Truckee Police Department

PELLET GUN ATTACK, June 10, 12:18 p.m., Spring Lane: Subject reported an unknown person shot his residential window several times with a pellet gun.

IPAD MYSTERY SOLVED, June 13, 8:42 a.m., Truckee Airport Road: An iPad was reported stolen from owner’s vehicle. It was later determined it wasn’t stolen, but just misplaced.

DOG CUSTODY DISPUTE, June 14, 5:02 p.m., Glenshire Drive: Male believes he has rights to a dog that he owned with his ex-girlfriend. He claims that his girlfriend has made comments about kicking dog.


DAMAGED MIRROR, June 15, 3:17 p.m., Moraine Road: During the night an unknown person broke the driver’s side-view mirror of a car.

VACATION BUST, June 16, 10:25 p.m., Bridge Street: Officers responded to a verbal disturbance between a male and female in a hotel room.

FOOL ME TWICE, June 17, 7:30 a.m., Truckee: Driver with a learner’s permit was stopped for moving violation. Driver was cited and told to park vehicle, but was later seen operating vehicle again. Vehicle was then impounded.

TRUCKEE HIDEAWAY, June 20, 6:12 p.m., Skislope Way: The victim of a burglary in Reno called to report that his stolen iPhone was sending him a notification from an address in Truckee. Subject was found in possession of item, cited, and released for possession of stolen item.

KEEP YOUR DOG AWAY, June 20, 8:35 p.m., Glenshire Drive: A belligerent subject began yelling at his neighbor over a dog being on his property. The subject threatened to cause harm to the dog. Report taken.

HOT DOG I, June 21, 4:44 p.m., Downtown: A dog was reported in an enclosed vehicle and determined to be distressed. The owner was contacted and issued a citation.

WAKE AND LOSS, June 22, 12:02 a.m., Truckee: Intoxicated subject woke up behind a building and discovered his wallet was missing.

DOG VS. SKATEBOARD, June 22, 9:03 p.m., Truckee: A juvenile was skateboarding down a street when three dogs broke free from owner’s hands. One of the dogs bit the juvenile.

MESSY WIFE, June 23, 11:10 a.m., Tyrol Road: Reporting party reported that an unknown person entered his residence and used it in an unclean manner. The wife of the reporting party later called to report she was the person responsible for the mess. Case closed.

FLEEING THE SCENE, June 23, 1:31 p.m., Brockway Road: Officer made a stop on a mechanical violation when driver fled into mobile home park and abandoned the vehicle. He returned later and was arrested for suspended license and no insurance. Vehicle impounded.

PHONE LINE HANG-UP, June 26, 3 p.m., Northwoods Boulevard: Single vehicle collision into telephone lines.

DOMESTIC ASSAULT, June 27, 12:28 a.m., Martis Valley Road: Officers responded to a report of domestic violence and discovered a male punched a female several times in the face. The male attempted to prevent officers from entering residence where female was.

SPOUSAL ASSAULT, June 27, 5:50 p.m., Sierra Drive: Victim called 911 reporting her husband had assaulted her and was armed with a gun. Suspect was taken into custody without incident.

HOT DOG II, June 28, 1:50 p.m., Northwoods Boulevard: Report of a dog locked in a hot vehicle. Dog was distressed. The car was seized and dog was taken to local shelter.

STRANDED HIKER, June 29, 10:37 a.m., Negro Canyon Trail Head: Subject’s vehicle broke down at trailhead. Subject was stranded for three days without food and water. Emergency aid provided.

PATIENT ARGUMENT, July 2, 6:11 p.m., Pine Avenue: Fight between two hospital patients sent to DA for prosecution.

GOOD FENCES, July 3, 10:32 a.m., Rainbow Court: Two property owners in a dispute over property lines. Report taken for documentation only.

DRUNKEN FIANCÉ, July 3, 10:33 p.m., Northwoods Boulevard: Female called to report her intoxicated fiancé was causing a disturbance. He was determined to be unable to care for himself and was arrested.

STOLEN HELMET, July 4, 5 p.m., Deerfield Drive: Victim’s motorcycle helmet was stolen as he went inside Chevron to buy snacks.

RUNAWAY STROLLER, July 5, 2:27 p.m., I-80 Westbound: A baby stroller was in the right lane blocking traffic. It was removed and booked into evidence.

DOG GONE WILD, July 6, 9:02 p.m., Hillside Drive: Reporting party said her neighbor’s dogs were barking for several hours, which is part of an ongoing problem.

PARTY AT THE INN, July 11, 9:08 a.m., East River Street: Unknown persons made an unlawful entry into an inn. The subjects had a party in the lobby.

ICE CREAM BEAR, July 11, 6:22 p.m., Woodbridge Lane: Bear entered a residence through an open window and ate ice cream out of the freezer.


Placer County Sheriff

FRANK IN THE FACE, June 4, 12:45 a.m., North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach: In a heated argument, a male threw a hot dog, which hit a female in the face.

ANGRY 2X4, June 8, 8:15 a.m., North Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Tahoe City: Two males got into an argument and one hit the other in the head with a 2×4. Later, at a different location, the same aggressor approached another male. This other male punched the aggressor in the head, fearing the wrath of the 2×4. The aggressor fled the scene and was later arrested for public intoxication.

EXPOSURE, June 8, 8:45 a.m., North Lake Tahoe Boulevard, Tahoe Vista: A transient male was found in a business wearing pants that were torn in the front and back, exposing his genitalia and buttocks. Deputy offered to buy him pants but he refused and was taken into custody for indecent exposure.

HIGH-HEEL ATTACK, June 15, 12:15 a.m., Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley: Female suspect arrested after she hit her ex-boyfriend in the head with the heel of her high-heel shoe.

GROPING, June 17, 10:15 p.m., North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach: A female was groped by a male as she walked home from work. Male suspect also took her wallet and later dropped it as he was fleeing the scene.

UNDERAGE BEER STEALING, June 17, 11:45 p.m., North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe Vista: Two underage males were stopped for a vehicle code violation. A case of beer was discovered during a consensual search of the vehicle. The minors admitted to stealing the beer from a grocery store.


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