Crime Blotter: Newhall, Zone 6: June 26, 2017 – July 2, 2017

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Here is the Newhall Crime and Public Safety Information Report for the week of June 26, 2017 through July 2, 2017: 06/20/17 Vehicle Burglary- Railroad Avenue / 15th Street Person(s) unknown shattered the vehicle’s windows and stole numerous tools from the interior of the vehicle. Several tools were also stolen from the bed of the truck, although secured with a chain and lock. 06/24/17 Residential Burglary- 24800 block Railroad Avenue Between the dates of 06/24/17- 06/27/17, person(s) unknown entered the victim’s unlocked residence and stole items. 06/26/17 Grand Theft- 22700 block 8th Street Person(s) unknown stole the victim’s 2017 Honda Accord which was left unoccupied with the engine running and keys in the ignition. 06/27/17 Petty Theft – 25000 block Hawkbryn Avenue Person(s) unknown entered the victim’s unlocked vehicle and stole a pressure washer. Robbery – 23400 block Lyons Avenue Person unknown entered the location and passed a note indicating he had a gun. The suspect left the location on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. This incident is currently being investigated by The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and Major Crimes Bureau. Petty Theft – 23700 block Carl Court Person(s) unknown stole two batteries from unlocked battery compartments of the victim’s trailer (toy hauler). 06/28/17 Attempt Residential Burglary -24300 block Peppermint Lane Suspect was arrested by responding deputies. 06/29/17 Vehicle Burglary – 23600 block Newhall Avenue Person(s) unknown shattered the victim’s driver side window and rummaged through the vehicle. Nothing appeared to have been stolen. 07/02/17 Commercial Burglary- 25000 block Peachland Avenue Person(s) unknown forced entry into the businesses and stole an unknown amount of prescription medications. It can take seconds for a thief to steal something from your car, so never leave valuables inside. Most vehicle crime is preventable. Don’t make your car a target for thieves byinside. Most vehicle crime is preventable. Don’t make your car a target for thieves by leaving such sought after items such as purses, wallets, lap top computers and cell phones in plain view. Always check you have closed all your windows and locked the doors before leaving your car unattended. While there’s no surefire way to totally prevent your car from being broken into keeping these tips in mind can make your car less of a target. Thank you, Deputy Betsy Shackelford, Newhall (Zone 6) Leader Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station Crime Prevention Unit Phone: (661) 255-1121 Ext. 4283 E-mail: FW by: Shirley Miller, Public Information Officer Twitter @SCVSheriff SCV Station Homepage – Facebook – Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station polices the City of Santa Clarita and the unincorporated communities and a portion of the Angeles National Forest, as well as Bouquet Canyon, Canyon Country, Castaic, Gorman, Hasley Canyon, Newhall, Neenach, Sand Canyon, Santa Clarita, Saugus, Six Flags Magic Mountain, Sleepy Valley, Southern Oaks, Stevenson Ranch, Sunset Point, Tesoro del Valle, Valencia, Val Verde, West Hills and West Ranch. Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Hall of Justice – First floor 211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012 213-229-1700 Website LASD HQ: Recruitment LASD: Follow LASD HQ via Text and Email:—los-angeles-county-sheriffs-dept-information-bureau-sib/ Twitter: @LASDHQ Twitter: @LASDtalk Twitter: @LASDvideos Twitter: @LASDespanol Facebook LASD HQ Instagram LASD Photos: Pinterest LASD Photos : YouTube LASD Videos: SNAP LA County: Specific Needs Disaster Voluntary Registry Alert LA County: Telephone emergency mass notification system Text & Email, Register for LASD Nixle messages: To receive more detailed, up-to-date information via E-MAIL and/or TEXT directly from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD), sign up for “Nixle” alerts at and register for “LASD – Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Dept Information Bureau (SIB)” AND your local LASD station area. Or, to receive URGENT TEXT ALERTS ONLY, text your zip code to 888777. Standard text messaging rates may apply depending on your calling plan. Address/Location LASD – Santa Clarita Valley Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff 23740 Magic Mountain Parkway Santa Clarita, CA 91355 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 661-255-1121