Blotter, Feb. 10, 2010
Citizens academy to begin
Applications are due March 4 for Grand Junction’s spring 2010 citizens public safety academy.
People who enroll will learn about police and fire department operations, emergency medical services, technical and specialty rescue, hazardous materials procedures, 911 call-center operations, criminal investigations, firearms training, special response and special assignment units, narcotics enforcement and crime scene investigations.
Classes will take place from March 11 through June 12. Class size is limited. Call Mike Page at 244-1413 or Terri Gird at 244-3560 for information.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
Police took a report Sunday that seven musical instruments were taken from Orchard Mesa Middle School in March 2009. There are no suspects at this time.
A thief smashed through a gate at a fenced area at 2360 G Road on Monday and stole a Ford F-150 pickup. The pickup has not been found, and there are no suspects at this time.
A Halliburton employee told officers Monday that a thief stole a laptop computer from the business. The computer’s value is estimated at $1,000.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
A woman told deputies Monday that someone drilled a hole in her water tank, causing $500 worth of damage at a home in the 1900 block of Three Eagles Way in Loma.