There is confusion about whether the skateboard park is still open
The Park City Police Department last week received at least two reports of skateboarders inside the skate park at City Park, a result of confusion about whether the park remained open for the season.
On Thursday, Nov. 13 at 12:01 p.m., kids were seen inside the skateboard park on skateboards and bicycles. Meanwhile, on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 1:56 p.m., two kids were reported in the skateboard park.
The park remains open during daylight hours, weather permitting, and skateboarders and inline skaters are allowed inside. Bicyclists, though, are barred from the park.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, Nov. 16 at 3:11 p.m., someone approached officers at police headquarters about a car that had been reportedly stolen. The person had spoken to the Police Department approximately one week before about the case, police logs indicate. Public logs from Nov. 16 do not provide details, including where the vehicle was reportedly taken.
The Police Department received a complaint at 12:50 p.m. about a car left parked in the Snow Park parking lots in lower Deer Valley. The police were told it was parked there for somebody who was out of the country. The car was towed, and the towing company’s charge was $100 to release the vehicle, the police said.
A loud party was reported on Empire Avenue at 3:54 a.m.
Someone told the police of poles falling out of a truck on S.R. 224 at 2:25 a.m. The poles were obstructing the road, the police were told.
A fight was reported on the 400 block of Main Street at 1:38 a.m. Public police logs do not provide details. That stretch of Main Street has a heavy concentration of nightclubs, and the police frequently handle similar cases there.
A police officer warned a driver for not dimming the vehicle’s high beams at the Main Street-Heber Avenue intersection at 12:56 a.m.
On Saturday, Nov. 15 at 11:28 p.m., a taxi driver called the police from the 1500 block of Sullivan Road, where a passenger refused to pay a fare. The passenger was intoxicated as well, the police were told.
The police were called to Meadow Creek Drive at 6:28 p.m., when a garage door was discovered partially open. The police said officers did not find suspects. Public police logs do not provide details.
Water was seen pooling on American Saddler Drive at 1:15 p.m. The police were told the water was in the same place as an earlier water-line break.
A driver hit a deer on Marsac Avenue at 6:44 a.m. The police said the deer was injured and had to be put down.
A drunken-driving case was reported close to the Empire Avenue-Silver King Drive intersection. Public police logs do not provide details about the driver.
An officer warned a driver about using the vehicle high beams on S.R. 248 at Quinn’s Junction at 4:14 a.m.
On Friday, Nov. 14 at 10:43 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard. A silver Honda struck a blue Jeep, the police said.
A student was reported truant from Park City High School at 12:14 p.m.
On Thursday, Nov. 13 at 1:02 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at the Deer Valley Drive-Bonanza Drive intersection. A sport utility vehicle suffered damage to its front, the police said.
At 12:27 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 1700 block of Prospector Drive. The police said the victim’s car suffered damage to the rear bumper.
At 11:47 a.m., a mountain bike was reported stolen on Lucky John Drive. The police were told the bicycle was taken sometime in the previous two weeks.
Someone called the police at 6:24 a.m. reporting water was flowing down both sides of American Saddler Drive. The caller told the police it appeared there was a flood. The Public Works Department was called.
On Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 9:10 p.m., a home was reported broken into on Annie Oakley Drive. The police were told the suspected break-in occurred sometime in the previous month.
The Police Department received a report at 3:14 p.m. of a woman receiving pornographic e-mails at work. The woman’s husband called the police, but public logs do not provide details.
An assault was reported on the 400 block of Main Street at 1:41 a.m.
On Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 11:05 a.m., someone told the police a Dumpster appeared to be on fire on the 3000 block of Deer Valley Drive.
On Monday, Nov. 10 at 5:47 p.m., two men were seen "prowling" near vehicles on Prospector Avenue, the police were told. The two were seen entering a pickup truck, according to the police. Public police logs do not provide details.
A man was detained on the 900 block of Iron Horse Drive at 3:12 p.m. on suspicion of retail theft.
Students were reported truant from Park City High School at 10 a.m. and 9 a.m.
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