Posted May. 17, 2013, 9:19 am
Santa Monica police learned of the potential threat of a gunman on campus at Santa Monica College’s main campus at 8 am Thursday.
Posted May. 16, 2013, 9:15 am
Santa Monica College's main campus at 1900 Pico Boulevard was locked down briefly Thursday morning while authorities investigated and arrested a student claiming to have a gun on campus, who is now believed to be behind making threats at other Los Angeles area schools.
Posted May. 16, 2013, 8:26 am
Opening statements were heard Wednesday in a downtown LA court room in the trial of 47-year-old Kelly Soo Park who is accused in a murder-for-hire plot against aspiring model Juliana Redding in Santa Monica.
Posted May. 15, 2013, 9:28 am
Santa Monica police arrested an aggressive man on Friday, May 3 at a Santa Monica Place restaurant after refusing to pay his bill, then swearing and calling officers names.
Posted May. 14, 2013, 9:22 am
A 25-year-old homeless woman was arrested Thursday, May 2 after being caught stealing from a Santa Monica Rite-Aide store at 2412 Pico Boulevard. The police were called after the woman told the store's loss prevention agent that she was "going to pop" him.
Posted May. 13, 2013, 9:08 am
A housekeeper was arrested Thursday, May 2 after evidence connected her to the ransacking and theft of property from her employer’s Santa Monica home.
Posted May. 9, 2013, 9:09 am
Two Los Angeles teenagers were arrested on Friday, April 26 after they were caught spray painting on Santa Monica signs and fences.
Posted May. 8, 2013, 9:14 am
A Santa Barbara man was arrested Friday, April 26 after he spat on a Nordstrom employee and was found to have an outstanding burglary warrant.
Posted May. 7, 2013, 9:00 am
This story began on Friday, March 29, at 12:23 pm when Community Service Officers from the Santa Monica Police Department went to Fireside Cellars, a beer, wine and spirits retailer located at 1424 Montana Avenue in order to investigate a fraud case.
Posted May. 6, 2013, 9:28 am
DUI checkpoints save lives and dollars. I was happy to hear about the DUI checkpoint conducted by the Santa Monica Police Department on April 19.
Posted May. 6, 2013, 9:15 am
Santa Monica police arrested an 18-year-old man from West Covina on Wednesday, April 24 after he scratched his girlfriend across the chest in a parking structure at Santa Monica College.
Posted Apr. 30, 2013, 10:00 am
Santa Monica police released the above photo today of a man they suspect punched a man unconscious on the dance floor of Zanzibar nightclub at 1301 5th Street just before midnight on Friday, Feb. 22 this year.
Posted Apr. 30, 2013, 8:59 am
A Santa Monica woman aged 19 was charged with domestic violence on Friday, April 19 after pushing her boyfriend out of their apartment and injuring him in the process. At 11:35 am officers of the Santa Monica Police Department went to the 1000 block of Seventh Street after they had received a report of battery.
Posted Apr. 29, 2013, 10:16 am
The Los Angeles county sheriff’s bomb squad responded to the Veterans Administration's West Los Angeles Medical Center at 1301 Wilshire Boulevard Monday morning.
Posted Apr. 29, 2013, 9:04 am
A 27-year-old homeless woman was arrested Tuesday, April 16 after assaulting two people in a random attack on Olympic Boulevard.
Posted Apr. 26, 2013, 1:09 pm
Westbound traffic on the 10 Freeway leading into Santa Monica came to a standstill just before lunch time Friday after a high-speed car chase ended near Bundy Drive.
Posted Apr. 26, 2013, 9:07 am
The Santa Monica Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs this Saturday, April 27.
Posted Apr. 24, 2013, 8:21 am
A man who was hiding inside a Santa Monica living room closet under clothes to avoid arrest was taken into custody Saturday, April 13.
Posted Apr. 23, 2013, 2:10 pm
The main quad at Santa Monica College at 1900 Pico Boulevard was briefly evacuated Tuesday lunch time after a note was found in a bathroom that alluded to a potential bomb threat.
Posted Apr. 23, 2013, 9:05 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 43-year-old homeless man on Thursday, April 11 who threw a rock through a window of a man’s vehicle the day before. This story started on Wednesday, April 10, at 8:04 pm, when officers of the Santa Monica Police Department went to the 500 block of Olympic Drive after receiving a report of vandalism.
Posted Apr. 22, 2013, 12:08 pm
An elderly woman carrying a baby in a Bjorn type carrier was struck by a car on Ocean Avenue near Alta Avenue in Santa Monica just after 10 am last Wednesday.
Posted Apr. 22, 2013, 9:53 am
NBC “Sunday Night Football” announcer Al Michaels was busted for drunk driving Friday night after pulling an illegal U-turn in Santa Monica, not part of a police checkpoint as widely reported.
Posted Apr. 22, 2013, 9:30 am
A 26-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested Thursday, April 11 after a police investigation found he was stealing and altering checks into his own name. At 12:43 pm officers of the Santa Monica Police Department were called out to ZDX Industries (a general contractor and engineering company) located at 3122 Santa Monica Boulevard in order to investigate a case of fraud.
Posted Apr. 22, 2013, 9:24 am
Santa Monica police are investigating a possible robbery kidnapping involving two victims at the Seaview Hotel at 1760 Ocean Avenue on Sunday night.
Posted Apr. 21, 2013, 8:55 am
NBC "Sunday Night Football" announcer Al Michaels was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor DUI just before 10 pm Friday night at a Santa Monica DUI checkpoint, according to reports.