for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and
documents. The information includes citizen complaints and other statements
that have not substantiated or proven by an investigation or a courtroom. Jan. 26, 2:21 a.m.
Maple Street resident reported that a female
neighbor had stolen a rifle. The victim did not know the make, model or caliber
of the stolen weapon.
Jan. 26, 5:05 a.m.
A burglar made entry through an unlocked
front door at a business on Shore
Street to steal at least three computer monitors.
Jan. 26, 3:12 a.m.
A 2005 Mustang was reported about to be
repossessed on Pennsylvania Avenue.
Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m.
A resident near Cummins Way and Julian Drive said that there was at least
one teenage male (probably more) going to homes, soliciting money for a school
in the Antelope area. The youths were not visiting every house, and the “random
contacts seem odd,” said the resident. Police were asked to contact the youths.
Jan. 26, 9:12 p.m.
Avenue, a citizen reported that a pair of
juveniles had been throwing rocks at the citizen’s dog. After being confronted,
they fled, “backtalking” as they did so. The dog was not hurt.
Jan. 26, 10:07 p.m.
A woman at a 6th Street senior
apartment complex said she saw a man outside her window, performing a sex act
A 49-year old Grizzly Bay Road woman reported that she
had received a letter from an unknown prison inmate.
Jan. 26, 9:16 p.m.
A 33-year old resident of Woodhaven Lane reported that somebody had
burglarized his car. Stolen were $1,000 worth of titanium surgical plates and
screws. The incident was reported to security personnel at the gated complex.
Jan. 27, 12:22 p.m.
A citizen came to the lobby to report a case
of fraud or theft. The victim had ordered a phone from an Internet auction
site, but all that arrived was an empty box.
Jan. 27, 2:20 p.m.
Janet Drive woman said a female houseguest had
entered her room and thrown her to the floor, causing an injury (bleeding to
the face). No medical aid was needed.
Jan. 27, 5:06 p.m.
A woman reported finding her own stolen
vehicle in a parking lot behind a bar on the 2400-block of West Capitol.
Jan. 27, 7:01 p.m.
A witness said there was a 1978 Cadillac
“driving oddly” near Oakland Bay
Drive. The driver was going about 5 miles per
hour, with no tail lights. The witness couldn’t tell if the driver was drunk,
or disoriented by the fog, or just a bad driver.
Jan. 27, 8:20 p.m.
Security personnel at a Riverpoint Circle retail store watched a
22-year old Mosswood Circle
woman take a DVD of the movie “True Blood” from a shelf, put it inside her
jacket, and exit the store without paying for it. She was detained, arrested,
and given a notice to appear in court. The DVD was worth about $40.
Jan. 28, 9:50 a.m.
The registration stickers were reported
stolen from a 2004 Honda parked on Webster
Jan. 28, 11:29 a.m.
man reported that thieves had hit a home he owned on Pierce Street in West
Sacramento. They took a dishwasher, refrigerator, garbage disposal
and the carpeting. The loss was valued at $3,000.
Jan. 28, 12:43 p.m.
A man reported there was a male subject
removing the catalytic converter from a blue Thunderbird parked near Michigan Avenue and
The car might be abandoned, said the witness. The caller “did not want to get
involved” and declined to provide his contact information.
Jan. 28, 5:44 p.m.
resident threatened suicide.
Jan. 28, 2:30 p.m.
Brenda Way man reported that a pair of juveniles
in Summerfield Park had thrown a large piece of
concrete, hitting his house and causing possible damage. The juveniles were now
on the Patwin side of the park.
Jan. 28, 4:12 p.m.
A witness said a silver Lexus with four
juveniles in it had been “doing donuts” in the roadway near Stonegate Drive and
Muscovy Road – until their car hit the center curb and broke a wheel rim. Now
it was broken down in the road.
Jan. 28, 7:08 p.m.
A two-vehicle accident was reported at Jefferson Blvd. and
There was at least one apparent injury – a victim with a broken arm.
Jan. 29, 3:29 a.m.
