Scotts Valley Police Department
Media Bulletin for Tuesday, July 8, 2014


01:24 Domestic Disturbance 140708003
Occurred on Trammel Wy, S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: W911
Verbal only at this time. RP advising her boyfriend is harrassing her. Boyfriend is in the living room on the couch. Negative weapons.

IOs spoke with both parties separately and were advised that the altercation arose from the female half being out at a party and the male half taking issue with some of her activities. The two argued when female half got home. Both indicated that the altercation was verbal only and agreed to go to separate parts of the residence and avoid further interaction for the rest of the night. NFA. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


08:48 Public Intoxication 140708012
Occurred at 7-11 on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2
Near the bus stop in the grass, report of a man down. Second Hand information given to the RP

IO's contacted subject who extremely intoxicated and passed out. Subject was taken to Dominican. Refer report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


10:00 Disturbance 140708013
Occurred on Trammel Wy, S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: W911

Accidental 911 per the Rp who advised that she called 911 the night before and her phone re-dialed.

IO contacted parties who were in a verbal argument and the male half moving out. The Rp agreed to stay in her bedroom while the male moved out his belongings. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


10:53 Stolen Vehicle 140708017
Occurred at Nob Hill Foods on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Rp advised his blue Toyota Tk was taken from in front of Nob Hill.

IO contacted Rp who advised that his vehicle was stolen from in front of Nob Hill and his keys were inside the vehicle. No suspect information. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


11:18 PC Code Offense, All Other 140708018
Occurred at Threshold - 23 on Janis Wy. , S Vly. Cross report received from Dinuba Police Dept for a case of identity theft involving Threshold in Scotts Valley.
Case received by Dinuba Police regarding an identity theft investigation - where a womans personal information was used to obtain employment at Threshold in SV. Case number taken and case forwarded to investigations for further follow up. . Disposition: Report Taken.


13:05 Annoying/Harassing Phone Calls 140708022
Occurred at Montevalle Mhp on Bean Creek Rd. , S Vly. Rp receiving several phone calls that she feels could be a scam.

IO contacted the RP who advised she had received several phone calls from a Thinking its a scammer calling, the RP lets the calls go to her voice mail. RP advised the caller never leaves a message, and sometimes stays connected for several minutes without saying anything. IO requested a history check on Daniel Slebir and the phone number with negative results. IO called the number and left a message asking the caller not to contact the RP and if they had any questions to contact this department. NFA. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


13:33 PC Code Offense, All Other 140708025
Occurred at Vista Del Lago on Whispering Pines Dr. , S Vly. Rp is the park manager who has a subject on video running around the complex naked.
I/O contacted (RP) who said that (S) walked from a vehicle on the west side of the Vista Del Lago clubhouse, through the deck area on the south side of the clubhouse and continue to his temporary residence at space 154. (S) was only wearing a small jacket, running shoes and no other clothing which exposed his genetalia to the (RP) and (W). I/O contacted (S) later in the day at residence. (S) was hung-over from partying last night in Santa Cruz, extremely embarrased, did not remember everything that occurred, other than he fell into the ocean, soaked all of his clothing that he believes he left at his friend's house in the Vineyards, does not know the address and does not remember being driven to Vista Del Lago this morning and walking to his residence. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


18:14 Disturbance 140708028
Occurred at The Storage Depot on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2

Rp feels she was verbally assulted after she was in an argument with the manager at the facility and wished to file charges against the manager who was no longer on scene. Rp also wanted to know how to turn in her Storage Unit and became very upset with dispatch when she was advised she would have to speak with managment about turning in her storage locker and ultimatley hung up on dispatch. IO checked the area and Rp was no longer on scene. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


23:31 Traffic Stop w Report, Etc., 140708041
Officer initiated activity at Mt Hermon Rd, Scotts Valley.IO observed a vehicle with several lighting violations being operated by a driver known to be suspended. IO stopped the vehicle and arrested the driver for 14601.5VC. The driver was released with a misdemeanor citation. The driver was also given notice on three additional suspensions on her DL. Refer report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


02:28 Stolen Vehicle 140709005
Occurred at Quik Stop on Scotts Valley Dr. , S Vly. Service Class: BUSN

BLK BMW convertible was stolen at the quik stop headed SB SV DR. Victim then set down the phone. Per employee at Quik stop victim is a WMA, in his 50s, Whi tshirt and jeans with blood on his face .

