Police blotter 3/12/08 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 3/12/08

Nevada City

Police Department


n 12:41 p.m. – A caller from the 700 block of Zion Street reported finding marijuana in the trash can. An officer took a report.

Grass Valley

Police Department


n 3:10 p.m. – A woman called from the 100 block of East Berryhill Drive to report a man called her claiming to be giving away a prize from T-mobile, but he needed her personal information, so she gave it to him. The woman then called T-mobile and learned they are not having a promotional give-away. An officer contacted the woman and determined the issue was civil. The officer told the woman to recontact the police if any suspicious activity takes place.

n 4:54 p.m. – A caller reported traffic moves at high speeds and cars run stop signs in the early evening hours on Butler Street through Penstock Drive. A large number of young children live in the area. Patrol officers were advised.

n 6:29 p.m. – A caller reported eight juveniles were drinking at the end of Maryland Drive for more than an hour. One of the occupants was outside the car when officers arrived. Officers advised the person to pour out what was left of the alcohol and clean up the mess. There was no underage drinking.

n 8:21 p.m. – A woman called from the 200 block of Sutton Way to report a man was in the laundry room in the dark, going through the washer she was using. The man drove away in a dark-colored sedan. The woman would call again if anything was missing.


n 12:10 a.m. Ð Police stopped a gold Toyota Corolla on Sutton Way and arrested a 58-year-old woman on suspicion of drunken driving. The car would be impounded for five days.

n 7:19 a.m. – A woman called from the 600 block of Walsh Street to report her wallet was taken from her unlocked vehicle in her driveway. An officer took a report.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


n 10:18 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Combie Road reported a vehicle was vandalized, and its gas was stolen.

n 10:58 a.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of King Way reported theft of metal roofing material.

n 3:15 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Paradise Lane reported her vehicle was entered earlier in the day while it was sitting in the driveway, and a handicap placard was stolen. The caller called back to say the placard was located.

n 5:24 p.m. – A caller reported a dog was stolen near Gautier Drive. The caller said a juvenile witness was threatened by the thief. A deputy took a report.

n 7:28 p.m. – A woman called from Alpha Road to report a physical fight with her husband. Small children were in the residence. The woman said she was trying to leave the residence, but the man wouldn’t let her take the children. Deputies arrested the man on suspicion of criminal threats and child endangerment. Deputies removed firearms from the house.

n 8:46 p.m. – A woman called from the 13000 block of Sunshine Valley Road to report her boyfriend was beating her. A deputy took a report for battery.

– Robyn Moormeister

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