Police Digest, February 5, 2018

Updated February 05, 2018
Super blue blood moon of January 31, 2018-view from Roseville PD
Did you see the super blue blood moon on the morning of January 31? This was the view from Roseville PD.

Note: The following is a digest of selected crime reports and police activity, not a complete list. Some incidents might not be listed, to protect the privacy of confidential victims, or to avoid endangering an ongoing investigation. For a more complete list of non-confidential crimes reported to the Roseville Police Department in your neighborhood, visit www.crimemapping.com

Beat 1 (northeast Roseville)
East Roseville Parkway, auto burglaries: During the late afternoon and early evening of January 29, someone smashed the windows of cars in several restaurant and other parking lots along Taylor Road, reaching into the cars and stealing backpacks, computer bags, electronics, and anything else that looked valuable. 
Note: Please don’t leave anything of value, or anything that might look valuable to a thief, visible in the passenger compartment of your vehicle. Take them with you or hide them in the trunk or cargo compartment before you get to your destination. 

East Roseville Parkway, DUI: At 5:27 a.m. February 4, officers responded to a call of a man asleep behind the wheel at the traffic light on East Roseville Parkway at Taylor Road, and arrested a 24-year-old Rocklin man on suspicion of DUI. (2018-7230)

Beat 2 (east Roseville)
Johnson Ranch, burglary of occupied home: At about 4:30 a.m. January 26, a burglar crawled under a partially open garage door in the 2900 block of Barret Drive, entered the home while residents were sleeping and stole a purse and other items. (2018-5238)

Meadow Oaks, burglary: At about 3:30 a.m. January 29, two people broke into a store in the 900 block of Sunrise Avenue and moved merchandise around—it was unknown at the time of the report what, if anything was taken. The suspects were described as two white males with brown hair, wearing red hoodies. One had a brown goatee. (2018-5799)

Meadow Oaks, assist: At 11:12 p.m. February 3, an officer was patrolling Sunrise Avenue just north of Cirby Way when he saw a man standing in the middle of a lane of traffic, waving a t-shirt over his head. The officer blocked the lane of traffic with his patrol vehicle and helped the man get safely to the sidewalk. The officer took the man into custody on a temporary hold for being too intoxicated to care for his own safety. (2018-7189)

Meadow Oaks, disturbance: At 10:11 a.m. February 2, officers responded to calls about a man yelling and throwing his clothes around in the 1200 block of Coloma Way. While officers were on their way, the suspect ran into a nearby church, hit someone with his fists and left. Officers contacted the agitated suspect in the area and took him into custody without further incident. He went to the hospital by ambulance, and officers forwarded a report to the DA’s office for review and filing of charges. (2018-6854)

Beat 3 (central Roseville south of the rail yard)
Cirbyside, identity theft arrests: At 4:38 a.m. January 29, an officer was patrolling around apartments on Conroy Lane and contacted three people sitting in a vehicle. Officers searched and found numerous stolen driver’s licenses, credit cards and bank account information belonging to people from Sacramento and other areas. A 40-year-old man and a 40-year-old woman from Roseville and a 34-year-old man from Sacramento were arrested on suspicion of possessing identity information for more than ten people with the intent to defraud. (2018-5753)
Note: This is why it’s so important to safeguard your wallets and identification information—identity theft information is the most common currency stolen and sold by thieves these days. Always keep your eye on your wallet in public places, and never leave a purse, wallet or bank cards in a parked car.

Theiles Manor, disturbance, arrests:  At 12:33 p.m. February 4, two men went into a home in the 200 block of Fifth Street and assaulted one of the residents. They took items from the house, vandalized property and left. The victims and suspects knew each other. Officers investigated and arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of robbery, burglary, assault and other related charges. A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault, conspiracy and other related charges. (2018-7272)

Hillcrest, theft: Overnight January 29/30, someone went into a backyard in the 300 block of Keehner Avenue and stole a bike and items the resident was collecting for recycling. (2018-6021)

Hillcrest, theft attempt: At 10:30 a.m. February 4, two men went into a gas station convenience store in the 1000 block of Douglas Boulevard. One of the men distracted the clerk while the other one went into a back room, tampered with the safe and rummaged through desk drawers. The employee checked on suspicious noises from the back room, and both suspects left without taking anything. They were described as black male adults, one wearing a black and white hat, a blue and white zip-up jacket and tan pants. The other was wearing a black beanie, black jacket and dark blue pants. They were driving a silver four-door sedan, possibly a Ford or Hyundai. (2018-7269)

Folsom Road, robbery, arrest made: At 12:03 a.m. January 31, a pizza delivery driver was robbed in the 200 block of Vernon Street. The victim was walking around looking for a delivery address when a man confronted him, demanded the pizzas and hit the driver several times with his fists. The robber then grabbed the driver’s bag of pizzas and rode away on a bicycle. The victim declined medical attention. Officers searched the area and found the suspect behind a building in the 100 block of Main Street. The 35-year-old Roseville resident was arrested on suspicion of robbery. (2018-6293)

Folsom Road, DUI: At midnight on the morning of February 3, an officer responded to a single vehicle collision on Harding Blvd. near Douglas Blvd., and arrested the 32-year-old driver, a woman from Citrus Heights, on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and other drugs. (2018-6989)

Beat 4 (central Roseville north of the rail yard):
Los Cerritos, theft: Between noon and 1 p.m. January 29, someone stole a black Schwinn custom motorized bike from a back yard in the 100 block of Pleasant Street. (2018-6392)

Beat 5 (north central Roseville)
Highland Reserve, arrests: At 5:36 p.m. February 4, an officer was patrolling in the 900 block of Pleasant Grove Blvd. and checked on two men sitting in a pickup truck. He conducted a search and found shaved keys, which are commonly used to steal cars, drug paraphernalia and brass knuckles. Officers arrested a 27-year-old Antelope man on suspicion of possessing burglar’s tools and drug paraphernalia, and on an outstanding warrant. They also arrested a 25-year-old Rio Linda man on suspicion of possessing an illegal weapon (brass knuckles). (2018-7320)

Beat 6 (west Roseville)
Blue Oaks, theft and fraud: Overnight February 3 to February 4, someone went into an unlocked pickup on Ringneck Court and stole a wallet and its contents. At 9 a.m. February 4, officers responded to a store in the 1400 block of Lead Hill, to a report of a shoplifting in progress. Offices detained two suspects, who had purchased several expensive items using stolen credit cards. Officers searched and found stolen credit cards and other ID cards belonging to the victim on Ringneck Court. Officers returned the fraudulently purchased items to the store and arrested two Rocklin men, ages 24 and 27, on suspicion of burglary (going into the store with the intent to commit fraud), conspiracy, credit card fraud and theft. They were both booked into the South Placer Jail. (2018-7242)

Junction West, burglary:  Between 7:25 a.m. and 3:35 p.m. January 29, someone burglarized a home in the 1600 block of Atwell Street. The burglar went into the backyard, broke a window to enter the house, and stole several items. (2018-5905)

Junction West, collision: At 2:19 a.m. February 4, officers responded to a two-vehicle non-injury collision at the intersection of Fiddyment Road and Baseline Road, and arrested one of the drivers, a 28-year-old Antelope woman, on suspicion of DUI. (2018-7220)

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