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Tuesday, February 7, 2012
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Tuesday, Feb. 7

7:00 PM

Hermosa Beach Parks and Recreation Commission Meeting



Saturday Feb.  11

2:30 PM

HB Murals Project Unveiling

Rooftop of 200 Pier Ave.

Mural location: 140 Pier Ave, east facing Manhattan Ave wall

Event Details


Tuesday, Feb. 14

7:00 PM

Hermosa Beach City Council Meeting



Tuesday, Feb. 21

7:00 PM

Planning Commission



Tuesday, Feb. 28

7:00 PM

Hermosa Beach City Council Meeting




Thursday,  March 1

7:00 PM

PCH/Aviation Improvement Committee



Saturday, March 3

5:00 PM TO 7:00 PM

Adrienne's Search for Children's Cancer Cure

Hermosa Beach Kiwanis Hall

2515 Valley Drive (South of Valley Park)

Phone: (310) 940-9200



Monday, March  5

7:00 PM

Emergency Preparedness Advisory Commission



Tuesday, Mar. 13

7:00 PM

Hermosa Beach City Council Meeting



Saturday, Mar. 17

11:00 AM

St. Patrick's day Parade

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Tuesday, Mar. 20

7:00 PM

Planning Commission



Wednesday, Mar. 21

7:00 PM

Public Works Commission



Saturday, Mar. 24

16th Annual Hearts of Hermosa

Fundraiser to benefit HB Schools

A fun evening of dinner/auction/dance & music. 

Event Details


Tuesday, Mar. 27

7:00 PM

Hermosa Beach City Council




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HBNW Crime Log
Courtesy of HBPD Motorcycle Officer, JR Smith   




1-31-12       11:33AM       711 Pier Ave (CVS)       

 459 PC (Commercial Burglary) 2 Female Black Adults and 1 Male Black Adult enter  the CVC located at 711 Pier Ave. The male scoops makeup into a duffle bag that he had carried in. One of the females filled her purse with make up, both confronted at the door and dump the makeup, ran out the front door and was seen jumping into a green Jaguar lic.6NFN871. This crime was caught on video surveillance. HBPD Detectives are currently investigating the case.


2-2-12       10:50AM       8th Pl and Ocean Dr

484 PC (Theft of recyclables) there was a report of a subject going through the recyclables in the area. The subject was located and contacted. They were advised on the violation and left the area.


2-2-12       1:30PM     1300 block of Hermosa Ave

The vehicle from the above 459 PC / Commercial Burglary was seen. The vehicle and occupants matched the description of the suspects caught on video. The suspects were in possession of other property from unreported crimes in Manhattan Beach and possibly other cities.  All three were arrested for 459PC / Burglary.  (See Press Release sent by HBNW on Monday 2/6/12).


2-3-12      6:55PM       00 block of 14th St

484 PC (Theft) A bicycle (black strand cruiser) was taken from in front of location. No one was seen or heard, no suspect info.


2-4-12     6:13 AM       10th St and Prospect Ave

925 (suspicious) There was a dark vehicle seen driving around the area.  The vehicle was located and checked okay, newspaper delivery. NOTE: If you ever see a suspicious person or vehicle in the area, call us. It's better to be safe than sorry.


MBNW Crime Log

Courtesy of MBNW

Sally Rendler

Police Administrative Clerk


P: (310) 802-5184

E: srendler@citymb.info









1/23/12 - 1/24/12        Midnight - 6 a.m.                   

1500 block of 2nd St

(Theft from Vehicle) Unknown suspect(s) entered the victim's unlocked vehicle that was parked in the driveway and stole a cell phone and camera from the glove compartment.


1/26/12 - 1/27/12        2 p.m. - 8:30 a.m.                  

2200 block of Grandview Av

(Theft from Vehicle) Unknown suspect(s) stole a box of change and a garage door opener from the unlocked vehicle that was parked at the residence. The front driver's side door was found slightly ajar.


