The following excerpts are from the Pleasant Hill police log:
THURSDAY, JULY 4 AUTO THEFT -- A vehicle was reported stolen from the 500 block of Contra Costa Boulevard at 1:46 p.m. ASSAULT -- At 3:28 p.m., a caller reported that a man on a bicycle attacked the caller near Contra Costa Boulevard and Gregory Lane. THEFT -- At 6:35 p.m., a caller reported theft of a briefcase from a driveway in the 2900 block of Dorothy Drive. MISCELLANEOUS DISTURBANCE -- From 8:49 p.m. to 10:53 p.m., there were numerous calls about illegal fireworks. MISCELLANEOUS DISTURBANCE -- There were several calls about dogs running in traffic, including a German shepherd at 9:34 p.m. near Contra Costa and Taylor boulevards, and a small dog near Vivian Drive and Contra Costa Boulevard at 9:55 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS DISTURBANCE -- At 11:22 p.m., a caller reported that six men were fighting in a parking lot in the 1400 block of Contra Costa Boulevard.
FRIDAY, JULY 5 MISCELLANEOUS DISTURBANCE -- At 1:18 a.m., three callers reported a large party, fireworks and possible gunshots in the 2300 block of Camelback Place. THEFT -- A wallet was reported stolen from a vehicle on Taylor Boulevard at 6:28 p.m. ARSON -- At 6:54 p.m., a caller from a business in the 500 block of Contra Costa Boulevard reported that someone started a fire in a Dumpster. AUTO THEFT -- At 7:15 p.m., a motorcycle was reported stolen from a parking garage in the 100 block of Crescent Drive. THEFT -- At 9:30 p.m., a 44-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of petty theft after a caller reported the man was looking into vehicles at Scottsdale Road and Suntree Lane. MISCELLANEOUS DISTURBANCE -- At 11:14 p.m., a caller reported that someone threw fireworks at a residence near Patterson Boulevard and Hawthorne Drive.
SATURDAY, JULY 6 THEFT -- A license plate was reported stolen from a vehicle in the 100 block of Crescent Plaza at 1:06 p.m.
SUNDAY, JULY 7 ROBBERY -- At 1:43 p.m., a caller from a business in the 500 block of Contra Costa Boulevard reported that an employee broke a window and stole keys and cash. MALICIOUS MISCHIEF -- At 4:18 p.m., a caller reported that a vehicle in the 500 block of Maureen Lane was keyed on both sides and the hood. CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE -- At 6:12 p.m., a 36-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance after it was reported that she was breaking into a car in the 500 block of Contra Costa Boulevard. SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCE -- At 8:42 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Price Lane reported that his dog had been shot with a pellet gun.
MONDAY, JULY 8 BURGLARY AUTO -- A vehicle in the 700 block of Ellinwood Way was reported burglarized at 3:15 a.m. BURGLARY AUTO/RESIDENCE -- At 9:02 a.m., a caller from the 1700 block of Ruth Drive reported that someone stole a garage door opener from a vehicle and then stole items from the garage. THEFT -- A license plate was reported stolen from a vehicle in the first block of Jib Court at 9:40 a.m. THEFT -- An iPhone was reported stolen at 1:31 p.m. at a business in the 1400 block of Contra Costa Boulevard. MALICIOUS MISCHIEF -- A window of a vehicle in the 500 block of Contra Costa Boulevard was reported smashed at 7:25 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS DISTURBANCE -- At 10:12 p.m., two callers reported a loud bang near a school in the 2000 block of Oak Park Boulevard. BURGLARY RESIDENCE -- A residence in the 3000 block of Shetland Drive was reported burglarized at 11:45 p.m.
TUESDAY, JULY 9 MALICIOUS MISCHIEF -- The front window of a business in the 1900 block of Contra Costa Boulevard was reported smashed at 6:15 a.m. THEFT -- Theft from an unlocked vehicle in the 100 block of Beth Drive was reported at 9:15 a.m. THEFT -- At 2:03 p.m., a caller reported that three teenagers stole a computer at a business in the 1900 block of Contra Costa Boulevard.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 10 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCE -- At 10:48 p.m., a caller reported loud noises and fireworks and two individuals carrying a paintball gun in the 300 block of Skyview Drive.