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Press Release - New “Ask City Hall” Feature added to the City’s Website
During these challenging times, City staff is hard at work ensuring that essential services are up and running and that is important. But we also want to make certain that we continue to have...
Press Release - Westminster Avenue Sewer Project
The Orange County Sanitation District will replace nearly three miles of two sewer pipelines which run along Westminster Avenue between Seal Beach Boulevard and Rancho Road (City of Westminster).
Seal Beach Green Spaces Remain Open
The City of Seal Beach wants to communicate to all residents and visitors - All green spaces within our parks remain available to the public, so long as they comply with Governor Newsom’s...
Press Release - Protect our Sewer Systems: Do not flush disenfectant wipes or paper towels down the toilet
While the City of Seal Beach’ residents and businesses are encouraged to follow the Centers for Disease Control recommendations to clean surfaces with disinfecting wipes to reduce the spread...
Press Release - Seal Beach City Parks, Beaches, Parking Lots - Closed
The City of Seal Beach is monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and is proactively working to stop the spread of the virus.
Temporary Suspension of Street Sweeper Parking Enforcement (Updated 3/23/2020)
The Seal Beach Police Department is suspending street sweeper parking enforcement for one week. The suspension is effective March 17 until further notice.
Press Release - Support Seal Beach Restaurants
As a result of the directives issued by federal, state, and local governments, many Seal Beach businesses have had to change the way they operate in order to help stop the spread of the COVID-19...
Press Release - Senior Mobility Program Temporary Schedule Change
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, changes will be made to the Senior Mobility Program.
Press Release - City of Seal Beach Asks the Community to Avoid Overbuying
The City of Seal Beach encourages the community to avoid overbuying and to purchase only what they need. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact communities all over the United States, the...
Press Release - Community Development and Public Works Permit Counters Closed
The Seal Beach Community Development and Public Works Departments are suspending all permit counter appointments until further notice. The Departments will continue to receive and issue permits...
Press Release - CERT Training Postponed
The Cities of Buena Park, Cypress, La Palma, Los Alamitos, Seal Beach, and Westminster had scheduled a 20-hour Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training academy at JFTB-Los Alamitos on...
Press Release - Local Emergency Update

Based upon the President and our Governor’s guidance, all Seal Beach BARS will be closed as of 11:59 pm tonight through Thursday, March 19th at 11:59 pm. 

Press Release - City of Seal Beach Proclaims Local Emergency
The City of Seal Beach has declared a proclamation of local emergency due to potential public health impacts of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  The emergency declaration supports measures to be...
The City officially welcomed a new Director of Finance/City Treasurer, Kelly Telford on March 9th.
Press Release - Coffee with a Cop - March 16, 2020
Seal Mayor Schelly Sustarsic is inviting the community to meet with her and the Seal Beach Police Department at a Coffee with a Cop event.  The event will take place on Monday, March 16th...
Press Release - Infection Prevention Strategies
The City of Seal Beach encourages community members to be proactive in helping to stop the spread of infectious diseases.
Press Release - “Stop. Look. Wave.” Crosswalk Safety

Summer is coming, and so are some of the events that lead to more pedestrian and vehicle traffic. With the increase in traffic, comes an increase in safety concerns.

Press Release - Lifeguards Save Suicidal Man
Seal Beach Marine Safety Lifeguards saved a suicidal man after he jumped off of the Seal Beach Pier.
Press Release - Coffee with a Cop
Seal Beach City Council Member Thomas Moore is inviting the community to meet with him and the Seal Beach Police Department at a Coffee with a Cop event. The event will take place on Wednesday,...
Press Release - Super Bowl DUI Enforcement
The Seal Beach Police Department is reminding fans attending Super Bowl watch parties to get a safe ride home after the game.
PRESS RELEASE - Seal Beach Hires a New Community Development Director
After an extensive search, the City has selected Les Johnson as the City’s next Director of Community Development.
A visiting U.S. Army aviation unit will conduct training, including night flight operations, at Los Alamitos Army Airfield (LAAAF) on Joint Forces Training Base from Jan. 17 thru Jan. 27.
Press Release - Seal Beach Police Citizens' Academy
The Seal Beach Police Department will be hosting a Citizens’ Academy beginning in February, 2020.
PRESS RELEASE - Robbery Suspect Arrested After Stealing a Bicycle

A robbery suspect was arrested after he forcefully pushed the victim off his bicycle and onto the street.

Press Release - Santa Cop – Community Outreach Event

Santa Claus asked the Seal Beach Police Department to help him deliver holiday gifts to Orange County children.

PRESS RELEASE - Holiday Season Safety Tips
The holiday season is upon us and the Seal Beach Police Departments wants to remind the community of simple tips to ensure the holidays are happy and safe.
Press Release - Winter Storm Preparations
SEAL BEACH, CA. – Marine Safety Chief Joe Bailey will be making a presentation to the City Council on Monday, Nov. 12th, 2019 to provide information on winter storm preparations.
Press Release - Robbery Suspects Sought
On August 8th, 2019, three suspects entered the 7-11 store, located at 1200 Pacific Coast Hwy.  Each suspect grabbed a case of alcohol and immediately exited the store without paying.
Press Release - Explorer Academy Graduation
On Sunday August 4, 2019, three Seal Beach Police Explorers graduated from the 2019 Orange County Law Enforcement Explorers Advisor’s Association (OCLEEAA) Summer Explorer Academy. The Academy was...
Public Safety Town Hall Meeting
SEAL BEACH, CA. – The Seal Beach Police Department is inviting the public to attend a Public  Safety Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, August 20th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the City...

Video Archive

McGaugh Field Trip 2013 - Thursday, June 5, 2014
Ocean Safety PSA - Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Seal Beach - This is Home - Tuesday, June 3, 2014