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2023 Citrus Heights Police Log Spotlight: April 7-13

Phillip Pesola contributed to this report–
Latest incident logs released by Citrus Heights police include a report of a homeless camp on Van Maren Lane, code enforcement followup at the vacated Bischoff’s Medical Supply building, a 9-1-1 hangup call at Grand Oaks Elementary, and a traffic stop at Sylvan Corners that led to a narcotics arrest.

A Sentinel review of incident logs posted by police show a total of 1,328 incidents listed from April 7-13, 2023. Categories of note include:

  • Animal control: 73
  • 911 hangups: 69
  • Code enforcement: 49
  • Traffic accidents: 31
  • Vehicle violations: 183
  • Theft: 47
  • Homeless-related: 19
  • Vandalism: 7
  • Violent/threats: 32
  • Disturbance: 118
  • Suspicious circumstances: 169

Arrests by date. Most popular arrest day this period: Tuesday. Most popular arrest day during prior week: Wednesday.

  • April 13: 1 arrest
  • April 12: 4 arrests
  • April 11: 7 arrests
  • April 10: 2 arrests
  • April 9: 3 arrests
  • April 8: 3 arrests
  • April 7: 5 arrests

Full logs can be viewed on the Police Department’s website at:

Citrus Heights police resumed publishing of daily incident logs in March 2023. The department notes that its logs “are not intended as a full and complete list of all police activity,” with some information not displayed for legal reasons.

The department further notes on its website that: “All arrested suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. Additionally, the original crimes, nature of offenses, and charges may be amended or dismissed as further information is made available.”

*Editor’s note: The category of “violent/threats” includes all incidents listed as either: assault, brandishing a weapon, criminal threats report, domestic violence and shots into dwelling/vehicle.

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