Updated Mar 25, 2024 - World

Sean "Diddy" Combs' homes raided amid sex trafficking probe

Sean "Diddy" Combs attends Sean "Diddy" Combs Fulfills $1 Million Pledge To Howard University At Howard Homecoming – Yardfest at Howard University on October 20, 2023 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/Getty Images for Sean "Diddy" Combs)

Sean "Diddy" Combs in Washington, D.C., in October. Photo: Shareif Ziyadat/Getty Images for Sean "Diddy" Combs

The Los Angeles and Miami homes of Sean "Diddy" Combs were raided by law enforcement on Monday.

The big picture: The rapper and producer is facing a federal investigation into sex trafficking allegations. He has denied all allegations leveled against him.

Combination images of federal raids on Sean "Diddy" Combs' homes in Los Angeles (L) and Miami Beach.
Combination images of law enforcement raids on Sean "Diddy" Combs' homes in Los Angeles, California, (L) and Miami Beach, Florida. Photo: MEGA/GC Images via Getty Images; Giorgio Viera/AFP via Getty Images

State of play: "Earlier today, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New York executed law enforcement actions as part of an ongoing investigation, with assistance from HSI Los Angeles, HSI Miami, and our local law enforcement partners," Homeland Security Investigations said in a statement.

  • The agency said it will share further information as it becomes available.
  • Diddy's representatives did not immediately respond to Axios' request for comment.

Catch up quick: Four separate plaintiffs have filed civil lawsuits against Diddy, accusing him of rape, sex trafficking a minor and assault among other alleged abuses.

  • After the fourth suit was filed, Diddy responded in a December social media post denying allegations of wrongdoing:

Editor's note: This article has been updated with images from the law enforcement raids.

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