Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office
Midnight: A man was arrested on the 4200 block of La Madrona Drive in Santa Cruz during a welfare check when deputies determined he was under the influence of methamphetamine.
Midnight: A woman was arrested at the intersection of Graham Hill and Roaring Camp roads in Felton for a pair of felony warrants after deputies recognized her behind the wheel of her vehicle.
11:30 a.m.: A resident of Felton Empire Road in Bonny Doon reported that his home had been burglarized after someone had forced open a door.
1:16 a.m.: A woman was arrested and booked into Santa Cruz County Jail in Santa Cruz for a felony warrant after deputies found her inside a parked vehicle on the 100 block of Garden Lane in Boulder Creek.
Midnight: Deputies arrested a man at the intersection of Highway 9 and San Lorenzo Avenue for public intoxication after receiving a call about a drunk man. The man was taken to Dominican Hospital and treated for alcohol-related problems before being transported to Santa Cruz County Jail.
10 a.m.: A business owner on the 6200 block of Highway 9 in Ben Lomond reported that someone had entered his office and shed. Several tools stored in the shed were reported stolen.
5 p.m.: A resident of the 500 block of Hillcrest Drive in Felton reported that someone had burglarized his garage and stolen numerous items, valued at roughly $10,850.
Scotts Valley Police Department
4:18 a.m.: A man reported that someone had stolen a trailer that had been parked behind his workplace on Butler Lane after 8 p.m. Jan. 28.
1:27 a.m.: Officers pulled over a vehicle on southbound Highway 17, near the Sims Road exit, after they watched the car straddling the middle line for about a mile. The driver was arrested and released at the scene with a court date after the officers determined that his license had been suspended.
12:39 p.m.: A resident of the Forest Hills Motorhome Park on Scotts Valley Drive reported that an estimated $3,000 in jewelry was missing from inside a home.
1:13 p.m.: Officer took a report after a man allegedly stole women’s clothes from inside a dryer at a laundry facility on Mount Hermon Road. He was said to have left the scene in his purple van.
2:17 p.m.: A man was arrested on the 200 block of Mount Hermon Road after allegedly trying to leave a store without paying. The man, who was on probation for theft, was also determined to be under the influence of drugs.
9:24 p.m.: A man was arrested at a store on the 200 block of Mount Hermon Road after store employees spotted him — and an unidentified accomplice serving as a lookout — attempting to shoplift acne cream and cosmetics.
3:18 p.m.: A man was arrested and released with a citation on Scotts Valley Drive after he allegedly threw a football at a moving vehicle being driven by a man with whom he had a feud. The two men were arguing when officers arrived at 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.