Placer County Sheriff’s

STOLEN SHRED, Feb. 1, 10:30 a.m., Navajo Court, Olympic Valley: Sometime overnight skis and a snowboard were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

FLAT TIRES, Feb. 1, 9 p.m., Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley: An unknown suspect slashed tires on victim’s car.

LOCK YOUR CAMPER, Feb. 2, 9:15 a.m., Tiger Tail Road, Olympic Valley: Skis were stolen out of an unlocked camper shell.


SPRING CLEAN-UP, Feb. 4, 10 a.m., Heartwood Drive, Carnelian Bay: $2,700 worth of landscaping tools were stolen from a locked storage container overnight.

CAR WARS, Feb. 4, 1 p.m., Beaver Street, Kings Beach: Victim returned to car to find someone had written “my Subaru STI can kick your ass” in the dirt on the victim’s car. There was no permanent damage done to the paint, but the next day the stem caps on the vehicle were glued shut on all four tire valve stems, causing $300 worth of damage.

PUBLIC BREAK-IN, Feb. 5, 8 a.m., Steelhead Road, Kings Beach: Sometime overnight a suspect broke the window to a public building.

NOT ON YOUR BACK, Feb. 5, 3:30 p.m. Ritz Carlton Drive, Truckee: An unknown suspect took a backpack that had been left in the lobby. The backpack was later located, without the $1500 worth of personal electronics.

TOO YOUNG, Feb. 6, 1 p.m., Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley: A 20-year-old male was cited for minor in possession of alcohol.

KEEP YOUR FRIENDS CLOSE, Feb. 6, 7 p.m., Lake Forest Road, Tahoe City: A victim suspects an acquaintance of stealing her snowboard and other personal items.

YOU DON’T HAVE TO GO HOME, BUT YOU CAN’T STAY HERE, Feb. 6, 11:30 p.m., North Lake Boulevard, Tahoe City: Female arrested for public intoxication after refusing to leave a bar and causing a disturbance.

SKI LOT BANDIT, Feb. 7, 9 a.m., Alpine Meadows Road, Tahoe City: Possible known suspect “keyed” a person’s vehicle while the owner of the car was skiing.

NOT OK, Feb. 7, 1:45 a.m., Granlibakken Road, Tahoe City: Male subject arrested for domestic violence.

LOST ON THE MOUNTAIN, Feb. 7, 5:30 p.m., Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley: A search was initiated for a missing snowboarder. The snowboarder was eventually located, uninjured, miles away, near Talbot Creek.

FEMME FATALE, Feb. 8, 2 a.m., Highlands View, Truckee: A female suspect pushed a female victim down some stairs, while also pulling her hard. The suspect was taken into custody for battery per a citizen’s arrest.

HOE PROBLEM, Feb. 8, 8:30 a.m., North Lake Boulevard., Tahoe City: Unknown suspect spray painted “OTL” on victim’s backhoe.

STOLEN GOODS, Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m., The Ritz Carlton, Truckee: An unknown suspect took someone’s laptop from an office in the hotel.

A GOOD, CLEAN DRUNK, Feb 9, 4:30 p.m., North Lake Boulevard., Carnelian Bay: A male was taken into protective custody for public intoxication after he was reported going through other people’s laundry at the Laundromat. He also had a warrant.

BROUGHT BACK, Feb. 10, 9 a.m., Squaw Creek Road, Olympic Valley: A $1500 welding power supply was stolen from a business, but then returned five days later.

WRONG HOUSE, Feb. 10, 12:30 a.m., Mineral Springs Trail, Tahoe City: A victim called to report someone trying to break into his house. The victim saw a male kick down his front door, and then realize it was the wrong house. The house was said to look identical to the suspect’s girlfriend’s house. The man was arrested for public intoxication and vandalism.

$$$$, Feb. 10, 9 a.m., Rose Ave, Tahoe City: Police took a report for embezzlement of a small company.

iSTOLE, Feb. 10, 2:30 p.m., Northstar Drive, Truckee: An unknown suspect stole a victim’s phone from his backpack.

DANGEROUS, Feb. 10, 9:15 p.m., Steelhead Avenue, Kings Beach: After a physical altercation a male subject pulled out a knife and threatened a victim.

