Dispatch log
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Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office


Dec. 19


Midnight: A resident of the 200 block of McKee Road in Felton reported that someone had stolen mail from her mailbox.


11:23 p.m.: A man was arrested in Boulder Creek after he allegedly showed up intoxicated to a residence on the 300 block of Acorn Drive in Boulder Creek, got into a physical altercation with the resident there, and broke a window before attempting to flee from responding deputies on foot.


Dec. 18


8:30 a.m.: A resident of the 5300 block of Highway 9 in Felton reported that someone had entered his residence through an unlocked door and stolen numerous items, including coins and medication.


12 p.m.: A resident of the 1100 block of Fern Avenue in Felton reported that a tenant may have stolen an estimated $2,500 worth of items over the 3.5 years of her tenancy.


Dec. 17


8 a.m.: A resident of 10800 block of Riverside Road in Brookdale reported that someone had broken the back door to his house.


Scotts Valley Police Department


Dec. 22


3:14 p.m.: A 23-year-old man was arrested at a grocery store on Mount Hermon Road after he allegedly stole medication and alcohol. He was issued a citation and released with a court date.


7:16 p.m.: A resident of Lockewood Lane reported that a wedding ring and other items of jewelry had been stolen from her room.


Dec. 21


5:38 p.m.: A grocery store on Mount Hermon Road reported that three women had shoplifted several cans of baby formula and fled in what was described to officers as a gold or silver Chrysler LeBaron.


Dec. 20


11:58 p.m.: A man was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol at the intersection of Granite Creek Road and Meadow Way after officers spotted his vehicle driving on the wrong side of the road.


Dec. 19


1:07 p.m.: A resident of Lockewood Lane reported that several personal items, including several hundred dollars in cash, was missing.


Dec. 18


2:35 a.m.: A woman was arrested for public intoxication on Civic Center Drive when she passed out in the back of a taxi and wouldn't wake up. The woman was taken to Dominican Hospital for medical clearance before being transported to the Santa Cruz County Jail.


4:38 p.m.: Diesel fuel was reported stolen from a parked vehicle on Carbonero Way.


7:30 p.m.: Officers responded to reports of suspicious activity at a gas station on Mount Hermon Road. Upon arrival, they contacted a 21-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman inside a vehicle that had been reported stolen out of San Mateo County. Both occupants were Oakland residents and were each found to have warrants out for their arrest. A search of the vehicle uncovered numerous items of stolen property, including several identification cards and credit cards, which police believed were used to commit identity theft. Both were taken into custody and booked in the Santa Cruz County Jail.


Dec. 17


1:45 p.m.: Multiple items were reported stolen from inside a parked vehicle at a shopping center on Mount Hermon Road.


8:40 p.m.: A man was arrested and released with a citation for driving with a suspended license after officers stopped him on Scotts Valley Drive for displaying a plate and registration tabs belonging to another vehicle. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

- This column includes items reported in dispatch logs of the listed agencies and records of the California Highway Patrol and area fire departments. Additional information may be based on reports from other agencies and officers. The Press-Banner reminds its readers to lock their vehicles and homes.

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