Posted Mar. 12, 2014, 9:05 am
Bail was not granted to a 51-year-old Santa Monica man with two bench warrants on Saturday, March 1 after a police officer came across him rummaging through a recycling container while being in possession of a controlled substance.
Posted Mar. 11, 2014, 8:39 am
An 18-year-old female from Paris, France was arrested on Thursday Feb. 27 after attacking her boyfriend with a kitchen knife, cutting his wrist.
Posted Mar. 10, 2014, 10:27 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 64-year-old man on Wednesday Feb. 26 after using a hammer to injure another man during a fight inside a residence.
Posted Mar. 6, 2014, 8:50 am
A 19-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested on Sunday, Feb. 23 after mugging a man of his cell phone, money, and credit card at knifepoint.
Posted Mar. 5, 2014, 9:00 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 50-year-old homeless man on Thursday, Feb. 20 for attacking a man with a stick.
Posted Mar. 4, 2014, 9:01 am
A 51-year-old Santa Monica man was arrested on Wednesday, Feb.19 for failing to pay for a cab ride to a Venice restaurant.
Posted Mar. 3, 2014, 9:12 am
A 24-year-old Santa Monica man was arrested on Wednesday, Feb. 19 after slashing another man’s fingers with a small knife after an argument escalated at a bar.
Posted Mar. 2, 2014, 8:08 am
Dear Editor, As a resident of Santa Monica for 17 years, I would like to bring your attention to a very important and ever-growing problem of a necessity of STOP signs where alleys meet the sidewalk.
Posted Feb. 27, 2014, 7:48 am
A Santa Monica resident was able to recover his stolen bicycle with the help of the Santa Monica Police Department on Friday, Feb. 14 after spotting it for sale on the website Craigslist.
Posted Feb. 26, 2014, 8:49 am
A 33-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested Thursday, Feb. 13 after he failed to make any attempt to repay nearly $50,000 he had stolen from his employer, One West Bank.
Posted Feb. 25, 2014, 8:39 am
A 37-year-old resident from Murrieta in Riverside County was arrested on Thursday, Feb. 13 after assaulting an 82-year-old street performer on the Third Street Promenade.
Posted Feb. 24, 2014, 9:04 am
A Valentine’s Day break-up backfired on Friday, Feb. 14 for a 20-year-old Santa Monica woman who was arrested after slapping her boyfriend when he was trying to convince her to stay together with him.
Posted Feb. 23, 2014, 8:54 am
A DUI/Driver’s License checkpoint held in Malibu on the Pacific Coast Highway on Friday night netted 19 arrested.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:37 am
A car chase that reached speeds of 120 mph cut through Santa Monica on the Pacific Coast Highway on Thursday night, which ended with the dramatic arrest of a driver and two passengers in Malibu after a PIT maneuver.
Posted Feb. 21, 2014, 9:22 am
A 38-year-old Inglewood man accused of killing a Santa Monica mother in a hit-and-run incident in October 2013 was sentenced Wednesday to one year in County jail moments after he pleaded no contest.
Posted Feb. 20, 2014, 8:07 am
Bail was not granted to a 59-year-old homeless man on Sunday, Feb. 9 after he was caught exposing his genitals to passers by, including a young child.
Posted Feb. 20, 2014, 8:04 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 44-year-old woman on Saturday, Feb. 8 after an argument with her sister escalated into a fight.
Posted Feb. 19, 2014, 2:34 pm
Just several days before their 29th birthdays, twin brothers from Los Angeles each pled to one count of assault in court on Monday relating to their attack of a group in the early morning hours of July 4, 2013 where a Santa Monica man was stabbed in the neck.
Posted Feb. 19, 2014, 9:11 am
A 38-year-old homeless man was arrested on Thursday, Feb. 6 after letting himself into a Santa Monica Police Department patrol car and fondling the controls of the police computer system.
Posted Feb. 18, 2014, 9:04 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 50-year-old homeless man on Thursday, Feb. 6 after causing a scene when asked for identification after trying to use a debit card with an activation sticker still attached to it.
Posted Feb. 17, 2014, 7:56 am
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Malibu/Lost Hills Station will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint this Friday, Feb. 21 in the City of Malibu between the hours of 7 pm to 3 am.
Posted Feb. 13, 2014, 9:19 am
A 17-year-old girl from Minnesota and a 22-year-old homeless woman were arrested on Saturday, Feb. 1 after stealing sunglasses from a store on the Third Street Promenade and fleeing to a nearby hotel.
Posted Feb. 13, 2014, 9:13 am
A 22-year-old man who refused to give his address was arrested on Friday, Jan. 31 after stealing $34.75 worth of merchandise from a Santa Monica Rite Aid store.
Posted Feb. 13, 2014, 9:05 am
A 28-year-old Santa Monica woman was arrested on Saturday, Feb. 1 after punching her boyfriend in the face, causing him to bleed around his mouth.
Posted Feb. 12, 2014, 8:59 am
A 36-year-old woman was arrested on Friday, Jan. 31 after causing a scene at a local motel then breaking a video camera inside a police car after she was arrested for public drunkenness.