WLA Crime Report April 1st – 14th

ROBBERY:    0

ADW (Assault with a Deadly Weapon):     0

BURGLARY: 7

11900 Wilshire (commercial)

Between 3/28/14 at 7:00 pm and 3/31/14 at 8:00 am, unknown suspect(s) entered unlocked office building and then pried office suite front door.  Computers were stolen.

100 N Carmelina (construction site)

Between 3/29/14 at 4:00 pm and 3/31/14 at 8:00 am, unknown suspect(s) removed plywood cover from door well, cut locks on interior lock boxes and removed tools.

11600 Gorham # (residential)

On 4/05/14 between 2:00 am and 6:00 am, unknown suspect(s) entered apartment via unlocked front slider and removed computers.

100 Westgate (residential)

Between 4/07/14 at 3:45 and 4/08/14 at 6:30 am, unknown suspect(s) entered residence via open rear framing for remodel.  They then pried interior door and removed computers.

100 N Anita (residential)

On 04/10/14 between 11:15 am and 4:40 pm, unknown suspect(s) smashed residential rear window and removed jewelry and computers.

300 N Saltair (residential)

On 4/10/14 at 1:15 pm, suspect pried screen off residential side window then fled when confronted by occupant.  No property loss.

Unknown suspect description, in red/burgundy sedan

400 Barrington (construction site)

Between 4/11/14 at 5:00 pm and 4/12/14 at 6:50 am, unknown suspect(s) cut locks off Connex containers and removed tools.

GRAND THEFT AUTO:      3

11600 Kiowa

On 4/3/14, between 10:30 pm and 5:30 am, while parked in a sub-garage, a 2002 Toyota Camry stolen

11700 Darlington

On 4/4/14, between 7:30 pm and 12:30 pm, while parked in an alley, a 1987 Yamaha motorcycle stolen

11700 Montana

On 4/6/14, between midnight and 1:00 pm, while parked in a sub-garage, a 2011 BMW 335D was stolen

BFMV (Burglary and/or Theft from Motor Vehicle):                  3

11300 Montana

On 4/3/14, between 4:00 pm and 7:30 am, while parked on the street, sunglasses stolen

100 Gretna Green

On 4/5/14, between 8:00 pm and 6:00 am, while parked on the street, Prius side view mirrors stolen

300 Saltair

On 4/5/14, between 4:00 pm and 4:00 am, while parked on the street, Prius side view mirror stolen

GRAND THEFT & PETTY THEFT:          0

11700 Darlinton Av.

On 3/30/14, unknown suspect(s) removed the victim’s bike while he was loading items into his car.  The bike was leaning against his car.  Bike valued at $400.00

600 S. Barrington Av.

On 3/30/14, unknown suspect(s) entered and cut the victims cable lock that secured his bicycle.  Suspect removed the bicycle and fled in unknown direction. Bike valued at $3,000.00

1100 Amherst Ave

Between 3/30/14 and 3/31/14, unknown suspect(s) removed victim’s property from apartment garage area. Dumbbells valued at $160.00

2100 Beverwil Dr.

On 4/07/14, unknown suspect(s) used a screwdriver to force entry into the victim’s garage, once inside the suspects used a blow torch to cut he locks off of two tool boxes and removed the victim’s property.  Heavy duty tools valued at $5,815.00

300 Homewood Rd (construction site)

On 4/08/14, unknown suspect(s) cut fence, entered the location and removed copper pipes and fittings. Copper pipes valued at $1,200.00

200 Homewood Rd (construction site)

On 4/08/14, unknown suspect cut fence, camera wires, security screen and turned the camera away from the tool boxes.  Suspects entered the location and removed copper pipes and fittings.  Copper pipes valued at $3,600.00

San Vicente & Gretna Green

On 4/13/14, female/white suspect removed victim’s money from purse and fled in unknown direction. U.S. Currency     $650.00

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LADWP Phone Scam Alert

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405 Freeway Closures: April 21 – May 5

