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Francisco Sanchez , a repeat drug offender, was released from jail on April 15 in San Francisco. (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Riverside Lawmaker Calls For Longer Immigration Holds After San Francisco Pier Shooting

A Republican State Senator from Riverside has authored new proposed legislation that would require any city or county in custody of a “felonious immigrant” to hold them for at least 48 hours to allow federal authorities to apprehend them.

07/08/2015

Walter McGill is seen passing through Beverly Hills on his way to the Santa Monica Pier. (Photo credit: Margaret Carrero/Twitter)

Tenn. Pastor To End Cross-Country ‘Prayer Walk’ At Santa Monica Pier

When Walter “Chick” McGill reaches the Santa Monica Pier Wednesday, he says he knows the journey to national healing has only just begun.

04/29/2015

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Lifeguards, Samaritans Save Man Who Fell Into Ocean Off Manhattan Beach Pier

Authorities said two Good Samaritans also sprang into action to save the man.

02/05/2015

(Photo courtesy HBPD/Facebook)

Suspected Drunk Driver Drives Onto Huntington Beach Pier

Police say an Anaheim man was drunk when he decided to drive onto the Huntington Beach Pier earlier this week.

01/30/2015

Adventurer Angelo Wilkie-Page kicked off his journey Thursday from the Santa Monica Pier. (Photo courtesy Facebook)

Adventurer Kicks Off Human-Powered Global Odyssey At Santa Monica Pier

A South African man set off on a journey Thursday to go around the world twice – from east to west and then north to south – using only human-powered transportation to accomplish the feat.

11/20/2014

Steven Robles was bitten by a shark six weeks ago Saturday. He got back in the water to conquer his fears. (credit: CBS)

Manhattan Beach Shark Attack Victim Returns To Ocean To Conquer His Fears

“I’m a little nervous,” Steven Robles said, “I’ll be honest. I am!”

08/16/2014

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Shark Sighting Near Manhattan Beach Pier ‘Not A Risk To The Public’

A shark sighting Thursday near the Manhattan Beach Pier posed no threat to the public, authorities said.

08/14/2014

Authorities say this photo of a reported shark swimming near the San Clemente pier was taken by fishermen who reported the incident.  (Photo courtesy: Zachary Harmon / City of San Clemente)

Beaches Reopen After Shark Sighting Near San Clemente Pier

A ten-foot-long shark sighting was reported Monday at the end of the San Clemente Municipal Pier, authorities said.

08/11/2014

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Manhattan Beach City Council To Vote On Pier Fishing Ban Following Great White Attack

PETA Tuesday will fly a large banner over Southland beaches protesting fishing off local piers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2014

Newport Beach lifeguard Ben Carlson, 32, died saving a man's life. (credit: CBS)

Newport Beach Lifeguard Drowns While Rescuing Man In Rough Waters

The lifeguard was identified as 32-year-old Ben Carlson, a 15-year veteran of the department.

07/06/2014

Eric Ferguson is missing. (credit: Redondo Beach Police Dept.)

56-Year-Old Man With Autism Missing In Redondo Beach

Authorities said Eric Ferguson will respond to his name but is wary of physical contact.

05/31/2014

The popular pier at Hermosa Beach has its own Facebook following. (credit: Hermosa Beach/Facebook)

Hermosa Beach Municipal Pier Closing For Repairs

The Hermosa Beach Municipal Pier is so popular it has its own Facebook page.

04/07/2013

This aerial photograph shows the designated areas of the Santa Monica Pier that will undergo reconstruction as part of an $8 million renovation project. (courtesy City of Santa Monica

Merchants Eager For Start To $8M Santa Monica Pier Upgrade

Business owners along the Santa Monica Pier are urging the City Council to determine a start date for a yearlong replacement project.

02/05/2013

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Task Force Warns Of More Victims After Attorney Arrested At Seal Beach Pier

A Ventura County criminal defense attorney taken into custody at the Seal Beach Pier for allegedly trying to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex may have contacted other potential victims, officials said Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/03/2012

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KNX On Your Corner: Santa Monica Pier

There is one part of Santa Monica that everyone knows and most people have been to: the pier.

07/13/2012

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