Police blotter: Pot-smoking Santa lookalike reported
Gras Valley Police Department
10 a.m. — A woman from the 100 block of Sterling Court requested extra patrols due to having packages stolen from her front porch.
12:46 p.m. — A caller from the 200 bock of South School Street reported two men, one of whom looks like Santa Claus, smoking pot on the sidewalk. No drugs were found.
1:26 p.m. — A caller from the 1300 block of Whispering Pines Lane reported drug and transient issues.
3:3 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Harris Street reported three or four people camping behind a residence.
4:30 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Union Jack Street reported juveniles under a stairwell doing something that is causing embers to spark. They had left before an officer arrived; it appeared they had made a fort.
5:13 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Sutton Way reported shoplifting.
5:30 p.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported a transient with a pitchfork digging through trash.
5:38 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Lamarque Court reported a man smoking marijuana in his yard.
5:46 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Brighton Street reported a woman trespassing, who was arrested on suspicion of having several outstanding warrants.
6:38 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of West Main Street reported a vehicle that kept driving back and forth over a flower bed before leaving the scene.
8:27 p.m. — A caller from the hospital reported a 16-year-old seeking treatment for an assault.
9:56 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported two men in a fistfight.
12:08 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported a crazy lady yelling and screaming. A person was cited on suspicion of driving on a suspended license.
1:52 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man yelling at people, who was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
2:07 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of North School Street reported people yelling, who were advised to keep it down.
5:57 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man carrying knives and making odd statements. He said he had tried to buy items with the knives, and was admonished to not return.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:08 a.,. — A caller from the 15000 block of Little Valley Road reported the theft of a duffel bag.
8:40 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Bass Trail reported identity theft.
9:40 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Lime Kiln Road reported two small black pigs on his property, which were not friendly.
10:44 a.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive reported two men drinking fro open containers, who had been with two small children. They were moving on.
10:46 a.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Little Valley Road reported receiving a fraudulent check for possible employment.
11:25 a.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Old State Highway reported vandalism to a residence.
11:55 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Combie Road reported shoplifting.
12:04 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Lone Lobo Trail reported identity theft.
12:10 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and the South Yuba bridge reported a car on fire.
12:49 p.m. — A woman from the 20000 block of Golden Bear Drive reported her neighbor’s two dogs killed an orphaned fawn.
12:57 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Brunswick Pines Road reported someone purchased two phones using someone’s name.
2:39 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Voyageur Way reported a burglary.
3:07 p.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Sages Road reported mail theft.
4:49 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Retrac Way reported an assault from August.
5:14 p.m. — A caller from Robin Street reported a man against whom there is a restraining order is trying to get into a residence through the window. He was arrested on suspicion of spousal abuse.
5:36 p.m. — A caller from Allison Ranch Road and Mote Lane reported a fire from a pile of smoldering wood chips.
Nevada City Police Department
11:17 a.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Zion Street reported a panhandler.
12:23 p.m. — A caller from Coyote Street reported a transient camp.
12:24 a.m. — A caller from Hirschman’s Pond reported a vegetation fire across from juvenile hall.
— Liz Kellar
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