IOs responded to report of a battery near Quik Stop and 10851 of Victim's vehicle. Suspect fled from IOs on N/B Scotts Valley Dr. in the victim's BMW M3 and evaded IOs on S/B 17. Victim advised suspect, who was his boyfriend, choked and punched him as they were talking in Victim's parked vehicle. Victim jumped from vehicle and ran away to escape and Suspect then took Victim's vehicle and left the area. Suspect later dropped vehicle off in the north area of Scotts Valley and called Victim, who recovered the vehicle and then called SVPD. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


04:25 Stolen Vehicle 140709006
Officer initiated activity at Bay Photo - Scotts Valley, Disc Dr, Scotts Valley.In the far back parking lot, unoccupied

Victim from prior incident advised that the suspect who stole his vehicle had previously stolen a flatbed pickup from Monterey County, and believed it was hidden somewhere in town. IO located the vehicle parked in the rear parking lot of Bay Photo. The registered owner was contacted, but advised he was in Soledad and advised allowed IO to have it towed since the suspect was still in possession of the keys. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


09:37 Battery of Spouse 140709015
Occurred on Dana Ct, S Vly. Rp has questions regarding how she can move out of her residence safetly.

IO contacted a victim of a suspected domestic battery in the lobby of this department. The victim was reluctant to give details to the incident and only wanted to know her rights on having her finance out of the house while she moved. IO and several other staff interview the victim extensively, but she would never admit to anything happening. The victim would only provide a story that her injuries were self inflicted when she tripped of something in her kitchen. IO was able to convince the victim to talk with a victim advocate and to be seen by a doctor. IO took photographs of the victim's injured and will document the incident in a report. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


10:44 Theft (484, 485, 487) 140709019
Occurred on Sidesaddle Cir, S Vly. RP advising that his daughter's vehicle had items stolen sometime btwn Saturday evening and Sunday morning on July 5th and 6th. RP was notified last night by SCPD that some of her property was recovered on the person of a suspect arrested in Santa Cruz.

IO met with RP who advised his daughter had her purse taken from her vehicle and some other items sometime during the weekend. RP also advised that his daughters card was used at a local gas station on Sunday morning. RP will provide IO a list of stolen items for the report. Case will be forwarded to SCPD when completed. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


10:50 Vandalism 140709020
Occurred at Cross St/S Navarra Dr, S Vly. S3 spoke to Rp who advised that her "Yellow Man" that says "Slow Children at Play" was placed back in her front yard with "Slow Children at Play" spray painted in black. Rp did not want any further action, but just requested extra patrol. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


16:00 Hit and Run 140709030
Occurred at Round Table Pizza on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Cold hit and Run. O-15 meeting with the Rp for language translation.

IO responded to a report of a cold hit and run. RO stated that an unknown vehicle collided with the front of his vehicle and left the scene without leaving a note. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


20:10 Driving Under the Influence 140709037
Occurred at Maya Restaurant on Scotts Valley Dr. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: W911

Whi windowless panel van with advertisements on the side ong and grn writing, plate similar to AG2342 DOT WPD Mt Hermon Hit a parked car.

IOs were dispatched to a 20002 that had just occurred in the Maya's parking lot. The vehicle was seen traveling onto Whispering Pines Dr. IO located the vehicle parked in a carport inside of Vista Del Lago. A male was contacted at the residence and advised of the reason for contact. He admitted to being involved in the collision, but stated that he checked to make sure there was no damage before leaving the scene. However, there was substantial damage to the victim car. The male exhibited signs of intoxication and admitted to consuming several alcoholic beverages while watching a soccer game at Maya's. He was placed through FST's, which he did not pass to IO's satisfaction. The male was taken into custody and provided evidentiary breath samples of .15% and .16% BAC. The male was booked at the county jail for DUI. Refer report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


03:25 PC Code Offense, All Other 140710003
Occurred on Dunn Ln, S Vly. Service Class: RESD

Man on Dunn lane going through vehicles. blk hooded swt shirt and blk shorts has a head lamp on his head on foot 508-510 heavy set RP will wait out front for IOs

I/O was dispatched to a report of a subject going through vehicles. I responded to the area and located a male matching the description given hiding in a porta-potty nearby. The male was on probation and a search of the person yielded property believed to be stolen from the vehicles he was seen going through. I contacted the owner of the vehicle he was seen going through and confirmed some of the property belonged to him. Additionally, the porta-potty he was found in was on private property for which the department has a no trespass letter on file. Santa Cruz County Probation was contacted and a hold was placed on him due to violating the stipulation of his probation of possessing stolen property. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


06:46 Theft (484, 485, 487) 140710005
Occurred on Mt Hermon Rd, Sco. Work bag taken out of her husbands vehicle, whi chev pk. Also went though RP's vehicle RP is no longer at home.

