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Police Beat 1-22-20
Esc PD

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.



12:01 a.m. – Possible intoxicated driver reported, subject leaving from the area of Kern; report taken.

5:17 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, possible intoxicated driver, followed on Highway 120; determined to be tired driver, not intoxicated.

12:56 p.m. – Report of a possible fire behind a residence on Fir Court; determined to be subjects using a fire pit in the backyard.

3:02 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, request to meet a citizen at Highway 120 and Main Street.

4:29 p.m. – Extra patrol request due to speeding vehicles in the area, Jill and Vine.

6:32 p.m. – Report of unknown subjects in the area, Valdapena and Sanchez; checks OK.

7:30 p.m. – Extra patrol request in the 1700 block of Main.

8:55 p.m. – Pedestrian stop, 1100 block Yosemite, out with one; checks OK.



12:43 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle reported, 1900 block McHenry; checks OK.

2:23 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, check of Hogan-Ennis Park; area secure.

2:33 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle in the 1200 block of Plaza; assisted, juvenile subject turned over to mother.

3:18 a.m. – Be on the lookout issued from Oakdale Police Department for subject possibly in the area near Nino’s on McHenry; subject with possible gunshot wounds, unknown circumstances; report taken.

2:56 p.m. – Security check, 1200 block Plaza; no problems noted.

4:20 p.m. – Extra patrol request at Yosemite and Campbell.

5:02 p.m. – Petty theft complaint, items taken from business in the 3300 block of McHenry.

6:42 p.m. – Public intoxication reported, subjects reported as being disruptive in the 1200 block of Plaza.

8:48 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle in the area of Hogan-Ennis Park; checks OK.

9:42 p.m. – Pedestrian stop, Main Street Park; checks OK.

11:15 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, pedestrian stop in the area of First and McHenry; out with one.



12:50 a.m. – Downtown security check, 1700 block Main; no problems noted.

2:19 a.m. – Business alarm sounding, 2100 block Main; checks OK.

2:29 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle at Campbell and Yosemite; checks OK.

4:33 a.m. – Security check at business in the 26000 block of Highway 120; checks OK.

7:42 a.m. – Suspicious circumstances, subject reporting mailboxes open and pieces of mail on the ground in the area, Escalon Avenue and Mahon; San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office also notified.

11:48 a.m. – Vehicle burglary reported, occurred sometime overnight, Highway 120 and Brennan, window broken on truck; report taken.

2:26 p.m. – Public assist on Jill Avenue.

4 p.m. – Possible intoxicated driver report in the area, McHenry Avenue, swerving into oncoming traffic, ran a stop sign; vehicle turned in to parking lot in the 1900 block of McHenry; subject being picked up from location.

4:42 p.m. – Extra patrol in the 1700 block of North.

5:18 p.m. – Suspicious vehicles in the area, Sanchez Park; gone on arrival.

7:34 p.m. – Security check, 1900 block McHenry; no problems noted.

8:56 p.m. – Welfare check in the 1200 block of Escalon; 9-1-1 hang-up, checks OK, accidental dial.

10:14 p.m. – Security check in the 800 block of First; El Portal Middle School campus; no problems noted.



1 a.m. – Extra patrol on Matthew.

2:48 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle in the 1200 block of Plaza; checks OK.

3:38 a.m. – Officer initiated activity suspicious vehicle in the 2200 block of California; checks OK.

4:48 a.m. – Check of Mitchell and Lydia area due to suspicious subject seen; checks OK.

8:21 a.m. – Suspicious circumstance, possible passing of a counterfeit bill reported in the 1900 block of McHenry; report taken.

2:02 p.m. – Welfare check in the 1100 block of Escalon.

3:15 p.m. – Public assist on Colombard.

4:09 p.m. – Public assist at police station on McHenry.

5:30 p.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint, 400 block California; report taken.

8:13 p.m. – Caller reported suspicious subject in the area, Brook and Spring; warned.

11:06 p.m. – Security check, El Portal Middle School; no problems noted.

11:47 p.m. – Check of business complex, 1200 block Plaza; secure.

11:56 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle, Harvest Lane and Westbrook; checks OK.



6:01 a.m. – Suspicious person reported in the 1700 block of Main; checks OK.

7:33 a.m. – Traffic hazard reported, items falling out of truck reported in the area of Highway 120 and Van Glahn; CHP also notified.

10:10 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the 900 block of Stanislaus; checks OK.

12:19 p.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the 1200 block of Escalon, checks OK, misdial.

2:23 p.m. – Check of an open 9-1-1- line, 800 block of First; checks OK, misdial only.

3:28 p.m. – Check of 9-1-1 hang-up from the 2100 block of Coley; subject also checked by medics, secure.

6:05 p.m. – Suspicious circumstance, harassing phone calls reported; report taken.

9:01 a.m. – Business alarm sounding, 1000 block of Yosemite; checks OK.

10:22 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle reported in the area, 1900 block McHenry with report of one arrest made.

11:47 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle in the 1200 block of Plaza; checks OK.