

As always, FilmLA’s Solution Services team is available to assist you in evaluating your plans and options via telephone at 213-977-8600, and at

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