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Police Beat 1-20-21

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.


(Editor’s Note: Due to the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday observance on Monday, Jan. 18 the calls for service from Thursday, Jan. 14 through Sunday, Jan. 17 were not available at press time.)



1:07 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle, officer initiated activity, Walnut and California; log note only.

1:50 a.m. – Check of Hogan-Ennis Park; area secure.

2:27 a.m. – Security check, Escalon Animal Shelter on River Road; no problems noted.

3:02 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the 1500 block of Fifth; secure, accidental dial.

5:30 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, check of Hogan-Ennis Park; area clear.

5:33 a.m. – Downtown security check, 1700 block Main; no problems noted.

7:07 a.m. – Check of Escalon Community Center, 1000 block Escalon Avenue; checks OK.

10:47 a.m. – Assist outside agency, assist to Ripon Police Department, attempting contact with a subject in the city.

11:08 a.m. – Public assist at police department.

1:23 p.m. – Reckless driving complaint, vehicle reported west of Escalon and eastbound on Highway 120, erratic driver; log note only, unable to locate.

2:21 p.m. – Meet a citizen at California and Irwin.

3:09 p.m. – Follow up at police station, 2000 block McHenry.

4:25 p.m. – Follow up request on prior case, log note only.

8:36 p.m. – Extra patrol at Escalon High School, secure.

11:29 p.m. – Check of Sanchez Park; no problems noted.



3:29 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, check of Community Center; secure.

8:50 a.m. – Check of suspicious vehicle in the 2200 block of Jackson; checks OK.

9:19 a.m. – Public assist at police station, 2000 block McHenry.

10:52 a.m. – Suspicious person reported in the area, possibly panhandling in the 1200 block of Lillian; unable to locate.

11:01 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the 1400 block of Ullrey; log note only.

12:30 p.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up, confirmed accidental dial from the 3300 block of McHenry, secure.

1:22 p.m. – Welfare check request in the 1400 block of Oklahoma; secure.

4:21 p.m. – Threats complaint on Yosemite, occurred prior, report taken.

8:17 p.m. – Hogan-Ennis Park security check; no problems noted.

8:20 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle at Community Center; checks OK.

9:36 p.m. – Check of Dent School campus; secure.

9:37 p.m. – Check of Brentwood Park on Mission Street; secure.

9:45 p.m. – Main Street Park check; secure.

9:52 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, check of Escalon High School; secure.

10:01 p.m. – Check of Sanchez Park; secure.

10:08 p.m. – Campus check, El Portal Middle School; area secure.

10:15 p.m. – Check of Latta Park; secure.

11:43 p.m. – Extra patrol on Reile.



9:54 a.m. – Public assist in the 1100 block of California.

11:44 a.m. – Meet a citizen request at police station on McHenry.

1:25 p.m. – Non-injury accident reported, McHenry and Highway 120, name exchange.

9:49 p.m. – Check of El Portal Middle School; area secure.

10:47 p.m. – Campus check, Dent Elementary; secure.

11:13 p.m. – Check of animal shelter on River Road; no problems noted.

11:17 p.m. – Extra patrol on Stanislaus.