Police blotter 2/20/08 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 2/20/08

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• 1:51 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Willow Valley Road reported a building was vandalized. A deputy took a report for trespassing and vandalism.

• 3:40 p.m. – A woman from the 10000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported her mailbox was damaged, and it was an ongoing problem.

• 10:11 p.m. – A caller from East Drive reported a boy had a knife and was threatening to stab his mother with it. A deputy responded and the mother did not want to press charges. The deputy took a report.

Nevada City

Police Department


• 10:50 a.m. – A caller from the 500 block of North Pine Street reported a sewage pipe was backed up and flowing into the caller’s yard. Public Works was notified.

• 7:42 p.m. – Police cited a juvenile at a store on the 700 block of Zion Street on suspicion of shoplifting.

Grass Valley

Police Department


• 1:07 p.m. – A woman called to report she could hear a lot of screaming near the 100 block of West Empire Street. Police contacted two people who were having an argument.

• 6:35 p.m. – A caller from Freeman Lane reported a dirt bike was pulling wheelies in a parking lot. A second person said the dirt bike passed her going south on Highway 49 near McKnight Way at about 100 miles per hour. The CHP was notified.

• 10:27 p.m. – Two callers from the 800 block of Forest Glade Circle reported hearing a fight between a man and a woman that sounded physical. Police arrested a 30-year-old man on suspicion of domestic battery and violating parole. An emergency protective order was issued and served to the arrested man.


• 8:35 a.m. – Police admonished a 35-year-old man for smoking at Elizabeth Daniels Park.

– Robyn Moormeister

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