Sheriff’s Public Log 5/27/15

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Sierra County Sheriff’s Public Information Log


  • Plumas Co SO requests assistance in processing evidence in Loyalton
  • Property theft reported in Pike City
  • Out of county arrest in Quincy


  • Rocks in the road on Depot Hill
  • Missing Pug dogs reported in Loyalton
  • Check on wife requested in Loyalton
  • Request for assist with threats from husband in Loyalton
  • Subject cited on arrest warrant in Loyalton
  • Property check requested in Downieville


  • USFS advises blasting on No Yuba Trail near Goodyears Bar
  • Domestic violence situation in Loyalton
  • Visible smoke reported in Smithneck area
  • Sattley Transfer Station has active fire and no one present
  • 9-1-1 hangup from Sattley residence


  • Motion alarm activated in Downieville business
  • Suspicious circumstances at Downieville residence
  • Trespassing reported at Downieville business
  • Report of an aggressive dog in Sierra Brooks
  • Property dispute with neighbors in Camptonville
  • Civil dispute file in Sierraville
  • Mental health evaluation needed in Loyalton
  • Smoldering lightning strike in Elephant Head Canyon


  • Threatening person with machete near Oregon Creek Bridge
  • Purse found near Marysville turned in to Sierra Co SO
  • Citation for vehicle code offense in Loyalton
  • Welfare check requested in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency needs ambulance in Loyalton
  • Dog was attacked in Alleghany
  • Rocks in the road near Sierra City
  • Subject cited for registration in Sierraville


  • Dog is harassing a steer near Loyalton
  • Audible alarm sounding in Loyalton
  • Theft of items from Mine near Downieville
  • Male yellow lab appears to be hungry in Calpine
  • Pointer dog white with brown spots running from Gold Lake to Sierra City
  • Family dispute occurring in Sierraville


  • Large fight in Calpine
  • Downie River turned to a milky blue color above Downieville
  • Carbon monoxide alarm in Loyalton
  • Low flying aircraft with corresponding power outage in Sierra Brooks
  • Possible theft reported in Sierra City
  • Report of unwanted person in house at Sierra Brooks
  • Vehicle reported parked in same location for a week in Downieville

Sheriff’s Public Log 5/20/15

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  • Reckless driving reported on Hwy 49 near Indian Valley
  • Deputy assistance requested in Loyalton
  • Arrest in Nevada City on Sierra County Warrant
  • Student finds a California license plate in Calpine
  • Subjects continually speeding on Main St in Calpine
  • Fire reported at Calpine Transfer Station
  • Threats made in Calpine


  • Family fight in Goodyears Bar
  • Foot locker found in on Lemon Valley Rd
  • Suspicious blue van near Loyalton School
  • Spider bite needs ambulance response on Depot Hill
  • Unregistered vehicle on Hwy 49 near Indian Valley


  • Propane tank stolen in the past in Goodyears Bar
  • At large dog bit another dog in Sierra Brooks
  • Burglar activation in Downieville
  • Deputy assist needed to remove unwanted guest in Loyalton
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Theft reported in Downieville


  • Loyalton city worker reports continued harassment by citizen
  • Sierra County Probation arrest in Sierraville
  • Civil standby request to walk property line in Pike City
  • Court commitment in Downieville
  • Aggressive bear reported near Sierra City
  • Bear reported on school property in Downieville
  • Deputy discovers unlocked gate at Ramshorn Transfer Station


  • Potential confrontation reported in Pike City
  • Explosives found in basement in Sierra City business
  • Family fight verbal abuse in Loyalton
  • Intoxication causes arguing in Loyalton


  • Donuts being made in the road by Coyoteville
  • Overdue bicyclist reported in Downieville
  • Vehicle accident reported south of Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Verdi


  • Credit cards found in Loyalton
  • Domestic fight requires Deputy  response in Sierraville
  • 9-1-1 was meant for 4-1-1 in Sierra City
  • Suspicious man near neighbor’s property in Sierraville

Sheriff’s Public Log 5/13/15

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  • Vehicle theft reported in Camptonville
  • Citizen dispute requires Deputy in Loyalton
  • Yuba Co SO arrests subject on Sierra County warrant in Camptonville
  • Trespassing reported in Loyalton


  • Possible DUI reported near Downieville
  • Missing persons reported near Poker Flat/Brandy City


  • 9-1-1 hang up from Pike City
  • Large branch in northbound lane near Downieville
  • Juvenile harassed in Loyalton
  • Lightning strike near the Sierra Buttes
  • Damage to snowplows from vehicle near Sierra City


  • Bear attacked livestock in Sierraville
  • Deputy picks up two dogs interfering with Sierraville traffic
  • Welfare check requested by SC Mental Health in Loyalton
  • Possible drunk driver leaving No San Juan northbound


  • Ambulance needed for shortness of breath in Loyalton
  • Juvenile problem at school in Loyalton
  • VIN inspection needed in Sierraville
  • Medical assistance needed in Sierraville
  • Multiple shots fired near Calpine Lookout
  • Report of subjects camping on private property near Pike City


