The Altadena Town Council receives monthly Public Safety Reports from the major public safety agencies covering the Altadena area. We receive these updates from each agency about the preceding month at most meetings. We will be posting these reports in an effort to give our community more information. The following reports have been given from the following agencies:
LA County Fire
Highlights: 352 total responses, 294 patients seen on site, 223 patients transported to local area hospitals
Fires (6 total): 2 structure, 1 trash, 1 brush, 2 other
Damage: Property – $55,100; Contents – $10,000
Other: 2 hazardous conditions (2 downed power lines)
Click to view the PDF version of October 2017 Report – LA County Fire.
LA County Sheriff – Altadena Station
Highlights: Overall decrease in crime month-to-month (43 in September, 37 in October), Most substantial decrease in larceny (15 in September, 10 in October) and vehicle thefts (10 in September, 6 in October)
The Los Angeles County Sheriff – Altadena Station frequently updates multiple social media website with weekly crime report, community events, and more! Please click on a link to find them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Nixle.
California Highway Patrol
Highlights: 41 total traffic collisions, 22 property damage, 9 injury related, 7 hit and run events, 2 DUI related, 2 vehicle vs. pedestrian events, 1 vehicle vs. bicycle event
Enforcement: 22 citations issued