Crime blotter information provided by the Sierra Madre Police Department.
Friday, Feb. 22, 2013
On Feb. 22 at 4 p.m., a Sierra Madre police officer initiated a traffic stop for an equipment violation on Baldwin Avenue at Orange Grove Avenue. Upon contacting the driver, the officer detected a strong odor of alcohol. Field sobriety tests were
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- Crimes in progress or crimes that have just occurred
- Suspicious activity or behavior
- Fights or domestic violence
- Suicide attempts
- Building fires, brush fires, trash fires, or any other fires
- Traffic accidents
- Any medical emergency for which immediate care is needed
- Vicious animals – but not a bear walking through the neighborhood or yard
Residents are asked not to call 9-1-1 to report any non-emergency problems or to ask questions; instead, please call the Police Department's non-emergency line at (626) 355-1414.