Sheriff’s Public Log 4/14 to 4/20/14

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Sierra County Sheriff’s Public Information Log


  • Mountain Lion spotted outside residence in Downieville
  • Down deer on Hwy 49 near Rocky Rest Campground
  • Deputy reports heavy smoke near Loganville
  • Medical emergency in Verdi
  • Medical emergency in Pike City
  • Bear problem in Downieville
  • Motorcycle accident near Bassetts
  • Stolen Hwy 70 sign near Loyalton
  • Debit card found at Downieville Grocery


  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • 9-1-1 hangup from Sardine Lake payphone
  • Possible broken leg at Loyalton Park


  • Black Shephard in the road by Calpine
  • Civil file in Alleghany
  • Possible DUI northbound from Sattley
  • Vandalism to car in Sierra Brooks
  • Family problems in Loyalton


  • Sheriff civil file in Loyalton
  • Loud music report in Downieville
  • Ambulance transport form Loyalton
  • Deceased canine on Hwy near Sattley (sadly the black shepard)
  • Juvenile issue in Loyalton


  • Loud arguing heard in Calpine
  • Medical emergency in Alleghany


  • Cow on church property in Loyalton
  • 9-1-1 call by mistake in Loyalton


  • Cow persistent in attempt to go to Loyalton church
  • Motorcycle accident on Depot Hill
  • Suspicious circumstances at Loyalton Cemetery

Sheriff’s Public Log 4/7 to 4/13/14

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  • A guitar was playing loudly for two hours at 3 a.m. in Downieville
  • A theft was reported in Loyalton
  • Loose dogs were reported in Verdi
  • Civil standby needed in Downieville
  • USFS reports medical emergency near Loyalton
  • Citizen verbal dispute reported in Loyalton
  • Probation reports juvenile problem in Loyalton


  • Threatening text messages received in Loyalton
  • Apparently the shepherd dog has made it to Sattley
  • Vandalism to building in Forest City
  • There will be target shooting on property in Sierra City
  • Court commitment to jail in Downieville
  • Citation for controlled substance in Loyalton
  • Civil dispute filed in Downieville
  • Civil dispute filed from Loyalton
  • Out of county warrant arrest in Loyalton
  • Caller wanted to test 9-1-1 in Downieville


  • Deer in southbound lane south of Coyoteville
  • Report of men shooting up Lavezolla Rd (it’s a gun safety class)
  • Motorcycle down in Sattley
  • Tire slashed on truck in Loyalton
  • Vehicle blocking driveway in Downieville
  • No Trespassing rope removed and lock jimmied north of Downieville
  • Medical emergency in Downieville
  • 9-1-1 dialed by mistake in Alleghany
  • 9-1-1 dialed by mistake in Downieville


  • Non-stop barking canine in Verdi
  • Possible illegal woodcutting in Loyalton


  • Medical emergency in Sierra City
  • Family fight in Loyalton
  • Burglar alarm in Sierra City
  • Vehicle and boat stuck in snow near Jackson Meadows
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Juvenile issue in Loyalton
  • 9-1-1 hangup from Loyalton


  • Expired registration in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Calpine
  • Possible DUI Hwy 49 from Calpine
  • Two canines barking non-stop in Downieville


  • 9-1-1 hangup from Sierraville
  • Disabled motorist Hwy 49 south of Ramshorn
  • Deputy assists at air ambulance at Ramshorn

Sheriff’s Public Log 3/31 to 4/6/14

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  • Signs were taken and locks cut on Calpine private property
  • Vehicle possibly over the embankment near Camptonville
  • Recyclable material stolen from Sattley Transfer Station
  • Suspicious Circumstances involving doorbell ring in Loyalton
  • Vehicle spun out and stuck in snow north of Sierra City
  • CHP reports CalTrans truck stuck off roadway near Camptonville


  • Fuel stolen from vehicle in Loyalton
  • Shots being fired in Sierra Brooks
  • Civil dispute in Loyalton


