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Crime Watch

September 13
Deputies got a call from a resident in the 900 block of Lawndale Road reporting that a strange man had walked up to his girlfriend over the weekend and asked her weird questions. Then a letter arrived in the mail talking about the girlfriend in an inappropriate manner, and also enclosing a picture of the girlfriend.

September 13
A Jack London Lodge employee got a phone call from a male that said there was going to be a bomb on the premises. A deputy drove out to check the area, and employees told him they thought it was a hoax and not a credible threat.

September 16
Renters staying in a home in the 200 block of Hoff Road called at 1:45 a.m. because the garage door had just opened up. The house was a s separate building then the garage. A male's voice was also heard. A deputy drove out, did not find anything suspicious, and secured the area.

September 16
A resident in the 1200 block of Hill Road called to report an ongoing dispute with a neighbor. Recently, the resident had been walking with her young son when the neighbor walked out, took a picture and said "gotcha". The resident said she would like to file a restraining order against the neighbor. Deputies were unsuccessful in attmpts to contact the neighbor.

September 16
A suspicious vehicle was reported at 9:45 p.m. in the 200 block of Trinity Road. The caller said a Ford Ranger with a camper shell had been parked there for a few hours in front of a vacant house. A deputy went out and everything seemed fine.

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Grand plan for regional parks hinges on bridging funding gap

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SVCAC gives nod to new vacation rental exclusion zone

It’s not the most likely site for this kind of neighborhood kerfuffle – a small, gated community of 10-acre luxury home sites on the east side of Sonoma Mountain, but 15 out of 32 property owners have asked the county to exclude future vacation rental permits in the area. After listening to arguments pro and con for t more...


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