Police blotter 11/3/07 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 11/3/07

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• 8:46 a.m. – A caller from the 10400 block of King Way reported her daughter had slapped her during an argument the daughter was having with her sister. Deputies took a report for battery and crimes against the elderly.

• 10:01 a.m. – A caller from the Nevada County Library reported someone broke into the women’s bathroom and broke into a machine. Responding deputies found no theft.

• 11:25 a.m. – A caller from the 14500 block of Storm Ridge Road reported she couldn’t get out because a huge storage container was being moved down her road. She was advised to wait 15 minutes.

• 1:35 p.m. – A caller from North San Juan reported multiple subjects were downtown harassing people who were attempting to drive through town. Responding deputies could find no one.

• 2:04 p.m. – A caller from the 13900 block of Pierite Road reported that his wife assaulted him. Responding deputies got an ambulance to take her to the emergency room.

• 2:03 p.m. – A caller from the 10400 block of Broken Oak Court reported hearing someone in the neighborhood banging around on something. Responding deputies discovered the neighbor was setting a crib up for a baby.

• 2:29 p.m. – A caller from the 10400 block of Robin Avenue reported numerous subjects were rummaging through the remains of a burned-out residence that was destroyed by fire earlier in the week. The subjects all claimed they lived there, the caller said.

• 2:37 p.m. – A caller from Reno reported her stepson, who lives in Nevada County, had been calling and threatening her family.

• 2:45 p.m. – A person at the front counter of the sheriff’s office reported someone was poisoning her dogs on the 11000 block of Newtown Road. The person said their dog was gravely ill and suspected a neighbor, who also may have been stealing from the person.

• 3:46 p.m. – A caller from the 10700 block of Rock Hill Road reported the landlord had turned off her power.

• 5:33 p.m. – A caller from North San Juan reported a subject had threatened to come and shoot him.

• 6:41 p.m. – A caller said his vehicle had been shot with a paintball gun while he was traveling on LaBarr Meadows Road.

• 11:28 p.m. – A caller from the 17900 block of Vintage Drive heard a loud gunshot in the area.


• 12:59 a.m. – A caller reported a vehicle accident on Highway 174 in Chicago Park.

Grass Valley

Police Department


• 7:42 a.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported the theft of belongings from their unlocked vehicle.

• 1:39 p.m. – A person in the lobby of the police department had questions about violating her probation.

• 1:54 p.m. – The owner of an apartment complex on the 100 block of Valley View Drive reported he was cleaning out a unit after the tenants moved and had several suspicious contacts with people who were attempting to purchase drugs.

• 5:06 p.m. – A business in the 600 block of Sutton Way reported a man attempted to purchase an item with credit cards, which were refused. The man became extremely agitated and told the person at the counter he had a knife in his pocket and wasn’t afraid to use it. The case was referred to the sheriff’s office.

• 5:08 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Eureka Street reported the main water line to the house was broken and leaking. A city public works crew responded.

• 5:51 p.m. – A woman called from downtown to report her purse had been stolen at 11:30 a.m. that day. Officers were to follow up on the theft.

• 10:20 p.m. – A caller from a motel on Auburn Street reported a man in a large gray coat had broken into a room. Responding officers found it was only a sleepy resident who had entered the wrong room.


• 1:26 a.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Church Street said a man had just assaulted her. Responding officers contacted the woman and arrested her on suspicion of inflicting injury on a spouse or cohabitant. She was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility.

Nevada City

Police Department


• 4:32 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Sacramento Street reported a vehicle theft. Responding deputies arrested a man at the scene on suspicion of drug possession.

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