Posted Dec. 10, 2013, 9:00 am
A 19-year-old Lemon Grove man was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 27 after trying to buy two iPhones at a Santa Monica Apple store using a fraudulent Visa card and a fake ID.
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 9:04 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 26-year-old Lynwood man on parole on Thursday, Nov. 28 after he was spotted eating and living in a house while the homeowners were away.
Posted Dec. 5, 2013, 6:07 pm
Westchester resident Cara Maree Cameron pleaded no contest Thursday in the Los Angeles Superior Court to vehicular manslaughter after striking and killing Australian tourist Gary Mara in Santa Monica while she was driving under the influence of alcohol last year.
Posted Dec. 5, 2013, 7:48 am
A 28-year-old homeless man was arrested on Saturday, Nov. 23 after visiting a Santa Monica T.J. Maxx store, trying on pants, a jacket, pair of gloves, and beanie, and then leaving the store without paying.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:34 am
Santa and his Santa Monica public safety helpers will be distributing good cheer and thousands of candy canes as part of the 21st annual "Candy Cane Drive” this Saturday, Dec. 7.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:06 am
A 38-year-old Venice resident was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 20 after harassing customers and a cashier at a Mobil Gas Station in Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 11:15 am
Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) West Los Angeles detectives are investigating a shooting on Monday night in the area near where La Cienega meets the 10 Freeway.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 9:14 am
The Los Angeles County Coroner's office is still trying to locate family members of a 54-year-old homeless man killed crossing Lincoln Boulevard in Santa Monica on Oct. 9.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 8:54 am
A 44-year-old Santa Monica woman was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 20 on a domestic violence charge after she drunkenly punched and slapped her boyfriend while he was trying to go to sleep on a couch.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013, 9:02 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 49-year-old convicted felon on Tuesday, Nov. 19 after finding the man in possession of a taser.
Posted Nov. 28, 2013, 9:02 am
Santa Monica dog walker Rebecca McGroerty pleaded not guilty to child endangerment on Tuesday at the LAX branch courthouse stemming from an alleged incident in October this year where a 10-year-old Staffordshire Terrier in her care bit a four-year-old girl on the leg.
Posted Nov. 28, 2013, 8:58 am
Bail was set at $50,000 on Friday, Nov. 15 for a 60-year-old Santa Monica who stole a key from his ex-partner’s residence then pushed her to the floor when the victim tried to stop him.
Posted Nov. 27, 2013, 9:14 am
The Los Angeles County Coroner’s assistant chief Ed Winter has identified the man who walked off the roof of Medical Centre of Santa Monica on Monday and fatally fell to the ground as 25-year-old Santa Monica resident Daniel William Schast.
Posted Nov. 27, 2013, 8:25 am
Bail was set at $20,000 for a Santa Monica CVS store cashier who admitted to stealing $1,220 from the store on Thursday, Nov. 21.
Posted Nov. 26, 2013, 9:42 am
A 19-year-old homeless man was arrested on Thursday, Nov. 14 after stealing a scarf and some socks from two stores at Santa Monica Place then trying to sell them to people who were passing by.
Posted Nov. 25, 2013, 5:07 pm
Santa Monica police are investigating a suicide after a man allegedly "walked off" the roof of Medical Centre of Santa Monica at 2001 Santa Monica Boulevard shortly after 1 pm Monday.
Posted Nov. 25, 2013, 9:01 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 19-year-old homeless man on Tuesday, Nov. 12 after six months of stalking and harassing a girl he had briefly dated in early summer.
Posted Nov. 23, 2013, 7:52 am
A $140,000 grant is on its way to the Santa Monica Police Department from the California Office of Traffic Safety for a year-long program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on roadways through special enforcement and public awareness efforts.
Posted Nov. 21, 2013, 7:46 am
A 26-year-old Santa Monica man was arrested at 2 am on Saturday, Nov. 9 after running away from a police officer who caught him urinating a couple of blocks from the beach.
Posted Nov. 20, 2013, 9:06 am
Bail was set at $20,000 for a 44-year-old Santa Monica man on Friday, Nov. 8 after choking his girlfriend while telling her he was going to kill her – all over an argument about how the man treats his dog.
Posted Nov. 19, 2013, 7:57 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 40-year-old man on Thursday, Nov. 7 and charged him with spousal abuse after a witness recounted two incidents of assault to his estranged wife.
Posted Nov. 18, 2013, 9:12 am
A 21-year-old Venice bicyclist was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 6 after climbing on top of a car that had just hit him, spitting through the sunroof at the driver, and then jumping up and down on top of the car roof while yelling about the lack of use of the turn signals on the vehicle.
Posted Nov. 15, 2013, 9:20 am
Gang member Jose Zapien was found guilty Monday of the 2006 Santa Monica murders of Eduardo Lopez and Miguel Martin as well as the attempted murders of 12 other people.
Posted Nov. 15, 2013, 9:16 am
After a wave of business burglaries across the City this past week, including six window smash robberies on Montana Avenue since last Wednesday, Santa Monica police have a suspect in custody that they believe to be involved in at least one of the crimes.
Posted Nov. 14, 2013, 7:57 am
A 55-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman who live together were arrested on Saturday, Nov. 2 after officers were unable to assign who was the primary aggressor in a fight that left them both with wound marks.