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Nevada County Police Blotter: Officers called for woman selling puppies by public bathrooms

January 14, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 9:31 a.m. — A caller from the 1200 block of East Main Street reported a woman just seen drinking whiskey in her vehicle. 9:38 a.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a man and woman

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Nevada County Police Blotter: $5,000 worth of letters stolen

January 11, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Thursday 8:56 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported someone who was arrested the previous evening was intoxicated again and back on the property. Officers were unable to locate the person. 9:10 a.m. — A caller

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Nevada County Police Blotter: ‘Closed Register’ sign takes flight

January 10, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Wednesday 8:17 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man in the restroom for the past 45 minutes and when staff questioned if he's OK he keeps yelling and cursing. The man eventually left. 9:04

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Cyclist runs into vehicle, driver buys rider lunch

January 8, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Monday 9:42 a.m. — A caller from the 1200 block of Sutton Way reported loaning his debit card and PIN to a transient now in Berkeley. He charged over $1,000 to the debit card. He was advised to bring transaction history

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man advised to close social media account after sending embarrassing picture

January 7, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 9:54 a.m. — A caller near the intersection of the Golden Center Freeway and South Auburn Street reported a road rage situation. A vehicle followed the caller into a parking lot but then left. 4:02 p.m. — A caller from

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Best of Blotter 2018, Part Two

December 31, 2018 — The Union is one of the few newspapers that still prints items from its local law enforcement agencies' dispatch reports, and they are among the most-read articles in the paper. While serious news takes place in those reports — things you'd want to know about

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Best of Blotter 2018, Part One

December 30, 2018 — The Union is one of the few newspapers that still prints items from its local law enforcement agencies' dispatch reports, and they are among the most-read articles in the paper. While serious news takes place in those reports — things you'd want to know about

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Woman reports theft happening for past three years

December 28, 2018 — Nevada County Sheriff's Office Thursday 12:31 a.m. — A caller near the corner of Alta Sierra Drive and Dog Bar Road reported a suspicious vehicle and a subject in a hoodie walking in the vicinity. 6:03 a.m. — A caller from Joseph Drive reported theft

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man reported talking about blood on a rug and the Panama canal

December 21, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Thursday 8:08 a.m. — A caller near the corner of Sierra College Drive and East Main Street reported a signal was completely out and drivers weren't understanding how to navigate it properly. Officers found traffic to be flowing normally. 10:13 a.m.

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man drops by police department to complain about Donation Day parade

December 20, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Wednesday 8:06 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Bank Street reported an internet scam to the tune of about $18,000. 8:33 a.m. — A caller requested something be done about chem trails in the sky. The caller was

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Rabid, aggressive skunk reported

December 19, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Tuesday 7:16 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Sutton Way reported theft from a vehicle. It was unknown if the vehicle was locked. 8:43 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Maltman Drive reported an unknown

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Nevada County Police Blotter: People ‘acting like they own the world’

December 18, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Monday 7:11 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of East Main Street reported a man in the bathroom doing drugs. An arrest was made on charges of possession of a controlled substance for sale. 7:54 a.m. — A caller

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Caller’s son ‘holding the whole house hostage’

December 12, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Tuesday 8:11 a.m. — A caller from the 1100 block of Sutton Way reported a man sleeping in front of a business, covered in blankets. 11:18 a.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Sutton Way reported a shoplifter in

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Hearing in Jamie Kinseth homicide case postponed

December 9, 2018 — WOODLAND — The preliminary hearing for a Davis woman accused of fatally shooting her ex-boyfriend has been delayed until January while attorneys in the case await the receipt of reports and other discovery. Hayley Katherine Gilligan, 30, is charged with murder and use of a

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Person on golf cart swings clubs at geese

December 7, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Thursday 7:25 a.m. — A caller from the 900 block of East Main Street reported someone lying in a driveway refusing to move. 7:44 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Joerschke Drive reported a disturbance with his 16-year-old

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Officers deal with neighbors who like to gripe

December 4, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Monday 7:56 a.m. — A caller near the corner of Morgan Ranch Drive and Ridge Road identified themselves as a bus driver trying to left from Morgan Ranch onto Ridge but the light was staying red. 10:36 a.m. — A caller

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Caller calls cops on crying cows

December 3, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 7:22 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported being a taxi driver and having problems with a fare not paying and throwing items around. 11:48 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glasson

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Mysterious man at mailboxes encourages caller to ‘look out for the snipers’

November 30, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Thursday 8:03 a.m. — A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported a male transient with a large amount of belongings that has not ordered anything and refusing to leave. An arrest was made on charges of public

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man on road looks like Road Warrior from Mel Gibson movie

November 19, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 8:52 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of South Church Street reported theft of a rear license plate while he was at church. 9:50 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Iron Horse Place reported theft

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Child tells dispatch ‘you’re stupid’

November 16, 2018 — Grass Valley Police Department Thursday 7:11 a.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man sitting near a pharmacy requiring medical attention. The caller said he had a bag of blood. 7:44 a.m. — A caller from the 200

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