The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Cypress Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item.
February 20, 2015
Counseling – 3:25 p.m. – 9300 block of Lexington Ave. – The caller stated that he found gloves and keys in front of his residence and believed that they might be related to a recent burglary in the area. Police determined that they were not related. Counseled.
Found Property – 3:24 p.m. – 5200 block of Orange Ave. – The reporting party just picked up his vehicle from Cypress Tow and found property that didn’t belong to him. He believed that it was related to a stolen vehicle.
February 21, 2015
Disturbance (Juveniles) – 4:14 p.m. – 8700 block of Cypress Ave. – Juveniles were reportedly running in and out of the rooms. The caller could hear water running and other juveniles talking about shutting it off. Police detained four juveniles and located a large hole in the north fenceline at the dead end of La Homa that the juveniles were gaining access through. Party advised and will comply.
Patrol Check – 8:35 p.m. – 6700 block of Seabrook Wy. – Two subjects were reportedly knocking on doors in the complex and playing with the sprinkler electrical box. The subjects were gone on the arrival of the police.
February 22, 2015
Area Check – 7:42 a.m. – Grindlay/Orange – The caller reported smoke coming from the ground on Orange near the driveway. A second caller stated that there was a large explosion and black smoke was coming from a possible construction area across from the tennis courts. The traffic lights at Orange/Grindlay and Orange/Walker were out. Public Works was notified and Southern California Edison restored power.
Petty Theft – 2:19 p.m. – 4400 block of Lincoln Ave. – A suspect with a group of ten teenage males reportedly took a BMX-style bike from a child. Police were unable to locate the suspect. Report taken.
February 23, 2015
Disturbance (Noise) – 3:29 p.m. – 6200 block of Jasmine Wy. – The caller reported an ongoing problem with an elderly female singing loudly. The caller was worried about retaliation and refused to sign a complaint. Party advised and will comply.
Petty Theft – 6:21 p.m. – 10200 block of Valley View St. – The suspect was a young juvenile, who appeared to be with other family members who were not aware of what she was doing. Security advised that the juvenile had taken earrings that she was currently wearing, as well as other clothing items that she had concealed on her body. The juvenile was contacted inside by Loss Prevention and the grandmother was made aware of the shoplifting. The juvenile was field interviewed and advised.
February 24, 2015
Counseling – 9:55 a.m. – 4200 block of Sussex Cir. – The reporting party sold something on CraigsList and in return was given a bad check. Report taken.
Citizen Assist – 10:38 p.m. – Ball/Valley View – The reporting party stated that her vehicle ran out of gas. She was parked on an incline and her emergency brake was not working. She had her foot stuck on the brake, otherwise her vehicle would roll into traffic. Assisted. The female walked across the street to get gas.
February 25, 2015
911 Hangup – 8:53 a.m. – 6100 block of Ball Rd. – A male subject stated that he needed police for a dispute over a Porta Potty on a job site. The subject sounded distracted and would not give any further information before disconnecting. On the second call back, the subject advised that the police were not needed.
Suspicious Person – 1:13 p.m. – 10200 block of Valley View St. – The caller thought that a male subject in the fitting room was preparing to commit a theft. The subject took three ties, pants, and shorts into the fitting room. The caller said the subject was paying attention to his surroundings more than the merchandise, so he thought the subject was going to steal them. The subject apparently removed a tag and then put it in the pocket of one of the items. The subject left the store. The caller checked the dressing room, and nothing was left in it. The subject was detained in the Ralphs parking lot. One subject arrested for robbery.
February 26, 2015
Assist Outside Agency – 11:06 a.m. – 9700 block of Doreen Dr. – The reporting party requested that the police keep the peace while they check on an elderly subject regarding an animal hoarding situation. The caller stated that Animal Control was out recently and the female’s son and daughter were non-compliant and would not allow them to see the elderly female. Assisted.
Traffic Hazard – 8:30 p.m. – Ball/Walker – The caller reported a large bumper in the middle of the intersection. Police were unable to locate the bumper.
February 27, 2015
Welfare Check – 10:17 a.m. – 4000 block of Ball Rd. – An elderly male driver reportedly hit the gas instead of the brake and ran over the curb, nearly hitting several people. No one was hit and there were no injuries. The subject was now out of the vehicle, which was parked in the handicapped spot. The caller was concerned about the subject’s ability to drive. The driver was counseled, and his daughter was present to take control of the vehicle. Citation issued.
Found Property – 10:45 a.m. – Ball/Walker – An officer located a bumper in the intersection. Station 26 was requested to respond to the registered owner’s residence and attempt to contact it. Cypress Police took the bumper and license plate for safekeeping. Station 26 advised that it was not a good address. The bumper was booked for safekeeping as they were unable to contact the registered owner of the vehicle. Report taken.