Santa Monica
Traditional Reporting for A Digital Age

Santa Monica Real Estate Company, Roque and Mark
2802 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Home Special Reports Archive Links The City Commerce About Contacts Editor Send PR

Santa Monica Police Seek Help Finding Missing Senior

Bob Kronovetrealty
We Love Property Management Headaches!

Santa Monica

Santa Monica Apartments

Santa Monica College
1900 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 434-4000


By Lookout Staff

UPDATE: Santa Monica police reported Monday that Marina Godwin has been located. She is unharmed and doing well.

May 18, 2020 -- Santa Monica police are seeking the public's help in finding Marina Godwin, an 82-year-old suffering from dementia who has been missing since late Thursday night.

Godwin -- who has blue eyes, white hair and is 5 feet tall and 135 pounds -- was last seen in the 1100 block of Pico Boulevard at around 11 p.m.
Missing Senior Marina Godwin

She was wearing a yellow and white blouse, black jacket, black pants, blue tennis shoes, black baseball hat and sunglasses and carrying a blue bag.

Anyone with information about Godwin's whereabouts should contact the Santa Monica Police Department.

For additional information, contact Det. Tavera at (310) 458-2256, Sergeant Green at (310) 458-8414, or the Watch Commander (24 hours) at (310) 458-2249.

According to the Alzheimer's Association, six in ten people with dementia will wander."

Anyone who has memory problems and is able to walk is at risk for wandering," the Association's website says.

"Even in the early stages of dementia, a person can become disoriented or confused for a period of time."

According to the Association, 5.8 million Americans aged 65 and older are living with Alzheimer's, the most common form of dementia.

The number is projected to rise to nearly 14 million by 2050.

Back to Lookout News copyrightCopyright 1999-2020 All Rights Reserved. EMAIL Disclosures