Sierra Madre Police Blotter, 11/27/11 to 12/3/11

Sierra Madre Police Dept. logoPosted 12/5/11 – During the week of Sunday, November 27th, to Saturday December 3rd, the Sierra Madre Police Department responded to approximately 399 calls for service. See for updated information. 

Sunday, November 27th:

2:03 AM – DUI Alcohol/Drugs, Foothill Blvd and Woodacre Ln.  An officer stopped a 27-year old Monterey Park motorist for a Vehicle Code violation.  Further investigation revealed that the driver was under the influence of alcohol.  The driver was arrested and transported to Pasadena Police Department for booking.            

Monday, November 28th:

1:56 PM- Grand Theft Exceeding $950, 100 blk. W. Highland Ave.  This case involved an unknown suspect that stole an iPhone and a tan color wallet containing $50.00 and a driver license from a ladies’ purse.

Wednesday, November 30th:

12:55 AM- Unlawful Display of Evidence of Registration, 100 blk. W. Foothill Blvd. An officer stopped a 47-year old Monrovia motorist for a Vehicle Code violation.  Further investigation revealed that the driver had false registration tabs on the vehicle.  The driver was cited and released at the scene.       

1:04 PM- Grand Theft Exceeding $950, 600 blk. Chaparral Rd.  This case involved an unknown suspect(s) that stole a set of Dewalt power circular saw and drill and an antique brass coffee table with a brown marble top that were covered by a blanket in the driveway.  Unknown suspect(s) left in an unknown direction.

6:50 PM- Residential Burglary, 600 blk. W. Highland Ave.  Unknown suspect(s) forcibly entered the residence through the front door.  The loss included a Nikon camera with two VR lenses, a camera lens kit, a flash memory card and $100.00 Canadian money. The loss was valued at $1,250.00.

8:45 PM- Suspicious Circumstances, 300 blk. Toyon Rd.  This case involves a resident capturing on video a stocky black man in his 20’s-30’s, 5’10 to 6’1, walking up his driveway and knocking on the front door.  After no one answered the door, the man went to the garage windows and looked inside.  The man then went to the side of the house, but turned around and left when he saw a surveillance camera mounted overhead.   The man may have left in a late model maroon Dodge van.   

Thursday, December 1st:

7:38 PM- Reckless Driving, Westbound 210 Freeway between Buena Vista and Baldwin Ave.  An officer stopped a 31-year old Pasadena motorist for reckless driving on the 210 freeway.  The officer arrested the driver and released him on a citation.      

Saturday, December 3rd:

9:00 PM- Possession of Marijuana 1oz or Less, 2000 blk. Liliano Dr.  This case involves a 20-year old female being in possession of 1oz. or less of marijuana.  The suspect was cited and released in the field.