Scotts Valley Police Department
Media Bulletin for Tuesday, September 9, 2014


11:26 Health & Safety Offense, All Other 140909017
Occurred at Post Office on Kings Village Rd. , S Vly. Smoking something out of a glass pipe and talking to himself, gesturing wildly. Drk Gry Hyundai with a spoiler. WMA mid to late 20s. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


13:35 Injury Accident 140909020
Occurred at Burger King on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2

Vehicle struck a tow cable attached between two other vehicles which caused moderate damaged to first vehicle. No injuries. Driver wanted a report taken. . Disposition: Report Taken.


22:09 Health & Safety Offense, All Other 140909036
Officer initiated activity at Zero Motorcycles, El Pueblo Rd, Scotts Valley.Out with two
IO was conducting an area check behind Zero Motorcycles when IO noted a vehicle parked in a stall behind the business. IO noted a male subject who was half clothed on the patio deck. IO walked up to the patio and noted a naked female subject with a blanket wrapped around her body on the floor. They informed IO that they needed a quiet place to engage in sexual activity due to not having privacy at their residence. IO asked the male subject for consent to search his vehicle which was granted. IO noted a methamphetamine pipe in plain view on the passenger seat. IO located an additional pipe in a purse in the rear seat and another methamphetamine pipe in the center console. The male subject stated that he was throwing the pipe away for someone else and the female stated that the two pipes located were hers. She admitted to smoking methamphetamine three hours ago. IO evaluated her for 11550 HS with negative results. They were both arrested and released with a promise to appear for 11364.1 (a) HS. Refer report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


00:41 Traffic Stop w Report, Etc., 140910006
Officer initiated activity at Nb Sr 17/GRANITE Creek Rd, Scotts Valley.IO stopped vehicle for 4000a. Driver was found to be unlicensed, and vehicle was subsequently towed. . Disposition: Report Taken.


08:29 PC Code Offense, All Other 140910014
Occurred at Walgreens on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. RP is trash collector reporting subj blocking roadway and nodding off in his vehicle behind the business. RP advised his partner approached the vehicle to ask the driver to move and he backed into the wall, put the vehicle in park and fell back asleep. Veh is a whi Ford Ranger, RP is standing by near the pharmacy drive through.

IOs responded to the listed location for a report of a male subject passed out in his vehicle and blocking the roadway. IOs contacted the subject who was passed out in the driver's seat and holding a canister of compressed air. IOs knocked on the window, the subject woke up and put the can of air into his mouth. Four more empty cans of air were located in the vehicle. Subject as negative 11550 and passed FSTs. Subject was arrested for 381(b) PC and 647(f) PC. Refer report.
Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


13:03 Commerical Burglary 140910025
Occurred on Green Hills Rd, S Vly. NPGL , occurred sometime between Fri night and Sat morn. 4 laptops, 2 iMac computers, and a DSLR camera were taken. No sign of forced entry, employees as well as free lance people have access to building/items. . Disposition: Report Taken.


13:14 Residential Burglary 140910027
Occurred on Zinfandel Cir, S Vly. Occurred sometime between 1130 hrs and now, RP was inside residence and thinks he scared them off. Left with 2 jewelry boxes but left things scattered about the residence. . Disposition: Report Taken.


13:34 Hit and Run 140910028
Occurred at Mt Hermon Rd/Skypark Dr, S Vly. Keep Right sign has been knocked flat, in the center median on the WB side of the intersection. Likely within the last day or two. . Disposition: Report Taken.


14:01 Disturbance 140910031
Occurred at Westside Beauty Supply on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. White female with short hair, bluish in color, wearing a leather jacket, late 20's, tats on her face. Male in blk tshirt with Raiders hat on, coming and going back and forth. The two have been verbally fighting on and off and ripping up money. RP advising that the female has been drinking the whole time.
Both subjects were negative 647f and have moved on from the area. NFA. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


14:46 Trespassing 140910032
Officer initiated activity at Town Center Storage, Mt Hermon Rd, Scotts Valley.Information received that unknown subjects may be living out of their storage units on the property. Location added to the department ARS sheet for extra checks at property owners request. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


15:09 Domestic Disturbance 140910034
Occurred at 7-11 on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. WFA heavy set, blu dyed hair. Yelling at nothing and RP believes there may be something wrong with her.
2nd RP advising the female is in a physical 415 with a male. He shoved her and now she is holding him up against the building near the bus stop.

