Posted Jul. 23, 2014, 9:14 am
A brawl between two men at a Santa Monica residential complex on Saturday, July 12 escalated to both men being arrested – one charged with attempted murder after producing a knife and stabbing the other man during the fight.
Posted Jul. 22, 2014, 9:26 am
Are you interested in becoming an officer of the Santa Monica Police Department? If so, applications are being accepted until Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.
Posted Jul. 22, 2014, 9:17 am
Santa Monica police are asking for the public’s help in finding a suspect who assaulted a woman and tried to kidnap her while she was walking to her car at the AO Apartments in Santa Monica.
Posted Jul. 22, 2014, 9:06 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 21-year-old homeless man on Saturday, July 12 after being caught riding a bicycle stolen from a Santa Monica Pier rental business.
Posted Jul. 21, 2014, 9:21 am
A 33-year-old homeless man picked the wrong person to get aggressive toward in Palisades Park on Wednesday, July 2 – an off duty police officer. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department were called out to the 1500 block of Palisades Park at 5:16 pm on this day in order to respond to a report of a man being assaulted by an intoxicated man.
Posted Jul. 20, 2014, 8:59 am
A woman was pronounced dead at the scene and two people were transported to UCLA Medical Center with injuries after a head-on collision in Westwood, a traffic detective said today.
Posted Jul. 17, 2014, 8:18 am
A 35-year-old man was arrested on Sunday, July 6 after causing a public nuisance while intoxicated near the Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Jul. 16, 2014, 9:11 am
Bail was not granted to a Los Angeles man on Saturday, July 5 after he was caught rummaging through a subterranean parking garage with burglary tools.
Posted Jul. 15, 2014, 8:50 am
A 63-year-old homeless woman yelling racial slurs inside a Santa Monica bank was arrested on Thursday, July 3.
Posted Jul. 14, 2014, 8:57 am
Santa Monica police arrested an aggressive Sacramento man on Wednesday, July 2 after assaulting a security guard. Santa Monica Place security personnel alerted officers of the Santa Monica Police Department at 8:45 pm on this day that a belligerent and evidently unreasonable individual was in the immediate area and was in the process of yelling and shouting obscenities at mall customers.
Posted Jul. 10, 2014, 8:50 am
An illegal fireworks vendor was arrested on Thursday, June 26 after the Santa Monica Police Department conducted a successful sting operation.
Posted Jul. 9, 2014, 9:01 am
Bail was not granted to a 65-year-old Los Angeles man on Thursday, June 26 after going into a violent frenzy at a Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf after staff refused to refill his Starbucks cup at a discounted price.
Posted Jul. 8, 2014, 8:44 am
A 64-year-old man was arrested and charged with public intoxication on Wednesday, June 25 after attracting attention to himself on Main Street.
Posted Jul. 7, 2014, 2:06 pm
Santa Monica police arrested a 33-year-old Long Beach man on Tuesday, June 24 after being caught using a concealed camera to film up young teenage girls’ skirts.
Posted Jul. 5, 2014, 9:13 am
For the month of July, Santa Monica police will crack down on bicyclists who fail to follow the rules of the road.
Posted Jul. 3, 2014, 8:17 am
California Highway Patrol officers will be out in force this Fourth of July weekend, beginning today, on the lookout for people driving while impaired.
Posted Jul. 3, 2014, 8:04 am
Bail was set at $100,000 for a Colorado man on Saturday, June 21 after he caused an injury to a child while driving recklessly in Santa Monica. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department received a call requesting their assistance regarding some unknown trouble at the Saint John’s Hospital Emergency Room at 11:38 pm on this day.
Posted Jul. 2, 2014, 8:54 am
A 51-year-old woman was arrested and detained under an ICE investigation on Friday, June 20 after illegally vending on the beach then assaulting two City code enforcement officers.
Posted Jul. 1, 2014, 9:38 am
The movie "WHITEY: United States of America v. James J. Bulger" (currently in local release) opens with a media montage of “Whitey” Bulger’s 2011 capture in Santa Monica after 16-years on the run.
Posted Jul. 1, 2014, 9:11 am
Police asked for the public's help today in finding a man in his 20s wanted for indecent exposure in Culver City Park.
Posted Jul. 1, 2014, 9:07 am
The person suspected of stealing a silver Toyota Tacoma truck from a Vons supermarket parking lot in Santa Monica on Monday was arrested within minutes.
Posted Jul. 1, 2014, 8:59 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 51-year-old beach thief on Friday, June 20 and were able to return stolen items from three different theft victims.
Posted Jun. 30, 2014, 9:35 am
Santa Monica police will conduct a motorcycle safety enforcement operation on Sunday, July 6 at undisclosed locations across the city in an effort to lower deaths and injuries.
Posted Jun. 30, 2014, 9:12 am
A Marina del Rey man carrying a white umbrella was arrested on Thursday, June 19 soon after being seen smashing a rear window of a Volkswagen Beetle.
Posted Jun. 26, 2014, 8:02 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 23-year-old woman of Dallas, Texas on Sunday, June 15 after being caught inside a hotel bathroom with cocaine.