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.
February 14, 2022
Theft – 8:34 a.m. – 9000 block of Bloomfield – Sometime over the past week (2/7-2/14), an unknown suspect stole the battery from the victim’s vehicle while it was parked on Bloomfield.
Theft – 2:09 p.m. – 4000 block of Ball Rd. – Two female subjects stole an unknown amount of beauty products and were last seen fleeing in a gray Nissan registered out of Los Angeles. These suspects had prior thefts at this store.
Arrest – 3:35 p.m. – 5400 block of Katella Ave. – Originally the call was received as a “robbery” with a suspect and vehicle description given. An officer located the vehicle parked on Noel north of Katella. While searching the nearby area, the suspect was found hiding in a trash enclosure. The suspect surrendered. After further investigation, an Officer learned this was only a shoplifting of numerous bottles of alcohol. The male subject was positively identified in the field and he was arrested.
February 15, 2022
Bike Stop – 8:33 a.m. – Lincoln/Moody – Police attempted to stop a bicyclist for Vehicle Code violations. When the subject refused to stop, a short pursuit ensued. Officers were able to cut the subject off at Lincoln/Denni; the subject then threw his bicycle at one officer in an attempt to escape. The subject was safely taken into custody without force and arrested for resisting an officer. The subject was absentee booked at Orange County Jail (OCJ).
Hot Prowl Arrest – 3:04 p.m. – 6100 block of Orange Ave. – Officers arrested a transient after he broke into the victim’s residence while she locked herself and her infant in the upstairs bedroom closet. The subject was not known to the victim and attempted to enter the bedroom just before officers arrived. He surrendered to a Buena Park Police K-9 officer, along other officers. The subject was absentee booked at OCJ
Residential Burglary – 6:14 p.m. – 4500 block of Blanca – When the victim arrived home, she observed two male subjects run across her front lawn and enter a black Honda that was parked in front of her residence. The victim opened the front door and noticed the interior of the residence had been ransacked. Point of entry was a pried rear slider. The loss was approximately $12,000 in jewelry and designer handbags. Video cameras were located but surveillance video was unable to be reviewed at the time of the report.
Stolen Vehicle – 7:53 p.m. – 4900 block of Katella Ave. – When the victim completed his workout, he noticed that his gym bag containing his vehicle keys and wallet had been taken from the locker. The victim then responded outside and noticed his vehicle had been stolen. The vehicle was a black 2018 GMC Sierra Denali. The incident occurred between 5:45 p.m. and 7:53 p.m. The vehicle was entered into the Stolen Vehicle System. Surveillance video would be reviewed when management arrives in the morning. The vehicle was later located and recovered by the Orange County Sheriff’s Department in Garden Grove.
February 16, 2022
Malicious Mischief to a Vehicle – 1:21 p.m. – 5500 block of Lime – Sometime between 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday and this morning, an unknown suspect broke the windshield wiper off the victim’s vehicle. The victim believed her ex-son-in-law may be responsible for the damage.
Hate Crime – 4:56 p.m. – 6200 block of Ball Rd. – A complaint of graffiti was located and two swastikas, Waffen SS lightning bolts, “USA,” “KKK,” and “Luke loves Sheila” was painted in black paint on the wall of a storage shed. At this time, there were no leads or video of the crime.
February 17, 2022
Arrest – 1:20 p.m. – 6000 block of Cerritos Ave. – From a call for service of a disruptive subject associated to a vehicle, a parolee was arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle; the vehicle had been reported stolen out of Orange County Sheriff’s Department jurisdiction earlier that day.
Injury Report – 5:07 p.m. – 9600 block of Juanita St. – While playing on the play equipment, a child fell and complained of pain. OCFA responded for treatment and the child was transported to a hospital for precautionary purposes only. Report taken and no immediate safety hazards noticed.
February 18, 2022
Stolen Vehicle – 6:28 a.m. – 6100 block of Katella Ave. – Overnight, between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m., an unknown suspect stole the victim’s white 2019 Dodge Ram Pro Master Van with Siemens logos on both sides and a large screen TV affixed to the rear. There was no surveillance or suspect information.
Felony Animal Cruelty – 1:33 p.m. – 5400 block of Myra Ave. – OC Animal Control conducted an animal cruelty investigation after a pet bunny was reported to have a broken leg, possibly caused intentionally by the owner. The owner was not home at the time of the investigation and the bunny was taken for medical treatment.
Vehicle Burglary – 6:11 p.m. – 5000 block of Lincoln Ave. – Occurred within 30 minutes of time of call, an unknown suspect entered the victim’s locked vehicle by unknown means and stole the victim’s wallet and an Apple iPad. The victim’s credit cards were later used at a Walmart in Long Beach. Surveillance cameras did not capture the crime.
February 19, 2022
Grand Theft – 6:16 p.m. – 5400 block of Katella Ave. – While he was loading groceries into his car, the victim was approached by a female subject who asked for directions. The subject then offered the victim a ring for his generosity. During the interaction, the female subject removed the victim’s 1974 CSULB class ring from his right hand and fled the scene.
Burglary/Vehicle Theft – 9:02 p.m. – 4900 block of Katella Ave. – An unknown suspect burglarized the victim’s locker and stole her belongings including her car keys. The suspect then stole the victim’s vehicle, which was detected by an Orange County Sheriff’s Department automated license plate reader while driving on eastbound Katella through Knott. Officer responded to the area and located the vehicle, unoccupied, in a parking lot in the 7500 block of Katella Ave. in Stanton.
February 20, 2022
Attempted Vehicle Burglary – 1:26 p.m. – 9200 block of Valley View St. – An unknown suspect punched the driver’s side door lock. It is unknown if entry was made and no loss identified at the time of this report.
Vehicle Burglary – 5:49 p.m. – 5500 block of Ball Rd. – A passerby noticed a smashed window to the victim’s vehicle (2017 Honda Accord). The investigation revealed the suspect left in a black Mercedes. The loss was a designer purse.