The Trinity County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls from July 27 to Aug. 2:
Monday, July 27
At 7:57 am., a business on Main Street in Weaverville reported a subject in the store in defiance of a court order.
At 10:40 a.m., a caller in the area of Third Avenue in Lewiston reported theft of prescription medications by a family member. Deputy arrived to determine the matter was civil in nature.
At 11:16 a.m., a caller in the area of Hyampom Road in Hyampom reported possible theft of a chainsaw.
At 11:17 am., a caller reported that her boyfriend had been in an argument with two subjects at a rest area near Douglas City and that the subjects pursued them in their vehicles when they left the area. Call was forwarded to CHP as a possible road rage incident.
At noon, a caller reported that her boyfriend choked her, causing a bloody nose in the area of Kingsbury Road, Hayfork. Caller said the boyfriend also threatened to kill her and requested he be jailed. Deputy contacted caller who said the issue was civil and wanted no further action to be taken.
At 12:54 p.m., a caller reported a dog bite in the area of Highway 36, Mad River. Deputy contacted the owner, who brought the deceased dog in to be tested at the animal hospital.
At 6:56 p.m., a caller in the area of Highway 299 in Burnt Ranch reported being threatened by a landlord with a baseball bat for the past 13 hours. Deputy arrived to hear a story about picking up a hitchhiker who was given a car by the CIA and had been driving by the house in a threatening manner. Deputy determined the threats to be unfounded.
At 7:05 p.m., a caller reported a subject sitting near Lowden Park yelling at kids on bicycles. Deputy arrived to find subject had left.
Tuesday, July 28
At 8:57 a.m., a business on Main Street in Weaverville reported a subject in the store in violation of a restraining order.
At 3:39 p.m., a caller reported a break-in and theft in the area of Riley Mine Road, Lewiston. Deputy responded to find a tenant had moved the items reported stolen. Caller did not want to pursue legal action.
At 6:42 p.m., a caller reported an ongoing harassment issue with a neighbor in the area of Highway 3 in Hayfork. Caller said when she took her dog outside, two subjects pointed and laughed at her. Caller wanted the information documented for a restraining order.
Wednesday, July 29
At 7:21 a.m., a caller reported that a door had been kicked in on a business in the area of Clinic Avenue in Hayfork. Caller was not sure if anything had been stolen.
At 10:23 a.m., a caller in the area of Main Street in Weaverville reported that a subject had stolen a rake and was across the street raking leaves with it. Deputy arrived to reprimand the subject.
At 10:36 a.m., a caller in the area of Rush Creek Road in Lewiston reported that area dogs were getting out of their yard and being aggressive.
At 10:57 a.m., a caller reported campfires burning in the woods above Ransom Road, Weaverville. Deputy arrived to find work in the area causing plumes of dust, not smoke.
At 11:37 a.m., a caller reported that her drink had been drugged and several items had been taken from her home. Deputy arrived to investigate but found no evidence of what had been reported.
At 5:07 p.m., a driver reported encountering a male subject with a rifle and a dog in the area of Big Creek in Hayfork. Caller said the subject tried to flag her down and pointed the rifle at her when she drove by. Deputy arrived to contact subject, who said he had broken down and that the brandishing claim was not as reported.
Thursday, July 30
At 8:21 a.m., a caller in the area of Highway 3 in Hayfork said subjects have been running water lines across her property. Code enforcement was notified.
At 9:05 a.m., a caller reported that rocks had been thrown at his new vehicle and that the taillight had been broken.
At 10:21 a.m., Search and Rescue was deployed for an overdue hiker in the area of Stoney Ridge Trail, Trinity Center. At 11:27 a.m., hiker called to say all was well.
At 12:53 p.m., a caller reported that there were two tweakers arguing on her property. Deputy arrived to hear the subjects say they had permission to be on the property but determined otherwise. Subjects were advised to leave.
At 9:06 p.m., a caller reported he was about to be murdered, but did not know where he was. Caller stated there were a lot of people at his location. Dispatch could not discern where the caller was or what was threatening him and could only understand his last name. Caller’s phone was pinged and deputies contacted the owner of the located address in Kettenpom. Another subject answered the caller’s phone, saying he appeared to be on narcotics and became delusional. Caller recontacted dispatch later saying he had been shot. Deputies arrived to find subject had not been shot and transported him away from the area.
Friday, July 31
At 8:20 a.m., a caller reported a broken window near an ATM on Main Street in Weaverville.
At 8:41 a.m., a caller reported vandalism to a vehicle windshield in the area of Washington Street, Weaverville.
At 8:43 a.m., a caller reported vandalism to a satellite dish in the area of Washington Street in Weaverville.
At 8:53 a.m., a caller reported that one of the UPS vans had been vandalized along Main Street in Weaverville.
At 9:48 a.m., a caller reported vandalism to a vehicle window in the area of Washington Street in Weaverville. Sheriff’s Detective Josh Ford later reported two subjects were arrested for the vandalism offenses and are awaiting prosecution.
At 12:40 p.m., a caller, described as uncooperative, reported a dog locked in a vehicle along Main Street in Weaverville. Deputy arrived to speak with the vehicle owner who had one window down and argued it was enough. Subject removed the dog from the vehicle and was given a warning.
From 12:57 to 3:51 p.m., Code Enforcement conducted several investigations in the county.
At 4:31 p.m., a caller in the area of Hennessy Road in Burnt Ranch reported that a crazy woman was attacking him. Caller said the woman was his girlfriend. Caller recontacted dispatch and said he no longer wanted a deputy to respond.
Saturday, Aug. 1
At 10:17 a.m., a caller reported that she returned to the area after a week to find her trailer had been broken into.
At 12:45 p.m., a caller reported that her ex-husband had thrown her belongings out of the house. Deputy arrived to find items on the lawn and porch and contacted the caller, who was concerned that she’d been locked out. Caller said she would recontact deputies if a civil standby was needed.
At 7:29 p.m., a caller reported a vehicle fire on the east side of Oregon Mountain Summit. Fire department arrived to find fire was out and the vehicle was off the roadway.
At 7:31 p.m., a caller reported that the mobile home they were living in had been sold by the owner who was kicking them out in order to tow it away. Deputy determined the matter to be civil in nature.
Sunday, Aug. 2
At 8:59 a.m., a caller reported smoke in the area of Brady Road in Hayfork, Deputy arrived to find smoke was caused by a generator and nothing was on fire.
At 11:50 a.m., a caller reported that a neighbor was diverting water from her property in the area of Oak Ranch Road in Lewiston.
At 1:17 p.m., a caller reported that a safe had been dumped on his property in the area of Deadwood Road in Lewiston. Caller said the back of the safe had been cut away. Investigation pending.
At 1:58 p.m., a caller reported a possible structure fire in the area of Vitzhum Gulch Road in Douglas City. Fire department arrived to find drift smoke in the area, but no structure fire.
At 10:46 p.m., a caller reported seeing subjects with flashlights around the area of Industrial Park Way in Weaverville. Caller said that when they saw they’d been spotted, they turned off their lights. Deputy checked the area, found no signs of forced entry and the area secure.