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Nov 21, 2017 02:32 PM

Burbank Police to Host Merchant Crime Prevention Seminar

The Burbank Police Department will host a seminar for local Burbank merchants on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 6:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M

 
Nov 14, 2017 10:44 AM

Burbank Police Receive Office of Traffic Safety Grant

The Burbank Police Department has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special enforcement and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic-related deaths and injuries.

 
Nov 09, 2017 07:37 AM

Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle

An elderly man from Burbank has died after being struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning.

 
Nov 02, 2017 09:46 AM

Arson Suspect Arrested After Starting Fire Near Freeway

A homeless man has been arrested after starting a brush fire near the Interstate 5 freeway Wednesday evening.

 
Oct 27, 2017 09:07 AM

Woman Struck and Killed by Passenger Train

A woman was struck and killed by a Metrolink passenger train Thursday evening near the Downtown Burbank train station.

 
Oct 18, 2017 12:40 PM

Recent Firearms Legislation: "Bullet Button" Firearms Considered Assault Weapons

Please read the following document from the California Department of Justice Bureau of Firearms regarding registration requirements for "bullet button" firearms.

 
Sep 29, 2017 02:00 PM

Pink Police Cruiser Unveiling

The Burbank Police Department and West Coast Customs have joined forces for breast cancer awareness. Join us on October 5, 2017 for an unveiling ceremony of a custom Burbank Police pink cruiser!

 
Sep 28, 2017 02:04 PM

Burbank Police, Metrolink Join Forces For Railroad Crossing Enforcement & Education

Read about the recent railroad crossing enforcement and education campaign in conjunction with Rail Safety Week.

 

Burbank PD Seeks Public's Help to Identify Purse Thief

An elderly woman had her purse stolen while grocery shopping at Ralphs. The Burbank Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect.

 
Sep 11, 2017 02:51 PM

Burbank Driver Charged with DUI Death of Pedestrian

Please see the attached news release from the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office.

 
Sep 07, 2017 04:47 PM

Traffic Collision Fatality

Please read this news release regarding a traffic collision fatality involving a pedestrian.

 
Sep 02, 2017 11:18 AM

LA TUNA FIRE UPDATES

For the most current updates on the La Tuna fire, please follow Burbank Police on Twitter and Facebook, or register for Nixle Alerts by texting your zip code to 888-777.

 
Aug 31, 2017 10:13 AM

Tailgate Theft Alert

Please read this Community Bulletin regarding a recent increase in tailgate thefts.

 
Aug 29, 2017 10:01 AM

DUI Checkpoint Nets One Arrest, Several Citations

The Burbank Police conducted a DUI and driver license check point on August 25, 2017, resulting in one DUI arrest and several citations being issued.

 
Aug 25, 2017 12:04 PM

Excessive Heat Advisory for August 26-30, 2017 with Elevated Fire Danger

Los Angeles County is expected to experience an extended heat wave over the next several days, to include Burbank and surrounding cities across Southern California and the San Fernando Valley.

 
Aug 24, 2017 11:58 AM

Suspect Arrested, Charged With Attempted Bank Robbery

A suspect has been identified, arrested and charged in connection with an attempted bank robbery at Bank of America on August 17, 2017.

 
Aug 18, 2017 07:07 AM

Suspicious Case Determined to Be Harmless

A suspicious case found outside of a church Thursday afternoon was determined to be harmless.

 
Aug 17, 2017 02:37 PM

DUI Checkpoint Scheduled for 8/25/17

The Burbank Police Department will be conducting a DUI checkpoint on Friday, August 25, 2017 at an undisclosed location within the city limits.

 
Aug 10, 2017 07:19 AM

Community Bulletin: Back to School Traffic Safety

The Burbank Police Department would like to remind the community that traffic safety around our schools is everyone's responsibility.

 
Aug 08, 2017 03:15 PM

Designer Handbag Thief Arrested, Property Recovered

The Burbank Police have arrested a suspect responsible for a July burglary of Luxmary Handbags in Burbank.​

 
Aug 08, 2017 12:49 PM

Burbank Police Seek Public's Help in Identifying Tricycle Thieves

Three adult tricycles were stolen from the BCR on July 27, 2017. Burbank Police are seeking the public's help in identifying the suspects responsible.

 
Jul 20, 2017 07:20 AM

Porch Package Thieves Arrested

Two men were arrested Tuesday after stealing packages from the front porches of homes in the Burbank Rancho District.

 
Jul 17, 2017 06:57 AM

Public Meeting Notice - CALEA Re-Accreditation

A Public Information Session has been scheduled for Monday, July 24, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. regarding the upcoming CALEA re-accreditation process.

 
Jul 17, 2017 06:54 AM

Burbank PD Seeks CALEA Re-Accreditation

The Burbank Police will undergo an on-site assessment by CALEA beginning July 24 to seek re-accreditation.​

 
Jul 12, 2017 02:24 PM

BPD Seeks Public's Help to Identify Walgreens Cigarette Thieves

The Burbank Police are seeking the public's help in identifying at least three suspects responsible for a string of cigarette thefts from Walgreens stores in the San Fernando Valley.

 
Jul 05, 2017 12:53 PM

Burbank Police Hosting 2017 National Night Out

Come out and join the Burbank Police Department on Tuesday, August 1 for National Night Out!

 
Jun 30, 2017 12:20 PM

South Pasadena PD Officer Involved Shooting

South Pasadena PD was conducting an Identify Theft investigation in the City of Burbank when an Officer Involved Shooting took place.....

 
Jun 27, 2017 01:56 PM

Community Bulletin: 4th of July Safety

The Burbank Police and Fire Departments are reminding you that all fireworks are illegal in the City of Burbank.

 
Jun 27, 2017 09:26 AM

Trio Convicted in Residential Burglary Case

Three suspects have been convicted in a residential burglary case from January.

 
Jun 20, 2017 08:46 AM

Pet Safety During Heat Wave

The Burbank Animal Shelter is reminding the public to not leave pets in vehicles during hot weather.​

 
Jun 14, 2017 07:37 AM

Burbank Police Join 7-Eleven in "Operation Chill" Free Slurpee Program

The Burbank Police are once again teaming up with 7-Eleven Stores in the "Operation Chill" youth reward program.

 
Jun 08, 2017 03:58 PM

Burbank Police Release 2017 Community Study Final Report

Read the final report and results from the 2017 Burbank Police Department Community Study.

 

Burbank Police Launch Online Reporting System

The Burbank Police have launched the Online Police Reporting System as part of their online services at www.BurbankPD.org.

 
Jun 06, 2017 01:09 PM

Mountain Lion Safety Awareness

The Burbank Police and California Department of Fish and Wildlife are providing these safety tips to help deter mountain lion activity and educate the public on what to do if you should happen to encounter a mountain lion.

 
Jun 01, 2017 11:04 AM

Burbank Police Warn Community of Recent Fax & Email Hoax Involving Bomb Threat

The Burbank Police are investigating reports of recent bomb threats and a money scam which are part of a nationwide trend.

 
May 30, 2017 01:05 PM

Defend, Delete & Disconnect

The Burbank Police are providing these tips to help protect your personal and financial information.​

 
May 24, 2017 08:53 AM

GRACO Recalls 25,000 Car Seats

Read this recall notice from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration regarding a recent recall of Graco child car seats and restraint system.

 
May 19, 2017 09:14 AM

Click It or Ticket Campaign Starts May 22

The Burbank Police will be conducting seat belt enforcement to support the national "Click It or Ticket" campaign beginning May 22.

 
May 18, 2017 01:15 PM

Burbank Police Seek Public's Help to Identify Bank Robbery Suspect

The Burbank Police need to identify a suspect responsible for a robbery of US Bank in Burbank and Wells Fargo in South Pasadena.

 
May 09, 2017 11:47 AM

Burbank Police Announce Drug Take Back Results

The Burbank Police Department collected over 470 pounds of medication during the recent drug take back event.

 
May 04, 2017 04:10 PM

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo With a Designated Driver

Burbank Police remind the community to celebrate the Cinco de Mayo holiday with a designated driver.​

 
May 03, 2017 07:57 AM

Suspicious Item Deemed Safe at Starbucks

A suspicious item found on a patio table at Starbucks Tuesday evening was examined and determined to be safe.

 
Apr 28, 2017 09:27 AM

Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested for Attempted Murder

The Burbank Police have arrested two individuals responsible for an armed robbery of a Burbank donut shop and several other robberies in Los Angeles County.

 
Apr 26, 2017 08:25 AM

Community Bulletin: Help Prevent Knock-Knock Burglaries

The Burbank Police are providing these tips to help deter and prevent "knock-knock" burglaries.

 
Apr 18, 2017 08:15 AM

Man Arrested for ATM Explosions

The Burbank Police Department has arrested a man in connection with recent ATM explosions and attempted thefts from the machines.

 
Apr 10, 2017 08:23 AM

Bicyclist Dies After Being Struck by Vehicle

A bicyclist was struck by a motor vehicle at the intersection of Empire Ave. and Frederic St., and later died at the hospital.

 
Apr 05, 2017 09:59 AM

BPD Observes National Crime Victims' Rights Week

April 2 - 8 marks California's National Crime Victims' Rights Week. The Burbank Police Department is providing the following victims' rights information in collaboration with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

 

Man Enters No-Contest Plea, Sentenced in 2016 Car-to-Car Shooting

The suspect arrested in connection with a 2016 car-to-car shooting entered a no-contest plea and was found guilty before being sentenced on March 22 in a Pasadena courtroom.

 
Mar 30, 2017 02:07 PM

Burbank Police Seek Community Feedback in 2017 Survey

Burbank Police have launched their 2017 Community Survey focused on improving police services and analyzing a variety of community-related issues.

 
Mar 29, 2017 03:08 PM

Wall of Heroes Honors Fallen Police Officers & Firefighters

Story Tavern in Burbank unveiled and dedicated the Burbank "Wall of Heroes" honoring Burbank Police and Fire personnel who have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

 

Donut Shop Employee Fights Back During Robbery

A robbery occurred at Kim's Donuts & Coffee (403 North Victory Blvd.) at 5:25am on March 22, 2017.

 
Mar 17, 2017 09:59 AM

Help Prevent Catalytic Converter Thefts

The Burbank Police Department has recently seen an increase in catalytic converter thefts. Here are some tips to help keep you from becoming the next victim.

 
Mar 14, 2017 04:02 PM

Man Armed With Knife Arrested for Assaulting Female

A man was arrested Monday after he allegedly assaulted a female while armed with a knife inside the Burbank Temporary Aid Center.

 
Mar 10, 2017 01:14 PM

Suspicious Items Deemed Safe

Suspicious items found inside the Buena Vista Library were determined to be safe by the LASD Arson/Explosive detail.

 
Mar 09, 2017 01:46 PM

Minors Arrested for Series of Trash Can Fires

Burbank Police have identified and arrested two juveniles responsible for a series of trash can fires in the Stough Park area.

 
Mar 08, 2017 12:35 PM

Man Arrested for Stabbing & Fatal Traffic Collision

A man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing and fatal traffic collision involving a pedestrian that occurred in December. Watch the full news conference here:

 
Mar 03, 2017 04:39 PM

Gang Members Arrested for Graffiti Spree

Two minors have been arrested for a gang-related graffiti vandalism spree spanning the last two weeks.​

 
Feb 24, 2017 11:37 AM

Beware of IRS Tax Scams

It's tax season, and the Burbank Police Department wants you to know about these common IRS tax scams.​

 
Feb 22, 2017 09:09 AM

Residential Burglar Arrested

The Burbank Police have arrested a suspect for committing a burglary of a hillside home and stealing a vehicle.

 
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Feb 22, 2017 08:07 AM

Burbank Police Awards Luncheon

The 3rd annual Burbank Police Awards Luncheon will take place on March 16 at Pickwick Gardens in Burbank. For information on how you can be a part of this event, please visit BurbankPoliceFoundation.org​

 
Feb 16, 2017 08:08 PM

Man Arrested For Brandishing Airsoft Rifle

A Burbank man was arrested Thursday after pointing an airsoft rifle at a woman and her son.

