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News, Pch, Smpd

Suspected Suicide Closes PCH for Hours Sunday Night

Posted Sep. 12, 2016, 12:08 pm

On September 11, 2016 at about 10:45 p.m. SMPD Communications Center received multiple calls of a subject down at the 1400 block Pacific Coast Highway.

Traffic

News, Santa Monica, Pch, Traffic

Congestion Leaves Commuters Questioning Traffic Notification System

Posted May. 18, 2016, 1:20 pm

A two-lane closure left only one lane open yesterday on the southbound PCH beginning south of Santa Monica Canyon up to the California Incline.

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News, Santa Monica, Police Department, Pch, 10 Freeway

Early Morning Police Pursuit Ends In Santa Monica

Posted Dec. 26, 2015, 8:14 am

A man suspected of stealing a vehicle from the area served by the Los Angeles Police Department's Olympic Station was spotted in that area this morning and led officers on a pursuit to East Los Angeles and then Santa Monica, authorities said.

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Posted Dec. 31, 1970, 4:00 pm

The aftermath of the fatal crash on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015.

News, Malibu, Celebrity, Pch

Potential Misdemeanor Manslaughter Charge Looms For Jenner Over Malibu Crash

Posted Aug. 20, 2015, 12:46 pm

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department investigators plan to submit evidence to the District Attorney's Office next week that could potentially lead to a misdemeanor manslaughter charge against Caitlyn Jenner over a fatal traffic crash in Malibu, officials said today.

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News, Santa Monica, Police Department, Pch

Two People On Motorcycle Injured In PCH Collision In Santa Monica

Posted Jul. 28, 2015, 4:54 pm

Two people on a motorcycle were injured in a collision just before 4 p.m. in the 1150 block of Pacific Coast Highway, according to the Santa Monica Fire Department.

Latest Malibu news.

News, Malibu, Pch

Caltrans Works To Install Barriers On PCH After Rock Cliff Collapsed Monday

Posted Jul. 21, 2015, 4:19 pm

Caltrans crews worked today to install cement barriers and fencing on a section of Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, where a small section of rock cliff collapsed onto the road Monday night.

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News, Malibu, Police Department, Pch

Car Careens Into Malibu Gas Pump Saturday Night After Clipped By Taxi On PCH

Posted Jun. 28, 2015, 9:30 am

A car that witnesses said was clipped by a taxi cab careened into a gas pump in Malibu Saturday night, causing a fire that did not injure anyone, authorities said.

The stepchildren of the woman killed Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, in a Malibu car crash on the Pacific Coast Highway that involved reality TV star Bruce Jenner has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit.

News, Malibu, Santa Monica, Pch

After PCH Fatalities, Malibu Considers $20 Million PCH Safety Plan

Posted Jun. 22, 2015, 9:54 am

After four traffic fatalities in five months, and more than a dozen crashes serious enough to close Malibu's only main road, the Malibu city council tonight will consider a $20 million package of proposed road improvements.

Latest Malibu news.

News, Malibu, Pch

Malibu Crash Victims Recovering After Two County Firetruck Collisions

Posted Jun. 7, 2015, 9:16 am

Two people were badly hurt in one of two separate crashes involving L.A. County fire trucks, within a quarter mile of each other and at almost the same time, on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu Saturday.

Latest Malibu news.

News, Malibu, Pch

PCH To Close Intermittently Wednesday, Thursday For Rock Slide Netting Installation

Posted May. 26, 2015, 12:57 pm

Pacific Coast Highway will be closed intermittently on Wednesday and Thursday west of Malibu so crews can install netting to help prevent rocks from sliding onto the roadway, authorities said today.

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Posted Dec. 31, 1970, 4:00 pm

News, Malibu, Santa Monica, Pch

New Video Promoting Safety On Pacific Coast Highway Screened In Malibu

Posted May. 10, 2015, 9:19 am

The City of Malibu, Senators Fran Pavley and Ben Allen, Assemblymember Richard Bloom, and the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) held a press conference and screened a new video promoting safety on Pacific Coast Highway (PCH), followed by a bicycle safety rodeo for kids on May 8 as part of the multi-agency efforts to improve safety on PCH.

