The items shown below are selected from the logs of the La Palma Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item in the La Palma police blotter.
November 24, 2017
Counseling – 2:53 p.m. – 5000 block of Cadiz Cir. – The caller reportedly received a cal from a male stating he had kidnapped a friend. The subject had checked with the friend and she was okay. Counseled.
Suspicious Subject – 5:15 p.m. – 7900 block of Inwood Ln. – The caller could reportedly hear a male subject at her front door. Police were unable to locate any suspicious subject but did observe a mailman delivering mail. There was also mail in the caller’s mailbox. Police confirmed that the subject at the caller’s door was the mailman.
November 25, 2017
Vandalism Report – 8:31 a.m. – 7100 block of Walker St. – The south wall of the house was reportedly tagged by graffiti.
Counseling – 11:52 a.m. – 7792 Walker St. (La Palma Police Department) – The caller stated that the protected party on her restraining order was harassing her through text message and phone calls. Parties counseled.
November 26, 2017
Traffic Stop – 12:16 p.m. – Lincoln/Valley View (Cypress) – During a traffic stop, police detained a driver for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of controlled substances. The vehicle was towed from the location. A second subject was arrested for false report of an identity to a peace officer.
Patrol Check – 1:09 p.m. – Centerpointe Dr. – There was reportedly a possible broken window at the location. It was determined that the window was cracked, not shattered. A glassworker was on the property to repair the window.
November 27, 2017
Fraud/Forgery Report – 12:13 p.m. – 5600 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – The caller reportedly paid for goods to be sent out of the country, but the suspect did not ship the items as promised. Civil matter with the shipping company. No report taken.
Disturbance (Subject) – 6:03 p.m. – 5000 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – A male subject was reportedly refusing to leave the vehicle. The caller reported that the male stated that he would possibly be violent when asked to leave the vehicle. Both parties were counseled and separated.
November 28, 2017
Reckless Driving – 8:16 a.m. – 8200 block of Walker St. – A vehicle was reportedly driving erratically in and out of traffic. Police located the vehicle. Subject counseled. No crime at this time.
Disturbance (Subject) – 9:08 a.m. – 8400 block of Moody St. – A female subject was reportedly yelling at all the customers at the location. She was also asking for money. It was requested that police advise that she was not welcome at the location. The female subject was arrested for an outstanding felony bench warrant. She was uncooperative and refused to walk to the unit. She was forced into the unit and transported to Orange County Jail.
November 29, 2017
Citizen Assist – 7:39 a.m. – 7792 Walker St. (La Palma Police Department) – The reporting party turned in 25 rounds of old 20 gauge ammunition, two 16 gauge rounds, and one .32 caliber round. Property taken for destruction.
Burglary Report – 10:02 p.m. – 5000 block of Cordoba Cir. – Entry was possibly made through a back patio door. The location was ransacked. Unknown loss at this time.
November 30, 2017
Patrol Check – 4:49 p.m. – Inwood/Huntswood – A vehicle reportedly drove into the driveway and a male subject with tattoos got out of the vehicle and walked up to the residence. The subject yelled to other unknown subjects inside the van to get out, saw cameras and left.
Burglary – 8:42 p.m. – 5000 block of Shirley Dr. – The caller believed that a subject was attempting to break into his residence. Police arrived at the location and didn’t see anything that seemed like an attempted burglary. Officers were advised that a traffic collision occurred on private property and had gone to the location to speak with the other driver. Both parties were advised and will comply. Burglary unfounded.