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Nevada County Police Blotter: Cops called on Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts

March 19, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Monday 7:40 a.m. — A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man sleeping in the business's playground and had possibly been there all night. The caller thought he was hiding and requested he be moved along.

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Suspect found with nothing in his pants

March 18, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 9:41 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Race Street reported theft of pet food off the front porch in the middle of the night. The caller has the suspect on video. 10:10 a.m. — A caller from

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man in lot stares at fast food joint

March 15, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Thursday 9:40 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of North Auburn Street reported a vehicle parking in the handicap spot every day. The vehicle owner was warned of handicapped parking use and advised to park elsewhere. 9:59 a.m. —

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man ‘making himself a nest’ with a chainsaw

March 13, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Tuesday 8:57 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Sutton Way reported theft of meds. The caller went to pick up a prescription but it was picked up by someone else the day prior. 1:07 p.m. — A caller

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Raccoon reportedly running around in circles

March 12, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Monday 11:40 a.m. — A caller near the intersection of the Golden Center Freeway and Dorsey Drive reported a vehicle with a man who appeared to be passed out in the driver's seat. 3:02 p.m. — A caller from the 100

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Pain pills, guns stolen from unlocked vehicles

March 11, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 8:30 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of South Church Street reported an odd burning odor in the lobby. The info was sent to Cal Fire. 9:03 a.m. — A caller from Ryans Lane reported his loaded firearm

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Suspected trumpet case spotted

February 27, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Tuesday 11:06 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of South Church Street reported a threatening note was left on the caller's vehicle over the weekend. 1:39 p.m. —A caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported a man

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Dancing woman directs traffic

February 26, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Monday 7:25 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of East Main Street reported a transient sleeping at the back entrance. The caller called back saying a woman was currently "relieving herself" in the bushes at the location. 12:24 p.m.

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Street sign presents potential hazard

February 25, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 7:39 a.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Jenkins Street reported her newspaper had been stolen on and off over the past month. 12:28 p.m. — A caller from the 1500 block of Mulberry Drive reported a man

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Everyone’s a critic … man reported playing drums poorly

February 22, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Thursday 8:39 a.m. — A caller reported theft of a cell phone from his hand on Wednesday when the caller was on the 100 block of Mill Street. The caller tried to chase the suspect but was unable to keep up

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Snowboarder misdials 911 from the slopes

February 19, 2019 — GRASS VALLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT Monday 7:31 a.m. — A caller from Whispering Pines Lane reported their car was stuck and they weren't able to move. The caller was advised to call a towing company. 12:10 p.m. — A caller from East Main Street reported that

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man eating poisoned chicken wings asks for Jennifer Aniston’s phone number

February 18, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 9:01 a.m. — A caller near the intersection of the Golden Center Freeway and Idaho Maryland Road reported a tow truck pulling a vehicle with a tire smoking and on fire. 12:06 p.m. ­— A caller from the 600 block

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Aggressive driver blows kisses, throws dollars

February 15, 2019 — GRASS VALLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT Thursday 8:36 a.m. — A caller from Pleasant Street reported their neighbor had been banging on the floor with a hammer for the previous two hours. 1:10 p.m. — A caller from Empire Street reported hearing someone walking through the area

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Neighbor needs some kind of help

February 13, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Tuesday 8:27 a.m. — A caller near the corner of East Empire Street and Miners Trail reported hitting trash cans and then continuing to work. She then discovered there was major front-end damage. 10:07 a.m. — A caller from the 300

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Pig loose in area. Pig returns.

February 12, 2019 — GRASS VALLEY Police Department Monday 9:02 a.m. — A caller from Sutton Way reported a male lingering/loitering on the stairs of an apartment for about 45 minutes. 10:02 a.m. — A caller phoned in from an unknown location to the police department, and immediately hung

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Officers called on sober man who smelled of alcohol

February 11, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Sunday 8:49 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported being told by customers on site that there were several transients showering in the sinks, changing their clothes and scaring customers. Contact was made with two people

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Man wants ex to quit messing with his windchimes

February 8, 2019 — Nevada County Sheriff's Office Thursday 4:55 p.m. — According to Lake Wildwood security, a caller advised his ex-wife was outside messing with his windchimes. Security made contact with the woman and she was refusing to leave. 8:05 a.m. — A caller on Red Dog Road

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Yuba City native allegedly kills girlfriend, self

February 6, 2019 — A Bay Area woman was killed Sunday night by her Yuba City boyfriend in an alleged murder-suicide. Dr. Sarah Hawley, 27, recently graduated from medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, and moved to Utah to start her residency at the University of

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Nevada County Police Blotter: ‘There’s poop on the bus’

February 6, 2019 — Grass Valley Police Department Monday 8:28 a.m. — A juvenile caller playing with the phone said "there's poop on the bus," then disconnected. 4:43 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Columbia Avenue requested extra patrols in the area due to neighbor issues.

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Nevada County Police Blotter: Pig in driveway impetus behind call

February 5, 2019 — Nevada County Sheriff's Office Monday 4:42 a.m. — A caller near the corner of Magnolia Road and Dog Bar Road reported a tree down blocking both lanes. 5:14 a.m. — A caller near the intersection of Hammonton Smartsville Road and Highway 20 reported a tree

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