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On Monday, October 3, 2016, at approximately 2:40 a.m., Long Beach Police were dispatched to the area of Pacific Coast Highway and Pacific Avenue to assist Long Beach Fire Department with an individual lying in the street.
We currently live in a nation where tensions between Police and Community have never been more apparent. Regardless of where you reside, broadcasts of protests, violence, unarmed shootings and select resentment of Law Enforcement are headline news.
Officers from the Long Beach Police Department’s DUI Enforcement Team will be deploying this weekend to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the Department’s ongoing traffic safety campaign. DUI Saturation Patrols will deploy on Saturday September 3, between the hours of 7:00 p.m.
The Long Beach Police Department will be conducting a specialized Motorcycle Safety Enforcement Operation today, September 2, 2016 in an effort to lower deaths and injuries. Extra officers will be on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists and where motorcycle crashes occur.
On August 30, 2016 at approximately 04:45 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 1600 block of Hile Avenue regarding a shooting that just occurred with a subject laying in the street.
The Long Beach Police Department would like to remind everyone that with most schools in the Long Beach Unified School District beginning today, August 31, 2016, and with the volume of pedestrian traffic around schools increasing dramatically, all commuters are urged to follow the laws of the road, in an effort to prevent avoidable accidents:
The Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) has been awarded a two-year, $600,000 grant from the California Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) to strengthen police-community relations and help ensure fair and impartial policing throughout Long Beach neighborhoods.
Long Beach Police Department. Photo by Barbara Holbrook, Everything Long Beach
The Long Beach Police Department is currently accepting applications for its Senior Police Partner Program with interviews expected to begin July 25, 2016.
Officer Mike Parcells and “Credo”
On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, a Long Beach Police Service Dog was shot during a SWAT call-out involving a barricaded suspect, wanted in connection with an assault with a deadly weapon investigation, and later died.
On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, around 9 a.m., members of the United States Marshals Fugitive Task Force requested Long Beach Police assistance when a suspect fled to the 2800 block of East 15thStreet. During the course of the incident an officer involved shooting occurred.