Sheriff's Calls

Tuesday, February 17

INVERNESS: At 10:24 a.m. a big rig backing up a driveway was blocking the road at South Dream Farm.

POINT REYES STATION: At 10:46 a.m. a woman reported lost keys.

POINT REYES STATION: At 11:46 a.m. a man reported a lost camera.

POINT REYES STATION: At 4:20 p.m. two cars crashed.

TOMALES: At 9:38 p.m. a truck drove into a power pole, bringing down lines.


Wednesday, February 18

BOLINAS: At 5:29 a.m. music was issuing from a vehicle parked on Brighton.

INVERNESS: At 6 a.m. a resident wished to file a complaint about the regular, loud, early-morning pumping of a porta-potty at a construction site on Aberdeen.

MARSHALL: At 10:41 a.m. a ranger reported suspicious activity involving two men and an inflatable white boat. Deputies arrested at least one on three outstanding warrants.

WOODACRE: At 11:39 a.m. someone wished to turn in a pellet gun for destruction.

BOLINAS: At 12:05 p.m. someone reported what looked like a semi-permanent homeless camp deep in the bushes off the Agate Beach trail.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 2:50 p.m. a woman reported continual harassment by a man.

POINT REYES STATION: At 4:12 p.m. the Cowgirl Creamery reported that a man who had previously stolen wine was back, appearing to staff like he was going to shoplift again (though he had left without doing so).

MUIR WOODS: At 4:40 p.m. a woman said an unfamiliar gold Ford Explorer was parked in her driveway. 

MUIR WOODS: At 5:33 p.m. a woman said her husband was not following a custody agreement.

SAN GERONIMO: At 6:07 p.m. a woman reported ongoing issues with a stepdaughter breaking into her property.


Thursday, February 19

BOLINAS: At 11:20 a.m. a window was found smashed in a Terrace Avenue home.

WOODACRE: At 2:59 p.m. someone saw a man standing outside a Honda Civic, saying to other men inside the car, “He needs that gun, it was the gun that killed….” 

BOLINAS: At 4:26 p.m. a resident said people had arrived in a green school bus the night before and had been screaming and very loud since early in the morning.

OLEMA: At 6:36 p.m. multiple black cows were in the road.

POINT REYES STATION: At 8:52 p.m. a woman said the people staying at a B&B next door were trespassing on her property. 

Friday, February 20

BOLINAS: At 3:08 a.m. a woman who had taken a taxi home from a hospital reported that the taxi driver had become stuck in a ditch outside and was now yelling at her.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 8:05 a.m. a woman reported that her husband seemed to have wandered off during the night. 

FOREST KNOLLS: At 5:58 p.m. a barking dog was reported on the deck of a vacant home. 

SAN GERONIMO: At 9:14 p.m. a woman reported that the daughter of her “life partner” had followed her up a road to the man’s house in a white van; the two women have orders to stay away from one another.

NICASIO: At 10:02 p.m. a man said his wife had driven into a fence.


Saturday, February 21

MUIR WOODS: At 1:57 a.m. someone reported that a man was stuck behind a locked gate, claiming he had a family emergency and trying to rip off a bumper.

BOLINAS: At 10:20 a.m. a woman asked for advice about a former tenant against whom she has a restraining order. 

SAN GERONIMO: At 10:40 a.m. a woman called to discuss a situation in which she and a woman who lived in another house on the property have civil stay away orders.

BOLINAS: At 12:01 p.m. someone reported three short and stocky white men fishing, crabbing, possibly drinking, who were sitting at the end of Wharf Road and making it difficult for people to turn around. (They had “blown him off” when the caller addressed them about it.)

BOLINAS: At 12:32 p.m. a verbal argument between two women was reported on Alder.

POINT REYES STATION: At 12:58 p.m. a 16-year-old girl was taken to a hospital. 

FOREST KNOLLS: At 3:06 p.m. a woman said she was denied access to a scheduled visit with a mentally disabled child.

CHILENO VALLEY: At 3:56 p.m. a silver Honda was teetering on a boulder with two passengers trapped inside, someone reported.

