TPD

Tehachapi Police Department patrol car in the field.

The Tehachapi Police Department arrested 11 people on suspected misdemeanors and five people on suspected felonies during the week of March 2-8.

The felony arrests the department listed on a weekly report were vehicle theft and possession of a stolen vehicle; assault with a deadly weapon; and three people arrested on suspicion of making criminal threats.

Officers handled a total of 251 incidents, including responding to 168 calls for service from the public and 83 officer-initiated incidents.

Officers wrote a total of 36 reports.

Other stats that show the work officers performed for the week: They handled 19 business or building checks and 17 checks on vehicles or pedestrians.