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Entries Tagged as 'SHPD'

SHPD to increase enforcement aimed at careless motorists, dangerous riders

May 7th, 2010 · No Comments · Safety

The Signal Hill Police Department will be conducting a specialized motorcycle safety enforcement operation during the week beginning May 9. Extra officers will be on duty patrolling areas frequented by motorcyclists and where crashes occur. Officers will be cracking down on traffic violations made by motorcyclists, as well as other vehicle drivers that can lead […]

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After three decades of service, Mary Spiegel retires from the SHPD

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · News

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer After 30 years on “the thin blue line,” Captain Mary Spiegel has retired from the Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD). Last Saturday evening, about 85 people attended a banquet honoring her at the Old Ranch Country Club in Seal Beach. Among them were SHPD administrators and officers, former police chiefs […]

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Pedestrian in SH struck by, pinned under vehicle

March 12th, 2010 · No Comments · News

On Monday, March 8, 2010, at approximately 8:30pm, Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) officers were dispatched to the intersection of Hill Street and Rose Avenue regarding a traffic collision involving a pedestrian. A vehicle had been traveling southbound on Rose Avenue, approaching Hill Street, and struck a female pedestrian who was walking westbound on Hill […]

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SHPD, LA County Fire Dept. remove passenger trapped in car

March 12th, 2010 · No Comments · News

On Monday, March 8, 2010, at approximately 4:54pm, Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) officers, along with Los Angeles County Fire Department paramedics, were dispatched to the intersection of Orange Avenue and 33rd Street regarding a traffic collision. Officers arrived and found a compact car upside-down with two of its three occupants standing outside the vehicle. […]

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SHPD Explorer Post prepares police aspirants for academy training

February 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Community

The Signal Hill Explorer Post 806 hosted a pre-academy training event on Sunday, Jan. 31. Explorer posts from Cypress Police Department, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and Seal Beach Police Department attended, as well as several advisors from each post. A total of 17 explorers from these posts participated. The goal of this event was […]

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