IO contacted RP who stated that sometime during the night an unknown subject entered his unlocked vehicle and stole a bag containing misc items. RP said that he just wanted the incident documented and did not want a report. NFA. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


09:40 PC Code Offense, All Other 140710009
Occurred on Navarra Dr, S Vly. Unknown subject obtained money from line of credit.

IO contacted RP at his residence in regards to fraudulent check that had been written. RP stated that a check written in the amount of $18,900 was written without the RP's knowledge or consent to an unknown person (Juan Villa). The RP contacted his bank, who closed the account, transferred the funds to a new account and is in the process of reimburse the check. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


11:18 Theft (484, 485, 487) 140710011
Occurred on Torrey Oaks Ct, S Vly. Gas taken from vehicle, and gas cap was removed between 5am-11am . Rp did not wish a report, but just for the department to be aware. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


16:14 PC Code Offense, All Other 140710019
Occurred on Arabian Wy, S Vly. Mail Tampering

IO contacted Rp in the lobby who advised that a birthday card containing 100.00 was opened and the money was missing. No suspect information. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


17:25 PC Code Offense, All Other 140710022
Occurred at Legend Theatrical on Whispering Pines Dr. , S Vly. IO contacted RP in the lobby who stated that he and his company set up and worked an event in Stockton (Stockton Fair). He stated that he had made an arraignment with the fair promoter whom was out of Las Vegas or Los Angeles. RP stated that the promoter had given him partial payments for the event and that two of the checks written were no longer good as there was no money in the bank account. RP stated that the total amount he is due is $41,000.00. RP said that other vendors that worked the fair were not paid at the time. He provided IO the name of the detective in Stockton that is investigating the promoter. IO to conduct follow-up with Stockton PD and Investigations. NFA at this time. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


00:27 Traffic Stop w Report, Etc., 140711002
Officer initiated activity at Jack In The Box, Scotts Valley Dr, Scotts Valley.IO was driving N/B on Scotts Valley Drive and noticed a red truck driving N/B that had no tail lamps operable during hours of darkness, and an inoperable brake lamp on the right side of the vehicle. I conducted a traffic stop at the Jack In the Box (6014 Scotts Valley Drive). I approached the vehicle on the driver's side door and made contact with the driver. I noticed an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The passenger stated that he had a medical marijuana card but that he did not have it with him. Dispatch advised the male had two weapons registered to him. I asked the to step out so that I could conduct a search of his person. I located a bulge in the his pants on his left leg, that felt like a case. I asked what it was, and he stated that it was a brace for his leg, and that he had sustained an injury during his service. I asked the to sit down and show me, when he sat down and rolled up his left pants leg I saw what appeared to be a case with a zipper hanging down. Inside the case I found several bags of methamphetamine (TGW 30.9 grams), a bag of Cocaine (TGW 0.2g), a bag of marijuana, and a pipe that appeared to be used for smoking methamphetamine. A loaded .45 caliber Springfield XD handgun was found under the driver's seat of the vehicle. admitted that the firearm was his and it was registered in his name. was arrested and booked at CJ for 11377(A) HS, 11364 HS, 11350(A) HS and 11370.1(A) HS. Refer Report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


