Posted May. 27, 2015, 9:54 am
Manhattan Beach police are seeking public help to find a 67-year-old schizophrenic man who has been missing for nearly a week.
Posted May. 27, 2015, 9:21 am
A 20-year-old man was arrested on Saturday, May 16, shortly after entering a residence, asking if it was for sale. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department received a report of suspicious circumstances at 8 am at a residence in the 500 block of Palisades Avenue, so they went to the location in order to investigate.
Posted May. 26, 2015, 9:26 am
Two deputies injured in a single-vehicle crash as they responded to a call have been released from the hospital, sheriff's officials said Monday.
Posted May. 26, 2015, 9:20 am
A 50-year-old homeless woman was arrested on Saturday, May 16, for being drunk in public and refusing to answer questions from a Santa Monica police officer.
Posted May. 25, 2015, 9:50 am
Reports of a man with a gun on a Venice Street turned out to be false alarm, but a suspect was taken into custody for disorderly conduct, police said today.
Posted May. 25, 2015, 9:34 am
It is your turn to “Ask the Chief” this Tuesday May 26, 2015 from 7-8 pm live on CityTV 16 of Santa Monica!
Posted May. 25, 2015, 9:13 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 33-year-old homeless man on Friday, May 15, after discovering he was in possession of a stolen laptop computer while riding illegally on the sidewalk.
Posted May. 21, 2015, 10:56 am
A homeless person originally from Yacolt, Washington, was arrested in Santa Monica on Monday, May 4, after threatening to stab a person with a pair of scissors.
Posted May. 21, 2015, 8:39 am
Los Angeles County prosecutors declined to file charges against more than a dozen Venice High School students who were suspected of being members of a ring that allegedly sexually assaulted a pair of girls both on and off campus, it was announced Wednesday.
Posted May. 21, 2015, 8:35 am
A 33-year-old man charged in a series of attacks on women in Santa Monica and West Los Angeles was behind bars today on $2 million bail.
Posted May. 21, 2015, 8:33 am
A 25-year-old Santa Monica woman was arrested on Friday, May 8, after assaulting her mother who was trying to put a stop to her daughter’s drinking problem.
Posted May. 20, 2015, 9:36 am
The Santa Monica Police Department will be conducting two specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operations on Saturday, May 23, and Wednesday, May 27, in an effort to reduce motorcycle related deaths and injuries.
Posted May. 20, 2015, 9:19 am
A Santa Monica man was arrested and charged with domestic violence on Friday, May 8, after assaulting his girlfriend during an argument. A woman entered the Santa Monica Police Department front lobby at 10:15 pm and told them that she had been the victim of a battery.
Posted May. 19, 2015, 9:50 am
The Santa Monica Police Department’s Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint this Saturday, May 23, at an undisclosed location within city limits. The operation will take place between the hours of 7 pm and 3 am.
Posted May. 19, 2015, 9:11 am
A dramatic car chase involving two men who robbed an AT&T store on Saturday, May 9, ended in the arrest of one suspect while the other is still at large.
Posted May. 18, 2015, 9:16 am
A 55-year-old intoxicated homeless man was arrested on Saturday, May 2, after spitting on a Santa Monica police vehicle and then a police officer.
Posted May. 17, 2015, 9:14 am
Eighteen hours after a large, pressurized natural gas line burst because a utility crew hit it, gas flow was cut off and 100 evacuees were allowed to begin returning home today.
Posted May. 15, 2015, 8:50 am
A naked man repeatedly resisted lifesavers' efforts to save him after he ran into the Pacific Ocean in Redondo Beach Thursday night to avoid a police pursuit.
Posted May. 14, 2015, 9:54 am
The Santa Monica Police Department is reminding motorists to Click It or Ticket. As part of the national seat belt enforcement campaign, law enforcement agencies around the country will be stepping up enforcement May 18-30, to help save lives by cracking down on those who don’t buckle up.
Posted May. 14, 2015, 8:35 am
Bail was set at $35,000 for a 24-year-old Los Angeles resident on Saturday, May 2, after being found in possession of a firearm in the vehicle of an active gang member.
Posted May. 13, 2015, 9:03 am
A 26-year-old Anaheim man was arrested on Friday, May 1, after getting into a scuffle then hitting a man with a bottle across the face.
Posted May. 12, 2015, 9:10 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 29-year-old Los Angeles man on Friday, May 1, after stealing two cigars from a local business, then being caught smoking them shortly after in Palisades Park.
Posted May. 11, 2015, 11:38 am
An investigation is continuing into a fatal crash involving a 16-year-old Santa Monica High freshman Sunday night when he ran a red light at the intersection of Olympic and 26th on his motorized scooter into an incoming car.
Posted May. 11, 2015, 9:08 am
A 21-year-old Las Vegas woman was arrested for assaulting a customer at a Santa Monica Tender Greens restaurant on Friday, May 1.
Posted May. 9, 2015, 9:47 am
The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) will step up Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations on Monday, May 11, and Friday, May 15, with focused enforcement on primary collision factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists.