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The Monterey Police Department offers a Prescription Drug Drop Box Program
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Monterey Police Department
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Monterey, CA 93940
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In March of 2019, Monterey Peninsula law enforcement agencies observed an increase in vehicle thefts. The following agencies reported vehicle thefts in that month:
Marina Police Department – 7 vehicle thefts.
Seaside Police Department – 9 vehicle thefts.
Monterey Police Department – 6 vehicle thefts.
Pacific Grove Police Department- 2 vehicle thefts.
Carmel Police Department – 1 vehicle theft.
The Monterey Police Department continues to ensure that massage businesses operating in the City of Monterey are legitimate and are not furthering prostitution and human trafficking.
On Thursday, March 7, 2019, at approximately 3:26 PM, Presidio of Monterey (POM) Police and Fire responded to a structure fire on POM property at 412 Brittany Road Seaside. Upon extinguishing the fire, a deceased male was located inside the residence along with evidence the fire may have been set intentionally. Due to the condition of the body, the cause of death and identity was not immediately known.
On December 28th, 2018, the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team and the Seaside Police Department conducted a probation compliance check in the 1700 block of Laguna Street in Seaside. During the compliance check, two handguns, cocaine, over 800 counterfeit prescription pills, a scale, packaging materials and over $5,000 cash were seized.
On December 21, 2018 at approximately 9:11 p.m., Monterey Police Officers were dispatched to the Monterey Transit Plaza regarding a stabbing that had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers found one male victim stabbed in the neck.