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Police blotter

Grass Valley

Police Department


n 9:51 a.m. – Police arrested a man on the 100 block of Neal Street on suspicion of numerous drug violations, violation of probation and an outstanding warrant.

n 11:18 a.m. – A caller from the hospital reported a patient was using multiple Social Security numbers, and it needed to be reported to law enforcement.

n 12:16 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported a tenant threw water all over the landscaper and manager after complaining it was too noisy.

n 12:24 p.m. – A woman called from a store on the 12000 block of Nevada City Highway to report she told a man he had to leave because she had a restraining order against him, and he threatened to kill her. Police contacted the woman, who declined to press charges.

n 1:13 p.m. Ð A man called from a restaurant on Freeman Lane to report he may have found a bomb behind the business. Police determined there was no bomb.

n 3:24 p.m. Ð Police arrested a 54-year-old woman on the 300 block of Mill Street on suspicion of violation of probation.

n 3:41 p.m. Ð A caller from the 500 block of East Main Street called to report a vehicle and a bicycle collided. The bicyclist was transported to the hospital.

n 7:57 p.m. Ð A woman called from the 200 block of Joerschke Drive to report the outer pane of her sliding glass door was shattered and the door was still locked from the inside. Police could not confirm vandalism occurred. The lawn had been mowed earlier and a rock may have hit the window.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


n 10:59 a.m. – A caller from the 13000 block of Country Heights Drive reported the power company was attempting to shut off power, and homeowners were fighting with the workers. A deputy responded. No arrests were made.

n 11:08 a.m. – Deputies stopped a car on Highway 49 at Brunswick Road and arrested one person on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. A second person was arrested on suspicion of violating parole, driving on a suspended license and driving without vehicle registration.

n 12:57 p.m. – A woman called from McKitrick Ranch road to report two men in a black SUV were driving up and down the street, “casing” her house. A deputy contacted the men, who were looking for river access.

n 3:24 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Mooney Flat Road reported a person threatened to burn down a house. A deputy took a report for criminal threats.

n 7:08 p.m. – A woman called from the 11000 block of Conestoga Drive to report hearing shots fired from a semi-automatic gun, and two women were screaming. Deputies searched the area and found nothing suspicious.

n 10:35 p.m. – A man called from the 10000 block of Spenceville Road to report his girlfriend tried to stab him with a pocket knife and she ripped the phone line from the wall. The woman went to a neighbor’s house, called 911 and reported her boyfriend beat her up. Deputies arrested the 20-year-old woman on suspicion of domestic violence and damaging a telephone line.

n 11:26 p.m. – Deputies stopped a man while he was urinating on the side of a building on the 10000 block of Combie Road. One man was cited and released on suspicion of violating a city ordinance and another person was cited and released for a warrant out of Burbank. The men were released to a sober driver.


n 7:23 a.m. Ð A man called from the 23000 block of St. Helena Drive to report his dog brought home what appeared to be a crack pipe. The caller would dispose of the item.

Nevada City

Police Department


n 5:45 p.m. – A caller reported a woman entered a church on the 600 block of Hollow Way without permission, and she was escorted out.

n 9:40 p.m. – A caller from Broad Street reported a man wearing swim trunks and a T-shirt was lying on the sidewalk in front of a business. An ambulance transported the man to the hospital.

– Robyn Moormeister

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