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  • Super Bowl Sunday DUI patrol planned

    Super Bowl Sunday DUI patrol planned
    Super Bowl revelers beware: police will be out in force Sunday with eye for inebriated drivers. Glendale police on Sunday plan to crackdown on drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol as part of a roving citywide anti-DUI campaign....
  • 6 arrested at Glendale sobriety checkpoint

    Six drivers were arrested Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol during a sobriety checkpoint in Glendale, police said. Of the six drivers taken into custody, three people were arrested for drugs and the remaining were...
  • Police arrest man after finding heroin in apartment

    A 23-year-old Glendale man was arrested Wednesday after officers found heroin during a probation search of his apartment, police said. Bradley Shaw, who is on felony probation for possessing drugs, was taken into custody about an hour after he fled his...
  • Glendale police arrest man after high-speed chase, foot pursuit

    A 37-year-old Glendale man was arrested early Thursday after he allegedly led police on a pursuit, got away and then crashed his car. Angelito Ancheta was taken into custody about 4:29 a.m. at Chevy Chase Drive and Garfield Avenue after he abandoned his...
  • 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...
  • Police to host prescription drug drop-off events on Saturday

    Police in Burbank and Glendale will be taking part in a no-questions-asked prescription drug drop-off event Saturday as part of a national campaign to reduce household access to left over medications. Prescription drugs that remain at home are prone to...
  • Hundreds of pounds in unwanted prescriptions drugs dropped off on Saturday

    Police collected 585 pounds of prescription pills Saturday from residents in Glendale and foothill communities as part of a nationwide drug take-back day. Four locations in Glendale — Verdugo Road, Glendale Community College, Broadway and Chevy...
  • Police bust major marijuana operation allegedly run by Montrose business

    Police bust major marijuana operation allegedly run by Montrose business
    Three men with ties to a Montrose irrigation business were arrested Wednesday night after police seized 700 marijuana plants inside a warehouse in Van Nuys and another 200 at the home of one of the men. The men — Steve Nemenyi, 47, Glenn Poppler,...
  • 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...
  • Glendale police seize cache of drugs, guns during bust

    Glendale police seize cache of drugs, guns during bust
    Police arrested three men on Monday after allegedly finding more than $400,000 worth of drugs, including opium, heroin and methamphetamine, inside their Los Angeles apartment. Brian Garcia, 25, Erick Gastelum, 28, and Jose Garcia, 50, were taken into...
  • Two men charged with identity theft

    Two men were charged with identity theft Tuesday after police discovered other people's mail and personal information inside a car belonging to one of them, officials said. One of the men — Jonathan Togiai, 36, of Los Angeles — was charged...
  • Crescenta Valley stakeholders discuss preventing teen drug use

    Illegal drug and alcohol use among youth in the greater Glendale area — and the question of how to effectively combat it — drew dozens of local community leaders and health professionals to Verdugo Hills Hospital Friday where they exchanged...