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.
May 1, 2019
Suspicious Occupied Vehicle – 5:37 a.m. – San Simeon/Westra – A subject was reportedly seen dumping trash out of a vehicle. The caller didn’t recognize the vehicle to the area.
Medical Aid – 5:52 p.m. – 5400 block of La Palma Ave. – An elderly man reportedly fell in the restaurant and was bleeding from the head. The subject was conscious and alert. Assisted.
May 2, 2019
Medical Aid – 10:52 a.m. – La Palma/Walker – A subject reportedly fell off a bush bench and did not appear to be moving. OCFA responded. Incident report filed for a fall on City property. The subject was transported to the hospital.
Fraud/Forgery Report – 2:57 p.m. – 8000 block of Hummingbird Cir. – Checks were reportedly stolen from the mail in La Palma and fraudulently cashed in Cerritos. Report taken.
May 3, 2019
Suspicious Occupied Vehicle – 7:52 p.m. – 5400 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – A female subject was reportedly passed out in a running vehicle parked at the location. Police made contact and determined that the subject had never passed out and was only on her cell phone.
Transient – 12:16 p.m. – 7821 Walker St. (Central Park) – A male subject with no shoes was reportedly sleeping near the courts. Party advised and will comply.
May 4, 2019
Suspicious Subject – 1:22 p.m. – Amberwood/Ainsworth – The caller believed that a male subject going door-to-door wanted her to open her door. The subject checked okay and was determined to be an Edison subcontractor alerting residents to a new fee that will appear on the bill.
Disturbance (Family) – 3:20 p.m. – 7700 block of Valley View St. – The caller reported a possible physical altercation with a female aggressor hitting a male subject from the rear passenger seat of a vehicle. Police made contact and arrested a 26-year-old Cerritos resident for spousal abuse.
Indecent Exposure – 6:37 p.m. – Edison Right-of-Way – Teens were reportedly having intercourse on the green belt. Police contacted the subjects, who denied doing anything. Party advised and will comply.
May 5, 2019
Counseling – 8:26 p.m. – 4600 block of Amberwood – The caller requested counseling regarding a friend who took her 14-year-old son without her permission. The juvenile returned home prior to the arrival of police.
Traffic Stop – 10:53 p.m. – Knott/Orangethorpe (Buena Park) – During a traffic stop, police conducted a field sobriety test. A 23-year-old Anaheim resident was arrested for misdemeanor DUI.
May 6, 2019
Disturbance (Subject) – 10:49 a.m. – 5400 block of La Palma Ave. – A male subject in a green van reportedly exposed himself to a customer. Police determined that there was a verbal argument only between the two subject, and no exposure.
Traffic Stop – 11:01 a.m. – La Palma/Walker – When police attempted to perform a traffic stop on a vehicle, a meth pipe was tossed from the vehicle. Police performed the traffic stop and detained two subjects while the vehicle was searched. A 21-year-old Artesia resident was arrested for driving on a suspended/revoked license, destruction of evidence, theft of lost property, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of fraudulent ID property. A 19-year-old Long Beach resident was arrested for destruction of evidence and possession of drug paraphernalia. The vehicle was towed from the location.