Police blotter: Variety of phone scams reported
Grass Valley Police Department
7:49 a.m. — A caller from South Auburn Street and Stacey Lane reported a transient camp with people living under a giant bush. They were moving on.
9:09 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported transients and after-school drug activity.
9:32 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Success Mine Loop reported a phone scam with people claiming to be from the IRS and threatening the caller with arrest.
9:46 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Colfax Avenue reported a possible squatter.
9:56 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of LaMarque Court reported a fraudulent phone call.
11:20 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Sutton Way reported an assault.
1:55 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Colfax Avenue reported people loitering and panhandling. Extra patrols were requested.
4:11 p.m. — A caller form Mill and Neal streets reported a drug house.
6:54 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Race Street reported young people partying in the woods.
7:31 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Joyce Drive reported a man urinating behind a fence who then left on a bicycle.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
9:25 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Bandolier Way reported a bear in the area breaking into homes.
9:33 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Manion Canyon Road reported a possible fraud via telephone.
9:39 a.m. — A caller reported a person in the 22000 block of Industrial Place was the victim of a fraudulent check cashed in Santa Fe Springs.
11:59 a.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Connie Drive reported the theft of an XBox controller.
12:29 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Nubian Way reported a scam call.
1:06 p.m. — A caller from Lake Wildwood reported the theft of a disabled placard.
1:28 p.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Angelina Way reported a warrant scam call.
4:02 p.m. — A man from the 11000 block of Reid Place reported finding spent fireworks on his property.
7:34 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Pleasant Valley Road reported a man with a backpack, wearing blue jeans, approached a girl after she got off her bus.
11:22 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Jericho Road reported loud music.
Nevada City Police Department
8:31 a.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Zion Street reported a shoplifter in custody.
8:46 a.m. — A woman from the 200 block of Brock Road reported she had been robbed.
9:10 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Nile Street reported possible identity theft.
1:29 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Boulder Street reported a loud party.
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