Police blotter 2/13/08 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 2/13/08

Grass Valley

Police Department


• 11:19 a.m. – Police arrested a 25-year-old woman on the 100 block of South Auburn Street on suspicion of drunken driving. Her 1996 silver Nissan Sentra was towed.

• 1:58 p.m. – A caller reported a large amount a graffiti was on a retaining wall near Litton Trail. Police took a report for vandalism.

• 5:10 p.m. – A caller reported a man pulled up to Condon Park in a silver Honda Prelude, got out, looked at a small plastic bag containing white powder, then got into a green Toyota 4-Runner and left. A patrol officer was advised.

• 7:41 p.m. – A caller from Hughes Road at East Main Street reported a person who was bundled up in clothing fell into the roadway several times. Police arrested the 44-year-old woman on suspicion of public drunkenness.

• 7:50 p.m. – A man called from the 100 block of Neal Street to report staff at a store were accusing him of stealing. Police contacted the caller and determined he had not been stealing.

• 8:30 p.m. – Police arrested a 53-year-old man at Elizabeth Daniels Park on suspicion of public drunkenness.

• 9:27 p.m. – Police patrolling near a building on the 100 block of East Main Street arrested a 58-year-old man on suspicion of violating probation.


• 1:11 a.m. – Deputies stopped a vehicle on Ridge Road and arrested a 27-year-old woman on suspicion of possessing marijuana and drug paraphernalia and violating parole.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• 10:17 a.m. – Deputies stopped a vehicle on East Main Street and arrested three people – one on suspicion of having a controlled substance and prescription drugs without a prescription, another on suspicion of possessing drug paraphernalia and a local misdemeanor warrant and the third on suspicion of possessing drug paraphernalia.

• 1:06 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Bitney Springs Road reported a woman was trespassing on private land. Deputies arrested a woman on suspicion of trespassing.

• 3:44 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Pleasant Valley Road reported a vehicle had crashed into a shed and something was leaking. The environmental health department was notified. Officers spread sand on the leaked substance, which was possibly Pine-Sol. A tow truck would remove the vehicle.

• 8:38 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Maureen Way reported W-2 forms were stolen from a mailbox. A deputy took a report for theft.


• 6:30 a.m. – A caller from a building on the 12000 block of Colfax Highway in Cedar Ridge reported people were messing around with mailboxes, and their off-road dirt bikes were blocking the front door. One bike was purple, and one was red.

• 6:59 a.m. – Deputies followed two dirt bikes on Highway 174. Officers pursued the bikes, which were going at a high rate of speed and crossing double-yellow lines. The bikes crossed the county line and deputies ended the chase due to safety concerns.

Nevada City

Police Department


• 9:58 a.m. – A caller from a business on the 300 block of Sacramento Street reported a person wearing a striped blue shirt and a black hat stole a cheeseburger. A deputy arrested the woman on suspicion of petty theft with a prior conviction for theft.

• 7:32 p.m. – A caller from a business on Broad Street reported a laptop computer was stolen. Police took a report for grand theft.

– Robyn Moormeister

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