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. For information concerning a specific case, contact the individual law enforcement agency.
Excerpts from the call logs of the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Department
Monday, Sept. 7
At 12:45 a.m., a resident in the 100 block of Starfish Way reported locking herself out of her house.
At 3:39 a.m., a female subject reported being assaulted in the South Beach area.
At 9:07 a.m., male subject reported his bike was stolen sometime overnight from a campground in the 12400 block of Highway 101.
At 10:27 a.m., a report of a possible firearm found behind a business in the 600 block of Highway 101.
At 10:34 a.m., a report of a hit and run in a parking lot in the 500 block of Highway 101.
At 11:52 a.m. a female subject reported a male subject rear ended her vehicle in the 1200 block of 9th Street, then became very irate, exiting his vehicle and screaming at her before taking off in his vehicle.
At 12:43 p.m., a report of a vehicle striking a bear with the bear down in the roadway in the 17500 block of Highway 101.
At 1:30 p.m., a report of a vehicle fire in the 3000 block of Parkway Drive.
At 3:20 p.m., a report of a wallet found in the roadway at Washington Boulevard and Summer Street.
At 3:57 p.m., a report of a possible illegal burn in the 100 block of Del Monte Street.
At 4:43 p.m., a report of a vehicle versus motorcycle accident with injuries at Lake Earl Drive and Red Hawk Lane in Fort Dick.
At 6:24 p.m., a resident in the 200 block of Beckstead Avenue reported catching on camera a male subject attempting to get in his vehicles earlier in the morning.
Tuesday, Sept. 8
At 12:06 a.m., a female staff member reported being threatened by a subject in the drive-through in the 300 block of M Street.
At 5:01 a.m., a report of a subject prowling in the area of the 500 block of Pacific Avenue.
At 8:24 a.m., a report of a female subject stealing a bottle of vodka from a store in the 500 block of M Street.
At 8:44 a.m., a resident in the 100 block of Cowley Lane reported a known female breaking into his home and broke and ripped up several items.
At 10:58 a.m., reports of heavy black smoke from the end of Lake View Drive in Fort Dick.
At 11:35 a.m., a report of heavy smoke from the Big Flat area in Gasquet.
At 1:08 p.m., a report of a fire on the shoulder of the roadway at mile post 9.5 on Highway 199.
At 1:24 p.m., a resident in the 2500 block of Highway 199 in Hiouchi reported she could hear what sounded like fireworks in the wooded area behind the trailer park near the water towers.
At 4:25 p.m., a report of a vehicle vandalized in the 400 block of 3rd Street.
At 6:51 p.m., a report of a subject leaving a gas card at a gas station in the 300 block of Highway 101, then someone found it and used it.
At 7 p.m., a resident in the 500 block of Highway 101 reported she was just assaulted and her boyfriend left with all her belongings.
At 10:12 p.m., a report of subjects trying to get into the junkyard in the 1000 block of McNamara Road