Police Blotter " May 31 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter " May 31

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


7:52 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Polaris Drive reported possible credit card fraud.

7:58 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported she was punched in the side of the head by a 20- to 30-year-old heavy-set man with bleached blonde hair. The man had been seen sleeping on a bench about 30 minutes before.

8:19 p.m.. – A caller from Auburn Road reported a cow in the roadway.

10:06 p.m. – A caller from the 13000 block of Tyler Foote Crossing reported a fire.


8:29 a.m. – A caller from Sacramento and Broad streets reported a big rig blocking the roadway.

11:09 a.m. – A woman from the 12000 block of Shady Lane reported her handyman called and started yelling and acting in a threatening manner. Two weeks before, the same man made inappropriate comments to the woman and her babysitter, she reported.

12:42 p.m. – A caller from the 13000 block of Grass Valley Avenue reported the theft of a DVD player, speakers, TV and numerous other electronics.

1:45 p.m. – A person at the counter of the Sheriff’s Office reported an embezzlement.

2:38 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Polaris Drive reported possible elder abuse.

2:47 p.m. – A caller from 15000 block of Shelbey Road reported the theft of several items from a carport while the caller was on vacation.

4:00 p.m. – A caller from Lewis Road reported a juvenile was assaulted on a school bus.

4:22 p.m. – A woman reported the building department attempted to blackmail her.

4:52 p.m. – A caller from Broken Oak Court reported three juveniles tampering with a PG&E meter.

4:53 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Ragan Way reported stolen mail.

6:41 p.m. – A caller from 21000 block of You Bet Road reported three people were causing a verbal argument with campground employees after urinating on the boat docks.

7:40 p.m. – A caller from Willow Valley Road reported three juveniles tearing down a fence and attempting to break into a building.

8:43 p.m. – A 911 caller from the 14000 block of Dalmation Drive reported a cat had been stuck in the wall for three to four hours.

10:41 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Broken Oak Court reported domestic violence. The Sheriff’s Office issued a “Be On The Lookout” notice after a man left the scene on foot.

7:18 p.m. – A caller from the 12000 block of Honey Mushroom Lane reported his mother punched and spit at him.

Grass Valley

Police Department


7:41 a.m. – A caller from a store on the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a man tried to steal a cart full of groceries and was stopped. The man left the area in his car with no license plates and was stopped by officers a short time later. He was arrested on suspicion of burglary.

11:02 a.m. – A caller from the 600 block of Packard Drive reported two juveniles had just jumped over his fence. Responding officers arrested one of the juveniles for a probation violation.

11:41 a.m. – A caller from the 700 block of Taylorville Road reported someone had stolen her purse and wallet from her vehicle while parked in front of a store.

11:55 a.m. – A large emu was reported running amuck on Freeman Lane. Officers caught the animal.

1:54 p.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Madrone Way reported a stolen bicycle.

2:42 p.m. – A caller from a business on the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported a fraudulent check.

3:12 p.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Church Street reported her roommate had threatened her.

4:12 p.m. – A caller reported juveniles were turning on faucets and letting them run at St. Patrick’s Cemetery on Church Street.

5:00 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of E. Main Street requested medical aid for a subject that had fallen over and passed out.

5:05 p.m. – A two-car collision with no injuries occurred at Brunswick and Old Tunnel roads.


12:17 a.m. – A vehicle was stopped on Sutton Way by officers, resulting in a man being arrested for alleged drug possession and a probation violation.

12:49 a.m. – A caller from Wilson Street reported her husband went outside and heard what sounded like a dozen shots from a .22 caliber gun.

2:42 a.m. – A caller from the 800 block of Old Tunnel Road reported hearing a single gunshot outside of his window. Officers were unable to locate anything.

11:06 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Mill Street reported vandalism to their plants.

– Laura Brown and Dave Moller

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