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Man Who Extorted Santa Monicans With Gay Sex Ads Pleads Guilty

January 9, 2020

January 9, 2020

Tyler Buchanan faces 10 years in federal prison By Sam Catanzaro A man has pleaded guilty to using Craigslist, among...

Controversial Housing Bill SB 50 is Back

January 8, 2020

January 8, 2020

Sen. Scott Wiener offers amended version of bill that would override local control for housing developments near transit and job...

‘They Were Powerless to Stop the City’: Plaintiffs in Voting Rights Case File Brief

January 7, 2020

January 7, 2020

Pico Neighborhood Association files brief asking appeals Court to uphold district election ruling By Sam Catanzaro Plaintiffs in a voting...

Police Continue to Search for Motive in Venice Homeless Shelter Bomb Threat

January 5, 2020

January 5, 2020

Bomb threat at under-construction bridge housing facility under investigation By Sam Catanzaro Police continue to investigate several explosive-like devices that...

Santa Monica Mountains May Soon Be Rat-Poison Free

January 4, 2020

January 4, 2020

Malibu City Council’s anticoagulant rodenticide ban faces possible legal challenges By Sam Catanzaro Following a string of mountain lion deaths...

Prowler Escapes North of Montana Manhunt

January 2, 2020

January 2, 2020

K9, helicopter unable to find prowler Wednesday night By Sam Catanzaro A suspected prowler escaped an aerial and K9 manhunt...

UCLA Study Suggests Algorithm Can Prevent Homelessness

December 24, 2019

December 24, 2019

Nearly half of instances of homelessness predicted in study By Sam Catanzaro Researchers at UCLA recently were able to accurately...

Dumpster Fire Behind Huntley Hotel Under Investigation

December 22, 2019

December 22, 2019

Fire breaks out Sunday morning By Sam Catanzaro Arson investigators are attempting to determine the cause of a fire that...

Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Getting Hit by Car

December 22, 2019

December 22, 2019

Pedestrian hit by car Friday in Downtown Santa Monica By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica police have confirmed that a pedestrian...

Santa Monica Hotel Protections to Take Effect January 1

December 19, 2019

December 19, 2019

U.S. District Court issues order to allow City of Santa Monica’s Hotel Worker Protection Ordinance to take effect  By Sam...