Police Blotter: Sept. 24, 2010
Editor’s note: The Police Blotter consists of excerpts from dispatch reports by area law enforcement agencies. These reports are public record.
Wednesday – 68 calls for service
8:55 a.m. – A caller from Brighton Street reported a drunken man looked like he was going to jump off the bridge. He was moving on.
8:59 a.m. – A caller reported the theft of a state credit card.
9:27 a.m. – A home visit was requested to a residence in the 300 block of Mill Street due to reports of drug use. A man was arrested on a local warrant. Three children were taken by Child Protective Services.
10:55 a.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Marshall Street reported a residence had been broken into and a laptop computer had been stolen.
12:10 p.m. – A woman from the 23000 block of Nevada City Highway reported the theft of a vehicle while she was in jail.
12:53 p.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Race Street reported two men selling meat out of a truck without a permit.
1:36 p.m. – A caller from a business in the 100 block of Bank Street reported the theft of a bistro table.
3:10 p.m. – A caller from Memorial Park reported a large group of juveniles tearing up the park again. One juvenile was arrested, and one was cited on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance and released to a guardian.
3:34 p.m. – A woman from Church and Neal streets reported the theft of a phone.
4:26 p.m. – A caller from Memorial Park reported a man lying in the street in a fetal position. He was gone when officers arrived.
5:14 p.m. – A caller from Cypress Hill and Arcadia drives reported a person screaming for 20 minutes. The person could not be located.
6:25 p.m. – A caller from Highway 49 and South Auburn Street reported a garbage bag with what appeared to be a child’s leg sticking out of it. It was found to be a stuffed animal.
9:52 p.m. – A caller from Neal Street reported smelling marijuana.
10:24 p.m. – A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man demanded money, then fled on foot. Initially he was reported to have a gun, but the report appeared to be unfounded. A be-on-the-lookout advisory was issued.
12:23 a.m. – Several callers from the 100 block of Lidster Avenue reported a woman screaming. She agreed to go inside.
Wednesday – 65 calls for-service
8:16 a.m. – A caller from the 23000 block of Scotts Flat Road reported vandalism to the spillway last weekend. The person fled on foot, leaving behind a backpack with identification and spray paint cans.
8:20 a.m. – A caller from Highway 20 and Rex Reservoir Road reported a grass fire.
9:03 a.m. – A caller from Highway 49 and Ponderosa Pines Way reported picking up an elderly woman who was walking in the middle of the highway. She did not know where she lived. She was taken home and Adult Protective Services was contacted.
9:32 a.m. – A caller from the 19000 block of John Born Road reported a possible fraud.
11:14 a.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Highway 49 reported a water hose to a boat had been cut .
12:25 p.m. – A caller from Steep Hollow reported shooting for the last 15 minutes.
12:43 p.m. – A man from the 22000 block of Dog Bar Road reported the theft of rock from his driveway.
12:56 p.m. – A man from the 11000 block of Gautier Drive reported the theft of jewelry Saturday night.
1:07 p.m. – A woman from the 12000 block of Pioneer Road reported a man who said he was checking power poles might have been casing her residence.
1:23 p.m. – A caller from the 22000 block of Kingston lane reported someone stole a battery out of a company vehicle.
1:29 p.m. – A woman from the 11000 block of Squirrel Creek Road reported the theft and unauthorized use of a debit card.
5:18 p.m. – A man from the 24000 block of Green Valley Road reported being threatened online by a Santa Cruz kite company. He was referred to the fraud department at Facebook.
Wednesday – 13 calls for-service
8:12 a.m. – A caller from Jordan Street reported campers at the wastewater treatment plant. They were advised they were trespassing.
4:18 p.m. – A man from the 700 block of Zion Street reported a dispute over medical marijuana.
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