Police blotter 07/04/08 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 07/04/08

Grass Valley Police Department


10:35 a.m. – A caller from a business on the 200 block of Joerschke Drive reported vandalism to the building.

12:55 p.m. – A man came into the police department to report he had lost his pre-paid cell phone at Hennessy School on June 30 and it has since been used. Officers took a report for misappropriation of found property.

1:05 p.m. – The Grass Valley Library reported a van with the word “Psychic,” written on it had been in a handicapped parking spot for more than 24 hours. The situation was turned over to the parking officer.

2:07 p.m. – A caller said they lost their glasses while at the Greenwood Cemetery.

3:20 p.m. – A two car accident on Race Street produced no injuries.

7:24 p.m. – A caller from the 300 block of North Church Street reported he had been assaulted by a man. Officers issued a be-on-the-lookout bulletin to neighboring police agencies for the man’s brown Honda.

11:50 p.m. – A caller from the 300 block of South School Street reported a man made threats to him over an incident that occurred five years ago. A log entry was made.


1:10 a.m. – Officers provided assistance to staff at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital to calm a combative patient.

9 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Margaret Lane reported a seven-year-old who was out of control and attempting to run away.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


10:53 a.m. – A man from the 16000 block of Greenhorn Road reported being assaulted by his son. The man and his son got into a verbal argument about what television program they were going to watch. When the man said he was going to pick the program, his son got up and began pulling the wires out of the back of the television. When the man tried to stop him, his son punched him on the mouth causing two cuts on the inside of the lower lip. The son fled the residence before officers arrived.

12:09 p.m. – A man called from Rattlesnake Road saying he had given a ride to a hitchhiker and was now missing his camera.

12:40 p.m. – A man called from the 10000 block of Lazy Valley Road reporting trespassers on his property.

2:06 p.m. – A woman called from the 14000 block of Tanglefoot Court reporting that her neighbor has been videotaping her for about three years. She was seeking advice on what she could do about the situation.

4:52 p.m. – A woman called from the 10000 block of Palm Court reporting that her boyfriend was threatening her for having his wallet. She said she couldn’t give him back his wallet as it would be a violation of probation.

7:47 p.m. – A woman called from the 16000 block of Lazuli Lane reporting an altercation with her juvenile daughter. The daughter could be heard screaming in the background. The woman said her daughter had broken the door to her own bedroom and was hitting her and her father.

8:38 p.m. – A man called from the 12000 block of Elizabeth Way to report that someone was using his credit card. The man said several hundred dollars had been charged on his card, which he had canceled.


9:38 a.m. – A woman called from the 14000 block of Nutmeg Court to report that her estranged husband had stolen her ATM card and her son’s wallet.

9:45 a.m. – A man from the 20000 block of McCourtney Road reported that a dog was on his property and was killing his chickens. The man said the dog was a white and black collie.

– Dave Moller and

Soumitro Sen

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