DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
February 26, 2015  Whittier, CA – The Whittier Police Department Traffic Unit, part of the Los Angeles County Avoid DUI Task Force, will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on 02/27/15, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:30pm – 3:00 am.

Welfare Check
February 19, 2015  On February 19, 2015 at approximately 2:03pm, officers responded to the 13600 block of Putnam Street regarding a welfare check.

Whittier Police Investigate an Armed Robbery
February 17, 2015  On February 17, 2015 at 1:41am, Whittier Police responded to a report of a robbery located at a local gas station in the 13700 block of Whittier Blvd.

Whittier Police Investigate an Assault a With Deadly Weapon
February 10, 2015  On February 9, 2015 at approximately midnight, the unsuspecting victim was socializing with two of the suspects in a park north of the Betty Wilson Center in the City of Santa Fe Springs.

Whittier Police and AB109 Taskforce Conduct Parole/Probation Sweep
February 6, 2015  On February 5, 2015 at approximately 8am, ten Whittier Police Detectives and nine AB109 Regional Taskforce offices targeted ten locations during a parole/probation sweep throughout the uptown area of Whittier.

Update: 67 -Year-old male located
February 4, 2015  Missing Person, Laurence Dorn was found today by the San Diego Police Department.

Whittier Police attempting to locate a 67-year-old male
February 3, 2015  Whittier, CA. – The Whittier Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a 67-year-old male from Whittier that has gone missing.
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Whittier Police Investigate a Fatal Traffic Accident
January 31, 2015  On January 30, 2015 at 5:13pm, Whittier Police Department responded to areport of a traffic collision that occurred in the 8200 block of Colima Road.

Whittier Police Arrest Arson Suspect
January 28, 2015  On January 25, 2015 at 11:14am, Whittier Police responded to a report of a fire located in the 11900 block of Burke St. in the City of Santa Fe Springs.

UPDATE: Man Sentenced to Prison for 1981 Cold Case Killing
January 28, 2015  On June 27, 1981 a rape and homicide occurred in the 7600 block of Washington Avenue in the city of Whittier. The victim, identified as Blanca Stella Negrete, was a 21 year-old female who worked at Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital. The Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office determined the cause of death to be strangulation. At the time of the homicide, Whittier Police detectives exhausted all leads and were not able to identify a suspect.
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