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Police Reports

The following police reports are collected from Truckee Police Department and Nevada County Sheriff’s Office reports from March 15 to March 22.

March 15

– At midnight on Meadow Way near the 7-11 parking lot a vehicle was stopped for code violations. The driver was cited for driving without a license, and the vehicle was towed.

– At 8:25 a.m. on Pine Forest Road at Rainbow Road there was a two-vehicle non-injury collision.

– At 9:35 a.m. on Moraine Road there was a collision between a snowplow and a parked car.

– At 10 a.m. on Brockway Road at Donner Pass Road a driver was stopped and arrested on suspicion of DUI. The driver was later determined not to be DUI and was released.

– At 10:40 a.m. on Donner Pass Road four students were observed walking eastbound near Granite Chief. They were returned to school after a phone call to the school revealed that they were cutting class. The students’ respective parents were notified and the students were also give detention.

– At 9:05 p.m. on Donner Pass Road a subject walked into Safeway, placed items into a hand basket, and left the store without attempting to pay.

March 16

– At 3:45 p.m. on Donner Pass Road there was a minor-injury vehicle accident involving a pedestrian.

March 17

– At 10 a.m. on Slalom Way there was a two-vehicle non-injury collision.

– At 2:35 p.m. on Brockway Road police responded to a call that three individuals were snowboarding inside the rodeo grounds. The subjects were contacted and cited for entering private land without written permission from the owner, and where “No Trespassing” signs were posted.

– At 7 p.m. on Donner Pass Road a driver was cited for driving on a suspended license.

At 8:15 p.m. on Brockway Road at Martis Valley Road a driver was stopped for driving without headlights in the dark. The driver was found to have an expired license and was cited.

– At 11 p.m. on Commercial Row at Bridge Street an officer saw a subject outside with an open container of beer. When the subject saw the officer he walked around the building and attempted to hide the bottle. The subject was contacted, cited and released for possession of an open container in the downtown area.

– At 11:10 p.m. on Kudu Court there was a two-vehicle non-injury collision.

March 18

– At midnight on Highland Avenue Officers responded to a report of a juvenile party involving alcohol. Several juveniles were drunk and treated by Truckee Fire Protection District before being released to their parents. All other parties were identified and released to their parents.

– At 1:55 a.m. on Palisades Drive a subject was found to be DUI after being stopped for vehicle code violations. The subject was arrested, transported to Tahoe forest Hospital for blood tests, and was then released to her parents.

– At 12:55 p.m. on Donner Pass Road there was a two-vehicle collision.

– At 2:30 p.m. on Donner Pass Road a shop owner reported that a subject had entered his store and removed a can of beer from the cooler without paying for it.

– At 2:40 p.m. on Glenshire Drive at Woodbridge Court a subject drove his vehicle off the road and got it stuck in the river.

March 19

– At 9 a.m. on Donner Pass Road east of Northwoods Boulevard a driver was stopped for weaving and was found to have a suspended license. The vehicle was impounded.

March 20

– At 1:20 a.m. on Deerfield Drive an vehicle was stopped for having a broken taillight. The driver first gave the officer a false name and date of birth. He then gave true information and also told the officer that he was without a license. The driver was a juvenile and was arrested for driving without a license and for giving false identification to a peace officer. The subject was later released to his mother with a notice to appear.

March 21

– At 8:40 a.m. on Chamonix Road a reporting party notified police of an intruder in a residence he was responsible for cleaning. Police located two female suspects who had fled the scene. The two females were responsible for burglarizing the residence and were both arrested.

– At 12:15 a.m. on Estates Drive a juvenile suspect was found to have an outstanding felony warrant. The suspect was taken into custody and booked into Nevada County Juvenile Hall.

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