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 News    August 28, 2014 

BREAKING NEWS-Police Nab Vandals

Culver City Police Officers captured three reputed gang members who strayed into Culver City to vandalize the local neighborhoods. At about 10:00pm Saturday night the police officers were patrolling...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    August 28, 2014 

Culver City Welcomes New Police, Fire Chiefs

Culver City has a new chief of police, Scott Bixby, and a new fire chief, Dave White. The double appointments of Bixby and White, both of whom had been serving as interim heads of their departments,...

 
 News    August 14, 2014

CCFD Warns Culver Businesses

The Culver City Fire Department issued warning last week stating there are "Fire Inspection" companies contacting Culver City businesses and performing unwarranted inspections. Culver City Fire...

 
 News    August 7, 2014

Missing Culver Man Found Safe

On Friday The Culver City Police Department announced that Ronald Jay, 62 a resident of Culver City had been found safe. Jay was reported missing on Wednesday . He had been seen near his home in the 4200 block of Jackson Ave in Culver City just...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 24, 2014

Hiking Culver City Woman Rescued

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter A Culver City woman, who was hiking in Mount San Jacinto State Park on Saturday and met with an injury, was rescued by the collaborative efforts of the California...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Stolen Bikes Recovered

On Saturday July 12 Culver City Police Officers arrested Robby Lee McKnight, 53, a Santa Monica resident, on suspicion of bicycle thefts in the Fox Hills residential area. As a result of the arrest,...

 
 News    July 10, 2014

Flasher Arrested

On Thursday July 3 members of the Detective Bureau took Brian Ashton Smith, 24 into custody on suspicion of multiple incidents of indecent exposure in the area of the scenic overlook on Jefferson...

 
 News    July 3, 2014

CCPD Urges Safety During Fourth of July

The Culver City Police and Fire Departments want to remind residents and visitors that the best way to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday with family and friends is by attending the professional...

 
 News    June 19, 2014

Suspects Arrested For Sex Crimes in Culver Parks

Culver City Police Department Investigators arrested a Manhattan Beach resident believed to have exposed himself to a female juvenile at Culver City Park on Thursday June 12. At approximately 1:45...

 
 News    June 5, 2014

Citizen's Police Academy

The Police Department is now accepting applications for the next Citizen's Police Academy beginning on July 29th. The academy is eight weeks long, and each class session takes place on Tuesday nights...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    May 29, 2014

Council Salutes Fire Chief

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The City Council bade farewell again on May 27 to a city servant who had given his best to Culver City-Fire Chief Chris Sellers, who is retiring after four years...

 
 News    May 22, 2014

Free Hands Only CPR Training Coming To Culver

The Culver City Fire Department, in partnership with Southern California Hospital, the American Heart Association (AHA), and Westfield Mall will be holding a Free "Sidewalk CPR" public awareness...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    May 8, 2014

Child Abductor Strike Again, Twice

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher While Culver City Police cannot confirm the suspect is the same man who attempted to kidnap a Culver City Middle school girl last week all the signs point to the...

 
 News    May 1, 2014

Bomb Threat Hoax Exposed

Parts of downtown Culver City were blocked off Friday afternoon after the Happyland Preschool received a bomb threat. At about 3:20 p.m. a bomb threat against a Culver City preschool caused...

 
 News    May 1, 2014

Kidnapped Dogs Found Safe

Culver City Police Officers located a stolen SUV on Tuesday after the victim reported it contained three dogs. On Sunday at approximately 5 pm a gold 1999 Lexus RX300 SUV was reported stolen near Washington Blvd. and Glencoe Ave in West Culver City...

 
 News    April 24, 2014

Middle School Student Escapes Abduction

Culver City Police are seeking a suspect in the attempted abduction of a female student at Culver City Middle School. On Tuesday at about 2:50 pm the girl was walking near Culver City Middle School...

 
 News    April 24, 2014

Police Nab 2 In Culver Burglary

With LAPD helicopters overhead, Culver City Police swarmed the Lindberg Park area near after a resident reported an attempted burglary in the residential neighborhood on Monday afternoon. The call cam...

 
 News    April 24, 2014

Lindberg Park, a Community of Preparedness

It has been proven that neighborhoods and communities that prepare together are more likely to recover and survive a disaster then those that don’t. In celebration of Earthquake Preparedness Month, here’s an example of one community that is...

 
 News    April 17, 2014

Culver Fire Department Hosts Fire Service Open House

The Culver City Fire Department will be opening its doors to the public on Saturday, May 10 for their annual Fire Service Day Celebration. The event will take place during The Culver City Car Show...

 
 News    April 17, 2014

Lindberg Park, a Community of Preparedness

It has been proven that neighborhoods and communities that prepare together are more likely to recover and survive a disaster then those that don’t. In celebration of Earthquake Preparedness Month, here’s an example of one community that is...

 
 News    April 17, 2014

Culver Resident Discovers Murder Scene Undisturbed Since 1970

Culver City resident Darrell Fusaro, author of What If Godzilla Just Wanted a Hug?, has been trying to find peace amidst the mystery surrounding the murder of his grandfather James Fusaro for...

 
 News    April 17, 2014

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The Culver City Police Department in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Agency is hosting a drop off point. The purpose of this National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is to provide a venue for...

 
 By Culver City Police Department    News    April 17, 2014

Assistant Police Chief Scott Bixby as Interim Chief of Police.

City Council Announces the Appointment of Assistant Chief Scott Bixby as Interim Police Chief At a Special City Council meeting of April 9, 2014, Culver City Mayor Jeff Cooper, speaking on behalf of...

 
 News    April 10, 2014

Police Chief Retires

Culver City Police Chief Don Pedersen has announced his retirement. He has served as chief for eight years. According to informed sources Pedersen will join the newly created Los Angeles County...

 
 By Culver City Police Department    News    April 10, 2014

Police Blotter

Commercial Burglary: On April 4 at 9:31 am, officers responded to the 10600 block of Culver Boulevard regarding a burglary investigation. The officers met with the victim who told them the following;...

 

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