Canyon Country (East) Crime & Public Safety Report: Week of Jan. 23-29, 2017
Aggravated Assault- 27300 block of Sumac Court
During an argument, one neighbor pointed a handgun at another neighbor. After the police arrived, the suspect was arrested.
Residential Burglary- 27200 Rose Mallow Lane
Person(s) unknown entered the victim’s residence and stole jewelry and electronics.
Residential Burglary- 27900 block of Tyler Lane
Person(s) unknown entered the victim’s unlocked garage and stole a cell phone and electronic cigarette.
Arson- Oak Canyon Road / Soledad Canyon Road
It was determined by the Los Angeles County Fire Department that a vehicle near the above intersection was set ablaze intentionally. The incident is still under investigation.
Commercial Burglary- 16600 block of Soledad Canyon Road
Person(s) unknown shattered the front window to a business near the above location and stole the cash register which contained approximately $1000.00 in cash.
Aggravated Assault- 28300 block of Sand Canyon Road
One suspect was arrested for lunging at the victim with a screwdriver during an argument.
Vehicle Burglary- Jakes Way /Daniel Drive
Approximately 15 vehicles parked near the above location were broken into. All vehicles had property taken from within. These incidents are currently under investigation.
IF YOU WITNESS A CRIME
If you see or suspect a crime is being committed, pay particular attention to the features of the offender(s) and any vehicles involved. Try to be prepared to provide at least the following about the offenders:
When reporting a crime by telephone, remain on the phone until the dispatcher is fully briefed with all the information necessary to dispatch the appropriate response personnel to the scene.
Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency for its annual comprehensive financial report for FY 2020/21.
The California Highway Patrol will continue to provide free classes to assist and educate drivers age 65 and older, as well as promote safe travel for all, with the Keeping Everyone Safe grant funded by the Office of Traffic Safety.
The Utom Conservation Fund, a group of cultural and environmental organizations, has awarded $60,000 in scholarships and fellowships to students dedicated to the conservation of the Santa Clara River, also known as Utom.
Nearly a quarter of a million dollars will be available to graduating seniors in the William S. Hart District this year from the Santa Clarita Valley Scholarship Foundation and applications are available this Thursday, Dec. 1 from their website, www.scvsf.org.
The California Department of Transportation has announced overnight closures of northbound Interstate 5
between State Route 14 and Calgrove Tuesday, Nov. 29 and Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 10 p.m - 4 a.m.
Consultants working on a new museum in the SCV Historical Society’s Pardee House are looking for the community’s opinion as they develop new exhibits and they want to reach out to as many people as possible with a brief survey.
Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, whose Fifth District includes the Santa Clarita Valley, issued the following statement Monday, reacting to California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara’s newly announced one-year moratorium on insurance non-renewals and cancellations for property owners within the recent Route Fire’s perimeter: