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THE SAFETY ZONE

Action Log

July 26, 1999

Excerpts of crime and emergency reports from the cities and other communities in Orange County. Some agencies update their logs less frequently than others.

ANAHEIM

* Santa Ana Freeway at Harbor Boulevard: Police were investigating a solo car crash in which a motorist hit the center divider at 9:08 a.m. Sunday.

BREA

* Imperial Highway: A petty theft was reported in the 400 block at 9:27 a.m. Thursday.

* Brea Mall: A grand theft was reported at 2:17 p.m. Thursday and a battery was reported at 5:03 p.m. Thursday.

BUENA PARK

* San Antonio Avenue: A man reported his cell phone missing, claiming that it was either lost or stolen in the 8600 block at 11:48 a.m. Wednesday.

* Stanton Avenue: A resident called to report that someone's air conditioner was preventing him from sleeping in the 6200 block at 1:55 p.m. Wednesday.

COSTA MESA

* Adams Avenue: Report of a robbery at a video store in the 1500 block at 10:50 a.m Friday.

DANA POINT

* Park Lantern: A robbery alarm in the 25000 block was triggered at 11:08 a.m. Thursday.

FOUNTAIN VALLEY

* Echo River Court: Someone used a hammer to break a kitchen window in the 10400 block and stole prescription medication from a box in the residence at 3:50 p.m. Wednesday.

HUNTINGTON BEACH

* Kapaa Drive: A child was injured when a German shepherd dog bit him in the leg in the 9100 block at 12:50 p.m. Sunday. Paramedics responded and treated the child, who suffered cuts to his leg.

* Operetta Drive: A resident accused a former roommate of stealing furniture from a residence in the 4600 block at 10:07 a.m. Tuesday.

IRVINE

* Portola Parkway at Agua Chinon Canyon Road: Report of a traffic crash at 10:42 a.m. Sunday.

* Irvine Center Drive: The passenger side door of an Oldsmobile was pried open and a purse and sunglasses were reported stolen near Wild Rivers in the 8700 block at 6:55 p.m. Thursday.

* Irvine Center Drive: The passenger window of a '90 Ford van was pried open and a purse was reported stolen near Wild Rivers in the 8700 block at 7:57 p.m. Thursday.

LAGUNA HILLS

* Caminito Arroyo Seco: Two reports of gunshots were taken at 8:27 p.m. Thursday.

LAGUNA NIGUEL

* Armijo Avenue: Report of shots heard near the 27000 block at 8:09 a.m. Thursday.

* Ramada Court: Gunshots were heard in the 24000 block at 10:20 p.m. Thursday.

LAKE FOREST

* Bake Parkway at Northpointe Street: A driver reported that he had collided with another car and thought the second driver might be drunk at 7:55 p.m. Tuesday. After deputies' investigation, the driver of the second vehicle was arrested for driving under the influence.

LOS ALAMITOS

* Green Avenue: A purse, along with its contents valued at $1,200, was reported stolen from a woman's vehicle in the 4300 block at 11:54 p.m. Tuesday.

MISSION VIEJO

* Verdura Circle: A fireworks violation was reported in the 26000 block at 12:12 p.m. Thursday.

PLACENTIA

* Bluebell Avenue: A robbery was reported in the 300 block at 5:19 a.m. Thursday.

* South Placentia Avenue: A $1,150 digital camera was reported stolen from the 700 block at 10:43 a.m. Thursday.

SAN CLEMENTE

* Calle Pintoresco: A robbery alarm in the 200 block was triggered at 7:55 a.m. Thursday.

* Avenida Presidio: A robbery alarm in the 100 block was triggered at 8:31 a.m. Thursday.

* Avenida Acapulco: A robbery alarm in the 600 block was triggered at 8:51 a.m. Thursday.

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO

* Via Montoya: A robbery alarm in the 27000 block was triggered at 7:54 p.m. Thursday.

* Monarch Drive: Report of shots heard in the 29000 block at 23:12 p.m. Wednesday.

SANTA ANA

* North Bush Street: Fire crews responded to a report that an elevator was stuck in the 1600 block at 12:46 p.m. Sunday.

* Main at 17th streets: Paramedics responded to a call of a person having an allergic reaction at a restaurant at 1:08 p.m. Sunday.

* South Broadway: Police and paramedics responded to a call of two female roommates fighting on the front lawn of their residence in the 500 block at 1:02 p.m. Sunday. One woman was pregnant.

WESTMINSTER

* 1st Street: A motorist was injured when she crashed her car into an apartment complex wall in the 7600 block at 12:58 p.m. Sunday. Paramedics transported the woman to the hospital. Fire crews responded and shut off gas lines as a precaution.

* Camphor Avenue: A man was arrested on an outstanding warrant in the 5800 block at 11:33 a.m. Thursday.

* Westminster Mall: A man was arrested on suspicion of burglary near the 400 block at 7:16 p.m. Thursday.

YORBA LINDA

* Ironstone Drive: A petty theft was reported in the 26000 block at 10:33 a.m. Thursday.

* Lemon Drive: Vandalism was reported in the 18000 block at 3:27 p.m. Thursday.

OTHER COMMUNITIES

ALISO VIEJO

* Capobella: Report of two people arguing in the 4000 block at 7:55 a.m. Wednesday.

* Moulton Parkway at Laguna Hills Drive: Two reports of a traffic hazard were taken at 2:32 p.m. Thursday.

FOOTHILL RANCH

* Shaumont: A man was arrested on a $10,000 vehicle code warrant and taken to jail at 7:20 p.m. Tuesday.

MIDWAY CITY

* Van Buren Street: Report of shots heard on the 15000 block at 7:07 p.m. Thursday.

Authorities from the following cities did not release incident reports over the weekend: Cypress, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Laguna Beach, Laguna Woods, La Habra, Lake Forest, Newport Beach, Orange, Seal Beach, Stanton, Tustin and Villa Park.

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