Press Releases

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The Media Relations Unit is a central location for the media and community to obtain information regarding newsworthy events San Mateo Police Department has played a part. The Media Relations Unit assists the media in gathering information and reporting on news events impacting the city of San Mateo. 

For all media inquiries and questions, please contact the Public Information Officer at (650) 522-7626 or email PDPIO@cityofsanmateo.org.

2019 Press Releases

In Most Recent Order

  1. 20191231-066 Suspects Arrested in Connection with Parking Lot Shooting
  2. 20191223-065 Marijuana DUI Critically Injures Pedestrian
  3. 20191204-064 Unconfirmed Mountain Lion Sighting
  4. 20191127-063 Crime Alert - Garage Burglary with Remote
  5. 20191120-062 Parking Garage Arson Suspect Arrested
  6. 20191118-061 Help Identify Burglar
  7. 20191113-060 Crisis Negotiators Respond to Man in Crisis
  8. 20191106-059 SMPD Awarded Traffic Grant Funds
  9. 20191101-057 Non-Fatal Officer Involved Critical Incident Update
  10. 20191029-056 Suspect Arrested in Connection with Multiple Stabbings
  11. 20191017-055 DUI Arrest After Pursuit
  12. 20191008-054 Scam Alert
  13. 20191003-053 Police K-9 Locates 23 Pounds of Methamphetamine_201910031916357240
  14. 20190928-052 Non-Fatal Officer Involved Critical Incident
  15. 20190925-051 Auto Burglary Hot Spot Nets East Coast Murder Suspect
  16. 20190912-050 SMPD Arrests Two Thieves and Recover Property
  17. 20190905-049 Multiple Suspects Steal from Apple Store
  18. 20190819-048 Crisis Negotiators Help Man in Crisis
  19. 20190815-047 Help ID Thief
  20. 20190801-046 Auto Burglars Captured After Pursuit
  21. 20190727-045 Seven Shooting Suspects Arrested in Connection with June Assault
  22. 20190727-044 Thieves Arrested After Pursuit
  23. 20190717-043 Chief Manheimer Announces Retirement
  24. 20190709-042 Pursuit Arrest After Retail Theft
  25. 20190708-041 Mountain Lion Sighting On Video
  26. 20190708-040 Fentanyl Overdose Life Saved by Officer Using NarCan
  27. 20190701-039 Please Be Safe This Fourth of July!
  28. 20190626-038 Suspected Murder-Suicide Elderly Couple
  29. 20190626-037 Walgreens Commercial Burglary
  30. 20190619-036 Robbery Suspect Captured Within Minutes
  31. 20190613-035 Help Identify Sexual Assault Suspect
  32. 20190606-034 Note to Our Community
  33. 20190605-033 Suspet Arrested After Assault on Officer
  1. 20190605-032 Crime Alert Homes Under Construction
  2. 20190520-031 Shopping Center Armed Suspect Arrested
  3. 20190514-030 School Burglary Arrests
  4. 20190429-029 Help us prevent burglaries
  5. 20190410-028 Thieves Arrested After Pursuit
  6. 20190406-027 Uber Driver Arrested For Home Burglary
  7. 20190404-026 Distracted Driving Awareness Month
  8. 20190329-025 Realtor Hosted Open House Bra Theft
  9. 20190328-024 Three in Custody After Auto Burglary and Pursuit
  10. 20190325-023 High School Bomb Threat
  11. 20190323-022 Juveniles Arrested For Stolen Property
  12. 20190322-021 Downtown Arsonists Arrested
  13. 20190321-020 Help Identify Downtown Arson Suspects
  14. 20190318-019 Common Scams Community Alert
  15. 20190307-018 At Risk Juvenile
  16. 20190226-017 Help Identify Package Thief
  17. 20190225-016 Arson Homicide Arrest
  18. 20190214-015 Auto Burglar Detained by Citizen
  19. 20190213-014 SWAT Warrant Service Domestic Violence Arrest
  20. 20190212-013 Prolific Utility Truck Auto Burglars Arrested
  21. 20190205-012 Arrested Barricaded Suspect for Felony Warrant
  22. 20190130-011 Arrested Second Robbery Suspect
  23. 20190128-010 At Risk Missing Person
  24. 20190128-009 Help Identify Auto Burglary Suspects
  25. 20190123-008 Arrested Prescription Fraud with Gun
  26. 20190123-008 Arrested Prescription Fraud with Gun
  27. 20190122-007 Robbery Suspects Identified and Arrested
  28. 20190119-006 Auto Burglary Crime Alert
  29. 20190116-005 Domestic Violence Arrested After Stand Off
  30. 20190114-004 Help Identify Robbery Suspects
  31. 20190110-003 Car Arson After Family Dispute
  32. 20190104-002 Several Juvenile Auto Burglars Arrested
  33. 20190101-001 Auto Burglar Arrested in Hot Spot