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Police Blotter

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter consists of excerpts from dispatch reports by area law enforcement agencies. These reports are public record.

Grass Valley

Police Department

Tuesday – 42 calls for service

8:52 a.m. – A man on the 600 block of Kate Hayes Street reported his girlfriend sitting outside his front door refusing to leave.

10:02 a.m. – A caller in Elizabeth Daniels Park reported two people arguing over $60 behind a business across the street. One person left in a vehicle.

10:04 a.m. – A caller on East Main Street reported an infant 2 to 3 weeks old left in a vehicle. The reporting party told the store clerk, and the mother came out and retrieved the baby.

2:06 p.m. – A person came into the police department lobby to report threats and false imprisonment.

4:13 p.m. – A caller on Plaza Drive reported transients smoking and causing a fire hazard. Police contacted the smokers and dispersed them.

6:07 p.m. – A caller on Nevada City Highway reported panhandlers in three areas, resulting in a citation and confiscation of a sign.

7:07 p.m. – A caller reported an injured deer on Brunswick Road, which was shot and killed.

8:03 p.m. – A caller in the Memorial Park area reported lost puppies: One black Labrador male and two female rottweilers.

9:47 – A caller on Sutton Way reported someone possibly living in a large garbage bin. Clothes were located by officers at the scene.

11:17 p.m. – A caller from Dorsey Drive reported tenants whose power had been cut off appeared to be illegally using another apartment’s electricity.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office

Tuesday – 82 calls for service

8:49 a.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Marjon Drive reported identity theft.

9:28 a.m. – A caller on the 12000 block of Lime Kiln Road reported identity theft from an unknown person in Sema, Calif.

10:45 a.m. – A caller reported a person with possible mental health issues and possibly a danger to herself took off in the morning, stating she laughed and said she was leaving forever.

11:35 a.m. – A caller on Sun Terrace Court reported a person entering and burglarizing her residence.

12:51 p.m. – A caller on Trahern Drive reported a person who had been evicted on the property, and stated she could “here things breaking.”

1:34 p.m. – A caller from Tiger Lily Lane reported he pulled his vehicle over to allow another driver to pass, who got out of his vehicle and threatened him.

1:55 p.m. – A caller on Berryhill reported a missing person not seen since the day before.

2:15 p.m. – A caller from Sailor Flat Road reported possible automatic gunfire in the area, requesting additional patrol for the area.

2:24 p.m. – A man from the 13000 block of Montre Lane reported his estranged wife texting and calling him over and over.

3:10 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Cement Hill Road reported the theft of two recreational vehicle batteries.

4:36 p.m. – A woman from the 16000 block of Old Downieville Highway reported her mailbox full of human excrement with a note reading, “Watch who you flip off or there will be more.”

5:12 p.m. – A woman from the 16000 block of Rock Creek Road reported her mailbox being damaged, fearing she is being “targeted.”

6 p.m. – A woman from the 10000 block of Cedar Way reported a physical altercation with her husband when he “smacked her upside the head and called her names.”

6:06 p.m. – A caller on the 12000 block of Hillcrest Drive reported a 47-year-old daughter going “berserk,” throwing items around the residence. The caller said the daughter was on medication.

6:53 p.m. – A woman on the 16000 block of Norlene Way reported her nephew hit her and stole her pain pills.

7:09 p.m. – A person on Snow Tent Road called to the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office reporting a conflict between two people involving an eviction, both of them alleging crimes by the other. One of the persons allegedly had previously responded to conflict “by boiling a newt and drinking the water.”

8:44 p.m. – A woman from the 18000 block of Starduster Drive reported ongoing problems with a landlord who enters her residence while she is out.


1:58 a.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Homburg Way reported her husband’s brother in law is drunk and has a knife, resulting in an arrest on suspicion of vandalism, intimidation and resisting arrest.

Nevada City

Police Department

Tuesday – 11 calls for service

2:35 p.m. – A caller on Lindley Avenue reported a pit bull terrier loose on the school campus.

3:06 p.m. – A caller on Gethsemane Street reported a boat named “Alive and Well” had been abandoned.

5 p.m. – A caller from Nimrod Street reported a woman yelling near the horseshoe pits causing a disturbance.

– Greyson Howard

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