Crime log: Police recover stolen vehicles, REC center burglarized

March 20 – 23
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Information gathered from local police reports. All accused are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law.

March 20

Between 5:30 p.m. on March 19 and 12:10 p.m. on March 20, someone burglarized the North Roseville REC center, taking surveillance cameras, stereo equipment, computer monitors and frozen food.

Between 7 and 9 p.m., someone pried off a piece of plywood covering a dog door that led into a garage in the 1700 block of Chilton Drive. The burglar then entered the garage through the dog door and took some power tools.

March 21

Between 7:45 a.m. and noon, someone scratched a rude word into the paint of a car parked in a driveway in the 1500 block of Cardinal Way.

March 22

At about 5 p.m., officers went to a house in the 100 block of Duncan Way, looking for someone who had an outstanding Sacramento County arrest warrant. As officers arrived, someone else (as it turned out, not the subject of the warrant) jumped over the back fence. Several Roseville, Placer County and Citrus Heights officers responded to assist, and conducted a probation search on the house. Information about the incident is being forwarded to the court and the county probation department.

March 23

Between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., someone smashed the window of an SUV parked in a fitness center parking lot in the 2500 block of Eureka Road and took a briefcase that had been left on the front passenger seat.

West Park, metal theft:  Between 10 p.m. March 20 and 5 a.m. March 21, someone stole copper line from a home under construction on Lixton Court.