Nevada City Crime
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Recent Crime News
Wednesday May 27 | via The Union
Grass Valley Police Cpl. Brian Hooper is honored with the silver medal of valor at Tuesday's Grass Valley City Council meeting. Comment?
Saturday May 9 | via The Union
10:42 a.m. - A woman from the 1800 block of East Main Street reported a possible scam with a man calling to say she had won a truck in a contest, but she needed to wire $1,800 via Western Union. 11:34 a.m. - A caller from the 200 block of Upper Slate Creek Road reported the theft of pink slips for two vehicles. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via The Union
A man who reportedly started a fire in Pioneer Park because he was concerned about the possibility of someone accidentally starting a fire was arrested Wednesday. Nevada City Police Officer John Hotchkiss, a reserve officer who is also a full-time Cal Fire captain, was dispatched to the park at about 8 p.m. after a caller reported a vegetation fire near Little Deer Creek. Comment?
Wednesday May 6 | via Knco radio
An Arson suspect has been arrested in Pioneer Park in Nevada City after setting a fire that was a danger of spreading into the wildland. click to hear Officer Scott Scott Goin Nevada City Police Officer Scott Goin says the fire was reported as a danger and having capacity to grow. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via The Union
Two men were arrested over the weekend after a local teen was robbed of his cell phone at knifepoint at the intersection of South Church and Chapel streets in Grass Valley. Jeromy Jason Stacy, 21, of Nevada City, was being held Sunday at Nevada County's Wayne Brown Correctional Institution in lieu of $100,000 bail on charges of felony robbery in the incident, which occurred at 8:40 p.m. Friday. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via The Union
A 22-year-old Nevada City man who was hospitalized last week after a police pursuit and crash was arrested late Friday in Grass Valley after allegedly stealing a third vehicle - all three thefts random and considered "crimes of opportunity," said Grass Valley Police Sgt. Clint Bates. Comment?
Sunday May 3 | via News10.net
A man and child were injured Saturday after a explosion inside their home in Nevada City, Grass Valley Fire Department's battalion chief Steve Smith Two men arrested in suspected honey oil lab explosion in Nevada City A man and child were injured Saturday after a explosion inside their home in Nevada City, Grass Valley Fire Department's battalion chief Steve Smith Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1I6b7xH Richard Ray Kuhn and David Brooks Schwab, were booked into Nevada County's Wayne Brown Correctional Institution Saturday night for manufacturing a controlled substance and child endangerment, the sheriff's office said. Two men were arrested Saturday after a suspected honey oil lab explosion caused a house fire. Comment?
Apr 29, 2015 | via The Union
A former resident at Milhous Children's Services - a named victim in a criminal case against a former supervisor who was sentenced to 30 years to life - is set to go to trial this fall in a civil suit filed against the facility. The victim filed his civil suit on April 11, 2014, alleging negligence, negligent supervision, negligent hiring and retention, negligent failure to train, negligent infliction of emotional distress, intentional infliction of emotional distress, assault, and sexual battery. Comment?
Apr 25, 2015 | via The Union
In Allegheny, Miner John Steward fired three shots, injuring Percy Jacobs. Jacobs is being rushed to a Grass Valley hospital. Comment?
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