Roseville Crime Report Weekly Update
The Roseville Police Department weekly crime report update for February 13, 2013.
Police Beat 1 Northeast Roseville
Olympus, thefts from unlocked vehicles: Overnight February 8/9, thieves went into unlocked vehicles on Nunzia Court and Rochelle Court, taking a purse with credit cards and ID, a laptop computer, textbooks and varous electronic items.
Galleria/Roseville Parkway, convertible vandalized: Between 3:30 and 4:15 a.m. February 10, someone cut the soft top of a Ford Mustang in the lot of The Fountains and rummaged through the vehicle. Fortunately the owner hadn't left anything of value inside, and nothing was taken.
East Roseville Parkway, thefts from unlocked vehicles: During the early morning hours of February 10, someone rummaged through two unlocked vehicles on Tilbury Court, taking a toolbox full of tools. They also got into a vehicle on Blue Bonnet Court by unknown means and took a video projector, tools, clothing, sunglasses and other items of value.
Galleria, vehicle burglary: Overnight February 7/8, someone smashed the window of a car parked at the Galleria and took an iPod.
Creekside, stolen vehicle recovered, arrest made: At about 10:10 p.m. February 11, officers spotted a man whom they knew had an outstanding arrest warrant. The suspect was driving a car in a parking lot on Creekside Ridge Drive. After a short pursuit through the parking lot, officers took the wanted person into custody. The vehicle he was driving had been stolen from Auburn on February 2, and was displaying two different license plates, both stolen from other cars. One had been stolen from a car in Lincoln, and the other from a car on Somer Ridge Drive in Roseville. The 28-year-old Roseville resident was arrested on suspicion of evading police, possessing suspected heroin, possessing stolen property, a Placer County warrant for auto theft, and other related charges.
Police Beat 2 East Roseville
Johnson Ranch, vehicle vandalized: Between 7 p.m. February 6 and 7 a.m. February 7, someone broke the window of a vehicle parked at 8800 Sierra College Blvd. Nothing was taken.
Johnson Ranch, vehicle burglary: Between 9:25 a.m. and 12:10 p.m. February 10, someone smashed the window of an SUV parked at a fitness club in the 2500 block of Eureka Road, and took a wallet containing the victim's ID, bank and gift cards.
Maidu, vehicle burglary: Between 1 and 3 p.m. February 7, someone broke the window of a car parked in the 2000 block of Douglas Blvd., and rummaged through a backpack and the glove box. Nothing was
Maidu, vehicle burglary: Overnight February 10/11, someone forced the lock of a car parked on Sterling Court, rummaged through it and took tools from the trunk.
South Cirby and Meadow Oaks, vehicles vandalized: On the evening of February 11, someone used a baseball bat or similar object to break windows in at least two vehicles on Vista Creek Drive, one on Parkview Drive and one on Dana Way. The victims reported hearing loud banging noises between 9:30 and 10:30 p.m., and heard a vehicle speeding away.
Sierra Gardens, vandalism: Between 4 p.m. February 5 and 4 p.m. February 6, someone spray-painted graffiti on a truck in the 1500 block of Gerry Way. During the same night, someone spray-painted graffiti on a wall at Sierra Gardens Elementary School. The paint colors and markings were different at the two locations, and we don't know if they were done by the same vandals.
Cirby Ranch, vandalism: Between midnight and 1 a.m. February 10, someone smashed the window and taillight of an SUV in the 1100 block of Main Sail Circle. Nothing was taken.
Police Beat 3 Central Roseville, south of the tracks
Hillcrest, catalytic converter stolen: Between 9:20 a.m. and 8:20 p.m. February 9, someone stole the catalytic converter from a Toyota Tundra pickup parked at Saugstad Park.
Police Beat 4 Central Roseville, north of the tracks
Sierra Vista, theft: Between 3 and 4:45 p.m. February 4, someone stole an iPod Touch from a gym bag at Woodbridge Park while the owner was at sports practice nearby.
Vineyard, vehicle burglaries: Overnight February 10/11, two vehicles were burglarized (with their windows smashed) in the 300 block of Brentwood Road.
Police Beat 5 North Central Roseville
Foothills-Junction, interrupted home burglary: At 10:10 a.m. February 7, a home in the 2000 block of Longview Drive was burglarized by two suspects while the resident was home. One of the burglars rang the doorbell. When the resident didn't immediately answer, the other burglar forced open a sliding glass door at the rear of the residence and entered. The resident hid, then fled to a neighbor's house and called police When the burglars realized someone was home, they also fled. The burglars were both Asian males in their 30s, one about 5'1" tall and the other about 5'4" tall. They drove away in a late model silver compact sedan, possibly a Honda, taking jewelry from the victim's home.
Foothills-Junction, prowler: at 1:15 a.m. February 9, a resident of the 2300 block of Aldridge Drive called police to report hearing a loud noise at her front door. Responding officers saw a male hiding in the bushes in front of the caller's house. He ran away when officers arrived, and they weren't able to locate him. He was a white male, 5'10" tall with a thin build, wearing a black baseball cap and dark clothing.
Stanford, vehicle burglary: Overnight February 9/10, someone broke the window of a car parked in an apartment complex at 751 Central Park Drive, and took a wallet containing the victim's ID and bank cards. The victim's bank cards were soon used to make fraudulent purchases.
Stanford, commercial burglary: A smoke shop in the 900 block of Roseville Parkway was burglarized just before 2 a.m. February 11. Officers responded to an alarm and found the front windows broken, The burgalr(s) had already fled, taking cash from the cash drawer and merchandise.
Police Beat 6 West Roseville
Woodcreek Oaks, someone going through an unlocked vehicle: Overnight February 10/11, someone went into an unlocked car in the 1000 block of Vanston Way and rummaged through items in the center console. Nothing was taken.
Blue Oaks, burglary: Between 6 p.m. February 1 and 8:25 a.m. February 4, someone went into a home under construction on Marbisa Court and stole an oven and cook top.
West Park, stolen car: Overnight February 10/11, someone stole a red 1991 Acura Integra two-door sedan from the 2500 block of Hayden Parkway.
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