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:
Wednesday, Sept. 23:
At 10:11 a.m., a resident reported that two people tried to kill him and take his money the other day in the 100 block of Becky Court.
At 11:20 a.m., a report of hypodermic needles found in the 700 block of Washington Boulevard.
At 1:10 p.m., staff reported someone stole items from a gas station in the 1200 block of Northcrest Drive last night and this morning.
At 2:33 p.m., a campaign sign was stolen from a yard in the 900 block of Elk Valley Road.
At 2:52 p.m., a report of a single vehicle accident in the Collier Tunnel on Highway 199 near Gasquet.
At 4:55 p.m., someone reported a subject attacked him with a knife in the 400 block of Macken Avenue.
At 5:19 p.m., a report of a transient male taking things off a door step in the 100 block of 3rd Street.
At 5:39 p.m., a report of an open door at a vacant building in the 800 block of G Street.
At 6:46 p.m., a resident in the 5900 block of Kings Valley Road reported a trail camera picked up an unknown subject trespassing on his property.
At 7:05 p.m., a dog was found in the area of 100 block of Victoria Street.
At 7:39 p.m., multiple reports of a possible DUI driver, who nearly caused a collision, scraping against the curb at Highway 101 and Northcrest Drive.
At 8:40 p.m., a resident in the 600 block of L Street reported prowlers are back in the area.
At 8:40 p.m., a resident in the 600 block of L Street reported subjects are back in the parking lot, surrounding his room, hiding behind cars.
At 9:33 p.m., a resident in the 1700 block of Northcrest Drive reported hearing possible gunshots in the area.
At 10:52 p.m., a resident in the 100 block of Mobile Lane reported hearing 2-3 possible gunshots in the area.
At 11:05 p.m., a report of a juvenile sitting on a bench in front a school in the 500 block of 1st Street in Smith River with a case of beer.
Thursday, Sept. 24:
At 12:13 a.m., a resident in the 1700 block of Northcrest Drive reported that sparks are coming from a pole across the street.
At 4:43 a.m., a resident in the 14500 block of Highway 101 in Smith River reported a prowler was on her porch but the subject left in a vehicle after she contacted him with a firearm.
At 12:48 p.m., a resident reported she believes her dog was stolen out of her vehicle in the 2500 block of Howland Hill Road.
At 12:55 p.m., a resident in the 900 block of Reddy Road reported her political sign was vandalized sometime overnight.
At 2:56 p.m., a resident in the 1200 block of California Street reported someone vandalized her political sign.
At 4:17 p.m., staff at a store in the 1100 block of 3rd Street requested the removal of a subject that was caught stealing.
At 6:48 p.m., a report of crab pot tags stolen and vandalized on Citizens Dock Road.
At 7:57 p.m., a female reported a subject attacked her at the school in the 900 block of G Street.
At 11:10 p.m., a guest in the 100 block of Klamath Boulevard in Klamath reported bikes were stolen off the back of their car.
Friday, Sept. 25:
At 1:43 a.m., a report of a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries at Northcrest Drive and Highway 101.
At 1:49 a.m., security staff reported a subject was going through the trash at the Rancheria main office in the 2300 block of Howland Hill Road.
At 5:02 a.m., a resident in the 100 block of Red Hawk Lane reported her husband is trying to kill her, saying he held a revolver to her head.
At 9:28 a.m., a report that someone broke into a gear shed in the 200 block of Calaveras Street.
At 10:43 a.m., a report of a small fire off the side of the road at Front and L streets.
At 10:51 a.m., a report of a vehicle driving with a male subject hanging on the hood yelling for help in the 1300 block of El Dorado Street.
At 5:49 p.m., someone reported a male subject sold his wife a fake gold necklace in the 400 block of M Street.
At 6:51 p.m., a resident in the 200 block of Bolen Street reported his firearm was lost or stolen from the residence.
At 8:41 p.m., security in the 900 block of Washington Boulevard reported a subject is detained for shoplifting.
At 9:37 p.m., a report of subjects shooting off aerial fireworks in the area of Fresno Street and Lauff Avenue.
At 10:43 p.m., California Highway Patrol advised a possible driver under the influence of an intoxicant in the area of the 1400 block of Highway 101.
At 11:18 p.m., staff in the 300 block of M Street reported receiving strange calls from subjects stating they are going to rob the restaurant.
