Activity Log

We will periodically update this Activity Log page with brief details of any significant calls or unusual activity that our department is involved in. This log is not a comprehensive list of all Police activities

.

 

Recent Activity

July 20, at 4:39 a.m.
(Burglary) unknown suspect smashed out the glass front door and entered business located in the 2200 block E. Cooley Drive. Taken was a computer.
July 19, at 7:34 p.m.
(Robbery), Black male adult entered store located in the 1000 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue, brandished a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect fled with cell phones and cash.
July 19, at 12:38 p.m.
(Child Neglect) Officer responded to the 900 block of E. Olive Place in reference a Code Enforcement related investigation. During the investigation it was discovered that the living conditions were a detriment to the children in the home. The suspect subsequently became uncooperative with the Officer and refused to follow commands. The suspect was subdued and arrested for PC 273 (Child Neglect) and booked into County Jail. The children were released to the custody of Child Protective Services.
July 18, at 9:33 p.m.
(Assault with a Deadly Weapon), victim sustained two non-life threatening stab wounds in the 500 block of N. Pennsylvania Avenue. Officers attempted to interview the victim. However, the victim was uncooperative and would not provide any information to Officers.
July 18, at 6:01 p.m.
(Hit and Run) Officers responded to Mt. Vernon Avenue and “M” Street in reference to a vehicle that collided into a guard rail and occupants fleeing on foot. During the investigation, the vehicle was found to have been involved in a hit and run accident on the I-10 Freeway near Mt. Vernon Avenue, moments prior to the collision in Colton. Witnesses observed the occupants flee into the Santa Ana River bed where they were subsequently located by Officers. Both suspects were arrested and booked into the San Bernardino County Jail.
July 18, at 4:00 p.m.
(Felony Vandalism, Arson, Resisting an Officer) Officers responded to ARMC (400 N. Pepper Avenue) in reference to a subject who had barricaded himself in the restroom and was destroying it with an unknown object. Officers made entry into the restroom to take the subject into custody, during which the subject became combative with Officers and had to be subdued in order to take him into custody. It was later determined that the suspect attempted to start a fire inside the restroom. He was arrested and absentee booked into the San Bernardino County Jail for PC 69 (Resist Officer), PC 451 (Arson), and PC 594 (Felony Vandalism).
July 17, at 6:00 a.m.
(Burglary, Felony Vandalism) the suspect was seen by an RP inside the lot of business located in the 1500 block of N. Mt. Vernon Avenue. The suspect vandalized and broke the windows to vehicles. Officers arrived on scene and took the suspect into custody. The suspect was arrested for PC 459 (Burglary) and PC 594 (Felony Vandalism).
July 17, at 2:36 a.m.
(DUI) twenty-one year old female was driving in the area of 3rd Street and “F” Street at a high rate of speed when she collided with 5 parked vehicles, causing 3 of the vehicles to be totaled and 2 with major damage. Suspect did not sustain any injuries and was arrested for CVC 23152 (a) (Driving under the Influence of Alcohol.)
July 16, at 12:37 a.m.
Officers responded to the 1700 block of N. Rialto Avenue in reference to a subject causing a disturbance with family members. The subject was found to be unstable and transported to ARMC Behavioral Health for a 72-hour evaluation. Three handguns belonging to the subject were taken for safekeeping.
July 14, at 10:47 p.m.
(Dead Body), Officers responded to the dirt field south of San Bernardino Avenue and Eucalyptus Avenue in reference to a possible dead body. Upon arrival, Officers located a body. Detectives along with San Bernardino County Coroner's office were notified and responded to the scene. The investigation is ongoing.
July 14, at 11:29 a.m.
(Resisting an Officer) Officers responded to a subject causing a disturbance in the 2100 block of N Rancho Avenue. Upon the Officer’s arrival, the subject attempted to flee and was apprehended. Subject was arrested for PC 148 (Resist Officer) and booked into County Jail.
July 13, at 10:58 p.m.
(Robbery), Officers responded to 1100 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue in reference a strong arm robbery that had just occurred. The victim stated that two Black male adults assaulted him and stole $500 from his person after withdrawing money from the ATM machine. An area check conducted with negative results. Report forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
July 13, at 5:49 p.m.
(GTA, Possession of a Stolen Vehicle) Officers responded to the parking lot in the 1300 block of RV Center Drive in reference to an occupied stolen vehicle. The two occupants were arrested for CVC 10851 (a) (Grand Theft Auto) and PC 496d (a) (Possession of Stolen Vehicle) and booked into County Jail.
July 12, at 7:30 p.m.
injury traffic collision occurred in the 600 block of W. Laurel Avenue. The vehicle was traveling westbound on Laurel Avenue when it struck a parked vehicle causing it to roll over. One of the two passengers’ in the vehicle suffered major injury to the arm. The other passenger, a baby, and the driver did not suffer any injuries. At this time, the traffic collision investigation is ongoing.
July 12, at 7:17 p.m.