  • DVFD reports a control burnon Rd 54 Sierra City
  • Report of propane tank theft in Goodyears Bar
  • Campaign sign stolen in Sierra City
  • Property check requested in Downieville
  • Prowler reported in Pike City
  • Family disturbance contact in Loyalton
  • Burglar alarm in Loyalton
  • Ambulance needed in Downieville
  • Sexual assault in Downieville 24 yrs ago
  • Civil dispute in Loyalton
  • North Dakota person got suspicious text from Sierra Co


  • Civil Dispute in Loyalton
  • Another Civil Dispute in Loyalton
  • and once again in Loyalton
  • Citizen assist on eviction in Loyalton
  • Large rock on Hwy 49 near Downieville
  • Civil Dispute in Downieville
  • Civil Dispute in Loyalton
  • Barking and trespassing dogs in Pike City


  • Vehicle blocking road in Portola?
  • Trapped skunk in Sierraville
  • Black German Shepherd still on the Pass
  • Possible drunk driver near Sierra City
  • Welfare check needed in Sierraville
  • Dog found in Downieville
  • VIN verification in Loyalton
  • Suspicious person making others uncomfortable in Loyalton
  • Skateboarders after dark in Downieville
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton


  • Medical Emergency in Downieville
  • Concern about overdue party to Auburn


  • Burglary with suspects on scene in Loyalton
  • Black Shepherd on Hwy 49 near Vista Point
  • Caller reports they are stuck on log near Verdi
  • Catalytic converter stolen off vehicle on Hwy 80 Sierra County

Sheriff’s Public Log 3/24 to 3/30/14

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  • Medical emergency in Downieville
  • Juvenile problem in Loyalton
  • Audible alarm sounding in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Property check needed in Goodyears Bar
  • Property check needed in Sierra City
  • Control burn by DVFD in Downieville
  • Miner reports shots fired at him near Sierra City
  • Threats about property in Sierraville
  • Stolen dog deemed a civil issue in Sierraville
  • Fence post on fire in Loyalton


  • Juvenile reported to be not in school in Loyalton
  • Possible fire reported near Footes Crossing Alleghany
  • Vehicle accident on Hwy 89 south of Sierraville
  • Caller accidentally dialed 9-1-1 from Sierra City
  • Caller needs assistance with brush fire in Loyalton


  • Person enters home to get car keys in Loyalton
  • USFS requests assist with fingerprinting evidence in Sierraville


  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Report of loose dog on Hwy 49 north of Sierra City
  • 9-1-1 hang up from Sierra City
  • Welfare check requested for children in Loyalton
  • Trespassers reported near Downieville


  • Welfare check requested in Downieville
  • Suspicious circumstances reported in Calpine
  • Dog chasing residents in Loyalton
  • Static calls 9-1-1 in Downieville
  • Suspicious vehicle reported in Goodyears Bar


  • Bear visits and does some damage in Downieville
  • Utility problem involving toilets in Downieville
  • Questions about burning materials in Loyalton
  • Static called 9-1-1 from Sierra City


  • Vehicle accident reported near Alleghany

Sheriff’s Public Log 3/17 to 3/23/14

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  • Suspicious vehicle parked in Long Valley blocks access to a residence
  • Truant student reported in Loyalton
  • Landlord and tenant dispute in Loyalton is deemed a civil matter
  • Arrest in Loyalton on Plumas County warrant
  • Motorist stuck in snow on Gold Lake Road


  • Unoccupied vehicle off the road with hazard lights near Loyalton
  • Suspicious phone call in Loyalton says caller won money… it is a scam
  • Vehicle being repossessed in Loyalton
  • Caller says mountain lion killed 3 chickens a week ago in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Another medical emergency in Loyalton


  • Speeder in white Honda going over 50mph in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency allergic reaction in Sierra City
  • Reckless, erratic driver on Ridge Road, Alleghany
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Theft of gasoline in Loyalton
  • Gunshots from house in Pike City


  • USFS pay phone calls 9-1-1 and hangs up in Sierraville
  • Civil dispute in Loyalton
  • Subject bitten by neighbors dog in Loyalton
  • Shooting heard within residential neighborhood in Sierra City
  • Threatening calls being received in Loyalton from SC Jail inmate
  • Controlled burns near Sierra City are worrisome to Sierra City resident


