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.
January 29, 2019
Assist Other Department – 5:20 p.m. – 5400 block of La Palma Ave. – A subject was reportedly stuck in an elevator. Incident handled by OCFA.
Trespassing – 10:14 p.m. – 7500 block of Mark Cir. – The reporting party came to the station regarding assistance with the RP’s adult daughter and an unknown male subject she brought to his residence. The RP quested that the male half leave. Police contacted both subject and arrested a 28-year-old La Mesa resident for false report of identification to a peace officer. The subject was transported to the hospital for swelling and fracture to the right ankle.
January 30, 2019
Disturbance (Juveniles) – 5:40 p.m. – 5900 block of La Palma Ave. – The caller reported a subject was threatening to hit officers and was possibly under the influence of marijuana the day before. Police contacted the juvenile, who was uncooperative with officers. OCFA responded for a medical evaluation and the subject was transported to the hospital.
Counterfeit Currency – 7:58 p.m. – 5400 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – The caller met a subject at the location for the sale of headphones via CraigsList. The subject never got out of his vehicle and the caller exchanged the property for $300. The caller later discovered the money was bogus.
January 31, 2019
Counseling – 5:12 a.m. – 5600 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – The caller believed that her mailbox had been tampered with and mail had been stolen. The reporting party was provided with a log number and counseled.
Disabled Vehicle – 9:39 a.m. – Orangethorpe/Walker – A vehicle reportedly ran out of gas and was blocking traffic on Orangethorpe. The vehicle was removed the roadway and police waited with the vehicle for the owner to return with gas from the gas station.
Burglary – 12:48 p.m. – 7500 block of Indigo Ln. – The caller stated that an interior camera in the residence showed a subject in the home. The front door was locked and secured. An unknown male subject ran through the rear yard into a neighbor’s yard. Police checked the area but were unable to locate the subject. Report taken.
February 1, 2019
Pedestrian Check – 1:56 a.m. – 7000 block of Moody St. – Police conducted a pedestrian check and arrested a 33-year-old Norwalk resident for an outstanding misdemeanor warrant. The subject was cooperative and booked at Orange County Jail.
Traffic Collision – 5:18 p.m. – Moody/La Palma – Police responded to a traffic collision involving a motorcycle versus a vehicle. OCFA responded, and a tow truck was requested. The vehicle were removed from the roadway. A subject was transported for a complaint of pain.
Suspicious Vehicle – 10:49 p.m. – Los Altos/Crescent (Buena Park) – Police investigated a vehicle and found that the driver had a nitrous oxide tank on the passenger seat. The subject, a 24-year-old Buena Park resident, was arrested for possession of nitrous oxide and subsequently released on cite.
February 2, 2019
Petty Theft Report – 4:21 p.m. – 5400 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – A suspect reportedly look approximately $300 in Lotto tickets from the business. Report taken.
February 3, 2019
Suspicious Circumstances – 6:57 p.m. – 5400 block of La Palma Ave. – A customer reportedly smelled an odor much like a natural gas leak inside the business. She advised the employees but they did not seem to be concerned, and the customer left after feeling nauseated. Police contacted the manager, who stated that everything checked okay and that there were no odors inside.
Disturbance (Subject) – 8:19 p.m. – 5000 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – A customer stated that an employee was being insulting. The customer claimed that he did not get syrup that morning. It was determined that the disturbance was verbal only.