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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Caltrans Work to Close the WB Live Oak Avenue Off Ramp from the NB 605 Freeway for 3 Months

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Caltrans crews will be closing the northbound I-605 (Foothill) Freeway off-ramp to westbound Live Oak Avenue in the city of Irwindale for three (3) months beginning March 8, 2021.

This closure is due to ramp widening work and sidewalk/signal improvements.

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Posted on: October 30, 2020

Irwindale Welcomes New Ownership of Breeder's Choice Pet Foods

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Irwindale welcomes new ownership group for Breeder's Choice Pet Foods. 

New ownership for Breeder's Choice Pet Foods which includes Los Angeles Dodgers legend Orel Hershiser, Hall of Fame Broadcaster Jaime Jarrin, his son Jorge Jarrin, ma...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Investigation Leads to Arrest of Felony Hit & Run Suspect

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Irwindale, CA:   On Saturday, April 10, 2021, at about 3:08 P.M., Irwindale police officers responded to a solo-vehicle traffic collision at the intersection of Live Oak Avenue and Arrow Highway (West) in the city of Irwindale. 

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Posted on: April 11, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Catalytic Converter Theft Leads to Pursuit and Arrests

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Irwindale, CA:   On Sunday, April 11, 2021, at about 10:50 P.M., Irwindale police officers responded to a business in the 15700 block of Arrow Highway regarding the report of three subject who had just stolen the catalytic converter from a vehicl...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

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April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the Irwindale Police Department encourages drivers to give the phone a break and focus on the road. 

On April 21, 2021, the Irwindale Police Department will have additional officers on patrol specifi...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Intoxicated Driver Arrested After Fatal Traffic Collison

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Irwindale, CA:   On Saturday, March 27, 2021, at about 1:41 A.M., Irwindale police officers responded to the report of a bicyclist down in the eastbound lanes of Huntington Drive at the San Gabriel River Bridge in the city of Irwindale (2900 Bloc...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Early Morning Traffic Collision Results in the Death of a Pedestrian

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Irwindale, CA: On Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at about 4:05 A.M., Irwindale Police Department officers and the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to Arrow Highway, west of 4th Street, in the city of Irwindale, regarding the report of an injury tr...

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Posted on: March 7, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ On Duty LAPD Police Vehicle Struck in Traffic Collision

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Irwindale, CA:   On Monday, March 8, 2021, at about 3:16 A.M., Irwindale Police Department officers and the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the 14800 block of Olive Street in the city of Irwindale regarding a traffic collision inv...

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Posted on: February 28, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Suspect Uses Vehicle to Ram Gate into Secure Police Facility

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On Saturday, February 27, 2021, at about 6:13 P.M., our Communications Center personnel observed a vehicle on the police station’s camera system ramming into a rolling gate leading to the police station’s secure parking area.  ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Suspect Arrested for Vehicular Manslaughter After Fatal Traffic Collision

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Irwindale, CA:   On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at about 5:28 A.M., Irwindale police officers and the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the report of a person down in the northbound traffic lanes of Irwindale Avenue at the Foothill...

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Posted on: February 8, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Detectives Seeking Information on Fatal Hit & Run Traffic Collision

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Irwindale, CA: On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at about 5:28 A.M., Irwindale police officers and the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the report of a person down in the northbound traffic lanes of Irwindale Avenue at the 210 freeway overpass.

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

PRESS RELEASE - CITY OF IRWINDALE RECEIVES GOLD ENERGY AWARD

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Contact: Iris Espino, PIO

(626) 430-2206

iespino@irwindaleca.gov

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

CITY OF IRWINDALE RECEIVES GOLD ENERGY AWARD

(Irwindale, CA, January 28, 2021) – During the January 27, 2021 publi...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Burglary Investigations Reveals Illegal Marijuana Growing Operation

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Irwindale, CA: On Monday, January 18, 2021, at about 8:48 A.M., Irwindale police officers responded to a burglary investigation in an industrial complex located in the 15500 block of Arrow Highway.

On arrival, our officers discovered an industrial unit wit...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Motorcyclist Dies in Overnight Traffic Collision

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Irwindale, CA: On Saturday, December 19, 2020, at about 12:45 A.M., Irwindale police officers responded to a report of an injury traffic collision involving a motorcyclist near the intersection of Arrow Highway and Live Oak Avenue (East), in the city of I...

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Suspect Located and Arrested for Residential Burglary to an Occupied Dwelling

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Irwindale, California - On Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at about 7:57 pm, Irwindale police officers were sent to a home in the 4000 block of Calle Del Sur in the city of Irwindale regarding a residential burglary in progress. ...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

PRESS RELEASE - City of Irwindale Makes Business Reopening a Top Priority

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Contact: Iris Espino, PIO

(626) 430-2206

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CITY OF IRWINDALE MAKES BUSINESS REOPENING A TOP PRIORITY   

 

(Irwindale, CA, June 11, 2020) – The City of Irwindale enacted several bus...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Investigation Leads to Arrest of Felony Hit & Run Suspect

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Irwindale, CA:   On Saturday, April 10, 2021, at about 3:08 P.M., Irwindale police officers responded to a solo-vehicle traffic collision at the intersection of Live Oak Avenue and Arrow Highway (West) in the city of Irwindale. 

On arriva...

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Posted on: April 11, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Catalytic Converter Theft Leads to Pursuit and Arrests

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Irwindale, CA:   On Sunday, April 11, 2021, at about 10:50 P.M., Irwindale police officers responded to a business in the 15700 block of Arrow Highway regarding the report of three subject who had just stolen the catalytic converter from a vehicl...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

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April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the Irwindale Police Department encourages drivers to give the phone a break and focus on the road. 

