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Police Beat 12-30-20
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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.



1:34 a.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint, First Street; log note only.

3:10 a.m. – Officer initiated activity at Kern and Highway 120, suspicious person in the area, out with one; log note only.

5:35 a.m. – Suspicious circumstance, possible attempted vehicle theft on Walnut, report taken.

7:47 a.m. – Possible attempted theft of catalytic converter reported on Deborah Circle; log note only.

9:28 a.m. – Vandalism complaint in the 1200 block of Plaza; report taken.

2:13 p.m. – Public assist on Baker.

3:29 p.m. – Business alarm sounding, 1400 block Main; checks OK.

8:43 p.m. – Suspicious vehicle reported, 1800 block Jackson; log note only, vehicle parked due to lost tire pressure.

11:15 p.m. – Officer initiated activity, vehicle at the Escalon Community Center; advised.



7:05 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle reported in the area, driver sleeping with door open and keys outside vehicle; log note only, subject returning home had pulled over the night before to sleep.

8:43 a.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint on Park; report taken.

8:57 a.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the area of 19000 block Santa Fe; goes to voicemail on callback, San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office also notified.

2:12 p.m. – Two 9-1-1 hang-ups received from the 19000 block of St. John; no answer on callback, referred to San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office.

3:38 p.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint on Tokay with one arrest reported.



4:57 a.m. – Assist outside agency, assist to sheriff’s department in the 14000 block of Carrolton.

1:38 p.m. – Possible intoxicated driver reported, eastbound on Highway 120 near Victory; transferred to CHP Modesto.

5:47 p.m. – Callers from the area of First and John reporting loud booms, possibly fireworks being set off. Unable to locate.

7:42 p.m. – Multiple calls regarding illegal fireworks being set off in the James/Park area, also Genevieve and Miller, along with what sounds like M80s being set off in the area of California and Oklahoma; log note only.

9:10 p.m. – Possible intoxicated driver reported, northbound on McHenry in the area of Jones; log note only.

9:14 p.m. – Possible intoxicated driver reported, area of Highway 120 and Harrold; in county area, transferred to CHP.



12:27 a.m. – Officer initiated activity, suspicious vehicle at Westbrook and Miller; cited.

2:12 a.m. – Suspicious vehicle check, 1200 block Lillian; checks OK.

2:24 a.m. – Suspicious circumstance, loud noises heard in the orchard, Mission and Nathaniel; unable to locate anything.

2:52 p.m. – Public Works call out for sewage issue in the area, 500 block First.

6:35 p.m. – Suspicious circumstance, loud noise on Park; checks OK.

7:07 p.m. – Possible intoxicated driver heading into Escalon along Mariposa Road; unable to locate.

9:22 p.m. – 9-1-1 hang-up from the 1600 block of Autumn; checks OK.

9:53 p.m. – Disturbing the peace complaint on La Mesa, loud music.

10:44 p.m. – Loud explosions heard in the area, Park Avenue; unable to locate.