10:34 PC Code Offense, All Other 140711007
Occurred on Nb Sr 17, S Vly. RP advised that her landlord is making criminal threats against her regarding the recent red tag on the property. RP advised that he was talking about the guns that he has and how he is going to shoot her.
that was converted to text. IO's listened to VM which said the same thing. Text said the message was sent on 7/9. IO contacted Landlord and wife. Both denied making any verbal statement to RP after we left.
that was converted to text. IO's listened to VM which said the same thing. Text said the message was sent on 7/9. IO contacted Landlord and wife. Both denied making any verbal statement to RP after we left. They were arguing with each other about the situation. They also denied ever threatening the RP by text or VM. IO's reviewed both of their phones which showed extensive Text communication with RP. None of the Landlords Text's were threatening in nature. The RP's text's to Landlord were profane and many made little sense. Landlord says RP scammed them to move in early, only paid $900 and is now trying to
squat. Upon researching RP's local history they found approximately 5 unlawful detainers against her and numerous civil actions as well. They believe RP is trying to make it look like they are harassing her so she can continue to live there rent free. IO contacted RP and listened to the VM. VM sound as if the voice was synthesized and robotic. It did not sound like the Landlord who IO had just spoken to. The RP's call
history did not show that she received a call from the landlord on the date and time the VM was recorded. The VM did show the Landlord's number. IO believed that RP used a Spoof service to send the message to
herself. When confronted about this, RP became defensive, asked for her phone back and ended the contact. RP was warned for making false reports of a crime to Law Enforcement.
that was converted to text. IO's listened to VM which said the same thing. Text said the message was sent on 7/9. IO contacted Landlord and wife. Both denied making any verbal statement to RP after we left.
that was converted to text. IO's listened to VM which said the same thing. Text said the message was sent on 7/9. IO contacted Landlord and wife. Both denied making any verbal statement to RP after we left. They were arguing with each other about the situation. They also denied ever threatening the RP by text or VM. IO's reviewed both of their phones which showed extensive Text communication with RP. None of the Landlords Text's were threatening in nature. The RP's text's to Landlord were profane and many made little sense. Landlord says RP scammed them to move in early, only paid $900 and is now trying to
squat. Upon researching RP's local history they found approximately 5 unlawful detainers against her and numerous civil actions as well. They believe RP is trying to make it look like they are harassing her so she can continue to live there rent free. IO contacted RP and listened to the VM. VM sound as if the voice was synthesized and robotic. It did not sound like the Landlord who IO had just spoken to. The RP's call
history did not show that she received a call from the landlord on the date and time the VM was recorded. The VM did show the Landlord's number. IO believed that RP used a Spoof service to send the message to
herself. When confronted about this, RP became defensive, asked for her phone back and ended the contact. RP was warned for making false reports of a crime to Law Enforcement. . Disposition: Verbal Warning.


14:56 Public Intoxication 140711021
Occurred on Glen Canyon Rd, Sco. SO deputy enroute. HBD female, declined by camp admissions for having a .426% BAC. Jumped out of boyfriends car on way to Dominican. RP is .

IO's responded to an AOD for SCSO. RP called to advise his girlfriend was intoxicated and jumped out the window of his vehicle on Glen Canyon Rd. Girlfriend was denied treatment at The Camp due to her intoxication and attitude. IO contacted girlfriend who was slurring her words, yelling at RP and walking in the roadway. IO took custody of girlfriend for 647(f)PC and she was booked at jail. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


00:41 Disturbance 140712007
Occurred at Safeway on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. 415 inside the safeway, CHP lost caller who advised he was the manager at Safeway-

IO contacted Rp who advised there was a male subject who was in a 415 verbal with staff, but prior to IO's arrival had left towards McDonalds. The Rp advised that the male subject threatened staff and is no longer welcome in the store. IO contacted the male who I am familiar with out in front of 7-11. Male subject advised he was the owner of Safeway and did not appreciate how the employees spoke to him. IO advised the male that he was no longer welcome in Safeway and if he goes back he can be cited for trespassing. NFA. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


12:58 Public Intoxication 140712026
Occurred at Scotts Valley Dr/Victor Sq, S Vly. Woman stumbling down roadway with 2 dogs off leashes. WFA dark hair, dirty looking, 30-40 years, bro tank top and tan pants.
Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: W911

IO responded to a report of an intoxicated x-ray in front of Easton Bell. IO located the x-ray who exhibited objective signs of intoxication. Due to the x-ray's level of intoxication, IO determined the x-ray was unable to care for herself. IO arrested and transported the x-ray to CJ without incident. Refer report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


13:48 PC Code Offense, All Other 140712028
Occurred on S Navarra Dr, S Vly. RP advised that her friend Katie Smith owes a drug dealer a large amount of money and he has made threats to her recently. RP is worried as they just saw the subjs ("Torro") veh driving up and down the street.

IO was dispatched to a suspicious vehicle in the area. The RP’s friend owes money to her drug dealer and they saw the vehicle drive down the roadway. IO’s were UTL of the vehicle. IO contacted RP who was
hesitant to provide IO with any information. IO told RP that it was probably a good idea to not do drugs and put her family in a dangerous situation. NFA. . Disposition: Unfounded.


