Sheriff’s Log

By Jen Henneke

Monday, July 19

09:05 – In Loyalton, someone was cited for driving under the influence and a Plumas County warrant.

12:21 – In Downieville, a welfare check was requested on a daughter camping with her boyfriend’s family. A deputy responded but the area was vacated. The reporting party was contacted and the daughter was okay.

15:02 – In Verdi, there was a report of a theft.

19:13 – In Loyalton, there was a report of a reckless driver. A deputy was unable to locate the vehicle matching the description.

20:16 – In Goodyears Bar, there was a report of smoke on a mountain side. CalFire, Plumas County and Sierra County deputies were unable to locate any smoke.

Tuesday, July 20

08:16 – In Loyalton, there was a report of a bovine wandering the road. A deputy passing through the area was unable to locate the wanderer.

10:24 – In Loyalton, Eastern Plumas Health Care Ambulance (EPHCA) was requested.

11:09 – In Downieville, there was a report of a possible scam. An email was received stating that the location of a missing dog was known and would be provided to the dog owner for a fee. A deputy made contact with the dog owner and believes the email is a scam but will continue to investigate.

11:56 – In Truckee, there was an accidental 911 call.

16:48 – In Sierra City, there was a report of three bones seen a few weeks prior on a fishing area trail. The responding deputy was unable to locate any bones.

19:07 – In Sierraville, there was a report of a possible mental health issue with someone camping in Sierra County.

Wednesday, July 21

09:34 – In Loyalton, someone was bitten by a dog.

09:43 – In Loyalton, a welfare check was request on a subject that was possibly suicidal.

12:26 – In Loyalton, a civil standby was requested.

13:30 – In Loyalton, there was a dead fawn behind a residence. The Sierra County Public Works was notified.

14:33 – In Truckee, agency assistance was requested for a possible drunk driver coming from Truckee.

15:20 – In Downieville, there was a report of assault. The suspect was transported to a hospital for injuries incurred prior to the deputy’s arrival.

15:55 – In Downieville, there was a report of a vehicle theft. The owner did not press charges.

20:28 – In Verdi, there was a report of possible illegal dumping.

23:44 – In Loyalton, there was a report of a verbal argument behind a business. Prior to the deputy’s arrival, both parties were separated.

Thursday, July 22

08:06 – In Loyalton, there was a dog at large. Another dog on the lam.

08:30 – In Sierraville, there was a report of an elderly man possibly with dementia awaiting his friends to arrive. A short time later, his friends did arrive.

08:36 – In Sierra City, there was a report of a woman walking in the middle of HWY 49. A deputy was unable to locate the woman.

14:57 – In Downieville, another older woman was walking dangerously close to the side of HWY 49. CHP was notified. Could it be the same woman?

16:26 – In Verdi, a civil service was served for an eviction and a temporary restraining order.

16:46 – In Sierraville, there was a 911 report of possible smoke coming from Treasure Mountain. The USFS confirmed that it was only dust from an OHV.

19:19 – In Verdi, there was an open 911 line. After a call back, it was determined to be a butt dial. I hate when that happens.

20:49 – In Downieville, there was a report of a trespasser.

20:50 – In Sierra City, there was a report of a possible illegal campfire. It was determined to be a lawful campfire.

Friday, July 23

02:37 – In Downieville, there was a commercial burglary alarm sounding. A deputy was unable to locate anything out of place. The doors and windows were all secure. The manager was notified of the incident and outcome.

16:52 – In Loyalton, there was a report of a possible domestic dispute and threatening

Saturday, July 24

00:04 – In Loyalton, EPHCA was requested.

08:29 – In Verdi, there was a parking problem at the Dog Valley Information Center. USFS was notified.

09:06 – In Verdi, there was a report of a pesky illegal camper. USFS was notified.

11:45 – In Goodyears Bar, a civil service was completed.

14:01 – In Sierraville, there was a request for citizen assistance.

15:48 – In Camptonville, there was an investigation.

15:56 – In Sierraville, the SCSO came upon a solo non-injury accident. CHP took over the incident.

16:00 – In Sierra City, there was a report of a pesky illegal camper on private property. The deputy was unable to locate.

16:30 – In Verdi, there was a report of a suspicious female walking in the forest without water. The deputy was unable to locate her.

22:02 – In Downieville, there was a family fight. The parties were separated and the deputy will forward the report to the DA.

Sunday, July 25

00:10 – In Sierraville, there was a vehicle accident. Fire and CHP got to the scene with no occupants around and the vehicle just stuck off the road.

07:05 – In Sierra City, there was a disturbance of the peace. USFS was contacted and they advised their officer.

09:35 – In Loyalton, there was a report of a possible water leak from a fire hydrant.

12:16 – There was a report of an ongoing civil dispute over water rights.

13:11 – In Downieville, there was a report of a possible assault that occurred during Brewfest with no known suspect.

15:44 – In Sierra City, a Garmin was activated for a biker feeling ill. Downieville Ambulance and Sierra City responded to the individual off of the trail. Upon arrival at Downieville, the patient was against medical advice.

18:17 – In Loyalton, there was a report of a car being driven on rims with no tires. A deputy responded and was unable to locate the car.

Total Reported: 48

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