A 23-year old Sacramento man was arrested for trying to
shoplift jewelry and a white “hoodie” sweatshirt from a Riverpoint Court store.
Jan. 29, 4:59 a.m.A loud party was
reported on Pennsylvania Avenue.
Jan. 29, 5:39 a.m.
A man on 5th Street reported that a
former friend had broken his glass rood, threatened to kill him, and thrown a
hatchet at him. The hatchet missed, but hit the door. The suspect retrieved the
ax and left the scene.
Jan. 29, 6:59 a.m.
A female panhandler was reported to be
“wandering throughout the store and verbally abusing the employees and
customers” at a West Capitol supermarket.
Jan. 29, 9:36 a.m.
Gang graffiti was found on a Douglas Street
Jan. 29, 11:56 a.m.
A citizen was “calling for a neighbor” at a Cummins Way senior
complex. The neighbor reported an “explosion” in her electrical system. It was
unknown if there were any flames or smoke.
Jan. 29, 2:35 p.m.
A security person at a Riverpoint Circle store said that a
shoplifting suspect had fled when they attempted to detain him. While fleeing,
however, the man had dropped his keys and left behind a couple of juveniles who
were still in the establishment. The man was now in front of the store.
Jan. 29, 2:49 p.m.A citizen said that
a known female suspect had stolen $900 in cash from the citizen’s room at a
West Capitol motel.
Jan. 29, 6:17 p.m.
A West Capitol supermarket said that on Jan. 17,
a male suspect had stolen some items, then returned with a false receipt and
immediately exchanged them for cash. The subject was captured on video. The
store reported that Elk Grove Police had contacted them because they were
pursuing a case against the same suspect, and had asked the store to report the
Jan. 29, 10:48 p.m.
A witness said there was a “male versus
female” disturbance near Madrone
Avenue and Westacre Road. The female was “running
circles around the male, and he is telling her to shut up.”
Jan. 29, 10:30 a.m.
Someone took two commercial truck tires and
rims from a casket company truck parked on Seaport Blvd. The loss was valued at
Jan. 30, 1:25 a.m.
A 32-year old Antelope man drove a Toyota
Celica into a ditch on the 1900-block of Linden Road. An officer believed him to
be intoxicated. “I have a toothache and I took a prescribed Vicodin,” the man
said. He was later arrested.
Jan. 30, 12:14 a.m.A small car and a
pickup truck were reportedly “chasing each other” near Westacre Road and Park Blvd. The car at one point drove up
onto a lawn. Both left.
Jan. 30, 1:42 a.m.
A citizen said there was a man on the corner
of 4th and D streets for the past hour, “just standing in the rain.”
Jan. 30, 1:57 a.m.
A security person interrupted a suspect
breaking into a vehicle in the parking lot of a Riverpoint Circle store. The suspect fled
in a dark green Kia. The guard discovered that a total of at least three
vehicles had been burglarized, after the thief smashed in a side window on
Jan. 30, 2:53 a.m.
A resident near Chaparral Way and Manzanita Way asked for extra police
patrols. The resident hears a barking dog, and believed that “wherever the dog
is barking, the owner may be in distress.”
Jan. 30, 7:38 a.m.
A man reported finding his stolen bike for
sale on the Internet. The person with the bike agreed to meet him later that
day at a Riverpoint Circle
store to complete the sale, the victim told police.
Jan. 30, 9:42 a.m.A witness reported
a two-car accident. One victim was “holding his neck.”
Jan. 30, 6:52 p.m.
A witness said an older female driver had
just hit the center island on the 1500-block of Park Blvd. – and then exited the vehicle
and ran away southbound.
Jan. 30, 8:04 p.m.
supermarket reported having a 15-year old boy in custody for trying to steal
$45.65 worth of vodka and brandy. The youth was on probation.
Jan. 31, 1:53 a.m.
An officer saw a 48-year old Salt Lake City man driving
on Stillwater Road.
The driver “failed to dim his high beams” and changed lanes several times
without signaling. The officer stopped the driver, who had a felony warrant,
and the driver was arrested.