Police Blotter " June 28 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter " June 28

Grass Valley

Police Department


11:17 a.m. – A caller reported they had served an eviction notice on a tenant on the 400 block of Brighton Street and changed the locks. When the caller went back the next day, a window had been broken and someone had been in the residence. Officers took a burglary report.

11:18 a.m. – A woman from the 100 block of Eureka Street reported someone knocked on her door, and when she went outside, there was a man taking pictures of the house next door. Officers took a log entry.

11:28 a.m. – The Grass Valley Post Office reported a dispute with a customer who threatened to shoot the place up as he was leaving. Officers contacted the man and admonished him.

4:17 p.m. – A caller wanted officers to check on a man on the 200 block of Dorsey Drive because he has medical issues, is not answering a telephone and his vehicle was parked in his spot. Officers found the man in diabetic shock, and he was provided medical treatment.

4:27 p.m. – A caller reported his vehicle was rear-ended at East Main Street and Hughes Road by an elderly couple who took off.

4:53 p.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a 1-year-old was locked in a car with the windows rolled up. Officers located the 28-year-old driver, cited and released her for injuring a child.

4:54 p.m. – A woman from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported she has been receiving prank calls from someone, sometimes more than 18 times an hour. She said she would handle it with her phone company.

5:19 p.m. – A caller from a business on the 1200 block of East Main Street reported two people came in who were intoxicated. Police arrested a 19-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman on suspicion of possessing drugs and drug paraphernalia and violating probation.

6:29 p.m. – A caller from the 500 block of Butler Street reported a large sum of cash and some makeup disappeared from her house after several people had come over. Police took a burglary report.

8:16 p.m. – A caller said juveniles were involved in possible drug activity on the playground at Hennessy School. Youths fled upon officers’ arrival.

9:07 p.m. – A policeman made contact with two men brawling on South Auburn Street, arrested and booked them into Wayne Brown Correctional Center on suspicion of fighting. A juvenile involved was cited and released to his mother.

9:13 p.m. – A caller downtown reported a driver backed into a vehicle while parking and then left on foot. Officers located the 24-year-old man, who was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and driving a motor scooter on a highway. He was booked at the Nevada County jail.

9:54 p.m. – A woman reported her husband’s red vehicle was stolen from the 100 block of South School Street.

10:04 p.m. – A woman from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported her sister was being assaulted by her husband. The women’s father filed a report with officers.


9:11 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Richardson Street reported someone kept stealing small tools out of his carport. Officers took a report for petty theft.

11:21 a.m. – A person in the lobby of the police station reported possible drug dealing on the 300 block of Northstar Place.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


3:11 p.m. – A caller from the 16000 block of John Way reported theft of property from the home of a deceased person. The caller was the executor of the estate.

5:03 p.m. – A man from the 21000 block of Dog Bar Road reported receiving threats via text messages.

6:08 p.m. – A caller from the 12000 block of Creek View Drive reported a man had hooked his police scanner to an amplifier.

7:46 p.m. – A caller from the 15000 block of Dog Bar Road reported a skeleton wrapped in a blanket by an embankment. Officers contacted the reporting person and found the remains of a large house pet.

8:34 p.m. – A woman called from the 10000 block of Crescent Drive reporting some people driving slowly through the neighborhood, taking pictures of the houses. When the woman confronted the people, they drove away at high speed. The woman was concerned because of previous incidents of burglary at her house and in the area.

– Soumitro Sen and Dave Moller

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