Cameron Park Crime Watch: December
The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports:
Dec. 1: Thieves opened multiple Fairway Drive mailboxes and stole their contents.
Dec. 2: A petty theft was reported on Coach Lane.
Can’t get in
Dec. 3: Someone tried to burglarize a locked vehicle parked on La Crescenta Drive.
Dec. 4: Vandals caused more that $00 in damage at the Cameron Park Country Club’s golf course.
Dec. 5: A 30-year-old, wanted man was contacted on Cambridge Road and reportedly found in possession of a fake Social Security card.
Dec. 6: A thief busted the back window of a vehicle parked on Arthur Court, causing $300 in damage.
Dec. 6: A burglar slid into a Cambridge Road home and stole jewelry.
Locked but not safe
Dec. 7: A thief broke into a locked vehicle parked on Pasada Road and stole several items.
Dec. 7: An 18-year-old student was given a citation after she was reportedly found in possession of marijuana on a Green Valley Road school campus.
Lifted and recovered
Dec. 7: two 20-year-old men were arrested after they reportedly stole a scissor lift on Country Club Drive.
Dec. 8: Someone broke into storage sheds on a Merrychase Drive school campus.
Dec. 8: A 19-year-old woman was cited after she allegedly tried to steal alcohol from a Coach Lane business.
Dec. 9: Clever burglars broke into a Green Valley Road building and tunneled their way into a local business, causing thousands of dollars in damage and stealing merchandise worth hundreds of dollars.
Dec. 12: Someone busted out a vehicle’s back window on Meadow Lane. Another vehicle was vandalized on Merrychase Drive.
Dec. 12: A 15-year-old boy received a citation for alleged vandalism on Green Valley Road.
Dec. 15: A commercial burglary was reported on Palmer Drive. Deputies investigated and forwarded evidence to detectives for further review.
On the green
Dec. 15: Thieves damaged golf course gate on Alexandrite Drive and broke into a cargo container.
Dec. 15: A Coach Lane store’s loss prevention staff detained a 55-year-old woman outside the business after she allegedly stole items.
Tell the truth
Dec. 15: A 43-year-old man is suspected of giving deputies false information during their investigation of a Coach Lane disturbance. A warrant was issued for his arrest.
Dec. 17: A Cameron Park Drive business was burglarized.
Dec. 17: A 70-year-old woman reported a petty theft on Royce Drive.
Dec. 18: Deputies arrested a 21-year-old woman on Meder Drive on suspicion of possession of narcotics without a prescription and a methamphetamine pipe. The suspect also had an outstanding warrant.
Dec. 18: Someone entered an unlocked vehicle parted on the Goldorado Plaza and went through personal belongings. The victim was unsure if anything was taken.
Dec. 19: Deputies detained two adults reportedly too intoxicated to care for themselves on Coach Lane and Cambridge Road.
Dec. 20: An Arcadia Road resident turned in a gun and ammunition for safekeeping with sheriff’s officials.
Dec. 21: Deputies arrested a 19-year-old man allegedly too intoxicated to care for himself on Mira Loma Drive.
Dec. 21: A 17-year-old boy received a citation and a ride home after deputies spotted him looking into closed businesses’ windows on Palmer Drive after curfew.
Dec. 21: Vandalism was reported on Winterhaven Circle.
Dec. 21: A vehicle owner reported vandalism to his ride parked on Chasen Drive.
Dec. 21: Burglars broke into a Cameron Park Drive business and an adjacent, empty suite and stole several items.
Dec. 21: A Snowline Hospice employee gave sheriff’s deputies a donated starter revolver.
Dec. 21: A residential burglary was reported on Spinel Circle.
Dec. 23: Someone broke a Green Valley Road business’ glass front door.
Caught in the act
Dec. 23: Deputies arrested two men and two women on suspicion of burglary after finding the suspects inside and outside a Robles Court home.
Pellet gun found
Dec. 24: pellet gun was found in the bushed near a Coach Lane business.
Dec. 24: An Eagle Lane resident found open mail near his mailbox and later discovered that someone used gift cards stolen from the mail.
Time to steal
Dec. 25: A Boeing Way resident reported his watch stole from a nightstand.
Dec. 26: Two separate petty thefts were reported on Chasen Drive.