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Police Blotter


Even with big crowds, few people complain of stolen skis

Even with big holiday crowds in Park City, the Police Department reports there were few complaints of stolen skis, a contrast to a run of stolen-ski complaints a year ago during the busy Christmas week.

On Friday, Dec. 28 at 7:07 p.m., someone called the police complaining that their skis were stolen from the top of a car. The car was on the 1500 block of Three Kings Drive when the skis were taken, the police say.

Meanwhile, at 9:47 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 27, someone complained of ski equipment being stolen from a vehicle parked in a garage on Evening Star Drive.

Public police logs do not provide details.

Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:

On Sunday, Dec. 30 at 12:05 p.m., someone on the 1400 block of Lowell Avenue reported a coat was stolen. Public police logs do not provide details.

A store on the 400 block of Main Street reported a theft at 10:47 a.m. The police do not provide details, including what the store says was taken or its value.

A car and a bus were involved in an accident at 9:37 a.m. on Royal Street, and the police say someone was injured. Public police logs do not provide details such as how badly the person was hurt or how the accident occurred.

Someone on the 200 block of Main Street called the police at 2:22 a.m. reporting there were fireworks set off. When officers arrived, the people with the fireworks were gone.

On Saturday, Dec. 29 at 11:23 p.m., a traffic accident was reported on the 1800 block of Park Avenue. The police say a taxi and a sport utility vehicle were involved, and the accident caused minor damage.

Someone on Lowell Avenue called the police at 10:08 p.m. complaining about receiving several unwanted phone calls, including at least one in which they were threatened. The person told the police they are unsure who made the calls.

A vehicle slid off the road at 4:03 p.m. on the 600 block of Deer Valley Drive.

Someone called the police at 11:28 a.m. complaining that a driver parked a sport utility vehicle in two spaces outside the Main Street post office.

The Police Department at 9:39 a.m. received a report that jewelry was stolen the night before on the 2000 block of Park Avenue. According to the police, the case occurred at someone’s residence, but public police logs provide few other details. The police classified the case as a theft.

On Friday, Dec. 28 at 11:45 p.m., someone complained of loud music coming from an upstairs apartment somewhere in Park City. The person told the police they wanted the people cited.

A two-vehicle accident was reported at 10:08 p.m. at the S.R. 224-Thaynes Canyon Drive intersection. Public police logs provide few details.

A sport utility vehicle reportedly slid off the road on Royal Street at 9:50 p.m.

At 1:04 p.m., someone called the police from Main Street complaining of losing their belongings on a bus. The person told the police a backpack was lost, and when it was found, items were missing.

The police say four lift tickets to Park City Mountain Resort, a first-aid kit and goggles were gone.

At 12:45 p.m., the police received a report of a fire alarm sounding in a building on Shadow Ridge Road.

Someone reported smoke in a hallway, but public police logs do not provide details. A little more than two hours before the report, in an unrelated case, someone on the 1900 block of Prospector Drive told the police there might be a fire there. The police, though, say a construction crew was working nearby.

On Thursday, Dec. 27 at 10:51 p.m., the police found a man passed out on a bench on the 400 block of Swede Alley. There were beer cans around him, the police say, and he went home.

The police received a complaint about a taxi driver possibly being intoxicated at 8:07 p.m. from S.R. 224 near Snow Creek. The police were told he was falling asleep while behind the wheel, and the taxi was "very dirty," according to public police logs.

Someone told the police their wallet was stolen on 12th Street at 1:08 p.m.

At 9:07 a.m., someone on Mellow Mountain Road reported tools were stolen from a construction site.

On Wednesday, Dec. 26 at 6:50 p.m., someone told the police a Park City bus knocked a bumper off a parked vehicle at the Park Avenue 9th Street intersection.

A person called the police from the 1800 block of Bonanza Drive on Wednesday, saying he was inside a car stuck in a car wash. The car wash’s door opened, allowing him to leave, the police say.

On Tuesday, Dec. 25 at 11:29 p.m., someone told the police they saw a person in a Santa Claus outfit passed out on the 2100 block of Park Avenue. Public police logs do not provide details.

At 5:12 a.m., someone reported an assault occurred on the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard. A man was bleeding, the police were told, but public police logs do not provide details.

On Monday, Dec. 24 at 10:11 p.m., someone reported hearing fireworks near Empire and Lowell avenues.

At 6:59 p.m., the police received a complaint that a man threatened other people with a shovel on Little Kate Road. The police discovered nobody was assaulted and determined no other police action was needed.

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