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The Azusa PD Blog

Welcome to our department's blog. We post news, information and updates pertaining to our department frequently in this section of the website.
Sergeant Jorge Sandoval has been a police officer for 23 years. He has worked special assignments such as K-9, Field Training Officer, Explorer Advisor, and Training Manager. Currently, Sergeant Sandoval is a shift supervisor assigned to the patrol division, and is a member of the department's social media team.
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Drowning in San Gabriel Riverbed

Drowning in San Gabriel Riverbed
On July 12th, 2017, at about 5:34 PM, Azusa Police Officers were dispatched to a possible drowning in the riverbed area along the 1900 block of N San Gabriel Canyon Road. As Officers were arriving, several friends of the drowning victim had pulled the victim onto the shore and were attempting to administer CPR. Azusa Police Officers, along wit...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Sgt. Xavier Torres
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Suspect Arrested in Domestic Violence/ Kidnapping Incident

Suspect Arrested in Domestic Violence/ Kidnapping Incident
‚ÄčOn June 9, 2017 at approximately 7:00 PM, Azusa Police Officers responded to the 400 blk. E. Eighth Street regarding a seriously injured 32 year old female Azusa resident who advised that she fled from her apartment after being held against her will for at least one week. During the time she was held against her will by the suspect, he allegedly b...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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Injury Traffic Collision

Injury Traffic Collision
On 4-28-17 at approximately 3:38 PM, officers from the Azusa Police Department responded to the intersection of Sierra Madre Ave. and Vernon Ave. regarding an injury traffic collision involving a vehicle fire. Emergency personnel from the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to the scene to treat an injured driver and to extinguish the vehi...
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Mountain Lion Located in Azusa Residential Neighborhood

Mountain Lion Located in Azusa Residential Neighborhood
On April 7, 2017 at 1058 hours, Azusa Police received several reports from citizens of a large cat roaming the neighborhood in the 500 block E. Sixth St. Azusa officers arrived in the area shortly thereafter and were alerted by a nearby resident of a large cat which was up in a tree. Officers checked and confirmed a large mountain lion, approximate...
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Shooting

Shooting
On April 05, 2017 at approximately 5:43 p.m., Azusa Police Officers responded to a call of multiple gunshots fired in the area of the 500 Block E. Foothill Boulevard, Azusa. Upon officer arrival, officers learned that a shooting had occurred in the area, possibly resulting in at least one male victim being shot. However, suspect(s) had fled the are...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Lt. Chris Grant
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Working Together to Stop Distracted Driving

Working Together to Stop Distracted Driving
April is recognized as National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. In California, the Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), Azusa Police Department, CHP, local law enforcement, and community partners throughout the state are working together to make the roads safer by highlighting the dangers of being distracted while driving, especially by cell phones....

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    • Lt. Rick Hayden
    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
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This is St. Patrick's Day, Plan Before You Party!

This is St. Patrick's Day, Plan Before You Party!
St. Patrick's Day has become one of the nation's favorite holidays to celebrate and party. Unfortunately, too many people are taking to the roads after drinking, making the holiday one of our most dangerous. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 252 people lost their lives in drunk driving-related crashes during t...

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    • Lt. Rick Hayden
    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
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Arson Arrest at Azusa Pacific University

Arson Arrest at Azusa Pacific University
On March 11, 2017 at 3:00 PM, Azusa Police Officers were dispatched to the Azusa Pacific University campus on a report of a grass fire. Upon arriving they discovered a grass area approximately 20 yards in length and width which was burning. Fire personnel from the Los Angeles County Fire Department responded and put down the flames within a few min...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Sgt. Andy Sutcliffe
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At Risk Missing Juvenile

At Risk Missing Juvenile
On February 25, 2017 at about 1200 hours, Azusa Police officers went to a residence in the 300 block S. Enid Ave. regarding a missing 16 year old male juvenile. During the investigation, officers learned that the juvenile, Jonathan Andrew Clingerman, had left the residence. Clingerman's current whereabouts are not known and he does require daily me...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
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Vehicle Pursuit

Vehicle Pursuit
On 01-27-2017 at 8:06 PM, Azusa Police Officers attempted to stop a vehicle in the City of Azusa, near the intersection of 5th Street and Dalton Avenue, for a traffic related violation. The driver failed to stop and led officers on a vehicle pursuit from the City of Azusa through the City of Monrovia and ultimately into the City of Duarte. The vehi...

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    • Cpl. Louie Hernandez
    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
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Injury Traffic Collision

Injury Traffic Collision
‚ÄčOn 1-15-17 at approximately 12:12 AM, the Azusa Police Department responded to the intersection of Azusa Ave. and Sierra Madre Ave., regarding an injury traffic collision involving a Toyota Camry and a Toyota Prius. Both vehicles sustained major damage as a result of the collision. Three adult Azusa residents were transported to local hospitals fo...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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60 Year Old Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle and Seriously Injured

60 Year Old Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle and Seriously Injured
On December 8, 2016 at 11:52 PM, a 60 year old male pedestrian was walking north across the 400 block of E. Arrow Highway when he was struck by a 2001 Honda Accord driving west on Arrow Highway.  The impact was significant, and the pedestrian sustained multiple broken bones and other serious injures. He was transported to LA County USC Hospita...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Sgt. Andy Sutcliffe
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Wanted Suspect Leads Police on a Vehicle Pursuit

Wanted Suspect Leads Police on a Vehicle Pursuit
On 10/20/16, Azusa Police Officers investigated a domestic violence incident in which a female was beaten by her boyfriend, causing bruising, cuts, and swelling to her face. The suspect was identified as David Delgado, a 28 year old Azusa resident. During the investigation, Officers learned that Delgado was on Post Release Community Supervision fro...

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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Sgt. Xavier Torres
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Attempted Murder - Stabbing

Attempted Murder - Stabbing
On Wednesday August 31, 2016 at about 10:26 PM, Azusa Police Officers responded to the area of Cerritos Ave. and Arrow Hwy, regarding a possible stabbing victim who had collapsed in the area. A lone victim, who had sustained multiple stab wounds, was located and treated at the scene by Los Angeles County Fire Paramedics. After being stabilized, he ...
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