Los Alamitos police blotter

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.

June 21, 2019

Counseling – 10:52 a.m. – 12100 block of Paseo Bonita – The reporting party was in the lobby with another resident and they requested to speak with an officer regarding problems that they were having with another neighbor. Counseled.
Property Destruction – 3:15 p.m. – 10700 block of Walnut St. – The reporting party found miscellaneous ammunition while moving. The ammunition was surrendered to the Police Department for destruction.

June 22, 2019

Disturbance (Subject) – 4:13 p.m. – 3500 block of Kempton Dr. – A subject reportedly came up to the reporting party with an iPad, taking pictures of her residence. The male then became upset with the caller and was cursing at her.
Disturbance (Juveniles) – 5:33 p.m. – 4400 block of Howard Ave. (Labourdette Park) – A small group of skateboarders reportedly brought their own portable rail to the park. The subjects were not skating on any park equipment or near the playground and contained themselves to a small area and were not causing a disturbance to the other parties in the park. A subject on Green Ave. approached police and expressed that the noise from the skateboarding was too loud and would like them to leave the park. Police advised the skateboarders and they agreed to leave.

June 23, 2019

Counseling – 1:42 p.m. – 3700 block of Howard Ave. – The caller reported that his mother found marijuana in the garage that belonged to his father and she requested that he call the police. Both parents were counseled regarding having legal marijuana.
Drinking in Public – 2:34 p.m. – Los Alamitos/Orangewood – A subject was reportedly seen jay walking across Los Alamitos Blvd., carrying two beers and drinking. Police were unable to locate the subject.

June 24, 2019

Counseling – 12:22 p.m. – 5000 block of Antietam Ave. – Police contacted a subject who stated that her phone and computer had been confiscated by her parents. She admitted to relapsing with heroin and methamphetamine in the past week. She was counseled regarding seeking counseling with her parents and due to them providing housing and food and paying her bills there was certain property that they could in fact take from her unless she desired to move out of the residence.
Counseling – 8:26 p.m. – 4400 block of Howard Ave. – The reporting party received a fake Apple email with a link that requested personal information, which the reporting party provided. The information included a Social Security number. The reporting party was advised to contact credit bureaus and have an alert placed on her SSN. Log number issued for future reference if there was any loss related to identity theft.

June 25, 2019

Patrol Check – 3:53 a.m. – 11000 block of Via El Mercado – Police investigated a subject sleeping in a car and determined that the subject was a Door Dash driver waiting for the breakfast rush.
Fire – 12:34 p.m. – 3500 block of Howard Ave. – OCFA was en route for a dumpster fire in the alley. Checked okay.

June 26, 2019

Vandalism – 7:09 a.m. – 4600 block of Katella Ave. – There was graffiti on a trash bin and the parking lot area. The suspect was by the business and was covered in the same paint and pushing a shopping cart. The subject was advised regarding an outstanding warrant. Public Works was requested for the paint and the shopping cart. Incident report taken.
Traffic Hazard – 8:31 a.m. – 4900 block of Katella Ave. – A subject covered in paint whom the police contacted earlier was reportedly walking on the center median. The reporting party was afraid the subject would walk in traffic. Party advised and will comply.

June 27, 2019

Transient – 3:55 p.m. – 11200 block of Los Alamitos Blvd. – A passerby was reportedly concerned about a transient laying on a bus bench and those standing waiting for the bus unable to use the bench. The caller stated that there was an ongoing problem with the same subject at this bus bench. The subject was advised and will comply about letting people use the bench for the bus.
Keep the Peace – 9:21 p.m. – 10800 block of Bloomfield St. – The caller reportedly paid and the business was not releasing his vehicle. It was determined that the employee at the desk was the only employee at the location and could not leave the office. A driver was almost done with a call and would be there to assist the reporting party in a few minutes.