Long Beach California Highway Patrol
The Long Beach Police Department wants to remind motorists to “Click It or Ticket”. In order to enforce this reminder, beginning Monday, May 19, 2014, officers will be joining in the 2014 national seat belt enforcement mobilization and cracking down on motorists who are not seat belted.
As part of April’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month campaign, the Long Beach Police Department will be joining over 200 other local law enforcement agencies and the California Highway Patrol in a month long “zero tolerance” enforcement and education campaign to curb those texting or operating hand-held cell phones while driving.
Long Beach Police and the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force located missing child Nicholas Johnston, today, in Oceanside. He was found unharmed and will be reunited with his father.
Shortly before 1:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 21, 2013 the Long Beach Police Department was notified of a stolen vehicle pursuit with the California Highway Patrol (CHP) following a 2012 BMW taken in a Redondo Beach residential burglary.
On Wednesday, two men were charged with the murder of five people at a homeless encampment in 2008.
Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe released a statement following the arrest of two men involved in the murder of five people, four of whom were homeless, in the City of Long Beach at a homeless encampment on November 2, 2008:
“I am proud of the diligent investigation conducted by the Long Beach Police Department, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office that ultimately brought the suspects behind this heinous crime to justice,” said Supervisor Knabe.
Councilman Dee Andrews
Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews and Walgreens invite residents to the “CHiPs for Kids” Toy Drive, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, today, December 5, at the Walgreens, 2627 Pacific Avenue, Long Beach, CA.
On Saturday, May 28, 2011, shortly after 9:30 p.m., officers from the California Highway Patrol responded to a report of a vehicle on the northbound 405 freeway, just north of the Long Beach Boulevard on-ramp, (south of the 710 freeway interchange) containing the bodies of two deceased subjects inside.
Law enforcement throughout the state, including the Long Beach Police Department, will be looking for unbelted drivers and passengers as part of the 2011 Click It or Ticket campaign, which runs from May 23, 2011 until June 5, 2011.
With the holidays upon us and with millions of Americans hitting the roads, the Long Beach Police Department wants everyone to arrive safely at their destinations. Drivers and passengers need to know that officers will be out in force sending the strong message to “Click It or Ticket”.
On Monday, June 21, 2010 at approximately 3:08 p.m., officers from the Long Beach Police Department responded to the area of Fourth Street and Cherry Avenue to assist California Highway Patrol with a pursuit. The pursuit terminated in the area of Shoreline Drive and Linden Avenue when the suspect stopped his vehicle, and an officer-involved shooting occurred.