Tag: santa monica police department

Armed Robber Strikes Wells Fargo Bank

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department are searching for the suspect who robbed a Wells Fargo Bank located at 900 Montana Avenue on Tuesday,...

Santa Monica Celebrates National Night Out

SANTA MONICA—On Tuesday, August 6, Santa Monica is celebrating National Night Out which will start at 5:30 p.m. and go until 8 p.m. This...

SMPD Conducting Bike-Pedestrian Safety Enforcement

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department will be conducting a bicycle and pedestrian safety enforcement operation aimed at educating bicyclists, drivers, and pedestrians on...

Authorities Hunting For Scam Artists

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department is asking the public’s help to locate additional victims who may have been targeted by Diana George and...

SMPD Conducting DUI Checkpoint

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, May 3 at an undisclosed location in the region...

Drowned Police Officer Rashad Riley Mourned By SMPD

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Officers’ Association (SMPOA) announced the passing of Santa Monica Police Department Officer Rashad Riley, 40, on Wednesday, April 17. Officer...

John Douglas Steuart Arrested For ADW With Car

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department announced that John Douglas Steuart, 57, of Huntington Beach for his involvement in an assault with a car. The...

Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run Wanted

SANTA MONICA—Officials from the Santa Monica Police Department are asking for the public’s help to locate the person responsible for a fatal hit-and run...

Stephen Fader Charged For Killing His Mother

SANTA MONICA—Charges have been filed against Stephen Lloyd Fader, 42, by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office for his role in the stabbing...

SMPD Investigating Stabbing Homicide

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department is investigating a homicide that transpired on Thursday, January 24.  Sergeant Roberta Villegas indicated in a press release...

Prowler, Vehicle Thief, Charles Newman Arrested

SANTA MONICA—On Wednesday, January 23, the Santa Monica City Attorney’s Office filed charges on Charles Marcell Newman, 41, for his possible involvement in a...

Help Needed In Shooting Investigation

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department is asking for the public’s help with details related to a shooting investigation. According to a press release Canyon...

Arson Suspect Joseph Brent Burchett Arrested

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department have arrested a suspect responsible for a series of arson related trash can fires that have transpired in...

Pet Adoption At Holiday Substation

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Animal Shelter will host a pet adoption event on Saturday, December 15, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the...

Annual Candy Cane Drive Comes To Town

SANTA MONICA—The 26th Annual Candy Cane Drive will take place on Saturday, December 8. During the event Santa Claus will travel through town with...

Holiday Substation Opening In Santa Monica

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department announced the opening of a Holiday Substation on Tuesday, November 27. In a press release Canyon News received...

SMPD Receives Grant From OTS

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) was awarded a $250,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long enforcement...

Uber Driver Arrested For Kidnapping

SANTA MONICA—Officers from the Santa Monica Police Department arrested an Uber driver who attempted to kidnap a woman and man on Wednesday, October 31....

Sherwin Espinosa Guilty In Teen’s Death

SANTA MONICA—On Friday, October 12, the Santa Monica Police Department revealed that Sherwin Espinosa, 43, was sentenced to 40 years to life in state...

Joseph Perez Arrested In Stabbing Homicide

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department arrested a possible suspect in connection to a homicide. The SMPD confirmed to Canyon News that the suspect...
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