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All information below is obtained from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department website. The calls represent what was told to the deputy in the field by the radio dispatcher. The true nature of an incident often differs from what is initially reported. No assumption of criminal guilt or affiliation should be drawn from the content of the information provided. An arrest doesn’t represent guilt. The items below are just a sampling of the entries listed on the OCSD website.
Compiled by Kristina Pritchett
Tuesday, June 21
DISTURBANCE Via Sacramento, 26300 Block (10:58 p.m.) A man said his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend were outside harassing him.
DISTURBANCE Dana Strand Road, 34300 Block (10:08 p.m.) Police were called for juveniles being loud at Strand Beach.
DISTURBANCE Pacific Coast Highway, 34200 Block (8:28 p.m.) Four men were in a physical fight inside the restaurant.
PETTY THEFT Puerto Place/Dana Point Harbor Drive (7:41 p.m.) The caller said their phone was taken off a table at the jetty.
TRAFFIC HAZARD Mar Y Sol/Camino Del Avion (6:20 p.m.) Police were called for a possible water leak; they thought a pipe broke.
DISTURBANCE Dana Drive/Island Way (5:56 p.m.) Police were called about five juveniles jumping on statues and tearing up the grass.
DISTURBANCE La Cresta Drive, 24200 Block (5:54 p.m.) A caller told police that four or five skateboarders jumped the fence near the front of the school.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON IN VEHICLE El Encanto Avenue, 33700 Block (4:41 p.m.) The caller said someone was sitting in the passenger seat of a silver Nissan all day.
CITIZEN ASSIST Mermaid Circle, 32700 Block (2:57 p.m.) A woman said her husband and dog were bit by a neighbor’s dog.
PETTY THEFT Street of the Golden Lantern, 33200 Block (2:01 p.m.) A man said he was at Salt Creek Beach earlier in the day where his backpack was stolen. He told police he left it on the beach while he went out into the ocean with his son. When he returned, the backpack was gone.
DRUNK IN PUBLIC Street of the Golden Lantern/Pointe Sutton (1:33 p.m.) A man told police his friend was driving his vehicle at high speeds. He said she pulled over and jumped out of the car and was running through an apartment complex.
HIT-AND-RUN PARKED CAR Camino Del Avion/Street of the Golden Lantern (12:24 p.m.) The caller said a hit-and-run incident occurred next to a Starbucks.
TRAFFIC HAZARD Del Obispo Street/Stonehill Drive (7:48 a.m.) Police were called about a concrete trash can that rolled over and went out into the street.
SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE Street of the Golden Lantern, 32500 Block (7:26 a.m.) Police were called for a green Land or Range Rover with the door open, windows smashed and blood on the passenger window.
Monday, June 20
DISTURBANCE-FAMILY DISPUTE Pacific Coast Highway, 34300 Block (11:30 p.m.) Police received a call about the caller’s brother spraying them with “some kind of chemical.”
SUSPICIOUS PERSON/CIRCUMSTANCE Street of the Golden Lantern/Del Prado (10:30 p.m.) A caller told police six or seven skateboarders were filming and jumping curbs into the street. The caller was concerned they may get hurt.
RECKLESS DRIVING Neptune Drive, 25300 Block (3:24 p.m.) A man was driving a motorcycle up and down the street with no helmet. The caller said the rider was only wearing shorts and a T-shirt.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON/CIRCUMSTANCE Pacific Coast Highway/Ritz-Carlton Drive (2:46 p.m.) Police received a call about four or five subjects about possibly selling pills near the men’s restroom.
TRAFFIC ACCIDENT-UNKNOWN INJURIES Monarch Bay Plaza/Pacific Coast Highway (2:04 p.m.) A silver Mazda Rogue, a white Honda and a white van were involved in an accident.
VANDALISM Pointe Sutton, 32600 Block (10:17 a.m.) The caller told police the vandalism was at the leasing office.
Sunday, June 19
BURGLARY IN PROGRESS La Cresta Drive, 24700 Block (10:27 p.m.) A woman told police a person walked into her open garage. She said the person took her purse out of her car and walked off.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON/CIRCUMSTANCE Granada Drive, 33800 Block (9:33 p.m.) Police were called for two females and a male that pulled up in two vehicles in someone’s driveway. They were seen walking along the side of the house with flashlights.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON IN VEHICLE Street of the Violet Lantern/El Camino Capistrano (9:06 p.m.) Two men got out of a large black truck with a trailer and went down the walking trail. The caller said they left the vehicle running.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON IN VEHICLE Pacific Coast Highway, 32900 Block (6:42 p.m.) The caller said an unknown person was inside a tan vehicle with smoke coming from the inside.
DISTURBANCE Highcrest Road/Pacific Island Drive (4:11 p.m.) Large boulders were being thrown from the top of the hill; the caller was concerned someone might get hit by one.
ASSIST OUTSIDE AGENCY Street of the Copper Lantern, 33800 Block (3:00 p.m.) A balcony fire was reported, and it was unknown if anyone was inside the attached unit.
VANDALISM REPORT Strand Beach Drive, 0 Block (2:14 p.m.) An elevator was hit with graffiti.
Saturday, June 18
SUSPICIOUS PERSON/CIRCUMSTANCE Pointe Monarch Drive, 0 Block(10:48 p.m.) The caller told police someone was trying the door handle on the front door, but did not see anyone.
DISTURBANCE-FAMILY DISPUTE Danabirch, 25100 Block (7:29 p.m.) A woman told police she heard a mother and daughter arguing.
HIT-AND-RUN PARKED CAR Cheltam Way, 33400 Block (7:00 p.m.) A man said his car was hit earlier in the week and that he knows which car caused the damage.
DISTURBANCE Ritz-Carlton Drive, 0 Block (6:23 p.m.) The caller said guests who hadn’t paid their bill were trying to leave.
HIT-AND-RUN PARKED CAR Ritz-Carlton Drive, 0 Block (5:11 p.m.) The caller said the incident occurred in a public area.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON/CIRCUMSTANCE Stonehill Drive/Niguel Road (3:05 p.m.) The caller reported they saw a man hit a woman in a dark gray Mercedes.
VANDALISM IN PROGRESS Pacific Coast Highway, 34300 Block (2:07 p.m.) A man was seen throwing a rock through a window.
RECKLESS DRIVING Street of the Golden Lantern/Camino Del Avion (2:02 p.m.) The caller reported a driver in a dark red Toyota Tacoma driving between two lines and acting strange.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON/CIRCUMSTANCE Del Obispo Street/Stonehill Drive (12:36 p.m.) A caller reported they saw a man hop a fence into someone’s yard in Seaside Villas.
TRAFFIC ACCIDENT-NON INJURY Niguel Shores Drive, 33600 Block (9:20 a.m.) A gray Camry and a red Tacoma were involved in an accident.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON/CIRCUMSTANCE Street of the Golden Lantern, 32500 Block (7:17 a.m.) A caller told police a man was following one of the female employees for an hour.
BURGLARY IN PROGRESS Selva Road, 34100 Block (2:46 p.m.) A woman said she heard a thump on her balcony and thought someone was inside.