BOOKED FOR ATTEMPTED RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY
Police were called at 11:06 p.m. Wednesday, October 29th, to the 1200 block of 12th Street, where a burglary was reported to be in progress.
Witnesses told police they saw a suspicious person jump off the first-floor balcony of an apartment into the alley and meet up with another person.
Officers detained both suspects and spoke to the apartment tenants, who said they were asleep at the time and unaware of anyone being on their balcony. Police also determined that the suspects were allegedly in possession of burglary tools and a possible stolen bicycle.
The two suspects were arrested and booked for attempted burglary, conspiracy to commit a crime, possession of stolen property and possession of burglary tools.
TWO ARRESTED FOR GRAND THEFT FROM VEHICLE
Police were called at 1:03 a.m. Friday, October 31st, to a parking structure in the 1400 block of Fourth Street, where a vehicle burglary was reported.
A man alleged that he saw a male suspect steal a computer monitor and car stereo from his girlfriend’s vehicle while a female suspect acted as a lookout.
When the male suspect realized he was seen, he left the items behind and fled in a vehicle.
Police stopped the vehicle a block away and determined that the suspect was allegedly in possession of burglary tools and possible stolen property. The female suspect was detained at the parking structure.
The two suspects were arrested and booked for grand theft and conspiracy to commit a crime. The male suspect was additionally booked for possession of burglary tools and stolen property.
ALLEGEDLY SLAMMED MAN WHO BUMPED INTO HIM
A witness in the 500 block of Olympic Boulevard told police at 8:10 a.m. Friday, October 31st, that a suspect had a dispute with a man who bumped into him.
The suspect then allegedly picked up the man and slammed him to the ground. As officers were attempting to take the suspect into custody he resisted and was Tasered.
The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Police arrested and booked the suspect for felony assault, resisting arrest and for having a federal warrant.
ALLEGEDLY PINCHED, SCRATCHED OFFICERS
Police were called at 9:20 a.m. Saturday, November 1st, to the 1100 block of Third Street regarding a suspicious vehicle that had three people inside.
Officers contacted the passengers and determined that one of them was intoxicated. While police were arresting the suspect, she resisted, allegedly pinching one of the officers in the leg and scratching another officer on the hand, causing bleeding.
The suspect was booked for public intoxication, resisting arrest and battery on a police officer.
SUSPECT BOOKED FOR ASSAULTING OFFICER
Police were called at 1:24 p.m. Saturday, November 1st, to a liquor store in the 2500 block of Main Street regarding a report of an intoxicated man lying in front of the store.
When officers arrived, they determined that the suspect was intoxicated and detained him. As police walked the suspect to the car, he allegedly kicked an officer in the thigh and attempted to head butt him.
Police arrested the suspect and booked him for public intoxication, resisting arrest, battery on a police officer, probation violation and for having two outstanding warrants.
SUBJECT ALLEGEDLY KICKED JAILER DURING SEARCH
Police working in the sub-station in the 1400 block of Second Street at 4:56 p.m. Monday, November 3rd, saw a woman who asked for assistance in removing a pair of handcuffs.
When officers were talking with the woman, they determined that she appeared to be under the influence of a controlled substance and had driven a vehicle to the station. Santa Monica firefighters were called to cut off the handcuffs and the woman was arrested for driving under the influence.
When the woman was being searched inside the jail, she allegedly kicked the jailer.
The suspect was booked for driving under the influence, obstructing a police officer and battery on a jailer.
ARRESTED FOR SPRAYING GRAFFITI ON SIX METERS
Police were called at 9:37 p.m. Monday, November 3rd, to the 2900 block of Main Street, where a vandalism was reported to be in progress.
A man alleged to officers that he saw a suspect spray six parking meters with spray paint. Police detained the suspect in the area and he was identified by the witness.
The suspect was arrested and booked for felony vandalism and public intoxication.
— Compiled and written by Vince Echavaria