Sheriff's Calls

Tuesday, January 20

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:59 a.m. a man asked to be taken to a hospital. Deputies told medics to place him on a hold if he changed his mind.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 8:47 a.m. someone said a man with shoulder-length hair had sat all night in a champagne-colored Dodge Stratus parked on Morelos. He was now smoking a cigarette. 

WOODACRE: At 9:53 a.m. an older woman called to say she was passing out on a trail.

LAGUNITAS: At 10:15 a.m. someone saw a homeless man walking down a hillside.

NICASIO: At 2:38 p.m. a woman hunting mushrooms near the reservoir found a rope beside a crumpled Tyvex suit.

STINSON BEACH: At 4:14 p.m. someone saw a green taxi drive through a parking lot and into the woods.

WOODACRE: At 4:42 p.m. two men were shooting BB guns near the fire road. 

OLEMA: At 6:15 p.m. a group of cows was outside a pasture.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 9:58 p.m. someone complained about revving engines. 


Wednesday, January 21

CHILENO VALLEY: At 8:36 a.m. someone saw a man covered in a blanket inside a white Chevy Suburban near the school. He later told deputies it had been too foggy to drive.

INVERNESS: At 12:12 p.m. a man got a call from a person claiming he had a tax warrant.

CHILENO VALLEY: At 2:43 p.m. someone wanted advice about property at a friend’s house.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 7:29 p.m. a woman said her 17-year-old son was high on marijuana and possibly something else. He was walking to the saloon.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:40 p.m. a property owner reported an unfamiliar truck full of teenagers. The youths later told deputies they were looking for a friend who had disappeared after a hike.

MUIR WOODS: At 11:43 p.m. firemen assisted someone.


Thursday, January 22

MUIR WOODS: At 3:45 a.m. that same someone, a 75-year-old hospice patient, had died.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 9:08 a.m. a woman said her former mother-in-law was harassing her by phone.

SEASHORE: At 9:49 a.m. a family member said a young man was in his room with a gun, threatening to kill himself. 

POINT REYES STATION: At 11:11 a.m. someone reported a call from a supposed litigation company.

BOLINAS: At 11:24 a.m. a woman had a question about a vehicle parked on her property.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 11:41 a.m. a woman asked for more information about an incident involving her tenant.

POINT REYES STATION: At 11:58 a.m. someone reported a lost black box containing hearing aids.

TOMALES: At 1:55 p.m. someone reported repeated calls from a person claiming to be with PG&E and asking for money.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 4:07 p.m. a raccoon was injured on the side of a road. It did not appear to have been hit by a car, the caller added.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 8:43 p.m. someone heard a man and woman yelling and appearing to be lighting some sort of pipe.


Friday, January 23

LAGUNITAS: At 1:43 a.m. deputies assisted highway patrol with a drunk driver.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 6:18 a.m. vandalism was reported at the golf course.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 7:39 a.m. a man, finding shed doors open, suspected that someone had trespassed on his property during the night.

STINSON BEACH: At 11:16 a.m. a deputy ticketed a driver on multiple counts.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 11:54 a.m. someone called about a burglary at the golf course that morning.

WOODACRE: At 1:04 p.m. a woman suspected that someone had broken into her home.

LAGUNITAS: At 3:15 p.m. a passerby reported a man who looked like he was planning to camp walking along the boulevard.

SAN GERONIMO: At 4:01 p.m. someone found a green mesh wallet containing a driver’s license.

POINT REYES STATION: At 5:55 p.m. a man called from Walnut Place with further questions.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 7:19 p.m. a passerby was concerned about a man walking down the unlit boulevard in a dark hoodie.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 7:51 p.m. a woman called about her lost wallet.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:55 p.m. a landlord reported that neighbors were harassing tenants based on their race and the amount of cars on their property.


Saturday, January 24

SAN GERONIMO: At 3:01 a.m. deputies found a stolen trailer and notified the owner.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:41 a.m. deputies found two men at or outside Walnut Place, one elderly, bloodied and lying face-up on the ground.

TOMALES: At 8:07 a.m. an alarm sounded at the school’s welding shop.

INVERNESS: At 10:50 a.m. someone reported finding keys, a wallet and pants in the Shell Beach parking lot.

BOLINAS: At 9:47 a.m. someone reported illegally parked cars downtown. Deputies ticketed several.

NICASIO: At 9:58 a.m. firemen took someone to a hospital.

DILLON BEACH: At 10:03 a.m. a man complained that people were spinning donuts on his beach. Deputies later noted that the beach was a snowy plover critical habitat area (and, presumably, Fish and Wildlife therefore had to respond).

FOREST KNOLLS: At 10:16 a.m. a woman reported ongoing problems with neighbors, who had knocked on her door that morning and threatened to call law enforcement over a parking issue.

TOMALES: At 10:57 a.m. a 70-year-old man was constipated after a recent surgery.

TOMALES: At 11:10 a.m. an alarm sounded in the school’s welding shop. Deputies noted that a bird had been stuck inside.

BOLINAS: At 12:09 p.m. someone wished to dispute a parking ticket.

STINSON BEACH: At 12:20 p.m. a yellow motorcycle was driving recklessly.

BOLINAS: At 2:11 p.m. someone said cars were illegally parked on Brighton and Park Avenues. Deputies later noted that there were too many to ticket, but that a majority of them were “handled.”

CHILENO VALLEY: At 3:42 p.m. a man said his brother had taken the keys to his car (which deputies later noted he was physically unable to drive).

BOLINAS: At 3:45 p.m. someone reported a drunk person in public.

OLEMA: At 4:32 p.m. a deputy ticketed a BMW driver.

TOMALES: At 4:55 p.m. a motorcyclist crashed.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 11:44 p.m. a 64-year-old man was having chest pains.


Sunday, January 25

NICASIO: At 8:56 a.m. a passerby reported what he or she didn’t know was an old wreck.

LAGUNITAS: At 9:42 a.m. a woman was concerned about the welfare of her ex-boyfriend, with whom she was staying as a guest, after finding drug paraphernalia around the house.

POINT REYES STATION: At 9:58 a.m. a deputy patrolled the school campus.

BOLINAS: At 10:53 a.m. medics took someone to a hospital.

SEASHORE: At 11:05 a.m. a woman wished to speak about possible crimes her baby’s father was committing in the area, including dealing drugs.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 12:47 p.m. someone complained about loud chipping.

INVERNESS PARK: At 4:03 p.m. an AT&T worker reported hearing shots. Deputies noted that it was likely duck hunters.

MOUNT TAM: At 4:09 p.m. a hiker was feeling nauseous after tripping and injuring a wrist.

LAGUNITAS: At 9:55 p.m. someone called about an older man he or she keeps seeing walking into the hills.


Monday, January 26

STINSON BEACH: At 12:20 p.m. a woman reported receiving a call from someone claiming to be with the United States Customs Office and requesting that she send money to cover insurance for a supposed package.

WOODACRE: At 2:35 p.m. a tree problem was reported on Crescent Drive.

NICASIO: At 11:47 p.m. deputies patrolled the town.


Tuesday, January 27

TOMALES: At 11:03 a.m. someone reported receiving a call from a man claiming to be an I.R.S. agent and talking about a tax warrant.

POINT REYES STATION: At 11:34 a.m. deputies logged a report of child abuse.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 3:55 p.m. someone saw a man asleep in a sleeping bag near a creek bed in back of the caller’s house. Deputies found the man, who said he was on his way back to Stinson Beach but had decided to camp out there, as dusk was approaching. He packed up, and moved along.