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News, Santa Monica, Police


Posted Sep. 18, 2016, 12:51 pm

Broken Rules Britannia. On Sunday, September 4, at 12:20 p.m. officers of the Santa Monica Police Department were called out to The Britannia (a British themed pub and restaurant), located at 318 Santa Monica Boulevard, in order to investigate a report of vandalism.

Bystanders Flock to Help Injured Motorcyclist, Who Collided With a Nissan Murano Late Tuesday Morning

Santa Monica, Smpd, Police, Motorcycle, Smfd, Crash

Bystanders Flock to Help Injured Motorcyclist on Ocean Park

Posted Aug. 2, 2016, 11:23 am

Bystanders were shocked this morning, August 2, at a crash on Ocean Park Boulevard and Centinela Avenue between a motorcyclist and a black Nissan Murano. The motorcyclist suffered some head trauma, with bleeding visible to bystanders.

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Police, Police Blotter

The Latest Police Blotters

Posted May. 7, 2016, 6:00 am

Santa Monica Police Department responded to an audible burglar alarm at the Rustic Canyon Wine Bar and Restaurant located at 1119 Wilshire Boulevard

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News, Apb, Santa Monica, Police

ABP: The latest in Santa Monica Police Department happenings.

Posted Feb. 7, 2016, 8:00 am

ABP: The latest in Santa Monica Police Department happenings.

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News, Apb, Police

APB: Santa Monica Police Happenings

Posted Jan. 28, 2016, 12:48 pm

An editorial round up of Santa Monica Police Happenings.

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News, Apb, Santa Monica, Police

APB: The Latest Police Round Up

Posted Jan. 22, 2016, 2:35 pm

Police Round Up from Tim Broughton.

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News, Apb, Police

Alert: Police Blotter

Posted Jan. 15, 2016, 3:27 pm

Our weekly APB series that injects some minor editorial into certain police activities in Santa Monica.

Latest police news and updates.

News, Marina Del Rey, Police

Marina del Rey Security Guard Charged With Murder

Posted Sep. 6, 2015, 9:57 am

A former security guard at a Marina del Rey apartment complex was convicted today of first-degree murder for gunning down his supervisor.

The “Rolled Sleeves Bandit” has been linked to seven bank robberies since November, including Santa Monica.

News, Police Department, Police

Santa Monica Bank Robber - AKA "Rolled-Sleeves Bandit" - Gets FIve Years Prison

Posted Jun. 29, 2015, 9:19 am

A former Newport Beach dentist dubbed the "rolled-sleeves bandit" was sentenced today to five years in federal prison for the theft of more than $21,000 from seven banks on the Southern California coast.

News, Santa Monica, Smpd, Police, Policy

Santa Monica Police To Target Bicyclist Infractions This Month

Posted Jul. 6, 2014, 8:19 pm

The Santa Monica Police Dept.’s traffic unit will target bad behavior by bicyclists this month.

News, Malibu, Santa Monica, Pch, Traffic, Police, California Incline

Rock-Thrower, Possible Jumper Causes PCH Shutdown At California Incline

Posted Jul. 6, 2014, 8:04 pm

Police closed both directions of Pacific Coast Highway north of the California Incline for three hours on July 6, as a man reportedly threw rocks at the busy road.

News, Santa Monica, Smpd, Events, Things To Do In Santa Monica, Police, Summer

SMPD Hosts Summer Kick Off Event This Morning

Posted May. 31, 2014, 12:05 am

The Santa Monica Police Dept. and Chief Jacqueline Seabrooks are hosting a ‘Summer Kick-Off’ event at the Public Safety Facility located at 333 Olympic Drive on Saturday, May 31st from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.. The event will take place between the City Hall building and the Public Safety Facility.

News, Santa Monica, Police, Memorial Day Weekend

CHP: 19 Deaths And More Than 1,000 Arrests During Memorial Day Weekend

Posted May. 27, 2014, 12:00 am

Nineteen people were killed in traffic accidents on freeways statewide over Memorial Day weekend, and three of them died in Los Angeles County, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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Half-Naked Man Runs Into Traffic Before Being Arrested

Posted May. 26, 2014, 12:00 am

Loss Of Bladder Control

News, Santa Monica, Police

Drunk Man Arrested At Convenience Store After Making Explosive Claims

Posted May. 22, 2014, 7:52 am

Alert Police Blotter: Call The FBI!

News, Lapd, Police, Beverly Hills

LAPD Officer Killed In Cement Truck Collision Remembered

Posted May. 21, 2014, 7:49 am

Funeral services were held on May 20 for Los Angeles Police Dept. Det. Ernest L. Allen, who was killed when a cement mixer struck his pickup truck along a winding, hilly stretch of road in Beverly Hills.

News, Apb, Santa Monica, Crimes, Smpd, Police

Santa Monica Cops Arrest Trio Of Burglary Thieves In Montebello

Posted May. 21, 2014, 7:44 am

Is This The Way To Montebello?

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Santa Monica Woman Arrested After Assaulting Boyfriend Inside Apartment

Posted May. 20, 2014, 7:40 am

Alert Police Blotter: Attention Seeker?

News, Santa Monica, Police, Culver City

Man With Alzheimer's Wandered From Culver City To Santa Monica

Posted May. 20, 2014, 6:00 am

A 62-year-old man reported as missing apparently took a walk from Culver City home to Santa Monica and back.

News, Apb, Santa Monica, Police Department, Crimes, Police, Homeless

Santa Monica Police Arrest Homeless Man On Bike For Possessing Meth

Posted May. 19, 2014, 8:00 am

Alert Police Blotter: Not Going With The Flow.

Apb, Santa Monica, Police

Santa Monica Police Arrest Man For Punching Starbucks Customer In Head

Posted May. 16, 2013, 8:35 am

A Hollywood man, aged 44, was arrested Saturday, May 4 after punching a Starbucks customer in the head for no apparent reason. At 11:50 am Santa Monica Police Department went to the area of Fifth Street and Arizona Avenue after they had been informed of an assault that had just happened.

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