BREAKING: Big Blue Bus Employee Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Transit Operations Superintendent Larry Jamieson arrested according to interoffice communication.  By Sam Catanzaro A City of Santa Monica Transit Operations employee has been arrested on charges...

Woman Commits Suicide by Jumping Off Santa Monica Parking Structure

By Sam Catanzaro Around 8:34 a.m. on Saturday, December 1, a woman jumped to her death off Parking Structure #4 on 2nd Street in Downtown...

SMPD Receives $250,000 Grant to Combat Dangerous Driving

Increased DUI checkpoints, traffic stops. By Staff Writer In 2016, 3,623 people were killed in auto crashes across California, a 7 percent increase from 2015,...

Woman Shot, Wounded After Argument in Santa Monica Liquor Store Parking Lot

Shooter still at large, victim in stable condition.   By Sam Catanzaro  A woman was shot and wounded Friday night in the parking lot of Eddies Liquor &...

Eric Uller, Santa Monica Employee Accused of Child Molestation, Found Dead in his Apartment

Initial reports indicate suicide. By Sam Catanzaro.  Eric Uller, the former City of Santa Monica employee who was charged with molesting children in a series...

Man Arrested for Breaking Into Occupied Ocean Park Apartment, Entering Bedroom

Santa Monica Police Department officers book Derek Dunfee for burglary.  By Sam Catanzaro Wednesday night a man in Santa Monica was arrested for breaking into an...

Uber Driver Charged with Kidnapping Passengers in Santa Monica

Khaled Elsayedsa Ali faces up to 23 years in state prison.  By Sam Catanzaro The Uber driver who was arrested for kidnapping four passengers in Santa Monica...

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...

Santa Monica Man Arrested for Carrying Burglary Tools and Methamphetamine

Christian Lawrence Fuller in custody at Santa Monica jail.  By Sam Catanzaro  A man has been arrested by the Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) for having...

Man Handed 36 Months Probation For Hurling Racial Slurs at African American Women

Frederic A. Shinerock sentenced for battery on school grounds and disturbing the peace by offensive words.  By Staff Writer On Thursday, November 1, Frederic A. Shinerock was sentenced...