 
Feb 07, 2017 11:10 AM

Gang Members Arrested for Assault with a Deadly Weapon

The Burbank Police Department has identified and arrested two suspects involved in a gang-related assault.​

 
Feb 02, 2017 01:28 PM

Gang Members Arrested For Armed Robbery

Burbank Police identified and arrested three suspects responsible for an armed robbery at Little Caesars Pizza.

 
Jan 26, 2017 02:48 PM

Burbank Police Arrest Robbery Suspect

A woman was robbed of her purse at a local McDonalds on January 16, 2017. Investigators identified the suspect, arrested him, and recovered property belonging to the victim on January 20.

 
Jan 20, 2017 01:24 PM

Would Be Residential Burglars Arrested

Burbank Police Department Patrol Officers arrested would-be residential burglars the other night....​

 
Jan 04, 2017 10:47 AM

Amended CA Law Expands Rules Against Cell Phone Use

Effective January 1, 2017, Assembly Bill 1785 amends CVC §23123.5 to prohibit a person from driving a motor vehicle while holding and operating a handheld wireless telephone or a wireless electronic communications device.

 
Jan 04, 2017 09:52 AM

Negligent Discharge of a Rifle - Arrest

Burbank Police Officers responded to multiple calls of residents hearing gunfire in the 600 block of E. Cypress Avenue on Tuesday evening......

 
Dec 23, 2016 07:38 AM

Help Burbank PD Identify this Thief!!

The Burbank PD is asking for the public's help in identifying a woman involved in the theft of $24k in property from a car in the Burbank Rancho District....

 
Dec 13, 2016 01:26 PM

Fatal Traffic Collision - Driver Stabbed Before Crash

A pedestrian was fatally struck on Friday evening in the Downtown Burbank area. The driver of the vehicle had been stabbed prior to the crash.

 
Dec 09, 2016 05:02 PM

Bank Robber Sought by Burbank PD

US Bank in Burbank robbed by woman...

 
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Dec 09, 2016 12:44 PM

Burbank PD Shop with a Cop

The Burbank Police Department hosted our annual Shop with a Cop event on Thursday, December 8, at the Burbank Target in the Empire Center.

 
Dec 01, 2016 05:35 PM

Gun Store Burglar Arrested & Charged

A Burbank gun store burglar was arrested and charged. All stolen firearms were recovered.

 
Nov 29, 2016 02:25 PM

BURBANK PD RECEIVES GRANT FOR SPECIAL TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT & CRASH PREVENTION

The Burbank Police Department has been awarded a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special enforcements and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic related deaths and injuries. The Burbank Police Department will use the funding as part of the city’s ongoing commitment to keep our roadways safe and improve the quality of life through both enforcement and education.

 
Nov 22, 2016 12:07 PM

Post Production Thief Arrested - Are there More Victims?

Burbank Police Department Investigators have identified this man in three burglaries of post-production business in Burbank. Detectives would like to know if there are other victims.

 
Nov 10, 2016 07:06 PM

Arrests Stemming from Gun Brandishing at a Bar

Two men were arrested in Burbank this afternoon after an argument inside a bar....

 
Nov 08, 2016 12:09 PM

Garage Burglar Caught and Charged in Burbank

A Burbank resident found a man in her garage when she got home. She chased him away. Burbank Police later located and arrested him holding loot from the victim's garage.

 
Oct 20, 2016 09:52 AM

Burglar Responsible for Six Break-Ins Arrested After Pursuit

Keone Clarke of Compton, CA arrested after pursuit on Tuesday morning. Clarke is responsible for at least six business burglaries in Burbank.

 

Burbank PD - Death Investigation Update

Please click here for additional information related to the death investigation we are conducting.

 

Threat Suspect Dies After Fighting with the Police

Criminal threats suspect fights with the police and dies. Second suspect arrested for threatening officers with a gun.

 

Drive Safe Los Angeles Contest - $2000 Prize

“Drive Safe Los Angeles” contest has $2,000 prize and winner’s idea will be made into a national TV ad! ​

 
Sep 01, 2016 07:45 AM

Burbank PD Sobriety Checkpoint Results in Four DUI Arrests

The Burbank Police Department conducted a Sobriety Checkpoint on Saturday evening, which resulted in Four DUI Arrests and several citations being issued....

 

Burbank PD Announces Sobriety Checkpoint

The Burbank Police Department Traffic Bureau will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint at undisclosed location in the City on Saturday, August 27, 2016....

 
Aug 31, 2016 01:21 PM

ATM Skimmer Suspects Arrested

Burbank Police Detectives arrested two ATM skimmer suspects this week in Torrance, CA.

 
Aug 26, 2016 01:27 PM

Arrest Made in Shooting from Earlier this Week

Burbank Police Detectives make arrest in shooting that occurred Monday evening.

 

Burbank Police Investigate Shooting Near McCambridge Park

Click here for a link to our News Release.

 

Burbank Man Arrested in Connection with Stabbing

Burbank Police have arrested a man in connection with a stabbing that occurred in the flood control basin above Bel Aire Ball Field.

 
Aug 17, 2016 10:43 AM

Burbank Unified Back in Session - Help Keep Our Kids Safe!

School is back in session.. Click here for some tips on how to to your part to keep our kids safe!

 
Aug 05, 2016 10:54 AM

Two Suspects Sought in Shooting Thursday Evening

Burbank, CA – August 5, 2016 - Burbank Police Officers responded to the area of Verdugo Avenue and Lake Street on Thursday (August 4, 2016) evening...

 
Jul 28, 2016 03:52 PM

Bank Robber Arrested

Burbank Police Detectives arrested a bank robber this week....

 
Jul 21, 2016 08:38 AM

President Obama's Open Letter to American Law Enforcement

Read President Obama's open letter to "the brave members of our Nation's law enforcement community" dated July 18, 2016, here:

 

Juvenile Assaults Officer During Traffic Stop - Charges Pending

A 16 year-old assaulted a police officer during a traffic stop this past Friday afternoon....

 

Bear Sighted at the Burbank DeBell Golf Course Friday Afternoon, July 8

A bear was seen on the 18-hole DeBell Golf Course today, July 8, 2016, a little after noon, near the second hole/third tee box. The black bear was last seen walking back into the hills........

 

Don't Fall Victim to Business e-mail Scam

The Burbank Police Department and the FBI are warning potential victims of a dramatic rise in the business e-mail compromise scam or “B.E.C.,” a scheme that targets businesses and has resulted in massive financial losses, including here in Burbank....

 

Happy 4th of July

The Burbank Police and Fire Departments remind our community that fireworks, drone operations and celebratory gunfire are all illegal!

 
Jun 24, 2016 03:50 PM

Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting Identified

The suspect in the officer involved shooting from Friday morning has been identified.

 

Burbank Police in an Officer Involved Shooting

Burbank Police Officers were involved in a shooting early Friday morning. Click here for details.

 
Jun 22, 2016 05:31 PM

Verdugo Park Pool Lifeguard Arrested for Videotaping Females

A Verdugo Park Pool Lifeguard was arrested earlier today for videotaping females in the locker room and restroom.

 
Jun 22, 2016 09:23 AM

Man & Woman Stabbed - Suspect Arrested and Charged

A man and woman were stabbed Saturday evening in Burbank. The suspect, who was known to the victims, has been arrested and charged in the case.

 
Jun 21, 2016 05:02 PM

Gang Members Arrested in Separate Incidents this Weekend

Gang members arrested for possession of firearms and identify theft this weekend by newly formed Gang Detail and AB109 Task Force.

 
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Hide It, Lock It, Keep It Campaign!
Jun 15, 2016 10:21 AM

Hide It, Lock It, Keep It

The Burbank Police Department continues to urge our community to protect their personal belongings from thieves. In the case of thefts from motor vehicles, the prevention is simple. Hide It, Lock It, Keep It! Meaning, hide or remove valuables from your car, lock your car making it more likely you’ll keep your property. 25% of thefts from vehicles in Burbank during 2015 were from unlocked cars!

 

Help Us ID This Woman! She Stole $40k from a Burbank Resident

Take a look at these photos. Do you recognize this woman? She stole over $40k from a Burbank resident! Call us if you know who she is!

 

Arson Suspect Arrested

Burbank Police arrested an arson suspect this morning who allegedly started a fire on the Warner Bros. Burbank Lot

 

Vehicle vs Pedestrian Traffic Collision

A vehicle struck a pedestrian who was in the roadway on Wednesday evening. Click here for details.

 

Join Us for Coffee with a Cop !

Join us on Tuesday, May 31 from 4pm to 6pm at Priscilla's Gourmet Coffee

 

Mail Thieves Arrested by Burbank PD

Burbank PD arrested two mail thieves with the help of a vigilant mail carrier!

 
May 23, 2016 11:30 AM

NEWS RELEASE - "COAST TO COAST - CLICK IT OR TICKET"

From May 23 to June 5, 2016, the Burbank Police Department will participate in the national “Coast to Coast - Click It or Ticket” campaign in an effort to save lives through increased seatbelt use.

 
May 21, 2016 11:46 AM

Youth Academy Starting in July

High school students and parents... Check out this great opportunity to jump start a career in law enforcement.​

 
May 18, 2016 01:49 PM

BPD May 2016 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
May 05, 2016 04:31 PM

Complaint Report - 2015

Annual Summary of Complaint Statistics - 2015

 
May 05, 2016 11:21 AM

A SUCCESSFUL "TIP A COP" EVENT - 05-04-16

The Burbank Police Department would like to thank the community for attending the “Tip-A-Cop” event, held at the Claim Jumper Restaurant on Wednesday, May 4, 2016.

 
May 03, 2016 12:44 PM

"Body Dump" Murder Investigation Update

The Burbank Police Department investigation into the "Body Dump" Murder has revealed the crime took place in the City of Los Angeles........

 
Apr 29, 2016 12:30 PM

Death Investigation Update

Burbank Police are investigating the dead body found in the 600 block of N. Victory Blvd. as a homicide.

 
Apr 28, 2016 08:06 PM

Investigation underway after dead body located

This afternoon, at about 12:35pm a citizen called the Burbank Police Department to report a dead body in an open field adjacent to the lumber yard in the 600 block of North Victory Boulevard...

 

JOIN US ON MAY 4TH AS WE SUPPORT SPECIAL OLYMPICS WITH TIP A COP @ CLAIM JUMPER

Burbank Police Officers, Cadets, and Explorers will be in uniform and assist the staff at the restaurant in serving food and waiting on tables. Through the “Tips” collected for Special Olympics will help to go towards transportation, facility rentals, and uniforms for the individuals who participate in local competitions with the Special Olympics.

 

DRUG "TAKE-BACK" EVENT - 04-30-16

On April 30, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Burbank Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public the opportunity to prevent medication abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

 

Every 15 Minutes

Approximately one person is killed every 15 minutes in an alcohol related collision. This program will challenge high school juniors and seniors think about drinking, driving, personal safety and the responsibility of making mature decisions.

 

Gang Fight Leads to Arrests

Two local gang members arrested for their involvement in a fight Thursday night.

 

Burbank PD Thanks our Dispatchers!

Burbank PD takes a moment to formally recognize our dispatchers during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.

 
Apr 06, 2016 03:00 PM

TOUR FOR LIFE COMING TO BURBANK - THE WORLD'S LARGEST LIFE-SAVING ADOPTION EVENT

The world’s largest cooperative life-saving adoption event. Visiting 53 Cities in 32 States, plus Washington, D.C.! Save a life today! Get Your Rescue On and adopt a new best friend!

 

Registered Sex Offender Arrested for Having with a Minor

A Hanford, CA man, a registered sex offender, was arrested by Burbank Police Detectives for meeting and having sex with a minor in Burbank. Burbank Police are urging parents to closely monitor their children's internet and social media activity.

 

Interested in Attending an Active Shooter Workshop? Click Here!

Interested in Attending an Active Shooter Workshop?

