Dispatch Log
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Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office

March 4

Midnight: Deputies arrested a man at Felton Covered Bridge Park on Graham Hill Road after determining that he was wanted on a felony arrest warrant.


March 2

4:56 p.m.: Deputies arrested a man walking through a field on the 6200 block of Graham Hill Road after he was allegedly found to be in possession of methamphetamine and a pipe. He was also booked for a pair of outstanding warrants.


Feb. 27

Midnight: A woman was arrested for alleged trespassing at a business on the 6200 block of Graham Hill Road in Felton.


Scotts Valley Police Department

March 3

1:14 a.m.: A resident of Grace Way reported that two males, described as being in their late teens or early 20s, had tried to break into her parked vehicle. The pair fled after setting off the vehicle’s alarm.

11:56 a.m.: Officers found a vehicle on Civic Center Drive that had been listed as stolen by police in Newark. The vehicle appeared to be undamaged and was returned to its owner.

6:21 p.m.: A man was arrested, cited and released with a court date for suspected driving under the influence of alcohol at the intersection of Mount Hermon Road and Flora Lane.


March 2

3:15 a.m.: Officers arrested a woman on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol at a gas station on Hacienda Drive. Her vehicle, which was damaged and scuffed, had been spotted driving erratically on Granite Creek Road.

5:27 a.m.: Officers spotted a vehicle weaving in the roadway on Sunridge Drive and pulled it over. The driver was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and possessing spray paint.

1:45 p.m.: A restaurant on Scotts Valley Drive reported that a man had stolen salt and pepper shakers from an outdoor table and left on foot along Mount Hermon Road.


March 1

7:03 a.m.: Two males were allegedly spotted siphoning gas from a car on El Pueblo Road before leaving in a white pickup.

11:59 a.m.: A restaurant drive-thru wall on Mount Hermon Road was vandalized with graffiti.

6:07 p.m.: An alleged shoplifter was arrested and released with a citation after security footage from a business on Mount Hermon Road caught the man stealing.


Feb. 28

8:37 a.m.: Cash, checks, clothing and library books were reported stolen from an unlocked parked vehicle on Whispering Pines Drive.

1:02 p.m.: A grocery store on Mount Hermon Road reported that a shoplifter had stolen a jug of laundry detergent from the store. The manager reported that several similar incidents had taken place during the previous days but were not initially reported.

6:17 p.m.: A wallet was reported stolen from atop a gasoline pump at a filling station on Mount Hermon Road when the owner forgot it there overnight. The wallet contained the man’s driver’s license and a company credit card. When the report was made, the man was unable to determine whether any charges had been made on the card.


This column includes items reported in dispatch logs of the listed agencies and records of the California Highway Patrol and area fire departments. Additional information may be based on reports from other agencies and officers.

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