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PUBLIC SAFETY REPORT
The public safety report is based upon our request to have information from the various agencies each weekday morning, covering the period since our last contact. We appreciate those agencies that are helping us bring you the News@Noon.
NOTE: Reports of traffic stops, pedestrian checks and other activities without details have been eliminated from the reports published here.
Tehachapi Police Department:
Aug. 7, 2014
2:20 a.m. Burglary, occurred at Circle K on East Tehachapi Boulevard. Customer walked out with frozen food. Disposition: Arrest made.
2:37 a.m. Peace disturbance, verbal, occurred on Cherry Lane. Situation has been ongoing for the last several days. Disposition: No further action required.
8:10 a.m. Peace disturbance verbal, occurred on Miller Lane. White bald male and white female seen in area of this address. Disposition: Checks Ok.
8:40 a.m. Traffic stop, officer initiated activity at Valley Boulevard/South Mill Street. Disposition: Arrest made. Suspended.
10:53 a.m. Welfare check request, occurred on East "I" Street. Subject is old friend and reporting party has not heard from him. Disposition: Negative contact.
11:19 a.m. Disobedience of court order, occurred at Indian Creek Villas on Tucker Rd. There is a court date on Monday. Disposition: Assignment completed.
11:52 a.m. Peace disturbance verbal, occurred at Gas&Go on East Tehachapi Boulevard. Female with blue shirt and black pants yelling at passersby and swinging a rope. Disposition: No further action required.
1:30 p.m. Any civil problem, occurred on East "I" Street. Reporting party says she wants to get her clothes. Subject reconnected to state she was outside on the sidewalk. Disposition: Assisted.
2:01 p.m. Welfare check request, occurred at Sharing And Caring on South Pauley Street. Elderly female is at the location, confused and unable to advise where she is trying to go. Disposition: Assignment completed.
3:07 p.m. Welfare check request, occurred on Golden Hills Boulevard. Reporting party's son was upset about being removed from school and advised his mother that he wanted to commit suicide. Last know location was an apartment complex on Golden Hills Disposition: Turn over to Kern County Sheriff's Office.
4:30 p.m. Disturbing the peace, occurred on Valley Boulevard. Five male juveniles skateboarding on railing that goes into the road and in a parking lot. One of them is filming it. Disposition: Gone on arrival.
4:37 p.m. Petty theft of less than $400, occurred at Johnnys Take N' Bake on Tucker Road Disposition: Report taken.
4:54 p.m. Disturbing the peace, occurred at East "I" Street/North Robinson Street. Physical in the area, no further. Disposition: Unable to locate.
6:19 p.m. Parked vehicle, occurred at South Green Street/White Oak Drive. Blue Ford Bronco parked on the corner, blocking view for people turn. Has been there for two weeks. Has sale sign on it. Disposition: Checks Ok.
7:18 p.m. Peace disturbance verbal, occurred at Tehachapi Police Department on West "C" Street. Past occurred. Disposition: Assignment completed.
7:18 p.m. Traffic stop, officer initiated activity at West "F" Street/South Pauley Street. Disposition: Arrest made. Suspended.
8:33 p.m. Shots fired/heard, occurred on Oakwood Street. One shot heard three minutes ago. Disposition: Unable to locate.
8:39 p.m. Auto accident, no injuries/property, occurred at Tucker Road/West Tehachapi Boulevard. Witness on scene, silver car vs. blue car. Disposition: Report taken.
9:30 p.m. Suspicious circumstances, occurred on Tucker Road. White male adult with trucker hat and white female adult blonde trying to sell food stamps to buy alcohol. Disposition: Unable to locate.
9:52 Assist other agencies, occurred on Madre Street, Golden Hills. Two shots heard after a verbal argument heard. Heard, not seen. Disposition: Assisted.
9:56 p.m. Suspicious circumstances, occurred on Ponderosa Drive. Three juveniles all in dark clothing carrying toilet paper. Last seen heading into the apple orchard. Disposition: Unable to locate.
10:19 p.m. Assault, occurred on East "I" Street. Female attacked reporting party with her fist. Disturbing party wearing a black shirt and no known weapons. Reporting party on foot walking toward the trailer park, disturbing party following. Reporting party declined medical aid.
11:42 p.m. Follow up, occurred at Tehachapi Hospital on West "E" Street. , Tehachap. Reporting party is daughter of victim from earlier auto accident. Reporting party is at hospital. Disposition: Assignment completed.
11:57 p.m. Vandalism against property or person of another, occurred on Clearview Street. Damage done to the front door. Reporting party hear a loud bang, went to the front door and now cannot open it. No one seen. Disposition: Report taken.
Bear Valley Police Department:
Aug. 7, 2014
10:23 a.m. Suspicious circumstances, occurred on Shoreline Court. Regarding contractor situation. Disposition: Assignment completed.
1:39 p.m. Citizen requested assistance, occurred on Bear Valley Road. Request courtesy RPT for relative who has ID problem from Riverside area. Disposition: Report taken.
