National Night Out 2021: America's Night Out Against Crime

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The Montebello Police Department cordially invites you to join us on August 3rd, 2021 from 5 pm to 8...
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National Night Out 2021

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We missed connecting with our community members during National Night Out (NNO) last year and are ex...
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Are Your Pets Afraid of Fireworks?

Are Your Pets Afraid of Fireworks? Fireworks Scare Dogs!
More dogs run away on the 4th of July than any other time of the year. So it could be crucial for do...
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Etch & Catch

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Over the weekend, with the assistance of Helms & Hill Tow, Ford of Montebello, and Chevrolet of ...
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The Police Cadet Program

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The Montebello Police Department is happy to introduce four new additions to our community and polic...
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Montebello Specific Curfew

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The city of Montebello has imposed a Montebello specific curfew. This curfew update supersedes the c...
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Working Together as a Community to Keep Montebello Safe, Thwarts Looting at the Shops at Montebello

Working Together as a Community to Keep Montebello Safe, Thwarts Looting at the Shops at Montebello
On June 1, 2020, the Montebello Police Department received information from a member of our communit...
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Robbery Suspect Arrested and Convicted

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On October 22nd, 2018, Montebello Police Officers received a call for service regarding an armed rob...
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FAQ - Coronavirus (COVID-19) What Steps is the City of Montebello Taking?

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How is the City preparing to handle the Coronavirus (COVID-19)? City Council declared a local emerge...
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Adapting to The COVID-19 Coronavirus

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The Montebello Police Department is adapting to the challenges caused by COVID-19.  The Mo...
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False Alarm Reduction Program

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Studies have consistently shown that 98 percent of the alarms to which police respond are false. The...
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Security System Maintenance

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A security system should receive regular maintenance to make sure all the components are working pro...
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Family Member in Distress Scam

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 Scammers may pose as relatives or friends. They will call or send a text message urging the victim to wire money immediately. They will say they need the money for an emergency; such as getting out of jail, or that they were involved in an accident or even that they are being held for ransom in a foreign country. The caller will then req...
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Be a Cool Kid, Courtesy of The Rite Aid Foundation

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 The Montebello Police Department has partnered up with the Rite Aid Foundation to bring the community the "Cool Kid" program. This program  was developed by The Rite Aid Foundation to provide law enforcement with Thrifty Ice Cream coupons for children in the community who have been recognized for being a "Cool Kid." The coupons...
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Social Security Phone Scam, Don't Be a Victim!

Social Security Phone Scam Don't be a victim!
You may receive a phone call from a real person or a robocall claiming that your Social Security number has been suspended. The caller will tell you that if you do not call the number provided to fix the problem, you will face the possibility of being arrested. You may also receive a phone call where the caller will tell you that their computer sys...
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Montebello Police Department Marks 100 Years of Service with a New Vintage-looking Badge and Shoulder Patches

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 The Montebello Police Department was established in 1920, the same year that the City of Montebello California was incorporated. Prior to the establishment of the Montebello Police Department, law enforcement was the responsibility of the town marshal and/or constable.  A lawman by the name of Jack Maxwell was the first police officer an...
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Package Theft Prevention

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Package theft has become an increasingly common crime not just in Montebello, but throughout California. There are a number of delivery options that are available to our residents that can reduce the number of packages stolen. Here are some of your options: Ship your package to a location where someone is there when it arrives. If you are shipping ...
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Travel Safely this Thanksgiving

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 Traveling for the holidays this Thanksgiving? Be safe. According to AAA, more than 55 million travelers are taking to the roads and skies this Thanksgiving. Leave early, plan ahead for heavy traffic. If you are driving this holiday, make sure your vehicle is in proper working order. Buckle Up! Seat belts save lives; Thanksgiving is NHTSA Buck...
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Violent Gang Member Convicted

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‚ÄčOn October 27th, 2018, Montebello Police Officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Neil Armstrong regarding an assault that had just occurred. Upon arriving at the location, officers located a female victim who had sustained serious injuries to her head and face. Officers determined the victim had been violently attacked and the assault was re...
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Petty Officer Raul Guerra Comes Home

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On October 8, 1967, Petty Officer Raul Guerra was one of five members of the United States Navy who ...
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