Compiled by Andrea Papagianis
FRIDAY, AUGUST 9
Chula Vista Avenue/Selva Road (7:47 a.m.) Two men wearing all black were seen walking slowly and looking into houses in the Dana Light community. The caller believed the men were casing the area.
Niguel Shores Drive, 33600 Block (3:35 a.m.) People were reported skinny-dipping in the community pool.
Crown Valley Parkway/Pacific Coast Highway (1:04 a.m.) Two calls were made about loud subjects near the preschool at the Monarch Bay Plaza shopping center.
THURSDAY, August 8
Street of the Silver Lantern, 34000 Block (11:55 p.m.) Authorities responded to a report of a verbal confrontation between a man and a woman. The caller heard the two arguing outside a silver sedan and believed the woman was in distress.
Street of the Copper Lantern, 33800 Block (11:36 p.m.) An apparently drunken man called authorities after a verbal confrontation with his girlfriend and hung up when asked for more information.
Pacific Coast Highway, 34200 Block (11:17 p.m.) A young caller reported two males in a physical confrontation.
DISTURBANCE-MUSIC OR PARTY
Street of the Blue Lantern, 34300 Block (10:49 p.m.) A patrol check was requested to locate a live band in the area.
Selva Road/Pacific Coast Highway (8:43 p.m.) A female caller reported being yelled and chased by a man. The caller made it home safely but did not get a good look at the man.
Doheny Park Road, 34000 Block (8:15 p.m.) A disabled woman in a wheelchair reported being stalked and harassed by a man who pretends not to speak English. The woman said the man had taken her stuff but did not wish to talk about it over the phone.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON IN VEHICLE
Pacific Coast Highway/Del Obispo Street (7:36 p.m.) An informant reported a four-door blue sedan with a smashed rear bumper was weaving in and out of traffic. The caller believed the car was stolen and said the driver had just pulled into a nearby gas station.
Pacific Coast Highway, 34300 Block (7:27 p.m.) Three males were reported smoking and possibly doing drugs behind bushes on the south side of the street.
HIT AND RUN MISDEMEANOR
Pacific Coast Highway/Street of the Blue Lantern (7:03 p.m.) A hit-and-run incident occurred when the driver of a white Cadillac Escalade turned onto Blue Lantern and hit a white Volvo. The driver of the Volvo remained at the scene until authorities arrived.
DRUNK IN PUBLIC
Doheny Park Road, 34000 Block (6:58 p.m.) A patrol check was requested for the Dollar Tree parking lot where an apparently drunken man was trying to get into his vehicle. The caller feared the subject was going to drive away. The man was described as weighing about 200-pounds and wearing a white shirt and camouflage shorts.
Via California, 26400 Block (6:10 p.m.) A caller reported and unknown male sitting on a wall near the informant’s home asking passersby for money. The man was described as having a white goatee and wearing a black sweater and shorts.
Street of the Golden Lantern, 34400 Block (3:58 p.m.) A patrol check was requested at the OC Dana Point Harbor for a man with grey hair and wearing a sweatshirt and jeans who was reportedly looking into parked cars and harassing people.
Street of the Golden Lantern, 34500 Block (2:48 p.m.) An elderly man wearing a dark sweatshirt and blue jeans was reported taking a nap outside El Torito at the OC Dana Point Harbor.
PETTY THEFT REPORT
Alta Vista Drive, 24500 Block (12:52 p.m.) A handicapped placard was stolen from a vehicle.
KEEP THE PEACE
St. John, 0 Block (10:02 a.m.) Deputies were requested to stand by for a woman moving out of her home without her husband being present.
Selva Road, 34100 Block (9:09 a.m.) A male subject riding a skateboard was reportedly going through trashcans. The man was described as in his late-20s and carrying both black and white trashbags.
SUSPICIOUS PERSON IN VEHICLE
Pasto Road, 24300 Block (8:23 a.m.) An informant reported a parked large yellow and cream recreational vehicle that someone appeared to be living in. The called said authorities had searched the vehicle a week prior to the call.
Del Prado Avenue/Street of the Golden Lantern (6:34 a.m.) A patrol check was requested for an elderly homeless man walking down Del Prado Avenue in traffic lanes. The man was described as tall and wearing a green hoodie and beige pants. He was last seen heading south on Golden Lantern.
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