3:07 p.m. Welfare check request, occurred on Golden Hills Boulevard. Reporting party's son was upset about being removed from school and advised his mother that he wanted to commit suicide. Last know location was an apartment complex on Golden Hills Boulevard. Disposition: Turn over to KCSO.
3:48 p.m. Reckless driving, occurred at North Lower Valley Road/Bear Valley Road. White pickup passing another vehicle and almost hit reporting party who is on foot. Last seen heading east for Bear Valley Road. No further description of vehicle. Disposition: Advised.
4:55 p.m. Suspicious circumstances, occurred on Jacaranda Drive. Older black four-door jeep with a lot of stickers in the windows, driven by two young adults, came down reporting party's driveway, then when they saw reporting party, took off down Jacaranda Drive. Disposition: Unable to locate.
6:04 p.m. Vicious, barking, biting, etc, occurred on Deertrail Drive. A big black German Shepherd across the street from reporting party is running around streets and chasing deer. Disposition: Advised.
11:15 p.m. Assist other agencies, officer initiated activity at Stallion Springs PD, Stallion Springs Drive. Stallion unit is en route to jail with four male juveniles and does not have backup at this time. Disposition: Assisted.
Kern County Sheriff's Department:
Between Aug. 7 and the morning of Aug. 8, the Kern County Sheriff's Office responded to 30 calls for service, including: out for investigation on Alps Drive in Alpine Forest, an out for investigation on Country Club Drive in Golden Hills, a suspicious person on Old Town Road at Sheriff's substation, an assist other departments on Mariposa Road in Golden Hills, an out for investigation on Valley Boulevard/Golden Hills Boulevard in Golden Hills, an out for investigation on Shirley Drive in Golden Hills, a warrant service on Cross Way, an out for investigation on Park Road in Golden Hills, a check the welfare on Old Town Road at Sheriff's substation, a child molestation investigation on Oaktree Court in Bear Valley, a warrant on Old Town Road at Sheriff's substation, an assist other departments on Banducci Road/Bailey Road, a health and safety call on Banducci Road/Highway 202, an out for investigation on Mid Way in Golden Hills, a 9-1-1 call on Highway 58/Tucker Road, a shots heard on Madre Street in Golden Hills, a patrol check on South Street, assist other departments on Bear Valley Road/Highway 202 in Cummings Valley, a cruelty to animals call on McCarthy Drive in Golden Hills, a suspicious circumstances on Valley Boulevard at Christian Life Assembly Church, and a out for investigation at the Sheriff substation on Old Town Road.
Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
• Cheers to Charity to be held Aug. 9 at Veritas.
• Annual Chalk on the Walk to be held Aug. 9.
• Have a Heart Humane Society will offer a low cost spay/neuter vaccination clinic Saturday, Aug. 9. Reservations can be made at Radio Shack on Saturday, July 26, from 1 to 3 p.m. No phone calls or emails please. Cost is $25 for dogs and $20 for cats.
• The Tehachapi Friends of the NRA will host a dinner and auction Saturday, Aug. 9, beginning at 5 p.m.
• The Tehachapi Mountain Festial will be held at the corner of Robinson and “D” Streets across from the Tehachapi Unified School District offices. Carnival hours are Friday, Aug. 15, from 6 to 11 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 16, from noon to 11 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 17, from noon to 8 p.m. Presale tickets at a reduced price are available at the Chamber office.
• Tehachapi Mountain Rodeo Association will present the Junior Rodeo July 19 and 20 and the PRCA Rodeo Aug. 15 and 16. For more information, visit the website at tehachapiprorodeo.com.
• The Tehachapi Valley Gem and Mineral Society will host a lapidary show at the Mountain Festival: Aug. 16 and 17, at the St. Malachy Church grounds.
• The 17th Annual Thunder on the Mountain Car and Truck Show will be held on Sunday, Aug. 17, at the intersection of Green and “F” Streets. Over 300 classic, vintage and hi-performance cars and trucks will start arriving at 6 a.m. Show hours are 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., with the band “Denim” rocking from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Entry fee to have a vehicle in the show is $35, with no charge to visitors of the show. For information and registration forms, visit the website thunderonthemountain.net or call 821-0055.
• Family Life Pregnancy Center is selling tickets for the Barrel for Life drawing, to be held during the Evening for Life dinner/auction on Aug. 22. The drawing will be for half a wine barrel full of four to five cases of wine of mixed varieties, with an estimated value of $800. Tickets can be purchased at the Center, located at 112 S. Curry St.
• The Tehachapi Praying Moms will be sponsoring a free min-retreat for all women in Tehachapi Saturday, Aug. 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided. The retreat will be held at the Christian Life Assembly, located at 920 W. Valley Blvd. Space will be limited, so reserve a spot by calling 827-7601.
• Tehachapi Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m. on Aug. 6 at the Claude L. Wells Center, 300 South Robinson St.
• The Tehachapi Unified School District Board of Trustees meets at 6 p.m. on Aug. 12 at the Claude L. Wells Education Center, 300 South Robinson St.
• The Bear Valley Community Services District Board of Directors meets at 6 p.m. on Aug. 14 at the district office on 28999 South Valley Blvd.
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