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Excerpts from the call logs of the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Department:
Sunday, October 29
At 12:30 p.m., caller reported grey smoke on the corner of Elk Valley Road and Iowa Street.
At 1:38 p.m., caller reported someone stole money out of his wallet in his garage on the 1500 block of Gainard Street.
At 2:13 p.m., caller on the 600 block of 5th Street reported he has dementia and believes he does not live in Crescent City.
At 3:44 p.m., caller reported a driver texting and swerving all over the road on the 900 block of U.S. Highway 101.
At 4:43 p.m., caller reported the compost pile across from the college garden on the 800 block of Washington Boulevard was smoking.
At 4:45 p.m., caller reported several subjects showing up at his house on the 3500 block of Kings Valley Road and taking his stuff.
At 5:54 p.m., caller reported witnessing a subject go into the smashed building on the 300 block of Fred Haight Drive and take a box.
At 6:22 p.m., caller reported transients taking food from their private party on the 700 block of Front Street.
At 6:41 p.m., caller reported several known subjects on a property he rents on the 3500 block of Kings Valley Road taking his stuff.
At 8:19 p.m., caller reported her mother’s purse was stolen from her vehicle on the 100 block of 7th Street.
At 9:11 p.m., caller reported a subject who lives in Medford threatened him with a firearm on the 100 block of Lorenzo Lane.
At 9:14 p.m., caller reported her Social Security card was missing on the 900 block of Washington Boulevard.
At 10:21 p.m., caller reported male subjects walking up the road the corner of California and Harding Street with possibly stolen bike parts.
At 10:37 p.m., caller reported they were lost in the woods, managed to make it back to Fern Falls at the end of the Boy Scout trail, but were not prepared for a night in the woods.
At 11:16 p.m., caller reported a subject she has a restraining order against was violating it by being at her house on the 900 block of Murphy Avenue. He had a knife and was trying to damage her vehicle.
Monday, October 28
At 1:10 a.m., caller reported he caught his neighbor prowling around his RV on the 2400 block of Keller Avenue.
At 1:36 a.m., caller reported his son ran away from his grandparents’ house on the 100 block of Parker Lane where he is supposed to be living.
At 7:54 a.m., California Highway Patrol requested additional units for assault behind the DMV.
At 8:21 a.m., caller reported her brother popped two tires on her vehicle with a knife on the 100 block of HIllcrest Lane.
At 9:37 a.m., caller reported she found a bike outside her house on the 2000 block of Malone Road.
At 10:09 a.m., caller reported having a visual on four subjects on the jetty with waves crashing over.
At 10:21 a.m., caller reported her brother showed back up at her residence on the 100 block of Hillcrest Lane and was yelling.
At 10:43 a.m., caller reported his neighbor outside yelling at him while he was blowing off the driveway on the 100 block of Moore Place.
At 11:43 a.m., caller reported he neighbor yelling and throwing things around his apartment on the 3100 block of Parkway Drive.