Monday, Sept. 17
Pedestrian stop. 1:41 a.m. 300 block of Broadway St. Dwight Francis Duggan, 54, of Escondido was arrested for an outstanding $7,500 warrant.
Fraud. 1400 block Morningside Circle. 8:30 a.m. Investigators are analyzing a claim by an employer, who alleged an employee stole a check.
Sexual perversion. 11:22 a.m. 300 block of Cliff drive. A 41-year-old Huntington Beach man was arrested for being drunk in public after a witness reported a couple engaged in oral sex near a parking lot.
Tuesday, Sept. 18
Traffic stop. 8:42 p.m. Diamond St. A 46-year-old Utah man was cited for DUI and held for $2500 bail.
Traffic stop.. 11:33 p.m. Laguna Canyon Rd. Bruce Joseph Griffitts, 49, of Carrollton, Tex., was cited for DUI and held for $10,000 bail due to a prior offense.
Wednesday, Sept. 19
Traffic stop. 2:21 a.m. Monterey St. A 22-year-old Corona del Mar man was cited for DUI and held for $2500 bail.
Traffic collision. 4:52 a.m. 20600 Laguna Canyon Rd. The driver of a vehicle stolen earlier from a dealer fled the scene after plowing into a railing.
Traffic stop. 10:19 a.m. 100 block of Bluebird Canyo Rd. Ramiro Torres, 22, of Anaheim, was arrested for an outstanding $15,000 warrant..
Vandalism. 10:27 a.m. 1500 block of S. Coast Hwy. A sunroof was vandalized over the weekend.
Burglary. 11:30 a.m. 1000 block of Laguna Canyon Rd. Someone who entered through a window overnight helped themselves to food.
Defraud innkeeper. 400 block of Coast Hwy. 8:54 p.m. Kerry Jo Nicholl, 48, of Laguna Beach, was arrested for suspicion of burglary after walking out on a $43 tab. Bail was set at $20,000.
Lifeguard rescue. Sleepy Hollow Lane. 9:50 p.m. A 53-year-old Montclair woman who needed help getting out of the water was later arrested for public intoxication.
Thursday, Sept. 20
Traffic stop. 1 a.m. Canyon Acres. James Nick Kanavos, 43, of San Bernardino, was arrested for an outstanding $20,000 warrant over police obstruction.
Burglary. 2:52 p.m. 200 block of St. Ann’s Dr. Kevin Jacobson, 31, of Canyon Country, was arrested for suspicion of burglary and held for $50,000 bail. Jacobson apparently fled after being confronted by an employee inside a business.
Friday, Sept. 21
Stolen vehicle. 7:48 a.m. 900 block of S. Coast Hwy. A vehicle left overnight was discovered in the city of Orange.
Illegally parked vehicles. 7:37 p.m. 700 block of Wilson St. Eight vehicles were cited and five were towed for parking in a no-parking zone.
Burglary. 9:15 p.m. 400 block of N. Coast Hwy. An employee who took a walk returned to find her purse was gone.
Medical aid. 1500 Skyline Dr. 9:16 p.m. 15-year-old was pushed down stairs by three tall, male seniors at the game.
Saturday, Sept. 22
Pedestrian stop. 12:19 p.m. 300 block of Broadway St. Jason William Brown, 43, of Laguna Beach was arrested for a no-bail parole violation.
Pedestrian stop. 7:33 p.m. 3200 block Alta Laguna Blvd. Officers on foot patrol came across six juveniles from throughout the county smoking near the reservoir. One was injured from a fall and taken to the hospital, while the others were released to parents at the station.
Sunday, Sept. 23
Traffic stop. 12:01 a.m. 600 block of S. Coast Hwy. A 43-year-old Laguna Beach man was cited for DUI.
Traffic collision. 4:35 a.m. 31600 block of Second Ave. An older Volvo with three teens inside plowed into a fence into a wall. No further details were available.
Structure fire. 6 a.m. 900 block of Santa Ana St. Fire burnt through to a second floor but was put out in 45 minutes.
Transformer fire. La Brea St. N. Coast Hwy. 9 a.m. Witnesses reported two explosions and wires down at La Brea. Pavilions, Emerald Bay and Tides Motel temporarily lacked power.
Traffic collision. 11:23 a.m. 20600 Laguna Canyon Rd. A 37-year-old Manhattan Beach man suffered critical injuries when his motorcycle collided with a vehicle turning left in congested traffic. The cyclist was illegally driving in the center lane at a high rate of speed, said Sgt. Louise Callus. He sustained broken legs and pelvis and was taken to Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo.
Burglary. 6:33 p.m. 1500 block of N. Coast Hwy. Surfboard and wetsuit valued at $2,000 were stolen Saturday.
Vehicle burglary. 11:06 p.m. Mountain Rd. $700 in cash, IDs and checks were taken from a vehicle in the previous two hours.Firebrand Media LLC wants comments that advance the discussion, and we need your help to accomplish this mission. Debate and disagreement are welcomed on our platforms but do it with respect. We won't censor comments we disagree with. Viewpoints from across the political spectrum are welcome here. While everyone is entitled to their opinion, our community is not obliged to host all comments shared on its website or social media pages, including:
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