Union Democrat staff


The Sonora Police Department reported the following:


9:35 a.m., warrant arrest - An officer contacted then arrested someone in the Police Department parking lot who had a warrant for felony fraud.

10:08 a.m., disorderly conduct - Several calls came in regarding a woman lying in the middle of a parking lot screaming and then sitting in Sanguinetti Road. Officers found she was not under the influence of anything and gave her a ride.

10:41 a.m., theft - Someone reported an antique gold cravat pin was stolen one year ago from a home on South Barretta Street.

5:36 p.m., warrant arrest - Someone reported a woman lying on the ground by Linoberg Street. She was okay, police said, but arrested her for a local misdemeanor warrant.

11:22 p.m., fraud - Someone reported a strong odor of marijuana at a business on the 300 block of South Washington Street. A man was arrested on suspicion of fraud.


2:22 a.m., theft - A woman didn't pay for a taxi ride on Greenley Road.

The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


10:50 a.m., Columbia - A man kicked in a door, swore at another man and asked him to come out on Red Clay Road.

12:16 p.m., Sonora - Someone on Florence Way received a likely fraudulent call from a recorded voice claiming to be with the Internal Revenue Service.

4:15 p.m., Jamestown - A woman said someone brought a previously stolen ladder back to her property and broke an outdoor light bulb in a possible attempted break-in on Golden Dove Lane.

5:37 p.m., Jamestown - A stereo was stolen on Seventh Avenue.

7:25 p.m., Jamestown - A suspicious person was on a Highway 108 property.


12:18 a.m., Sonora area - Someone heard knocking on the side of a house and footsteps in the gravel on the property on Camino Del Parque.

12:27 a.m., Jamestown - A woman said a man in his 30s asked her if she would perform sexual favors for money, and when she said no he tried to pull her into a vehicle in front of a business on the 18100 block of Highway 108. She was able to pull her wrist away and the man didn't try anything more aggressive.

1:45 a.m., Jamestown - Several youths had a party at a vacant property on Fallen Leaf Drive. They were gone when officers arrived.

7:22 a.m., Sonora - A Jacobs Road man said he caught a dog that was attacking his sheep.


The Sheriff's Office reported the following:


11:28 a.m., San Andreas - A man was arrested on suspicion of violating a protective order and having drug paraphernalia on Russell Road.

11:49 a.m., Angels Camp - In a 911 misdial, the dispatcher overheard children discussing how best to pick their noses.

1:48 p.m., Angels Camp - Battery was reported at Highway 49 and Red Hill Road.

1:53 p.m., Angels Camp - Reggae in the Hills staff and Calaveras County Fairgrounds staff threatened each other on Frogtown Road.

3:24 p.m., Valley Springs - A shotgun and fishing pole were stolen sometime in the last year from a storage unit on Highway 26.

10:36 p.m., Jenny Lind - One chicken was stolen on Cabernet Street.


Cited on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs:


7:35 p.m., Angels Camp - Staci Rene Prado, 48, of Brentwood, was booked after an arrest at Main Street and Highway 4.