Sheriff's Calls

Monday, May 11

MUIR WOODS: At 8:19 a.m. someone reported a woman in pink with a towel around her head who looked glazed. Deputies determined that she was fine.

INVERNESS PARK: At 11:31 a.m. a man whose son had neither come home the night before nor shown up at school that day wished to report the boy missing.

SAN GERONIMO: At 12:36 p.m. a resident reported that a young woman with short blond hair who appeared to be intoxicated had exited a silver Corvette to pee in front of the caller’s house. 

FOREST KNOLLS: At 1:21 p.m. someone asked for extra patrol on Castro.

INVERNESS PARK: At 2:33 p.m. a deer was suffering in a ditch on Balboa.

DILLON BEACH: At 4:45 p.m. teenagers were seen doing donuts near the beach.


Tuesday, May 12

FOREST KNOLLS: At 9:07 a.m. a man said his 23-year-old son had screamed and yelled in his face (while sober). 

FOREST KNOLLS: At 12:08 p.m. a woman reported falling for a Craigslist scam involving an application for an apartment rental. She had given out her social security number.

CHILENO VALLEY: At 1:57 p.m. someone had questions about an upcoming bike rally.

STINSON BEACH: At 2:56 p.m. a man collapsed on the highway. His pulse was weak, the caller said.

TOMALES: At 3:41 p.m. a woman reported that someone (she had an idea who) entered her Middle Road house on Saturday night.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 5:31 p.m. a woman was certain she had heard gunshots on the hill above her. 

BOLINAS: At 6 p.m. someone reported that a white woman in her 60s was yelling racial slurs inside the market. Deputies later noted that she was a friend of the person running the store and was familiar to employees.


Wednesday, May 13

BOLINAS: At 8:36 a.m. someone asked deputies to move along a few people living in a white van with Vermont plates parked on Brighton.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 10:06 a.m. someone reported that a newsstand had been dumped on the side of the road on White Hill, its coin box cut open and papers left inside.

TOMALES: At 1:07 p.m. an alarm sounded at the regional history center.

TOMALES: At 2:41 p.m. a motorist said the driver of a white Prius had been driving recklessly all the way from Point Reyes Station.

WOODACRE: At 5:46 p.m. deputies helped search for information about a man who had poked a needle into an officer of another jurisdiction; the man’s father lived on Railroad.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:06 p.m. an alarm sounded at the jeweler’s. Deputies found a window broken in the front door, though it appeared to be an old break.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 8:26 p.m. a man reported hearing two gun shots and seeing a dark sedan leaving the area.

STINSON BEACH: At 9:49 p.m. a woman reported hearing footsteps on her back deck and seeing shadows of people through her window. Deputies searched, but found nothing. 

INVERNESS PARK: At 11:17 p.m. a woman said a neighbor’s alarm had been going off for the last two days, adding that the neighbor was usually out of town.

MARSHALL: At 11:19 p.m. child with a bad cough was taken to a hospital.


Thursday, May 14

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:07 a.m. someone smelled gas that seemed to be coming from a heater that was turned off.

BOLINAS: At 7:22 a.m. someone found something on Wharf Road.

SAN GERONIMO: At 8:08 a.m. a man said a pink girl’s mountain bike had been stolen from his front driveway over the weekend. He thought he subsequently saw it on Craigslist.

BOLINAS: At 1:15 p.m. a neighbor said a tan and white pit bull with a history of growling at kids and possibly biting someone had escaped a yard and was now in Yucca Road.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 2:27 p.m. deputies made arrangements for the pickup of a Marin Independent-Journal newsstand that had been left on the side of White Hill, as it was too large to fit inside a patrol car.

BOLINAS: At 3:02 p.m. a deputy noted a few speeders by the school, warning one of them.

INVERNESS: At 6:22 p.m. someone wished to add something to an earlier report, but would not tell the dispatcher what.

DILLON BEACH: At 7:36 p.m. a woman said people were flying motorized paragliders over the beach and as close as 10 feet over houses. 

FOREST KNOLLS: At 11:54 p.m. someone had questions about a landlord-tenant issue.


Friday, May 15

DOGTOWN: At 7:24 a.m. medics took someone to a hospital.

LAGUNITAS: At 8:22 a.m. deputies arrested a woman on an outstanding warrant, noting that she then became suicidal and was placed somewhere for her safety.

MUIR WOODS: At 9:59 a.m. a gray Ford Escape was driving recklessly.

DOGTOWN: At 2:37 p.m. a passenger in a car involved in a minor accident was feeling dizzy, but declined a medical transport.

POINT REYES STATION: At 2:50 p.m. two highway patrol officers stopped speeding drivers near the school.

STINSON BEACH: At 5:01 p.m. someone said a tall man in a red timber jacket was cursing and being rude by the stop sign downtown. He later left on a bus. 

STINSON BEACH: At 5:53 p.m. someone complained about a van with black plastic covering its windows that had been left in the library’s parking lot for a week. Deputies later noted that it was parked on private property.

POINT REYES STATION: At 6:02 p.m. deputies notified someone that someone else was being released from jail that evening.

STINSON BEACH: At 8:12 p.m. someone reported that multiple youths had been seen exiting a house in Seadrift and possibly jumping over a fence. 

INVERNESS PARK: At 9:44 p.m. a man was concerned about his son, who had run from him in San Anselmo and was intoxicated.

POINT REYES STATION: At 10:31 p.m. a reckless driver was reported.


Saturday, May 16

MARSHALL: At 8:40 a.m. someone arriving at the Marshall Store found the padlock cut and the cash register and a safe stolen from inside.

DILLON BEACH: At 12:26 p.m. a man reported that his ex-wife, a 35-year-old woman who drives a white Lexus, was suicidal somewhere.

BOLINAS: At 3:22 p.m. two men were spray-painting the sea wall. Deputies urged them along, noting to themselves that county signs had “still not been posted.”

INVERNESS: At 6:17 p.m. someone saw a very thin woman with short dark hair rifling through the caller’s vehicle on Park Avenue. The woman had fled down the hill when yelled at.

BOLINAS: At 10:55 p.m. a Laurel Road resident asked for advice about how to broach the subject of his or her neighbor parking in such a way as to block an escape route in the event of a wildfire or other emergency.


Sunday, May 17

OLEMA: At 12:28 a.m. 10 black cows were in a road.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 1:02 a.m. a motorist who pulled over to check on an older woman walking down the road called because the woman had asked her to. She needed a ride home.

TOMALES: At 2:50 a.m. someone cut a finger at the William Tell.

POINT REYES STATION: At 4:11 a.m. a man picked up his daughter.

BOLINAS: At 7:28 a.m. a red convertible was seen in a ditch.

BOLINAS: At 8:54 a.m. a Wharf Road resident awoke to find graffiti on his or her front gate.

BOLINAS: At 2:37 p.m. a Laurel Road resident reported an ongoing parking issue.

BOLINAS: At 2:56 p.m. a woman stuck in a church parking lot asked for a winch.

BOLINAS: At 3:03 p.m. someone said people were spray-painting on the beach.

TOMALES: At 6:52 p.m. a stocky man with a missing front tooth was walking around the elementary school grounds, saying he had lost his drone.