Saturday, Sept. 26:
At 3 a.m., a report of a transformer blowing, smoking and possibly starting a small fire in the 2200 block of Howland Hill Road.
At 8:11 a.m., a report of a subject spray painting things on the walls walls of a business in the 1000 block of Northcrest Drive.
At 9:25 a.m., a report of a motor vehicle accident with unknown injuries at Howland Hill Drive and Bertsch Avenue.
At 2:33 p.m., security reported he has two detained for shoplifting in the 900 block of Washington Boulevard.
At 6:44 p.m., a report of a male subject that just left with a basket full of items from a store in the 900 block of Northcrest Drive.
At 7:18 p.m., a report of a male subject lighting off fireworks and possible shooting a pellet gun in the 1700 block of Northcrest Drive.
At 7:36 p.m., a report of a male subject attempting to break into a building in 1400 block of Highway 101.
At 8:45 p.m., a report of fireworks being lit off in the 600 block of Cooper Avenue.
At 9:17 p.m., multiple reports of fireworks going off for the last 30 minutes at Tewer Valley Park in Klamath.
At 10:09 p.m., a subject reported her male coworker was assaulted in the 1200 block of 6th Street.
At 11:53 p.m., a report of a male subject climbing through a window in the 100 block of L Street.
Sunday, Sept. 27:
At 4:04 a.m., a resident in the 300 block of Skookum Lane reported hearing one shot coming from a nearby residence.
At 8:30 a.m., someone reported finding a surfboard in the Dumpster at the RV park in the 900 block of Sunset Circle and was unsure whether it was stolen.
At 9:17 a.m., a report of a single vehicle off the roadway in the 2600 block of Lake Earl Drive.
At 12:56 p.m., staff requested subjects be criminally trespassed after customers witnessed them stealing items from the store in the 900 block of Northcrest Drive.
At 3:23 p.m., a report of equipment stolen from property in the 1700 block of State Street.
At 3:59 p.m., a female subject reported a male subject threatened to shoot her and her dog in the 6700 block of Highway 101. When she asked the subject to back away, he began to spit on her.
At 4:16 p.m., a report of an abandoned RV at the end of Nelson Lane.
At 7:53 p.m., a report of a subject shining a laser light at vehicles in the area of mile post 13 on Highway 101 in Klamath.
At 9:04 p.m., a report of someone lighting off fireworks somewhere on 9th Street.
At 9:44 p.m., a resident in the 1000 block of Gainard Street reported hearing three shots in the area.
Monday, Sept. 28:
At 12:33 a.m., Coastal Cab requested the removal of a female subject pretending to be dead in the back of a cab in the 200 block of Highway 101.
At 4:35 a.m., a female subject reported being assaulted at Howland Hill Road and Humboldt Road.
At 7:01 a.m., a fire alarm was triggered in the 900 block of G Street.
At 8:15 a.m., a report of a subject who did not pay their cab fare in the 300 block of L Street.
At 8:58 a.m., a resident in the 300 block of Elk Valley Road reported her ex stole her phone, ID, wallet and the title to her car then signed it over to his sister.
At 9:34 a.m., a resident in the 2400 block of Griffin Avenue reported an RV parked across from her house with several suspicious subjects in it who do drugs and threatened the resident and her children.
At 10:19 a.m., a request to remove squatters from property in the 500 block of Childs Avenue.
At 11:38 a.m., a subject reported a juvenile stole his ID and used it to buy items at a smoke shop in the 400 block of Highway 101.
At 12:22 p.m., a subject reported finding money in front of the courthouse in the 400 block of H Street.
At 12:32 p.m., a report of a motor vehicle versus a bicycle accident with unknown injuries in the 2900 block of Elk Valley Cross Road.
At 2:15 p.m., staff in the 400 block of Highway 101 requested the removal of a male subject.
At 6:27 p.m., a resident in the 300 block of Waldo Street reported there are trailers and vehicles on her property that are not supposed to be there.
At 7:07 p.m., a subject reported he was just assaulted by several juveniles in the 900 block of G Street.
At 7:35 p.m., a report of a brush fire near Kats RV in Klamath.
At 9:50 p.m., a subject reported two males were about to fight in the 200 block of M Street and one has a knife.