victim’s vehicle was broken into while parked in the 2600 block of S. La Cadena Drive. Officer conducted follow-up and found that the victim’s credit card had been used to rent a room at a local hotel which led to Officer responding to hotel to attempt suspect contact. Two suspects were detained trying to flee. Both suspects were found in possession of victim’s property. Also located from one of the suspects was a set of keys belonging to a reported stolen vehicle out of Riverside. Both suspects were arrested and booked into County Jail for several charges.
July 12, at 3:16 a.m.
Officers responded to a burglary alarm call in the 1200 block of E. Washington Street. Upon arrival, a window was located which had been broken out and it appeared that entry had been made. The business was checked and cleared. A suspect was positively identified by a witness. The investigation is ongoing.
July 10, at 1:50 p.m.
(Robbery), two Black male adults entered a business located in the 800 block of N. Colton Avenue, threatened the store employees and then stole store merchandise. Officers developed leads and both suspects were positively identified in a photo line-up. The suspects were also positively identified in a second theft that occurred earlier in the day. Case will be forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
July 9, at 7:08 p.m.
(Dead Body), Officers responded to the area of Mt. Vernon Avenue and the bicycle trail in reference to a male hanging from the bridge over the bicycle trail. Upon arrival, a male was located hanging and appeared deceased. Colton Fire responded and pronounced the male deceased. The San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene and took possession of the body.
July 6, at 1:30 a.m.
Officers responded to the 900 block of N. Colton Avenue in reference to subjects driving by the victim’s residence brandishing a gun. The victim was able to give a description of the suspect vehicle. Upon Officers arriving in the area a vehicle matching the description occupied by three subjects was located and stopped. A loaded handgun was located in the vehicle. The suspects were arrested and booked into County Jail for PC 422(Threats). During the incident, one of the Officer’s was injured when one of the suspects would not comply with command orders.
July 5, at 9:26 p.m.
Officers responded to an unknown problem in the 1200 block of E. Washington Street. Upon arrival, Officers located a victim who advised that an unknown suspect struck him over the back of the head and his back with an unknown stick. Colton Fire responded and treated the victim for injuries sustained. The victim became uncooperative and advised that no prosecution was desired.
July 5, at 2:00 p.m.
Officer assigned to ARMC responded to the parking lot in reference to two children who were possibly left unattended in a vehicle. The Officer was able to locate the vehicle occupied by two children, ages 4 and 5, with the windows rolled down and the keys in the ignition. The external temperature at the time of the incident was 99 degrees. It was learned that the suspect had left the children in the vehicle to attend an appointment. The suspect was arrested for PC 273a(a) (Child Endangerment).
July 4, at 6:25 a.m.
(Attempted Murder), Officers responded to the area of R V Center Drive and Washington Street in reference to a subject being shot. Upon arrival at the scene, Officers located a victim with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Loma Linda University Medical Center for treatment. Detectives were notified and responded to the scene. Investigation is ongoing. See Press Release
July 3, at 9:28 a.m.
Officers responded to a burglary in progress in the 800 block of E. Valley Blvd. Upon arrival, Officers located a vehicle matching the description and conducted a traffic stop. A search of the vehicle was completed and some of the stolen property was located. Both the driver and the passenger were arrested and booked into West Valley Detention Center for PC 459 (Burglary).
June 29, at 8:10 p.m.
Officer responded to the 2100 block of Canyon Drive in reference to a subject who backed his vehicle into an electric transformer damaging it. City Electric was notified and responded. It was determined that the transformer was still live. The vehicle was left in place until electricity was shut off. A City Property Damage Form was completed and forwarded to Human Resources.
June 28, at 10:11 p.m.
(Arson), Officers that were at the station (650 N. La Cadena Drive) could smell something burning. When they opened the "old lobby" door that leads to the interview rooms, they noticed an envelope on the ground and on fire. The Colton Fire Department was notified and responded to the station. An area check was conducted with negative results. Case forwarded to Detective Division for further investigation.
June 28, at 9:59 p.m.
Officers initiated a traffic stop in the area of La Cadena Drive and 8th Street for vehicle code violations. The Officer determined that the driver was on probation for DUI and also displaying objective signs and symptoms of being intoxicated. The subject was arrested for CVC 23152 (Driving Under the Influence).
June 28, at 12:15 a.m.
Officers were dispatched to the area of La Cadena Drive and Rancho Avenue in reference to an injury traffic collision where a vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. Officers attempted to make contact with the driver who immediately got back into the driver's seat of the vehicle and attempted to flee. Officers were able to detain the subject. The subject was determined to be under the influence and arrested. He was subsequently transported to ARMC for treatment of his injuries caused by the collision.
June 26, at 8:19 p.m.
