On April 24, at about 6:32 a.m.
While patrolling the 1400 block of 5th Street, officers noticed a subject sleeping in front of a
business blocking a doorway in violation of Santa Monica Municipal Code. Officers spoke to the
subject and the subject refused to provide any identifiable information. The subject provided
officers with several different names and date of births. The subject was taken into custody and
later identified. Amy Pate, 22, homeless was issued a citation for violating the city’s doorway
ordinance and providing false identity.