Police Blotter: April 1, 2010 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter: April 1, 2010

Grass Valley

Police Department


10:11 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a building had been tagged with purple paint.

11:55 a.m. – A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported possible embezzlement.

12:02 p.m. – A caller from a business in the 100 block of Neal Street reported red paint on the sidewalk and a purple banner on a planter.

12:25 p.m. – A caller from a business in the 800 block of East Main Street reported theft.

3:03 p.m. – A man from Nevada City Highway reported being hit by a vehicle. He was not injured.

5:02 p.m. – A man from East Main Street and McKnight Way reported another man rolled down his window and was yelling obscenities and telling him to pull over so they could fight. The man was the new spouse of his ex-wife.

5:46 p.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Harris Street reported a man was driving a truck with a child standing up in the back. He was admonished.

9:42 p.m. – A caller from Empire Court reported people spinning donuts.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


1:30 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Ringtail Road reported possible identity theft.

1:39 p.m. – A caller from the 22000 block of Knolls Drive reported vandalism to a mailbox.

2:20 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Ironclad Road reported credit card fraud.

3:46 p.m. – A man from the 14000 block of Edgewater Court reported the locks had been cut off his gates.

5:49 p.m. – A caller from the 23000 block of Sunset Ridge Drive reported three juveniles had been detained for vandalism. They were arrested.

5:50 p.m. – A man from the 14000 block of Ryans Ranch Road reported receiving a call from a person who offered him a federal grant in the amount of $7,000, but wanted his checking account number and routing number. He said he didn’t have that much money in his account and would call back if money was missing.

6:14 p.m. – A woman from the 10000 block of Red Lane reported a man had broken her back. A second caller reported a physical fight in progress. A person was cited and released on suspicion of battery.

9:01 p.m. – A woman from the 13000 block of Meda Drive reported finding her back door kicked open. A burglary report was taken.

9:19 p.m. – A man from Hidden Hollow Place reported his adult daughter missing. She left at 5:30 p.m. He called back at 9:48 p.m. to say she had returned and had been stuck in a ditch.

11:15 p.m. – A woman from Helling Way reported she could hear her son in Vallejo calling for help. She said she heard him without him calling on the phone.


2:38 a.m. – A caller from Streeter Road and Highway 49 reported being held at gunpoint by two men who took 2 pounds of marijuana, a revolver and a Mustang. The caller became belligerent and hung up when asked about identity. Deputies could not locate the victims.

Nevada City

Police Department


11:31 a.m. – A caller from the 400 block of Nimrod Street reported a tree down in the road with a vehicle trapped.

– Liz Kellar

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