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Sunday, Dec. 29

Traffic stop. 2:06 a.m. Forest Avenue and Glenneyre Street. A 53-year-old Rancho Santa Margarita woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI and held for $2,500 bail.

Saturday, Dec. 28

Public intoxication. 12:20 p.m. 100 block of South Coast Highway. A 41-year-old Irvine man was reportedly screaming and yelling” profanities and racial slurs at kids in a park. The man was arrested for public intoxication and held for $500 bail.

Grand theft. 3:33 p.m. 400 block of Cliff Drive. A man reported that his electric bike was taken from his outdoor porch, possibly from behind a locked fence. Loss was approximately $5,700.

Friday, Dec. 27

Grand theft. 9:53 a.m. 800 block of Diamond Street. A woman, who is in the process of selling her home, reported that a ring and a watch were stolen from her residence. She told police it was likely during one of several recent open houses. Approximate loss was $20,000.

Grand theft. 1:46 p.m. 900 block of Park Avenue. A resident reported that an electric bike was taken from their garage, which had been left open. Total loss was $1,550.

Disturbance. 4:59 p.m. 31800 block of Coast Highway. A 33-year-old San Clemente woman was brought to an emergency room for extreme alcohol poisoning, and was later arrested for an outstanding warrant for defrauding an innkeeper.

Drunk driving. 9:39 p.m. 1100 block of La Mirada Street. A 70-year-old Laguna Beach man was arrested on suspicion of DUI ($2,500 bail), driving with a BAC of .08 or higher, and misdemeanor hit and run ($500 bail).



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