The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Cypress 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 Cypress police blotter.
November 9, 2020
Suspicious Subject – 1:03 a.m. – 9900 block of Grindlay St. – From a call for service of a suspicious subject, a male subject was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Petty Theft – 11:53 p.m. – 9700 block of Spruce – Occurred between 11/08/20 and 11/09/20. An unknown suspect stole miscellaneous property from the victim’s unlocked vehicle.
November 10, 2020
Assist Outside Agency – 1:07 a.m. – Cypress officers assisted Los Alamitos PD on a stolen vehicle that just occurred. Cypress officers assisted with a traffic break and arrest team.
Burglary – 9:53 a.m. – 6300 block of Lincoln Ave. – Sometime between 10/9/20 and 11/9/20, the victim’s storage unit was broken into by forcing the lock. The loss included approximately $4400 in appliances, tools, a TV and clothing.
Arrest – 9:33 p.m. – 5600 block of Danny – From a call for service, a female subject was arrested for vandalism, restraining order violation and resisting arrest after she kicked the front door screen in, broke a window and was uncooperative with officers.
November 11, 2020
Vehicle Burglary – 2:51 p.m. – 4600 block of Lincoln Ave. – Sometime between 11/5/20 and today’s date at 1 p.m., an unknown suspect broke into the victim’s motorhome by picking the lock on an exterior storage door, and stole $5000 worth of fishing equipment.
Structure Fire – 3:50 p.m. – 5300 block of Bishop – A fire ignited on the first floor of a 3 story condominium after a computer battery backup failed. The fire filled the residence with smoke and trapped a resident on the third floor. Officers forced entry into the condominium and escorted the resident to safety and OCFA responded and extinguished the fire. The building Inspector responded and deemed the structure still habitable.
November 12, 2020
Grand Theft – 12:44 p.m. – 10600 block of Ritter St. – Sometime overnight, an unknown suspect stole the catalytic converter from the victim’s vehicle.
November 13, 2020
Pedestrian Check – 2:57 a.m. – 5600 block of Lincoln Ave. –From a pedestrian check, two male subjects were arrested for possession of heroin and possession of methamphetamine. One subject was on parole and a parole hold was granted.
Assist Outside Agency – 7:51 p.m. – 5800 block of Marion Ave. – Officers responded to a garage fire, but before their arrival the resident extinguished the flames. OCFA responded and determined the cause of the fire was unattended candles. Minor property damage inside the garage and incident handled by OCFA.
November 14, 2020
Shoplifting – 11:35 a.m. – 5800 block of Lincoln Ave. – From a call for service regarding a theft suspect being detained by loss prevention, a male subject was arrested for shoplifting. The subject was cited and released in the field.
Stolen/Recovered Vehicle – 6:21 p.m. – 4100 block of Ball Rd. – Between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., unknown suspect(s) stole the victims grey 2017 Honda CRV from the parking lot. The vehicle was a push to start and the victim had left a spare key fob inside the vehicle. Approximately one hour later a citizen called and reported he had taken the wrong vehicle home from the above location. No crime was determined and the victim was reunited with her vehicle. The vehicle was entered and removed from SVS.
November 15, 2020
Commercial Burglary – 2:04 a.m. – 9900 block of Valley View St. – Officers responded to an audible alarm activation and discovered the rear door to the business had been pried open. It was determined the business was burglarized, but there was no loss.
Grand Theft – 5:04 p.m. – 5300 block of Katella Ave. – A male subject with full sleeve tattoos and a black hoodie reportedly entered the business and stole a phone valued at $1,000. The suspect fled on foot. No vehicle was seen.
Traffic Stop – 7:37 p.m. – Orangewood/Knott – From a traffic stop, a male subject was arrested for identity theft, possessing over 10 victims’ personal identifying information, and misappropriation of property. He was booked and transported to Orange County Jail.