 
Mar 18, 2016 03:36 PM

Burbank Resident & Baseball Coach Arrested for Having Sex with a Minor

Burbank resident and local high school baseball coach, Jose Banuelos Jr. was arrested by Burbank PD Detectives for having an on-going sexual relationship with a minor.

 
Mar 15, 2016 09:02 AM

Stabbing Occurred on First Street in the Village Area

Burbank Police Detectives are investigation the stabbing of a 40 year-old man in the Burbank Village Area.

 

Three Residential Burglary Suspects Arrested

Wednesday evening, Burbank Police Officers arrested three residential burglary suspects with the assistance of a K9 team and the Pasadena Police Helicopter. Great teamwork between police agencies and our residents made this happen!

 
Mar 10, 2016 09:29 AM

Two Men Arrested After Meeting Underage Girl Online for Sex

Two Men Arrested After Meeting Underage Girl Online for Sex

 
Mar 09, 2016 04:46 PM

SERIAL BUSINESS BURGLARY SUSPECT CHARGED

The Burbank Police Department has been investigating a series of business burglaries since October 2015. The burglaries targeted restaurants, hair salons and other small businesses. Many of the burglaries were committed in the Burbank Village area and Magnolia Park District...

 
Mar 09, 2016 03:15 PM

BPD March 2016 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Mar 03, 2016 11:57 AM

LA County DA Jackie Lacey

Read a piece by LA County DA Jackie Lacey published Feb 25: Prosecutor's Duty is to Seek Justice when Police Use Force.

 
Mar 01, 2016 03:54 PM

Help Burbank PD Identify Two Business Burglary Suspects

Do you recognize these two burglary suspects? Call us at (818) 238-3277.

 
Mar 01, 2016 11:45 AM

JOIN US FOR COFFEE W/ A COP ON 03-19-16 @ CAFFEINE @ 2306 BURBANK BLVD.

Join us for a free cup of coffee on Wednesday, March 3, 2016 from 8-10 a.m. @ Caffeine @ 2306 Burbank Blvd.

 
Feb 23, 2016 12:36 PM

Door to Door Scam

Read this for info for door to door scam

 
Feb 18, 2016 03:40 PM

COMMUNITY BULLETIN - BEWARE OF SCAM ARTISTS - 02-18-16

Business Owners - Read this bulletin. Don't be a victim of this scam!

 
Feb 18, 2016 01:58 PM

Special Needs Bike Theft Suspect Arrested!

Burbank PD Detectives arrested the suspect responsible for stealing a special needs bike. Suspect is on Probation, per "AB 109."

 

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Special Needs Bike Stolen

 
Feb 12, 2016 01:42 PM

BPD February 2016 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Feb 10, 2016 01:57 PM

BEWARE OF TAX SCAMS!!

As we enter into the time of year when we begin to work on our taxes, the Burbank Police Department would like to advise you of some tax scams that we have been made aware of. Please read the attached Community Bulletin, protect yourself, and do not be fooled!!

 

NEWS RELEASE - *UPDATE* BURBANK OVERPASS SHOOTING ARREST

Burbank Police investigators have made an arrest in the "car to car' shooting from last night...

 
Feb 09, 2016 07:48 AM

NEWS RELEASE - BURBANK OVERPASS SHOOTING

A “Car-to-Car” shooting took place Monday night on the Burbank Boulevard Overpass...

 
Feb 06, 2016 06:21 AM

NEWS RELEASE - UPDATE - LUNDIGAN PARK SHOOTING ARREST

Thursday evening, Firefighters at Station 13 heard the sound of shots fired at adjacent Lundigan Park. They discovered one male in the street nearby, who had been wounded. On Friday detectives arrested two individuals associated with this shooting. Click for additional information.

 
Feb 04, 2016 08:24 PM

Shooting at Lundigan Park

Firefighters at Station 13 heard the sound of shot fired at adjacent Lundigan Park. They discovered one male in the street nearby, who had been wounded. Click for additional information.

 
Feb 02, 2016 04:26 PM

NEWS RELEASE - BURGLARY ARREST - SUSPECT CHARGED WITH 26 COUNTS

During the month of January, 2016, the Burbank Police Department received over 20 reports of auto burglaries and thefts from unlocked motor vehicles in a specific area.

 

Coyote Community Bulletin

Coyotes continue to be an issue in our Community. Please take the time to read the Burbank Police Bulletin and the Coyote Hazing Guide available as a hyperlink within the bulletin.

 
Jan 29, 2016 02:01 PM

Coyote Field Hazing Guide

Coyote Field Hazing Guide

 
Jan 28, 2016 02:29 PM

Child's Special Needs Bike Recovered & Returned

Child's Special Needs Bike Recovered & Returned

 
Jan 28, 2016 11:48 AM

Officer Involved Shooting - Suspect Arrested for ADW

Driver of truck backs into officers' patrol car, which precipitates an officer involved shooting. Suspect arrested for Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Police Officer.

 
Jan 26, 2016 09:05 AM

Attempt Murder Arrest

A man was stabbed in the 1600 block of N. Pepper St. in a domestic violence related incident. The suspect was arrested and booked for attempt murder. The victim is expected to survive.

 
Jan 21, 2016 07:40 AM

REDUCE YOUR CHANCES OF BEING A VICTIM OF MAIL THEFT

In an effort to reduce the chance of becoming a mail theft victim the Burbank Police Department would like to provide the following mail theft prevention tips to our community:

 
Jan 20, 2016 08:12 AM

Carjacking Suspects Apprehended

Armed Carjacking in Burbank. Suspects apprehended in Santa Barbara County after a short vehicle pursuit.​

 
Jan 14, 2016 05:55 PM

FEMALE JUVENILE ARRESTED FOR STABBING HER BOYFRIEND

Female juvenile arrested after stabbing her boyfriend several times.

 
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Jan 14, 2016 09:52 AM

Program (818) 238-300 into your Cell Phone

Burbank residents should program (818) 238-3000 into their cell phones to ensure reaching Burbank Police in an emergency.

 
Jan 13, 2016 08:59 AM

Bicyclist Dies from Injuries Sustained in Traffic Collision

A Los Angeles man has died from injuries sustained in a traffic collision back on December 9, 2015.

 
Jan 12, 2016 04:34 PM

NEWS RELEASE - LASER HITS ON HELICOPTER PILOT - 01-12-16

Burbank Police arrested a 19 year-old Burbank resident for pointing a green laser at the Burbank / Glendale Police Helicopter.

 
Jan 05, 2016 08:55 AM

SHOOTING SUSPECT IDENTIFIED - 01-02-2016

Suspect in connection with shootings in Burbank and other areas of Los Angeles County has been identified.​

 

Gang Releted Drive By Shooting

Burbank Police Officers and Detectives are investigating a gang related drive-by shooting

 
Dec 30, 2015 08:07 AM

ARSONIST ARRESTED & CHARGED

Arsonist arrested & charged for four different fires.

 
Dec 29, 2015 07:21 AM

Help Burbank PD ID this Sexual Assault Suspect

Help Burbank PD idnentify this sexual assault suspect.

 

Police Officers and Staff Spread Christmas Cheer

Police Officers and Staff Spread Christmas Cheer

 
Dec 22, 2015 01:24 PM

Gang Related Stabbing - Several Gang Members Charged

Several gang members have been charged in the stabbing that occurred last week.

 
Dec 18, 2015 07:03 PM

FAA Introduces New Drone Registration Requirements

The FAA has issued new drone (UAS) registration rules.

 
Dec 18, 2015 05:58 PM

NEWS RELEASE - SUSPICIOUS SUBSTANCE LOCATED - 12-18-15

This afternoon at about 2:35 pm, a Burbank Police Department employee opened an envelope addressed to the police department. Upon opening the envelope, the employee noticed a white powder inside.

 
Dec 18, 2015 12:41 PM

UPDATE - NEWS RELEASE - GANG STABBING - 12-18-15

On Wednesday afternoon, at about 3:10pm Burbank Police Officers responded to the 600 block of Hollywood Way, where they found a 23 year old Burbank resident suffering from several stab wounds to his torso, neck and head. The individual and an associate, who was with him, were uncooperative with officers and investigators, but nonetheless officers were able to locate crime scenes at Lundigan Park (2701 Thornton Avenue) and in the 1800 block of N. Buena Vista Street, over two miles away...

 
Dec 18, 2015 10:12 AM

BPD December 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Dec 18, 2015 06:38 AM

Fatal Traffic Collision

Motor scooter rider killed in traffic collision

 
Dec 17, 2015 02:36 PM

NEWS RELEASE - STABBING VICTIM BROUGHT TO BURBANK FIRE STATION - 12-16-15

This afternoon, at about 3:10 pm, a citizen called the police to report seeing two males walking in the 600 block of Hollywood Way, one bleeding from the neck. The males were reportedly walking towards Burbank Fire Station 12 for assistance. Responding officers found one male, 23 years of age, suffering from an apparent stab wound to the neck...

 
Dec 09, 2015 01:11 PM

Shooting Investigation Underway

Burbank Police Detectives are investigating a shooting in the 1700 block of North Catalina Street.

 
Dec 02, 2015 12:07 PM

NEWS RELEASE - RESIDENTIAL BURGLARS CAUGHT - 12-02-15

On Wednesday morning, December 1, 2015, at about 1:45 am, officers were dispatched to a home in the 500 block of North Lomita Street, regarding a residential burglary in-progress. The residents reported they were awoken by two people who had tried to enter their locked rear door...

 
Nov 25, 2015 08:01 AM

Stop Porch Package Thefts this Holiday Season!

As the holidays approach, the Burbank Police Department would like to warn the Burbank community about doorstep package thefts. Deputy Chief Mike Albanese commented, “The holiday season should be joyful! Not painful.”

 
Nov 20, 2015 01:34 PM

BPD November 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 

BPD October 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Nov 20, 2015 10:03 AM

COMMUNITY BULLETIN - MOUNTAIN LION SIGHTING - 11-20-15

Within the past week, a mountain lion was spotted in the backyard of a residence in the hills of Burbank. The home is well above Sunset Canyon Drive and south of Magnolia Avenue. This mountain lion was seen on a homeowner’s surveillance system. The mountain lion can be seen carrying a raccoon in its mouth and had a tracking collar around his neck...

 
Nov 18, 2015 05:21 PM

COMMUNITY BULLETIN - BPOA & BPD BTAC DONATION - 11-17-15

On November 17, 2015, the Burbank Police Officers' Association and the Burbank Police Department Command Staff presented Burbank Temporary Aid Center (BTAC) Executive Director, Barbara Howell a check for $1,500. Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, BTAC will distribute more than 1,000 turkeys, serving over 500 households in Burbank...

 
Nov 17, 2015 02:58 PM

NEWS RELEASE - Bret Harte School Theft Suspect Arrested and Charged

The Burbank Police Department has arrested the woman responsible for the campus thefts at Bret Harte and Emerson Elementary Schools. The DA's office has filed several charges against the suspect.

 
Nov 12, 2015 10:13 AM

NEWS RELEASE - GRANT FOR SPECIAL TRAFFIC ENFORCEMENT & CRASH PREVENTION - 11-12-15

The Burbank Police Department has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special enforcement and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic-related deaths and injuries. We will use the funding as part of the city’s ongoing commitment to keep our roadways safe and improve the quality of life through both enforcement and education...​

 
Nov 10, 2015 10:22 AM

NEWS RELEASE - HOSTAGE BARRICADE UPDATE - 11-10-15

On November 7, 2015, at about 7:35 am, Burbank Police Officers responded to a home in the 1700 block of N. Rose Street, to check on a female who was whispering about an abduction after calling 911. Arriving officers were met by several people running from the home, warning officers there was a male inside with firearms, who was holding several people against their will and demanding money...

 

NEWS RELEASE - HOSTAGE SITUATION RESOLVED - 11-07-15

On November 7, 2015, at about 7:35 am, the Burbank Police Department received a call from a female who was whispering about an abduction in a home in the 1700 block of N. Rose Street. The call disconnected almost immediately...

