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 News    October 23, 2014 

Culver Fire Department Offers Halloween Safety Tips

As you prepare for Halloween this year, the Culver City Fire Department wants you to keep a few safety tips in mind to ensure a fun time for all. Costumes • Purchase costumes made of flame...

 
 News    October 23, 2014 

Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested

After a lengthy investigation, Culver City Police Department detectives arrested Elizabeth Brewer, 39, on Wednesday October 22 for the sexual assault of a minor that allegedly occurred in Culver City...

 
 News    October 23, 2014 

Drunk Driver Kills Man Leaving Yom Kippur Services

Less than two weeks before his 90th birthday Meyer "Mike" Meyerson of Culver City was killed by a suspected drunk driver on October 4 as he was leaving Yom Kippur services at Veteran's Auditorium. The...

 
 News    October 16, 2014

City-Wide Disaster Drill!

The City of Culver City will conduct its Annual City-Wide Disaster Drill on the evening of the California Great ShakeOut, October 16th. Celebrating 10 years of successful community participation and preparedness, we invite the media to come and...

 
 News    October 16, 2014

Robbery, Beating at Westfield Culver City

Saturday afternoon at about 5:30 a young man grabbed a cell phone from a male customer walking inside the Westfield Culver City Mall. The customer turned and pursued the alleged thief while his two...

 
 News    October 16, 2014

Coffee With a Cop Is Coming Up

On Tuesday, October 21, 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...

 
 News    October 16, 2014

Police Plan Open House

On Saturday, October 18 the Culver City Police Department will have an open house from 10 am to 3 pm. The location is 4040 Duquesne Ave, Culver City. Attendees will be able to tour the station and...

 
 News    October 9, 2014

Are You Disaster Ready?

Held on the third Thursday of October each year, and this year falling on October 16, the Great California ShakeOut is the largest preparedness event in U.S. history. It encourages and reminds everyone that as Californians who live in a place where e...

 
 News    September 18, 2014

Culver Fire Department Awarded International Accredited Agency Status Again

On August 13 the Culver City Fire Department received International Accredited Agency Status with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) for meeting the criteria established...

 
 News    September 18, 2014

Body Found

Units of the Culver City Police and Fire Departments last Friday responded to a report of a body near the paddle tennis courts at the corner of Culver Boulevard and Elenda Street. The male victim was deceased. According to Lt. Jason Sims from the...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    September 11, 2014

Police, Fire Chiefs Sworn In

“I don’t think we’ve ever had a ‘double whammy’ before,” said Mayor Meghan Sahli-Wells, as she took to the “well” in the Mike Balkman City Council Chambers on September 8, to swear in...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

The City of Culver City will host a remembrance of September 11th, 2001 honoring fallen first responders and the 2,983 men, women and children who lost their lives in the attacks of the World Trade...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

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...

 

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