IOs responded to the listed location for a report of a verbal altercation taking place between the male and female that IOs contacted earlier in the day outside of the UPS Store. A second RP called in on 911 and reported that the male had pushed the female from behind and that the female had the male pinned against the side of the business. IOs responded code 3. IOs arrived on scene and noticed the subjects sitting on the bench for the bus stop. IOs separated the parties. The female stated that no physical altercation had taken place at all. The male advised that he and the female were being “lovie dovie” and when they kiss it can get quite rough. IOs attempted to contact the second RP that reported the physical altercation, but the RP wished to remain anonymous. IOs contacted several subjects in the surrounding area. One witness stated that the female subject had jumped on the male’s back and wrapped her arm around his throat. The witness stated that he was not certain if the female was trying to choke the male or just hang on to his back. The male subject was bleeding from his forehead and from behind his ear. The male subject stated that he was not paying attention and walked into bus stop support beams. The male stated that he was bleeding from behind his ear because the female must have scratched him when they were making out. Both of the involved subjects were HBD and extremely uncooperative. IOs were unable to establish if a crime occurred. NFA

Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2. . Disposition: Unfounded.


19:13 B&P Offense, All Other 140910036
Occurred at Dog Park @ Skypark on Kings Village Rd. , S Vly. Male, unk age, blue hat, green shirt, dark pants, with shopping cart, spinning around in circles, waving arms in the air. Originally seen behind library, now in p-lot of senior center. RP was at the Dog Park.
IO was dispatched to a suspicious subject near the dog park with a shopping cart. IO contacted the subject who stated that he found the Safeway shopping cart at the Metro and thought he would utilize it. He was warned for 22435.2 BP and stated that he would take the shopping cart back to Safeway. IO provided him information on homeless shelters in Santa Cruz. NFA. . Disposition: Verbal Warning.


23:19 Stolen Vehicle 140910050
Officer initiated activity at Safeway, Mt Hermon Rd, Scotts Valley.Out with an unoccupied 10851 Vehicle. . Disposition: Report Taken.


10:52 Trespassing 140911008
Occurred at Nob Hill Foods on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Subject IFO store after being asked to not come back due to numerous prior incidents with the subject at the business. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


12:00 Trespassing 140911011
Occurred at Best Western on Scotts Valley Dr. , S Vly. Subj was denied room at the hotel and began a 415 with the manager. Now around the back side of the hotel, driving a blk older explorer. May have left while LL. Subj was a WMA in his 30's with blk beard, tank top and shorts.
IOs responded to the listed location for a report of a subject that was causing a disturbance and refusing to leave the property. IOs contacted the male subject who advised he would leave the property but requested to be issued a citation first. IOs arrested the subject and issued him a citation at his request. Refer report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


16:41 Commerical Burglary 140911015
Occurred at Siltanen Park on Vine Hill School Rd. , S Vly. Vandalism to the softball supply room. Broke chalker and trashed the rest of the equipment and possibly stole some softball supplies as well. No signs of forced entry. . Disposition: Report Taken.


23:18 Traffic Stop w Report, Etc., 140911032
Officer initiated activity at Sb Sr 17/PASATIEMPO Dr, Santa Cruz County.Vehicle was stopped for expired registration. Driver was found to be unlicensed. Vehicle towed from scene. Refer to report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


04:20 Battery of Spouse 140912005
Occurred at Scotts Valley Mobile Home Park on Scotts Valley Dr. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2
Girlfriend punched RP in the face and then attempted to stab RP. Girlfriend now bleeding from the wrist on the porch. Girlfirend was arrested and booked at CJ. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


15:00 Traffic Stop w Report, Etc., 140912028
Officer initiated activity at Glenwood Dr/Kerry Ct, Scotts Valley.Vehicle was stopped for having illegal tint on its' tail lamps. The driver was found to be driving on a suspended license. The driver was issued a citation for 14601.1a cvc and 26101a cvc. The vehicle was towed. Refer report. . Disposition: Report Taken.


