Police Blotter: July 31, 2008 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter: July 31, 2008

Grass Valley

Police Department


4:31 p.m. – A caller from McKnight Way reported an older driver who was driving in the wrong lane.

5:32 p.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported her adult daughter was harassing her.

6:31 p.m. – A caller from the 600 block of Sutton Way reported two children ages 3 and 9 were left unattended in the back seat of a vehicle for 20 minutes.

7:09 p.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Olympia Park Road reported two suspicious men ages 18 to 20 who attempted to steal a locked combination lock from the back of a business. When confronted, the men returned the lock and drove away in a small red pickup truck.

8:44 p.m. – A man from La Barr Meadows Road reported fraudulent charges were made using his credit card.


12:34 p.m. – A caller from the 1200 block of East Main Street reported a man dressed in dark clothing was hiding behind a business.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


9:53 a.m. – A man from the 10000 block of Adam Avenue reported that his juvenile son ran away from his grandmother’s residence.

9:57 a.m. – A caller from the 17000 block of Refuge Road reported a missing handgun.

12:50 p.m. – Officers arrested a 40-year-old man on the 17000 block of Indian Springs Road on suspicion of driving with a suspended license and booked him into the Nevada County jail.

4:22 p.m. – A man from the 17000 block of Jones Ridge Road reported his neighbor was harassing him continually on the road by driving his vehicle at a fast speed, spinning tires, raising dust and damaging his vegetation. The man was advised on how to get a restraining order.

5:06 p.m. – Officers arrested an 18-year-old man on the 20000 block of Bear Ridge Road on suspicion of burglary and booked him into jail.

5:18 p.m. – A caller from the 15000 block of Fay Road reported theft of a toolbox.

7:40 p.m. – A woman from the 12000 block of Sadie D Drive reported a neighbor of her rental property was threatening to tear up her fence and move it.

7:59 p.m. – A woman from the 15000 block of Sunny Hill Road reported a person was playing loud music and violating a court order. She said she was unable to locate the order, but was willing to sign a complaint.

9:17 p.m. – Officers arrested a 46-year-old woman on the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive on suspicion of drunken driving and booked her into jail.

9:58 p.m. – A man from the 10000 block of Nishinam Gulch Road reported that his 15-year-old daughter assaulted him with a bottle of hairspray. She then locked herself in the bedroom and was screaming loudly, he said.


1:16 a.m. – A woman from the 18000 block of Mustang Valley Place reported her vehicle had been damaged with eggs while she was away on vacation.

Nevada City

Police Department


4:14 p.m. – A caller from the 800 block of Zion Street reported theft of clothes from a laundromat.

6:06 p.m. – A man from the 500 block of Nimrod Street reported a vehicle had hit his fence. Officers arrested a 51-year-old man on suspicion of drunken driving and being under the influence of a controlled substance and booked him into jail.

6:58 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported a drunken person who was refusing to leave the business. Officers arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of being drunk in public and booked him into jail.

– Laura Brown and Soumitro Sen

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