Crime Watch is culled from reports provided by the Santa Monica Police Department. These are arrests only. All parties are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

On August 28, at approximately 03:07 a.m.
Officers responded to 700 block of Palisades Beach Road regarding a radio call of a prowler just left. The resident observed two subjects wearing hooded sweatshirts and backpacks in front of her kitchen door. The resident told police dispatch the suspects were climbing over the wall on the north side of her property and entering her neighbor’s backyard. Officers made announcements for the suspects to come out at which time only one did so. The K9 unit arrived on scene and located the second suspect hiding in the bushes. Christian Noel Jones, 18, from Chatsworth was arrested for burglary. Bail was set at $50,000. A 17-year-old juvenile from Los Angeles was also arrested.