Posted Oct. 9, 2015, 3:38 pm
Los Angeles police today announced the arrest of the suspected gunman charged, along with a Venice Beach hotel owner, in a transient's shooting death during a disturbance. Francisco Guzman, 28, was arrested about 9:55 a.m. Monday by the FBI- LAPD Fugitive Task Force and jailed in lieu of $3 million bail in connection with the killing.
Posted Oct. 1, 2015, 9:51 am
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has decided not to prosecute anyone in connection with a huge fireworks display in the Marina del Rey area in August, it was reported today.
Posted Oct. 1, 2015, 9:32 am
Santa Monica Police Detectives are seeking information or additional victims in connection with the arrest of Rabbi Sholom Doyber Levitansky.
Posted Sep. 30, 2015, 12:02 pm
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office declined today to file any charges against the former Bruce Jenner in connection with a fatal February traffic collision on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu.
Posted Sep. 9, 2015, 11:02 am
A 54-year-old homeless man was found dead on the beach Tuesday afternoon outside Shutters on the Beach.
Posted Sep. 2, 2015, 9:57 am
The Santa Monica Police Department’s Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, at an undisclosed location within city limits. The operation will take place between the hours of 7 pm and 3 am.
Posted Sep. 2, 2015, 9:16 am
A 47-year-old Santa Monica man was arrested and charged with domestic violence on Monday, Aug. 24 after punching his partner.
Posted Sep. 1, 2015, 2:28 pm
The owner of a Venice Beach hotel was charged today with murder for his alleged role in a transient's shooting death during a disturbance.
Posted Aug. 31, 2015, 2:32 pm
UCLA starting defensive back Ishmael Adams was in custody today following his arrest on suspicion of robbery.
Posted Aug. 31, 2015, 9:51 am
The owner of a Venice hotel was in custody today in lieu of $5 million bail in connection with the shooting death of a man in Venice Beach.
Posted Aug. 30, 2015, 10:14 am
A man in his 20s was killed and two other people were wounded in a shooting attack at Venice Beach today.
Posted Aug. 29, 2015, 11:00 am
Authorities on Friday recovered the body of a man who died when the car he was driving went about 500 feet down an embankment on a canyon road in Malibu.
Posted Aug. 27, 2015, 8:10 am
A homeless man who stole a truck parked in a Santa Monica Beach parking lot was arrested on Friday, Aug. 14. At 5:30 pm officers of the Santa Monica Police Department’s beach patrol were called to assist a victim who had detained the alleged thief of his truck.
Posted Aug. 26, 2015, 9:31 am
A 71-year-old Brentwood man was arrested and charged with sexual battery on Saturday, Aug. 15, after groping a woman in a story on Third Street Promenade.
Posted Aug. 25, 2015, 9:09 am
A man selling fruit on Santa Monica Beach was arrested on Saturday, Aug. 15, during a special Santa Monica Police Department special assignment.
Posted Aug. 24, 2015, 9:42 am
Two men and a woman in their early 20s were arrested on Friday, Aug. 14, after an assault at a Santa Monica sports bar.
Posted Aug. 23, 2015, 10:10 am
Four out of 15 passengers, as well the driver of a Metro bus, were hospitalized with minor injuries Saturday morning after the vehicle crashed into a tree in Westwood Village.
Posted Aug. 20, 2015, 8:13 am
This case began back on June 27, 2015 when officers of the Santa Monica Police Department were called out to the 1800 block of Ninth St. in order to investigate a report of threats being made.
Posted Aug. 19, 2015, 10:20 am
The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) will step up Bike & Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operations starting Thursday with focused enforcement on primary collision factors involving motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists.
Posted Aug. 19, 2015, 9:20 am
Bail was set at $61,000 for a Santa Monica man on Saturday, Aug. 8, after stealing a car wheel and tire.
Posted Aug. 18, 2015, 9:21 am
A 38-year-old woman visiting Santa Monica from England is back home recovering after being hit by a Honda that went through a red light and struck her on Thursday, Aug. 13.
Posted Aug. 18, 2015, 9:16 am
A 25-year-old resident of Beverly Hills was arrested on Friday, Aug. 7, after throwing a glass candle holder at security staff at a Santa Monica restaurant.
Posted Aug. 17, 2015, 10:14 am
The Santa Monica Police Department is collaborating with Krav Maga Worldwide to offer a free Community Self-Defense Class to adults who live, work, or attend school in Santa Monica.
Posted Aug. 17, 2015, 9:46 am
In an effort to reduce deaths and injuries, the Santa Monica Police Department will be conducting a series of specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operations on Wednesday Aug. 19, Wednesday Aug. 26, and Saturday Aug. 29. All operations will take place between the hours of 6 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Posted Aug. 13, 2015, 11:01 am
Santa Monica police asked people to avoid the area of 2nd St. and Broadway due to a traffic collision and major congestion on Thursday morning.