The Santa Monica Police Department responded to 373 calls for service on Feb. 12. Below is a sampling of those calls chosen by the Santa Monica Daily Press staff.

Disturbance, 1400 block 5th, 12:03 a.m.
Drunk driving, 300 block Olympic, 12:41 a.m.
Car crash, 3rd/Ocean Park, 2:00 a.m.
Disturbance, 1700 block 4th, 4:27 a.m.
Disturbance, 1100 block 11th, 4:41 a.m.
Vandalism, 1100 block Wilshire, 5:54 a.m.
Fraud, 200 block Broadway, 6:21 a.m.
Prowler, 700 block Idaho, 6:46 a.m.
Car crash, 30th/Ocean Park, 8:51 a.m.
Grand theft auto, 1700 block Lincoln, 9:26 a.m.
Fraud, 1600 block 12th, 9:44 a.m.
Petty theft, 1500 block 2nd, 10:04 a.m.
Public intoxication, 11th/Pico, 10:10 a.m.
Drinking in public, 700 block Ozone, 10:11 a.m.
Arson, 1400 block 2nd, 10:32 a.m.
Speeding, 16th/Montana, 10:41 a.m.
Defrauding inkeeper, 300 block Santa Monica, 10:54 a.m.
Trespassing, 2000 block Main, 11:11 a.m.
Drinking in public, 1400 block 3rd, 11:16 a.m.
Petty theft, 2400 block Colorado, 11:59 a.m.
Car crash, 14th/Arizona, 12:17 p.m.
Grand theft auto, 900 block 10th, 12:20 p.m.
Trespassing, 1200 block Wilshire, 12:43 p.m.
Speeding, 20th/Wilshire, 1:36 p.m.
Trespassing, 2100 block Ocean, 2:07 p.m.
Indecent exposure, 1400 block 4th, 2:42 p.m.
Stalking, 1700 block Stewart, 3:25 p.m.
Drunk driving, 3300 block Pico, 3:41 p.m.
Grand theft, 3300 block Pico, 4:15 p.m.
Assault, 1100 block 18th, 4:27 p.m.
Petty theft, 1300 block Pearl, 4:42 p.m.
Overdose, 1200 block Yale, 4:57 p.m.
Indecent exposure, 900 block 9th, 5:28 p.m.
Hit and run, Lincoln/Pacific, 5:54 p.m.
Trespassing, 1500 block 12th, 5:58 p.m.
Hit and run, 17th/Olympic, 6:13 p.m.
Vandalism, 1500 block Maple, 8:59 p.m.
Grand theft, 2300 block 16th, 9:42 p.m.
Vandalism, 1800 block 20th, 10:41 p.m.
Battery, Ocean/Broadway, 11:04 p.m.

Incident of the day

On Feb. 11 at approximately 9:30 p.m., officers responded to the 1200 block of Third Street Promenade regarding a theft.

Upon arrival, officers made contact with a Sephora loss prevention staffer who stated that he observed suspect Yijao Kong, of Los Angeles, who had several items in a store basket while also carrying a personal handbag.

After walking through the store floor conducting routine inventory, the staffer once more encountered Kong, noticing items inside the basket had significantly decreased. Some items were instead observed inside the personal handbag.

The Sephora staffer monitored Kong as she approached the store front and left without making an attempt to pay for the concealed merchandise. Store security detained Kong outside the store.

A search revealed she was in possession of $1,100 worth of merchandise. She was arrested for grand theft. Bail was set at $20,000.

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