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Independent Review Coming for Santa Monica Police’s Handling of Civic Unrest

June 11, 2020

June 11, 2020

Over 60,000 supporters of petition to recall Santa Monica police chief By Sam Catanzaro As over 60,000 people have signed...

Officers Taken to Hospital After SMPD Vehicles Collide

March 19, 2020

March 19, 2020

Two SMPD vehicles collide Thursday afternoon By Sam Catanzaro Two Santa Monica police vehicles collided at high-speed in Santa Monica...

Man Assaulted While Sleeping in Alley

February 17, 2020

February 17, 2020

Victim suffers head injuries Monday morning By Sam Catanzaro A man was assaulted while sleeping in an alley Monday morning,...

Man Arrested For Throwing Molotov Cocktails in Santa Monica

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

Suspect in custody for possession of explosive device By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica police are investigating a man suspected of...

Suspicious Device Found on Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica

November 19, 2019

November 19, 2019

Wilshire Boulevard at 21st Street closed off Tuesday afternoon. Photo: Sam Catanzaro.

Honoring Fallen SMPD Officer Rashad Riley

October 30, 2019

October 30, 2019

Riley Youth Foundation will host its inaugural fundraising gala, a “Journey to Success” By Keldine Hull On Friday, November 1,...

Transient Pleads No Contest to Strangling Two Homeless Women in Santa Monica Over a Decade Ago

October 16, 2019

October 16, 2019

Edric Dashell Gross sentenced to 22 years in state prison By Sam Catanzaro On Tuesday, October 15 Edric Dashell Gross,...

19-Year-Old Santa Monican Dead After Shot by Brother

August 27, 2019

August 27, 2019

Updated 1:55 p.m. August 27, 2019 Shooting occurs in Wilshire-Montana area Sunday evening By Sam Catanzaro A 19-year-old Santa Monica...

SMPD Looking for Additional Victims in Elder Abuse Scheme

May 18, 2019

May 18, 2019

By Staff Writer The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) is asking the public’s assistance in locating additional victims who may...

Questions Raised After SM Police Detain Man for Riding Bike on Sidewalk

April 18, 2019

April 18, 2019

Video shows Santa Monica police arresting Dwayne Sampson on April 12.  By Cailley Chella A cell phone video uploaded over...