 
Nov 05, 2015 11:48 AM

TRI-CITY NEWS RELEASE - UTILITY SCAMMERS - 11-05-15

BURBANK, Calif. (November 5, 2015) – The Cities of Burbank, Glendale, and Pasadena are joining forces to inform the public about an ongoing utility scam that has claimed victims in all three cities. In a recent two week period, Burbank Water and Power logged more than 40 incidents in which customers reported receiving illicit phone calls from people posing as utility employees...

 
Nov 03, 2015 03:31 PM

NEWS RELEASE - FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION - 10-30-15

On October 30, 2015, at about 7:34 pm, Burbank Police and Fire Departments received calls from residents reporting a traffic collision...

 
Oct 29, 2015 04:23 PM

NEWS RELEASE - RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY - 10-29-15

On October 26, 2015, between 6:40 am and 5:40 pm, a residential burglary took place in the 2600 block of N. Buena Vista Street, Burbank. The residents arrived home and found their residence had been broken into. Several computers, electronic devices, jewelry, credit cards and personal checks were stolen...​

 
Oct 27, 2015 02:46 PM

TIPS FOR HALLOWEEN...TO KEEP YOU SAFE!

As Halloween approaches, the Burbank Police Department would like to remind the community of a few safety tips...

 
Oct 21, 2015 03:09 PM

Burbank Police Need Your Help Identifying this Suspect

The woman shown in the photographs is a suspect in a theft that occurred at Bret Harte Elementary School. Please take a look and contact Burbank PD if you have any information.

 
Oct 20, 2015 11:04 AM

Business Burglary Vehicle Pursuit Two Suspects Arrested

High end camera equipment stolen from Burbank Business overnight. An alert officer saw the suspect and a pursuit took place. Two suspects were apprehended, but three remain at large.

 
Oct 09, 2015 02:29 PM

NEWS RELEASE - CHILD MOLESTATION - 10-09-15

On October 4, 2015, a witness came to the Burbank Police Station and described seeing a child being molested in the backseat of a vehicle that was parked in the Vallarta Market parking lot....

 
Oct 09, 2015 01:17 PM

NEWS RELEASE - DRUG SALES ARREST - 10-09-15

Burbank residents arrested for drug sales and child endangerment....

 
Sep 25, 2015 05:07 PM

DON'T BE SCAMMED by Burbank Water & Power Impersonators!

DON'T BE SCAMMED by Burbank Water & Power Impersonators!

 
Sep 25, 2015 03:11 PM

BPD September 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Sep 24, 2015 05:39 PM

EX-CONS ARRESTED WITH GUNS

Burbank Police officer arrested two ex-cons with guns after struggle in the Ramada Inn parking lot.

 
Sep 17, 2015 05:58 PM

MARIJUANA GROW SHUT DOWN

Members of the Burbank Police Department served a search warrant at a local warehouse, shutting down a large indoor marijuana grow. Three arrests made.

 
Sep 02, 2015 04:19 PM

DRUG TAKE BACK EVENT - 09-26-15

On September 26, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Burbank Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 10th opportunity in three years to prevent medication abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

 
Aug 28, 2015 10:12 AM

Protect You, Your Family and Pets from Mountain Lions

Protect You, Your Family and Pets from Mountain Lions

 
Aug 26, 2015 10:30 AM

NEWS RELEASE - HOMICIDE VICTIM IDENTIFIED - 08-26-15

On August 23, 2015, at approximately 9:54 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Richard St., regarding a female not breathing. Officers arrived, and located a deceased female inside a residence. Detectives, the Los Angeles County Criminalists, and Los Angeles County Coroner, were contacted and began their investigation.

 
Aug 26, 2015 10:25 AM

Mountain Lion takes poodle from backyard of a home in the Burbank Hillside area.

Click below to read tips on how to keep you, your family and pets safe

 
Aug 25, 2015 07:52 PM

SUSPECT IN CUSTODY FOR MURDER OF FEMALE - 08-25-15

On August 23, 2015, at approximately 9:54 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Richard St., regarding a female not breathing. Officers arrived, and located a deceased female inside a residence. Detectives, the Los Angeles County Criminalists, and Los Angeles County Coroner, were contacted and began their investigation.

 
Aug 24, 2015 04:00 AM

News Release - Female Found Deceased Investigation On-Going - 08-24-15

On August 23, 2015, at approximately 9:54 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Richard St., regarding a female not breathing. Officers arrived, and located a deceased female inside a residence.​

 
Aug 23, 2015 06:21 AM

DUI CHECKPOINT RESULTS - 08-23-15

On Saturday, August 22, 2015, the Burbank Police Department Traffic Bureau conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Olive Avenue at Lake Street in the City of Burbank. A grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration funded the checkpoint.

 
Aug 18, 2015 01:16 PM

BPD August 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Aug 18, 2015 10:17 AM

COMMUNITY BULLETIN - SOCIAL MEDIA & OUR CHILDREN

Social media is a wonderful way to share events and memories with family and friends. Unfortunately, social media is also used by predators. Attempts to limit access to posts can be, and are in fact frequently compromised.

 
Aug 14, 2015 09:40 AM

"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over"

The Burbank Police Department will be conducting a DUI Checkpoint on August 22, 2015, between 7pm and 3am. Remember, “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.”

 
Aug 14, 2015 08:40 AM

TRAFFIC SAFETY TIPS FOR THE NEW SCHOOL YEAR - 08-14-15

Traffic safety around our schools is everyone’s responsibility. By following a few simple rules, parents can assist the Burbank Police Department in creating a safe environment for our schools, students, faculty, and parents.

 
Aug 13, 2015 04:52 PM

CLEAR THE SHELTER FLYER 08-13-15

Clear the Shelters Day is August 15, 2015.

 
Aug 13, 2015 03:31 PM

STABBING INVESTIGATION 08-13-15

On August 13, 2015 at about 4:00 am, Burbank Police Officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of East Tujunga Avenue. Upon arrival, officers located a male suffering from multiple stab wounds. The stabbing appears to have occurred in the area of Tujunga Avenue and Sunset Canyon. Burbank Fire Department Paramedics treated the victim and transported him to an area hospital. The injuries are not life threatening.

 
Aug 13, 2015 03:29 PM

VEHICLE VS PEDESTRIAN FATALITY 08-13-15

On August 12, 2015, at approximately 6:57pm, Burbank Police Officers and Paramedics responded to a subterranean parking garage located in the 500 block of Harvard Road regarding a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision.

 
Aug 07, 2015 05:54 PM

Ped Struck - Driver Arrested for DUI Marijuana

Pedestrian struck in the Burbank Village. Driver arrested for DUI Marijuana. The Burbank Police Department reminds our community that driving after drinking alcohol or ingesting drugs is extremely dangerous. Being under the influence of any drug that acts on the brain and central nervous system impairs a driver’s motor skills, reaction time and judgment. This puts not only the driver at risk, but also passengers and others who share the road and nearby walkways.

 
Aug 06, 2015 04:13 PM

Cargo Van Thieves Caught in the Act!

Cargo Van Thieves Caught in the Act!

 
Jul 31, 2015 03:04 PM

Stop Porch Package Thefts!!

The Burbank Police Department would like to warn the Burbank community about package thefts that have been occurring over the last two months. The Burbank Police Department has recently taken several reports in which UPS, FedEx and/or US Postal Service packages have been stolen from residential porches. The thefts have occurred in all parts of the city, generally in the afternoon to early evening hours.​

 
Jul 28, 2015 08:22 AM

OPERATION CROSSROADS NETS ARRESTS

On Thursday, July 23, 2015, the Burbank Police Department worked with several agencies along the Burbank / Glendale border, in what was dubbed “Operation Crossroads,” with the goal of working collaboratively to impact crime, with an emphasis on gang enforcement and outreach.

 
Jul 21, 2015 05:23 PM

Complaint Statistics 2014

Annual Summary of Complaint Statics 2014

 

Report on BPD by the Office of Independent Review

Click here for the most recent report on BPD by the Office of Independent Review

 
Jul 20, 2015 06:21 AM

FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION

On July 10, 2015, at about 6:00 pm, a collision involving a vehicle versus a pedestrian occurred at the intersection of Verdugo Ave and California St in the City of Burbank. The on-scene investigation revealed that an 80 year old male, identified as Manharlal Shah a resident of Burbank, was struck while crossing Verdugo Ave in a marked crosswalk. The driver of the vehicle was in the process of making a left turn from northbound California St to westbound Verdugo Ave when the collision ocurred.

 
Jul 20, 2015 06:19 AM

HOME INVASION SUSPECT CHARGED - 07-17-15

As previously reported, on July 10, 2015, at approximately 8:30pm, Burbank Police began investigating a home invasion robbery in the 1000 block of Cornell Drive. As a result of the investigation, Lonnie Garcia, a 27 year old male from Pasadena, was arrested in connection with the home invasion. Garcia was on supervised release as part of California’s Realignment Program, known as AB109.

 
Jul 17, 2015 08:38 AM

BPD July 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Jul 16, 2015 03:57 PM

Beware of Faux Kidnapping Scam

The Burbank Police Department would like to warn the Burbank community about new phone scams that have been occurring in which victims are receiving threatening phone calls in an attempt to scam money from them. The Burbank Police Department has recently taken reports of citizens receiving phone calls, in which the caller tells them a close family member has been kidnapped, and will be killed unless a ransom is paid.

 
Jul 16, 2015 09:06 AM

HOME INVASION ARREST NEWS RELEASE - 07-16-15

On July 10, 2015, at approximately 8:30 p.m., Burbank Police began investigating a home invasion robbery in the 1000 block of Cornell Drive. Investigators developed leads which led them to the City of Pasadena. The leads and investigatory work resulted in the arrest of a suspect in the home invasion robbery. The arrest took place Wednesday evening in the City of Pasadena.

 
Jul 14, 2015 04:15 PM

JOIN US ON AUGUST 4TH HERE @ BPD FOR NATIONAL NIGHT OUT!!

National Night Out is a nationwide one-night rally where citizens and law enforcement join forces to strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. Join us at this family-friendly city event and connect with the police officers that keep our city safe!

 

HOME INVASION ROBBERY NEWS RELEASE - 07-10-15

On Friday, July 10, 2015, at approximately 8:22 pm, the Burbank Police Department responded to a call of an assault which had occurred at a home in the 1000 block of Cornell Dr. As officers responded, updated information was received, indicating the resident had been robbed.

 
Jul 10, 2015 08:56 AM

ROBBERY/ARSON NEWS RELEASE 07-09-15

On Thursday, July 9, 2015, at about 8:50pm, the Burbank Police Department received a call of a robbery – just occurred at the Sevan Mini Market located at 1516 North San Fernando Boulevard. Upon arrival, officers found the business was on fire. The officers made contact with the victim, who reported he’d been robbed by at least three suspects, with one or more being armed with a firearm.

 
Jul 02, 2015 02:14 PM

Catalytic Converter Theft Arrests - 07-02-15

Over 60 catalytic converters have been stolen from vehicles within the City of Burbank during the last few months. Using leads developed from recent thefts, investigators with the Burbank Police Department initiated surveillance of several possible suspects.

 
Jun 24, 2015 03:29 PM

PREVENT CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFT

The problem of catalytic converter theft is on the rise again. We are advising residents to be aware that thieves target vehicles to steal catalytic converters for the value of recycling the precious metals within the catalytic converter. We would like to put some of our crime-fighting expertise to work for you. Below is some information to give you a brief overview of catalytic converter theft and how your proactive vigilance can deter you from becoming a victim.

 
Jun 23, 2015 02:20 PM

BPD June 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Jun 23, 2015 10:24 AM

Drug Take Back Event - 07-11-15

On July 11, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Burbank Police Department will give the public an opportunity to prevent medication abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

 

BUSD Employee Arrested on Sex Offenses

BPD Detectives investigated a report involving BHS Girls Volleyball Coach Kyle Roach. It is believed he sent numerous sexually related text message communications, and solicited nude photos from underage females. The investigation identified an additional victim, who said she had an ongoing sexual relationship with Roach while she was under 18. She is now an adult and no longer attends BHS. Roach was arrested on June 18. Filing of the case with the District Attorney's Office is pending.