  • Traffic hazard with bicyclists reported in Loyalton
  • Motorcycle traffic disturbing peace in Calpine
  • Ambulance for medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Bear near cabins in Loganville raising concerns


  • Truck nearly tipped over in Loyalton
  • Multiple motorcycles speeding through Calpine

Sheriff’s Public Log 5/6/15

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  • Theft of credit cards, checkbook and ID cards in Sierraville
  • Civil File created in Downieville
  • Civile dispute in Loyalton
  • Suspicious letter received by Probation in Downieville
  • Subjects stealing from Alleghany Transfer Site
  • Student being threatened in Loyalton


  • USFS advises blasting will occur near Goodyears
  • Domestic dispute reported in Loyalton
  • At large dog reported in Loyalton
  • Probation violation arrest in Loyalton
  • Suspicious circumstances in Alleghany
  • Mental Health evaluation of subject in Loyalton


  • Possible child abuse in Loyalton
  • Suspicious circumstances in Loyalton Park
  • Vehicle backs into another in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • At large Rottweiler chases girl in Loyalton
  • Criminal Restraining Order issued
  • Property theft reported near Downieville
  • Stolen property reported in Loyalton


  • USFS advises more blasting on No Yuba Trail near Goodyears Bar
  • Cow in the roadway near Loyalton
  • Stolen vehicle reported in Loyalton
  • Agency assist needed for disoriented male subject Nevada City
  • Truant juvenile in Loyalton
  • Civil dispute in Loyalton
  • Static is calling 9-1-1 again near Sierra City
  • Subject arrested in Camptonville
  • Family fight in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton


  • Vehicle repossession in Sierra City
  • Harassing phone calls received in Sierra City
  • Suspicious phone call from Calpine
  • Suspended license citation in Sattley


  • Harassment reported in Sierraville
  • Jeep reported on Loyalton city property
  • Family fight reported in Loyalton
  • Verbal altercation in Loyalton
  • Stay away order requested in Loyalton
  • Injured mountain biker reported near Downieville
  • Possible DUI reported near Downieville


  • Ambulance needed in Sierra City
  • Civile dispute over belongings in Loyalton
  • Driving on non valid registration and suspended license so of county line

Sheriff’s Office Staff 4/29/15

Here is the current staff roster for the SCSO. Staff names and email information are  listed on the county website at http:// Go to ‘Your Community’, ‘Staff Director’ then ‘Sheriff’, it’s all up to date!


Undersheriff Robert Yegge

Sergeant James Concannon
Sergeant Michelle Anderson

Detective Michael Fisher

Deputy Matthew Boyd
Deputy Graham Beatie
Deputy Nathan Rust
Deputy Brad Dempster
Deputy Frank Sanchez
Deputy Darby Collier

Officer John Smith (Corrections-Communications)
Officer Aaron Astesana (Corrections-Communications)
Officer Joel Burdick (Corrections-Communications)

Reserve Deputy Stephen Ulrich (also F&W in Sierra Valley)

Sheriff’s Public Log 4/29/15

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  • Black cow in the roadway near Loyalton
  • Possible child abduction from Loyalton
  • Unwanted person in home in Downieville


  • Truant student reported in Loyalton
  • Injured female need ambulance in Loyalton


  • Property check needed in Loyalton
  • Student is truant in Loyalton
  • USFS requests assistance in Sierraville
  • Domestic violence reported in Loyalton
  • Welfare check on juvenile in Sierra Brooks


  • Cows in the road near Loyalton
  • Report of shots fired in Pike City
  • Overdue party in Sierraville
  • Probation arrest at Plumas County Jail
  • Harassment reported in Loyalton
  • Harassing phone message in Loyalton
  • Neighbor threatens to harm dog in Loyalton
  • Washoe SO reports subject on train tracks near Truckee
  • VIN verification needed in Loyalton


  • Large rock violating probation near Sattley
  • Trees blocking the road near Goodyears Bar
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Aggressive dog approaches pedestrian in Sierra City
  • Aggressive subject at H & HS in Downieville
  • Report of illegal woodcutting in Pike City
  • Theft reported from 1988 in Downieville


  • Noise complaint in Loyalton
  • Suspicious door open in Downieville
  • Welfare check needed on stranded motorist in Downieville
  • Traffic offense reported in Loyalton
  • Report of reckless driving in Loyalton area
  • Dog at large in Sierraville
  • Rockslide reported on Hwy 49 near Indian Valley
  • Vehicle accident with deer, no injuries near Loyalton
  • Physical family fight in Calpine
  • Welfare check on subject in Downieville
  • Vehicle driving on wrong side of road just misses pedestrian in Loyalton
  • Medical emergency in Loyalton
  • Vehicle towed in Loyalton


  • Washoe SO reports suicidal subject in Verdi area
  • Suspicious van reported in Downieville
  • Burglary reported from Alleghany Transfer Station
  • Numerous people fighting in street in Calpine
  • Mental health problem reported in Loyalton
  • Strange and threatening email received in Loyalton

Sheriff’s Public Log 4/22/15

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  • Report of burning trash in Sierraville
  • Property check requested
  • H & S registration as required at Courthouse
  • Civil file in Calpine
  • And another civil in Calpine


