SEAL BEACH POLICE PRESS RELEASES

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
1/29/2018
Press Release - Seal Beach Police Seeking the Public’s Assistance: Indecent Exposure Suspect at Elementary School
1/26/2018
Press Release - Seal Beach Naval Weapons Station
Seal Beach, Calif. The Seal Beach Naval Weapons Station will take part in the largest Navy security exercise of the year from January 29 through February 9.
1/15/2018
Press Release - Strong Arm Robbery
On Saturday, January 13, 2018, at approximately 11:23 pm, Seal Beach Police Officers received a call of a strong arm robbery which occurred at the CVS Pharmacy located at 921 Pacific Coast Highway....
1/12/2018
Press Release - JOINT FORCES TRAINING BASE ANNOUNCES 2018 PUBLIC TOUR SCHEDULE
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. – Joint Forces Training Base (JFTB) is pleased to announce its 2018 public base tour program.
1/12/2018
Press Release - Orange County Communicable Disease News
The Orange County Health Care Agency continues to receive large numbers of reports of influenza, including severe cases (less than 65 years of age who were hospitalized in intensive care or who...
1/12/2018
Press Release - Community Emergency Response Team (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.
1/8/2018
Press Release - Suspect Arrested in Old Town Fire
SEAL BEACH, CA: Seal Beach Police Detectives, working cooperatively with Fire Investigators from the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) have arrested John Louis Maier Jr. (age 60 of Seal Beach) on...
1/3/2018
Press Release - Armed Robbery with a Knife

SEAL BEACH, CA: On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018, at approximately 11:24 am, Seal Beach Police Officers received a call of a robbery in the Chase Bank, 801 Pacific Coast Hwy.

12/21/2017
UPDATED PRESS RELEASE - Injury Traffic Collision
On Thursday, December 7th, 2017, at approximately 8:38 pm, the Seal Beach Police Department received a call of a traffic collision which occurred at the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway and...
11/4/2017
Press release - Strong Arm Robbery / Hate Crime
SEAL BEACH, CA: On Friday, November 3rd, 2017, at approximately 7:16 pm, Seal Beach Police Officers received a call of a robbery in the 10th Street Municipal Beach Parking Lot located at 902 Ocean...
10/20/2017
Press Release - Parking Permits Set to Expire
City of Seal Beach parking permits are set to expire on October 31st, 2017. All residential, guest and merchant permits will need to be renewed.