Sheriff’s Blotter: Jan. 27-Feb. 2

Information in the Sheriff’s Blotter is gathered from the dispatch logs provided by the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office. No individual’s names are reported. And those arrested should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

The following is a summary of activity for Jan 27-Feb 2, 2022

Jan. 27

Back to smoke signals and yodeling


2:34 a.m. Chester. A caller reports that lines are down. Customers will not be able to call 911. There is no ETA on repairs.

There’s a ticket for truancy?

7:29 a.m. Crescent Mills. A caller reports her daughter is refusing to go to school and is being incorrigible. 7:53 a.m. A deputy contacted the caller by phone at her request. The caller declined to have her daughter cited. The daughter now wants to go to school, nothing further.

General lurking

9:04 a.m. Quincy. A deputy reports investigating a report of stalking. The suspect is unknown.


12:33 p.m. Quincy. A school principal requests a phone call about a child making a threat to another student. 7:01 p.m. A deputy advised that the school will handle.

Alright already, I’m going

12:58 p.m. Greenhorn Ranch. A caller reports a landlord is making threats about turning the power off. The caller is moving out over the weekend. Proper civil procedures were given. 6 p.m. The landlord advised the tenant lives at the location but is not on the lease and is requesting a civil standby at the location. 6:36 p.m. A sergeant contacted the landlord to advise it is a landlord/tenant issue and proper civil procedures were given.


More high priorities for law enforcement

1:03 p.m. A caller reports a neighbor will not move. The vehicle is a white Ford pickup. 2:32 p.m. A sergeant advised the caller was able to get through and would like the suspect counseled. 4:03 p.m. A sergeant contacted the suspect who said he was working on his vehicle and did not see the caller at first. The information is on file and the suspect has been counseled.

Heading out of town

3:47 p.m. Westwood. A caller reports a possible drunk driver heading into Westwood on A21.

There was a birth mark on the left leg

4:04 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports outdoor chairs were stolen out of the front yard. It may have been a neighbor, who was named. 5:44 p.m. A sergeant attempted to contact the caller via phone. 7:21 p.m. Sergeant advised contact with the caller. The chair has been found but the caller still does not believe the chair is the one that was missing.


Slow down, you move too fast

7:28 p.m. Chester. A caller requests extra patrols for complaints of speeding vehicles on Main and Hwy 36 through Chester. The info was passed onto CHP.

That was easy!

7:32 p.m. Chester. A caller reports his vehicle was stolen from Winnemucca, a silver Toyota Camry with Nevada plates. It was stolen within the last half hour, and the owner’s credit card was possibly used at a gas station in Chester. The info was sent to CHP. 7:41 p.m. A deputy has one person detained. 8:48 p.m. CHP placed a hit confirmation with Winnemucca Police Dept. 9:21 p.m. Per the victim request, the vehicle and all belongings are to be left at the Holiday Market parking lot. The victim was given the market manager’s information. 9:42 p.m. A subject was arrested and booked on receiving stolen property.

Shared space

8:55 p.m. Delleker. A caller reports finding suspicious pictures on a boyfriend’s old phone. The caller has been working with a deputy and a protection order is in place. 10:07 p.m. Civil procedures were given.


Call for help

9:55 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports that his friend texted him about 5 minutes ago on Snapchat that she was going to kill herself by overdosing. It is unknown if she is alone. It is unknown what she took, or if she took anything already, unknown weapons. 10:01 p.m. The caller recontacted and advised of the corrected address. 10:13 p.m. A sergeant requests medical services, no emergency and no fire needed. PDH was paged. 10:35 p.m. The victim was transported to PDH for a voluntary evaluation.

Is anybody NOT cold?

10:45 p.m. Portola. A caller reports having looked on the internet for her symptoms of being cold. The caller was concerned with what she read but declined medical and said she would recontact if assistance was needed. 11 p.m. A caller requests medical services for a 66-year-old female who is feeling cold. Beckwourth Fire and EPHC were paged.


Jan. 28

Huffing and puffing

7:08 a.m. Delleker. A caller reports a problem with her oxygen and needs an ambulance. The caller became upset when transferred to the ambulance and hung up. EPHC was paged 7:31 a.m. Assistance was complete.

Vexed in Vinton

9:30 a.m. Vinton. A caller reports a burglary to his residence sometime in the last three days. Items are missing from the garage.

