Dispatch Log
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Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office

March 30

  • 11 a.m.: A man was arrested at his home on the 4900 block of Highway 9 in Felton after deputies allegedly found him under the influence of drugs and in possession of methamphetamine and a pipe when they arrived to serve him a warrant.

March 24

  • 2:30 p.m.: Authorities had no suspects after a bank-owned house and surrounding property on the 100 block of Orchard Drive in Boulder Creek were vandalized. The cost of damage to the building and fence was estimated at $1,100.

Scotts Valley Police Department

April 1

  • 9:47 p.m.: A scooter was stolen from Hocus Pocus Park when its owner left it unattended and unsecured near Vista del Lago.

March 31

  • 8:12 a.m.: Police took a report after parts of the sign marking the entrance to the Vineyards neighborhood were found to be missing at the intersection of Scotts Valley Drive and Zinfandel Circle.

March 28

  • 5:35 p.m.: A 61-year-old man was arrested at the Scotts Valley Drive exit on southbound Highway 17 because of a reported road-rage incident. The man allegedly scratched the arm of another motorist while trying to reach into the other man’s car and strike him following an exchange of hand gestures and erratic driving on Highway 17.

  • 9:26 p.m.: A 39-year-old man was arrested, cited and released when police determined that his driver’s license was suspended for a past drunken driving incident. Officers approached him on southbound Highway 17, near the Mount Hermon Road exit, where he had allegedly parked a vehicle in a marked “no parking” area. In addition, the registration tags on the vehicle were reportedly expired.

March 27

  • 5:18 p.m.: A woman was arrested, cited and released after loss-prevention workers at a business on the 200 block of Mount Hermon Road made a citizen’s arrest for shoplifting from the store.

March 26

  • 3:16 p.m.: A 30-year-old woman was arrested, cited and released after loss-prevention workers at a business on the 200 block of Mount Hermon Road reported to police that she had concealed cosmetics beneath a larger item in her cart and tried to leave without paying for them.

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. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty, and charges may have been added or dropped as of publication.
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