All information below is obtained from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department website. The calls represent what was told to the deputy in the field by the radio dispatcher. The true nature of an incident often differs from what is initially reported. No assumption of criminal guilt or affiliation should be drawn from the content of the information provided. An arrest doesn’t represent guilt. The items below are just a sampling of the entries listed on the OCSD website.
Monday, November 7
Avenida De La Estrella/Calle De Los Molinos (1:25 p.m.)
The caller was insulted due to differing political views with someone or something.
Paseo Alba, 0 Block (1:25 p.m.)
Someone was intoxicated and being verbally abusive to their roommates.
Camino De Los Mares/Camino Vera Cruz (9:55 a.m.)
A man was seen driving a golf cart on the greenbelt while walking his two dogs on a leash.
Sunday, November 6
Calle Sacramento, 1500 Block (10:21 p.m.)
Police were called to an “electric stair chair” beeping loudly.
Plaza Estival, 400 Block (8:23 p.m.)
Police were called to reports of a man screaming and pounding on the front door.
INVESTIGATE PERSON DOWN
N. Avenida De La Estrella/Avenida Palizada (5:03 p.m.)
Police were called regarding a man “passed out” on the grass.
Calle Campana/Camino De Los Mares (4:49 p.m.)
An “elderly” man was walking in the slow lane.
0 Block, Calle Akelia (2:06 p.m.)
People, including “little kids,” were seen riding on non-street-legal motorcycles without helmets.
1500 Block, El Camino Real (1:11 p.m.)
The dispatcher could hear profanity and racial slurs spoken through an open line.
S. El Camino Real/Avenida Granada (1:56 a.m.)
Police were flagged down by a woman who was sprayed with pepper spray.
N. El Camino Real/Canada (1:02 a.m.)
Police were called for a man allegedly driving drunk in a green GMC. The woman who called said she was with the man earlier in the evening at a bar.
Avenida Victoria, 500 Block (1:27 a.m.)
Two men, who were reportedly drunk, were sitting on the caller’s porch and refusing to leave.
DRUNK IN PUBLIC
Camino De Los Mares, 600 Block (12:59 a.m.)
A caller said a man wearing a hoodie was stumbling around on the property with his pants falling down. He was also kicking a shopping cart and the escalator.
Saturday, November 5
Calle Sarmentoso, 1200 Block (11:49 p.m.)
Police were called to a man and a woman in a verbal dispute. The caller said they were in a dark blue Nissan, and a man cussing at the woman to “get back in the car” could be heard.
Avenida Pico/Calle Frontera (11:47 p.m.)
Police were called to the Methodist church regarding about 20 juveniles drinking and being loud.
El Camino Real, 100 Block (11:47 p.m.)
A man was lying in the gutter after the bouncers of an establishment pepper sprayed him.
El Camino Real, 3900 Block (10:52 p.m.)
A woman, who was drunk, had just left a sober living home, missed a bus and was stranded.
Cristianitos Road, 100 Block (9:32 p.m.)
A drunken man was locked in the pool area.
Alameda Lane, 100 Block (9:20 p.m.)
Police were called about a man who parked a white Mercedes, took beer out of the trunk and stumbled getting back in the driver’s seat.
Camino Bosquecillo/Costa Escondida (8:32 p.m.)
Police were called for a man and a woman walking around vehicles. The caller said it looked as if they were going to attempt to break into someone’s car. They were both wearing hoodies that covered their faces, and the caller said they were shaking and acting “jittery.”
Avenida Vista Hermosa/Avenida La Pata (7:48 p.m.)
Juveniles on a hill were seen rolling “some kind of balls” into traffic. It was foggy, and the caller was concerned they would cause an accident.
Avenida Del Presidente, 3800 Block (6:32 p.m.)
Police were called to a woman screaming profanities inside the location. The caller said the woman yelled, “I’ll kill you, and I hate you.”
Camino De Los Mares, 600 Block (4:11 p.m.)
A man with long, dark hair and a long beard, wearing a “dirty” shirt and shorts, was drinking an alcoholic beverage. The caller said this happened near a school fundraiser, and she thought he should leave.
Calle Vicente/Avenida Vaquero (2:12 p.m.)
Police were called to check on an “older model” Toyota Corolla that was last seen on Camino De Estrella. The caller said two men and a woman were outside the vehicle and they “exchanged something.” The caller said they acted very nervous when the caller tried to take a picture of them.
Friday, November 4
BRANDISHING A WEAPON
0 Block (10:48 p.m.)
A man at North Beach in a red convertible Ford Mustang threatened the caller with a knife that had a grey-and-white-patterned handle. The caller said the man had a hit out on him and was calling the caller a name that wasn’t his.
ASSIST OUTSIDE AGENCY
Avenida Victoria, 600 Block (10:49 p.m.)
Two people jumped off the side of the Pier. One man was out of the water and other people were looking over the side with flashlights.
0 Block, Via Paquete (3:57 p.m.)
A woman said her neighbor was sending her threatening text messages.
Avenida Estacion, 1700 Block (Noon)
A man in a stall of the men’s restroom by the Metrolink station was making “odd noises” and snorting.