The police blotter is a public record of incidents as reported by law-enforcement agencies. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are innocent until proven guilty. The information printed is preliminary and subject to change.
Excerpts from the call logs of the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Department:
Tuesday, May 12:
At 7:06 a.m., a resident in the Pappas Flat area near Gasquet reported hearing gun shots around 4 a.m. and again at 6:30 a.m.
At 7:58 a.m., a debit card was found in the 400 block of H Street.
At 9:05 a.m., a resident in the 800 block of Small Avenue reported someone broke into a shed on the property.
At 7:39 p.m., reports of trespassing in a vacant trailer in the 1900 block of Northcrest Drive.
At 11:06 p.m., a subject requested a welfare check on his girlfriend who he believes is being held against her will by her exboyfriend in the 400 block of Del Norte Street.
Wednesday, May 13:
At 2:59 a.m., a resident in the 2400 block of Cushing Street reported hearing what sounded like a gunshot from a trailer next her property.
At 12:26 p.m., a resident in the 100 block of Mobile Lane reported someone broke into his garage and vandalized his car.
At 3:11 p.m., a resident in the 300 block of Bertsch Avenue reported someone shot at him with an apparent pellet gun.
At 8:03 p.m., reports of shots heard at the boat ramp in the Alder Camp/Klamath Beach area.
At 10:53 p.m., a resident in the 600 block of 5th Street reported he scared off two subjects trying to break into his garage.
Thursday, May 14:
At 12:49 a.m., a resident in the 1300 block of Washington Boulevard reported a strong smell of smoke in the area.
At 7:40 a.m., Sutter Hospital in the 800 block of Washington Boulevard, reported a male subject had marijuana in his pocket and was refusing to give it up to security.
At 8:19 a.m., a resident in the 1200 block of Northcrest Boulevard reported his shed was broken into and power equipment stolen.
At 11:33 a.m., a resident in the 500 block of Langois Lane reported a harassment issue of a female subject she had a restraining order against.
At 11:42 a.m., someone reported a subject stole his backpack in the 700 block of Front Street and fled eastbound.
At 12:08 p.m., a report of a subject in the South Beach area who appeared to be fighting the air.
At 2:28 p.m., a resident in the 12500 block of South Indian Road reported that a subject at the residence attacked her.
At 2:57 p.m., a resident in the 300 block of National Boulevard reported she has security camera footage of a subject attempting to break into her trailer and shed.
At 3:01 p.m., reports of juveniles racing a motorcycle up and the street in the area of Concord and Jaccard running through stop signs.
At 3:36 p.m., a report of a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries on U.S. Highway 101 at milepost 15.
At 4:56 p.m., a report of two subjects in a fist fight in the 1400 block of Northcrest Drive.
At 5:03 p.m., a motorist reported juveniles were throwing rocks at his car in the area of A and Essex streets.
At 5:33 p.m., a report of an intoxicated subject in the 100 block of Vivienne Lane that broke a 40-gallon fish tank and was tearing up another room.
At 6:27 p.m., a report of a male subject that stole a pair of boots in the 1000 block of U.S. Highway 101.
At 6:32 p.m., a report of a subject that passed all the points of sale with a shopping cart full of items without paying in the 900 block of Washington Boulevard.
At 6:37 p.m., a report of a disabled vehicle in the Old Mill Road and Northcrest Drive area.
At 6:41 p.m., a request for removal of a subject going through the trash and won’t leave in the 1100 block of Marshall Street.
At 7:09 p.m., reports of a pitbull chasing people in the area of 1500 block of Del Mar Road.
At 8:43 p.m., reports of a subject that left with a building bag in the 400 block of M Street.
Friday, May 15:
At 4:25 a.m., a resident in the 100 block of Condor Street reported hearing strange sounds outside his window and that his roommate believes that someone may have tried to get in.
At 6:09 a.m., a resident in the 5400 block of Southbank Road reported catching prowlers on his property last night, his dog chased after them and he fired a gunshot into the lawn to chase them off.
At 7:57 a.m., reports of two subjects in a physical altercation behind the bowling alley in the 100 block of Mobile Lane.
At 8:01 a.m., Crescent City Police Department requested an ambulance for an assault victim with a head injury in the 700 block of K Street.
At 8:16 a.m., staff in the 600 block of L Street requested the removal of a subject acting strangely, possibly intoxicated in their parking lot.
At 8:20 a.m., reports of a subject on Dell Lane passing around a meth pipe and exchanging cash.
At 12:14 p.m., a subject reported multiple items were stolen from her vehicle in the 300 block of Dayton Road.
At 12:41 p.m., a report of foul smells coming from a vehicle that was abandoned in the area of Easter Court in Gasquet.
At 12:57 p.m., a resident in the 100 block of Snag Road in Fort Dick reported finding a piece of raw pork next to her barbeque in a possible attempt to poison her dog.
At 1:21 p.m., a resident in the 400 block of Wendell Street reported items were stolen from the home.
At 1:50 p.m., a report of possible power line down in the area of 6th and Taylor streets.
At 1:51 p.m., a report of a physical altercation in a parking lot in the 300 block of M Street that left a vehicle with a window broken out.
At 2:33 p.m., a subject reported finding a veteran’s headstone by a trash bin in the 9900 block of B Street Pier.
At 6:11 p.m., a subject reported hearing an audible alarm going off at the high school in the 1300 block of El Dorado Street.
At 7:34 p.m., a report of several subjects in a physical altercation in the 100 block of L Street with one going through a window.
