Roseville Crime Report Digest Update (8.5.14)
The Roseville Police Department crime report digest updated posted on August 5, 2014.
East Roseville Parkway, interrupted burglary: At 3:23 a.m. July 29, men were seen outside an apartment building carrying golf clubs and other items. When they realized they were being watched, they dropped the items and ran, and the witness called police. Officers determined that one of the garages in the apartment complex had been burglarized. Officers are following up on leads to identify the suspects.
Johnson Ranch, catalytic converter thefts: Between 10:50 and 11:50 p.m. July 23, someone stole catalytic converters from a Toyota Sequoia parked in the 2900 block of Douglas Boulevard. Between 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. July 25, someone stole the catalytic converters from a Toyota Sequoia parked in the same block.
Meadow Oaks, theft: Overnight July 26, someone entered a back yard in the 1800 block of Blue Jay Drive and stole a pool sweep.
Sierra Gardens, burglary: Sometime before July 29, someone crawled through a doggy-door into a garage in the 1700 block of Meadowlark Way, and took small items out of a car parked inside.
Sierra Gardens, burglary: Between 2 p.m. July 29 and 3 p.m. the next day, someone pried a back door and went into an unoccupied house in the 1300 block of Frances Drive, taking jewelry and stacking several other household items outside the back door as if they planned to return for them.
Lead Hill, shoplifting, assault: At about 5:15 p.m. July 29, an employee of a clothing store in the 1900 block of Douglas Boulevard tried to stop three suspected shoplifters. One of the suspects pepper-sprayed the employee, and then all three fled with their stolen merchandise in a gold older Volvo four-door sedan. They were described as black females in their late teens to early 20s. One was 5'0" tall with a heavy build, wearing a long wig, blue tank top and black shorts; one was 5'6" tall with a thin build, wearing a white tank top, black or gray leggings and flip-flops; and one was about 5'7" tall and thin, with very long hair, wearing black cut-offs.
Central Roseville south of the rail yard
Hillcrest, burglary: Between 9 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. July 28, someone went into an unlocked home in the 100 block of Franklin Street while the resident was away, and stole electronics, tools and other items of value.
Folsom Road, drug arrests: On the evening of July 29, officers and narcotics detectives searched a home in the 100 block of Linda Drive, and found illegal weapons and evidence of drug sales. A 43-year old man and a 27-year-old woman, both from Roseville, were arrested on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine for sale, illegal possession of firearms and ammunition, and other related charges. Another 36-year-old transient male was arrested on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine and illegal possession of firearms.
Folsom Road, shoplifting: Just before 8 p.m. August 1, an employee of a hardware store in the 100 block of Harding Boulevard tried to stop two men he suspected of shoplifting. One of the suspects shoved the employee, and then both suspects fled on foot. Officers located the two suspects in the area and arrested them. A 20-year-old man from Sacramento was arrested on suspicion of robbery, battery, and other related charges, and his 21-year-old brother, also from Sacramento, was arrested on suspicion of burglary, possession of methamphetamine and other related charges.
Central Roseville north of the rail yard
Roseville Heights, catalytic converter theft: Overnight August 1/2, someone stole the catalyitc converter from a Toyota Tundra pickup parked on Church Street near Hickory Street.
North Central Roseville
Highland Reserve, shoplifting arrests: At 5:30 p.m. July 28, an off-duty Roseville Police officer was in a grocery store in the 1000 block of Pleasant Grove Boulevard and noticed two women who appeared to be shoplifting large quantities of baby formula. The off-duty officer called the police department and also alerted the store manager to the suspicious activity. Officers responded and arrested two women, ages 34 and 35, both from Sacramento, on suspicion of burglary (entering the store with the intent to steal), drug possession and other related charges.
Stanford, burglary: Between 6:45 and 11:20 p.m. July 28, someone went into a home in the 6800 block of Cherry Ridge Circle, possibly through an unlocked window, and burglarized the house.
Quail Glen, theft: Overnight July 27/28, someone stole a large, heavy generator from the back of a pickup truck in the 1500 block of Steinbeck Drive.
West Park/Fiddyment Farms, burglary: Overnight July 29/30. someone entered a construction office in the 4000 block of Payson Avenue and vandalized the interior with spray paint.
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