Tag: Arcadia Police Department

Pasadena Man Arrested in Arcadia Slaying
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Pasadena Man Arrested in Arcadia Slaying

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Investigators are announcing the arrest of Heber Enoc Diaz, 27 year-old male Hispanic, for the murder of Chyong Jen Tsai. Tsai’s vehicle was recovered on 900 Colorado Blvd., Los Angeles on Thursday night, April 18, 2019. On Friday, April 19, at approximately 10:30 a.m., investigators located Diaz when he…

$20K Reward Offered in Arcadia Senior Citizen Homicide Investigation
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$20K Reward Offered in Arcadia Senior Citizen Homicide Investigation

The Board of Supervisors is offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the apprehension and/or conviction of the suspect(s) responsible for the heinous murder of Chyong Jen Tsai, a 76-year-old Arcadia woman. On Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at approximately 7 a.m., Arcadia Police Department officers were dispatched to the 300 block of East Forest Avenue…

Arcadia Police Advises ‘Don’t Tailgate in Wet Weather’
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Arcadia Police Advises ‘Don’t Tailgate in Wet Weather’

“Following Too Closely” is the technical definition for tailgating. Unfortunately, this is a term that is all too often used in collision reports as the “Primary Collision Factor.” Maintaining distance between vehicles while driving is one main key to preventing collisions. Even the best driver, with great reaction time, still takes a moment to perceive the…

Arcadia PD Non-Emergency Phone Service Restored
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Arcadia PD Non-Emergency Phone Service Restored

On Tuesday, the Arcadia Police Department (APD) reported that its business (non-emergency) telephone lines were not working. Technicians were promptly on site to work and repair the problem. During the ordeal APD calmed worries by assuring the public that “9-1-1 service was not [affected] during this phone outage.” On Wednesday morning APD announced that the…

Local Police Agencies Target Street Takeover/Sideshow Events
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Local Police Agencies Target Street Takeover/Sideshow Events

Task force includes Arcadia, Monrovia, and Sierra Madre police departments among others Due to recent street takeover and sideshow events happening in San Gabriel Valley cities, local police agencies have joined to form the West San Gabriel Valley Traffic Task Force. The WSGV Traffic Task Force consists of members from the Arcadia, El Monte, Alhambra,…

Arcadia First Responders Help in Deadly California Fires
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Arcadia First Responders Help in Deadly California Fires

Woolsey Fire has claimed two lives and injured three firefighters By Terry Miller with Reports from CalFire While the recent rash of devastating fires has not directly hit the San Gabriel Valley, the effects are nevertheless felt deeply by all of us – especially the staggering loss of life and property as well as untold…

Missing Arcadia Man Found
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Missing Arcadia Man Found

Originally published Nov. 5 @11:39 a.m. / Last updated Nov. 6 @9:30 a.m. The Arcadia Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 63-year-old Frederick Celistan. Mr. Celistan is described as being male, African-American, 6 feet tall, 170 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He also suffers from medical conditions. He was last…

Arcadia Police Advise on Emergency Alerts
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Arcadia Police Advise on Emergency Alerts

Prolonged vibration notification? Unusual sounds coming from your cell phone? You may be receiving a Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) from an authorized government or public safety agency, the National Weather Service, or from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. The types of alerts may include: Extreme weather advisories. Other threatening emergencies in a…

A New Officer Is Ready to Protect and Serve Arcadia
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A New Officer Is Ready to Protect and Serve Arcadia

Officer Sergio Machado was honored last week during a ceremonial badge pinning after successfully completing his 18-month probationary period. Although an officer is field ready and sent to a patrol team on their own after training, completing probation is a milestone in their career. Officer Machado graduated from the LASD Academy Class #419 as the…

Arcadia PD Offer a Safe Meet Up Spot for Internet Sales
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Arcadia PD Offer a Safe Meet Up Spot for Internet Sales

Buying and selling items on the internet has become popular and easy to do with the abundance of mobile apps available today. The Arcadia PD recently designated an Internet Exchange “Meet Up” spot in the station parking lot. The lot has video surveillance and is adjacent to the police station in the southwest corner of…

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