At 9:51 p.m., a subject hearing four shots from a high caliber gun in the Blackwell/Burcham area.
Saturday, May 16:
At 12:29 a.m., a resident in the 600 block of L Street reported believing people were coming through the window.
At 2:25 a.m., a subject reported being assaulted earlier in the 100 block of L Street.
At 3:34 a.m., a subject reported just being assaulted in the 1000 block of Scenic Creek Drive.
At 12:55 p.m., a resident in the 800 block of 7th Street reported her daughter threw a plant in her face during a family alteration.
At 1:32 p.m., a report of a subject that stole several items from a store in the 600 block of M Street then fled in a vehicle.
At 1:40 p.m., a resident in the 400 block of Butte Street reported the home may have been broken into as the front door was found open.
At 2:26 p.m., a resident in the 1200 block of Murphy Street reported an unknown vehicle drove in front of her neighbor’s house, fired an airsoft or paint ball gun at the home then drove off.
At 2:32 p.m., an alarm went off in the back-door entry of a residence in the 1600 block of Northcrest Drive.
At 6:06 p.m., a resident in the 800 block of Fred Haight Drive in Smith River reported she believes her home was broken into in April as several items were broken and some missing.
At 7:16 p.m., a bus driver on Front Street requested the removal a subject that was either highly intoxicated or having a medical emergency.
At 7:55 p.m., a resident in the 600 block of L Street reported an unknown male subject, who he believes is a wiccan, was knocking on his door, threatening him.
At 10:02 p.m., a request for the removal of a subject refusing to leave a lobby in the 100 block of Pine View Court.
At 10:20 p.m., a report of a subject attempting to break into vehicles in the creamery parking lot in the area of Washington and California streets.
At 11:21 p.m., a resident in the 100 block of Mobile Lane reported there have been three subjects prowling their property.
Sunday, May 17:
At 2:20 a.m., a report of juveniles drinking alcohol in the area of Gasquet Toll Road.
At 4:32 a.m., an anonymous report of a male subject circling a neighbor’s home banging on windows.
At 6:45 a.m., a report of a pile of hypodermic needles found on the ground in the Washington Boulevard/Pebble Beach Drive area.
At 7:16 a.m. staff reported someone broke into the truckyard in the 1000 block of Northcrest Drive and stole several items.
At 8:36 a.m., a resident in the 1500 block of Napa Street reported someone broke into his wife’s car and stole several items.
At 9:39 a.m., a resident in the 100 block of 3rd Street reported finding in front of his house a strange device wrapped in tape with wires sticking out.
At 10:33 a.m., a report of a lost child wandering in the 2200 block of Railroad Avenue.
At 11:03 a.m., a report of a car broken into in the 700 block of Lauff Avenue and quarters stolen.
At 1:52 p.m., a resident in the Big Flat Area reported equipment was stolen out of a shipping container on the property.
At 2:26 p.m., a report of a subject trying to pry open the door to a residence in the 1000 block of J Street.
At 5:36 p.m., staff reported a subject stole several vibrators from a store in the 500 block of M Street.
At 8:25 p.m., a subject reported from the 400 block of U.S. Highway 101 she did not know where she was or how she got there.
Monday, May 18:
At 1:44 a.m., a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries occurred on U.S. Highway 199 at mile post 20.
At 7:34 a.m., a resident in the 1100 block of Oregon Street reported his car had been stolen.
At 8:38 a.m., a resident in the 200 block of Chevy Chase Way reported someone was breaking into her house.
At 10:30 a.m., a report of a downed power line at 7th and C Streets.
At 10:54 a.m., a report that sometime over the weekend someone broke into a building in the 1700 block of State Street.
At 2:39 p.m., a resident in the 2000 block of U.S. Highway 199 reported a package was stolen out of the residence’s mail facility.
At 4:03 p.m., a report of a car title stolen in the 900 block of Washington Boulevard.
At 4:37 p.m., a report from a callbox at mile post 30 on U.S. Highway 101 from someone who found a body.
At 7:07 p.m., a report from the 200 block of Salmon Avenue of a known, irate male subject yelling and screaming, throwing bricks and saying he was going to harm someone.
At 8:19 p.m., a report of a female subject that stole several items from a store in the 900 block of Washington Boulevard and that while fleeing ran into another customer with her shopping cart.
At 11:31 p.m., a resident in the 400 block of U.S. Highway 101 reported several subjects jumped out the second-floor window and fan off after law enforcement was spotted in the area.
Tuesday, May 19:
At 12:41 a.m., a resident in the 1800 block of Elk Valley Road reported chasing off a subject prowling around his neighbor’s house.
At 2:58 a.m., a report of a dog running loose chasing people in a park in the 1000 block of Butte Street.
At 6:36 a.m. a report of a wallet found in at 9th Street and Pebble Beach Drive.
At 9:40 a.m., someone reported several subjects were camping in the 9900 block of the Peacock River bar and one of them tried to assault her.
At 10:41 a.m., a report of a motor vehicle accident in the 700 block of L Street.
At 1:42 p.m., a resident in the 11900 block of Oceanview reported there was a bear in his house.
At 3:38 p.m., a subject reported that a barn fell on him in the 2400 block of Ton Rosa Road and was complaining of shoulder, back and lung pain.
At 5:09 p.m., a report of an attempted robbery at gunpoint on the Slaughterhouse Trail.
At 11:14 p.m., a report of several gun shots heard in the area of Elk Valley Road and Iowa Street.