Park City police blotter: Loud music and ‘young people’ draw attention
On Sunday, Aug. 20 at 9:02 p.m., the police received a complaint from someone on Golden Way involving up to six vehicles that were reportedly left “illegally in front of” the house of the person who contacted the authorities. The police were told the people in the vehicles appeared to be “young people” and there was music that was described as loud. The person who reported the case was also apparently worried about the risk of fires.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 2:52 p.m. in the area of the intersection of Park Avenue and Kearns Boulevard. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 1:58 p.m. fielded a concern about “playing music through speakers” and the municipal rules regulating noise. The person who contacted the department wanted additional information about permitting and policies, according to public police logs. The case was reported on Main Street and was classified as a citizen assist. It was not clear from the logs whether there was an issue involving amplified music at the time of the case.
On Saturday, Aug. 19 at 5:56 p.m., an officer stopped a driver on S.R. 224 after, according to the police, observing the vehicle speeding. The officer warned the driver verbally. Public police logs did not provide details about the speed involved.
A suspected disorderly conduct case was reported on Lowell Avenue at 9:58 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
On Friday, Aug. 18 at 4:06 p.m., a vehicle reportedly stalled in the area of the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Bonanza Drive. It was in a middle lane, the police said. An officer apparently planned to assist in moving the vehicle from the intersection.
The Police Department at 12:59 p.m. received a complaint about construction crews on Deer Lake Drive that, according to the person who contacted the agency, “keep parking in front of her garage.” The person also claimed the vehicles were also left beside fire hydrants.
Bonanza Drive work was “preventing everyone from going and coming” to and from the upper section of the Iron Horse area at 11:13 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details. The case was logged as a traffic complaint.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on S.R. 248 at 7:56 a.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
On Thursday, Aug. 17 at 4:56 p.m., a suspected intoxication case was reported on Main Street. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 8:56 a.m. received a complaint about a construction crew blocking Norfolk Avenue. The police were told there was an ongoing issue at the location in Old Town.
A case involving suspected fraud was reported on Park Avenue at 6:50 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details about the nature of the claim.
On Wednesday, Aug. 16 at 11:50 a.m., the police were told of a truck that was reported to be blocking Norfolk Avenue. It had a “big trailer” and had been there for several hours, the police were told. The police indicated the vehicle created a traffic hazard.
On Tuesday, Aug. 15 at 5:53 p.m., the police received a report of what was described as “really loud music” on Monitor Drive. The police logged the case as suspected disturbing the peace.
A driver hit a High Valley Transit bus in the area of Heber Avenue and Swede Alley and left the scene at 11:29 a.m. The police logged the case as a hit-and-run accident.
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