Sheriff's Calls

Tuesday, October 7

MUIR WOODS: At 8:52 a.m. someone reported a man sleeping with two dogs in a gold Acura. Deputies noted that they were unable to issue citations for vehicle habitation.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 10:34 a.m. the planning commission asked for help contacting a man who habitually camped out on his Rosario Road property; they later took pictures and said they would work on getting him to clean up his junk.

BOLINAS: At 4:56 p.m. a woman reported seeing a clean-shaven man and a sleeping bag around Horseshoe Hill and Olema-Bolinas Roads every time she walks by with her dog; today, she said, the man had yelled at her. 

TOMALES: At 6:12 p.m. someone reported that a vehicle had driven off the road and maybe into the bay near Nick’s Cove.


Wednesday, October 8

LAGUNITAS: At 2:10 a.m. a resident heard the doorbell ring but found no one there.

INVERNESS: At 4:55 a.m. a driver swerved to not hit a deer, hitting a guardrail instead.

OLEMA: At 7:19 a.m. an alarm sounded at the deli.

POINT REYES STATION: At 3:29 p.m. someone had a question about parking cars for sale in the area.

LAGUNITAS: At 3:34 p.m. a woman reported a reckless black Prius driver.

NICASIO: At 4:19 p.m. a woman said she’d seen a man—white, mid-40s, in a red baseball cap—walking around her property that day.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:36 p.m. a dog was barking.

INVERNESS PARK: At 9:41 p.m. a man—lanky, young, scruffy, dark-haired—walked into Perry’s Deli with a machete and said he was taking a bus to San Rafael.

WOODACRE: At 10:42 p.m. a man burned his face and hands on a gas stove that had exploded. 


Thursday, October 9

DILLON BEACH: At 4:04 a.m. the campground reported campers who were playing loud music and yelling in a foreign language, sometimes sounding angry. Deputies found people celebrating a birthday in their native tongue.

STINSON BEACH: At 4:49 a.m. a medical emergency was reported in Seadrift.

MUIR WOODS: At 7:40 a.m. someone reported a man living with his dogs in a gold sedan.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 9:24 a.m. a woman saw a man in a red baseball cap and a woman with a can whom she believed were squatting on a Juarez property. 

FOREST KNOLLS: At 10:04 a.m. a resident suspected a neighbor’s no-parking sign was illegal; deputies explained that it was not.

LAGUNITAS: At 5:02 p.m. someone was driving a van recklessly.

TOMALES: At 6:04 p.m. two tired men hiking north on Shoreline made a call from a callbox, saying they needed a place to stay.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 7:41 p.m. a dog was barking.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 11:07 p.m. a BMW was speeding toward Fairfax.


Friday, October 10

WOODACRE: At 12:24 a.m. a woman reported seeing a man with a flashlight in her garden; her landlord had driven through the neighborhood but not found anyone.

NICASIO: At 12:47 a.m. a stolen vehicle was recovered.

WOODACRE: At 10:42 a.m. a 59-year-old woman who had fallen from a horse was complaining of back pain.

STINSON BEACH: At 10:55 a.m. someone asked about taking out a restraining order on a man whom the caller believed might show up to a Seadrift wedding that weekend.

POINT REYES STATION: At 12:12 p.m. the Tomales High counselor reported a sex crime.

POINT REYES STATION: At 1:12 p.m. a man had reportedly been found in a San Leandro hospital on Sept. 30 with no memory of how he got there.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 1:13 p.m. the golf course reported that a party supply company had not picked up a dunk tank the day before (as planned), and the tank was in the middle of where a wedding was scheduled for the weekend.

TOMALES: At 1:38 p.m. a Tomales student had been caught with drugs.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:05 p.m. a couple reported that their car had broken down at the Sky Trailhead.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 7:59 p.m. the golf course said the dunk tank had still not been picked up.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 8:20 p.m. someone complained about squatters starting campfires.

STINSON BEACH: At 9:48 p.m. a Mini Cooper was trapped inside a parking lot.


