Nevada County Police Blotter: Woman wants to know if she can shoot the neighbor’s dog |

Nevada County Police Blotter: Woman wants to know if she can shoot the neighbor’s dog

Grass Valley Police Department


7:42 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Maryland Drive reported vandalism. The caller said about $1,300 damage was done by renters when they moved out. Officers found it to be a civil issue, and the caller was advised of means of recourse.

8 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported people in the parking lot. One was digging with a knife in the ground and told and employee he was not stable.

10 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Springhill Drive reported finding a package with marijuana inside.

3:20 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported someone evicted on Wednesday was in front of the complex causing a scene and refusing to leave.

4:11 p.m. — A caller near the corner of Marshall Street and Winchester Street reported several juveniles hopped the fence and were possible smoking drugs. The juveniles left the area when officers arrived.

5:14 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Mill Street reported a man appeared to have a pistol and was waving it around. The report was unfounded.

9:22 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man and woman were slapping at each other in a parking lot. The caller felt they were drunk.

10:22 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Packard Drive reported a “pack” of nine men were just at her house asking for her daughter. They left when the caller said she wasn’t there.


1:36 a.m. — A caller reported a teenager was playing video games too loudly.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


2:05 a.m. — A caller from La Barr Meadows Road reported a neighbor being in the hospital but a vehicle there and people walking around the property with flashlights.

5:23 a.m. — A caller from Pleasant Hill Court reported thinking there was a prowler outside because the dog was barking a lot and there was a motion light on.

11:06 a.m. — A caller from Bowman Lake Road reported her vehicle was broken into. The caller was heading to the location in her snowcat and wanted to meet a deputy there.

1:38 p.m. — A caller from Old Pond Lane reported a disturbance within the previous hour. The caller picked up a juvenile and wasn’t at the location, but thought a person would get physical with the other juvenile’s father who was still at the location. A caller reported a man just “pulled a gun” on the caller while the caller was trying to move out. An arrest was made on charges of bringing alcohol or drugs into jail and being under the influence of a controlled substance.

2:32 p.m. — A caller from Chaparral Drive reported theft of packages.

4:07 p.m. — A caller from Last Mile Drive reported a dog caught a bat.

6:40 p.m. — A caller from Lost Lake Road reported workers squatting on her property being aggressive.

6:41 p.m. — A caller from Rambling Oaks Drive wanted to talk to an officer to discuss whether she was allowed to shoot the neighbor’s dogs who were coming in to her property and attacking her cats and horses.

8:08 p.m. — A caller from Penn Valley Drive reported burglary to a pump house. The caller was unsure if they had also broken into the main house.

Nevada City Police Department


9:02 a.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported clothing and other items all over the staircase near a trail.

11:42 a.m. — A caller from Argall Way reported a vehicle illegally parked in a handicap spot.

9:10 p.m. — A caller from Nevada Street reported grand theft auto in the last 30 minutes. The caller had the keys.

— Ross Maak

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