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Police Beat

NOTICE: The names and incidents printed in the Police Log are obtained from the daily log of the Escalon Police Services, which is a public document. The listing of a name here does not imply that person’s guilt or innocence. That can only be determined by a court of law.



9:44 a.m. – Suspicious circumstance, subject appears to be attempting to gain access to storage shed in the 1500 block of Yosemite, high school property; log note only.

5:34 p.m. – Be on the lookout issued from Stanislaus County Sheriff for reckless dirt bike riders last seen northbound on McBride from Lee; two dirt bikes and a quad.

8:51 p.m. – Suspicious circumstance, 1700 block Baker.

11:47 p.m. – Security check at Escalon High School, 1500 block Yosemite.



2:59 a.m. – Business alarm sounding, 2200 block Main; checks OK.

5 a.m. – Report of business alarm sounding, 1700 block Coley; checks OK.

6:23 a.m. – Reckless driving complaint, vehicles speeding in the area, Highway 120 and Escalon Avenue; extra patrol to be provided.

10:34 a.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint, 2100 block Coley; report taken.

12:39 p.m. – Suspicious circumstance, subject reportedly throwing items out of vehicle, Mitchell and Lydia; report taken.

1:55 p.m. – Public assist on Pioneer.

2:25 p.m. – Public Works call out, subject reporting bright pink substance in gutter on Riesling; determined to be colored cornstarch from previous Color Run in the area. Log note only.

6:56 p.m. – Assist outside agency, possible structure fire reported in the 18000 block of South Campbell; checks secure, subjects in area filming, had lantern lit inside abandoned building, reportedly on scene with permission of property owner.

9:58 p.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint in the 1600 block of Sophie, loud music; warned.

11:03 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle, Escalon Community Center; log note only.



12:59 a.m. – Security check, wastewater treatment plant, 25000 block East River Road; no problems noted.

4:46 a.m. – Security check, Hogan Park; secure.

7:15 a.m. – Public Works call out, water main issue in the 400 block of California.

6:04 p.m. – Non-emergency 9-1-1 call from the 1600 block of First; checks OK, misdial.

7:31 p.m. – Suspicious person reported, three subjects seen in the area, looking in mailboxes, taking pictures, 1700 block Irwin. Checks OK.

11:27 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle, Hogan Park, officer initiated activity, advised driver of park hours.

11:59 p.m. – Downtown security check, no problems noted.



7:45 a.m. – Suspicious circumstance, subject seen throwing garbage under vehicle in the 1100 block of Highway 120; arrest reported.

11:19 a.m. – Suspicious circumstance, possible tax scam via phone reported on First Street.

4:12 p.m. – Welfare check requested on subject seen in the area, Tamara Court; report taken, assisted.

9:30 p.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint on Countrywood; advised.

11:04 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, check of subject at Santa Fe and Reile; secure.



1:54 p.m. – Complaint of items being dumped in the area, 1600 block Main.

4:52 p.m. – Petty theft complaint, 1900 block McHenry.