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.

Saturday, February 12 11:12 a.m.

Officers responded to a business on the 2500 block of Main St regarding a Petty Theft. An individual reportedly walked into the store and removed money from the tip jar. A good Samaritan held the door shut from the outside, giving the store owner and his son the opportunity to hold the subject down until police arrived. Alexander Paxton Todd was arrested for Theft.