Saturday, October 11

INVERNESS: At 8:16 a.m. someone reported seeing dirt piles on the side of the boulevard near Vision Road and was concerned about them washing into the bay.

NICASIO: At 8:45 a.m. a tan dog was walking down Lucas Valley Road.

WOODACRE: At 1:55 p.m. someone reported that a “vengeful” man who was supposed to be at Buckelew House had walked out two weeks earlier, and might now be hanging around town.

BOLINAS: At 9:07 p.m. a foster parent reported that a 16-year-old who likes to surf had left home, violating house rules. He had been headed toward the beach. 

BOLINAS: At 11:36 p.m. a neighbor complained about music blaring at a party at 59 Brighton Avenue, an ongoing problem.


Sunday, October 12

POINT REYES STATION: At 12:52 a.m. someone complained about a loud party.

STINSON BEACH: At 2:22 a.m. a loud adult party was reported.

SAMUEL P. TAYLOR: At 2:32 a.m. a camper complained about a group of five men, a woman and a dog that had arrived an hour earlier and had since been asked three times to quiet down, but had refused. The caller suspected they were drunk and possibly on drugs; deputies arrested at least one of them.

SAMUEL P. TAYLOR: At 6:36 a.m. another camper reported hearing a man yell, “Get out of here, bitch!” and a child crying at the aforementioned camp site.

LAGUNITAS: At 11:50 a.m. someone asked about parking on the boulevard and aired concerns about a large upcoming cross-country event at the school.

BOLINAS: At 12:25 p.m. someone complained about parking on Park Avenue.

MUIR BEACH: At 1:02 p.m. a dog bit a 65-year-old man’s arm.

POINT REYES STATION: At 1:58 p.m. someone was locked in a parking lot.

MUIR BEACH: At 2:57 p.m. a beachgoer said a dog had “gone after several people.”

WOODACRE: At 4:21 p.m. loud music was reported on Conifer Way.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 7:34 p.m. a neighbor reported smelling smoke from a campfire around which a white man and woman were seen on a Rosario Road property with a history of squatters. Deputies found family members of the lot’s owner who were cooking beans and reminiscing; they promptly put out the fire and promised to go home when they got cold.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:47 p.m. a dog was barking on Viento.

STINSON BEACH: At 11:02 p.m. deputies found the gate to the beach open. They closed it after inspecting the area. 


Monday, October 13

OLEMA: At 4:29 a.m. a deputy checked on a man with a flat tire; he was waiting for Cheda’s and thanked the officer for stopping by.

STINSON BEACH: At 5:17 a.m. a woman, walking her dog by the park, noticed a walker and some trash near the bushes and believed an elderly man was sleeping inside. Deputies found the man, whom they decided was alright.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 6:50 a.m. someone saw a man asleep in a purple sleeping bag on the side of the road.

POINT REYES STATION: At 7:45 a.m. a woman reported that her husband was outside the house having a mental breakdown; he was trying to break down the door, she added.

MUIR WOODS: At 8:08 a.m. a car collided with a bicycle.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 11:41 a.m. a street sign and stop signs had been knocked over on Park Street.

POINT REYES STATION: At 12:35 p.m. someone reported a lost leather wallet.

POINT REYES STATION: At 12:43 p.m. a landlord inquired as to why deputies were at her house earlier in the day.

MUIR BEACH: At 1:38 p.m. a motorcycle accident was reported.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 3:27 p.m. someone complained about harassing text messages from a certain man.

SAN GERONIMO VALLEY: At 4:22 p.m. a load of glass bottles fell off a truck, shattering in the boulevard.

POINT REYES STATION: At 5:01 p.m. an 86-year-old man fell, and his wife lifted him up.

STINSON BEACH: At 5:30 p.m. a visitor reported a lost leather wallet.

FOREST KNOLLS: At 8:38 p.m. an outside police department asked for help documenting rug burns and bruises in a suspected child abuse case.

BOLINAS: At 9:20 p.m. a man and a woman were arguing in a tent on the beach.