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Fireside Chat on Transportation with Mike Bonin this Friday Apr. 11th

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Hosted By: Angelenos Against Gridlock

Fireside Chat on Transportation: The 405, Traffic, Transit, Biking, & More with Los Angeles Councilmember Mike Bonin, L.A. City Council Transportation Committee Chair, Metro Board Member & Expo Line Construction Authority Vice Chair

In conversation with Angelenos Against Gridlock President David C. Murphy, on speeding up the pace of progress, the 405, rail through the Sepulveda Pass, bike share, bike safety & bike amenities, Westside gridlock, transit-oriented development, rail to LAX, the Expo Line, the Subway to the Sea—and the broader vision for improving mobility.

Friday, April 11, 2014 (6:45 p.m. doors open / 7:30 p.m. event) at the Moss Theater at New Roads School, 3131 Olympic Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404. The Moss Theater is part of New Roads’ extraordinary new multimillion dollar Capshaw-Spielberg Center for Arts and Educational Justice at the Herb Alpert Educational Village.

REGISTER HERE (It’s Free!!): EventBrite Website

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Santa Monica Historical Photos

Check out a tremendous archive of Santa Monica photos from the early days.  It’s truly amazing to see how much can change in 100-125 years.

Go To: http://waterandpower.org/museum/Early_Views_of_Santa_Monica.html

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WLA Crime Report for March 22nd to March 31st

ROBBERY:            0

ADW (Assault with a Deadly Weapon):            0 

BURGLARY:            0

GRAND THEFT AUTO:            3

400 Robinwood

On 3/23/14, between 9:00 pm and 11:30 am, while parked in a driveway, an ‘08 Toyota Highlander stolen.

11700 Mayfield

On 3/25/14, between 10:00 pm and 7:10 am, an ‘05 Honda Civic stolen

1100 Bundy

On 3/30/14, between 1:00 pm and 8:30 am, while parked in a sub-garage, a 2014 Audi S4 stolen

BFMV (Burglary and/or Theft from Motor Vehicle):                        1

1100 Bundy

On 3/30/14, between 12:00 pm and 10:00 am, while parked in a sub-garage, sunglasses and  knee brace stolen

GRAND THEFT & PETTY THEFT:            4

1100 Barrington Ave (residence)

On 1/20/14, the suspect, (victim’s caregiver) got the victim to sign a blank check while he was dying of cancer.  When the victim died, the suspect filed in the check naming his acquaintance as the payee and the amount of 250 K.  The check was cashed and the funds depleted the victim’s account.  The family wasn’t aware until the victim died.  U.S. Currency $250,000.00

11800 Darlington Ave. (residence)

On 3/21/14, Unknown suspect walked into victim’s open garage and removed victim’s property. Chemical Testing kit valued at $1,120.00

11700            Montana Ave (residence)

On 01/01/14, Unknown suspect entered and removed the victim’s deceased husband’s wedding rings from her residence.  Victim believes it may be a hired contractor.  Rings valued at $12,000.00

11400 Sunset Bl. (business)

On 3/28/14, Unknown suspect entered the victim’s locked room and removed cash $350.00  Continue reading

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Councilmember Mike Bonin Twitter Feed

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Seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones’ Twitter Feed

Dr. Lucy Jones Twitter

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405 Sunset Ramp Night Closure

NorthBound Sunset Ramps Nighttime Closure

Night Closure: Beginning at 7pm on Thursday, March 27th, and continuing each night-from 7pm to 5am-until 5am on Monday, April 21st; the NB Sunset on-ramp and NB Sunset off-ramp will be closed to facilitate work at the center island between the on-ramp and off-ramp for final configuration.

  • Eastbound and westbound access across the Sunset Bridge will be maintained.
  • Sunset Bl eastbound 1,2 lanes from Gunston to Thurston closed nightly during this construction, 10pm to 5am.

Construction Relations I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project
Tel.: 213.922.3665 Fax: 213.922.2898

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