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Posted on: May 8, 2022

Anaheim Detectives Investigating After Body Found in Water Basin

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (May 8, 2022) – The body of a subject has been located in an Anaheim water basin. Detectives are investigating the circumstances of the death.

On Sunday, May 8, 2022, at about 5:36 p.m., Anaheim Fire and Rescue personnel responded to a wate...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

The Anaheim Police Department Encourages Safe St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (March 15, 2022) – Anaheim, Calif. – This St. Patrick’s Day, the Anaheim Police Department will be on alert for suspected impaired drivers and reminds the community to celebrate the holiday responsibly.

The Anaheim Police Department Traffic...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Parolee Wanted in Connection with December Gang Murder

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (March 9, 2022) – Anaheim homicide detectives have arrested one man and are searching for another in connection with the murder of a 23-year-old Anaheim man who was shot to death near his home in late December.

On December 21, 2021, around ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (March 3, 2022) – Anaheim Police personnel fatally shoot suspect after hours long standoff.

On Wednesday, March 2, 2022, at about 9:45 p.m., Anaheim Police personnel responded to the 600 block of S. Resh Street regarding a male su...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

Four Arrested for November Motel Homicide

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (February 22, 2022) – Anaheim homicide detectives have arrested four suspects in connection with the shooting death of a Garden Grove man in a motel parking lot last year.

On November 16, 2021, at about 12:17 a.m., Anaheim police ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

Request for Public Assistance: Hit and Run Investigation

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (February 16, 2022) – Anaheim Police Department traffic investigators are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run collision.

On Thursday, February 10, 2022, an ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (February 16, 2022) – The Anaheim Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Friday, February 18, 2022 near Magnolia Street and Crescent Avenue starting at 6:00 P.M.

Checkpoint lo...

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Posted on: December 23, 2021

Fatal Hit and Run Traffic Collision – Request for Public Assistance

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (December 23, 2021) – Anaheim Police Department traffic investigators are asking for the public’s assistance regarding a fatal hit and run collision.

On Thursday, December 23, 2021, at about 2:42 a.m., a witness heard a ...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: December 17, 2021

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (December 17, 2021) – The Anaheim Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Friday, December 17, 2021 near Orange Avenue and Beach Boulevard starting at 6:00 P.M.

Checkpoint locations are chosen bas...

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Posted on: October 27, 2021

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (October 26, 2021) – The Anaheim Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Friday, October 29, 2021 near Lincoln Avenue and Anaheim Boulevard starting at 6:00 P.M.

Checkpoint loc...

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

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ANAHEIM, CALIF, (September 29, 2021) – Anaheim PD SWAT personnel fatally shoot suspect after hours long standoff.

On Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at about 5 p.m., Anaheim Police Investigators observed an adult male suspect, wanted for armed robber...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Anaheim Police Arrest Man in Shooting Death of Juvenile

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (September 9, 2021) – On September 5, 2021, at 9:22 p.m. Anaheim police officers responded to a residence in the 1700 block of N. Holbrook St. to investigate a report of a 17-year-old boy who had been shot. Upon arrival, officers...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Homicide Investigation/Officer-Involved Shooting Victim and Suspect Identification

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (September 1, 2021) – Anaheim homicide detectives have identified the victim and suspect involved in yesterday’s murder and officer involved shooting.

On August 31, 2021, at about 11:54 a.m. Anaheim police officers respo...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Homicide Investigation/Officer Involved Shooting

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (August 31, 2021) – Anaheim homicide detectives are investigating a homicide that lead to an officer involved shooting in Anaheim.

On August 31, 2021, at about 11:54 a.m. Anaheim police officers responded to a residence in the 240...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Suspect Arrested for Child Pornography

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (August 18, 2021) – Anaheim sexual assault detectives working with the internet crimes against children task force received a tip that Mr. Erik Robles, age 27 resident of Anaheim, was possessing and distributing child pornography...

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

Anaheim Police Department Conducts Minor Decoy Operation

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ANAHEIM, CALIF (March 13, 2018) The Anaheim Police Department’s Vice Unit conducted a Shoulder Tap Operation at six Anaheim locations on March 10, 2018. The operation resulted in six citations for purchasing alcohol for a minor and one citation ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

Anaheim Police Department Receives Grant for Special Traffic Enforcement and Crash Prevention

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ANAHEIM, CA (Oct. 12, 2017) - The Anaheim Police Department (APD) has been awarded a $403,200 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program to augment the City’s ongoing commitment to promote and improve roadway safety. ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (Oct. 5, 2017) - The Anaheim Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Friday October 6, 2017 on S State College Blvd. and Lincoln Ave. between the hours of 8:00 P.M. and 3:00 A.M.

The deterrent and...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Anaheim Police Department Join the 2017 Pink Patch Project

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (Sept. 29, 2017) –- The Anaheim Police Department, along with over 110 other public safety agencies, is proud to announce their inaugural 2017 partnership with the Pink Patch Project. The program centers on vibrant pink versions of the Dep...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: February 21, 2016

Officer Involved Shooting – Updated Information

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At approximately 4:45 pm on Saturday, February 20, 2016, three Anaheim police officers were involved in a fatal Officer Involved Shooting of an armed attempted murder suspect. The incident occurred when officers were called to the 2000 block of W. Cris Av...Read on...

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