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Whittier Police Department and Target Host Holiday Shopping Event for Kids
December 20, 2014  The Whittier Police Department and Target hosted a Heroes & Helpers event to help children from Whittier and Santa Fe Springs purchase gifts for themselves and their families.
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DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
December 18, 2014  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 12/19/14, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:30pm – 3:00 am.

Whittier Police Make an Arrest in Carjacking Case
December 17, 2014  Whittier officers were dispatched at approximately 7:55am to the 15300 block of Whittier Boulevard, regarding an altercation between two males. When officers arrived on scene, the victim (67-year-old Whittier resident) stated he was approached by a male Hispanic, in his mid-20’s as he exited his car.

Drive-by shooting--One injured, one dead
December 14, 2014 

Whittier, CA—Male adult killed in apparent drive-by shooting. Female juvenile also hit but believed will survive.



Whittier Police Investigate Homicide in Santa Fe Springs
December 8, 2014  The Whittier Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that occurred on the 9300 block of Millergrove Drive in Santa Fe Springs.

Shooting in Santa Fe Springs
December 4, 2014  Whittier officers responded to the 9200 block of Houghton in the city of Santa Fe Springs, regarding a possible drive-by shooting. The incident was reported at 6:14pm on December 3, 2014.

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
November 20, 2014  Whittier, CA – The Whittier Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday November 21, 2014, at an undisclosed location within the city limits of Whittier between the hours of 7:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Whittier Police Department Teams Up With Salvation Army Whittier Corps
November 12, 2014  The Whittier Police Department will again be teaming up with the Salvation Army Whittier Corps to conduct the annual Christmas Toy Drive.

Barricaded Suspect Arrested
October 27, 2014  Whittier Police Department received a call at approximately 6:18am this morning, regarding a potential home invasion in progress in the 10000 block of Roseton Avenue in Santa Fe Springs. Upon officers’ arrival, they contacted the residents of the property, which stated a male suspect unknown to them came into the house, and they fled the location as a result.

WHITTIER POLICE DEPARTMENT RECEIVES GRANT FOR SPECIAL TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT AND CRASH PREVENTION
October 14, 2014 

The Whittier Police Department has been awarded a $208,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special enforcements and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic related deaths and injuries. The Whittier Police Department will use the funding as part of the city’s ongoing commitment to keep our roadways safe and improve the quality of life through both enforcement and education.




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