The Santa Monica Police Department responded to 346 calls for service on Jan. 29. Below is a sampling of those calls chosen by the Santa Monica Daily Press staff.
Drinking in public, 600 block Wilshire, 1:32 a.m.
Search warrant, 2500 block Pico, 6:33 a.m.
Disturbance, 1400 block Marine, 7:26 a.m.
Disturbance, 300 block Wilshire, 7:45 a.m.
Elder abuse, 1900 block 20th, 9:00 a.m.
Vandalism, 300 block Civic Center, 9:04 a.m.
Speeding, Cloverfield/Pico, 9:23 a.m.
Fraud, 2600 block Lincoln, 9:38 a.m.
Vandalism, 300 block Wilshire, 10:23 a.m.
Disturbance, 1800 block 17th, 10:29 a.m.
Trespassing, 800 block Bay, 10:37 a.m.
Theft of recyclables, 5th/Pacific, 11:02 a.m.
Death investigation, 1100 block 7th, 11:12 a.m.
Fraud, 1500 block California, 11:28 a.m.
Petty theft, 1400 block 4th, 11:58 a.m.
Speeding, Lincoln/Pico, 12:19 p.m.
Public intoxication, 10th/Wilshire, 12:40 p.m.
Burglary, 2300 block Santa Monica, 2:09 p.m.
Domestic violence, 500 block Santa Monica, 2:29 p.m.
Theft, 1300 block Wilshire, 2:32 p.m.
Petty theft, 2500 block Pico, 2:53 p.m.
Vandalism, 2200 block Wilshire, 3:13 p.m.
Disturbance, 1100 block Lincoln, 3:33 p.m.
Trespassing, 1600 block Main, 4:27 p.m.
Petty theft, 1500 block California, 5:22 p.m.
Speeding, 16th/Pearl, 6:03 p.m.
Petty theft, 500 block Wilshire, 6:20 p.m.
Prowler, 2000 block 19th, 6:51 p.m.
Child endangerment, 1400 block 14th, 7:25 p.m.
Disturbance, 1900 block Pico, 8:10 p.m.
Drunk driving, Berkeley/Santa Monica, 8:35 p.m.
Vandalism, 800 block Santa Monica, 10:26 p.m.
Disturbance, 24th/Michigan, 11:35 p.m.
Disturbance, 2500 block Pico, 11:38 p.m.
Car crash, 16th/Santa Monica, 11:38 p.m.
Incidents of the day
On Jan.21 at approximately 5 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of Colorado Avenue on a report of a suspicious subject inside a store. Upon arrival they were informed by loss prevention officers that the subject had selected and concealed several items in his clothing. They also stated he was a possible suspect in a previous incident regarding a theft from another store earlier that day. The suspect was taken into custody and refused to identify himself. He was later identified as Jose Ambrocio Garcia, 40. Bail was set at $1,000.
On Jan.22 at approximately 4 a.m., officers observed and approached a male subject camping in the 1500 block of Palisades Park. After a few attempts to confirm the subject’s identity, officers searched the subject’s property and identified Jose Ramos, 31, transient. Ramos was found to be in possession of a plastic BB gun and metal automatic center punch. He was placed under arrest for falsely identifying himself to a peace officer and for encamping during park closure. Bail was set at $5,000.