Relieved in Portola

9:34 a.m. Portola. A caller reports the maintenance worker just urinated on her vehicle. The subject was named. 10:17 a.m. A sergeant reports he spoke with the suspect who stated he poured the contents of a Red Bull out near the caller’s vehicle. The sergeant will call the caller. 11:24 a.m. The sergeant reports proper Temporary Restraining Order procedures were given.

Quincy quagmire

11:24 a.m. Quincy. A caller reports illegal dumping behind the park on Beskeen, near the swimming hole. 2 p.m. A deputy checked the area and was unable to locate anyone in the area. Trash is there but it is possibly from the homeless that frequent the area.


Livin’ the high life

11:46 a.m. Graeagle. A caller reports a possible drunk driver in a silver Kia sedan that is all over the roadway and unable to maintain lanes. The info was transferred to CHP. 12:02 p.m. CHP advises the vehicle is at Dollar General now. 1:23 p.m. A sergeant was unable to locate the vehicle.

The freeze is still on

4:29 p.m. Quincy. Meadow Valley Fire Dept. is on the scene of a non-injury single car traffic accident two miles west of Quincy on Bucks Lake Road. They request CHP. The info was transferred to CHP.

Volatile language

5:14 p.m. Portola. A caller reports a male subject in a green van in the parking lot in front of the skilled nursing facility. The subject has a gas can out. The suspect is screaming profanities. The deputy is out of position. The info was transferred to CHP. 5:36 p.m. The caller called again to say the nurses said the subject is no longer outside yelling but the van is still there. 5:39 p.m. The suspect has now left.


Down in the dumps

6 p.m. Beckwourth. A caller requests a welfare check on a man they have not seen for weeks. They do not know the man, but his general location and description of the residence were provided. 7:21 p.m. A sergeant contacted the subject who has been sick for the past month but is okay and can call for assistance if needed. The subject has food and water however lives alone with three dogs and the house is in deplorable condition. The information was faxed to Social Services for follow up.

Can I get a witness?

10:22 p.m. Clio. A caller requests info on file that her mother has been drinking and is blaming her for being at her residence, but she is in Reno and does not want to be blamed for something she didn’t do.

Caught ‘cha

10:22 p.m. Chilcoot. A subject was arrested on Hwy 70 east of Chilcoot Ave. on a charge of drunk driving.


Freudian slip, I meant to call the AA hotline

11:07 p.m. Clio. A caller requests a welfare check on her mother. She spoke to her mother on the phone and is afraid someone is in the home with her and not letting her leave, possibly a known person. The victim never requested assistance and can make phone calls. 11:35 p.m. A sergeant contacted the caller via phone. The caller is extremely intoxicated and could not provide any reason for a welfare check. The caller was attempting to get a civil standby later. Assistance was complete. The caller will call back for a civil standby.

Jan. 29

Two of a kind

9:12 a.m. Chester. A caller reports some intoxicated subjects just came in and tried to buy alcohol. They are now leaving out the back of the lot in a bright blue Nissan Juke with blacked out plates. The deputy is out of position, the info was transferred to CHP. 10:25 a.m. Deputies report the arrest of one male and one female subject, both on charges of drunk in public.


Worth checking

10:06 a.m. Quincy. CHP transferred a caller reporting a subject on Jackson St is possibly having an electrical issue, possibly an electrical fire. The named subject has a broken shoulder and leg. Quincy Fire was paged. 10:19 a.m. There is no fire, and the subject is okay.

Using good scents

3:09 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a strong propane tank smell in the area. Quincy Fire was paged. 3:28 p.m. The leak was found and stopped.

Within legal limits

3:54 p.m. Portola. A caller reports a possible theft in progress from a known person’s residence. The caller stated the suspect has been moving out of the residence. The home owner is in jail and the caller was told to call if he saw anyone there. 4:46 p.m. A deputy reports the suspect is still a legal resident of the home and is collecting her belongings.

A mighty powerful wind


5:50 p.m. Graeagle. A caller reports the front door is open on a house that appears to be vacant. It is not plowed, there are no vehicles and there is no other sign of entry. 6:08 p.m. CHP will respond. 6:38 p.m. CHP cleared the residence. There are no suspicious circumstances. The CHP officer locked the door.

The break up

7:35 p.m. Chester. A caller reports multiple juveniles in the park across the river having a party. 7:47 p.m. A deputy advised contacting the juveniles who were identified and agreed to leave the park.

