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Posted on: May 22, 2021

COVID-19 recovery: Menlo Park plans for reopening

Last year, we closed facilities to protect public health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Essential city services like public safety, emergency maintenance and child care continued in-person. Most other city services changed format to virtual, online and cur...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 11, 2021

Police arrest juvenile for assault with a deadly weapon

On May 30, 2021, Menlo Park Police officers responded to an assault with a deadly weapon and robbery, which occurred at a residence on the 1100 block of Pine Street. The victim reported that he had secured a female escort via an internet service. During t...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Felon arrested with loaded firearm

On June 9, 2021 at 8:32 p.m., Menlo Park Police contacted 26-year-old Niko Brain of East Palo Alto during an investigation of falsely displayed license plates.  During the contact, Brain became agitated and attempted to flee from the officers. &a...

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Contact Nicole Acker Menlo Park Police News
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Joint Media Release – Fireworks in the area in advance of Fourth of July

Fireworks and patches

As regularly happens this time of year, our area has begun to report increasing incidences of fireworks across both cities of East Palo Alto and Menlo Park. We recognize that fireworks are not only a nuisance for their disruptive noise, but they are also ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2021

Police and ABC agents cite clerks for selling alcohol to minors

Menlo Park Police and agents of the California Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) issued citations to two clerks for selling alcohol to minors on May 14, 2021. The actions were the result of a Minor Decoy operation in which minors under the direct supervisi...

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