15:59 Theft (484, 485, 487) 140712029
Occurred at Cvs Pharmacy on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. 10 ago, subj took bag of unk merchandise from inside the store. Left in red niss short bed PK. RP would not like to file a report as they do not know what the subj took.

IO responded to CVS for a theft. IO contacted an employee who was uncooperative and told IO that I was "harassing her." IO was extremely confused due to the fact that the employee had called this department to report a theft. IO spoke to other employees at the business who stated that the employee was "5150" and that she was not all there. NFA. . Disposition: Unfounded.


16:53 Trespassing 140712032
Occurred on Estrella Dr, S Vly. 10 ago subj came into RPs backyard and when she noticed RP outside she ran out and got into an unk vehicle. RP believes she had long dark hair and was wearing blu.

IO was utl. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


19:56 Disturbance 140712042
Occurred at Emerald Hill Apartments on Civic Center Dr. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2

William, Xray screaming in Spanish and a male laughing for the last 10 min. Near unit 311 unk exact unit number

IO contacted juveniles having a conversation, negative 415. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


21:10 Trespassing 140712045
Occurred at Glen Canyon Rd/Mt Hermon Rd, S Vly. Whi jeep driving on the vacant lot, RP is concerned that the jeep is going to start a fire.

IO was utl any vehicle driving on the vacant lot. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


22:13 Driving Under the Influence 140712051
Occurred at Sb Sr 17/MT Hermon Rd, S Vly. L1 following a possible DUI Driver SB 17 from Mt Hermon gry SUV all over the roadway.

Code 4, vehicle information was given to CHP as vehicle traveled on Hwy 1. NFA. . Disposition: Referred To Other Agency.


23:21 Disturbance 140712054
Occurred at Community Center on Kings Village Rd. , S Vly. RP reporting a party at the community center with very loud music .

Code 4, party is over and there is only a cleaning crew. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


05:31 Disturbance 140713010
Occurred on Lucia Ln, S Vly. RP advising that an unk address on Lucia Ln has had loud music with base going since 2100 hrs. should be the house at the end of the culdesc. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


12:58 Trespassing 140713017
Occurred at McDonalds on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Subjs inside store causing a 415 that have been asked several times not to return. LS walking on Mt Hermon towards Felton. 2 WMA, one has whi hair other has blk baseball hat on.

IO checked the area for but appears they have gone into the Quarry area. IOs to BOL for the 2 in the future as RP is willing to sign a citation for 602 PC. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


18:47 Domestic Disturbance 140713026
Occurred on Scotts Valley Dr, S Vly. RPs boyfriend is throwing water bottles at her and causing a 415.
Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2


I/O contacted RP who said her boyfriend was cheating on her. They orginally discussed his cheating on Saturday evening, she asked him to leave the apartment and he left shortly thereafter. He returned on Sunday afternoon and RP asked him to leave again. He said no and through water at RP from a small plastic water bottle. Only the water was thrown at the RP not the bottle. Initally the male subject said the RP had kicked him in his genitalia; however, during the investgation the male's story changed several times and the I/O later determined that no physical contact was made between either party. The RP denied having kicked the Male at any time. Male agreed to leave the residence and give his key to the apartment to the RP. Male left to spend the night with a relative in Santa Cruz. Male was advised to schedule a mutually agreeable time with the RP, and to contact this department for a civil stand by so he could collect the remainder of his property later this week. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


02:58 Disturbance 140714004
Occurred at Scotts Valley Dr/Granite Creek Rd, S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2
South of Carls Jr. RP advising that he paid the driver but driver is refusing to let him have his bike. RP advising that the driver hit him in the throat and is continuing to antagonize him.

I/O's arrived on scene and contacted both parties. The subject was intoxicated but did not meet the criteria for 647(f) PC. I/O's were not able to determine if a battery took place. The subject agreed to pay the taxi cab driver a portion of the fare as he was $29.00 short of the total. Neither party wished to press charges. NFA. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


11:55 Vandalism 140714015
Occurred at Scarborough Rv Storage Lot on El Pueblo Rd. , S Vly. Across the street from 155 El Pueblo. RP advising that a truck window was broken out sometime over the weekend. Ford PK. Nothing taken from the vehicle
IO contacted RP by phone who advised sometime over the weekend, an unknown suspect(s) broke the rear window to one of their fleet trucks. Nothing was reported stolen and no other vehicle was damaged out of their fleet. Estimated cost to replace the window was $500.00. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.