Not much help

9:43 p.m. Portola. CHP advised receiving a 911 call from a female caller reporting that someone’s parents are drunk, and CPS needs to be notified. No location information was provided. The caller stated she was on C Road, but no further information was given. CHP advised attempting to get the caller’s name and address. The caller refused then disconnected the line, but the caller’s number is known. Attempts were made to contact the caller via phone, but no answer and no message left. Nothing further.


Different stories

9:43 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports that there is a fight outside of the bar, two males. The caller said she was driving by unknown male suspects who were fighting, and one was possibly trying to break it up, no weapons. 10:22 p.m. A sergeant advised contacting all parties at the bar who reported no physical fight, a verbal argument only. The subjects left prior to the sergeant’s arrival.

Bring in the Mentalist to solve this one

9:58 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports gunshots in the area, 2-5 shots were heard. The caller revised that it is just fireworks in the area of Carol Lane West. 10:10 p.m. Multiple 911 calls came in for fireworks. 10:19 p.m. Multiple calls came in for fireworks and administration calls for gunshots and fireworks in the area of Bell Lane, Lee Road, Carol Lane West, Redberg Avenue, and Manzanita Way. One caller said she can see them being fired off from a home on Manzanita Way. 10:22 p.m. A sergeant checked the area of Redberg and Manzanita Way but was unable to locate anything. The worker at the security shack at the mill advised that it sounded like it was coming from the American Valley area. 10:39 p.m. The sergeant checked the American Valley area as well but was unable to locate the fireworks or booms.


Long range firework perhaps?

9:59 p.m. Quincy. A sergeant advised locating a carport on fire. Quincy Fire was paged. 10:36 p.m. Assistance was completed, and all fire is clear and available.

Happy with connection

10:30 p.m. Portola. A caller reports that a suspicious male subject has been sitting in their parking lot for the past five and a half hours. The subject is moving around and has not come into the ER for assistance. The caller requests a deputy check on the subject and see why he is just sitting in the parking lot. The subject is in a beige Toyota sedan. 11:12 p.m. The caller was contacted and advised the suspicious male has just been waiting for a patient in the ER. No further assistance is needed at this time.

Where everybody knows your name

10:33 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports that someone stole her coat last night from the bar. The coat has her wallet in it. The caller said she watched the security footage and saw a subject take it. The subject’s first name was known and the full name of the subject’s boyfriend.


Jan. 30

Lassie come home

12:38 a.m. Quincy. A caller reports that she located a dog in front of the animal clinic on Lee Road. The dog is very friendly, but she is not sure what to do with it. The dog is brown with black spots and has a collar but no tags. The caller is in a dark blue Ford Fusion. 1:05 a.m. A sergeant contacted the caller. The caller let the dog out of her vehicle and now the dog won’t let the sergeant catch it. The dog is possibly a neighborhood dog. The sergeant requests the info be faxed to Animal Control to keep on the lookout.

Get while the getting’ is good

7:49 a.m. Keddie. US Forest Service advises they are continuing controlled burning in Butterfly Valley starting about 9 a.m.

Taking advantage of good conditions

10:02 a.m. Greenville. A caller reports she is doing a controlled burn on North Arm Road.


Me, myself, and I

1:04 p.m. Quincy. A female juvenile in the park can hear a female screaming wanting her thing back. The caller does not hear anyone answering the female. There is no description, the caller cannot see, can only hear the female. The caller is near the baseball field. There are cars in the parking lot, but the caller is unsure where she is with in relation to the ballfield. The scream may have come from the area east of the ballfield, near the swimming area. The caller is with a female friend, and they are both safe, and on foot. 1:10 p.m. The female victim can not be heard anymore. 1:15 p.m. A sergeant contacted a male who said there was a female on foot walking the path from the swimming hole toward Gansner Park. 1:23 p.m. The sergeant was unable to locate anyone on the trail and is walking back to the patrol car. 1:32 p.m. The sergeant located a female who said she was having an argument with herself and refused to give her name but agreed to keep the peace.


Distant relationship

1:47 p.m. Clio. A caller reports there is a restraining order on a known male subject. He is across the street yelling and harassing the caller. 1:50 p.m. The across the street neighbor called and said the subject has left and wants a deputy to call. 3:08 p.m. Civil procedures were provided to the caller. The suspect was not at the address.

