Nevada County Police Blotter: Drivers reportedly endangering infants
Grass Valley Police Department
9:30 a.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported graffiti in the restroom.
10:16 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of South Church Street reported finding a syringe on the lawn.
10:42 a.m. — A man from Bank Street and Hansen Way reported a woman threw a rock at his car. She was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct, being under the influence of a controlled substance, possessing a controlled substance, and resisting arrest, as well as an outstanding warrant.
11:16 a.m. — A caller from the 1000 block of Plaza Drive reported a man pushed a woman on the ground and pulled money out of her bra to pay for beer. The situation was mediated.
12:21 p.m. — A man from the 300 block of Hughes Road reported finding multiple syringes near the road.
1:06 p.m. — A man reported vandalism to vehicles.
1:26 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Bank Street reported a woman driving a CRV with an infant in her lap. She could not be located.
1:37 p.m. — A caller reported threats. A case was taken.
2:23 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Dorsey Drive reported a Ducati motorcycle pulling wheelies and passing on the median.
4:47 p.m. — A caller reported check fraud.
6:13 p.m. — A caller from Cypress Hill Drive and Hughes Road reported a man riding a motorcycle while holding a helmet-less baby. He could not be located.
9:17 p.m. — A woman from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported a theft from an unlocked vehicle.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
12:14 a.m. — A caller from Rodeo Flat Road reported two men and a woman in a vehicle had pulled into the driveway and were shining flashlights into the caller’s vehicles. They then left. The caller followed them and they threw something, and seemed to be under the influence of a controlled substance.
2:01 a.m. — A caller from Digger Pines Circle reported two men in a minivan had flashlights and were looking around private property. They then left.
6:19 a.m. — A caller from Dog Bar Road reported finding a long-haired Chihuahua that showed signs of possible abuse and that had emotional issues. The dog was taken by the caller to the animal shelter.
9:17 a.m. — A man from Sadie D Drive reported a woman punched him in the face, then left. He did not need medical attention. An emergency protective order was issued.
9:35 a.m. — A caller requested a welfare check on sheep at an address on Bissell Place. A warning was issued that additional incidents would result in criminal charges.
9:54 a.m. — A caller from Rollins Park Drive reported two aggressive dogs at large. A report was taken and charges filed with DA.
10:44 a.m. — A caller requested an area check for a possible downed helicopter that was doing contract work for PG&E. It was tracked and found to be heading to Colusa.
11:35 a.m. — A woman from Squirrel Creek Road reported fraud and money taken from her account.
11:57 a.m. — A caller from Blackledge Road reported ongoing trespassing, vandalism and threats.
1:52 p.m. — A caller from Arrowhead Mine Road reported a man was drunk and was tearing up the road with a tractor and swinging chains at him. A report was taken.
5:28 p.m. — A caller reported possible extortion.
5:48 p.m. — A caller from Alta Sierra School reported people there drinking beer and throwing things around.
6:29 p.m. — A caller from Bitney Springs and Newtown roads reported trespassers, who were chased off.
9:30 p.m. — A caller from a business on Alta Sierra Drive reported a man came in and asked odd questions about whether there was an alarm. Extra patrols were requested.
Nevada City Police Department
11:09 a.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported that “Rob the town drunk” was passed out on a bench and frying in the sun.
3:17 p.m. — A caller from West Broad Street and Chief Kelly Drive reported a “pantsless man” walking by a school bus. He could not be located.
11:56 p.m. — A caller from York and Broad streets reported a very loud group of people chanting and screaming. They could not be located.
— Liz Kellar
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