Nevada City Crime
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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Nov 17 | via The Union
A Grass Valley man out of jail for less than a week - and on two years of post-release community supervision through Prop. 47 - was arrested after reportedly being found with drugs, a blow dart gun and a stolen camera. Comment?
Monday Nov 16 | via The Union
Nevada City Police Officer Tim Ewing was driving on Spring Street at about 10 p.m. when he saw a Subaru swerve into his lane, driving right at him, said Police Chief Tim Foley. Ewing activated his lights and turned around, at which point the driver of the Subaru swerved back into the correct lane and "took off," Foley said. Comment?
Sunday Nov 15 | via The Union
From a missing local woman found in Las Vegas, to a downtown shooting between a tenant and landlord, local news has been buzzing this past week. Below is a recap of the 10 most read stories, from Nov. 8-14, that we saw at www.TheUnion.com. Comment?
Friday Nov 6 | via The Union
9:01 a.m. - A caller reported losing a credit card in Nevada City, with someone withdrawing $1,200-$1,500 from the account. 10:49 a.m. - A caller from the 800 block of Old Tunnel Road reported an assault at transient camp; no charges were requested. Comment?
Friday Nov 6 | via Knco radio
With much of the marijuana harvested and indoors, since the weather is getting wetter, law enforcement is bracing itself for possible robberies. And late Thursday night, Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says a man told his department that he had armed and barricaded himself inside his home, on Moon Valley Road near Nevada City, where he says a large amount of processed pot was stored Royal says the victim had no description of the suspects, who fled in what's only described as a dark-colored pickup with a camper shell. Comment?
Thursday Nov 5 | via The Union
A preliminary hearing into the evidence against a Grass Valley man charged with a slew of offenses allegedly racked up during a four-month-long crime spree has been set for early December, and it was estimated the hearing would last all day. The Grass Valley/Nevada City Joint Investigation Team, in cooperation with the Nevada County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit, arrested Michael Heller, 24, in August on suspicion of two vehicle pursuits, two vehicle thefts, operating a chop shop, being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, criminal conspiracy, and possession/distribution of stolen property. Comment?
Thursday Oct 29 | via The Union
A Lake of the Pines man has been arrested in connection with burglaries in DarkHorse, Grass Valley and Nevada City, after some detective work by one of the alleged victims. One of the burglaries involved the theft of an air compressor from a work site in DarkHorse on Sunday or Monday, said Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal. Comment?
Oct 26, 2015 | via The Union
From a prominent local business owner being arrested by Nevada City police and state officials for alleged payroll tax evasion, to a woman dying from a head-on crash with a school bus, local news has been buzzing this past week. Below is a recap of the 10 most read stories, from Oct. 18-24, that we saw at www.TheUnion.com. Comment?
Oct 23, 2015 | via The Union
A man arrested earlier this month after a shooting, and charged with assault with a firearm and mayhem, will be evaluated after concerns were raised in court Thursday regarding his mental competence. Nevada City Police officers were dispatched to a residence in the 500 block of Uren Street on Oct. 11 and arrived to find a man with a gunshot wound to the left arm,. Comment?
Oct 21, 2015 | via The Union
Nikko Wu the owner of the Stonehouse Restaurant, in front of the old fire place from the old Kidder Mansion, in 2008. Nikko Wu, the owner of Nevada City's Stonehouse Old Brewery, was arrested Tuesday night by Nevada City Police officers in partnership with state law enforcement officials on charges of willfully failing to file reports to the State of California Employment Development Department. Comment?
Oct 21, 2015 | via The Union
Nikko Wu, the owner of Nevada City's Stonehouse Old Brewery, was arrested Tuesday night by Nevada City Police officers in partnership with state law enforcement officials on an initial charge of willfully failing to file reports to the State of California Employment Development Department. According to Nevada City Police Chief Tim Foley, Wu, 51, has been the subject of an investigation by local police in partnership with government officers from the Department of Alcohol and Beverage Control, Tax Recovery and Criminal Enforcement Task Force, also known as TRaCe. Comment?
Oct 18, 2015 | via The Union
Nevada County Sheriff deputies responded to a report of a gunshot inside a residence, and ended up arresting a man on charges of accidentally discharging a gun, and resisting arrest. "'He came at the officers with clenched fists,' said. Comment?
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