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  • With police watching, volunteers test their abilities after a few drinks...or 12

    With police watching, volunteers test their abilities after a few drinks...or 12
    It was just before 7 p.m. and Venice resident Ramon Kang had already consumed 10 Coors Lite beers inside the dimly lit bar at the Elks Lodge. After three hours of drinking, his blood alcohol level was at .12 and police officials were now ready to test...
  • Man allegedly sold cocaine near elementary school in Glendale

    Man allegedly sold cocaine near elementary school in Glendale
    An alleged drug dealer was charged Thursday with selling cocaine to a Glendale man in front of Mark Keppel Elementary School, officials said. Franklin Vasquez Marquez, 34, of Los Angeles faces one felony count of possessing cocaine for sale and...
  • Glendale police: Packaged drugs found during body search of jailed man

    A 30-year-old Glendale man was arrested this week on suspicion of dealing narcotics in Glendale and smuggling several grams of drugs into the local jail in his rectum, police said. Narcotics detectives had taken Leyvi Dawson into custody on Monday for...
  • Glendale police stop 70 vehicles, conduct 21 sobriety tests during DUI crackdown on Friday

    Nine motorists were arrested in Glendale Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol during a saturation patrol, police said. The Police Department had originally scheduled a sobriety checkpoint, but canceled the operation due...
  • Police to heavily patrol Glendale for DUI offenders Saturday night

    Glendale police will be patrolling the city Saturday in search of motorists who are driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The patrol is part of a larger, multiple-agency, anti-DUI crackdown known as the “Avoid the 100” with...
  • Peter Murphy arrested for alleged DUI hit-and-run in Glendale

    Peter Murphy arrested for alleged DUI hit-and-run in Glendale
    Peter Murphy, lead singer of British Goth rock band Bauhaus, was arrested Saturday after he allegedly rear-ended a vehicle in Glendale, injured the driver and then fled to Los Angeles, where he was blocked by an eyewitness until police arrived,...
  • Glendale police: Man arrested for identity theft

    Glendale police: Man arrested for identity theft
    A 31-year-old Glendale man who was allegedly wanted on an outstanding warrant was arrested Monday after he hid from police in a home attic during a probation search, officials said. Police arrived at Ricardo Van Rossen's home in the 900 block of South...
  • 29 cited in crosswalk sting

    29 cited in crosswalk sting
    Officer Larry Ballesteros wasn’t wearing his typical blue uniform as he strolled along an unmarked crosswalk in a busy Glendale intersection on Thursday when suddenly the driver of a white van stopped, made hand gestures and yelled at him. This...
  • Police and community dogs put on show in park

    Police and community dogs put on show in park
    When Yudy, the Glendale Police Department's German shepherd, isn't chasing down criminals or sniffing out drugs, she is training to keep her skills sharp. The 9 1/2-year-old dog and her handler, Officer Maribel Feeley, have been working and training...
  • Rocker Peter Murphy's DUI case gets new hearing

    Rocker Peter Murphy's DUI case gets new hearing
    A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge on Friday continued a hearing for Bauhaus lead singer Peter Murphy, who is accused of rear-ending a vehicle and fleeing to Los Angeles, where an eyewitness blocked him until police arrived. His attorney,...
  • Weekend DUI enforcement in Glendale nets four arrests

    Four motorists were arrested in Glendale on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol during a weekend patrol operation, police said. Officers patrolled the city from 7 p.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday and stopped 49 vehicles....
  • Glendale DUI checkpoint results in arrests

    Glendale DUI checkpoint results in arrests
    Six motorists were arrested Saturday night during a sobriety checkpoint in South Glendale, police said. Of the six motorists arrested, five were for allegedly driving under the influence of drugs, according to Glendale police. The sixth arrest was on...