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The latest on local crime and public safety.
Tips: How to Deal with a Thunderstorm

Tips: How to Deal with a Thunderstorm

When a thunderstorm is occurring, nowhere outdoors is safe from possible lightning strikes, so people should seek shelter.
Man Falls into Rock Pool, Hits Head on Rock

Man Falls into Rock Pool, Hits Head on Rock

It was the third rescue in four days for the Malibu Search and Rescue Team.
Two Injured 12-Year-Olds Rescued from Malibu Cliff

Two Injured 12-Year-Olds Rescued from Malibu Cliff

The girl was disoriented and suffering from heat exhaustion while the boy had hurt his ankle. They were out hiking with a larger party of children and adults from the Salvation Army camp in
Rip Currents Expected This Weekend, Use Caution

Rip Currents Expected This Weekend, Use Caution

Earlier this month, rip currents took the lives of several people along the Southern California coastline.
Teen Falls Off Cliff at Pirate's Cove

Teen Falls Off Cliff at Pirate's Cove

He was hoisted into a county fire helicopter and taken to a hospital for treatment.
UPDATED: Woman Hit Crossing PCH in Palisades, Highway Re-Opened

UPDATED: Woman Hit Crossing PCH in Palisades, Highway Re-Opened

PCH is shut down between Sunset Boulevard ad Temescal Canyon Road.
Bicyclist in His 70s Struck by Vehicle on PCH

Bicyclist in His 70s Struck by Vehicle on PCH

The rider's condition was not immediately available.
Appeal Court Upholds Conviction in Crash That Killed 13-Year-Old Malibu Girl

Appeal Court Upholds Conviction in Crash That Killed 13-Year-Old Malibu Girl

The three-justice panel said it was clear from the evidence that Sina Khankhanian intended to aim his car at Emily Shane and kill her.
UPDATED: Deputies Discover Body Near Car 900 Feet off Kanan Dume Road

UPDATED: Deputies Discover Body Near Car 900 Feet off Kanan Dume Road

A search-and-rescue team is on its way.
Car Accident Inside Malibu Canyon Road Tunnel Blocking Traffic

Car Accident Inside Malibu Canyon Road Tunnel Blocking Traffic

Count on delays in both directions.
23 Arrests Made at Friday's Checkpoint, 1 for DUI

23 Arrests Made at Friday's Checkpoint, 1 for DUI

The others were for driving without a license, carrying a concealed weapon, driving with a suspended license and having a warrant out for their arrest.
National Weather Service Issues Warning About Rip Currents for Malibu

National Weather Service Issues Warning About Rip Currents for Malibu

The "hazards statement" is in effect until 11 tonight.
66-Year-Old Man Drowns at Zuma Beach

66-Year-Old Man Drowns at Zuma Beach

He may have had a heart attack, officials say.
PCH Crash at Topanga Will Make 4th of July Travel Rough

PCH Crash at Topanga Will Make 4th of July Travel Rough

Both eastbound lanes on Pacific Coast Highway are shut down.
Construction Causing Huge Delays on Pacific Coast Highway

Construction Causing Huge Delays on Pacific Coast Highway

Traffic is backed up to Las Flores Canyon by the Malibu Pier.
Firefighters Put out Small Brushfire off Kanan-Dume

Firefighters Put out Small Brushfire off Kanan-Dume

The fire broke out just after noon about 7 miles north of Pacific Coast Highway, next to Kanan-Dume Road's northern-most Tunnel 3 Sunday.