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2023 Citrus Heights Police Log Spotlight: May 19-25

Latest logs released by Citrus Heights Police include officers being dispatched to a verbal disturbance at Chuze Fitness, petty theft reported at Sylvan Middle School, a report of indecent exposure at Woodside Creek Apartments, and a stolen vehicle arrest made after a subject stop outside California Burrito.

A Sentinel review of incident logs posted by police show a total of 1,390 incidents listed from May 19-25, 2023, down from 1,541 the week prior.

Categories of note with comparison numbers from the previous week are listed below:

  • Animal control: 39 (down from 48)
  • 911 hangups: 62 (down from 82)
  • Code enforcement: 59 (up from 43)
  • Traffic accidents: 28 (down from 32)
  • Vehicle violations: 260 (down from 338)
  • Theft: 43 (same as prior week)
  • Homeless-related: 20 (up from 17)
  • Vandalism: 3 (down from 9)
  • Violent/threats: 24 (down from 36)
  • Disturbance: 118 (up from 108)
  • Suspicious circumstances: 159 (down from 171)
  • All incidents: 1390 (down from 1541)

Arrests by date. Most active arrest day this period: Tues/Thurs. Most active arrest day during prior week: Mother’s Day.

  • May 25: 6 arrests
  • May 24: 4 arrests
  • May 23: 6 arrests
  • May 22: none listed
  • May 21: 1 arrest
  • May 20: 2 arrests
  • May 19: 2 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, such as arrests of minors. As such, police advise that summary totals based on public logs may differ from weekly incident and arrest totals posted by police on social media.

The department 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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