  • Static calls 9-1-1 from above Downieville
  • Report of shots fired with female calling for help in Verdi
  • Welfare check on children requested in Loyalton
  • Deputy assist on civil dispute in Loyalton
  • Foot vs glass requires ambulance in Loyalton


  • Suspicious circumstances in Calpine
  • Hospice coroners case in Loyalton
  • Motorcycle accident with injuries near Alleghany


  • Medical emergency in Sierra City
  • Suspicious vehicle parked on Hwy 49 near Downieville

Sheriff’s Public Log 3/10 to 3/16/14

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  • Static made a 9-1-1 call from Sierra City
  • Juvenile in Loyalton smoking paraphernalia
  • Threatening comments made on phone in Loyalton
  • Caller reports he will be shooting at targets on his property in Sierra City
  • Caller in Downieville meant to call 4-1-1
  • Something suspicious in February in Pike City
  • Report of reckless driving north of Sierra City
  • Medical emergency in Sierra Brooks
  • Civil Dispute in Sierraville


  • Juvenile out of home all night in Loyalton
  • VIN verification in Calpine
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Power line in the road in Loyalton
  • Vehicle over the embankment near Camptonville
  • Threatening behavior at the Board meeting Sierraville Firehouse
  • U.S. Federal Probation Agency assist in Calpine on 3/8/14


  • Subject cited on county warrant in Loyalton
  • Report of possible fraud in Loyalton
  • Motorcyclist driving recklessly in Sierra City
  • Attempted break-in to residence in Downieville


  • Medical emergency in Downieville
  • Suspicious circumstances in Sierraville
  • Out of county warrant assist in Sierraville
  • Dogs chasing caller in Loyalton
  • Large boulder blocking Hwy 49 near Downievlle


  • Doors open at business in Sierra City no one there
  • Out of state warrant arrest by Ca F&G near Cold Springs,NV
  • Unoccupied vehicle on Ridge Rd near Pike


  • 9-1-1 hangup from Loyalton
  • Big black dog running toward Loyalton Elementary School
  • Broke down vehicle south of Sierra City needs tow to Reno
  • Concern reported over two families in vehicle near Jackson Meadows
  • Assist Plumas Co SO with domestic violence incident in Chilcoot
  • Two dogs barking 24/7 in Sierra Brooks
  • Threatening phone call in Loyalton creates fear for life


  • Possible 2 acre fire near Sierraville
  • Shots heard in Sierra City from neighbor target shooting
  • Grand theft report in Loyalton
  • VIN verification in Calpine
  • Motorist with flat tire near Downieville
  • Black German Shepard with tan paws near Bassetts
  • Tow truck needed by motorist near Sierraville

Sheriff’s Public Log 3/4 to 3/9/14

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  • Subject arrested on local warrants in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Downieville Jail


  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Welfare check on motorist on Depot Hill
  • Citation for no registration card in car near Goodyears
  • Domestic dispute in Loyalton with juvenile
  • Civil dispute file from Loyalton


  • Out of county warrant arrest in Downieville
  • 9-1-1 static call hangup from Sierra City
  • Medical emergency in Downieville Jail
  • Report of possible DUI from Loyalton
  • Theft reported in Downieville
  • Report of middle finger show in Loyalton
  • Nevada Co SO reports problem with our released inmate at hospital
  • 9-1-1 call in Downieville with no one there.
  • 9-1-1 call in Loyalton with no one there.


