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Police Ask For Help Identifying Burglary Suspect (VIDEO)

burglary-suspect The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with laundry room burglaries where the suspect removed coins from laundry machine coin boxes. Detectives believe, based on similar circumstances, that the suspect was involved in multiple burglaries from November 2013 to January 2015.

Police Investigate Deaths; Possibly Caused by Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

caution crime On Monday, January 12, 2015, at approximately 6:50 p.m., Long Beach Police were dispatched to an apartment complex in the 1100 block of Gardenia Avenue in regards to a foul odor emitting from one of the units, and ultimately located three deceased subjects.

2014 Crime Statistics Show Lowest Reported Violent Crimes in 42 years

Long Beach Police Reporting Districts. View this map in detail on the police website. Long Beach Police Reporting Districts. View this map in detail on the police website. Based on preliminary crime data, Long Beach ended 2014 poised to achieve the lowest number of reported violent crimes in 42 years. When compared to 2013, the 2014 violent crime statistics reflect a decrease of 3.2%, with a 17.8% decrease as compared to the 5-year average.

Police Seek Public’s Assistance Identifying Suspect in Kidnap/Murder Investigation

crime-scene-tape-lg The Long Beach Police Department held a news conference Monday to provide an overview of what has transpired in the January 3, 2014 shooting and the related kidnapping and murder of Eliza Delacruz case. Long Beach Police, again, stressed the need for anyone with information to come forward.

10 Cited For Tobacco Sales to Minors in Undercover Operation

cigarette On December 13, 2014, Juvenile Investigations detectives, along with the Department of Health and Human Services, participated in a Tobacco Decoy Operation. During this operation, minors entered businesses and requested to buy tobacco products.

Long Beach Police Commander Richard Rocchi Appointed Deputy Chief

Newly Appointed Deputy Chief Richard Rocchi. Newly Appointed Deputy Chief Richard Rocchi. Long Beach City Manager Pat West and Police Chief Robert Luna Friday announced the appointment of Commander Richard Rocchi, a 27-year veteran of the Police Department, as Deputy Chief, effective December 13, 2014.

Murder Investigation Leads to Arrest of Two Suspects

Long Beach Crime On Friday, November 21, 2014, Long Beach Police arrested 19-year old Ricardo Gonzalez of West Covina and 18-year-old Carlos Alexis Escalante of Long Beach in connection with two shootings in North Long Beach. Officers stopped Gonzalez and Escalante when they were driving in a vehicle together.

Robert G. Luna to be Sworn In as Chief of Police Saturday

Chief of Police Robert Luna Deputy Chief Robert Luna to be sworn in as Chief of Police for the City of Long Beach On Saturday November 22, 2014, Robert G. Luna will be sworn in as the 26th Chief of Police for the City of Long Beach.  Members of the public are invited to attend the free ceremony, which will begin at 12:00 pm in the Long Beach Arena Lobby.

Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Detail Set For Sunday

electronic signboard with decibel reader Long Beach Police Department will conduct a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation on Sunday, November 23, 2014, in an effort to reduce injuries and deaths. Additional officers will be on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists and areas where motorcycle crashes occurred.

$10,000 Reward Issued For Information in Fatal Hit and Run Investigation

Victim Daniel Gomez Victim Daniel Gomez The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, at the recommendation of Supervisor Don Knabe, has issued a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the death of 20-year-old Daniel Gomez of Long Beach.  

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