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LiveWire – March 2021

Posted on March 1, 2021

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager The City Council adopted the 2020-2022 Strategic Plan in February 2020, directing staff on the goals and priority programs for the next three years.  At the February 10th City Council meeting, staff presented the annual Strategic Plan update.  Staff updated the Council on the five Priority Program Areas;...
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Crime Bulletin – January 2021

Posted on March 1, 2021

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of January, there were no (0) reports of vehicle burglaries.  As always, please ensure that you lock your vehicle doors and hide your valuables from sight, so you don’t accidently encourage a would-be thief to break into your vehicle. Thefts During the month of January, the Colma Police...

Drive-thru vaccine appointments for SMC residents 65+ are available!

Posted on February 16, 2021

Clinic at SFO - Long Term Parking Garage 2/17 & 2/19 San Mateo County is offering a drive-through first-dose vaccination opportunity for eligible members of our community who are San Mateo County residents aged 65 and older. The vaccine is free and available to any San Mateo County resident aged 65 or older, regardless of...

LiveWire – February 2021

Posted on February 1, 2021

The Fiscal Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Colma Pak Lin, Administrative Services Director & Brian Dossey, City Manager The COVID-19 pandemic has gripped the Bay Area since March 2020. As residents and businesses are struggling to survive, we should also understand how the pandemic financially impacts the Town and its future operations. The Negative...
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Crime Bulletin – December 2020

Posted on February 1, 2021

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of December, there were no (0) reports of vehicles being burglarized. Stolen Vehicle During the month of December there were zero (0) reported stolen or embezzled vehicles and no stolen vehicles were recovered. Thefts During the month of December, The Colma Police Department received twenty (20) reports of...

PD Press Release C21-0111-01

Posted on January 12, 2021

MEDIA INFORMATION – PRESS RELEASE Today’s Date: 01/11/2021                                                     Case Number: C21-0111-01 Type of Incident: Assault on an Officer Arrest          Location of Incident: 400 blk Serramonte Boulevard Authored By: Sergeant...

LiveWire – January 2021

Posted on January 4, 2021

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager As we reflect back on 2020, I think it’s fair to say Good Riddance!  Looking forward to 2021 there appears to be some light at the end of the tunnel. With a promise of the new Corona Virus Vaccine distribution, we hope the future begins to brighten in...
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Crime Bulletin – November 2020

Posted on January 4, 2021

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of November, there were zero (0) reports of vehicles being burglarized in the Town of Colma. Stolen Vehicle During the month of November three (3) vehicles were reported stolen and three (3) stolen vehicles were recovered by Colma Police Officers. Thefts During the month of November, the Colma...

Letter to Community from Mayor Colvin 12.21.20

Posted on December 21, 2020

December 21, 2020   Colma Community, As you are aware, COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations surge and ICU capacity continues to decline. Therefore, San Mateo and 10 other Bay Area counties are now under a mandatory 'Regional Stay at Home Order' for the next three weeks. I know this is going to be difficult due to the...

Colma PD Press Release – C20-1212-01

Posted on December 18, 2020

MEDIA INFORMATION – PRESS RELEASE Today’s Date: 12/17/2020                                               Case Number: C20-1212-01 Type of Incident: Identity Theft Arrest                     Location of Incident: 600 blk Serramonte Blvd, Colma Authored By: Detective A. McKenna #C39   ...

Firearm Safe Storage Ordinance

Posted on December 11, 2020

At the December 9th City Council Meeting, the Council adopted a Firearm Safe Storage Ordinance, requiring all owners of firearms within the Town of Colma to safely store their firearm per the new ordinance. According to a 2008 report published in the New England Journal of Medicine, living in a home where guns are kept...
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Colma PD Press Release – C20-1127-01

Posted on December 3, 2020

MEDIA INFORMATION – PRESS RELEASE Today’s Date: 12/03/2020                                                             Case Number: C20-1127-01 Type of Incident: Arrest & Search Warrant                          Location of Incident: 1000 blk View Dr,...

LiveWire – December 2020

Posted on December 1, 2020

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager Happy Holidays!  I know this has been a difficult year and will be especially difficult during the Holiday Season.  I ask that you please be careful when observing the Holidays by avoiding large family gatherings, and celebrating with just your immediate loved ones this year.  Hopefully 2021 will...

Letter to Community from Mayor 11.17.20

Posted on November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020 Colma Community, I would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving and safe Holiday Season. I know it will be difficult to celebrate with family and friends this year, but it is important to remember that we need to remain vigilant in stopping the spread of COVID-19. With the Holidays right around...

John Munsey selected as Colma’s Chief of Police

Posted on November 13, 2020

The Town of Colma is pleased to announce the hiring of John Munsey as the new Chief of Police for the Town of Colma. John was selected after a very competitive recruitment process, which included three panel interviews with representatives from our resident community, business community and Town department heads, as well as an extensive...

LiveWire – November 2020

Posted on November 2, 2020

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager With the Holidays right around the corner, it’s important to beat the crowds and get your shopping done early.  As you know Colma has some great opportunities for gifts for families, friends and loved ones.  Please remember to be safe and wear your mask when visiting Auto Row,...
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Crime Bulletin – September 2020

Posted on November 2, 2020

Crimes Investigated Vehicle Burglary During the month of September, there was one (1) report of a vehicle being burglarized. Stolen Vehicle During the month of September, there were two (2) reports of vehicles being stolen.  One stolen vehicle was recovered in the month of September. Thefts During the month of September, the Colma Police Department...
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Low Risk Activities for Halloween

Posted on October 22, 2020

This Halloween may feel a little different because of COVID-19. But not to worry, there are still plenty of fun, spooky and SAFE ways to celebrate the holiday!

A Night of Community Recognition

Posted on October 15, 2020

At the Wednesday, October 14, 2020 City Council Meeting, the Council was able to recognize several significant events. Mayor Goodwin presented a proclamation in recognition of Italian Heritage and Culture Month. On Tuesday, October 13, 2020, the Town raised the Italian Flag at the Colma Community Center.  Mayor Goodwin and Council Member Fisicaro were present,...

LiveWire – October 2020

Posted on October 1, 2020

City Manager’s Update Brian Dossey, City Manager I’d like to start my article this month by thanking the Colma community for managing through the Covid-19 pandemic, wearing your mask and continuing to practice social distancing. Our hard work is beginning to pay off.  Just last week, San Mateo County was able to move from the Governor’s...
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