 

Former BUSD Employee Arrested

Based on a tip, The Burbank Police Department conducted an investigation involving a former John Burroughs High School Employee who may have had an ongoing sexual relationship with a student. The investigation resulted in the arrest of 23 year old Clarke Surrey of Glendale on June 4th, 2015.

 

Flash Mob Car Gathering Planned for Burbank Empire Center

The Burbank Police Department has become aware of a “flash-mob” style meeting planned for June 16, 2015 at the Krispy Kreme located in the Burbank Empire Center. The Burbank Police Department will always respect and recognize the rights of individuals to peacefully and lawfully assemble. The Burbank Police Department will be fully deployed in the area to enforce all applicable laws, including those involving illegal engine/vehicle modifications.

 
Jun 02, 2015 02:25 PM

June is National Internet Safety Month

These cybercrime-riddled days, awareness of the importance of internet safety is already running high. But to further awareness about protecting yourself online, June is National Internet Safety Month. We ask community members to consider the safeguards in the attached Community Bulletin.

 
May 29, 2015 04:56 PM

JOIN US FOR COFFEE WITH A COP @ MCDONALD'S

Join us for Coffee w/ a Cop June 11 from 8-10 a.m. @ McDonald's - 1701 W. Olive Ave.

 
May 28, 2015 08:27 AM

Couple Arrested for Selling Marijuana to Juveniles

On May 26, 2015, Nicolas Corral (M/37) and Yolanda Corral-Cortes (F/44) of Burbank were arrested after Burbank Police Detectives watched them sell marijuana to a 16 year old boy. A search of their vehicle recovered marijuana, concentrated cannabis, cash, and contraband associated with drug sales. A search of the couple’s home yielded additional evidence and marijuana. Both were arrested and booked for marijuana sales.

 
May 26, 2015 01:41 PM

Bicycle Registration Event 06-20-15

The Burbank Police Department will be hosting a Bicycle Registration Event, When: Saturday, June 20, 2015 Time: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Where: Chandler Bike Path (near Keystone) Please bring your bicycle to the event to have it registered.

 
May 22, 2015 02:23 PM

Joint Crime Suppression Operation Yields Success

A recent analysis of crime trends revealed that property crimes have dominated the crime spectrum for the first half of 2015. Crime analysts across Burbank’s border in Los Angeles noticed similar trends. In an effort to address this issue, personnel of the Burbank Police Department joined with their LAPD colleagues in Operation Blue Knights IV. The main concept of the operation was to provide heavy deployment of police personnel, engaging in proactive enforcement on both sides of the border.

 
May 19, 2015 03:01 PM

BPD May 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
May 07, 2015 04:25 PM

Telephone Fraud Advisal

The Burbank Police Department and other law enforcement agencies throughout the region have received reports of persons impersonating police officers, court officials, and other government entities, for the purpose of fraud. These scams often target elderly residents by telephone, and involve the perpetrator claiming that the subject owes back taxes, fines, or has outstanding arrest warrants, which can be resolved by mailing/wiring funds.

 
May 07, 2015 04:22 PM

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, designed to encourage all drivers and motorcyclists to “share the road” with each other. Motorcyclist fatalities decreased in 2013 to 4,668, accounting for 14 percent of total fatalities for the year. Safe riding practices and cooperation from all road users will help reduce the number of fatalities and injuries on our nation’s highways. 

 
May 07, 2015 04:20 PM

Click it or Ticket

The national seat belt use rate is at 87 percent, which is good, but we can do better. The other 13 percent—an estimated 27.5 million people—still need to be reminded that seat belts save lives. In California, we do much better – our usage rate is over 97 percent! But that still leaves over a half million drivers and passengers totally at risk because they aren’t wearing seat belts.

 
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Sears welcomes homeless animals into their Burbank store

Sears and the Burbank Animal Shelter have partnered to raise awareness for homeless animals. Shoppers of the Sears in the Burbank Town Center Mall will now see life-size dog cutouts displayed throughout the store.

 
May 01, 2015 11:38 AM

News Release - Cinco de Mayo

In the United States, Cinco de Mayo – like St. Patrick’s Day – is for many people an occasion for having a good time with alcohol. Do you plan to join the fiesta on May 5th? Traffic and patrol officers assigned to duty will be on heightened alert arresting impaired drivers to prevent a senseless tragedy due to alcohol or drugs.

 
Apr 22, 2015 09:38 AM

BPD April 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Apr 09, 2015 04:13 PM

Internet Fraud Security Tips

On April 7, the FBI released a Public Service Announcement regarding criminals hosting fraudulent government service websites, for the purpose of collecting fraudulent fees and personal identifying information. The PSA may be viewed at the following website: http://www.ic3.gov/media/2015/150407-2.aspx​

 
Apr 04, 2015 06:45 AM

Male Arrested After Shooting In Front Of Burbank Town Center Mall

On April 4, 2015, at approximately 1:25 a.m., Burbank Police Officers responded to an unknown problem in front of the Burbank Town Center Mall, located at 201 E. Magnolia Boulevard. When officers arrived they found two male victims with injuries. One victim had a single gunshot wound in his lower torso. Officers gave medical aid to the victim until arrival of the Burbank Fire Department.

 
Apr 03, 2015 03:05 PM

DISTRACTED DRIVING

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month – “It’s Not Worth It!”

 
Mar 20, 2015 04:04 PM

TIP A COP EVENT TO SUPPORT SPECIAL OLYMPICS

Join us @ Claim Jumper Restaurant on April 7th, from 5:00-9:00 pm as we support the Special Olympics with a Tip-A-Cop Event.

 

BPD March 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Mar 17, 2015 03:50 PM

BPD Explorer Fundraiser @ Bob's Big Boy this Friday 03-20-15 5-10 pm

BPD Explorer Fundraiser @ Bob's Big Boy this Friday 03-20-15 5-10 pm

 
Mar 12, 2015 09:30 AM

Travel Advisory For PResidential Travels Through Burbank on 03-12-15

The Burbank Police Department would like to advise the community of a traffic advisory tomorrow, March 12, 2015. In an effort to assist the public to avoid possible traffic congestion as the President of the United States travels through Burbank, the following areas of the City should be avoided when possible to prevent travel delays for community members:

 
Mar 11, 2015 08:46 AM

St Patrick's Day Enforcement

St. Patrick's Day brings to mind shamrocks, pots of gold, and good luck. But no amount of luck can save you from a drunk-driving crash. So whether you’re buzzed or drunk on St. Patrick’s Day, it doesn’t matter. NHTSA wants to remind everyone that Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving—drive sober.

 

Industrial Accident at Landfill

On March 9, 2015, at approximately 2:45 PM, Burbank Police personnel responded to 3000 North Bel Aire (City of Burbank Landfill) regarding an industrial accident investigation.

 
Mar 04, 2015 02:20 PM

News Release - Male Arrested After Stabbing Two Females & Attacking A Third

On March 3, 2015, at approximately 2300 hours, Burbank Police Officers responded to the 700 block of Roselli Street regarding an assault that just occurred. As officers arrived, they located three female victims, two of which were suffering from stab wounds and the third who had been attacked. The suspect fled the scene just prior to the officers’ arrival.

 
Feb 18, 2015 04:22 PM

BPD February 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Feb 18, 2015 11:06 AM

News Release - Suspect In Stolen Vehicle Finally Surrenders

On February 17, 2015, at approximately 2:30 p.m., an officer working patrol received an alert of a stolen vehicle on the automated license plate reader system. The officer conducted a records check of the vehicle’s license plate with the BPD Communications Center, which advised that the vehicle was reported was stolen during a nighttime residential burglary out of Los Angeles the day before.

 
Feb 03, 2015 11:32 AM

Female dies in apartment fire

On January 30, 2015, at approximately 5:10 PM, the Burbank Police Department and Burbank Fire Department responded to a medical emergency in the 200 block of East Alameda Avenue.

 
Jan 30, 2015 09:08 AM

Vehicle Burglary Prevention Tips

Recently we have had an uptick in thefts from vehicles. Most of these thefts have come from vehicles that have been left unlocked. Always lock your vehicles!!

 
Jan 28, 2015 04:07 PM

BPD January 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Jan 27, 2015 04:04 PM

Battle of the Badges

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 8:30am – 2:45pm Location: Community Room Community Services Building 150 N 3rd St. Burbank, CA 91502

 
Jan 23, 2015 04:48 PM

Traffic Advisory for the Vice President's Travels

The Burbank Police Department would like to advise the community of a traffic advisory tomorrow, January 24, 2015. In an effort to assist the public in avoiding possible traffic congestion during the Vice President of the United States’ travels, the following areas of the City should be avoided when possible to prevent travel delays:

 
Jan 22, 2015 04:19 PM

Traffic Advisory for Vice Presidential Visit

The Burbank Police Department would like to advise the community of a traffic advisory this afternoon, January 22, 2015. In an effort to assist the public in avoiding possible traffic congestion during the visit of the Vice President of the United States, the following areas of the City should be avoided when possible to prevent travel delays:

 
Jan 20, 2015 02:12 PM

Train V Ped 01-18-2015

On January 17, 2015, at about 4:05 pm, a male pedestrian was struck by a southbound Metrolink Train on the train tracks north of the Magnolia Boulevard Overpass in Burbank. The male was pronounced dead at the scene by Burbank Fire Department Paramedics. He was later identified as George Gregory Plitt Jr.

 
Jan 09, 2015 07:18 PM

15 Year Old Male Jumps Off Burbank Boulevard Overpass

This evening, at approximately 4:55 p.m., Burbank Police Officers responded to the Burbank Boulevard and Victory Boulevard regarding a male who had reportedly jumped off the overpass.

 
Jan 08, 2015 03:39 PM

Female Dies From An Apparent Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound - 01-08-2015

This morning, at approximately 7:55 a.m., Burbank Police Officers responded to the 800 block of Reese Place regarding a female who had reportedly shot herself. When officers arrived on scene, they located a female in the driveway of a residence with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The female died at the scene.

 
Dec 31, 2014 10:41 AM

New Years Safety Tips

New Years Safety Tips. Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over!!

 
Dec 21, 2014 03:58 PM

DUI Checkpoint results from 12-19-14

On Friday, December 19, 2014, the Burbank Police Department Traffic Bureau conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Glenoaks Boulevard at Magnolia Boulevard in the City of Burbank. A grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration funded the checkpoint.

 
Dec 19, 2014 04:28 PM

BPD December 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Dec 16, 2014 03:06 PM

2014 SAFETY TIPS FOR ONLINE SHOPPING

Recently we have taken a few reports of package delivery thefts. Check out these safety tips to help prevent these thefts!

 
Dec 03, 2014 12:45 PM

DUI CHECKPOINT - DECEMBER 19 2014

The Burbank Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, December 19, 2014, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. This checkpoint is funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

 
Nov 26, 2014 04:20 PM

THE 2014 THANKSGIVING DAY TURKEY TROT ROAD CLOSURES

Road Closures in Burbank for the 2014 Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot Run from 5:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 
Nov 26, 2014 03:10 PM

BURBANK PD ACHIEVES CALEA ACCREDITATION

Chief Scott LaChasse, of the Burbank Police Department, announced that the Department has been awarded the Advanced Law Enforcement Accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). This coveted award is considered the highest standard of excellence in law enforcement.​

 
Nov 22, 2014 07:19 AM

MOTORCYCLIST INVOLVED IN FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION - 11-22-14

On November 22, 2014, at approximately 2:40 a.m., an officer was working patrol in the area of Alameda Avenue and Buena Vista Street, when he observed a motorcyclist traveling eastbound on Alameda Avenue at a high rate of speed. The motorcyclist nearly collided with a stopped vehicle and skidded halfway through the intersection, on a red light.

