November 10, 2015
Vehicle vandalism, break-in reported in Park City
The Park City Police Department last week received at least three reports involving vandalism to a vehicle or a car break-in.
On Sunday, Nov. 8, at 10:28 a.m., the police received a report that a vehicle on Monitor Drive had been vandalized with spray paint. The damage occurred the previous night, the police were told. The Police Department classified the case as criminal mischief.
Earlier that day, at 12:21 a.m., the Police Department received a report that a vehicle window was found broken on the 1900 block of Homestake Road. People were looking into vehicle windows as well, the police were told. The Police Department indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
On Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 6:54 p.m., meanwhile, a car was reported to have been broken into somewhere along Kearns Boulevard. Window glass was shattered and a purse was stolen, the police were told.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
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On Sunday, Nov. 8 at 12:35 p.m., someone reported spotting a campsite on a hillside off Sidewinder Drive. The police were told white tarp was visible.
Someone reported hearing loud music along Deer Valley Drive at 10:28 a.m. The police logged the case as disturbing the peace.
A vehicle was reportedly parked in a location along Daly Avenue that blocked traffic. The police received the report at 10:05 a.m.
At 2:18 a.m., a suspected drunken driving case was reported at or close to the intersection of Deer Valley Drive and Shortline Road. Public police logs did not provide details.
The Police Department reported two cases at the same address on the 600 block of Main Street in quick succession starting at 1:42 a.m. The first case was logged as disorderly conduct while the second one was classified as a citizen assist. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 1:09 a.m. received a complaint that a vehicle was parked so close to another one that the driver could not open the door. The problem was reported on the 1900 block of Homestake Road. The Police Department issued a warning.
On Saturday, Nov. 7 at 2:57 p.m., the police received a complaint that a transient was seen in front of a business on Gold Dust Lane. The police were told the person was bothering guests.
A jacket with a phone and car keys was reportedly stolen from a restaurant on Park Avenue. The police received the report at 2:44 p.m., but the jacket disappeared the previous night.
At 12:09 p.m., the police were told cars had become stuck in the vicinity of Guardsman Pass. The roads were slick, the police were told. The Police Department said the vehicles created a traffic hazard.
Four tires were reported to have been slashed on a vehicle somewhere along Empire Avenue. The case was logged at 11:03 a.m. The Police Department classified the case as criminal mischief.
A written warning was apparently issued to a work vehicle on Woodside Avenue sometime before the 9:26 a.m. complaint to the police. The police were told the warning indicated the vehicle had been abandoned and needed to be moved within 72 hours. The person, though, told the police it was a "tool vehicle" that remains at the site.
On Friday, Nov. 6 at 10:26 a.m., a carbon monoxide detector sounded on Waterloo Circle. The Park City Fire District responded.
A driver reportedly hit what was described as a "parking abatement pole" on Swede Alley at 9:17 a.m. and then ran over the pole. Nobody was injured, the police said.
On Thursday, Nov. 5 at 11:52 p.m., a driver hit a deer at or close to the intersection of Kearns Boulevard and Bonanza Drive.
A vehicle was reported to be parked somewhere along Daly Avenue for a week. The police received the complaint at 6:52 a.m.
At 5:03 p.m., the police received a report from someone on Park Avenue about a possible scam involving a text message. The message included a virus, the police were told.
The Police Department at 9:25 a.m. received a complaint regarding a situation with a contractor hired to work on blinds at a property in Park City. The person provided a deposit six weeks before the company went out of business, the police were told. The Police Department indicated the case was civil in nature rather than criminal.
People were loud in a hot tub somewhere along Woodside Avenue at 2:20 a.m. The police classified the case as disturbing the peace.
On Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 7:05 p.m. a suspected theft was reported on Deer Valley Drive. Public police logs did not provide details.
At 11:45 a.m., a Dumpster and a fence were reportedly vandalized on Kearns Boulevard. There was also graffiti found, the police were told. The Police Department classified the case as criminal mischief.
Someone found a purse on Empire Avenue and contacted the police at 10:57 a.m.
A taxi driver at 9:33 a.m. reported finding a driver license in the vehicle. The license was apparently left in the vehicle two days prior to the report. The case was logged on Main Street.
On Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 10:05 p.m., the police received a report from Daly Avenue that someone was playing the drums with the windows open. The Police Department classified the case as disturbing the peace.
A construction fence reportedly blew into a lane of traffic on Park Avenue at 12:19 p.m. The fence created a traffic hazard, the police said.
At 8:12 a.m., the police were called to Park City High School after a person reportedly was seen arriving from behind the Eccles Center. He had short, possibly shaved, hair and was dressed in black, the police were told. He repeatedly checked his phone and watch, according to police logs. The police indicated the circumstances were suspicious.
On Monday, Nov. 2 at 4:49 p.m., a suspected drunken driving case was reported on Snow Creek Drive. Public police logs did not provide details.
At 10:30 a.m., a load of rocks reportedly fell off a dump truck on Bonanza Drive.