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Fire Retardant To Be Sprayed Around Rose Bowl June 27

Saturday, June 23, 2012 | 12:15 pm

  � �PASADENA FIRE APPLIES PHOS-CHEK FIRE RETARDANT JUNE 27 AROUND ROSE BOWL IN PREPARATION FOR FOURTH OF JULY � PASADENA, Calif.—The Pasadena Fire Department will be applying Phos-Chek, a wild land fire retardant to brush areas surrounding the Rose Bo... More »


Man Sustains Life-Threatening Injuries Following Shooting

Saturday, June 16, 2012 | 1:53 pm

On June 16, 2012 at approximately 2:00 a.m., the Pasadena Police Department received 911 calls of shots fired and a person injured in the 800 block of Summit Avenue. Upon the officers’ arrival, they discovered an adult male with multiple gunshot wounds. Pasa... More »


Happy Birthday Pasadena!!!

Thursday, June 14, 2012 | 7:45 pm

 Happy Birthday Pasadena! Celebrate Pasadena’s 126th Birthday with Free Cake, Entertainment, Vintage Cars, Amazing Stories, Local Celebrities, Children’s Crafts & Storytelling Saturday, June 23, 12:00 to 4:00 pm Enter the “Know Pasadena’s Movers & Shakersâ€... More »


Pasadena Police Improves Access To Public Information

Thursday, June 14, 2012 | 5:40 pm

The Pasadena Police Department is increasing its public information efforts by providing more crime statistic information on its website and the radio frequency codes for the public to listen to radio calls for service. On Thursday, June 14 the Pasadena Police... More »


DUI Saturation Patrol by Pasadena PD June 9

Friday, June 8, 2012 | 4:45 pm

PASADENA POLICE DEPARTMENT PREPARES FOR A DUI SATURATION PATROL� PASADENA, Calif–The�Pasadena Police Department will be conducting a “Zero Tolerance” DUI Saturation Patrol on Saturday, June 9, 2012. The program will begin at 8:00 p.m. and end at 3:00 a.m. ... More »


So Pas Death Investigation Update: Suspect In Custody

Friday, June 1, 2012 | 9:10 am

Benjamin Johnson, a 20 year-old Downey resident, was arrested early Wednesday morning for the theft of Miguel Santamaria’s car, dog and other property. Santamaria was found dead on May 21 in his apartment in the 1600 block of Amberwood Dr. in the City of S... More »


Pasadena Police Helicopter Crew Member Injured During Laser Strike

Friday, May 25, 2012 | 12:26 pm

On Thursday, May 24th, at approximately 9:30 a.m., a Pasadena Police Officer was injured by a laser strike while flying over the City of San Gabriel. The helicopter crew was not wearing their protective eyewear at the time of the attack; however, they identifi... More »


Memorial Day Closures and Reminders

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 | 5:15 pm

  Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many city services will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day, a national day of remembrance for the brave men and women of the U.S. military who died in the line of duty f... More »


Pasadena Police Receive Kendrec McDade Autopsy Report

Thursday, May 10, 2012 | 8:03 pm

The Pasadena Police Department requested the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office to release its autopsy report regarding the death of Kendrec McDade. They received it late Wednesday night, May 9th. The Coroner’s Report documented that McDade sustained seve... More »


Pasadena Police Report Death at Assisted Living Facility

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 | 1:50 pm

On Monday, May 7, 2012 at approximately 5:48 p.m., Pasadena Police Officers were conducting an investigation at the Pasadena Residential Care Center, 1400 block of North Garfield Avenue, when an employee approached and asked for assistance regarding a patient ... More »


PPD Arrests Student For Possession of Replica Handgun On Campus

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 | 4:46 pm

On Tuesday, May 01, 2012, Pasadena Police Officers responded to John Muir High School regarding a report of a student with a gun. A teacher’s aid notified school security that she saw a male student with a gun in his waistband. The police were immediately ca... More »