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.
February 22, 2019
Medical Aid – 7:14 a.m. – 11000 block of Cherry St. – A worker reportedly fell off the roof at the side of the residence. The subject was conscious and breathing and suffered a foot and side injury. OCFA responded. Assisted.
Hazard – 3:24 p.m. – Los Vaqueros/Cerritos – The caller advised that she was an 18-wheeler truck driver and had turned down a street that she could not get out of. She requested assistance but was concerned that if the police responded, she would be cited, and she would ask the bus where she was making the delivery first. The driver recalled and advised that she still needed police assistance. Police shut down traffic so she could back out.
February 23, 2019
Hazard – 12:54 p.m. – Orangewood/Los Alamitos – The caller was afraid that cones blocking Orangewood would cause issues with traffic and was upset that they were not notified in writing about the event on the Joint Forces Training Base. Public Works was requested to retrieve the cones.
Counseling – 4:41 p.m. – 4700 block of Howard Ave. – The reporting party wanted to file a restraining order against his sister’s boyfriend, who was reportedly manipulating him and trying to get him to leave the country. Police gave the information for the Fullerton Courthouse where he can fill out Civil Harassment restraining order paperwork. Log number provided.
February 24, 2019
Traffic Stop – 9:20 a.m. – Willow/Woodruff – A female driver was traveling at high speeds through the city. The driver found to be emotionally distraught to the point she can not reasonable control her vehicle.
Police stood by while her husband was contacted and came from Cypress with his son to pick up the driver.
Patrol Check – 11:54 a.m. – 4000 block of Farquhar Ave. – A subject at the park was reportedly aggressive with the caller’s babysitter and threatened to cut up their Frisbee that came near him and his son. Police were unable to locate the subject.
February 25, 2019
Person Down – 9:47 a.m. – 10000 block of Cherry St. – A female subject was reportedly slumped over int he driver’s seat. The caller knocked on the window and the subject didn’t respond. Police determined that the female was taking a nap after working the graveyard shift.
Theft Report – 11:46 a.m. – 3500 block of Farquhar Ave. – Several mailboxes at the location had reportedly been broken into at the location. Police reviewed video surveillance and could only confirm that mail was taken out of the mailbox of a subject who was currently on vacation. Log item issued.
February 26, 2019
Vehicle Burglary – 8:32 a.m. – 3800 block of Green Ave. – The caller stated that his wife noticed their 1993 Honda Accord was unlocked and papers misplaced inside the vehicle. They suspected that someone tried to steal the vehicle. There was no loss. Extra patrol checks requested.
Suspicious Circumstances – 6:30 p.m. – 5300 block of Katella Ave. – A subject reportedly had been in the parking lot yelling for twenty minutes. The subject’s vehicle was facing eastbound and taking up a couple parking spaces. Police contacted the subject, who was parked in the lot due to mechanical issues and two flat tires. At the subject’s request, the vehicle was towed to a friend’s residence.
February 27, 2019
Identity Theft – 11:20 a.m. – 3800 block of Green Ave. – The caller stated that she received a bill from Edison regarding an electricity balance from a different account that was added to her account. The caller stated she never opened a second account. Police were unable to establish where or how the account was opened. Log item issued.
Disturbance (Subject) – 7:30 p.m. – 4200 block of Katella Ave. – A female subject, a former employee, was reportedly upset due to a wrong amount filed on her 2017 tax forms. The subject was advised to contact her tax accountant to take proper steps to correct the issue. Per the business owner, the subject was warned about trespassing. Civil matter only.
February 28, 2019
Petty Theft – 5:52 p.m. – 5100 block of Olympic Dr. – Sometime overnight, the caller’s Land Rover was reportedly rifled through while parked on the street. The vehicle was possibly left unlocked. The loss was $30 in small tools from the door pocket of the vehicle. The items were not serialized and there were no signs of forced entry. No surveillance was available. Log number issued.
Traffic Hazard – 7:07 p.m. – Katella/Lexington – The caller reported metal debris in the roadway. The debris was cleared from the roadway.