Tag: Police

Arcadia Crime Blotters: July 22 – July 27
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: July 22 – July 27

July 22 Shortly before 3:07 a.m., an officer responded to 24 Hour Fitness, 125 N. First Ave., regarding a vehicle burglary report. An investigation revealed an unknown suspect smashed the front passenger window and stole the victim’s backpack and wallet. No suspects were seen and no witnesses were located. July 23 Just after 12:21 a.m.,…

Six Arcadia Police Recruits Graduate Rio Hondo Police Academy
News

Six Arcadia Police Recruits Graduate Rio Hondo Police Academy

By Staff Six Arcadia Police recruits graduated with Class 206 of the Rio Hondo Police Academy on July 12. The recruits included Julius Santos, Dylan Morrill, Jose Robles Jr., Michael Isidro, Miguel Marquez, and Gio Capra. The recruits completed over 1,000 hours of training and instruction over 5 ½ months (Jan. 28 through July 12). Recruit Capra earned…

Arcadia Police Blotters: March 19 – March 25
Crime, News

Arcadia Police Blotters: March 19 – March 25

  March 19 Shortly before 12:45 p.m., an officer responded to LA Fitness, 1325 S. Baldwin Ave., regarding a burglary report. An investigation revealed the victim secured his wallet and personal items in a locker and, when he returned, the unknown suspect had unlocked his locker, stolen credit cards and cash from the victim’s wallet,…

Why Law Enforcement Needs Reinforcement
Columns, opinion

Why Law Enforcement Needs Reinforcement

  By Jordan Yassine The job of our law enforcement is to serve and protect. However, the meaning of these words are vague. Who and what are police officers “serving and protecting”? While this may seem like a common sense question, it’s a reasonable one to ask. Police departments across the country have adopted this…

Arcadia Police Blotters: Feb. 12 –Feb. 16
Crime

Arcadia Police Blotters: Feb. 12 –Feb. 16

  Feb. 12 Shortly before 3:30 a.m., an officer responded to 7-Eleven, 2 E. Duarte Road, regarding a theft report. The suspect stole a bag of candy and as the clerk was calling APD, the suspect took the phone away from the clerk and proceeded to slap and push the employee. The suspect is described…

Arcadia Police Blotters: Feb. 5 – Feb. 11
Crime, News

Arcadia Police Blotters: Feb. 5 – Feb. 11

  Feb. 5 Shortly before 10:43 a.m., an officer responded to a residence in the 00 block of Christina Street regarding a grand theft report. The victim stated he is staying at the residence as an Airbnb renter and had his passport, a laptop, and $2,500 cash stolen from a common area. The residence is…

Arcadia Police Blotters: Jan. 22 – Jan. 28
Crime, News

Arcadia Police Blotters: Jan. 22 – Jan. 28

  Jan. 22 Shortly before 8:26 p.m., an officer responded to the 900 block of Park Avenue regarding a theft from vehicle report. The victim was at World Gas station, 3 E. Duarte Road, pumping gasoline into her car when the unknown suspect opened her unlocked passenger door and stole her purse from the front…

Arcadia Police Blotters: Jan. 15 – Jan. 21
Crime, News

Arcadia Police Blotters: Jan. 15 – Jan. 21

  Jan. 15 Shortly before 4:12 a.m., an officer responded to the 300 block of West Longden Avenue regarding the activation of an Arcadia Police Department GPS tracking device. Arcadia PD detectives had previously deployed decoy packages containing bait property and tracking devices to combat the increase in package thefts from residential areas. An investigation…

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,…

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.

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