Street Beat 1/11/13


Monday, Dec. 31

Vehicle burglary. 300 Ocean Ave. 10:29 a.m. Someone entered a vehicle parked in front of a residence and took a $150 stereo.

Grand theft. 3:10 p.m. 300 block Osgood Ct. Two snowboards with bindings and two pairs of boots valued at $1200 were taken from an unlocked vehicle.

Traffic collision. 8 p.m. 20600 block of Laguna Canyon Rd. A man crossing the highway was struck by a southbound vehicle, suffering a small cut to his forehead. He refused  medical treatment.

Traffic stop. 11:50 p.m. 200 block of Calliope St. A 43-year-old Whittier man was arrested for outstanding LASD warrants.


Tuesday, Jan. 1

Fire. Midnight. 3200 block of Alta Laguna Blvd. Teens from Aliso Viejo and Mission Viejo were cited for misdemeanor reckless burning, using gasoline to light a bonfire.

Traffic stop. 12:23 a.m. 200 block of Ocean Ave. A 37-year-old Silverado Canyon man was cited for DUI and held for $2500 bail.

Traffic stop. 2:30 a.m. 1300 block of S. Coast Hwy. A 40-year-old Garden Grove man was cited for DUI and held for $2500 bail.

Domestic violence. 3:45 a.m. Park Ave. Steven James Caswell, 21, of Irvine, was arrested for suspicion of battery and domestic violence after sequential fights with a girl friend and a man who came to her aid. Both suffered cuts and bruises to their faces. Bail was set at $10,000.


Wednesday, Jan. 2

Traffic stop. 1:03 a.m. 200 block of Nyes Pl. A 36-year-old Laguna Beach resident was arrested for DUI and held for $2500 bail.


Thursday, Jan. 3

Traffic stop. Hillcrest Dr. A 25-year-old Laguna Beach man was cited for DUI and held for $2500 bail.

Traffic stop. 2:21 a.m. Wesley Drive. A 25-year-old Alhambra man was cited for driving  unlicensed. Bail was set at $15,000.

Skateboarders. 2:57 p.m. Balboa Ave. Complaints over filming with a hood-mounted camera and speeding through stop signs.

Stolen vehicle. 300 block of Canyon Acres Dr. 12:19 a.m. A vehicle reported missing from Dana Point was recovered abandoned.

Grand theft. 9:15 a.m. 1400 block of Bounty Way. Several items were stolen from a vehicle two nights ago: a laptop, backpack, sunglasses and a charger.

Petty theft. 10:40 a.m. 300 block of Glenneyre St. $149 was stolen from the library copying machine.

Disorderly person. 8:54 p.m. 1300 block of S. Coast Hwy. Kenneth James Rodger Dawson, 24, of Maryland, was arrested for suspicion of selling a controlled drug and was held for $25,000 bail.


Monday, Jan. 6

Occupied vehicle. 12:29 a.m. 200 block of Broadway St. Anthony Andre Lowe, 33, of  Los Angeles, was arrested for outstanding Hawthorne warrants. Bail was set at $50,000.

Traffic stop. 1:47 a.m. 600 Laguna Canyon Rd. A 35-year-old Lake Forest man was cited for DUI and held for $2500 bail.

Traffic stop. 2:27 a.m. El Morro. A 34-year-old Salem, Ore., visitor was cited for DUI and held for 2500 bail.

Grand theft. 9:55 a.m. 900 block of Noria St. An unknown suspect entered an unlocked car and took a headset worth $1,100.

Petty theft. 10:42 a.m. 700 block of Bolsana Dr. Sunglasses and gift cards were swiped from an unlocked car.

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