Video game goes live

1:54 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a known subject just tried to hit her with his vehicle, a blue Ford Escape. The caller disconnected. The location was sent to dispatch. 1:57 p.m. The caller called back and said the suspect has left and they no longer need a deputy to respond, they just wanted the suspect to leave. 2:32 p.m. The caller recontacted. The subject made threats and she now would like to speak to a deputy. 2:37 p.m. The subject called 911 to report that the original caller, whom they identified by name, stole his cell phone and Nintendo switch. He is currently at Pioneer Park and has no way to make contact via phone. He requests a deputy meet him at the park. 2:45 p.m. Dispatch attempted to contact the caller, but the phone goes right to voicemail. A message was left. A deputy went to Pioneer Park at 3:27 p.m. and reports no theft. Civil procedures were provided to both parties and they agreed to keep the peace.


Bumper car alley

2:12 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a hit and run. The vehicle is parked on Coburn St, a blue Mazda, that was possibly hit last night around 11:30 p.m. The info was sent to CHP.

Gruff at the grocery

2:56 p.m. Portola. A caller calling from a grocery store reports a subject, first name known only, attacked him. The subject put his hands around his neck and kneed him in the back. The caller refused medical services and said he just wants to file a report. A known person witnessed the attack. He does not have a phone to be called back. The caller is homeless now and is looking for a place to stay. The caller was advised to make his way to the Portola Substation to file a report. 4:11 p.m. A detective advises the assault occurred and she has a signed citizen’s arrest. 4:34 p.m. Contact with the subject will be made after the nightshift comes on duty due to the subject being a safety officer. 4:57 p.m. The detective is going to contact the witness to get more information. 6:43 p.m. The subject was charged with battery.



3:50 p.m. Chester. A caller reports a fire in a shop/garage. Everyone is out. A second report of a structure fire came in. 4:35 p.m. A sergeant responded to assist. Assistance is complete.

Heads up on a slow-moving target

4:30 p.m. Quincy. The caller reports his dad is living with him on Coburn St. and has dementia and the caller is concerned he may try to leave or walk away when the caller is not home. The subject is an 81-year-old male that walks with a walker and usually wears a blue plaid jacket. If seen walking, please call the caller’s cell phone. Both the caller and his wife leave for work at 4 a.m.

Kindly neighbors facilitate springtime rescue

4:35 p.m. Cromberg. A caller reports his vehicle is stuck in the snow and requests a tow truck. The caller and a friend are walking, now at Sloat Road and Poplar Valley Road. The vehicle is a Ford Expedition on Poplar Valley Road headed to the fishing pond and got stuck by the pond. The caller said they are almost to a house and will ask them for help. He will call back either way. 4:45 p.m. The caller called back and said the people he spoke to are going to help him out. No further assistance is requested.


Puppy love

4:45 p.m. Portola. A caller on Hwy 70 at Wolf Meadows Lane reports two dogs were running in the road and he stopped to get them out of the road, and now one is under his car and won’t come out. The two dogs are very small and skittish. There is no deputy available. CHP is out of the area. 5:31 p.m. The caller advised he now has the puppy, and he will stand by at the CHP substation for the detective to transport the dogs back to Quincy. 6:52 p.m. The deputy is on the scene and transported the dogs to Animal Control.

Seeking safe space

6:09 p.m. Delleker. A caller requests a civil stand by to gather his items from his ex-girlfriend’s residence on Jan. 31 around noon-1 p.m. The caller also asks the deputy to contact the ex to make sure she will be home in the time frame. The caller said that he does not want to contact her due to being ordered by the judge to not contact her or be within 50 yards. The caller requests a call from a deputy if, and when, they can confirm that the time frame works for the female party. Jan. 31, 2:59 a.m. A deputy advised attempting to contact the female, no answer, a message was left. The female half previously told the deputy that he was not allowed to come and get his items. A deputy attempted to contact the caller, no answer, message left. The civil matter was closed pending further contact. A valid restraining order is in place.


Jan. 31

Rude awakening

3:53 a.m. Quincy. A caller reports hearing a suspicious noise outside roughly 30 minutes ago and went outside. He was unable to locate anyone but noticed a chainsaw has been stolen. There is no suspect info, the caller believes it was random. 8:47 a.m. A detective contacted the caller who said he located his chainsaw, there is no crime. The caller requested extra patrol checks at night.

