Pali Police Blotter: DUI Arrest Following Accident, Threats, Booze Theft and Peeping Tom

The following information was supplied by the West L.A. Division of the Los Angeles Police Department. Arrests do not indicate convictions.

Note: This is two week's worth of crime reports. 

DUI arrest following accident

A 33-year-old woman was arrested on Oct. 4 at at 9:05 p.m. in the 1600 block of Palisades Drive. She was charged with driving a motor vehicle while under the influence after she was involved in an accident, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Arrested for making threats

A 33-year-old man was arrested on Sept. 27 at 4:30 p.m. in the 15700 block of Bowdoin Street. He was charged with making criminal threats after allegedly threatening to hurt someone.

Arrested for stealing booze

A 29-year-old man was arrested on Sept. 23 at 10:05 p.m. in the 15100 block of Sunset Boulevard. He was charged with petty theft after taking alcoholic beverages from a store.

Making death threats

On Sept. 30 at 1:09 p.m. in the 1200 block of Monument Street a suspect, who has been identified by police, threatened another person with death. 

Peeping Tom

On Oct. 2 at 11:30 p.m. in the 16500 block of Sunset Boulevard, a suspect described as a white man between the ages of 23 and 28 reportedly took pictures of someone undressing outside their bedroom window.

Similar Sunset Boulevard thefts

  • On Oct. 5 between 1:55 and 2 p.m. in the 15300 block of Sunset Boulevard, a suspect entered an open business and took someone's wallet and money.
  • On Oct. 5 between 4 and 4:05 p.,. in the 15300 block of Sunset Boulevard, a suspect entered an open business and took an iPhone from someone's desk. 

Trespassing in the wee hours 

On Sept. 30 at 2:40 a.m. in the 16500 block of Sunset Boulevard the suspect, described as a man, opened the front door to a home and fled when the victim woke up. 

Suspect attacks tree

Between Sept. 19 at 11 a.m. at Sept. 22 at 11 a.m. in the 500 block of Muskingum Avenue, a suspect entered a resident's backyard and used a toxic substance to kill a three-foot tall tree. 

Throwing a party when you're out of town

On Oct. 6 at 10 p.m. in the 1000 block of Bienveneda Avenue, suspects described as white girls approximately 17 years old entered a vacant home and threw a party.

Burglary/theft from motor vehicle

  • On Sept. 23 between 3 and 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of Temescal Canyon Road and Pacific Coast Highway a suspect broke into a vehicle and took a cell phone.
  • Between Sept. 28 at 4:30 p.m. and Sept. 29 at 10:30 a.m. in 1100 block of Corsica Drive the suspect took a laptop computer from an unlocked vehicle.
  • On Oct. 4 between 8:30 and 9:30 a.m. in the 400 block of Entrada Drive a suspect entered a vehicle and took a purse, wallet and money.
  • Between Sept. 24 at 3 p.m. and Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of Lachman Lane a suspect removed the front license plate from a vehicle.
  • Between Oct. 4 at 12 p.m. and Oct. 7 at 12 p.m. in the 500 block of Bienveneda Avenue a suspect entered an unlocked vehicle and took sunglasses, a flashlight, a cell phone charger and a camera.

Home burglaries

  • Between Sept. 29 at 6:10 p.m. and Sept. 30 at 7 a.m. in the 800 block of Chattanooga Avenue a suspect removed a screen to the front window of a home but police reported it was unclear if the suspect entered the victim's home.
  • On Oct. 4 between 6:15 and 8 p.m. in the 800 block of Haverford Avenue a suspect entered a home through the front door and took money.


  • On Sept. 23 between 5:45 and 8:15 p.m. in the 1000 block of Corsica Drive a suspect used spray paint to damage a residential garage.
  • Between Sept. 22 at 6 p.m. and Sept. 23 at 12 p.m. in the 1000 block of Embury Street the suspect used a hard object to damage the paint on a vehicle.
  • On Sept. 29 between 1 and 11:50 a.m. in the 17400 block of Posetano Road a suspect used spray paint to damage the front door of a home.
  • Between Sept. 8 at 12 p.m. and Sept. 9 at 12 p.m. in the 100 block of Entrada Drive a suspect smashed a vehicle windshield.
  • Between Sept. 30 at 6 p.m. and Oct. 1 at 8:30 a.m. in the 14900 block of Camarosa Drive the suspect damaged the rock steps to the walkway of a home.

Petty theft

Between Aug. 30 at 4 p.m. and Sept. 1 at 4 p.m. in the 1400 block of Palisades Drive the suspects, identified as juveniles, took an iTouch from another person's bedroom.

If you see anything that you feel is suspicious, but not an emergency, go to www.alertcommunity.com. It allows citizens to document suspicious activity quickly, easily and anonymously.


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