Long Beach holiday season
Long Beach Police Department. Photo by Barbara Holbrook, Everything Long Beach
With holiday shopping kicking off this week, the Long Beach Police Department would like to remind everyone to report suspicious activity immediately by calling 9-1-1, and to practice the following safety tips, which may prevent them from becoming a victim:
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia will officially “light-up” Long Beach’s tallest Christmas tree today, Monday, December 7, 2015 on the Terrace Plaza at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802.
The Long Beach Police Department would like to remind consumers to take precautions and not become a fraud statistic this holiday season.
During this time of the year, credit and debit cards are certain to be one of the most commonly used forms of payment.
On Sunday, November 23rd, more than 200 Saint Anthony High School volunteer students and their parents joined together to serve more than 600 meals to homeless and less fortunate families in the courtyard of St. Anthony High School in downtown Long Beach.
As the holiday season approaches, Long Beach Police Department would like to encourage residents to use precautionary measures when anticipating delivery of mail-ordered or cyber-ordered items.
Several Long Beach residents throughout the city have reported packages stolen from their front porches.
A Miller Children’s patient receives a surprise greeting from Santa and the LBFD firefighters while strolling the halls of the Hematology/Oncology unit.
More than 50 firefighters from the Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) joined Santa and Mrs.
LBPD Field Support Division Commander Michael Beckman, accompanied by Traffic Enforcement Section Lt. Kristopher Klein, stressing the importance of roadway safety, especially during the busy holiday season.
With the holiday season in full swing, the Long Beach Police Department is encouraging everyone to be cautious on the roadways, follow all traffic laws, and always pay attention whether you’re a motorist, a bicyclist, or a pedestrian.
Please join me and my staff for a Holiday Open House on December 18th from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at my District Office in Long Beach. Drop in and catch up on the latest news in the 70th Assembly District, learn what’s on tap for 2014 in Sacramento, and get connected to state and community resources!
During the holiday season, families honor and remember their loved ones through a variety of traditions. John Hinton has made it his mission to honor his late grandson, Tyler Garcia, by giving back to the hospital that brought him to remission after being diagnosed with brain cancer.
The Downtown Residential Council (DRC) will hold a holiday mixer, its final quarterly forum for 2013, at The Federal Bar, 102 Pine Avenue, Long Beach, on Monday, December 16 at 7:00pm. The event is free and open to the public and will be held in the new speakeasy vault event space located at the lower level of the restaurant.