Local Crime, Bad Boys and Girls

| Police Blotter | July 14, 2017

In the Neighborhood


Petty theft was reported on the 27900 block of Kelly Johnson Pkwy on June 25 at 3:55 p.m. On July 6 at 8:05 p.m. arson was alleged at the intersection of Copperhill and Decoro Drive.


Grand theft of an automobile/passenger van was reported on July 6 at 2:07 p.m. between Auto Center Drive and Magic Mountain Pkwy. A vehicle burglary occurred on July 9 at 2:45 a.m. between Del Monte Drive and Parkview Drive.

On July 10 at 4:00 p.m. there was an alleged vehicle grand theft of a motorcycle reported from the 24200 block of Valencia Blvd.


Canyon Country

On July 10 at 2:18 a.m. a burglary was called in from the 19000 block of Soledad Canyon Road.

On July 11 at 4:00 a.m. grand theft from an unlocked auto was alleged on the 19000 block of Nearbrook Street. Later that day, petty theft from an auto was reported on the 18500 block of Soledad Canyon Road at 11:15 a.m.


Robbery with a weapon was reported on July 9 at 9:50 p.m. from the 25000 block of Ave Rotella.

Grand theft vehicle was alleged between the blocks of 6th Street and Pine Street on July 10 at 9:00 p.m. An hour and a half later, a vehicle burglary was called in from the 23400 block of Ave Rotella at 10:30 p.m.

Stevenson Ranch

On July 1 at 5:25 a.m. a burglary was alleged on the 25700 block of The Old Road. On July 8 at 1:59 p.m. on the 25600 block of Pico Canyon Road a vehicle burglary of an auto/passenger van was reported.


Petty theft from a private residence, boat, plane, yard was reported on July 7 at 1:48 p.m. from the 28000 block of Hasley Canyon Road. Arson was alleged between Del Valle Street and Hasley Canyon Road on July 9 at 12:19 a.m.

 Santa Clarita

There was an alleged petty theft on July 4 at 4:52 p.m. on the 26400 block of Carl Boyer Drive. And on July 9 at 12:30 a.m. a burglary was called in from the 22100 block of Soledad Canyon Road.

Bad Boys and Girls

A 21-year-old laborer from Newhall was charged with attempted murder. Both a 19-year-old man from Pacific Palisades and a 20-year-old man from Val Verde were arrested for recklessness causing fire of a structure, forest, land.

Four people were arrested for corporal injury on a spouse/cohabitant/etc.: a 40-year-old unemployed woman from Saugus, a 45-year-old woman from Lancaster who works in customer service, a 26-year-old janitor from Canyon Country, and a 38-year-old pool cleaner from Lancaster.

A 39-year-old exotic dancer from Canyon Country was charged with battery on a non-cohabitating former spouse.  And an 18-year-old maintenance worker and a 22-year-old welder, both from Canyon Country, were charged with robbery.

Two construction workers were arrested for defacing property: an 18-year-old man from Lake Hughes and a 20-year-old man from Canyon Country.

DUIs with prior arrests included:

51-year-old homemaker from Valencia

20-year-old server from Canyon Country

30-year-old office manager from Agua Dulce

45-year-old business owner from Green Valley

61-year-old bus driver from Canyon Country

71-year-old retiree from Santa Clarita

28-year-old installer from Canyon Country

29-year-old cook from Sunland

36-year-old construction worker from Saugus

25-year-old relationship manager from Canyon Country

45-year-old engineer from Canyon Country

35-year-old floor polisher from Moorpark


Charges of possession of a controlled substance went to:

33-year-old mechanic from Bakersfield

36-year-old salesperson from Newhall

33-year-old unemployed man from Newhall

24-year-old college student from North Hollywood


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