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 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...

 
 News    October 15, 2015

Stay Informed During Emergencies

As you may know, The City of Culver City recently sent out a press release detailing the mitigation efforts the City has been taking in preparation for the 2015-2016 winter season. As previously mentioned, there is a greater than 95 percent chance...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Electrical wires down in the area of Wagner St. and Huron Ave.

Blown transformer has caused wires down on Wagner St. between Huron Ave. and Elenda Street in the Veteran's Park area of Culver City. The Culver City Fire Department is on scene and Edison has been...

 
 News    May 28, 2015

Culver Police Nab Cell Phone Thieves

At approximately 11:35 AM on Wednesday, two juvenile suspects attacked a man, pushed him to the ground, and robbed him of his cell phone. The attack took place in on Watseka Avenue in Los Angeles on...

 
 News    May 7, 2015

Culver Bank Robbed

A suspect robbed a U.S. Bank located at 5399 South Sepulveda Boulevard in Culver City On Thursday, April 30 at approximately 3:20 in the afternoon. The suspect, using a demand note, stole...

 
 News    April 30, 2015

Coffee With a Cop Coming to Culver

On Wednesday May 6 officers from the Culver City Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink co...

 
 News    April 23, 2015

Free Family Fun Event

In an effort to promote community resilience in the event of a disaster the Culver City Fire Department will be hosting a free Community CPR Training Event on Saturday, April 25 from 3 pm to 5 at Lindberg Park, 5401 Rhoda Way. Hands-Only™ CPR is...

 
 News    April 23, 2015

CCPD Warns of Phone Scam

On Tuesday the Culver City Police Department received numerous calls from residents reporting a phone scam. In each case, the suspect would identify himself as Culver City Police Sergeant Wallace, or...

 
 News    April 23, 2015

Mangan Arrested After Shots Fired

On Thursday at approximately 2am Culver City Police Officers responded to a report of a man with a gun and shots fired in the 11100 block of Washington Boulevard. When officers arrived, they met with...

 
 News    April 16, 2015

Girl Found

A three week ordeal is over for the family of a missing 15-year-old girl from Mar Vista. She was recovered by the Los Angeles Police Department from a home in Culver City. Samuel Robert Duran Jr.,...

 
 News    April 16, 2015

Police Release Robbery Suspects Photo

On Monday, January 26 at about 6:15 pm the suspect entered the Zales Jewelry Store inside the Westfield Culver City Mall and asked to see a diamond ring. After the clerk removed the ring from the...

 
 News    April 2, 2015

April is Earthquake Preparedness Month!

Now more than ever families, neighbors and community members need to come together to help one another - to prepare for any eventuality. The City of Culver City emphasizes the need for people to be prepared and to build a network of friends and...

 
 News    April 2, 2015

Culver Police Step Up Enforcement For Distracted Drivers

In an effort to make its roads safer the Culver City Police Department is deploying extra traffic enforcement officers on April 8 & 22 to stop distracted driving. The Culver City Police Department...

 

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