 
Nov 20, 2014 05:57 PM

BPOA & BPD Command Staff Donate $1500 To The Burbank Temporary Aid Center

On November 20, 2014, the Burbank Police Officers' Association and the Burbank Police Department Command Staff presented Executive Director, Barbara Howell and the Burbank Temporary Aid Center (BTAC) a check in the amount of $1,500.00. Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, BTAC will distribute more than 1,000 turkeys, serving over 500 households in Burbank.

 
Nov 20, 2014 04:18 PM

Burbank and Glendale Police Joint Air Support Unit Welcomes New MD 520N Helicopter

Yesterday, the Burbank and Glendale Police Departments Joint Air Support Unit accepted the formal delivery of a new MD 520N helicopter. The MD 520N features the exclusive NOTAR® system for anti-torque and directional control. By replacing conventional tail rotors with the NOTAR system, the margin of safety immediately increases for crew and aircraft, and the noise decreases; making it an exceptional choice for operation in densely populated areas.

 

BPD November 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Nov 14, 2014 09:30 AM

"HEROES & HELPERS" SHOP TOGETHER @ TARGET ON DECEMBER 10, 2014, @ 5:30 PM

The Burbank Police Department, in partnership with Target, will be participating in the “Heroes and Helpers” shopping event on December 10, 2014 at Target (1800 Empire Avenue, Burbank, CA, 818-238-1032).​

 
Nov 01, 2014 08:17 PM

HOME INVASION ROBBERY

In the afternoon hours of November 1, 2014, at approximately 4:15 p.m., a home invasion robbery was reported in the 1300 block of Paseo Redondo.

 
Oct 26, 2014 11:54 PM

PEDESTRIAN INVOLVED IN FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION

On October 26, 2014, at approximately 7:24 a.m., a fatal traffic collision occurred in the area of Hollywood Way and Victory Boulevard. A 76-year-old female resident of Burbank was walking eastbound on Victory Boulevard crossing Hollywood Way when she was struck by a delivery van, driven by a 51-year-old male resident of Burbank. The driver of the delivery van was making a right-hand turn from southbound Hollywood Way to westbound Victory Boulevard.

 
Oct 26, 2014 04:28 PM

MOTORCYCLIST INVOLVED IN FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION

On October 25, 2014, at approximately 2:16 a.m., a fatal traffic collision occurred in the area of Riverside Drive and Gaylord Drive. When Burbank Police Department and Burbank Fire Department personnel arrived, they discovered a motorcyclist partially trapped beneath an unoccupied vehicle, parked along the south curb of Riverside Drive east of Gaylord Drive.

 
Oct 22, 2014 04:23 PM

MENTAL HEALTH EVALUATION TEAM WINS AWARD

On October 21, 2014, the Burbank Police Department’s Mental Health Evaluation Team (MHET), was presented with the 2014 Extra MILES recognition award at Pacific Clinics’ 23rd Annual MILES Conference, “Bullying: From Awareness to Action.”

 
Oct 21, 2014 01:55 PM

***UPDATED***Burbank PD Investigating Shooting at Storage Yard

***UPDATED *** Yesterday, at approximately 12:50 p.m., Burbank Police Department officers responded to a call of suspicious circumstances on the Affordable Storage RV lot, located at 3615 North San Fernando Boulevard.

 
Oct 21, 2014 11:29 AM

Join us for Coffee With a Cop

Join us for a fee cup of coffee! No agenda or guest speakers, just a chance to ask questions or voice any concerns.

 
Oct 21, 2014 08:19 AM

BPD October 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Oct 20, 2014 05:28 PM

BURBANK PD INVESTIGATING SHOOTING INCIDENT

Today, at approximately 12:50 p.m., Burbank Police Officers were dispatched to Affordable Storage, an RV storage lot, at 3615 North San Fernando Boulevard regarding suspicious circumstances.

 

2014 HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS

As Halloween approaches, the Burbank Police Department would like to remind the community of a few safety tips.

 
Oct 13, 2014 07:41 PM

BPD Investigating Death Outside the Joslyn Center

Today, at approximately 2:08 p.m. officers responded to the Joslyn Center (1300 block of West Olive Avenue) regarding a female down on the grass. When the officers arrived, they observed a female, who appeared to be in her 30’s, on the grass on the south side of the Joslyn Center. During the officers’ initial contact, the female did not show any signs of life, and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

 
Oct 09, 2014 10:59 PM

SOCIAL MEDIA THREATS

This evening, at approximately 7:42 p.m. the Burbank Police Department was made aware of threats made by a student, via Twitter, who attends John Burroughs High School. Burbank Police Officers immediately conducted a follow up investigation and contacted the individual at his residence in Burbank. The individual and his family were cooperative during the investigation.

 

RAPPER "TOO SHORT" ARRESTED AT THE BURBANK AIRPORT

On October 1, 2014 at about 145pm, Todd Anthony Shaw, more widely known as the rapper “Too Short,” was in the process of passing through a checkpoint at the Burbank Airport when a TSA Employee noticed a carryon bag passing through the scanner that contained a handgun. Mr. Shaw left the concourse without his belongings, via an exit door, before he could be detained.

 
Sep 25, 2014 11:26 AM

BPD RECOGNIZED BY THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR MISSING & EXPLOITED CHILDREN

The Burbank Police Department was recently recognized by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) for our commitment to protecting children by successfully completing the necessary criteria to become members of the Missing Kids Readiness Project.

 
Sep 23, 2014 02:25 PM

BEWARE OF MONEYPAK SCAMS

The Burbank Police Department would like to warn the Burbank community about new phone scams that have been occurring in surrounding communities in which victims are being scammed out of money, and receiving threatening messages.

 
Sep 17, 2014 01:01 PM

SUSPECT IN CUSTODY AFTER MULTIPLE COMMERCIAL BURGLARIES

This morning, at approximately 1:00 a.m., Burbank Police Officers were dispatched to the 2800 block of N. Glenoaks Boulevard regarding a suspicious circumstances investigation. BPD Dispatch received a call from a community member reporting the sound of a window being smashed. Shortly thereafter, the business’ burglar alarm was activated. Officers arrived at the location and confirmed the business had been burglarized.

 
Sep 12, 2014 03:52 PM

TRAFFIC BUREAU RECEIVES AWARD

On September 8, 2014, the Burbank Police Department (Traffic Bureau) received a commendation from State Attorney General Kamala Harris for excellence in law enforcement.

 
Sep 12, 2014 02:22 PM

BPD September 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Sep 12, 2014 02:00 PM

DRUG TAKE BACK EVENT 09-27-14

On September 27, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Burbank Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 9th opportunity in three years to prevent medication abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

 

FATAL TAFFIC COLLISION INVOLVING METROLINK

On September 2, 2014, at approximately 1517 hours, officers responded to the area of Buena Vista Street and San Fernando Boulevard regarding a single vehicle collision with a Metrolink commuter train that was traveling southbound. Initial reports indicate a grey Toyota Camry, traveling southbound on Buena Vista Street, attempted to circumvent the activated railroad crossing arms when the vehicle was struck by the train.

 

IT'S SCHOOL TIME...WHICH MEANS MORE TRAFFIC...SLOW DOWN AROUND SCHOOLS & ARRIVE EARLY

Traffic safety at our schools is a priority for the Burbank Police Department. Traffic officers are assigned to patrol schools as a visible deterrent to prevent incidents from occurring and to enforce traffic laws. By following a few simple rules, parents can assist us in creating a safe environment around our schools for students, faculty, and parents.

 

BPD August 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Aug 14, 2014 08:18 AM

SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT

The Burbank Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, August 30, 2014, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. This checkpoint is funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

 

NOW ENROLLING FOR BPD COMMUNITY ACADEMY

The Burbank Police Department Community Academy is held throughout the year for those who live or work in the City of Burbank. The academy is conducted in English, Spanish, Armenian, and for the deaf/hard of hearing. The academy is a terrific opportunity for the Burbank Police Department to reach out to its diverse community and allow individuals to get a behind-the-scenes look at the personnel and operations of the department.

 
Aug 06, 2014 10:51 AM

A SUCCESSFUL NATIONAL NIGHT OUT EVENT!

The Burbank Police Department would like to thank the community for attending the National Night Out event on Tuesday, August 5, 2014.

 
Jul 22, 2014 02:18 PM

BPD July 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Jul 16, 2014 03:52 PM

Public Hearing

In an effort to become an accredited law enforcement agency, the Burbank Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment. Achieving Advanced Law Enforcement Accreditation requires voluntary compliance with over 480 law enforcement standards established by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA ®) based on best practices.

 
Jul 15, 2014 10:15 AM

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014

National Night Out is a nationwide one-night rally where citizens and law enforcement join forces to strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. Join us at this family-friendly city event and connect with the police officers that keep our city safe!

 
Jul 08, 2014 12:06 PM

Complaint Statistics 2013

Complaint Statistics 2013

 
Jul 08, 2014 12:04 PM

Citizen Survey Report 2014

Citizen Survey Report 2014

 

Arsonist Arrested After Dumpster Fire Investigation

Burbank Fire Department personnel responded to two separate dumpster fires in the early evening hours of Monday, June 16, 2014. The dumpster fire locations were within one block of each other and were suspicious in nature. Burbank Fire Department and Police Department arson investigators conducted a thorough investigation over the next two days. As a result of their investigation, it was determined that both dumpster fires appeared to have been intentionally set.

 
Jun 20, 2014 10:33 AM

BPD June 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 

Mountain Lion Sightings In Residential Areas Prompt "Safety Tips" Reminder

There have been two separate mountain lion sightings in the past two days in the residential areas abutting the Verdugo Mountains. This bulletin is intended to alert the community of the sightings and to provide precautions to keep residents and their pets safe.

 
Jun 04, 2014 09:55 AM

Special Olympic Torch Run

The Burbank Police Department would like to invite you to come out today (June 4, 2014) and support the annual Special Olympic Torch Run. At approximately 12:35 p.m., Burbank Police employees will be running with Special Olympic athletes as the Special Olympic torch will be making its way through the City of Burbank.

 
May 29, 2014 04:03 PM

Residential Burglary Suspects Arrested

Burbank residents experienced a recent rash of daytime residential burglaries. There have been ten reports in the past two weeks where the suspects entered by cutting screens to access unlocked windows and doors to steal jewelry, cash, and other concealable items.

 
May 23, 2014 02:15 PM

BPD May 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 

Sobriety Checkpoint Planned For June 7, 2014 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.

The Burbank Police Department will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, June 7, 2014, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a. m. This operation will involve members of the Burbank Police Department’s Traffic, Patrol, and Reserve Officers. A grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, funds this checkpoint.

 

Burbank Animal Shelter Competing In National ASPCA Grant Competition

Beginning June 1st, the Burbank Animal Shelter (BAS) will be 1 of 50 animal shelters nationwide to participate in the 5th and final ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge. The Burbank Animal Shelter is competing for a chance at more than $600,000 in grant funding, including a grand prize of $100,000.

 

Burbank Police Department’s 2014 Citizen Survey

As part of its commitment to provide the best possible service to our community, the Burbank Police Department is requesting the community’s assistance in helping us assess our services by completing a brief survey. The survey will help identify areas for improvement and will allow us to plan the police department’s future community policing efforts. The survey is available on the department’s website and the responses can be submitted anonymously. Thank you, Scott LaChasse, Chief of Police

 
May 13, 2014 09:47 AM

BICYCLE REGISTRATION EVENT 05-17-14

The Burbank Police Department will be hosting the Bicycle Registration Event, When: Saturday, May 17, 2014 Time: 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Where: Chandler Bike Path (between Keystone & Brighton) ​

 

Police/Fire Service Day, Saturday, May 10, 2014, 9-2 pm

Come join the police and fire department staff and volunteers this Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 9 am to 2 pm. There will be presentations from various units of the police department. The Air Support unit will have their helicopter here for the kids to sit in and view all of the instruments used to assist them in supporting the patrol force. In addition, the Mounted Unit, Traffic Unit, K-9, SWAT vehicles, Reserves, and Community Outreach.