The stepchildren of the woman killed Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, in a Malibu car crash on the Pacific Coast Highway that involved reality TV star Bruce Jenner has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit.

News, Malibu, Courts, Pch

Stepchildren Of Woman Who Died In Bruce Jenner PCH Crash File Lawsuit

Posted May. 2, 2015, 9:38 am

The stepchildren of a Calabasas woman who died in a multi-car collision involving Bruce Jenner in Malibu filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Friday against the former Olympic champion who says he has long suffered from gender confusion and now identifies as a woman.

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News, Malibu, Police Department, Pch

Overnight PCH Checkpoint Nets One Drunk Driver, Passenger With Open Container

Posted Apr. 18, 2015, 9:19 am

A motorist was arrested and booked for a DUI warrant and a passenger was cited for having an open container during an overnight driver's license/sobriety checkpoint in Malibu, a police sergeant said today.

KCRW aired a segment Tuesday regarding traffic woes in and around Santa Monica.

News, Santa Monica, Pch, Traffic

The Mirror Participates In KCRW Segment On Santa Monica's Traffic Woes

Posted Apr. 2, 2015, 10:39 am

Santa Monica Mirror managing editor Jennifer Eden participated in a KCRW segment on Tuesday that discussed Santa Monica's current traffic woes.

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News, Malibu, Celebrity, Courts, Pch

Man Pleads No Contest To Malibu DUI Crash Involving Jennifer Lopez's Rolls-Royce

Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 8:18 am

A Las Vegas man who crashed a pickup truck into singer Jennifer Lopez's Rolls-Royce in Malibu last September pleaded no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor DUI charge.

Latest police news and updates.

News, Malibu, Police Department, Pch

Authorities Identify Two Victims Killed On PCH West Of Malibu Last Tuesday

Posted Mar. 25, 2015, 10:06 am

Two men from Irvine were publicly identified today as the victims of a collision on Pacific Coast Highway west of Malibu.

Latest Malibu news.

News, Malibu, Police Department, Pch

Pedestrian, 21, Killed In Malibu Hit-And-Run On Pacific Coast Highway

Posted Mar. 10, 2015, 9:37 am

A young driver got out of her car on the side of Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu today and was killed by a hit-and-run motorist, who was arrested in Agoura Hills a short time later, authorities said.

News, Malibu, Santa Monica, Pch

Final Stretch Of Pacific Coast Highway North Of Malibu To Finally Reopen Friday

Posted Feb. 26, 2015, 2:40 pm

The final stretch of Pacific Coast Highway north of Malibu that was closed in early December due to storm-driven mud and rock slides will reopen tomorrow, clearing the path for motorists traveling between Los Angeles and Ventura counties.

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Posted Dec. 31, 1970, 4:00 pm

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News, Malibu, Police Department, Pch

Mule Struck On Pacific Coast Highway In Malibu

Posted Jan. 19, 2015, 9:00 am

A mule that got out of its pen was struck by a car on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu today, and a veterinarian later euthanized the injured animal.

The highway is expected to remain closed for three to four weeks.

News, Malibu, Santa Monica, Pch

Caltrans Climbers To Dislodge Boulders Along Closed Pacific Coast Highway

Posted Jan. 6, 2015, 9:26 am

Caltrans climbers will rappel down a roughly 150-foot slope along Pacific Coast Highway today to dislodge boulders that could roll into cars along a closed section of the road just north of Malibu.

The highway is expected to remain closed for three to four weeks.

News, Malibu, Transportation, Santa Monica, Pch

Pacific Coast Highway Debris Closure Between Malibu & Oxnard Extended

Posted Jan. 5, 2015, 9:22 am

Caltrans officials now say it will be the end of the month before Pacific Coast Highway can be reopened to traffic between Malibu and Oxnard.

Caltrans says last week’s heavy rains caused 12 to 15 mud, rock, and debris slides along Pacific Coast Highway.

News, Malibu, Santa Monica, Pch

Pacific Coast Highway To Be Closed For 3-4 Weeks

Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 2:24 pm

Rock- and mudslides along of Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County will keep the coastal route closed for three or four weeks, authorities said today.

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