Related Items

    Grand Theft Auto

    Bulletin# P-11-006
    September 22, 2011


    On September 18, 2011, at approximately 3:46 PM, Santa Monica Police responded to the 1400 block of Berkeley Street regarding a call of a grand theft of an automobile.  Upon arrival, officers met with the registered owner, Mr. John Travolta.

    Mr. Travolta advised officers that he legally parked his brown 1970 Mercedes 280SL convertible in the 1400 block of Berkeley.  The vehicle’s top was down and Mr. Travolta had the keys with him.  Upon returning to the location approximately ten minutes later, he discovered the vehicle had been stolen.

    The vehicle’s license plate is 3RBZ737. 

    The images in this bulletin depict a vehicle similar to the vehicle that was stolen.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Steve Smetzer at (310) 458-8936, Sergeant Henry Ramirez at (310) 458-8453, or the Santa Monica Police Department (24 hours) at (310) 458-8495.

    If you wish to remain anonymous, individuals can call WeTip at 1-800-78-CRIME (1-800-78-27463). You will remain completely anonymous and may be eligible for a reward if your information leads to an arrest and conviction.  Callers can also contact Crime Stoppers by either calling (800) 222-TIPS, texting from your mobile, or by visiting their website at Callers may remain anonymous and may be qualified to receive a $1,000.00 reward by Crime Stoppers.




    Santa Monica Police Department © 2014
    333 Olympic Drive, P.O. Box 2200 Santa Monica, CA 90401 • 310.395.9931 •