1/25/12/ - 1/26/12        7 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.                

1500 block of Voorhees Av

(Theft from Vehicle) The victim parked the unlocked vehicle in the driveway and returned to discover unknown suspect(s) had taken her wallet. Several credit cards had been used at various stores without the victim's permission or knowledge.




News Flash/Arrests


At 2:41 a.m. on Feb. 3 officers received a call from the 2800 block of Laurel Avenue of two subjects seen trying to access a parked vehicle on the street. Officers checked the area and ultimately located the two subjects who were identified, detained and arrested for possession of stolen property.


At approximately 6 p.m. on Feb. 4, officers responded to the 1400 block of 12th Street in regards to a family disturbance. One of the occupants was subsequently arrested and taken into custody.






1/25/12           12 noon - 12:15 p.m.             

1400 block of 6th St

(Attempted Residential Burglary) Two male suspects were seen by the homeowner in the backyard attempting to enter the residence. When the suspects saw the homeowner, they jumped over the back wall and possibly left in a black vehicle. Pry marks were found on the back door and a backyard window but entry was not made to the home.




1/25/12             9:10 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.           

2700 block of Oak Av

(Residential Burglary) Unknown suspect(s) broke the window to the side door of the residence to unlock the door. Suspect(s) entered the residence and stole numerous items including several gaming systems with games, and jewelry.




1/23/12 - 1/24/12      4 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.                

1800 block of Pine Av

(Vehicle Burglary) The victim parked and locked his vehicle in the driveway and returned to discover unknown suspect(s) smashed a window and stole a wallet containing a CDL, credit card, and cash.




1/23/12 - 1/24/12     4 p.m. - 7 a.m.                      

2500 block of Pine Av

(Tampering with Vehicle) Unknown suspect(s) entered the victim's unlocked vehicle and broke the glove box lock. No property was taken.



1/25/12                        7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

1600 block of Elm Av

(Residential Burglary) Unknown suspect(s) entered the victim's residence through an unlocked door on the balcony. Suspect(s) ransacked several bedroom drawers and stole cash from a dresser drawer.




1/24/12 - 1/25/12  7 p.m. - 8 a.m.                        

 800 block of Duncan Av

(Vehicle Burglary) Unknown suspect(s) broke the rear driver's side window on the locked vehicle that was parked in the driveway and stole a laptop bag containing keys, cables, a wireless card, documents and business cards.




1/24/12 - 1/25/12     9:30 p.m. - 6:50 a.m.             

900 block of Boundary Pl

(Stolen Vehicle) The victim's locked vehicle was parked in the driveway when unknown suspect(s) stole the vehicle. Two other vehicles at the location had items stolen from them, including sunglasses, an iTouch, video camera and two digital cameras. There were no signs of forced entry to either vehicle.




1/26/12 - 1/27/12    8:30 p.m. - 6a.m.                  

400 block of 23rd St

(Stolen/Recovered Vehicle) The victim's vehicle was parked in the driveway when unknown suspect(s) stole it. The vehicle was recovered the next day, parked in a residential area. The reporting party stated that the vehicle was unlocked and the keys were inside it.




1/24/12 - 1/25/12    5:30 p.m. - 7:05 a.m.             

1700 blockof Nelson Av

(Vehicle Burglary) Unknown suspect(s) smashed a rear window on the vehicle that was parked on the street and stole two pieces of medical equipment.



News Flash


On Jan. 28 at approximately 11 p.m. officers responded to the 300 block of 23rd St in regards to a burglary in progress. The victim reported a male subject was trying to force his way into the garage. When police arrived they contacted the subject and he was taken into custody for attempted burglary.



On Jan. 30 at 4:36 p.m. officers responded to the 1400 block of 12th St in regards to a male subject seen looking into the victim's residence and a neighboring residence. The subject was subsequently arrested for burglary and possession of burglary tools.