Dead Body Found Under Santa Monica Pier, Murder Possible

Sixth murder of 2018 under investigation.  By Sam Catanzaro A dead body has been found by the Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) under the Santa Monica...

L.A. Bars Open Until 4 a.m.?

California lawmakers pass a pilot program that would extend alcohol sales.  By Tor Marom Santa Monica and Los Angeles may have different regulations on the books...

Edify TV: Culver City Drones

The Culver City Police Department wants to deploy drones but some residents worry that this will lead to over-policing and infringe on privacy. Others,...

Double Murder Suspect Chased Through Santa Monica Streets

Driver leads LAPD officers through Santa Monica. By Sam Catanzaro A double homicide suspect led Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) officers through a car chase...

BREAKING: Body Found in Santa Monica Parking Lot

By Sam Catanzaro The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) have discovered the body of a man in City Parking Lot #4 on 2nd Street in Santa...

BREAKING: Man Charged for Attempted Murder in Santa Monica

Suspect in custody for Aug. 23 Pier shooting incident.  By Sam Catanzaro The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) has identified a man in a shooting incident on...

BREAKING: Woman Shot on SM Pier

Shooter remains at large, victim in stable condition. By Sam Catanzaro At 6:05 a.m. Thursday morning, a woman was shot in the thigh at...

Man Found Guilty of Juan Castillo Murder

Sherwin Mendoza Espinosa faces 40 to life. By Sam Catanzaro A Los Angeles man has been found guilty in the 2017 murder of an 18-year...

National Night Out in Santa Monica

By Charles Trepany In an era when several high profile shootings have put public-police relations under increased scrutiny, one annual event in Santa Monica brought...

Catch and Release

Photos: @SantaMonicaPD Twitter. Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) began a concerted Bird and Lime catch “education and enforcement campaign on the beach bike...