 

US Department of Justice Declines Filing Charges In Police Department Investigation

The Burbank Police Department has been notified that the FBI has concluded the multi-year investigation that arose from the robbery investigation of Portos bakery in late 2007.

 

Nature Center "Mountain Lion" Presentation, May 1, 2014

Meet us at 6:30 p.m., up at Burbank’s own Stough Canyon Nature Center, 2300 Walnut Avenue, on Thursday, May 1st, 2014. JOIN US and learn how to coexist with the majestic mountain lion and preserve the wild quality of our Verdugo Mountains. Call (818) 238-5440 for additional information and we hope to greet you there!

 

Residents Enjoy Coffee WIth A Cop Event

On April 22, 2014, The Burbank Police Department COPS Bureau hosted their first Coffee with a Cop event. Coffee with a Cop is a community based policing program that is designed to establish relationships and trust between the community and the police. Priscilla’s Gourmet Coffee, located at 4150 Riverside Drive, was the first coffee house in Burbank where police officers and members of the community came together to ask questions, address concerns, and drink coffee.

 

Another Successful Tip-A-Cop Event

The Burbank Police Department would like to thank the community for attending the “Tip-A-Cop” event, held at the Claim Jumper Restaurant on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Burbank Police Officers, Cadets, and Explorers were in uniform and assisted the staff at the restaurant in serving food and waiting on tables. Through the “Tips” collected they were able to raise approximately $2,500.00 for Special Olympics.

 

JBHS Threats

On April 16, 2014 at approximately 7:45 PM, a teacher from John Burroughs High School came into the Burbank Police Department to report her concern over comments made by a 15 year old student earlier in the day during one her classes. The student apparently was upset over being disciplined and made some comments regarding people dying the following day.

 
Apr 08, 2014 12:22 PM

DRUG TAKE BACK EVENT @ BPD - SATURDAY, APRIL 26 FROM 10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.

On April 26, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Burbank Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its eighth opportunity in three years to prevent medication abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

 

Police Search For Shooting Suspect

On March 24, 2014, at approximately 1:35 a.m., Burbank Police Communications Center received several 911 calls regarding several gunshots heard, with a subsequent vehicle crash in the area of Alameda Avenue and San Fernando Boulevard. Officers arrived a short time later and located a red SUV with major collision damage and multiple bullet holes in the right rear area. The vehicle was abandoned and a crime scene was established.

 

Confirmed Case of Flea-Borne Typhus Fever

Recently, Vector Control of Los Angeles County confirmed a case of flea-borne typhus in Burbank. The case is the first reported one for 2014. The Burbank Animal Shelter is working with the Los Angeles County Vector Control to inform our residents with educational pamphlets and additional information on safety precautions. Endemic Typhus Fever (aka: Murine typhus or Flea-borne typhus) is a disease caused by a bacteria known as Rickettsia.

 

TIP A COP EVENT @ CLAIM JUMPER - APRIL 17, 2014 5:00 - 9:00 P.M.

Personnel from the Burbank Police Department are taking part in the annual “Tip a Cop” event at the Claim Jumper restaurant in Burbank on April 17, 2014, from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. Police Officers in uniform will be on hand to assist the staff at the restaurant in serving food and waiting on tables.

 

Suspect Identified and Arrested For Stabbing Two Victims

Investigators identifed a suspect in this stabbing and he was arrested late Saturday evening. Both victims will survive On Saturday, March 15, 2014, at approximately 3:50 p.m., Burbank Police Department Communications received a 911 call regarding a stabbing that occurred in the 1000 block of East Angeleno Avenue. Officers and fire department paramedic personnel arrived and located two male adult victims, both in their early 20’s, suffering from multiple stab wounds.

 
Mar 13, 2014 10:54 AM

BPD March 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Feb 20, 2014 04:53 PM

BPD February 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 

Local Burglary Suspects Arrested, Property Recovered

Burbank residents experienced a recent rash of residential and garage burglaries. There have been fifteen reports, primarily of theft of power tools, computers, and sound equipment, in just the past three weeks. Through our investigation of these thefts and with the assistance of evidence recovered by our Forensic Specialists, a suspect was identified. An arrest warrant was obtained and Nicholas Caves, M/25, transient, was arrested by investigators late Monday afternoon.

 
Feb 13, 2014 05:33 PM

PROTECT YOUR BICYCLE

PROTECT YOUR BICYCLE - THEFT PREVENTION TIPS

 
Feb 11, 2014 08:13 AM

ROBBERY SUSPECT ARRESTED

Since January 5, 2014, the Burbank Police Department has responded to six robberies or attempted robberies of local businesses. There were no reported injuries related to these incidents, although in some instances, the suspect was reported to have brandished/referenced a weapon. Based on the description provided by victims and witnesses, the same subject was believed to have been responsible for these crimes.

 

Police Provide Safety Tips After Another Mountain Lion Sighting

On January 29, 2014, a mountain lion was spotted near the 3000 block of Wedgewood Lane in Burbank. This bulletin is intended to alert the community of the sighting and to provide precautions to keep residents and their pets safe.

 
Jan 29, 2014 01:26 PM

ADDITIONAL REPORTS OF BWP IMPERSONATORS

Over the last few weeks the Burbank Police Department has been made aware of individuals who are impersonating Burbank Water and Power employees and calling businesses and attempting to collect funds from the business.

 
Jan 24, 2014 02:37 PM

BPD January 2014 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 

Invest in a quality tailgate lock to prevent its theft

The Burbank Police Department has gathered information on a growing crime trend regarding the theft of tailgates from pick-up trucks. If the tailgate does not have a locking bed cover or tailgate lock, suspects can easily access the tailgate and remove it within a few seconds.

 

Safety Tips For Children While Walking To School

There have been several reports in the surrounding communities of strangers grabbing young children while they are walking to and from school. In an effort to keep children safe in our community, the Burbank Police Department, in conjunction with the Burbank Unified School District, is providing the following "Stranger Danger” Safety Tips. Discuss these tips and have a safety plan in place with your children.

 
Jan 22, 2014 03:30 PM

Murder Charge Filed In Suspicious Death

On January 20, 2014 at 10:41 a.m., Burbank Communications Center received a call of a person possibly sleeping in the south alley of the 4000 block of West Victory Boulevard. On arrival, officers discovered a 77 year-old female deceased.

 
Jan 16, 2014 11:58 AM

Animal Shelter Receives Petco Grant

The Burbank Animal Shelter has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Petco Foundation through the Holiday Wishes Grant Campaign. The Petco Foundation grant will be used to enhance the quality of life of shelter animals by providing needed medications, veterinary care, surgical equipment, and facility enhancements to improve operations.

 
Jan 14, 2014 04:53 PM

A Successful Bicycle Registration Event Saturday

On Saturday, January 11, 2014, the Burbank Police Department conducted its first Bicycle Registration Event on the Chandler Bike Path from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. During the course of the event, over 300 bicycles were registered by community members of all ages. The Burbank Police Department is establishing a database which will help return bicycles to their owners in the event they are ever lost or stolen.

 

Mountain Lion Sighting In Burbank

On January 3, 2014, a mountain lion was spotted at a residence on Hamline Place. This communication is intended to alert the community of the sighting and to provide precautions to keep residents and their pets safe.

 
Jan 03, 2014 09:50 AM

Inscribase A La Academia Comunitaria Para El Invierno / Primavera 2014

El Departamento de Policía de Burbank realiza academias comunitarias en Inglés, español, armenio, y para las personas sordas / con problemas de audición durante todo el año para aquellos que viven o trabajan en la ciudad de Burbank. Estas academias son una excelente oportunidad para que el Departamento de Policía de permita que las personas de la comunidad obtengan un conocimiento del personal y las operaciones del Departamento.

 
Jan 02, 2014 01:03 PM

Now Enrolling for the Winter/Spring 2014 Community Academy

The Burbank Police Department conducts community academies in English, Spanish, Armenian, and for the deaf/hard of hearing throughout the year for those who live or work in the City of Burbank. These academies are a terrific opportunity for the Burbank Police Department to reach out to its diverse community and allow individuals to get a behind-the-scenes look at the personnel and operations of the Department.

 
Dec 27, 2013 09:54 AM

BICYCLE REGISTRATION EVENT

Nationwide, thousands of stolen or lost bicycles are recovered, but many are never returned to their owners. Unfortunately, the BPD is a part of that statistic. To help lower the national and local numbers, the BPD is establishing a database which will help us return bicycles to their owners in the event they are ever lost or stolen.

 
Dec 20, 2013 11:01 AM

A Memorable "Heroes & Helpers" Event

The Burbank Police Department would like to thank Target, the Burbank Noon Rotary, the Burbank Temporary Aid Center (BTAC), and the Burbank Boys and Girls Club for an outstanding “Heroes & Helpers” event, held on December 19, 2013, at the Burbank Target.

 
Dec 20, 2013 10:10 AM

Guilty Verdict In Murder Trial

On Thursday afternoon, December 19, 2013, a Los Angeles Superior Court jury convicted Jorge Villalobos (47), a resident of San Gabriel, of First Degree Murder in connection with the 2008 murder of lifetime Burbank resident Glen Giles (47).

 
Dec 12, 2013 01:57 PM

HEROES & HELPERS SHOP TOGETHER @ TARGET

The Burbank Police Department, in partnership with Target, will be participating in the “Heroes and Helpers” shopping event on December 19, 2013, at Target, 1800 Empire Avenue, Burbank, 818-238-1032.

 
Dec 05, 2013 01:47 PM

BPD December 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Dec 03, 2013 11:38 AM

Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

The holiday shopping season has begun. Keep yourself and your belongings safe with these safety tips.​

 
Nov 20, 2013 05:37 PM

BEWARE OF MONEYPAK SCAM

The Burbank Police Department would like to warn the Burbank community about new phone scams that have been occurring in surrounding communities in which victims are being scammed out of money, and receiving threatening messages.

 
Nov 19, 2013 05:31 PM

POLICE GIVE A HELPING HAND

The Burbank Police Officers' Association and the Burbank Police Department Command Staff presented Executive Director, Barbara Howell and the Burbank Temporary Aid Center (BTAC) a check in the amount of $1,500.00. Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, BTAC will distribute more than 1,000 turkeys, serving over 500 households in Burbank.

 
Nov 15, 2013 11:31 AM

Another Successful Community Academy

On November 14, 2013, thirty-one community members from the City of Burbank graduated from the Burbank Police Department Community Academy. Academies like this provide the Burbank Police Department with a tremendous opportunity to reach out to its diverse community and allow individuals to get a behind-the-scenes look at the personnel and operations of the Department.

 

BPD November 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 

Police Awarded Traffic Safety Grant For Anti-Drunk Driving Campaign

Burbank Police Department has been awarded a new traffic safety grant for an anti-DUI program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on Burbank roadways. Enforcement measures to combat impaired driving are coming as a result of a recent $32,400 grant awarded by the California Office of Traffic Safety to Burbank. The Burbank Police Department is dedicated to keeping our streets safe through both enforcement and education.

 

Daytime Residential Burglaries

Recently, during the late morning and early afternoon hours, there have been a few attempted residential burglaries in the area.

 

Holiday Safety Tips

The Burbank Police Department would like to provide our citizens and those that visit our city with some crime prevention tips to be aware of during the upcoming holiday season. Please review these tips and keep them in mind while you are shopping during the holiday season.

 

CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFT

The problem of catalytic converter theft is on the rise again. We are advising residents to be aware that thieves target vehicles to steal catalytic converters for the value of recycling the precious metals within the catalytic converter. We would like to put some of our crime-fighting expertise to work for you. Below is some information to give you a brief overview of catalytic converter theft and how your proactive vigilance can deter you from becoming a victim.

 

Burbank Police Receive National Award

On Tuesday, October 22nd, the Burbank Police Department Communications Center became only the second law enforcement agency in the State of California to receive certification from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). The certification process included training and policy revisions meeting the best practice standards established by NCMEC. The certification has better prepared our dispatchers to handle these critical cases.