21:38 Disturbance 140912045
Occurred at Best Western on Scotts Valley Dr. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2
Verbal. Heard only. RP heard screaming; Male subject yelled "I haven't had that much to drink." Right outside her door. While landline with dispatch RP advised that she no longer hears the male screaming. RP does not want officer contact. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


23:07 Disturbance 140912046
Occurred at Jack In The Box on Scotts Valley Dr. , S Vly. Vehicles playing loud music. Bass is bothering RP. RP unsure how many vehicles are at the location. RP does not want officer contact. . Disposition: Gone On Arrival / UTL.


15:10 Theft (484, 485, 487) 140913030
Occurred at Kmart on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Xray detained being cooperative in the office. Adult xray, unk name at this time. took several items of clothing. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


16:13 Trespassing 140913035
Occurred on Sherman Dr, S Vly. RP in the lobby stating that he believes his brother has trespassed into his Mother's house. Brother has permission from mother to work on MC in the back yard but did not have permission to enter the residence. RP went by to check on the house and heard voices coming from inside approx 20-25 ago. . Disposition: Unfounded.


18:06 Disturbance 140914023
Occurred on Milano Ct, S Vly. 415, male screaming profanities unk exact address on Tuscany possible domestic but no second voice heard.

Xray came to the door and advised that the residents were just "having a good time." IO's could still hear the male yelling/talking in the back, sounds like a party. Code 4. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.


22:49 Public Intoxication 140914042
Officer initiated activity at Nob Hill Foods, Mt Hermon Rd, Scotts Valley.WEST END. Officer contacting one subject.

IO contacted a subject outside of Nob Hill. Subject was too inebriated to care for himself and was taken into custody for 647F and booked at CJ. Refer to report. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


02:18 Health & Safety Offense, All Other 140915005
Occurred on Bethany Wy, S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2
Wife asked husband to leave on Friday. He returned today and would not leave when wife asked him to. RP advising that he grabbed her face. RP believes that he's on meth. Pupils are large, jaw locked, chewing on cotton. RP also feels that he's suicidal. Subj has been telling people that he wants to kill himself. No guns in the house; night stick under bed. No children at the house. Three cats. RP is parked in the Siltanen parking lot, Blue PT Cruiser.

IOs contacted male half and located .6 grams of meth and .1 gram of heroin. Subject was subsequently taken into custody and booked at CJ. It should be noted that IOs were unable to substantiate that 243e1 had occurred due to conflicting statements and lack of physical evidence. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


11:04 Public Intoxication 140915017
Occurred at Village Wash & Dry on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. WMA, in his 60s, 506/slim build, bright yellow swtshirt with hood up and jeans. Right IFO the store, HBD pacing and talking to himself, on the left side facing fluff and fold.

The Arrestee was called in as being intoxicated. IO contacted the (A) who displayed objective signs of intoxication and was unable to care for his own welfare. The (A) was found to be on probation. His terms stated that he was to abstain from the use of alcohol. 647(f) 1203.2 PC. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


11:55 Theft (484, 485, 487) 140915021
Occurred on Lockewood Ln, S Vly. 4 South American blankets missing from her room sometime in the last couple of weeks. . Disposition: Report Taken.


16:12 Public Intoxication 140916036
Occurred at Scotts Valley Dr/Civic Center Dr, S Vly. WMA, in his 50s, bald medium build, gry tshirt and grn shorts with a backpack now walking over to SV Dr climbing down the retaining wall. Was yelling, talking to himself, slurring his words. . Disposition: Arrest Made.


17:32 Disturbance 140916042
Occurred at Scotts Valley Gas on Mt Hermon Rd. , S Vly. Cellular E911 Call:
Service Class: WPH2

WMA, 35-38, 510/slim build whi tshirt and shorts scraggly beard light bro hair. yelling profanities at passing cars walking EB Mt Hermon Rd. . Disposition: Closed Otherwise.