Police blotter: Aug. 1, 2008 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter: Aug. 1, 2008

Grass Valley Police Department

Due to computer problems, the Grass Valley Police blotter was not available. It will return on Saturday.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


8:52 a.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Sunrise Lane requested contact with officers regarding an alleged credit card fraud.

12:57 p.m. – A woman from the 10000 block of Adam Avenue reported having an argument with her ex-husband who was refusing to hand their children over to her.

1:49 p.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Orzalli Road reported a burglary at the caller’s residence. The caller said it appeared someone had gone through the bedroom. Nothing appeared to be stolen, but items were scattered everywhere.

3:51 p.m. – A caller from the 18000 block of Alexandra Way reported the theft of a dog.

7:21 p.m. – A caller from the 23000 block of Peppi Place reported two youths starting a fire the size of a campfire. The juveniles were up in a tree above the fire, about 50 yards from one of their homes, the caller said.

8:44 p.m. – A woman from the 1100 block of Ball Road reported her ex-husband had been threatening her and possibly stalking her for the past week. He also was calling her and her family continuously, she said. Officers gave the woman information on how to get a restraining order.

11:41 p.m. – A man from the 10000 block of Pleasant Valley Road reported being approached by a hostile man who tried to sell him drugs in front of a business. When the caller refused, the man became “pushy,” almost causing an altercation.


3:41 a.m. – A caller from the 13000 block of Combie Road reported hearing seven to 10 gunshots. The caller requested log entry only.

Nevada City Police Department


1:38 p.m. – A man from the 200 block of Upper Park Avenue reported his ex-wife was harassing him.

9:38 p.m. – Officers arrested a 19-year-old man on Bridge Street on suspicion of fighting in a public place and booked him into the Nevada County jail.

10:17 p.m. – Officers arrested a 52-year-old man at the intersection of Pine Street and Broad Street on suspicion of resisting a police officer and battery on a police officer and booked him into jail.

– Soumitro Sen

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