La Palma police blotter, February 12 to February 19, 2020

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.

February 12, 2020

Municipal Code Violation – 10:53 a.m. – Norann/Sharon – A subject was reportedly going through the trash for recyclables. Police observed a subject in the area but did not see any violations.

February 13, 2020

Extra Patrol Checks – 1:46 p.m. – 8100 block of Wickham Ln. – Extra patrol checks were requested regarding vehicle part thefts in the area.
Counseling – 1:51 p.m. – 8100 block of Wickham Ln. – The reporting party stated that the vehicle was ransacked but no property was missing and there was no damage to the vehicle. Counseled.

February 14, 2020

Medical Aid – 8:37 a.m. – Thelma/Furman – A subject was reportedly laying on the ground next to a vehicle. The subject was found to be conscious but unresponsive. The subject was transported to the hospital for a possible seizure.
Suspicious Subject – 10:58 a.m. – Centerpointe Dr. – A subject had reportedly been sitting in a vehicle for approximately one hour on the top floor of the parking structure. Police determined that the subject was studying for a real estate exam.

February 15, 2020

Medical Aid – 5:26 p.m. – 4500 block of Trafalgar Dr. – A 32-year-old male subject was reportedly conscious but not very coherent. The subject was transported to the hospital for liver issues due to alcohol abuse.
Traffic Stop – 9:48 p.m. – Valley View/Crescent (Buena Park) – Police conducted a traffic stop and performed a vehicle search. Buena Park Police Department’s K-9 provided assistance. Drug were found the vehicle. A 17-year-old Buena Park resident was arrested for possession of controlled substances for sales.

February 16, 2020

Suspicious Activity – 5:15 p.m. – 5400 block of La Palma Ave. – A male subject was possibly stealing pallets to the rear of the location. Police conducted a traffic stop and determined that they were allowed to keep the white pallets but any other color pallets the business wanted to be returned. No prosecution desired. All the pallets the subject had were found to be white.
Bike Stop – 6:57 p.m. – 5500 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – Following a bike stop, police arrested a 32-year-old male subject from Hesperia for outstanding warrants. The subject was transported to Orange County Jail.

February 17, 2020

Petty Theft – 2:03 p.m. – Orangethorpe/Walker – A group of juveniels were reportedly riding bikes in the street and blocking traffic. The subjects possibly stole beer from a business and threw it at 5400 Orangethorpe. A 15-year-old subject was arrested for shoplifting, receiving/concealing stolen property, and resisting an officer. The subject was later released to the subject’s brother.
Area Check – 11:20 p.m. – 5400 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – A subject was reportedly trying to buy beer and the family was not allowing him to. The subject left the area and police were unable to locate him.

February 18, 2020

Citizen Assist – 9:35 a.m. – 8100 block of Bellhaven St. – The caller’s grandson stated that there was smoke in the residence but no fire. OCFA responded but whatever was on fire was now out. The cause of the small smoldering fire was unknown.
Medical Aid – 6:35 p.m. – 7100 block of Tiara Ln. – The caller believed that the caller’s father may be having a stroke. The subject was disoriented. OCFA responded and the subject was transported to the hospital.
Bike Stop – 9:31 p.m. – Orangethorpe/Valley View – Police conducted a bike stop and subsequently arrested a 26-year-old female for false report of ID to a peace officer. The subject was later released on citation.

February 19, 2020

Assault/Battery – 2:43 p.m. – 5600 block of Orangethorpe Ave. – The caller reported that the caller’s sister-in-law attempted to assault the caller. The subject was reportedly bipolar and schizophrenic. Police made contact and notified the Crisis Assessment Team. The CAT Team responded to the location.