These are highlights from the Ridgecrest Police Department police logs, which summarize calls the RPD received. These logs do not reflect the final outcome of the incident or confirmed information. Therefore, the Daily Independent withholds names from the logs.

Friday, April 28, 2017

00:28 UNWANTED SUBJECT Occurred at hospital on N China Lake Blvd. Patient refused to leave after being medically cleared. He's now sitting in the parking lot, with no pants. Necessary action taken.

01:56 MENTAL HEALTH EVALUATION Occurred at shop on E Ridgecrest Blvd. Person states she is suicidal. Transported to KMC, Bakersfield. Report taken.

07:30 CONTACT CITIZEN Occurred on W California Ave. Person requesting an officer. Has concerns about her daughter living with her adoptive family. Information provided.

09:59 WARRANT ARREST Officer initiated activity at store on W Drummond Ave. Arrest made for drug possession.

10:55 VANDALISM REPORT Occurred on N Norma St. Person states sometime last night someone slashed his tire. Information provided.

11:53 AREA CHECK Occurred on W Church Ave. Person states 3-year-old boy in middle of the street. Unable to locate.

14:36 UNWANTED SUBJECT Occurred at store on N China Lake Blvd. Person states unwanted subject in store and will not leave. Civil problem.

15:27 PEDESTRIAN CHECK Officer initiated activity at S Thomas St. Arrest made for drug and paraphernalia possession. 

16:02 RUNAWAY/OUT OF CONTROL JUVENILE Occurred at store on N China Lake Blvd. Person states her daughter did not go to school today, and believes girl's father may have taken her. Report taken.

16:12 BURGLARY - RESIDENTIAL - REPORT Occurred on N Sanders St. Person states residence has been broken into. Log note only. 

16:50 ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON Occurred on N China Lake Blvd. Person states they're talking to someone who said she was stabbed at the dog park. Report taken.

17:27 HAZARDOUS CONDITION Occurred at mini mart on N China Lake Blvd. Person states there is a freezer behind the building an the lid is open about 6 inches. Person is concerned a child could find their way into the freezer. Scene checks ok.

19:55 BATTERY SPOUSE/COHABITANT Occurred on N Oasis Dr. Welfare check on person's daughter. Female arrested on battery charges. 

Saturday, April 29, 2017

01:29 DISTURBANCE FIGHT Occurred on W Inyokern Rd. Report that 3 males assaulted an older male, then fled east on Inyokern Rd. One arrested for being drunk in public. Cited and released to responsible party.

10:38 GRAFFITI Officer initiated activity at business on E Ridgecrest Blvd. Graffiti cleanup. 

10:48 DISTURBANCE - VERBAL Officer initiated activity on N Norma St. Report of couple in alley causing verbal disturbance. Previously dating couple arguing over relationship ending. Domestic violence documentation taken.

15:00 DRUNK IN PUBLIC Occurred at restaurant on N China Lake Blvd. Person states male subject assaulted another subject. Male arrested for drunk in public.

15:05 VERBAL THREATS Occurred at restaurant on N China Lake Blvd. Person states male threatened to beat  her up. Necessary action taken.

17:11 ACO CALL Person states dog charged at grandson. Warning issued. 

17:13 THEFT Occurred on S Silver Ridge St. Person states his propane tank and batteries were taken off his trailer. Log note only.

20:02 DISTURBANCE FIGHT Occurred on W Haloid Ave. Report of two males fighting in the  yard. No weapons observed. One arrested, somehow, on driving with a suspended license.  

20:49 RECKLESS VEHICLE Occurred on N Mahan St./W Ward Ave. Report of high speed small truck, passenger yelling at pedestrians. Unable to locate.

21:55 TERRORIST THREATS Occurred at hotel on S China Lake Blvd. Person states there's a male sitting in the stairwell who is not a guests of the hotel. Person says subject threatened person's life and displayed a handgun. Report taken.

22:43 WARRANT ARREST Officer initiated activity on S Silver Ridge St. One arrested for battery and corporal injury. Cited and released at scene.

22:58 WARRANT ARREST Officer initiated activity on E French Ave. One arrested for exhibition of speed. Cited and released at scene.


On Friday, at approximately 6:33 p.m., a call was placed to the RPD from a person stating that there's an unknown female sleeping in their vehicle, and the person believes the female stole something from the vehicle. Officers issued a warning to the female, assumably after they awoke her.