Roseville California Crime Brief (9.4.14)
Roseville, CA -- The Roseville Police crime brief update for September 4, 2014.
East Roseville Parkway, stolen vehicle recovered: At 9:30 a.m. September 3, officers responded to calls from concerned motorists about a woman walking close to traffic on Sierra College Boulevard. Officers contacted the woman in the Miner's Ravine bike trail parking lot, and found that she had driven there in a stolen SUV. The SUV had been parked on a residential street in Citrus Heights, with the keys inside, when it was stolen. Officers let the vehicle owner know where his SUV was, and arrested the suspect, a 51-year-old Citrus Heights woman, on suspicion of vehicle theft. (14-8705)
Meadow Oaks, residential burglary: Between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. September 2, someone pried a rear sliding door and burglarized a home in the 1100 block of Parkview Drive, taking a laptop computer, video games and equipment. We think this is connected to three other burglaries or burglary attempts the same day in the Cresthaven neighborhood (1200 block of Crescendo and 400 block of Dawnridge) and the Cirbyside neighborhood (1200 block of Reuter Ranch). A witness on Crescendo saw two suspects, a short, chubby black male adult wearing a black shirt, and a taller, thinner Hispanic or black male adult wearing a red and blue beanie cap. They fled on foot, last seen southbound on Crescendo toward Citrus Heights, and officers were unable to locate them despite an extensive search. The burglaries are under investigation. (14-8685, 8668, 8671, 8672)
Central Roseville south of the rail yard
Theiles Manor, vandalism: At 8:23 p.m. September 1, officers responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of Mayfair Drive.
Officers learned that there was a family disturbance in the 600 block of Windsor Drive, and two of the involved people went to Mayfair Drive, where they were seen bashing out the windows of a family member's car. Suspects were identified, and the case is under investigation. (14-8646)
Central Roseville north of the rail yard
Roseville Heights, fight: At 1:34 a.m. August 31, officers responded to a large fight inside and outside a bar in the 100 block of Pacific Street. Two men from Citrus Heights, ages 21 and 22, were arrested on suspicion of assault & battery. (14-8576)
Kaseberg-Kingswood, arson fires: Between July 9 and August 27, the fire department has responded to four arson or suspicious grass fires in the open space corridor north of McAnally Drive, between Foothills Boulevard and Washington Boulevard. The fires were reported on Wednesday, July 9, and 9:19 a.m.; Wednesday, July 23, at 11:07 a.m.; Saturday, August 9, at 10:26 p.m.; and Wednesday, August 27, at 4:36 a.m. Fortunately fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the fires without them spreading to the homes bordering the open space area. If you have any information about who might have set these fires, please call Roseville Crime Stoppers at (916)783-7867. You can remain anonymous, and could receive a cash reward if the information you provide leads to an arrest. If you live in the area, please keep an eye out for people going into the open space area, especially at unusual times, and call 911 immediately if you see smoke or any suspicious activity in the area.
North Central Roseville
Diamond Oaks, burglary: Between 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. September 3, someone went into a back yard in the 1000 block of Shasta Street, removed a window screen and pried a kitchen window open. It doesn't appear that the would-be burglar got in, and nothing was missing.
Sun City, arrests: Just before 8 p.m. September 1, officers responded to a report of suspicious activity in the parking lot of a drug store in the 1700 block of Pleasant Grove Boulevard, and they contacted several people. A 31-year-old male from Sacramento was arrested on suspicion of providing a false name and being in violation of his PRCS (post-release community supervision) requirements, and a 21-year-old male from Rancho Cordova was arrested on suspicion of violating his parole. (14-8643)
Quail Glen, theft: Between 3:30 and 7 p.m. September 1, an expensive red Trek downhill mountain bike was stolen from a roof-mounted rack on a vehicle in the 1300 block of Longfellow Circle.
West Park/Fiddyment Farms, metal/construction theft: Between August 29 and September 2, someone stole installed copper water pipes from two homes under construction on Ice House Court. (14-8660, 8661)
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