  • Sheriff Civil File from Loyalton
  • Plumas Co Search and Rescue going on near LaPorte area
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton


  • Suspicious person on railroad tracks in Verdi
  • Possible vandalism in Sierraville
  • Black cow on Hwy 49 near Loyalton


  • Black cow on Hwy 49 near church and Loyalton substation
  • Multiple items stolen from Loyalton Landfill
  • Three bags of trash on highway near Loyalton
  • Domestic dispute in Sattley

Sheriff’s Public Log 3/5/14

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  • Someone is screaming banging walls, and yelling profanities in Loyalton
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency of child with appendicitis in Loyalton
  • Sacramento D.A. regarding witness in Downieville
  • Attempted phone scam in Loyalton


  • Welfare check done at jail
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Large fire reported in Pike
  • Diabetic emergency in Downieville


  • Threats being made in Sierra City
  • A Kindle was stolen in Loyalton
  • Citizen assist for home monitoring in Loyalton
  • Online harassment occurring in Loyalton


  • Subject arrested in San Jose on Sierra County warrant
  •  Vehicle accident with no injuries near Sierraville
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton


  • Dog in Loyalton hanging out at the store
  • Altercation reported in Loyalton
  • Possible DUI in Alleghany
  • Arrest in Quincy on Sierra County warrant
  • Large boulder in Hwy 49 south of Ramshorn


  • Nothing happened anywhere today because there wasn’t one


  • 9-1-1 hangup with static from Sierra City
  • Golden retriever found top of Depot Hill


  • Truck vs trash dumpster in Loyalton
  • Suspicious person in Downieville
  • 9-1-1 call with static in Downieville


  • Medical emergency in Sierra City
  • Court commitment in Downieville
  • A dog killed pigs in Calpine
  • Static 9-1-1 calls from Sierra City
  • Warrant arrest in Downieville
  • Dogs are out in Verdi
  • Rocks and mud on Ridge Rd in Pike
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Another arrest in Downieville

Sheriff’s Public Log 2/26/14

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  • Medical emergency in Downieville
  • Another medical emergency in Downieville


  • Large boulder in Hwy 49 south of Coyoteville


  • Civil dispute re: heat bills in Goodyears Bar
  • Someone near Sierra City scolded for calling 9-1-1 for road information
  • Plumas SO reports distressed person in vehicle near Sierraville
  • Two abandoned vehicles reported in Loyalton
  • Boulder on Hwy 49 near Coyoteville


  • Residence alarm sounding in Sierra City
  • USFS reports theft of equipment Stampede Dam Rd
  • Suspicious lights on in residence in Sierra City
  • Juvenile problem in Loyalton


  • Juvenile problem in Loyalton
  • Welfare check in Sierraville – car door open for two days
  • Citizen assist for juvenile


  • Vehicle fire in Sierra City
  • Possible illegal dumping in Loyalton


  • VIN verification in Sierra City
  • Medical emergency in Downieville
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Yellow lab found at Vista Point Hwy 49
  • Truckee CHP reports vehicle going 80-100 near Calpine
  • Person left Reno facility against medical advice
  • Truck hit a bicycle in Sierraville
  • Smoke reported near Bear Valley – Sierraville
  • 9-1-1 hang up with call back in Sierraville

Sheriff’s Public Log 2/10 to 2/16/14

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Sierra County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Logs


  • 9-1-1 hangup from Verdi to Washoe Co SO
  • 9-1-1 hangups from Downieville residence
  • Someone bitten by puppy in Loyalton
  • Caller wants vehicle left on his property in Loyalton moved
  • 9-1-1 hangup from Sierra City
  • Static call to 9-1-1 from Sierra City


  • Ongoing issue of thrift store theft in Loyalton
  • Identification lost in Sierra City
  • Medical emergency in Sattley
  • Possible DUI south of Downieville


  • Canines terrorizing chickens in Loyalton


  • Hospice death reported in Loyalton
  • Vehicle rollover on Ridge Rd near Pike City
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Goodyears Bar


  • Purse found in Slug Canyon near Downieville
  • Court ordered Book and Release in Downieville
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Another Book and Release in Downieville
  • Bailiff notices defendant appeared to be drinking
  • Welfare check on overdue party in Alleghany


  • Suspicious circumstances of lit candle on porch in Loyalton
  • Possible DUI between Sattley and Sierraville
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton


  • 9-1-1 hangup from Sierra City
  • 9-1-1 static call from Downieville
  • Big dog bites boy in Loyalton
  • Multiple items stolen from Downieville business
  • Civil standby for person to retrieve belongings from Downieville business