Crime Report

Friday, Aug. 2At 3:45 p.m., officers arrested an individual for grand theft auto after the officer's onboard license plate reader alerted the officer that the car was stolen.

At 7:00 p.m., officers responded to the 8400 block of Donovan regarding a call of a residential burglary. Neighbors observed the front door to the residence was open and called the homeowners. The victim arrived and discovered his home had been burglarized. Detectives are investigating.

Tuesday, Aug. 6 t 7:59 p.m., a patrol officer was driving in the area of Lakewood Blvd and Firestone Blvd when his on-board License Plate Reader alerted him of a stolen vehicle. The officer was able to pull in behind the vehicle and initiate a traffic stop. The driver was arrested and booked for Grand Theft Auto. Information provided by Downey Police Department.

********** Published: Aug. 15, 2013 - Volume 12 - Issue 18