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Eastbound Traffic on PCH in Lomita between Narbonne Ave and Eshelman Shut Down

The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Lomita Station at 12:05PM, 1/15/2019, advised
that there will be no eastbound traffic on PCH in Lomita from Narbonne Avenue east to Eshelman Avenue until further notice. This closure is due to an electrical box fire. John Bailey, President Southeast Torrance Homeowners’ Association, Inc. (SETHA)
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Weekly Crime Report for Southeast Torrance 12/30/18 to 1/5/19

This report is for Sunday, December 30, 2018 through Saturday, January 5, 2019.
30 items are listed on the Weekly Crime Log at https://www.torranceca.gov/home/showdocument?id=47475. RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES There were 4 in Torrance.  2 in Southeast Torrance, 1 in Old Torrance and 1 in West Torrance. 1/3/19 4:30PM to 1/4/19 9AM         23700 Block Vine Av  Suspect entered unlocked door.  Unknown loss at time of report. 1/5/19 9:30AM to 1/6/19 9:30AM    2300 Block 235th Pl   Suspect attempted to open partially open door but was blocked by lock.  no entry, no loss. AUTO BURGLARIES There were 11 in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance. Items stolen included charger, paperwork, paystubs, backpack, papers, medication, sunglasses, boots, key (used to take a 2018 Ford Explorer), cosmetics, more sunglasses, briefcase, tablet and wallet. AUTO THEFT 2 vehicles were stolen in North Torrance. THEFT There were 8 incidents including 1 report of a delivered parcel taken off a porch in North Torrance. Jo…

Three Killed in Shooting at Gable House Bowl

It was not immediately known if the victims were targeted. The shooter or shooters remained at large Saturday.
Links to Yahoo and Daily Breeze

 https://news.yahoo.com/police-multiple-victims-bowling-alley-shooting-085542544.html

https://www.dailybreeze.com/2019/01/05/police-investigate-shooting-at-torrance-bowling-alley-possibly-multiple-victims/

Weekly Crime Report for SE Torrance 12 16 to 12 22 2018

This report is for Sunday, December 16, 2018 through Saturday, December 22, 2018. 47 incidents listed on the report.  Link to the complete Torrance PD Log:  https://www.torranceca.gov/home/showdocument?id=47289 RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES There were 6 in Torrance. 2 in North Torrance, 1 each in Old Torrance, Seaside, Torrance Heights and Southeast Torrance. In the NW Torrance residential burglary a 2005 Toyota Highlander was also stolen.  12/16 to 12/19  24300 Block Falena Ave  Suspect forced door open for entry and took music keyboard and power drills. AUTO BURGLARIES There were 8 in Torrance and 1 in Southeast Torrance.  12/19 to 12/20   23000 Block Walnut  Window forced down for entry and no property loss. AUTO THEFT There were 6 in Torrance and 1 in Southeast Torrance. 12/22 to 12/24  2300 Sepulveda Blvd   Keys for a 2013 Ford Fusion were taken in a commercial burglary at this address with the vehicle being stolen. THEFT There 10 incidents in Torrance and none in Southeast Tor…

Reported Leak of Modified Hydroflouric Acid at the Torrance Refinery

This is the Hazardous Materials Spill Report on the reported 5 gallon leak of Modified Hydroflouric Acid at the Torrance Refinery this morning.  Posting on Facebook from the Torrance Fire Deparment is at the bottom of this email.
John Bailey, President Southeast Torrance Homeowners’ Association, Inc. (SETHA) Governor's Office Emergency Services
Hazardous Materials Spill Report DATE12/22/2018
TIME:1059RECEIVED BY:CONTROL#:
Cal OES - 18-8696
NRC -1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:City of Torrance Fire Department1.b. PERSON REPORTING SPILL (If different from above):1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:2. SUBSTANCE TYPE:2. a. SUBSTANCE:b.QTY:>=<AmountMeasurec. TYPE:d. OTHER:e. PIPELINEf. VESSEL
>= 300 Tons1.Modified HF Hydroflouric acid<5Gal(s)CHEMICALNoNo2.=NoNo3.=NoNog. DESCRIPTION:RP states: While off loading from a tanker truck to a fixed tank the material leaked out of a 1 inch vapor recovery li…

Weekly Crime Report in Torrance

This report is for Sunday, December 9, 2018 through Saturday, December 15, 2018.
39 incidents were reported during the week. This is the link to the complete Torrance Police Department Weekly Crime Log:  https://www.torranceca.gov/home/showdocument?id=47237 RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES There were 3 in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance. 1 in North Torrance on Friday, December 14th at 3:50 AM when the suspect attempted to pry open a window but was startled by the homeowner and fled. 1 in the Riviera on Monday, December 10th at 9:45PM when the suspect smashed a rear kitchen glass door in an attempt to enter but fled when confronted by the homeowner. 1 in Southwood on Monday, December 10th after 9:30 PM when the suspect smashed a window in an attempt to gain entry but fled when the homeowner turned on a light. AUTO BURGLARY There were 9 in Torrance, none in Southeast Torrance with 2 in the 3500 Block of Carson Street. AUTO THEFT There were 7 in Torrance, none in Southeast Torrance with 1 in …

Weekly Crime Report for Southeast Torrance

INCREASE IN AUTO BURGLARIES AND AUTO THEFT IN SOUTHEAST TORRANCE THIS REPORTING PERIOD.
This report is for Sunday, December 2, 2018 through Saturday, December 8, 2018 46 incidents in the log for this reporting period. Link to the complete Torrance Police Department Weekly Crime Log:  https://www.torranceca.gov/home/showdocument?id=47155 RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES There were 4 in Torrance. 1 each in West, Hillside, Riviera and North Torrance. AUTO BURGLARIES There were 15 in Torrance and 4 in Southeast Torrance. 12/8 6:15 PM to 12/9 2 AM        24200 Block Huber  Suspect enters unlocked vehicle and took cell phone, keys, ID and paperwork.
12/3 6:30 PM to 12/4 5 AM        23000 Block Arlington  Suspect smashed window for entry and took backpack.    Same time as above                  23000 Block Arlington  Suspect smashed window for entry and took owner’s manual. 12/2 8 PM     to 12/3 7:25 AM     1700 Block 244th St      Suspect forced open truck cargo boxes and took tools. AUTO THEFT T…