**ATTENTION AREA RESIDENTS**
THE LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT IS MAKING EVERY EFFORT TO COMBAT RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES. SINCE COMMUNITY AWARENESS IS THE KEY TO PREVENTION WE NEED YOUR ASSISTANCE:
Since January 2nd, there have been five Residential Burglaries targeting homes in the Coldwater Canyon community north of Beverly Hills. In one of the most recent incidents, the suspect's forced entry into the home while the resident was inside (Hot Prowl).
HOME SECURITY TIPS:
LOCK ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS, INCLUDING REAR AND GARAGE DOORS, BEFORE LEAVING THE RESIDENCE.
ENSURE THAT ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS INCLUDING SLIDING GLASS DOORS HAVE STRONG, WORKING LOCKS.
IF YOUR RESIDENCE IS EQUIPPED WITH AN ALARM SYSTEM, ENSURE THAT IT HAS APPROPRIATE COVERAGE FOR YOUR SECURITY NEEDS.
ENSURE THAT ALL WINDOWS AND DOORS ARE ALARMED. AND THE MASTER BEDROOM AND HALLWAYS HAVE MOTION SENSORS DETECTORS.
ACTIVATE YOUR ALARM WHEN EVER YOU LEAVE YOUR RESIDENCE.
ENSURE THAT YOUR VIDEO SURVEILANCE SYSTEM IS IN GOOD WORKING ORDER.
RECORD THE SERIAL NUMBERS OF YOUR ELECTRONIC AND COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, AND KEEP RECORDS IN A SECURE LOCATION.
KEEP RECORDS AND PHOTOS OF NON-SERIALIZED VALUABLES.
KEEP YOUR PROPERTY WELL-LIT DURING THE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING HOURS.
IF YOU OBSERVE SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY, CONTACT POLICE IMMEDIATELY BY CALLING 911 (EMERGENCY) OR 877-ASK-LAPD (877-275-5273) (NON-EMERGENCY).
OBTAIN A DESCRIPTION OF THE SUSPECT(S)' PHYSICAL APPEARANCE, ACTIONS, AND ANY VEHICLE DESCRIPTIONS, INCLUDING LICENSE PLATE NUMBERS. DO NOT CONFRONT SUSPICIOUS INDIVIDUALS.
2400 block Coldwater Cyn. RD 0809.MO: On 01/02/12 between 1200 and 1730, suspect(s) pried the single family residence side door and removed computer and jewelry.
2000 block Coldwater Cyn. RD 0809.MO: On 01/02/12 between 1600 and 1800, suspect(s) pried the single family residence front door and removed firearms and jewelry.
2200 block Betty Lane. RD 0809.MO: On 01/02/12 at 1630 suspect(s) kicked in single family residence side door activating the alarm. Suspect(s) removed jewelry.
2100 block Coldwater Cyn. RD 0809. MO: (Hot Prowl) On 1/11/12, at approximately 2115 hours, suspects smashed a rear window and gained entry into the residence. The resident who was sleeping inside retreated to the master bathroom. The suspects entered the master bedroom and closet removing Jewelry and Watches.
1800 block Coldwater Cyn. RD 0809. MO: On 01/20/12, between 1930 and 2355, suspect(s) kicked the SFR front door, removed jewelry and antiques.
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Assault with a Deadly Weapon/Baseball Bat.
Weyburn Ave/Gayley Ave. RD: 838. MO: On 1/21/12, 0100 hours, the victim, who had been drinking became involved in a verbal dispute with a group of 4 male Hispanics. During the course of the argument the suspects became upset. Suspect-1 was armed with a baseball bat. The victim does not recall being struck but recalls waking up in the middle of the street. The victim was transported to the hospital and treated for his concussion and his injuries which required several stitches.
Suspect 1: Male, Hispanic, Black hair, 5'2"-5'5" tall, 23/24 yrs armed with baseball bat.
Suspects 2 thru 4: Male, Hispanic no further description
10800 block Le Conte Ave. RD: 0818. MO: 1/13/12, 0730 hours, the suspect entered the grocery store, selected several items and exited the store without paying. When he was confronted by the store security, the suspect fought with them. The suspect was overcome and held for the police.
3100 block Toppington Drive. RD 0808. MO: On 01/20/12, at 2300, suspect(s) kicked the residence side door activating the alarm. Suspects entered and removed jewelry.
1800 block Coldwater Cyn. RD 0809. MO: On 01/20/12, between 1930 and 2355, suspect(s) kicked the residence front door, removed jewelry and antiques.
11200 block Montana Ave. RD 0815. MO: (Hot prowl). On 01/16/12, between 2220 and 2225 hours, below suspect smashed the SFR glass front door window and unlocked the door from the inside. The suspect fled when confronted by the resident. No property loss.
Suspect: Male Unknown 506 160 20/30 dark hooded sweatshirt dark pants
2100 block Coldwater Cyn, RD: 0809. MO: (Hot prowl). On 1/11/12, at approximately 2115 hours, suspects smashed a rear window and gained entry into the residence. The resident who was sleeping inside retreated to the master bathroom. The suspects entered the master bedroom and closet removing Jewelry and Watches. Suspect: Male Black dark hair/eyes 507 20's black hooded sweatshirt, round face
10400 block Scenerio Ln. RD: 0807. MO: On 01/10/12, at 1155 hours, below suspects smashed a side window and attempted entry. Suspect fled when confronted by witnesses on foot in front of the location. Suspect 1: Male Black 510 200 dark hoodie orange backpack. Suspect 2: Female Black 509 190 dark coat and pants.
10500 block Wellworth Ave. RD 0834. MO: Between 12/15/11, 0800 and 01/09/12, 1200 hours, suspect(s) entered the elderly victim's residence without leaving evidence of forced entry. Suspects removed coins from safe without leaving evidence of forced entry into safe.
Grand Theft Auto:
1-21-12, 0750/1400 RD: 0834 Manning Ave/Eastborne Ave. Street 1985 Mercedes 190E
1-17-12, 2100/0830 RD: 0815 300 block S. Sepulveda Blvd. Street 1994 Honda Accord
1-10-12, 1130/1230 RD: 0807 1900 block N. Beverly Glen Driveway 1998 Porche 993
Burglary Theft from Motor Vehicle:
1-18-12, 2100/1130 RD: 0829 1200 block Woodruff Ave. Pried Street Escalade 3rd Row
1/18/12, 2045/2245 RD: 0833 Westwood Blvd.& Ohio Ave. Prkg Lot Smash Paperwork
Apartment Garage -10600 block Eastborne Ave. RD: 0834 Bike, Drill. $1350
Residence-800 block Levering Ave. RD: 0838 Currency $2657
Grocery Store-1000 block Glendon Ave. RD: 0817 Wallet $970
Residential Construction-2100 block Coldwater Cyn. RD: 0809 Chop saw, copper $475
Street-1300 block Kelton Ave. RD: 0833 Iphone $750
Residence-2300 block Benedict Cyn. RD: 0808 Jewelry $900
Apartment-Garage-1600 block Camden Ave. RD: 0855 Bicycle $500
Residence-300 block Loring Ave. RD: 0819 Jewelry $42,000
Residence-2900 block N. Beverly Glen Cir. RD: 0807 Jewelry,DecorativeItems $1,400
Grocery Store-10800 block Weyburn Ave. RD: 0817 Cellphone $200
Residence-600 block Holmby Ave. RD: 0819 iPod $178
Business-Weyburn Ave/Gayley Ave. RD: 0817 iPhone, Case $340
Garage-500 block Midvale Ave. RD: 0816 Bike $675
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