DILLON BEACH: At 4:22 p.m. a woman broke an ankle hiking.

STINSON BEACH: At 4:43 p.m. a 15-year-old boy was pale, vomiting and incoherent on the beach, possibly with alcohol poisoning.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:26 p.m. someone complained about loud music and other noise coming from a car outside a Toby Street house.

STINSON BEACH: At 9:07 p.m. fireworks were reported. Youths were later moved along.


Sunday, February 22

NICASIO: At 7:52 a.m. a cow was in a road.

BOLINAS: At 8:39 a.m. a woman reported that a former tenant against whom she now has a restraining order kept letting herself in to squat there, like she did the previous night.

BOLINAS: At 11:30 a.m. the same woman reported that a gray-haired woman in a pink sweater had come to her home to change the locks on the door previously used by the former tenant; when confronted about it, the woman in the sweater had grabbed and shoved her.

WOODACRE: At 12:13 p.m. a woman suspected her son of stealing three dog harnesses from her home. She was about to walk her dog, she added.

BOLINAS: At 1:04 p.m. someone reported the theft of whiskey from a locked Altura home.

MUIR WOODS: At 1:11 p.m. a neighbor complained about loud construction.

HICKS VALLEY: At 1:48 p.m. a passerby saw a motorcyclist lying on the ground after hitting a barbed wire fence.

MUIR WOODS: At 2:01 p.m. a homeowner returned to find boxes rifled through, adding that there is a hidden key to the residence.

DILLON BEACH: At 2:31 p.m. seven drunk, rowdy and rude juveniles were reported in the campground.

TOMALES: At 2:41 p.m. a truck overturned, crushing its cab, near Walker Creek.

INVERNESS: At 3:25 p.m. a man asked for a civil standby while he served his daughter eviction papers.

MUIR WOODS: At 8:29 p.m. someone heard a single gunshot.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 10:47 p.m. someone reported a suspicious parked Corolla (deputies didn’t think it was), noting later that he had been “merely speculating about the myriad possible scenarios which may have been at play.”


Monday, February 23

WOODACRE: At 1:10 a.m. a woman said her husband’s walker, which he had been using, was home, but his car was gone; deputies located him at a hospital.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 8:22 a.m. deputies arrested a woman who had entered a property (by bicycle) from which she had been ordered to stay away.

POINT REYES STATION: At 8:56 a.m. someone called from Health and Human Services to report a person in the office who was “causing problems and acting irrational,” repeatedly reaching across the counter toward the caller.

BOLINAS: At 12:20 p.m. a woman reported that a former tenant had once again violated a restraining order.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 2:40 p.m. someone had questions about the legality of using pepper spray.

BOLINAS: At 4:12 p.m. a homeowner reported an ongoing problem with a tenant’s subletter who is refusing to leave the

BOLINAS: At 8:37 p.m. the aforementioned official tenant reported that a former tenant against whom she has a restraining order had barricaded herself in the back of the house. 


Tuesday, February 24

OLEMA: At 4:34 a.m. a smoke alarm was sounding.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 6:57 a.m. a neighbor heard a woman screaming, “No, no and no, my god, no!” Deputies learned that the woman’s daughter had taken the dog outside for a potty-break and the dog had run into the boulevard, where it was struck by a truck. 

CHILENO VALLEY: At 8:58 a.m. someone was concerned about a family member who overdosed months earlier and now appeared to be using drugs again. 

TOMALES: At 9:37 a.m. a child was placed on a mental-health hold for endangering himself, then released to his mother and transported to a hospital. 

BOLINAS: At 3:25 p.m. a woman sitting on a bench near a beach entrance was “out of her mind,” a passerby said. Deputies moved her along.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 3:55 p.m. firemen lifted an Alzheimer’s patient who recently wandered away from home and had been found in a culvert the next morning. His family said they were planning to get him a GPS watch.

OLEMA: At 9 p.m. a man whose wife was throwing up asked rangers for a ride to Sky Camp.