Police blotter | TheUnion.com

Police blotter

Grass Valley Police Department


• A caller reported at 12:21 a.m. that a young man wearing a blue and white work shirt and a baseball cap was sleeping on the caller’s porch on the 300 block of South Auburn Street. Police responded and advised the man to move on.

Nevada City

Police Department


• A caller reported at 5:54 p.m. the theft of a mannequin at a store on the 400 block of Broad Street.


• At 11:31 a.m., a tree was on fire on the 700 block of Nevada Street. When firefighters responded, they discovered the cause of the fire was an electric malfunction of a street lamp mounted in the tree.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• A man called police at 7:29 p.m. to report that his wife was supposed to return for dinner at 5 p.m. and had not arrived yet to their home on the 13300 block of the Nevada City Highway. He said she had no medical problems and knew the area well.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User