If I were to work in the LA Area and you made me pick between the two, I'd choose LASD. LA County is huge and you have the ability to work in South-Central LA, the high desert or even in Agoura Hills. I also like the look of tan/green better than LAPD blue. :D
Besides that Samuel guy is pretty cool. ;)
"Cheshire Puss," she began, rather timidly... "Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?"
"That depends a good deal on where you want to get to," said the Cat.
"I don't much care where..." said Alice.
"Then it doesn't matter which way you go," said the Cat.
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland