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LAPD Citizen Community Police Academy Starts This Week

LAPD Citizen Community Police Academy Starts This Week

| February 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Operations-West Bureau of Los Angeles Police Department will conduct a Citizen Community Police Academy beginning on Wednesday, February 15. The eleven-week course will be held at the Hollywood Community Police Station, 1358 N. Wilcox Ave, Los Angeles, 90028 (community room). The class meets every Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. The course will conclude […]

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LAPD Alert Regarding Cell Phone Robberies in Olympic Division Area

LAPD Alert Regarding Cell Phone Robberies in Olympic Division Area

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The LAPD has issued a warning about an uptick in night-time robberies in the Olympic Division area (generally east of Plymouth Blvd. in our area, from Melrose to the Santa Monica Freeway), targeting victims’ cell phones: LAPD Olympic Area is currently experiencing an increase in robberies. Please be aware of your surroundings and do not […]

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Brookside Robbery Suspects Arrested, Also Involved in Other Crimes

Brookside Robbery Suspects Arrested, Also Involved in Other Crimes

| November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

On October 31, around 6:30 p.m., just as many local families were heading out to trick-or-treat, something much scarier took place:  an armed robbery near 9th St. and Rimpau Blvd. in the Brookside neighborhood. After brandishing what was described by police as a “blue steel hand gun” and taking the victim’s property, the suspect fled […]

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Operation Shoes From Santa

Operation Shoes From Santa

| November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

  It’s time for Operation Shoes from Santa, LAPD’s annual effort to donate new shoes to needy children.  Our local effort is organized again this year by Senior Lead Officer Eric Mollinedo, SLO Olympic Division. “On Thursday December 15th at 6 pm, with the help from our friends at the studios, we will transform Olympic Division […]

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Crime, Traffic and Preservation Take Center Stage at Larchmont Village Semi-Annual Meeting

Crime, Traffic and Preservation Take Center Stage at Larchmont Village Semi-Annual Meeting

| November 17, 2016 | 2 Comments

At the semi-annual meeting of the Larchmont Village Neighborhood Association, held on Tuesday, November 15, at Van Ness Elementary School, three specific subjects took the lion’s share of the spotlight:  crime, traffic accidents and historic preservation. The first of these – crime – was the focus of more than half the meeting’s total time, which […]

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Bad Weekend for Local Car Crashes

Bad Weekend for Local Car Crashes

| October 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

This was a scary weekend in local traffic news, with three noteworthy crashes in our area. The first, which occurred at about 2:30 Saturday morning, was at the intersection of W. Third Street and Wilton Place.  Windsor Square resident Matthew Artukovich reported on NextDoor.com that he heard “the loudest collision nearby, which was followed by screaming and hollering.” […]

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