The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Los Alamitos Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item in the Los Alamitos police blotter.
November 17, 2018
Lost or Stolen Plate – 11:07 a.m. – The reporting party reported that the back plate was taken from the vehicle. The front plate was still on the vehicle. Report taken.
Burglary Report – 11:15 a.m. – 3700 block of Cerritos Ave. – The caller reported a burglary at the location. The lock was cut off and the loss was paperwork and miscellaneous items of unknown value. Report taken.
November 18, 2018
Traffic Hazard – 7:13 a.m. – Los Alamitos/Katella – The caller reported plywood in a southbound lane of traffic. Assisted.
Petty Theft – 1:05 p.m. – 5400 block of Katella Ave. (Cypress) – Two suspects reportedly took alcohol and walked out. The left in a vehicle and headed northbound on walker. The loss was a $72 bottle of Remi Martin Tequila. Police located the vehicle and recovered three bottles of Patron and the Remi Martin. The reporting party desired prosecution. A tow truck was requested for the vehicle.
November 19, 2018
Suspicious Subject – 1:11 p.m. – 4100 block of Cerritos Ave. – A custodian reported that a subject was walking in circles and did not respond when the custodian tried to talk to him. Police contacted the subject and determined that the subject’s mother was getting her hair cut and he went for a walk to spend time. No assistance needed.
Traffic Hazard – 9:59 p.m. – Katella/Los Alamitos – The caller reported an empty vehicle with its lights on in the intersection. Police were unable to contact the registered owner. The vehicle was towed from the scene.
November 20, 2018
Hit & Run – 2:44 p.m. – 10000 block of Los Alamitos Blvd. – A subject in a black Honda Accord reportedly backed into the caller’s white Ford Mustang, then refused to exchange information and left. There was minor damage to the front bumper. Log number issued.
Suspicious Subject – 9:29 p.m. – Bunker Hill/Katella – A male subject was reportedly waling around and talking to himself. The subject was gone on the arrival of police.
November 21, 2018
Stolen Vehicle Report – 8:15 a.m. – 10000 block of Cherry St. – A vehicle was reportedly stolen and subsequently recovered by the Fountain Valley Police Department. The vehicle was not damaged or stripped. The suspect was in custody. Fountain Valley contacted the victim, who was en route to pick up the vehicle.
Traffic Hazard – 9:19 a.m. – Katella/605 Fwy. – Pieces of concrete were reportedly on Katella Ave. just at the 605 Fwy. before the flood control channel. Message delivered to Long Beach Police Department.
Petty Theft Report – 11:35 a.m. – Los Alamitos/Briggeman – An unknown subject stole a sign for the Seal Beach-Rossmoor Library book sale. Log item issued.
November 22, 2018
DUI – 12:21 a.m. – 5000 block of Katella Ave. – A vehicle was reportedly a wrong-way driver and pulled into the location. The driver got out of the driver’s seat and went into the passenger seat. Police conducted a field sobriety test and arrested a male subject for DUI.
Bar Check – 1:01 a.m. – 10000 block of Main St. (Seal Beach) – A transformer reportedly blew, causing the power to go out on Main St. OCFA and Southern California Edison responded. Police units were requested to assist with crowd control for approximately 200 people in the streets. The street was reportedly clear by approximately 1:38 a.m.
Burglary Alarm – 2:03 a.m. – 4200 block of Katella Ave. – Two subjects dressed all in black were reportedly attempting to remove a television from a wall. Police with a K-9 unit responded to the location and conducted a search and found signs of a burglary. Police contacted two subjects in a vehicle and detained them at gunpoint. Both subjects were arrested for burglary.
November 23, 2018
Pedestrian Check – 9:57 a.m. – 5000 block of Katella Ave. – Police contacted a transient, who had just started to consume an alcoholic beverage in public in front of the business. The subject was counseled and he agreed to pour his beer out and be on his way.