Santa Monica Employee Charged with Child Sexual Abuse, Pleads Not Guilty

Eric Uller faces three counts of lewd acts upon a child, two counts of oral copulation of a person under 18 and one count of...
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Octogenarian ‘Sex Tourist’ Who Once Lived in Santa Monica Gets 10 Years in Prison:

An 81-year-old pedophile who previously served time for molesting a Southern California child was sentenced today to 10 years in federal prison for having...
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Decomposed Body Found Near Rocky Jetty in Playa del Rey:

An autopsy was pending today on a man whose badly decomposed body was found along the rocks of Ballona Creek in Playa del Rey....
Santa Monica Police are seeking help with information about Equonne Howard's crimes.

SMPD Arrest Man Linked to Verizon Burglary, False Reports, IED:

The Santa Monica Police Department is calling for information about a series of linked crimes involving false report calls, a commercial burglary, and an...

UCSB Shooting Leaves 7 Dead; Shooter Identified:

Elliot Rodger, a 22-year-old Woodland Hills native, identified himself on the Internet as a man with a plan to kill female college students at...

Santa Monica Cops Arrest Trio Of Burglary Thieves In Montebello:

Santa Monica police tracked down and arrested three men in Montebello on Wednesday, May 8 after they smashed into a car and stole an...

Ocean Park Vandalized By Tire Slasher:

Someone has slashed the tires of an estimated 82 vehicles in the Ocean Park neighborhood of Santa Monica, it was reported by at least...

Santa Monica Woman Arrested After Assaulting Boyfriend Inside Apartment:

A 38-year-old Santa Monica woman was arrested on Thursday, May 8, after assaulting her boyfriend, then later attacked jail personnel. At a time...

Santa Monica Police Arrest Homeless Man On Bike For Possessing Meth:

Santa Monica police arrested a 30-year-old homeless man on Friday, May 9 after he was found in possession of meth while riding against the...
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APB: Man Arrested On Domestic Violence, Petty Theft Charges:

Heartbreak Motel. On Tuesday, April 17, at 11:00 a.m., officers of the Santa Monica Police Department went to the Palm Motel at 2020 14th...