Public art or vandalism

7:35 a.m. Quincy. A caller reports graffiti on Spanish Creek bridge on the north side. It is visible from the bike path. 8:38 a.m. A detective contacted the caller who believes there is new graffiti on Spanish Creek bridge. The detective attempted to contact Quincy Cal Trans via phone and left a message for a call back. 10:22 a.m. Cal Trans said he will take care of the issue by Wednesday. 10:45 a.m. Cal Trans said they will call back later next week to advise if the graffiti is new or if it is old and has already been reported.


Clearing fields

8:03 a.m. Keddie. US Forest Service advised they are burning today in Butterfly Valley.

Poopie behavior the focus for new video

9:23 a.m. Blairsden. A caller reports someone is leaving bags of animal feces at the door and on fire equipment. No damage has been noticed to the fire house or vehicles, but someone continues to put feces on the vehicle hoods. Possible suspects were named. 9:50 a.m. A detective contacted the caller who said they are putting up surveillance cameras tonight and will call back when they can confirm a suspect. Suspicious circumstances only at their time. The caller requests info on file only for now and requests extra patrol checks at night.

My way or the highway

10:13 a.m. Chester. A caller reports a named subject is intoxicated and they were in a verbal argument in the car. He has now gotten out of the car and the parties are separated now. 11:19 a.m. A sergeant advised the parties are separated. A ride was given to the male half to the Best Western. Assistance is complete.


About last night

10:17 a.m. Quincy. A victim was possibly drugged at a party Saturday night. 10:38 a.m. A deputy reports suspicious circumstances only. The victim requests the info on file only.

Bike takes flight

11:51 a.m. Canyon Dam. A caller is asking if anyone has turned in a little girl’s dirt bike. It fell out of his truck between Hwy 36, Hwy 147 and A13. It happened today. They went down to the PG&E powerplant area. It is a small white and pink motorcycle with training wheels, about 50 pounds and was 4 years old, it was his daughter’s Christmas present. Info was shared with CHP. 4:38 p.m. Nothing has been located.

On second thought …

1:44 p.m. Quincy. A caller requests to document a domestic violence incident that occurred April 6, 2021, between Stockton and Buttonwillow on Hwy 5. The caller wants it documented so she can get a restraining order. The subject assaulted her, shoved her out of the car, bit her on the chin (leaving a scar), and had brass knuckles. She did not file criminal charges. The named subject is currently in Plumas County Sheriff Office custody.


Unable to duck

1:58 p.m. Crescent Mills. A caller reports low hanging phone lines in Crescent Mills by the Fire Hall. The school bus is unable to pass. The info was transferred to CHP.

Nothing changes if nothing changes

2:14 p.m. Clio. A caller wants to report a situation from last night. The caller said her ex put a gun to her head and his friend groped her. All parties were intoxicated last night. The suspects were named and one of them took her phone. The caller does not want charges filed but wants a deputy to have a talk with them. The caller is safe now, the subjects are not home. 2:52 p.m. A detective attempted to call the caller but there is no answer, it just rings. 3:26 p.m. A detective contacted the caller who refused to provide a statement and does not want a specific person to come to the residence. The subject is not there, and the caller is safe. The caller was provided with the detective’s name and phone number and was encouraged to call back to provide a statement. The caller refused to give last name or address for the detective to contact the neighbor.


The cat was alone

3:09 p.m. Chester. A caller reports her daughter went to Lake Almanor on Saturday. Her employer called her to say she was a no call/no show and went to her daughter’s apartment and she is not there, the cat was alone. The daughter lives in Reno and is age 35. Her pictures on Facebook showed a sunset at Lake Almanor. The subject’s vehicle is an older silver Jeep Cherokee with Nevada plates. The subject missing person was described in detail. The caller said her daughter’s Facebook page looks like it may have been closed or scrubbed. 3:29 p.m. A sergeant called and requested more information and left a number for the caller to call the Chester Substation. 4:07 p.m. The caller called back to say her daughter has made contact. The missing person report can be cancelled.

Happy Valentine’s Day!

3:18 p.m. Portola. A caller reports she has found a puppy at her house. She requests Animal Control call her.


It’s a dog’s life

4:05 p.m. Portola. A caller reports he is at a friend’s house and there is a dog running round on the road. It’s a friendly grey Pit. The information was faxed to Animal Control.

Meeting the neighbors

4:38 p.m. Quincy. A caller advises a dog showed up on her porch. The dog has a Plumas County dog tag. She left a message at Animal Control but no response yet. The dog is a tan and brown mix-breed female.

