The police blotter
The information provided is from the Rohnert Park Public Safety Office and reflects the Arrest Log from Jan. 9 to Jan. 15. The log is comprised of arrests and some of the more interesting calls. For those who are curious about the local police response to all calls, the Calls for Service section of the Rohnert Park Public Safety website has the most recent activity logs.
On Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 2:26 a.m., a West Sacramento woman was arrested on suspicion of stealing a car and an outside warrant at the intersection of Donna Court and Santa Dorotea Circle. At 10:58 a.m., a San Rafael man was arrested on suspicion of violating his probation and a DUI near the 6100 block of Commerce Boulevard. Police responded to the intersection of Avenida Cala and Synder Lane, where at 3:10 p.m. they arrested a Santa Rosa man on suspicion of public intoxication.
Things were relatively quiet Monday, Jan. 14, with a single arrest at 1:31 a.m. involving a Santa Rosa man on Arlen Drive being arrested for suspicion of domestic violence battery.
Sunday, Jan. 13, involved a bit more work for officers starting at 1:29 p.m., when a local man was arrested in the Padre Parkway shopping center for an outside warrant and possessing a shopping cart that he apparently did not own. His companion, a local woman, was also cited for an outside warrant. Across the freeway on the 5600 block of Redwood Drive, a Santa Rosa man was cited at 3:46 p.m. for driving with a suspended or revoked license. Police disrupted some shenanigans at Motel 6 on Commerce Boulevard when two separate Petaluma residents attempted to pass fictitious checks and receive stolen property. A man was arrested at 8:24 p.m. on suspicion of conspiracy to defraud and possession of a controlled substance along with an outstanding bench warrant and the fake check charges, while a woman was arrested at 10 p.m. for a violation of probation in addition to the fake checks.
Friday is often one of the busiest days for officers, and things were no different on Jan. 12. At 12:05 a.m., a Santa Rosa man was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication and resisting a peace officer at the 600 block of Racquet Club Circle. At 1:29 a.m., a Novato woman was cited on suspicion of possessing controlled substance paraphernalia at the 6100 block of Commerce Blvd. Then at 5:19 a.m., a Forestville man was arrested at the 6100 block of Commerce Blvd. on suspicion of false impersonation and probation warrant felony. The rest of the morning was quiet, but then at 2:25 p.m. a local man was arrested on Elsa Avenue for suspicion of false imprisonment, domestic violence battery and carrying a loaded firearm in public. At 3:57 p.m., a Sebastopol woman was arrested on Highway 101 northbound for theft of a vehicle, driving without a license and evading a peace officer. She was given a free trip to the Sonoma County Jail. At 10:55 p.m., a Cotati man was arrested on suspicion of a DUI on the 1700 block of East Cotati Avenue.
On Friday, Jan. 11 at 2:23 a.m., a local man was cited on Commerce Blvd. for suspicion of a DUI. At 4:12 a.m., a Redwood Valley man was arrested on the 6200 block of Redwood Drive on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and substance paraphernalia. Just after noon, a Windsor man was arrested on the 4900 block of Golf Course Drive on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and substance paraphernalia. Two juveniles were cited later at 8:50 p.m. on the 600 block of Rohnert Park Expressway for possessing alcohol.
Thursday, Jan. 10, started off with an arrest at 11:06 a.m. of a transient for public intoxication at 5020 Redwood Drive. Two drivers were cited for displaying false proof of registration during the day. Then a Forestville man was cited at 10:55 p.m. on Business Park Drive for possessing controlled substance paraphernalia and violating probation.
Wednesday, Jan. 9, was a relatively easy day, with a citation given out at 3:45 a.m. to a local man for driving with a suspended license and displaying false proof of registration. Then at 6:08 p.m., a Cotati man was arrested at the intersection of Rohnert Park Expressway and Stony Point Road on suspicion of possessing a blackjack.
– Nick Walden