SEAL BEACH POLICE PRESS RELEASES

3/1/2021
PRESS RELEASE - Fake Photographer Arrested for Fraud
A photographer claiming to work for a music record label was
arrested after defrauding an unsuspecting young woman out of money in exchange for
a bogus modeling contract.
2/16/2021
PRESS RELEASE - BURGLARY SUSPECTS ARRESTED AFTER WITNESS RECORDS SUSPECT FLEEING THE SCENE OF THE CRIME
Two burglars are in custody after a witness recorded a video of
them fleeing from the scene of the crime.
2/8/2021
PRESS RELEASE - COFFEE WITH A COP GOES VIRTUAL
Seal Beach City Council Member Mike Varipapa is inviting the community to meet with him and the Seal Beach Police Department at a virtual Coffee with a Cop event. The event will take place on...
2/5/2021
PRESS RELEASE - Seal Beach Small Business Grant Relief Program – Round 3
On January 25th, The Seal Beach City Council approved an amendment to the Small Business Relief Grant Program providing the opportunity to deliver additional grant funding of $3,500 to qualifying...
2/5/2021
PRESS RELEASE - RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY SUSPECT ARRESTED
A man was arrested for residential burglary two days after
committing a crime in Seal Beach.
2/1/2021
PRESS RELEASE - Don’t Get Flagged This Super Bowl Season, Designate a Sober Driver
The Seal Beach Police Department is reminding fans who are
watching the Super Bowl to get a safe ride home after the game.
1/27/2021
PRESS RELEASE - WINTER STORM PREPARATION
The National Weather Service has predicted major rain in our
area. The most significant rainfall will occur between Thursday and Friday this week.
1/27/2021
PRESS RELEASE - CHILD PORNOGRAPHY SUSPECT ARRESTED
After a lengthy investigation by the Seal Beach Police
Department, a man was arrested for possession of child pornography.
1/26/2021
PRESS RELEASE - ONLINE PARKING PERMIT PORTAL USABILITY
The City of Seal Beach has streamlined the process to purchase
and renew residential and guest parking permits.
1/4/2021
Seal Beach Police Department CARES Campaign for 2021
For 2021, the Seal Beach Police Department wants to remind the
community that it CARES.
12/29/2020
Press Release - Santa Cop Community Outreach Event
For the second year in a row, Santa Claus asked the Seal Beach Police Department to help him deliver holiday gifts to families in need.
12/22/2020
PRESS RELEASE - SEAL BEACH POLICE DEPARTMENT PROMOTES FOUR POLICE OFFICERS
The Seal Beach Police Department is ringing in the New Year by
promoting four officers to the ranks of corporal, sergeant, and lieutenant.
12/16/2020
PRESS RELEASE - **City Hall Holiday Closure**
City Hall will be closed from Thursday, December 24, 2020 through Friday, January 1, 2021 for the Christmas holiday. The offices will re-open for public business on Monday, January 4, 2021 with...
12/14/2020
PRESS RELEASE - RESIDENTIAL & GUEST PARKING PERMITS RENEWALS
The City of Seal Beach has streamlined the process to purchase
and renew residential and guest parking permits.
12/14/2020
PRESS RELEASE - RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY SUSPECTS ARRESTED IN SURFSIDE
Two men were arrested by the Seal Beach Police Department
after a resident witnessed the crime on their home surveillance system.
12/10/2020
Press Release - Seal Beach Police Volunteers Celebrate 25th Anniversary
The Seal Beach Police Volunteers in Policing (VIP) are
celebrating their 25th year of service to the Seal Beach community.
12/10/2020
PRESS RELEASE - SEAL BEACH POLICE LOOKING FOR FAMILIES IN NEED
The Seal Beach Police Department is looking for families in need
this holiday season as we prepare for our second annual “Santa Cop” community
outreach event.
12/10/2020
Press Release - Temporary Suspension of Street Sweeper Parking Enforcement
The Seal Beach Police Department is suspending street sweeper parking enforcement until further notice. The suspension is effective today, December 10, 2020. This is being done in an effort to...
12/9/2020
PRESS RELEASE - Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Operations Nets 47 Citations
On Tuesday, December 20, 2020, the Seal Beach Police Department’s Traffic Bureau, along with law enforcement officers from the Culver City, Irvine, Rialto, Anaheim, Huntington Beach, and...
12/7/2020
Press Release - Fatal Traffic Collision
On December 4, 2020 at about 10:49 p.m., officers from the Seal Beach Police Department responded to the intersection of Seal Beach Boulevard and Westminster Avenue to investigate a single vehicle...
11/17/2020
Holiday Season Safety Tips
The holiday season is upon us and the Seal Beach Police Department wants to remind the community of simple tips to ensure the holidays are happy and healthy. Although things are a bit different...
10/30/2020
PRESS RELEASE - HIT & RUN SUSPECT ARRESTED AFTER BRIEF PURSUIT
A man was arrested after leading officers on a short vehicle
pursuit which ended in a Seal Beach neighborhood.
10/30/2020
PRESS RELEASE - FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION RESULTS IN DEATH OF PEDESTRIAN
A pedestrian believed to be walking in the roadway died after
being struck by a passing vehicle.
10/26/2020
PRESS RELEASE - T-MOBILE COMMERCIAL BURGLARY
The Seal Beach Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying two commercial burglary suspects who stole cellular phones and other electronics from a T-Mobile store.
10/21/2020
PRESS RELEASE - SEAL BEACH POLICE TO TAKE BACK UNWANTED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS
On Saturday, October 24th 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...
10/19/2020
MAN ARRESTED FOR ROAD RAGE INCIDENT INVOLVING FIREARM REPLICA
A man was arrested by Seal Beach Detectives in Montclair on Saturday after allegedly being involved in a road rage incident in Seal Beach on Friday, October 16.
10/15/2020
Press Release - Help Identfy Package Thief
The Seal Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a serial package theft suspect.
10/15/2020
Press Release - Red Ribbon Week 2020
The Seal Beach Police Department invites the community to take a visible stand against drugs by celebrating Red Ribbon Week. This year’s celebration will kick off on Friday, October 23, 2020...
10/12/2020
Press Release - Seal Beach Police Officer Struck by Suspected Intoxicated Driver
A Seal Beach Police Officer is recovering after being struck by a suspected drunk driver.
10/8/2020
Press Release - City of Seal Beach Awarded $42,500 Grant from the OTS
The safety of everyone traveling is the focus of a grant awarded to City of Seal Beach. The $42,500.00 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) will assist in Seal Beach Police...