Dispatch log
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Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office


Nov. 30


Midnight: A man had to be airlifted to a hospital in the Bay Area after he bailed out of a moving vehicle and rolled down a steep embankment on Highway 9, near Laurel Drive, in Felton. Deputies had been pursuing his vehicle since he failed to stop for an equipment violation.


12:30 p.m.: A resident of the 000 block of Grainger Lane in Bonny Doon reported that someone had stolen identification cards and an estimated $450 in items from an unlocked parked vehicle.


Nov. 29


6 p.m.: A man reported that someone had punctured all four tires on his vehicle, which had been parked on the 6200 block of Graham Hill Road.


9:41 p.m.: A resident of the 100 block of San Lorenzo Avenue reported that someone had slashed the tires of several of his parked vehicles.


Nov. 27


Midnight: A resident of the 400 block of High Street in Brookdale reported that someone had made more than $1,200 in fraudulent charges on her credit card.


5:56 p.m.: A man reported being attacked by another man, whom he claimed headbutted him on the 6200 block of Graham Hill Road in Felton. A witness at the scene corroborated the man's story.


8:48 p.m.: A man was arrested for public drunkenness when deputies responded to a report of a domestic disturbance on the 6600 block of Highway 9 in Boulder Creek.


Scotts Valley Police Department

Dec. 3

3:24 a.m.: Officers received reports of graffiti from two businesses on Scotts Valley Drive.

Dec. 2

2:14 a.m.: Officers arrested a man for driving under the influence of alcohol when they came across the man's vehicle in a drive-thru on Mount Hermon Road. Two open beers were found in the vehicle's cup holders and several passengers were vomiting. Upon the failure of a field sobriety test, the driver was arrested.

10:22 p.m.: A woman was arrested at the Polo Ranch Barn after narcotics and paraphernalia were located on her person.

Dec. 1

7:14 p.m.: A wallet, containing identification, cash, and credit cards, was reported lost at a business on Mount Hermon Road.

Nov. 30

3:57 p.m.: Officers stopped a vehicle on Mount Hermon Road after spotting false registration stickers. The driver was arrested after the officers discovered she'd been driving on a suspended license and was in possession of a methamphetamine pipe.

5:08 p.m.: Officers took a report after someone tipped over and broke a vending machine on the former Bethany University campus on Bethany Drive.

Nov. 28

12:52 a.m.: A purse, containing credit card and identification, was reported stolen from a business on Mount Hermon Road after the owner left it unattended for two hours.

Nov. 27

12:19 p.m.: A motorist was arrested outside a business on Scotts Valley Drive for driving under the influence of alcohol after failing a field sobriety test.

1:11 p.m.: Patio furniture, valued at approximately $200, was reported stolen from outside a business on Scotts Valley Drive.

Nov. 26

12:52 a.m.: Officers arrested a woman on Mount Hermon Road for the theft of cupcakes and other baked goods after she attempted to flee a grocery store.

- 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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