Husband/wife thing

6:58 p.m. Portola. A caller reports a theft from her home while she was gone for the weekend. The subject is her ex-husband. The caller left her keys with a person, first name given, last name unknown, and that person gave them to the ex-husband. The caller said the subject left his drug paraphernalia in the residence. 1:26 p.m. Deputies advised it is a civil issue between husband and wife over mutual property.


Enter at your own risk

7:25 p.m. Quincy. Plumas District Hospital reports a dog bite case. The victim and the two dog owners were named. The dog is a large grey dog of approximately 80 pounds. The victim was invited into the residence when the dog bit her. The dog’s owners are aware. The information was faxed to Animal Control.


8:35 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports an illegal camper on the neighbor’s property in timber area above Jackson Street. The subject is approximately age 30, tall, average build, and in a black Volkswagen. 11:39 p.m. Deputies contacted a named subject, and he will vacate the property in the morning and not return.

Elder care

10:36 p.m. Chester. A caller reports finding a blind dog in the road. The caller has the dog in her possession. It is a tan and white Border Collie. The dog has a collar and tags but there is no answer at the number on the tag. Feb. 1, 12:03 a.m. A deputy advised the dog was returned to the owner.


Feb. 1

Cheap transportation

7:37 a.m. Quincy. A caller reports a dirt bike taken from the truck bed last night. The bike is operational, and gas was also taken. The info was transferred to CHP. The bike was bought from a named person who is still the registered owner.

Still at it

8:25 a.m. Keddie. US Forest Services said controlled burns will be taking place in the Butterfly Valley area today.

Does restraining order from the home count if the home is no longer standing?

9:07 a.m. Greenville. A caller said that he is going to an address on Williams Valley Road to collect tools from the property. The home was burned in the Dixie Fire. The caller was advised to follow the restraining order that is in place.

Short term employment

9:52 a.m. Quincy. A detective advised PDH reports a vehicle is blocking the Covid Testing tent and believes it is an employee’s vehicle. The license plate was run and two owner identities were relayed to PDH to assist with locating the owner(s).


Just asking for trouble

10:35 a.m. Quincy. The principal of a school requests a deputy contact a juvenile that brought drugs to school and smoked it in the bathroom. The juvenile is with the counselor now. The parent was notified. 1:51 The juvenile was counseled, and the school will handle it. The DA and CPS were notified.

Delayed reaction

10:39 a.m. Chester. A caller reports her purse was taken from her vehicle the night before last. She looked around thinking she may have misplaced it in the home then knew this morning it was missing. 11:07 a.m. A sergeant spoke with the victim who said the purse was stolen out of her vehicle between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday night. She lost $200.

You again

10:46 a.m. Greenville. A caller reports that her stepdaughter and a known subject were in an argument the other night. The subject made threats today that he was going to beat up her stepdaughter if she didn’t leave the home. 12:03 p.m. Both parties contacted and were in a verbal argument only, the female contacted the caller.


You are scaring the dog

12:08 p.m. Mohawk. A caller reports a female victim has a dog bite to the hand. An unknown male can be heard in the background saying no ambulance and he will drive her to the ER. The female first name was given. The info was sent to EPHC and faxed to Animal Control. The location is Sierra Springs Trailer Park. 12:19 p.m. A named subject called back and requests an ambulance for a female that is screaming in the background. The caller did not stay on the line and disconnected before being transferred to EPHC. Eastern Plumas Fire and EPHC were paged. 12:21 p.m. Animal Control responded via radio, it is unknown where the dog is, and they were unable to obtain the info from the caller. 12:32 p.m. Animal Control advised the dog is secure. 12:42 p.m. Medic 4 is transporting one person to Renown.


Rodney Dangerfield would say, “Take my car, PLEASE!”

1:23 p.m. Chester. A caller reports a repossession of a Kia Rio. The caller advised it is a voluntary repo and the responsible party was there at the time of pick up.

Veg head

1:27 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a named person is unstable and making strange comments. The subject thinks people are coming after her. The caller is with a company in Chico that provides oxygen. The caller said the subject is making comments about the world falling apart and people are coming after her regarding money, and states veggies are falling on her head. The subject does sound like she has been drinking. Possible phone numbers were provided. The caller said the subject lives alone and requests contact be made as the subject has not responded to the healthcare agency. There is not a need for an ambulance. 3:04 p.m. The subject was contacted, and no services are needed, all is okay.


