Police Blotter: Neighbor moves large pile of dirt; caller claims false imprisonment
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
9:26 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Sharmiden Way reported four vehicles driving up and down his road, following him whenever he leaves. Caller hung up on deputy because he didn’t believe he was law enforcement.
11:16 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of James Lane reported a burglary.
12:42 p.m. — PG&E reported a large encampment of trespassers on PG&E property.
1:36 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Tammy Way reported a phone scam claiming to be PG&E.
2:05 p.m. — A woman from Banner Lava Cap Road and Nevada City Highway reported panhandlers smoking in tall grass near the intersection.
2:16 p.m. — A caller reported the theft of a white and brown 1991 Ford F250.
3:43 p.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Fairview Drive reported possible fraud by a company claiming to be Magic Jack support.
4:48 p.m. — A caller from Lowell Hill Road reported three dirt bikes in the Steep Hollow Creek drainage ditch.
5:26 p.m. — A caller from Meadow Vista Road and Placer Hills Road reported a possible drunk driver.
6:29 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Huckleberry Drive reported a possible case of fraud.
8:07 p.m. — A caller reported a two car accident on Highway 49; no injuries were reported.
9:01 p.m. — A caller from Ridge Road reported a possible squatter inside a high end for sale home.
9:04 p.m. — A caller from the 21000 block of Pine Needle Lane reported an explosion in the woods that shook her home, which she says may be her neighbor setting off dynamite.
10:01 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Annie Drive reported bags of trash and a bottle of urine left in the parking lot of Alta Sierra School.
10:49 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Grizzly Hill Road reported a dog that had been barking for four hours.
11:04 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Gaston Drive reported his neighbor was sitting on his porch for 30 minutes with an object in his hand.
11:16 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Lewis Road reported that a party was going on at her house when she was away, the caller has a swimming pool at her home.
11:30 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Lime Kiln Road reported that his neighbor moved a huge pile of dirt in front of his gate which prevented him from leaving; he claims this was done on purpose and constitutes false imprisonment.
12:45 a.m. — An individual was arrested on a local warrant on Rough and Ready Highway and West Drive.
Grass Valley Police Department
7:50 a.m. — A caller reported a pedestrian walking along Highway 49.
9:04 a.m. — A caller reported a silver Tacoma cutting people off and brake checking on Highway 49.
11:43 a.m. — A caller reported a hit-and-run on her vehicle in the 100 block of Dorsey Drive.
1:04 p.m. — A caller reported a monument was knocked over and damaged in the New Elm Ridge Cemetery.
2:22 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Sutton Way reported someone camping out on the children’s rides in front of a store.
2:26 p.m. — Backup was requested for a report that panhandlers were smoking in tall grass at the intersection of Banner Lava Cap and Nevada City Highway.
2:41 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported panhandling.
2:41 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Penstock Drive reported someone stole her rear license plate.
2:52 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported approximately 30 gun shots in the area. The gun range was in use.
3:00 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Joerschke Drive reported the theft of a speaker box from her unlocked car.
3:03 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glasson Way reported a dog locked in a car.
3:38 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Sutton Way reported vandalism at the bus shelter.
3:47 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man playing a trumpet, panhandling and bothering customers.
4:05 p.m. — A caller from the 1200 block of Sutton Way reported that a Hospitality House employee wouldn’t give him his stuff back.
4:16 p.m. — A woman from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported the theft of her purse. The purse was located by law enforcement.
4:44 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sierra College Drive reported a case of possible fraud.
6:57 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of South Auburn Street reported a theft.
7:34 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a female juvenile shoplifted.
10:27 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 1000 block of Plaza Drive reported a man going through the garbage.
11:01 p.m. — A real estate agent reported from the 400 block of Colfax Avenue that two men attempted to enter a home for sale.
11:26 p.m. — A caller from the 900 block of Slate Creek Road reported a speeding car struck and killed her sister’s dog.
11:32 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Washington Street requested extra patrols in the area due to attempted vehicle break ins.
1:02 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Comstock Court requested extra patrols during the nighttime due to ongoing thefts in the area.
Nevada City Police Department
6:27 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Broad Street reported a blonde, very attractive woman with long legs speaking to an elderly gentleman, the caller suspected that the woman was soliciting.
3:26 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Searls Avenue reported a man on the campus of Gold Run School.
7:59 a.m. — An injured cat was reported at the main entrance of the Rood Center parking lot.
9:06 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Martin Street reported a burglary.
— Kael Newton
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