A TOUGH DECISION, Feb. 12, 2 a.m., Bunker Road, Tahoe City: An incident report was taken about an argument between a male and a female who were breaking up. The ex-couple were fighting over who gets custody of a the shared dog they owned.

THIS IS WHY THEY CHECK, Feb. 13, Bristlecone Street, Tahoe City: During a welfare check of a male, he was found under the influence of a controlled substance. The man was arrested for the possession of possible heroin and two outstanding warrants.

FAKE BILLS, Feb. 13, West Lake Blvd., Tahoe City: A unknown suspect called a victim and claimed to be working for a large Utilities company. The suspect said the victim owed $870 in past charges. The victim paid the amount before realizing he had been duped.
OUT-OF-BOUNDS, Feb. 14, Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley: Three subjects were cited for skiing out of bounds in a closed area.

BONNIE AND CLYDE … ALMOST, Feb. 14, 4:25 p.m., North Lake Boulevard. Tahoe City: A male subject was asked to leave a restaurant after becoming belligerent to the manager, and trying to hit him. The suspect was arrested for public intoxication and assault. Whilst all of this was happening, the suspect’s girlfriend left the bar and attempted to drive off the parking lot when she was pulled over for a suspected DUI.
GOD IS WATCHING, Feb. 15, 7:30 a.m., Steelhead Avenue, Kings Beach: Sometime overnight an unknown suspect vandalized a statue at a local church.
POWER TOOL FRAUD, Feb. 17, 11:30 a.m., Lake Forest Road, Tahoe City: A suspect bought a $700 chainsaw using a check from a closed bank account. The suspect has apparently had multiple open fraud cases all across Northern California.
DUI COUNTRY, Feb. 19, 1 a.m., Sahara Drive, Carnelian Bay: Female was turned over to CHP for a suspicion of a DUI.
KEEPING WARM, Feb. 19, 9 a.m., North Lake Boulevard. Tahoe City: An unknown suspect stole about $200 worth of firewood from a condo.

NOT VERY NICE, Feb. 19, 4:45 p.m., Alpine Meadows Road, Tahoe City: A possibly known suspect scratched expletives into a victim’s car door, causing $1000 in damage.

Truckee Police Department

JUVENILE, March 15, 9:49 a.m., Donner Pass Road: A TPD School Resource Officer completed a report per education code, petitioning the Truckee Municipal Court to suspend a truant juvenile’s license.

FAMILY TIES, March 15, 8:45 a.m., Donner Trail Road: A suspect was arrested for brandishing a knife at his family members.
DUI COUNTRY, March 15, 9 p.m., Truckee: A man was involved in a hit-and-run collision and later arrested for DUI.

MARY JANE, March 15, 8:39 p.m., Truckee: A parent called to report that a juvenile had used marijuana.

WANTED MAN, March 17, 9:09 a.m., Donner Pass Road: A subject was arrested after violating terms of a domestic violence restraining order. The subject also had an out-of-country warrant; he was booked for both offenses.
ALWAYS REPORT, March 17, 3:30 p.m., Donner Pass Road: A suspected child abuse report was forwarded to police by a mandatory reporter. The report resulted in the juvenile’s father being arrested for child abuse and violation of probation.

SETTING A BAD EXAMPLE, March 18, 9:22 a.m., Donner Pass Road: Two parents got into a physical fight at school while dropping off their children. They were both cited by police for fighting on school grounds and released at the scene . Their permission to be on campus was revoked by the School District.
HOUSING DISPUTE, March 18, 12:52 p.m., Palisades Drive: A landlord and tenant had a dispute because the former tenant was seeking to recover personal property.
DRUNK DEPOSIT, March 23, 9:10 a.m., Donner Pass Road: A bank employee called and reported an intoxicated subject inside the bank. The subject was found inside a different business nearby and arrested for being drunk in public.

FRAUD, March 23, 9:54 a.m., Donner Pass Road: A report of unauthorized purchases on a company credit card was taken.

EX-GIRLFRIEND, March 25, 11:30 a.m., Truckee: A man reported that his estranged girlfriend, whom he hadn’t seen in over a year, vandalized his residence. He wanted an information report to document the incident.

