Santa Monica at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
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Full-time law enforcement staff, Santa Monica Police Department
- 212 Officers
- 161 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 2.36 Santa Monica
- 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Santa Monica Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|SANTA MONICA, CITY OF SANTA MONICA POLICE DEPARTMENT FY 2021 JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT PROJECT||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|SANTA MONICA, CITY OF FY 20 LOCAL JAG PROGRAM||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|SANTA MONICA, CITY OF SANTA MONICA POLICE DEPARTMENT OVERTIME OPERATIONS||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|SANTA MONICA, CITY OF FY 18 LOCAL JAG PROGRAM||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
Recent equipment transfers
|Ship date||Item and National Stock Number (NSN)||Quantity||Acquisition value, each||Acquisition value, total||DEMIL code||DEMIL IC|
|1||1 @ $7,974.00||$7,974.00||D||7|
|1||1 @ $400.00||$400.00||Q||3|
|2||2 @ $11,999.00||$23,998.00||F||7|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $42,600,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
The Santa Monica City Council voted to issue $42.6 million to the families of 23 victims who alleged that they had been sexually abused by a police department employee and member of the Police Activities League.
Eric Uller was accused of molesting several children whom he picked up from predominately Latino areas of the city, beginning in the 1980s. He used his job with the city to gain access to the boys, and the city had a series of reports on his behavior.