The Pacifica Police Department

July 27, 2020

Pacifica Police Arrested Jose Rivera for DUI Causing Collision

Pacifica, CA (STL.News) On July 25, 2020 at approximately 10:10 pm, officers from the Pacifica Police Department and North County Fire Authority responded to the area of SR-1 and Rockaway Beach Avenue on the report of a multi-vehicle collision. Upon arrival, officers confirmed three vehicles had been involved in this traffic collision. ...

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July 24, 2020

Pacifica Police Arrested Valente Casanova In Attempting Car Jacking

Pacifica, CA (STL.News)  Pacifica Police Officers responded to the area of Palmetto Avenue and West Manor Drive on the report of an attempted carjacking.  Officers arrived and identified two separate and unrelated victims who both described the same suspect.  One victim was confronted by the suspect who demanded the victim surrender his...

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June 22, 2020

Rules for Fireworks and Beaches in Pacifica on July 4

Pacifica, CA (STL.News) Every year, hundreds of visitors come to Pacifica to celebrate Independence Day on our beaches and at gatherings in our parks and neighborhoods.  The City of Pacifica and the Pacifica Police Department want residents and visitors alike to enjoy a safe holiday experience.  This year, we also...

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June 20, 2020

Pacifica Police: Burglary of Chase Bank ATM at Linda Mar

Pacifica, CA (STL.News) On June 17, 2020 at approximately 1:31 AM, officers from the Pacifica Police Department were dispatched to the Chase Bank located at Linda Mar Center for a report of an attempted theft of the ATM machine.  Upon arrival officers found that a suspect(s) had damaged the frame around the...

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June 12, 2020

Pacifica Police Department Bans The Use Of The Carotid Control Hold

Pacifica, CA (STL.News) A police department’s Use of Force Policy is a critical policy that provides guidelines on the reasonable, lawful use of force by officers.  The Pacifica Police Department frequently reviews policies to assure the Department is providing quality law enforcement services in a manner that is legal, involves...

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