Saturday, November 21, 2015

Four injured in Hwy 108 crash

   November 21, 2015 at 3:40 PM:  A traffic collision on Hwy 108 and Kennedy Meadows has injured at least 4 and taken out a stop sign.

   Kennedy Meadows is blocked with emergency personnel. Avoid the area until CHP can clear the roadway.

Traffic collision in Lodi

   November 21, 2015 at 3:30 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported at Hwy 12 and Alpine Road in Lodi.

   CHP is en route to the scene. It isn't blocking the roadway, per a witness.

Vehicle rollover in Mokelumne Hill

   UPDATE:  Reportedly a doctor is at the scene. One person is trapped inside the vehicle.

Grand Theft in Mountain Ranch

   On November 20, 2015 a resident on Lucky Jim Mine Road in Mountain Ranch reported a Grand Theft from the property.

   The Calaveras Sheriff took no report on the incident.

Suspicious person not Spellman

   On November 21, 2015 a man riding a bicycle on Hwy 12 at Evans in Valley Springs was reported as suspicious.

   Wearing a green army jacket, a hat and with a beard and carrying a knife. It was reportedly NOT Darren Spellman trying to get his Supervisor job back.

Power lines down in Mi-Wuk Village

   UPDATE:  A tree did fall into the power lines; a small fire has started. Power is knocked out to some residents.

First degree burglary in Valley Springs

   On November 20, 2015 at around 2:35 AM Calaveras Sheriff's deputies arrested Jessica James Brauer (23) of Mountain Ranch on O'Reilly Street in Valley Springs.

   A possible burglary had been reported

Theft from Avery Dump

  November 21, 2015 at 10 AM:  Apparently another theft has taken place at the Avery Dump on Segale Road during the night.

   A deputy was called out to take a report on missing equipment. The case #3116, we believe.   They cut through the fence, and this is a repeated occurrence.

Submerged car in Whiskey Slough

   UPDATE at 10:45 AM:  A diver has not been located to retrieve the vehicle yet.

Calaveras Supervisors meet on Butte Fire

   On November 24, 2015 the Calaveras Supervisors will meet to discuss the Butte Fire recovery. Departments are scheduled to report to the taxpayers.

   Also, in Closed Session, they are negotiating big pay raises for themselves and employees and approving payments to landowners around the Stagecoach Road Bridge project.