On April 21, 2021, the Irwindale Police Department will have additional officers on patrol specifi...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

50/50 Raffle Kicks Off Our 2021 Pink Patch Project Campaign

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We are kicking off our 2021 Pink Patch Project fundraising campaign with a 50/50 raffle! 
Tickets are available at 1 for $2.00 or 3 for $5.00.
To purchase tickets, please contact the Irwindale Police Department at (626) 430-2244 and ask for Jackie ...
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Posted on: March 26, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Intoxicated Driver Arrested After Fatal Traffic Collison

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Irwindale, CA:   On Saturday, March 27, 2021, at about 1:41 A.M., Irwindale police officers responded to the report of a bicyclist down in the eastbound lanes of Huntington Drive at the San Gabriel River Bridge in the city of Irwindale (2900 Bloc...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Early Morning Traffic Collision Results in the Death of a Pedestrian

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Irwindale, CA: On Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at about 4:05 A.M., Irwindale Police Department officers and the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to Arrow Highway, west of 4th Street, in the city of Irwindale, regarding the report of an injury tr...

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Posted on: March 7, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ On Duty LAPD Police Vehicle Struck in Traffic Collision

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Irwindale, CA:   On Monday, March 8, 2021, at about 3:16 A.M., Irwindale Police Department officers and the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the 14800 block of Olive Street in the city of Irwindale regarding a traffic collision inv...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

ROAD CLOSURE ALERT ~ WB Live Oak Avenue Off Ramp from the NB 605 Freeway to Close for 3 Months

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Caltrans crews will be closing the northbound I-605 (Foothill) Freeway off-ramp to westbound Live Oak Avenue in the city of Irwindale for three (3) months beginning March 8, 2021.

This closure is due to ramp widening work and sidewalk/signal improvements.

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Now Hiring Lateral and Pre-Service Police Officers!

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We are currently seeking qualified applicants for pre-service and lateral police officers positions with the Irwindale Police Department. 

We offer great pay, an excellent incentive and benefit package and we're all pretty cool too.

Come j...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Suspect Arrested for Vehicular Manslaughter After Fatal Traffic Collision

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Irwindale, CA:   On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at about 5:28 A.M., Irwindale police officers and the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the report of a person down in the northbound traffic lanes of Irwindale Avenue at the Foothill...

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Posted on: February 8, 2021

Our Detectives are Looking for a Fatal Hit & Run Vehicle!

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Our Detectives are currently looking for a light grey Ford F-150 Raptor pick-up truck that was possibly involved in fatal hit & run traffic collision, similar to the one shown in the attached flyer. The vehicle may have damage on the front and right s...
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Posted on: February 8, 2021

MEDIA RELEASE ~ Detectives Seeking Information on Fatal Hit & Run Traffic Collision

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Irwindale, CA: On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, at about 5:28 A.M., Irwindale police officers and the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to the report of a person down in the northbound traffic lanes of Irwindale Avenue at the 210 freeway overpass.

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Posted on: December 13, 2020

Officer Michael Martinez Retires After 15+ Years of Service

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Today, are giving our grateful goodbyes to Reserve Police Officer Michael Martinez, who is retiring after 15-plus years of service to Irwindale Police Department.

Reserve Officer Martinez was sworn-in in March, 2005 and has faithfully served our community ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2020

Youth Runner Includes IPD on his "Thanks For Your Service" Run

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We are honored to have 11-year-old world record holder Jordan Ramirez visit the police station Saturday morning, October 31, 2020, as part of his "Thank You For Your Service" run. 

Jordan began his run early that morning at the Covina Po...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Irwindale Police Department Awarded $32,500.00 Grant from the OTS

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The safety of everyone traveling is the focus of a grant awarded to the Irwindale Police Department. The $32,500.00 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) will assist in the Irwindale Police Department’s efforts to reduce deaths and inju...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Catalytic Converter Thefts Are On The Rise; Here's How To Protect Yourself

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We have recently seen an increase in catalytic converter thefts from vehicle exhaust systems in the city of Irwindale. This trend corresponds with an overall increase in catalytic converter thefts throughout the San Gabriel Valley.

Catalytic converters are...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Community Information Flyer Regarding Reported Suspicious Person

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Please see the attached Community Information Flyer regarding a person who was seen in the Irwindale community this morning, raising concerns among area residents.  

Irwindale Police Officers located the subject and determined that no crime had be...

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Posted on: January 1, 2020

Sign Up Today to Get Emergency Notifications from the City of Irwindale!

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Click HERE to sign up for emergency alerts from the city of Irwindale.The City of Irwindale and the Irwindale Police Department are pleased to announce the launch of our new mass communications platform called CivicReady.We want to ensure the Irw...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Community Safety Info: Living With Bobcats

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Recently, a large cat was spotted in the area of Calle Burolla and Fraijo Avenue in the city of Irwindale, prompting concern from the community. Irwindale Police Department officers responded and checked the area, however the cat was not located....Read on...

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Posted on: February 24, 2018

Surviving An Active Shooter

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Although the odds of being in an active shooter event are low, the sudden, catastrophic nature of these types of attacks require that individuals consider the possibility in advance.
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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Don't Fall Victim to Scammers Posing as SCE Workers!

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The police department has seen an increase in reports of scammers who prey on utility customers in our community.

In most cases, these scammers pose as Southern California Edison (SCE) or utility "collection" employees who threaten to disconnec...

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