  • Subject cited on a local warrant in Loyalton
  • Assistance with juvenile needed in Loyalton
  • Violation of a Restraining Order in Loyalton


  • Mental health evaluation needed in Loyalton


  • Welfare check needed on subject at Bassetts
  • Misdemeanor warrant citation in Loyalton
  • Assault reported in Calpine
  • Suspicious person at H & HS Bldg in Downieville
  • Black cow eating grass alongside highway near Loyalton
  • Report of missing son somewhere near Loyalton


  • Truant student reported in Loyalton
  • Identity theft reported in Loyalton
  • Door open to vacant property in Sierra City
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Report of possible suicidal subject near Stately
  • Burglar alarm goes off at Green Acres residence


  • Same burglar alarm at Green Acres a few hours later
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Animal neglect reported in Long Valley
  • Abandoned moving van reported in Downieville
  • Injured child needs ambulance in Downieville
  • Some one is drunk and trying to steal alcohol in Loyalton
  • San Francisco PD requests assistance finding missing person in Sierraville


  • DUI arrest near Truckee by SCSO
  • Single vehicle accident near Calpine
  • Strange man entered a business in Downieville
  • Out of county warrant citation near Sattley

Sheriff’s Public Log 4/15/15

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Sierra County Sheriff’s Public Information Log


  • Loose dog reported in Downieville
  • Stolen items reported in Loyalton
  • Suspicious Circumstances involving an axe in Calpine


  • Vehicle stuck in snow on Depot Hill
  • Purse stole from vehicle in Loyalton
  • Tree falls on transformer causing power outage in Downieville
  • Suicidal subject reported at Bordertown


  • Man yelling at telephone deemed suspicious in Downieville
  • Probation violator arrested in Loyalton
  • Somebody arrested in Downieville pursuant to investigation


  • Missing items reported from property in Pike City


  • Out of state felony warrant arrest in Downieville
  • Broken railroad line reported near Long Valley
  • Report of Pitbull tied to a propane tank in Loyalton
  • Abandoned car reported on private property in Loyalton


  • Welfare check conducted in Loyalton
  • Bonfire at resident in Loyalton deemed too large
  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton near midnight


  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton near noon
  • Harassing phone calls reported in Sierra Brooks
  • Suspicious person reported parked in Downieville
  • Trespassing reported in Pike City
  • Stranded vehicle reported in Dog Valley near Verdi

Sheriff’s Public Log 4/8/15

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  • Ambulance needed in Loyalton
  • Report of dog bite near Green Gulch & Long Valley Rd
  • Abandoned vehicle near Loyalton


  • Trailer theft reported in Sierraville


  • Injured cat in Loyalton


  • Undersheriff Yegge finds subject with warrant in a traffic stop near Sierra City
  • USFS finds suspicious property on Antelope Valley Road
  • Family fight reported in Loyalton
  • Identity theft occurring in Sierra Brooks
  • Someone keeps knocking on wrong houses in Sierraville
  • Suspicious and unsafe circumstances in Calpine


  • Fire alarm reported in Loyalton
  • Pay phone static 9-1-1 call from Sardine Lake
  • Civil dispute in Loyalton
  • Arrest in Loyalton for H&S violation
  • Missing medication reported in Loyalton
  • Civil file in Downieville
  • Plumas SO needs assistance with armed subject in Chilcoot
  • Revoked drivers license citation near Calpine
  • Two lost Pitbulls reported in Downieville
  • Yellow lab found in Loyalton


  • Illegal camping on Saddleback Road near Downieville
  • Subject with warrants reported in Downieville
  • Suspicious teenager in Pike City
  • Property found at Convict Flat area
  • A BOLO subject reported in Loyalton


  • Multi vehicle accident with at least one injury near Sierra City
  • Possible check fraud reported in Sierraville
  • Citizen verbal fight in Loyalton

Sheriff’s Public Log 4/1/15

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  • Suspicious telephone calls received at Fournier Ranch
  • Ambulance needed for woman with shoulder pain in Sierraville
  • Suspicious telephone calls received in Sierra Brooks


  • Reckless driver reported on Hwy 49 Nobd near Loyalton


  • Ambulance needed at SNF in Loyalton
  • Truant student reported in Loyalton
  • GPS spot alarm activated in Wild Plum area Sierra City
  • Civil file in Downieville
  • Truant students in Loyalton
  • Ambulance requested in Courthouse parking Downieville


  • Unlicensed dog cited in Pike City
  • Restraining order violation reported in Downieville
  • Ongoing citizen dispute reported in Loyalton
  • 9-1-1 hangup call back considered conflicted residents in Loyalton


  • Truant student reported in Loyalton
  • Mixed Shepard Dog lost at Willow Creek Campground
  • Probation violation arrest in Loyalton
  • Agency assist to Lassen County near Loyalton


  • Citizen needs assist with disabled vehicle near Sierraville
  • Bag of personal items lost in Downieville
  • Reports of drone flying around Downieville
  • Threats being issued in Downieville


  • Single motorcycle accident near Sierraville