Police Blotter: Jan. 30, 2010 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter: Jan. 30, 2010

Grass Valley

Police Department


8:25 a.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Bennett Street reported a man bashed in a TV and the walls. A man was arrested on suspicion of battery on a peace officer and resisting a peace officer.

10:43 a.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported someone had been stealing women’s laundry.

12:52 p.m. – A caller from Scandling Avenue and Idaho-Maryland Road reported a man using a coat hanger to try to enter a vehicle. He was gone when officers arrived.

1:52 p.m. – A woman from the 200 block of Sutton way reported a smoke alarm had been going off in an apartment. A man broke down the door and found a pan on fire with no one inside the residence.

1:57 p.m. – A caller from a business on McKnight Way reported loiterers claiming they were collecting money for the Red Cross, but the Red Cross was not collecting money that day. They were gone when officers arrived.

5:05 p.m. – A caller from Neal and South Auburn streets reported a group of juveniles dumped an unknown liquid on a vehicle and left.

6:30 p.m. – A man from Alta Street reported a vehicle’s side mirror hit him and the woman driving would not give him her insurance information unless he went to the hospital. He was referred to the CHP.

8:17 a.m. – A caller from a business on Neal Street reported a person came into the store, knocked over several tables and left. No permanent damage was reported.

11:06 p.m. – A woman from the 100 block of Pleasant Street reported someone was in the backyard selling drugs.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


10:46 a.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Alta Street reported drug issues on campus.

11:17 a.m. – A caller from the Roundhouse reported continued graffiti.

11:23 a.m. – A caller from the 18000 block of Pathfinder Way reported trespassing last night.

11:47 a.m. – A woman from the 13000 block of Roadrunner Drive reported receiving death threats via e-mail.

12:21 p.m. – A woman from the 11000 block of Ridge Road reported a man called and said he was her grandson and had been arrested in Canada. He said he needed bail money and to send it directly to him. She did not send the money.

1:22 p.m. – A woman from the 15000 block of Lakewood Lane reported fraudulent use of her checking account.

2:27 p.m. – A caller from the 17000 block of Highway 49 reported a man was outside hitting his truck and trees with a bat. A man was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance.

2:54 p.m. – A man from the 12000 block of Deer Park Drive reported someone possibly tried to alter the information on his Social Security check.

4:04 p.m. – A caller from the 16000 block of Cortez Court reported a loose donkey.

4:33 p.m. – A caller from Ball Road reported a group of juveniles playing on a boat in a pond that was unsafe. They left before deputies arrived.

5:25 p.m. – A woman from the 11000 block of Rough and Ready Road reported finding a dead bird on her porch with a note that said “Die.”

6:15 p.m. – A woman from the 15000 block of Dream Sky Way reported someone came into her residence through the unlocked garage door and wrote “Turkey” with their finger on the inside of a window.


6:35 a.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported a man dressed in black was trying to take the screen off a window. Nothing suspicious was found.

6:39 a.m. – A caller from Wolf and Lime Kiln roads reported a black cow in the road.

Nevada City

Police Department


6:36 p.m. – A caller from Commercial Street reported numerous juvenile boys spitting and making it difficult for people to pass them on the sidewalk. They were admonished.

– Liz Kellar

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