Monday, January 16, 2017

Weekly Crime Report for Southeast Torrance

 This report is for Sunday, January 1, 2017 through Saturday, January 7, 2017.
There were 44 incidents reported to Torrance Police during the week.
 
RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY
There was one in the Torrance Heights Civic area which is west of New Horizons,
and south of Sepulveda Blvd.
 
AUTO BURGLARY
There were 7 in Torrance and 1 in Southeast Torrance.
1/1/2017  11:45 PM  1900 Block 232nd Street
Vehicle ransacked and wallet stolen.
 
AUTO THEFT
There were 6 in Torrance and 1 in Southeast Torrance.
1/2/2017   4:30 PM to 1/3/2017  7 AM  22900 Walnut St
2001 Chevrolet Camaro stolen.
 
Link to the Torrance Police Department Weekly Crime Report for Torrance:
 
John Bailey, President
Southeast Torrance Homeowners’ Association, Inc. (SETHA)

Traffic Delay on Eastbound Lomita Blvd

 Diesel fuel is linking from a pipeline under the driveway on the north side of Crossroads
Shopping Center impacting east bound traffic on Lomita Blvd.  The driveway is now closed.
 
Eastbound traffic on Lomita Blvd has been reduced to one lane.  Possible alternate routes to
avoid eastbound Lomita Blvd are Skypark Drive and the Telo/237th St shortcut.
 
John Bailey, President
Southeast Torrance Homeowners’ Association, Inc. (SETHA)

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Weekly Crime Report for Southeast Torrance and Updates

 This report is for Sunday, December 18, 2016 through Saturday, December 24, 2016.
56 incidents were reported to Torrance Police during the reported period.
 
RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES
There were 4 in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance.
2 were in North Torrance and 2 in the Hollywood Riviera area.
 
AUTO BURGLARIES
There were 18 in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance.
2 vehicles were unlocked and windows were smashed for entry in 6 vehicles.
 
AUTO THEFT
There were 10 stolen vehicles in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance.
 
THEFT
There were 12 incidents of theft and none in Southeast Torrance.
 
Link to the Torrance Police Department Weekly Crime Log
 
Trash pickup will be one day later on Friday, January 6, 2017 in Southeast Torrance.
Link to the 2017 Torrance Refuse Collection Schedule
 
The Southeast Torrance Homeowners’ Association, Inc. (SETHA)
wishes you a Very Happy & Health New Year.
 
John Bailey, President
SETHA

Friday, December 30, 2016

Report on LA Area Refineries Pollution

 
This is the link to the Southern California Public Radio report on LA area refinery pollution.
 
John Bailey, President
Southeast Torrance Homeowners’ Association, Inc. (SETHA)
 

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Weekly Crime Report for Southeast Torrance

 This report is for Sunday, December 22, 2016 through Saturday, December 17, 2016.
There were 49 incidents reported to Torrance Police.
 
RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES
There were 5 in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance.
2 in Old Torrance and 1 each in North, Hollywood Riviera and Southwood.
The burglary in the Riviera was between 6:30 PM and 10 PM while the others
were during the day.  The house in Southwood is under construction and the
garage was open in one of the Old Torrance burglaries.
 
AUTO BURGLARIES
There were 15 in Torrance and 1 in Southeast Torrance. 
Third row seats were taken from 3 vehicles during daylight hours.
 
12/17 7PM to 12/18 8 AM   2100 Block 235th Street
Suspect enters unlocked vehicle and took firearms, backpack, medication,
cash and flashlights.
 
List of items stolen from vehicles this reporting period.
Purse, wallet (2), cash (4), cell phone (2), drivers license, credit cards, clothing (2), laptop (3),
sunglasses (2), jewelry, paperwork (2), notary box, fast trak, gift cards (2), MP3 player,
car manual (2), dog food, gate opener, water bottle, backpack (2), books,
headphones (2), eyeglasses, camera, camera equipment, suitcase, tablet,
charger, wifi hotspot.
 
On December 12, 2016 at 3:50 AM in the 25100 Block of Cypress Street in Lomita, an auto
burglary occurred with the suspect described as a male, early 20’s, with a backpack and skateboard.
 
AUTO THEFT
There were 9 stolen vehicles in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance.
 
THEFT
There were 11 reported incidents of theft and none in Southeast Torrance.
Delivered parcels taken from porches at the following locations:
15800 Block Illinois Court
2800 Dalemead Street
21500 Palos Verdes Blvd
4400 Pacific Coast Hwy (Apt Bldg)
 
Link to the complete Torrance PD Weekly Crime Log:  http://www.torrnet.com/TPD/Documents/12-11-2016_to_12-17-2016.pdf
 

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Auto Burglary in Southeast Torrance

 12/17  PM to 12/18 AM
235th and Hass
Car ransacked
Expensive flashlight, sunglasses, nice jacket
and ashtray with quarters stolen.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Weekly Crime Report for Southeast Torrance

 This report is for Sunday, December 4, 2016 through Saturday, December 10, 2016
There were 55 incidents reported to Torrance Police during the week.
 
RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY
There was one in Torrance and it was in North Torrance.
 
AUTO BURGLARY
There were 23 in Torrance and 1 in Southeast Torrance.
12/8 3:45PM to 12/9 7:30AM   2400 Block 237th Place (Pennsylvania Ave to Crenshaw Blvd)
Vehicle entered by unknown means and clipboard stolen.
Method used to enter vehicles:
5-Smashed window, 6-Unknown means, 4-unlocked, 3-door lock punched, 2-door handle defeated.
 
AUTO THEFT
There were 8 stolen vehicles in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance.
 
THEFT
There were 11 instances in Torrance and none in Southeast Torrance.
A tailgate was stolen from a pickup in the 300 Block of Palos Verdes Blvd.
 
VANDALISM
There were 3 instances in Torrance and 2 in Southeast Torrance.
12/4  9PM to 12/5 8AM   1900 Block 237th Place  (Walnut to Cabrillo)
Suspect intentionally smashes the windshield of victim’s parked vehicle.
12/5  4PM to 5PM            23100 Block Arlington Avenue
Suspect damages vehicle paint.
There was one instance of egg throwing on December 8th at 5:45PM in the 4100 Block of Emerald St.
 
SIMPLE BATTERY
12/7   11:45PM   23500 Falena Avenue
Suspect punches victim, knocking him to the ground where suspect continues to strike victim.
 
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY
12/4  3PM  to 12/5  5:15AM   23800 Crenshaw Blvd
Suspect smashed window for entry, attempts to open cash register, searches counter area and
took cash.
 
Link to the complete weekly crime log for the City of Torrance:
 
John Bailey, President
Southeast Torrance Homeowners’ Association, Inc. (SETHA)