SON-IN-LAW?, March 25, 6:54 p.m., Deerfield Drive: Documentation was taken of a verbal argument between a man and his girlfriend’s father.
IN PLAIN SIGHT, March 25, 11:50 p.m., Truckee: A subject known to have an active arrest warrant was contacted as he was walking down the street. He was arrested and booked without incident.

GRAVEYARD VANDAL, March 26, 12:11 a.m., Jibboom Street: An employee of the cemetery reported vandalism, estimating damages of $500. An investigation followed, and a suspect was identified and later arrested.

PANTRY ROBBER, March 26, 2:05 p.m., Donner Trail: During an investigation it was revealed that the suspect who had been kicked out of his parents’ house had returned unlawfully and stolen food. The suspect also threatened his parents while they asked him to leave. He was later located and arrested.

TRANSPORTATION QUARREL, March 26, 3:52 p.m., Donner Pass Road: Police responded to a fight on an Amtrak bus. One subject involved was arrested for an outstanding out-of-state warrant.

FAMILY PLAN, March 26, 4:07 p.m., Fairway Drive, Truckee: A physical altercation ensued between family members over a cell phone. The fight involved a husband, wife, and the wife’s oldest daughter. The husband fled prior to police arrival.

NO GOOD, March 29, 8:19 p.m., Mougle Lane: A woman was physically abused by her boyfriend. He was then arrested for domestic violence.

GETTING PHYSICAL, March 30, 10:47 a.m., Whitehorse Road: A husband and wife started a verbal altercation with each other, which escalated into a physical altercation. The wife was subsequently arrested for domestic violence.

TRIED TO RUN, March 30, 1:28 p.m., Jefferey Pine Road: Witnesses observed a male and female in a physical altercation on a residential street. The witnesses reported the fight but both the male and female fled prior to officer arrival. The vehicle they were traveling in was later located, and after investigation the male was arrested for domestic violence.

WRONG NUMBER, March 30, 6:52 p.m., Star Pine Road: An unknown suspect used victim’s personal information to open a cell phone record.

DISPUTE AT HOME, March 30, 9:41 p.m., Cedar Trail: A husband and his wife were involved in a verbal domestic dispute.

TOO DRUNK TO FUNCTION, March 31, 2:25 a.m., Truckee: A man telephoned the police and ask them to help him find his residence. When police arrived they found the man intoxicated and unable to care for himself. The man was arrested.

UNHAPPY HOME, April 1, 12:58 a.m., Skislope Way: A wife and husband were involved in a domestic dispute.

HOUSE CALL, April 1, 9:21 a.m., Olympic Drive: Unknown suspect entered through an open window of a house and stole a drill.

AN AGGRESSIVE SPORT, April 1, 9:45 a.m., Coburn Drive: A father and son got into a minor physical altercation after the son threw a football in anger at his father’s head. The case was documented as informational.

MORE THAN A TRAFFIC VIOLATION, 8:22 p.m., Truckee: A vehicle was stopped for traffic code violations. The passenger found to be in violation of probation. Officers also found narcotic equipment in the vehicle. The juveniles in the vehicle were transported home.

STOLEN BOOZE, April 3, 5:15 p.m., Donner Pass Road: A person reported that alcohol was shoplifted from a store.

DRUGS?, April 5, 3:26 p.m., Northwoods Boulevard: Report of a subject allegedly under the influence of narcotics causing a disturbance with a knife. An investigation determined the subject was not under the influence and no crime was committed.

EXPLOSIVE, April 7, 3:16 p.m., Bernese Lane: A resident discovered old blasting caps in boulders near his house. He contacted Placer County EOD for assistance.

RELATIONSHIP ISSUES, April 7, 10 p.m., Martis Valley Road: A woman and her boyfriend were involved in a domestic dispute.

ESCALATING, April 9, 12:10 a.m., Truckee: An officer observed two subjects involved in a verbal argument that turned physical. The two suspects were a couple who lived together. One suspect in the fight was arrested.

GRAND THEFT AUTO, April 10, 11:16 p.m., Donner Pass Road: A man called 911 and reported a vehicle was following him. The police came to the seen to find the reported man riding a motorized shopping cart that
he had stolen from a nearby business. He was arrested and booked for grand theft auto.


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