Tag: Arcadia Police Department

Arcadia PD Wants You
Community

Arcadia PD Wants You

The City of Arcadia is seeking highly motivated and dedicated individuals who want to serve and protect the public in an atmosphere of courtesy, friendliness, and respect to join our team as a Police Officer. The ideal candidate will have uncompromising integrity, a strong work ethic, exercise good judgment and problem solving skills, and demonstrate…

Get in Involved in Arcadia’s Community Watch Program
Community

Get in Involved in Arcadia’s Community Watch Program

Recent rash of burglaries in area prompt more diligence The Arcadia Police Department’s Neighborhood Watch program is administered by the Community Affairs Office. The mission of the program is to educate community residents regarding their roles and responsibilities in the prevention of crime, and to encourage them to take active measures to prevent crime. The program…

Arcadia Cops Nab Residential Burglars
Crime

Arcadia Cops Nab Residential Burglars

Two adults and two juveniles arrested By Staff APD Dispatch received a call from a resident in the 300 block of Joyce Avenue, who advised their home was being broken into Monday. Officers responded to the area and observed two suspects fleeing from the rear yard of a residence and enter an awaiting vehicle. Officers…

Arcadia PD Holds National Night Out
Community

Arcadia PD Holds National Night Out

Block Captains to coordinate NNO gatherings By Staff National Night Out (NNO) is on Tuesday, Aug. 7. NNO is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. NNO enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of…

Arrest Made in Arcadia Residential Burglary
Crime

Arrest Made in Arcadia Residential Burglary

On Monday May 7, 2018, at approximately 12:00 p.m., the Arcadia Police Department received a 9-1-1 call from a resident in the 1400 block of Melanie Lane. The resident heard someone knock on her front door and saw a stranger in her back yard. Two suspects forced their way inside the Arcadia home, but they…

Arcadia Police Blotters: Dec. 18 – Dec. 24
Crime

Arcadia Police Blotters: Dec. 18 – Dec. 24

  Dec. 18 Shortly before 8:05 a.m., an officer responded to the 400 block of Naomi Ave. regarding a robbery report. The victim stated she was approached by the suspect who displayed a handgun. The victim attempted to escape but fell and the suspect stole her purse. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male,…

At Least Three People Killed in Rollover Accident in Arcadia
News

At Least Three People Killed in Rollover Accident in Arcadia

  On Tuesday at about 1:50 a.m., officers from the Arcadia Police Department responded to a traffic collision at the intersection of Live Oak Avenue and Las Tunas Drive. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered an overturned vehicle with several occupants inside. Arcadia Fire Department personnel extricated one occupant who was transported to a…

Sign of the Times
Crime

Sign of the Times

  Arcadia warns residents of recent burglaries The Arcadia Police Dept. has taken a proactive approach to fighting residential burglaries which have been occurring regularly in the neighborhood near Duarte and Second Avenue. The electronic sign warns people to call the police if they see something suspicious.

Arcadia Police Nab Bicycle Thief via GPS
Crime

Arcadia Police Nab Bicycle Thief via GPS

  The Arcadia Police Department is committed to reducing property crimes by taking a proactive approach to catch criminals as they commit crimes. The police department has procured a number of GPS tracking devices in an effort to apprehend thieves. Detectives have partnered with citizens and local businesses by placing bait packages and bicycles equipped…