SEAL BEACH POLICE PRESS RELEASES

11/26/2018
PRESS RELEASE - ROBBERY WITH A KNIFE
On November 21, 2018, at approximately 5:27 p.m., the Seal Beach Police Department received a call of a grand theft from the AT&T Store, located at 12830 Seal Beach Boulevard.  
11/19/2018
Seal Beach Police to Conduct Active Shooter Training Exercise
The Seal Beach Police Department will be conducting an active shooter training exercise at J. H. McGaugh Elementary School (located at 1698 Bolsa Avenue, Seal Beach) On Tuesday, November 20th,...
11/16/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Robbery Arrest
On November 11th, 2018 Seal Beach Police arrested Miguel Gutierrez (age 19, of Compton) and Leonardo Barboza (age 20 of Compton) on charge of Robbery. On November 10th, 2018 at approximately...
11/16/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Phone Scam
The Seal Beach Police Department wants to remind all residents to be wary of phone scams, and those soliciting for charities. Seal Beach Police have been receiving reports of a phone scam...
10/26/2018
PRESS RELEASE -Seal Beach Police Department - Robbery with a Knife
On Thursday, October 25, 2018, at approximately 2:45 pm, the Seal Beach Police Department received a call of a robbery at the “Private Sneakers” store located at 12410 Seal Beach...
10/23/2018
Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Plan Available for 30-Day Public Review
The City of Seal Beach is preparing a Local Hazard Mitigation Plan, or LHMP. The Public Review Draft of this plan has been completed and will be made available to the public for a 30 day review...
10/16/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Parking Project Meeting - CORRECTED
The City of Seal Beach will be hosting a parking project meeting on Monday, October 22nd, 2018 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. The meeting will be held in the City Council chambers at 211 8th Street, Seal...
10/15/2018
PRESS RELEASE - T-Mobile Robbery
On Sunday, October 14, 2018, at approximately 7:06 pm, the Seal Beach Police Department received a call of a robbery at the T-Mobile store located at 13936 Seal Beach Boulevard. Officers arrived on...
10/10/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Rash of Larcenies
Between Friday, October 5th and Sunday, October 7th there were 12 thefts from vehicles and one stolen vehicle in Seal Beach.
10/4/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Drug Take Back
On Saturday, October 27th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Seal Beach Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft...
10/2/2018
PRESS RELEASE - AlertOC System Test
On October 3, 2018 the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System...
8/13/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Traffic Collision on First Street
On August 12th, 2018 at approximately 10:55 AM, Seal Beach Police Officers responded to a call of a traffic collision on First Street at Central Way.
7/17/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Traffic Construction on Seal Beach Blvd
The City of Seal Beach has issued a permit to the Orange County Sanitation District which allows their Contractor to perform exploratory excavation...
7/10/2018
Press Release - Local Hazard Mitigation Plan - Update
Seal Beach, CA. – The City of Seal Beach is preparing a Local Hazard Mitigation Plan, or LHMP, and has added an additional public meeting.
7/5/2018
PRESS RELEASE - CERT CLASSES STARTING
The City of Seal Beach, the Seal Beach Police Department, and the West County CERT team will be hosting a free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training class.
7/5/2018
PRESS RELEASE - NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018, the City of Seal Beach will join the efforts of thousands of other communities across the country to promote safety, strengthen police-community partnership and...
7/2/2018
PRESS RELEASE - JFTB CELEBRATES AMERICA'S 242ND BIRTHDAY
Joint Forces Training Base proudly joins with its community partners of Los Alamitos, Cypress, Seal Beach and Rossmoor celebrating America’s 242nd birthday with its annual “Fireworks...
6/8/2018
PRESS RELEASE - MINOR DECOY OPERATIONS
Seal Beach PD officers cited and released four suspects for furnishing and/or selling alcoholic beverages to minors. These incidents occurred over the Memorial Day Weekend.
5/8/2018
PRESS RELEASE - LOCAL HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN LAUNCHED
The City of Seal Beach is preparing a Local Hazard Mitigation Plan, or LHMP. This plan will help create a safer community for residents, businesses, and visitors.
4/5/2018
PRESS RELEASE - SHOOTING SUSPECT ARRESTED
On Wednesday, April 4th at approximately 7:30 p.m., Seal Beach Police Officers responded to the 300 block of 16th Street regarding a call of a shooting.
3/16/2018
Press Release - NWS Seal Beach Joint Land Use Study
The City of Seal Beach, in cooperation with Naval Weapons Station (NWS) Seal Beach, the City of Long Beach, and other agencies and organizations in the region, is preparing a Joint Land Use Study...
3/12/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Theft Suspect Arrested
On Feb. 25th, 2018 Seal Beach Police Officers received a call of a theft in progress in Leisure World.
3/5/2018
News Release - JFTB HONORED BY NATIONAL GUARD BUREAU FOR 2017 ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY INITIATIVES

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. – For military and civilian aviators alike, one of their worst nightmares is encountering a bird strike during takeoff and landing

2/28/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Arrests for Selling / Furnishing Alcohol to Minors
Seal Beach PD officers cited and released three suspects for furnishing and/or selling alcoholic beverages to minors.
2/21/2018
Press Release - T-Mobile Robbery
SEAL BEACH, CA: On Saturday, February 17, 2017, at approximately 6:29 pm, the Seal Beach Police Department received a call of a robbery at the T-Mobile store located at 13936 Seal Beach Boulevard....
2/20/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Movember
Seal Beach, CA. –Seal Beach Police Officers gave up their clean-shaven appearance in support of men’s health during the month of November.
2/20/2018
PRESS RELEASE - Rape Suspect Arrested
Seal Beach, CA. – On February 18, 2018, Seal Beach Police Detectives arrested Darryl Lee Matanane (age 55 of Seal Beach) on the charge of rape.  Matanane was identified as the suspect in...
2/14/2018
News Release - UPCOMING ARMY AVIATION TRAINING EXERCISES
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. – a visiting U.S. Army aviation unit will conduct training exercises and night flight operations at Los Alamitos Army Airfield (LAAAF) from Feb.19 thru March 1.
2/5/2018
Press Release - Armed Robbery at Sprint Store
Seal Beach, CA. - The Seal Beach Police are seeking assistance from the public in a robbery investigation.
1/29/2018
Press Release - Sketch of Indecent Exposure Suspect