 

BPD October 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Oct 17, 2013 02:43 PM

DRUG TAKE BACK EVENT

On October 26, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Burbank Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its seventh opportunity in three years to prevent medication abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

 
Oct 17, 2013 02:33 PM

A SUCCESSFUL "TIP-A-COP" EVENT

The Burbank Police Department would like to thank the community for attending the “Tip-A-Cop” event, held at the Black Angus Restaurant on Tuesday, October 15, 2013.

 

Protecting Your Personal Information with Secure Passwords

From email and banking to social media and mobile apps, the average person has a long list of passwords. While keeping track of numerous account logins can be tedious, there could be serious implications if a cybercriminal gains access to your email, financial information, social security number, or even your medical records. Passwords are the most common means of authentication online, and that is why it is critical to use strong passwords and keep them confidential.

 

STOLEN URN FOUND & RETURNED TO FAMILY

On Monday, September 30, 2013, a gardener found an urn in some bushes outside an apartment building in the 800 block of South Sixth Street, in Burbank. The same day, in Glendale, a family reported to the Glendale Police Department that their vehicle had been broken into and one of the items stolen was an urn.

 

Burbank Police Commission to Hold Community Forum

The Burbank Police Commissioners and the Police Administrative Staff invite you to join them for a community forum. The forum will be held on October 16, 2013, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Luther Burbank Middle School Auditorium at 3700 West Jeffries Avenue.

 

Multiple Fatality Auto Accident

On Saturday, September 28, 2013, at 4:13 a.m., Burbank Police received a call regarding a single vehicle accident on San Fernando Boulevard near the Scott Road off-ramp of the Golden State Freeway. On arrival, officers observed a Nissan sedan fully engulfed in flames against the freeway abutment. In addition, there was a small grass fire associated with the crash. An 18-year old female passenger, who escaped the burning vehicle, was transported to LA County Medical Center.

 
Sep 27, 2013 03:07 PM

Tip A Cop Event October 15, 2013

Personnel from the Burbank Police Department are taking part in the annual “Tip a Cop” event at the Black Angus restaurant in Burbank on October 15, 2013. Police Officers in uniform will be on hand to assist the staff at the restaurant in serving food and waiting on tables.

 

Business Alert-ADA issues

It has come to the Police Department’s attention that individuals alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) have approached several Burbank businesses. A lawyer subsequently contacts the business to discuss settlement in-lieu of pursuing a civil case in court against the business.​

 

Motor Officers Achieve Honors In Recent Competition

On September 18, 2013, four members from the Burbank Police Department Motor Squad competed in the Orange County Traffic Officers Association’s “Top Gun” Motor Rodeo. This skill program draws approximately 250 motor officers from law enforcement agencies throughout California. Competitors were challenged with fast and slow timed cone patterns and the "top gun" finale, an elimination round competition.

 
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Safety Tips Provided After Mountain Lion Sighting In Burbank Residential Area

On September 18, 2013, a mountain lion was observed in the 3300 block of Wedgewood. The mountain lion was observed running away from the area when the police arrived. This communication is intended to alert the community of the incident and to provide precautions to keep residents and their pets safe.​

 

Uptick In Thefts From Motor Vehicles

Recently, there were eight (8) reported auto burglaries of vehicles parked at six (6) different places of worship in the city. While services were taking place, the suspect(s) smashed windows of the vehicles and removed property. In the past week, seven vehicles from four separate businesses had their batteries stolen. The thefts occurred after-hours during the weekend when the businesses were closed.

 
Sep 04, 2013 01:42 PM

BPD September 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Aug 30, 2013 09:27 AM

New Reports of BWP Impersonators

Over the last few weeks the Burbank Police Department has been made aware of individuals who are impersonating Burbank Water and Power employees and calling businesses and attempting to collect funds from the business.

 
Aug 27, 2013 10:59 AM

Community Academy Now Enrolling For The Fall 2013

The Burbank Police Department conducts community academies throughout the year for those who live or work in the City of Burbank. These academies are a terrific opportunity for the Burbank Police Department to reach out to its diverse community and allow individuals to get a behind-the-scenes look at the personnel and operations of the Department.

 
Aug 21, 2013 07:38 AM

Residential Burglary Defense Tips

Recently during the late morning and early afternoon hours, numerous residences have been burglarized. Suspects forced entry through windows and/or doors to gain access and remove property. The losses were primarily electronic equipment (TV’s, computers, gaming systems). In an effort to harden the target of your home against burglary, the Burbank Police Department is providing the following protection tips.

 
Aug 20, 2013 10:09 AM

Safety Awareness-See Something, Say Something

The Burbank Police Department would like to remind everyone to remain aware of your surroundings in your daily activities. Recently, while unloading her groceries from the trunk of her car, a woman was confronted by a man in her garage. While the woman fled into her house to call the police, the suspect stole a bicycle from her garage and attempted to flee the area. The police responded and located the suspect a block away and he was arrested for burglary and attempted robbery.

 
Aug 19, 2013 08:09 AM

Sobriety Checkpoint results in three arrests for suspicion of drunk driving

On Saturday, August 17, 2013, the Burbank Police Department Traffic Bureau conducted a DUI Checkpoint on Olive Avenue at Kenwood Street in the City of Burbank. A grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration funded the checkpoint.

 
Aug 16, 2013 04:42 PM

Traffic Safety Tips for the New School Year

Traffic safety at our schools is a priority for the Burbank Police Department. Traffic officers are assigned to patrol schools as a visible deterrent to prevent incidents from occurring and to enforce traffic laws. By following a few simple rules, parents can assist us in creating a safe environment around our schools for students, faculty, and parents.

 
Aug 16, 2013 08:55 AM

BPD June 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Aug 16, 2013 08:38 AM

BPD July 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 
Aug 15, 2013 01:18 PM

BPD August 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to this month's newsletter featuring high profile arrests and other information for our citizens and business owners.

 

Reports of BWP Impersonators

The Burbank Police Department has recently been made aware of individuals who are impersonating Burbank Water and Power employees and trying to gain access to residential homes.

 
Aug 08, 2013 05:16 PM

National Night Out Thank You

The Burbank Police Department would like to thank the community for attending the National Night Out event on Tuesday, August 6, 2013.

 
Aug 08, 2013 04:52 PM

Union Pacific Joins Police For Railroad Crossing Enforcement And Education

On Thursday, August 8, 2013, Burbank Police Department Traffic Bureau personnel along with officers from the Union Pacific Police Department and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies conducted a joint education and enforcement operation within the City of Burbank.

 
Aug 02, 2013 02:13 PM

Police Arrest Mother For 2005 Abduction

In 2005, Gabriela Barrett abducted her then 3-year-old daughter and fled to Mexico to protect her from her allegedly verbally abusive father. Burbank Police has had an open investigation since this occurred in 2005.

 
Aug 01, 2013 12:27 PM

National Night Out Against Crime

The first National Night Out took place on Tuesday, August 7th 1984. That first year, 2.5 million Americans took part across 400 communities in 23 states. National Night Out now involves over 37 million people and 15,000 communities from all fifty states, U.S. Territories, Canadian cities, and military bases worldwide.

 

Pedestrian Struck and Killed Crossing Olive Avenue

On Sunday July 28, 2013 at 10:02 p.m., Burbank Police officers responded to the 2600 block of Olive Avenue, regarding a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision. Fire Department personnel began life saving efforts and transported the victim to Holy Cross, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

 

Police Launch Contemporary Website

The Burbank Police Department is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, www.Burbankpd.org. The website project is the culmination of almost two years of development, in an effort to provide the community with greater access to the police department.

 

Overall Crime Rate Drops By 5 Percent

Police Chief Scott LaChasse reported an overall five percent drop year-to-date in Part One crimes, which include robbery, rape, aggravated assault, burglary, and auto theft. Chief LaChasse credits the positive downward trend and significant accomplishments to the department’s committed and industrious workforce and cadre of volunteers.

 
Jul 23, 2013 12:27 PM

National Night Out Against Crime

The first National Night Out took place on Tuesday, August 7th 1984. That first year, 2.5 million Americans took part across 400 communities in 23 states. National Night Out now involves over 37 million people and 15,000 communities from all fifty states, U.S. Territories, Canadian cities, and military bases worldwide.

 
Jul 23, 2013 12:04 PM

Traffic Reduction

It is the goal of the Burbank Police Department to reduce the number of traffic collisions in 2013. To that end, the Burbank Police Department has initiated a traffic collision reduction plan. The objective is to combine enforcement efforts with education to make motorists aware of some of the most common causes of traffic collisions, and thereby reduce the number of collisions.

 

Burbank Animal Shelter Receives ASPCA Grant

June 19, 2013 - The BAS has received a $6,500 grant for the purchase of a pet identification tag engraving machine, ID tags and collars for newly-adopted pets.All dogs and cats adopted from the Burbank Animal Shelter (BAS) will soon be leaving with collars and a personalized pet identification tag thanks to a generous grant from the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals).​

 
Jun 17, 2013 02:11 PM

Help us Help You: STOLEN VEHICLE AWARENESS

Vehicles can be stolen at anytime, anywhere - in front of your house, at shopping centers, at work, and in parking structures. If your vehicle is stolen, do you know pertinent information about your vehicle to provide to law enforcement? The Burbank Police Department would like to offer a few suggestions which will help you to assist officers in the event your vehicle is stolen.

 
Jun 15, 2013 02:09 PM

Keep Your Cool this Summer

Summer, which can mean lots of fun in the sun, is here. The weather can get extremely hot and quickly go from fun to dangerous. Extreme heat can be life threatening. So be aware and here are some things you can do to help your family, friends, or neighbors, during a heat wave.

 

Tour For Life® Partners With Burbank Animal Shelter

Tour For Life® Partners With Burbank Animal Shelter April 23, 2013 – North Shore Animal League America’s 2013 Tour For Life – a national cooperative life-saving adoption event – will arrive in the City of Burbank to partner with the Burbank Animal Shelter for a special mobile adoption event. The adoption event will be held at the AMC Walkway located at 125 E Palm Ave Burbank, CA 91502 on Friday, April 26, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

 

Coyote Awareness

Coyotes are indigenous to the Verdugo Mountains and sightings of them in adjacent residential areas are common during this time of year. Typically, they are more active in the spring when caring for their young and in search of food and water. Coyotes are naturally fearful of humans, but they may become less apprehensive if given easy access to human food and garbage.

 

Burbank Animal Shelter Partners With Local Retail Pet Stores

The Burbank Animal Shelter is excited to expand their adoption services in and outside of the City of Burbank. In partnership with local retail pet stores and The VBAS, the Burbank Animal Shelter will hold traveling adoption events starting with Peggy Wood’s Pet Emporium on March 2, 2013 and A La Mutt on March 16, 2013.

 
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A One-Year Burbank Animal Shelter Resident Goes Home

A One-Year Burbank Animal Shelter Resident Goes Home

 
Apr 11, 2013 02:04 PM

Mountain Lion Captured

On April 11, 2013, Fish and Game captured a mountain lion in a Glendale neighborhood near New York Ave and Foothill Boulevard.

 
Mar 19, 2013 01:27 PM

Six Gang Members Arrested For Stabbing Female in Burbank Last Month

On Saturday, February 09, 2013, shortly after 2:00 a.m., Burbank police officers responded to a call of an unknown problem in the 200 block of North Griffith Park Drive. Upon arrival, officers discovered a victim of a stabbing.

 

Sex Registrant Arrested in Possession of Child Pornography: Police Looking for Possible Victims

On January 2, 2103, at 2:47 p.m., a Burbank Motor Officer conducted a traffic stop in the 1900 block of North Ontario Street, near a local elementary school. The driver, and sole occupant of the gold 2000 Toyota Camry, was not wearing his seatbelt.

 
Dec 28, 2012 06:58 AM

Bank Robbery Occurs Female Flees with Cash

This morning, December 28, 2012, at approximately 9:15 a.m., Burbank Police officers responded to the 3800 block of Riverside Drive regarding a bank robbery that had just occurred

 
 
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