Truckee Police logs: Police make six alcohol-related arrests in six days |

Truckee Police logs: Police make six alcohol-related arrests in six days

Staff report

Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for Feb. 3-10.

The press log is published online by the TPD; in cases where no location is reported, it’s due to none being provided by the department, per the logs online.

People arrested are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.

Visit to read the full press log for case numbers and other information.

February 4

1:58 am: A vehicle stop for code violations resulted in the driver being arrested for DUI.

8:22 pm: A vehicle vs. pedestrian hit and run occurred, with complaint of pain injury.

11:05 pm: The driver of a vehicle involved in a single-vehicle rollover was found to be under the influence of alcohol. He was arrested without incident.

February 5

9:34 pm: A vehicle was stopped for a broken tail light. Driver arrested for DUI.

February 6

3:59 am: a vehicle was towed for blocking/left standing on the roadway, creating a hazard.

February 7

12:30 am: An officer backed a patrol car into a parked vehicle. No damage. Informational report taken.

10:30 am, Donner Pass Road: A juvenile possessed tobacco products on school grounds.

February 9

4:21 pm, Truckee Airport Road: An unknown individual made deposits and withdrawals from a victim’s checking account.

8:42 pm, Pine Avenue: Tahoe Forest ER staff reported an intoxicated female had left the ER during foul weather and requested a welfare check. The female was found soon and arrested for drunk in public.

February 11

3:15 am: A driver was found asleep at the wheel in the middle of the road and was arrested for DUI.

1:09 pm: A driver suspected of drunken driving was pulled over and arrested for DUI.