Police blotter: Sept. 6, 2008 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter: Sept. 6, 2008

Grass Valley Police Department


9:31 a.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Joerschke Drive reported she believes a woman keyed her car during the night.

10:32 a.m. – A vehicle ran into a fence on the 900 block of Sutton Way. There were no injuries and the vehicle was towed.

11:50 a.m. – A caller reported a vehicle hit hers in the parking lot of a business on Hughes Road, and when she went to exchange insurance information, the driver took off.

1:38 p.m. – A traffic stop resulted in a man being cited and released for driving on a suspended or revoked license and his vehicle was towed.

2:17 p.m. – A caller from the 1400 block of Segsworth Way reported some neighbors continually yell at and harass children and passersby.

4:08 p.m. – A traffic stop at Highway 49 and Highway 20 resulted in a man being arrested on suspicion of possession of concentrated marijuana and booked into the Nevada County jail.

6:16 p.m. – A drunken driver was reported at McKnight Way and South Auburn Street.

6:58 p.m. – A person reported being locked into a business on Idaho-Maryland Road. The business owner was contacted to deal with the situation.

9:30 p.m. – A caller from the 900 block of Slate Creek Road reported wanting a man removed from the residence who was not welcome. Responding officers obliged the caller.


12:40 a.m. – A traffic stop on McCourtney Road in front of the Nevada County Fairgrounds resulted in a man being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol. He was booked into county jail and his vehicle was towed.

3:09 a.m. – Two men sleeping in Kidder Cemetery were advised they could not camp within the city limits.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


8:30 a.m. -A woman from the 12800 block of Shady Creek Drive reported the theft of gasoline from her vehicle overnight.

9:01 a.m. – A vehicle drove into a building on Combie Road.

11:44 a.m. – A woman from the 16700 block of Harmony Hills Way reported a jewelry theft at the residence. Deputies took a grand theft report.

11:49 a.m. – A caller from the 14500 block of Stagecoach Way reported the theft of an infrared camera from a tree on the property. The caller said neighbors had been complaining of recent acts of vandalism in the area.

12:59 p.m. – A wheelchair bound person fell on a parking lot on the Nevada City Highway. Medical personnel responded to the scene.

6:02 p.m. – A caller from the 10400 block of Lazy Valley Road reported possible elder abuse. Deputies opened a case.

6:45 p.m. – A woman reported her drunk boyfriend was trying to jump out of her vehicle as it was traveling on Highway 20. The man did get out at the highway’s intersection with Rough and Ready Highway and was restrained by the caller’s son and several passersby.

7:33 p.m. – A woman from the 15200 block of Beeman Lane reported a prowler in her carport.

8:46 p.m. – A 911 woman from the 19600 block of Tara Lane reported her daughter’s boyfriend pushed her.

10:59 p.m. – A woman from the 13800 block of Toby Trail reported a bear broke into her home, possibly moved to the garage and then left. Animal Control called a trapper.


3:36 a.m. – A resident of the 15100 block of Beeman Lane was unaware that the person’s vehicle was being repossessed.

7:16 a.m. – Two youths were reportedly fighting at a bus stop outside the Lake Wildwood gate. The caller called back to say the juveniles were just playing around.

Nevada City Police Department


5:30 p.m. – A man in handcuffs wearing an orange jumpsuit and a devil’s mask was running in and out of traffic on the Broad Street overpass.

– Dave Moller

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