April 1, 2014
At least 35 drivers stopped
The Park City Police Department on Saturday, March 29 conducted a heavy round of traffic enforcement in the evening and nighttime hours. Officers stopped at least 35 drivers between approximately 5 p.m. and 11:45 p.m. The drivers were stopped on streets like Bonanza Drive, Kearns Boulevard and Deer Valley Drive. There were also stops in Old Town.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, March 30 at 4:48 p.m., the police received a report that snowboarders were seen riding on railings on Silver Lake Drive, apparently close to one of the places where skiers access the slopes. They were gone when police officers arrived.
Snow was sticking to the lights on a stoplight at the intersection of S.R. 224 and Meadows Drive at 4:45 p.m. The Police Department said the situation presented a traffic hazard.
The police at 12:18 p.m. received a report that someone was seen on a porch along Norfolk Avenue in the overnight hours. The person was seen at 4 a.m., the police were told, and could have been on a porch next door as well. The police indicated there was no evidence of a break-in. A special watch was ordered.
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The police responded to at least four parking problems along Main Street between 4:44 a.m. and 5:03 a.m. The problems were between the 200 block and the 500 block of the street. At least one of the vehicles was ticketed.
Someone was seen urinating in public on the 400 block of Main Street at 1:53 a.m. A little bit earlier, in an apparently unrelated case, a report of disorderly conduct was logged along Main Street at 1:35 a.m. Earlier that night, at 12:21 a.m., the police received a complaint about loud music on the 600 block of Main Street.
On Saturday, March 29 at 11:17 p.m., a suspected intoxication case was reported on the 100 block of Main Street.
At 10:29 p.m., a large trash bag was seen in the road at or close to intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Woodbine Way. The police said the bag presented a traffic hazard.
At 5:32 p.m., a police officer gave out three coupons for treats to youngsters who were seen wearing helmets. The youngsters were in the vicinity of City Park. It was not clear from public police logs whether they were bicycling or skateboarding.
Ski patrollers called the police to the 9200 block of Marsac Avenue at 3:44 p.m. indicating they wanted two people removed from a property. The people were uncooperative, prompting the call to the police, according to police logs. The police classified the case as trespassing.
At 2:10 p.m., a duffel bag was reported to have been left outside a vehicle on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue. The bag disappeared within an hour prior to the call to the police. A ski coat, a laptop computer and tax documents were inside the bag, the police were told.
A theft was reported on the 200 block of Main Street at 12:59 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
A bicycle was reportedly stolen on the 900 block of Main Street at noon. It had been left locked at approximately 10 a.m., the police were told.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 9:08 a.m. somewhere along Sidewinder Drive. The damage occurred the night before. The vehicle had been parked on a street, the police were told.
A loud party was reported somewhere along Sidewinder Drive at 2:16 a.m.
At 1:21 a.m., the police were called to a residence on Three Kings Drive, where a man was reportedly attempting to get inside. The man knocked on the door and a window, the police were told. The man was suspected to be intoxicated and said he might be staying at the residence, the police said.
On Friday, March 28 at 8:38 p.m., two vehicles were parked across the street from each other along the 1000 block of Empire Avenue, making it difficult for drivers to pass, the police were told.
At 9:29 a.m., the police received a call from someone on the 1100 block of Park Avenue reporting that a contractor working next door hooked into the caller’s water without permission. The person wanted to talk to the police about options.
On Thursday, March 27, someone along Empire Avenue called the police at 9:48 p.m. reporting hearing "screaming" sounds like an animal was hurt. The sounds might have been coming from behind a house, the police were told. The police said the circumstances were suspicious.
A camper at 8:17 a.m. was reported to have been in a parking lot along Bonanza Drive for a month. The police classified the case as possible trespassing.
Two men were seen walking along the 1200 block of Park Avenue at 1:38 a.m. knocking over trash cans.
On Wednesday, March 26 at 3:52 p.m., a person went to the Park Avenue police station to turn in old ammunition.
At 12:34 p.m., first responders were summoned to a residence in a neighborhood off Deer Valley Drive, where a carbon monoxide detector sounded. The police indicated a construction crew might have triggered the detector. A similar situation occurred at the same address at 9:43 a.m.
A suspected drunken driving case was reported at 12:48 a.m. along S.R. 224.
On Tuesday, March 25 at 3:59 a.m., a taxi driver reported seeing a man with a head injury on the 1300 block of Park Avenue. The man might have been bleeding, the police were told. Public police logs did not provide details.
On Monday, March 24 at 5:03 p.m., police officers and the Park City Fire District responded to a report of people stuck in an elevator on the 1900 block of Prospector Avenue. A woman and her 9-year-old son were rescued.
A youngster was seen riding a scooter in the City Park skate park at 1:56 p.m.