Unwritten contract includes possessions held ransom for payment

2:31 p.m. Clio. A caller reports he went to Redding to clear his head and while gone the landlord stole all of his things out of a trailer he was buying. The caller was behind on payments and the landlord did not give notice. There was not a contract in place. The caller said he is still in Redding. The landlord’s name and number were provided. 3:16 p.m. Civil procedures were provided.

Not pure as snow

3 p.m. Mohawk. A caller wants to make a report and have it on file. The caller is a manager at a trailer park and there is a female caregiver with a white German Shepherd off leash and it attacked the caller today. She wants to get the dog removed from the park. The information was faxed to Animal Control.

Is it baseball season already?

3:34 p.m. Portola. A caller reports 4 tires inside the little league dug out on the first baseline. The caller was advised to contact the City of Portola.


Super quick response

3:51 p.m. Crescent Mills. A caller requests a lift assist only for a 65-year-old female that has fallen. She just wants help back into the chair. 3:53 p.m. PDH2, Crescent Mills Fire, and Indian Valley Fire were paged. 4:06 p.m. Lift assist complete.

Tough neighborhood

4:14 p.m. Portola. A caller reports a kid is trying to fight her son everyday this week after school and it has been getting worse, it started last week. The victim is 15. The caller has not contacted the school because it is not happening on school grounds. 4:36 p.m. The caller was told that a Portola deputy will contact when on duty. 7:54 p.m. A deputy advised all parties were contacted and counseled. The victim was provided with some alternative routes and ways to resolve the problem and the caller will also contact the school.

Feb. 2

Attracting negative attention

3:14 a.m. Chester. A caller reports a suspicious truck continuously driving through the parking lot on Main St. revving the engine and doing donuts. The vehicle is a green truck. The info was sent to CHP.


Ready for windy conditions

9:24 a.m. Keddie. US Forest Service advised they are burning in the Butterfly Valley area again today.

Looking for a little alone time? You found it

9:57 a.m. Taylorsville. A caller reports he has a stuck vehicle near Antelope Lake and is looking for help to get his truck out. The caller was advised to post on Plumas County or Reno 4×4 Facebook pages. Search and Rescue are out of reach on another case.

It’s rough on the inside

10:31 a.m. Quincy. A caller is having a mental health episode and said he is being beat up mentally by multiple governments all over town and requests a call from a deputy. 11:11 a.m. The caller was contacted and is okay.

Needing a second set of eyes

11:28 a.m. Quincy. A caller requests a deputy look at the scooter hitch to make sure it’s not blocking the tail lights. 11:35 a.m. Assistance is complete.


Obscure locations are still subject to law

12:31 p.m. Two Rivers. A subject was arrested and charged for drunk driving.

Take the adventure, prepare for the risk

2:15 p.m. Chester. A caller advised they are about 4-5 miles away from Chester going north on Chester Juniper Lake Road. They are a party of four in a vehicle that is stuck in the snow and ask for assistance. The latitude and longitude location were provided. SAR is out on a call and unavailable. The vehicle is a yellow FJ Cruiser. There are no major health problems for anyone. The caller’s wife is six months pregnant. The caller said they have been trying for an hour to dig out. CHP is unable to make it to this call, the vehicle is well past the snow line. The caller requested SAR be sent. CHP advised they have a full tank of gas. 2:33 p.m. The wife provided an updated location. 2:42 p.m. A deputy is available to respond via snowmobile and the ETA is 25 minutes. CHP advised the wife of the update. 4:09 p.m. A sergeant advised they were able to get the parties unstuck and on their way.


Frail feline finds a foster home

4:34 p.m. Delleker. A caller reports finding a cat at a location on Arriba Ave. with a broken paw. Animal Control phone is not accepting calls. The case is closed pending further contact from the caller.

Dangerous driver

4:41 p.m. Portola. CHP reports a reckless driver in a white Toyota Tacoma 4-door. The vehicle is swerving and the driver is possibly intoxicated heading westbound from West St. in Portola. 6:21 p.m. Deputies were unable to locate the vehicle.

Parked at the park

6:18 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports her purse was stolen out of her car. She is parked at Gansner Park. The purse was last seen at One Stop and had many valuables in it. 6:45 p.m. A sergeant advised the caller requests it on file that she can’t find her purse.

Sloppy indecision

7:30 p.m. Portola. A caller reports a drunk driver in a light-colored Suburban swerving in both lanes then did a U-turn across both lanes. The info was sent to CHP.