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 News    August 18, 2016

DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint Planned August 19

Culver City Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on August 19 in the 10800 block of Culver Blvd between the hours of 7 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in...

 
 News    August 4, 2016

Man Steals and Crashes FedEx Truck

At 3:55 p.m. Monday a man stole a FedEx truck that was making deliveries. The truck was at the corner of Washington Boulevard and Tilden Avenue. The suspect then crashed into a mixed-use building on Washington and was detained by people in a nearby...

 
 News    July 14, 2016

Culver City Man Arrested for Selling Satellite Secrets

A Culver City man was arrested this week on federal charges of economic espionage and violations of the Arms Export Control Act for his attempts to sell sensitive satellite information to a person he believed to be a foreign intelligence agent. U.S....

 
 News    July 14, 2016

Pedestrian Struck By Car In Corporate Pointe

On Tuesday night Culver City Police Department closed all westbound lanes of Slauson Avenue at Bristol Parkway, Eastbound Slauson Avenue was down to one lane and Bristol Parkway was closed at Hannum Avenue while police investigated a traffic...

 
 News    June 23, 2016

Explorer Program Provides Recruitment Information

The Culver City Police Department is looking for new recruit s for its Explorer Program. This youth program is designed to provide young men and w omen, between the ages of 14- 19, with life skills, character education and leadership exp erience to b...

 
 News    June 23, 2016

Safety Urged During Fourth of July

The Culver City Police and Fire Departments would like to wish you and your family a safe and happy 4th of July. With safety in mind, we would like to remind residents and visitors that the best way...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    June 16, 2016

Police Arrest Suspect With Weapons Heading to Gay Pride Festival

Santa Monica Police said they arrested James Howell, 20, in Santa Monica Sunday morning, June 12 for possession of weapons. They originally said he had the intent to harm people at the West Hollywood...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 9, 2016

KILLER'S CAR FOUND IN CULVER

The car belonging to the Gunman who shot Professor William Klug at UCLA last Wednesday was found on Washington Place in Culver City. Mainak Sarkar reportedly shot and killed his wife in Minnesota...

 
 News    June 9, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued In Culver City

Please be aware that today's poor air quality in the West Los Angeles area is due to a manufacturing plant fire in the City of Maywood. The County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health is urging individuals where there is visible smoke or the...

 
 News    June 2, 2016

Former CC Employees Credit Union Banned

The National Credit Union Association in Alexandria Virginia has issued a notice of prohibition to Mark James Fierro, a former employee of Culver City Employees Federal Credit Union . Fierro may not participate in the affairs, nor be employed by the...

 
 News    May 26, 2016

Schools on Lockdown Due To UCLA Shooting

The Los Angeles Unified School District reports that Fairburn and Warner elementary schools and Emerson Middle School, all of which are located near the UCLA campus, were placed on lockdown. The UCLA Administration has asked all professors to call...

 
 News    May 26, 2016

Police Investigating Shooting on UCLA Campus, 2 Dead

Police are investigating a shooting in Engineering IV. Police and Paramedicsare on the scene and report that there are two victims. Both Victims are dead. The campus remains on lockdown. People are...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

Traffic Accident Claims Life on Overland

The man who was killed when his scooter went out of control in Culver City was publicly identified by the coroner's office Sunday. Culver City Police closed Overland Avenue in both directions between...

 
 News    March 24, 2016

Drug Crazed Rider Stopped At Culver Station

Adrian Kaczmarek, nicknamed "Viking Guy", is now known as the subway hero. Adrian took down a shirtless passenger last week on the EXPO Line as the train came into the Culver City Station. The man...

 
 News    March 10, 2016

Proposal to Close Police and Fire Dispatch Center Is Delayed

An agenda item to close the Culver City Police and Dispatch Center and contract services with the South Bay Regional Public Communications Authority has been pulled from the March 14 city council...

 
 News    January 28, 2016

Bank Robbery Suspects Captured

After an extensive dragnet of the city involving five police agencies the Culver City Police Department took the final two suspects into custody at their homes in Los Angeles. The saga began last...

 
 News    January 28, 2016

Lockdown at Culver City Schools

As you may know, there was an attempted bank robbery last week at the One West Bank Branch on Jefferson Boulevard. Two suspects were apprehended, and it is believed that two suspects are at-large....

 
 News    January 14, 2016

Shots Fired In Culver Bank Robbery

Thursday morning an armed robbery took place at One West Bank, 10784 Jefferson Blvd. Culver City. Police responded and shots were fired. No one was injured. Police report four male suspects were seen...

 
 News    January 14, 2016

Lockdown at Culver City Schools

As you may know, there was an attempted bank robbery this morning at the One West Bank Branch on Jefferson Boulevard. Two suspects were apprehended, and it is believed that two suspects are at-large....

 
 News    January 7, 2016

Free Sandbags Are Available at CCFD

With three storms arriving this week the Culver City Fire Department is urging residents to be prepared. Free sandbags are available to Culver City residents at Fire Station 1 located at 9600 Culver...

 
 News    December 31, 2015

Free Sandbags Available at CCFD

With three storms approaching this week the Culver City Fire Department is urging residents to be prepared. Free sandbags are available to Culver City residents at Fire Station 1 located at 9600...

 
 News    December 10, 2015

Culver Schools Remain Open

In light of the threat to schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District the Culver City School District has made the decision to maintain normal operations at all Culver City schools with...

 
 News    November 26, 2015

Multiple Coyote Sightings In Culver

There have been sightings of coyotes in the areas around Syd Kronenthal Park, Culver Crest and the Lindberg Park neighborhoods. Police are warning residents that cats should be kept indoors at all...

 
 News    November 19, 2015

Racing Cars Wreck Church

A suspected drunk driver lost control of his car while street racing on Washington Blvd. early Wednesday morning. As the cars were rounding the bend at Kensington Road one car jumped the curb and...

 
 News    October 15, 2015

Are You Ready to ShakeOut?

With 37 million people living and working in California, a major earthquake could cause unprecedented devastation. What we do now, before a big earthquake, will determine what our lives will be like afterwards. With earthquakes an inevitable part of...

 

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