Compiled by Brian Park
Friday, April 4
La Zanja Street, 26500 Block (12:54 p.m.)
A caller said their brother, who had recently gotten out of prison, was not supposed to be at the residence and was refusing to leave. The caller also said their brother threatened to kill them and had choked them in the past. The caller was not sure if their brother had any weapons.
Alipaz Street, 32300 Block (9:11 a.m.)
An “odd-colored,” older-model van was seen parked in front of the caller’s neighbor’s home. The caller thought the van was suspicious because the van didn’t have a company name on its side.
Junipero Serra Road/Interstate 5 (12:03 a.m.)
A short man was seen walking near the off-ramp, staring at passing cars. The man was described as wearing a black jacket with blue or black jeans.
Thursday, April 3
SUSPICIOUS PERSON IN VEHICLE
Calle Santa Barbara/Avenida De La Vista (10:03 p.m.)
Subjects were seen selling drugs out of a brown van. The van was later seen on Los Rios Street.
TRAFFIC ACCIDENT-UNKNOWN INJURIES
Camino Capistrano/Doheny Park Road (8:35 p.m.)
A red SUV ran a red light, almost rolled over and crashed. The accident resulted in the arrest of a 31-year-old man who was taken to Intake Release Center and released the next day.
Del Obispo Street, 31800 Block (8:27 p.m.)
A drunken man was screaming about a shooting across the street.
Lakeview Road/Village Road (7:06 p.m.)
The driver of a red Honda Accord said he was being followed by undercover officers.
ASSIST OUTSIDE AGENCY
Calle Santa Barbara, 26500 Block (6:16 p.m.)
A groundskeeper at a golf course found a GPS tracker for a dog. When the groundskeeper found the owner of the device, the owner fled.
Los Rios Street/Del Obispo Street (12:39 p.m.)
A man, described as a “gang type,” was seen walking up and down the street and aggressively flipping people off. The man was described as 30 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall, bald, wearing jeans but no shirt and with tattoos on his stomach and neck.
Alipaz Street/Del Obispo Street (11:41 a.m.)
Two “gang-member types” were seen standing behind a Mexican restaurant and calling passersby racial names.
VANDALISM IN PROGRESS
Calle Santa Barbara, 26500 Block (11:21 a.m.)
A caller said his sister’s ex-fiancé told him he had trashed his vehicle and left.
Riviera Court, 29400 Block (9:26 a.m.)
A woman was going through trash and taking out bags. The woman, who was wearing a gray sun hat, a purple sweater and pink pants, was seen pushing a stroller and heading toward Rancho Viejo Road.
Wednesday, April 2
Camino Capistrano, 30300 Block (12:42 p.m.)
A caller said there was a woman on the premises who was taking pictures and refusing to leave.
Camino Capistrano, 33300 Block (11:39 a.m.)
A man said his lost wallet had been returned to him, but it was missing several personal items.
Paseo Barona, 27700 Block (8:23 a.m.)
A bearded man was seen drinking from a wine bottle and rolling around on the grass and crying for the last hour. The man was described as wearing a black hoodie and blue jeans.
Tuesday, April 1
Calle Arroyo/Paseo Esteban (5:12 p.m.)
A caller said a homeless man had set up an encampment and was washing his clothes during the day.
Calle Arroyo, 27200 Block (1:19 p.m.)
A caller, who was riding a horse, said there was a homeless man who had set up camp on the river bed, near a new water building. An Orange County Sheriff’s deputy reported that he had spoken to the homeless man and that he’d be moving on.
Paseo Esteban/Calle Arroyo (12:23 p.m.)
Several items—blue jeans, cash, an iPod, a couple cell phones and a knife—were discovered laid out on a bike trail. The caller said there was no blood or anyone around.
INVESTIGATE PERSON DOWN
Camino Capistrano, 31900 Block (11:31 a.m.)
A man was seen passed out and lying on the parking lot at Union Bank. The caller said it did not appear the man required medics.
Monday, March 31
DRUNK IN PUBLIC
Los Rios Street/La Zanja Street (6:20 p.m.)
A caller said subjects were drinking in a garage and selling alcohol to passersby.