Friday, August 29, 2014

Horse on Hwy 88 in Lodi

   Believe it or not a brown horse with white spots and PINK blinders is running on Hwy 88 at Harney Lane in Lodi, according to a caller.

   CHP has been dispatched to the location.

Fire in Oakdale

   August 29, 2014 at 7:30 PM:  A fire has been reported at Orange Blossom and Rodden Road in Oakdale.

   Cal Fire is responding to the area.

Car on Fire in Jamestown

   UPDATE:  The fire is apparently out. Fire personnel are cancelled.

Inured fawn in Copperopolis

   August 29, 2014 at 7 PM:  An injured fawn is reportedly on the side of the road at Teton Ct and Arrowhead Street in Copperopolis.

   CHP is en route. The doe is standing nearby the fawn.

Black Calf in road in Valley Springs

   August 29, 2014 at 5:30 PM:   A black calf is out on Burson Road and Warren Road in Valley Springs.

   CHP has been notified and is en route. Use extra caution in that area.

Large tree blocking Hwy 26

  August 29, 2014 at 4 PM:  A large tree that fell on Hwy 26 at Ridge Rd in the Railroad Flat area has blocked CUSD school buses which cannot turn around.

   A crew has been sent out to remove the tree, but the road is completely blocked at this time.

Traffic collision in Twain Harte

   UPDATE:  Fire crew just arrived. One vehicle is off the road. No injuries are reported.

Joan Rivers in Serious condition

   Joan Rivers is currently in a medically induced coma following complications while having an edoscopy for throat surgery in her doctors office.

   Her daughter says she is in serious, but stable condition. She is 81.

The Saga of Dusty Costa Part 3

   by Dustin Costa in his own words

   After my arrest, I spent the first nineteen months locked up in a two-tiered pod on the fourth floor of the Fresno County Jail.

Suspended Ferguson Cop Resigns

   The Ferguson Police lieutenant who was suspended for pointing a gun at protestors, has resigned.

   He had been suspended indefinitely on August 19, 2014 after being captured on video.


Possible gunshot victim in San Andreas

   UPDATE:  Staging has been cancelled in this call.

Fire near Toyon School

   UPDATE at 12:22 PM:  The roadway is now open.

    UPDATE at 11:35 AM:  One lane is being closed as CalFire investigates the cause of this fire.

Roadway Flooded in Columbia

   August 29, 2014 at 10:15 AM:  It has been reported to CHP that the roadway is flooded at Parrotts Ferry Rd and Marble Quarry Road in Columbia.

   County of Tuolumne has been notified. Use caution if headed to that area.

Power lines down near Phoenix Lake

   August 29, 2014 at 10 AM:  Power lines were just reported down on the roadway on Phoenix Lake Road in Sonora.

   Cal Fire and PG&E are en route to the area.

Pig caught running in Modesto

   August 29, 2014 at 9 AM:  The pig that had been reported running loose at Hwy 108 and McHenry around 6:45 AM in Modesto has been caught by a Stanislaus County Sheriff's deputy.

    It will be turned over to animal control.

Sheriff called over verbal argument about money

   On August 28, 2014 the Calaveras Sheriff was called to a residence on Hwy 12 in San Andreas, where there was a disturbance; a father and son were fighting over money.

   Indications were that parties has been drinking. It was not known if there were any weapons at the location. No report was taken on the incident.

Singing Worker at Arnold Athletic Club

   On August 28, 2014 around 7 PM a resident called the Calaveras Sheriff to report that a male was singing at the top of his lungs inside the Arnold Athletic Club which is being remodeled.

   No report was taken by the Sheriff. At least there is one happy construction worker in Arnold.

Disturbance on Hwy 4 in Arnold

   On August 28, 2014 a person called the Sheriff to report that a couple at the Giant Burger in Arnold was having a verbal argument and walking down Hwy 4.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took no report on the incident.

Multiple cars and activity reported at Arnold residence

   A resident on Stephanie Drive in Arnold reported to the Sheriff on August 28, 2014 that suspicious activity could be taking place at another residence.

   The party reported that multiple cars and traffic in and out of the residence. The Sheriff took NO report.

Paloma man arrested

  On August 28, 2014 Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested William Andrew Pratt (37) of Paloma at his home for alleged  outstanding warrants for alleged Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Receiving Stolen Property over $400, both felonies and for Possession of Fireworks without a Permit, a misdemeanor.

   Pratt was booked into the Calaveras County Jail.

San Andreas woman arrested

   According to the Calaveras Sheriff, on August 28, 2014 Rebecca Lee Boriolo (43) of San Andreas was arrested at her home for alleged Violation of terms of Alternative Sentencing, a felony.

   Boriolo was booked into the Calaveras County Jail.

No fire last night in Meadowmont?

   We had many scared people ask us what was going on in Meadowmont last night around 7:30 PM, so we called Ebbetts Pass Fire.

  Per Ron at the District, he said it was only a training exercise. We got reports that every truck, ambulance, water tender, etc. was out there.  Might have been nice if they notified the public. 

Fire in Oakdale

   August 29, 2014 at 8:02 AM:  A fire has been reported on Rodden Road and Rancheria Drive in Oakdale, on the river side of the roadway.

   Fire personnel have been dispatched to the area.  Please be careful this weekend. We don't need any more fires.

Overturned vehicle into grapevines

   UPDATE:  A tow truck has been called. The roadway will have to be closed to get the vehicle out of the grapevines, around 75' off the road.

Labor Day Weekend starting off HOT!

   August 29, 2014: CHP received a report of something on fire IN THE LANES on I205 near Tracy Blvd. in Tracy at 7:42 AM.

    A CHP unit is en route and the fire department has been dispatched. Looks like Labor Day Weekend may be a HOT one!

Angels Camp City Council meets

  On September 2, 2014 at 6 PM the Angels Camp City Council will meet at the Firehouse at 6 PM following Closed Sessions with Labor Negotiator and the lawsuit about Greenhorn Creek.

   The 2014-15 budget is on the agenda for approval, the one we felt was absolutely ridiculous, as the budget was compared with a golf game by Mr. McHatten.

If your Labor Day Weekend begins today....

   Have a wonderful and safe weekend. Don't be in a big rush as there will be a lot of cars on the road. Get where you're going and have a great time.

   The CHP reports they will be labor-ing hard this weekend, so slow down and NEVER drink before you drive.

Horse in road in Copperopolis

   August 29, 2014 at 5:50 AM:  A dark horse has been reported running in the roadway at LIttlejohn Road and Bow in Copperopolis.

   Use caution in that area until CHP can arrive and get it off the roadway.