January 10, 2007
The Park City Police Department last week received the latest in a string of reports about stolen skis but the number appears to be down from the holidays, when there was a series of such calls.
Some of the complaints last week included:
At 3:09 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 6, the police received a complaint that skis were stolen on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive. The police say the skis are worth more than $200.
At 1:52 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4, skis were reported stolen on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue. Later, at 2:20 p.m., ski thefts were reported at the same location and a snowboard was reportedly stolen from the same place.
On Tuesday, Jan. 2 at 4:09 p.m., the police received a complaint that skis were stolen from in front of a trailer at the National Ability Center, off S.R. 248.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
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On Sunday, Jan. 7 at 11:56 p.m., the police received a complaint that a runaway son returned to a Park City residence. However, the boy jumped out of a window and fled, the police were told. Officers were unable to locate the boy.
At 5:08 p.m. and earlier, at 3:47 p.m., the police received complaints that people were riding the rails in the Iron Horse area. Public police logs did not provide details but skiers and snowboarders sometimes perform tricks on railings. The police warned them against trespassing.
At 6:51 a.m., the police received a complaint that a snowplow hit a vehicle on Racquet Club Drive.
At 4:10 a.m., the police discovered a woman sleeping in a car on the 1800 block of Park Avenue. The car was running, the police say. She left.
On Saturday, Jan. 6 at 10:17 p.m., the police were called to Marsac Avenue near the Sandridge parking lot, where a dog reportedly was in the street holding up traffic. The police say the dog was gone when they arrived.
A person called the police at 11 p.m. from the 2000 block of Prospector Avenue, complaining that they left a box outside a building and someone took it within minutes. The police say the box is valued at between $50 and $200.
The police received a complaint at 2:57 p.m. that a man made an obscene gesture to another man on the 400 block of Marsac Avenue. The person, however, declined to pursue the case, the police say.
At 2:25 p.m., the police received a complaint from Treasure Mountain Middle School that a cell phone was stolen. The police say the phone is valued at between $50 and $200.
The police received a complaint at 11:12 a.m. that a man was throwing snowballs at cars on the 300 block of Main Street. The person was gone when officers arrived.
An officer warned a person for leaving a child in a car on the 500 block of Swede Alley at 8:49 a.m.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 1700 block of Park Avenue at 7:17 a.m.
On Friday, Jan. 5 at 12:27 p.m., the police received a complaint that an employee was stealing. The case is on the 2000 block of Park Avenue and involves more than $200. Public police logs do not provide details.
Fireworks were reported on Aerie Drive at 4:42 p.m. but investigating officers were unable to locate them.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 8100 block of Royal Street at 2:03 p.m.
At 11:46 a.m., the police warned a man against having an open container of alcohol while on the Rail Trail. The person poured out the drink.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 8:55 a.m. on the 1900 block of Homestake Road. The police say a truck reportedly hit a dump truck and left.
At 1:22 a.m., a vehicle slid off the road on the 1700 block of Kearns Boulevard. The vehicle was towed out of a ditch.
On Thursday, Jan. 4 at 8:24 a.m., the police received a complaint that a snowboard jump was constructed on a street near Empire Avenue and Shadow Ridge Road. The police warned the people and they left.
At 9:17 a.m., the police arrested a person on a drunken-driving charge on the 1300 block of Park Avenue. The police say the person was arrested after a minor traffic accident.
The police warned a person against driving a vehicle without treads on the tires at 7:47 p.m. on the Mine Road. The vehicle slid off the road before the police arrived.
On Wednesday, Jan. 3 at 11:28 a.m., an assault was reported on the 400 block of Main Street.
At 6:04 p.m., the police warned a driver for failing to yield to a pedestrian on the 1600 block of Park Avenue.
Fireworks were reported at 4:22 p.m. on the 1900 block of Cooke Drive.
The police received a complaint at 7:07 a.m. that someone tried to break into a candy machine in a basement on the 900 block of Park Avenue.
On Monday, Jan. 1 at 10:38 a.m., two tires were reportedly slashed on the 2100 block of Evening Star Drive.
At 1:24 a.m., the police arrested a man after a fight was reported on the 500 block of Main Street. Another person was taken to a clinic for treatment, the police say.