La Palma police blotter

La Palma police blotter, September 26 to October 2, 2019

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the La Palma Police Department. The police blotter is not a comprehensive listing of police-related incidents in the city, and no inference of guilt is implied in showing any item in the La Palma police blotter.

September 26, 2019

Traffic Stop – 7:15 a.m. – 5500 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – Police conducted a traffic stop and subsequently arrested a 37-year-old male subject for driving on a suspended/revoked license and driving without registration. The vehicle was left parked and secured.
Suspicious Subject – 9:54 p.m. – 8200 block of Regency St. – A subject reportedly tried to open the front door. Police were unable to locate the subject.

September 27, 2019

Pedestrian Check – 6:48 a.m. – 7792 Walker St. (La Palma Police Department) – Police advised an elderly female subject regarding crossing Walker and stopping traffic in front of the Police Department.
Pedestrian Check – 9:58 p.m. – Orangethorpe/Flood Control Channel – Following a pedestrian check, police arrested a 38-year-old female subject for an outstanding misdemeanor warrant. The subject was transported to Orange County Jail.

September 28, 2019

Police Information – 11:18 a.m. – 8000 block of Bluebird Ln. – The caller wanted to notify the police that an encampment was being built near the train tracks. She advised that she had already contacted Cypress Public Works.
Traffic Stop – 2:02 p.m. – Moody/San Juan- Police conducted a traffic stop after the same license plate was on seen on two vehicles. A tow truck was requested. A 58-year-old Hawaiian Gardens resident was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia, driving without a license, driving without vehicle registration, theft of lost property, and possession of an open container while driving, and outstanding warrants. The subject was transported to Orange County Jail.

September 29, 2019

Traffic Stop – 1:38 a.m. – 8700 block of Moody St. (Cypress) – Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle with a blown tire and hood damage. Police arrested a 26-year-old Cypress resident for misdemeanor DUI. The vehicle was left legally parked at the request of the driver.
Found Property – 5:40 a.m. – 7792 Walker St. (La Palma Police Department) – A broken drone was found. The drone was destroyed and no report was needed.
Patrol Check – 10:45 p.m. – Marlin/Fresca – Police conducted a patrol check regarding street racing. Buena Park was requested to dispatch two units to assist. One subject was seen fleeing the area. A subject was detained at Taser-point and handcuffed. A vehicle was searched. One subject arrested on vehicle code violations, including reckless driving. Field sobriety tests were administered in jail.

September 30, 2019

Illegally Parked Vehicle – 10:06 a.m. – 5700 block of Thelma Ave. – A vehicle was reportedly partially blocking the sidewalk and walkers were forced to walk in the street. Vehicle cited.
Area Check – 9:56 p.m. – Centerpointe Dr. – A subject was reportedly loitering by the dumpster in the back of the business. The subject was gone on the arrival of police.

October 1, 2019

Counseling – 9:05 a.m. – 8100 block of Walker St. – The caller advised that her son refused to come to school. The juvenile was counseled and would be returning to school with the mother.
Public Works Information – 10:54 p.m. – 5900 block of Fresca Dr. – A couch was reportedly in the gutter just south of the location. The couch was moved to the sidewalk and Public Works notified.

October 2, 2019

Disturbance (Neighbor) – 2:15 p.m. – 7800 block of Barbi Ln. – The caller reported a dispute between the caller and the neighbor’s gardener trimming bushes between fences that divide the property lines. The neighbors were able to come to a mutual agreement regarding the bushes.
Assist Other Department – 11:57 p.m. – Lincoln/Knott (Buena Park) – La Palma Police were requested to conduct an area check regarding a subject reportedly walking in traffic with an object in his hand, possibly a weapon. Police contacted a subject. Cypress Police assisted. The subject was released into the care of his girlfriend at his residence in Cypress.