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Police Beat 03-01-23

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.



1:23 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the area of Sophie Lane; checks OK, phone issues.

10:13 a.m. – Public assist at the police station on McHenry.

6:03 p.m. – CHP advising of a call regarding a possible intoxicated driver in the area, Highway 120 and Main; unable to locate.

6:55 p.m. – Petty theft complaint, items taken from a store in the 1900 block of McHenry; report taken.

7:58 p.m. – Officer initiated activity at Escalon Community Center in the 1000 block of Escalon Avenue, check of suspicious vehicle in the area; secure.

9:59 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle check, 2000 block Jackson; checks OK.

10:20 p.m. – Hit and run with property damage reported, hit and run of parked car on First Street; report taken.

11:14 p.m. – Public assist request on Pioneer; log note only.

11:46 p.m. – Business alarm sounding, 1700 block California; checks OK.



6:06 a.m. – Business alarm sounding, 2500 block Jackson; determined to be a false alarm.

9:44 a.m. – Welfare check request on Center Street; checks OK.

10:40 a.m. – Public assist at police station on McHenry.

4:29 p.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint on Vine; log note only.

9:33 p.m. – Public assist at Highway 120 and Irwin; advised.

11:23 p.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the area of David Drive; accidental dial, checks OK.

11:55 p.m. – Be on the lookout issued for a vehicle driving recklessly in the area, 1100 block Yosemite; assisted, subject released on a promise to appear.



12:33 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle in the 1500 block of Yosemite; checks OK.

1:06 a.m. – Residential alarm sounding on California; assisted, checks OK.

3:20 a.m. – Traffic hazard reported, First and John, large tree branches in the roadway.

4:11 a.m. – Hazard reported, transformer near the area of First and McHenry sparked, also report of power going out in the area.

4:13 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the area of Daniels, calling due to power outage, log note only.

4:13 a.m. – Business alarm sounding, 1700 block of California; checks OK.

9 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the 1600 block of First; checks OK, accidental dial.

9:16 a.m. – Petty theft complaint, garbage cans taken overnight from the area of Vernon Drive; report taken.

1:35 p.m. – Meet a citizen request at police station on McHenry.

6:33 p.m. – Follow-up, subject requesting to speak to officer at police station; assisted.

7:08 p.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the area of La Mesa; accidental dial; checks OK.

10:34 p.m. – Possible intoxicated driver in the area, 1700 block Main; report taken, area secure.



1:23 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle check, 2500 block Jackson; secure.

8:27 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the area of James Street; determined to be accidental dial, subject having issues with the phone.

9:28 a.m. – Public assist on Thaddeous Court.

11:25 a.m. – Subject reporting a suspicious circumstance, report taken at the police station on McHenry.

1:39 p.m. – Public assist in the 1700 block of Main.

7:40 p.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the area of Carignane Way; checks OK, child playing with the phone.

8:10 p.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from a location on Center Street; checks OK, no emergency.

9:43 p.m. – Extra patrol request in the 2200 block of Jackson; checks OK.

10:40 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle check, Community Center, 1000 block Escalon Avenue; secure, unoccupied.

11:48 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle in the 1200 block of Lillian; checks OK, driver stopped to rest.



3:38 p.m. – Suspicious circumstance, possible counterfeit bills being circulated in the area; log note only.

6:04 p.m. – Suspicious person reported in the area, 1900 block McHenry; unable to locate anyone.

10:03 p.m. – Report of a suspicious person, subject knocking on doors and possibly attempting to get into homes on Coley; log note only.