(Robbery), the victim and his girlfriend were walking in the area of San Bernardino Avenue and Indigo Avenue when they were approached by two Hispanic males. The subjects asked to use victim’s cell phone and when he refused, one of the subjects punched him and took his cell phone. The victim thought he saw the grip of a handgun when the suspect lifted up his shirt. Both suspects fled on foot and victim lost sight of them. An area check was conducted for suspects with negative results. Case will be forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
June 25, at 1:31 p.m.
Officers were dispatched to the area 900 block of E. Palm Drive in reference to a domestic battery. The suspect had fled on foot prior to police arrival. The suspect later confronted the victim at a nearby business. He was located and arrested by Officers. While at the station, he was placed into a holding cell. A short time later, the Officer went to take suspect out of the cell and discovered the suspect attempting suicide. Suspect did not have any injuries and was transported to ARMC Behavioral Health for a 72-hour psychological evaluation.
June 24, at 9:30 p.m.
Officers were dispatched to the 2800 block of S. La Cadena Drive in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival, the Officers were confronted with an enraged male subject that was armed with a knife. Officers established communication with the subject at which point he was disarmed and detained for a mental health evaluation. The subject was transported to ARMC Behavioral Health for a 72-hour evaluation.
June 24, at 9:21 p.m.
(Armed Robbery), four unknown Black male adults entered a business located in the 600 block of S. La Cadena Drive, brandished several firearms and held an employee against his will. While inside the business, suspects gained access to the cash register and took $5000.00. After taking the cash, suspects fled in a white older model van. The victim was unharmed. Case forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
June 24, at 5:35 p.m.
Officers responded to the 100 block of E. Valley Blvd., in reference to shots fired in the area. Upon arrival, Officers located a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to his stomach. The victim did not want to cooperate with the investigation. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment. It was later determined that the shooting happened at another location, possibly in the 300 block of E Valley Blvd. Report forwarded to the Detective Division.
June 22, at 10:22 a.m.
Officers responded to a single vehicle traffic collision involving a fire hydrant on La Cadena Drive and 8th Street. The fire hydrant was found to be sheared off. Colton Water Department responded to the location to turn off the water and retrieve the fire hydrant. City Property Form was completed and forwarded Human Resources.
June 21, at 11:54 a.m.
Colton City Electric Department notified Police of a possible theft of utilities in the 400 block of W. “K” Street. During the theft investigation, Detectives with assistance from Fontana Police and San Bernardino Co. Probation served a search warrant at the residence. While serving the search warrant, Detectives located an indoor marijuana grow operation. Approximately 300 marijuana plants were found hidden inside an unfinished portion of the residence. Two suspects were arrested and booked into San Bernardino County Jail. The investigation is ongoing. See Press Release
June 21, at 12:24 a.m.
vehicle was parked in the parking area of a business located in the 800 block of W. Valley Blvd. An unknown suspect started a fire in the rear seat of the vehicle. The vehicle sustained damage to the inside prior to the fire being put out. Colton Fire Department responded and will be completing an arson Investigation.
June 18, at 4:38 a.m.
(Strong Arm Robbery), victim was walking out of an establishment in the 2000 block of E. Washington Street towards her vehicle when she was assaulted by three unknown males. The suspects took the victim's purse and ran to a waiting tan colored SUV vehicle in the parking lot. Officers conducted an area check but were unable to locate it.
June 17, at 3:42 p.m.
Officer initiated a traffic stop near Mt. Vernon Ave and Valley Blvd. The vehicle had been reported stolen out of the City of Rialto. The driver was arrested for PC 496d(a) (Possession of Stolen Vehicle) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
June 17, at 11:46 p.m.
(Assault with a Deadly Weapon), ex-boyfriend arrived at a residence located in the 1800 block of N. Evelyn Circle and a confrontation with family members took place. The ex-boyfriend armed himself with a blunt object and struck two family members on the head. Both victims were transported to ARMC for treatment. Officers attempted to locate the suspect at his home in Bloomington but were unable to locate him.
June 16, at 11:10 p.m.
Officers responded to the 700 block of E. Washington Street to assist the Colton Fire Department with a subject who had possibly overdosed. Upon arrival, a subject was located unresponsive. The subject was pronounced deceased by Colton Fire Department. The San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office was notified and responded to scene for further investigation. Decedent was removed from scene by County Coroner’s Office.
June 15, at 11:30 a.m.
(Armed Robbery) Officers responded to the 1000 block of N. Mt. Vernon Avenue in reference to an armed robbery investigation. The victim advised the unknown suspect demanded and stole currency and his cellular telephone. The investigation is ongoing and forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
June 15, at 11:12 a.m.
Officers responded to an unknown problem in the 600 block of N. Colton Avenue. Upon arrival, Officers located one of the subject's involved who was holding a baton. The subject was contacted and arrested for PC 22210 (Possession of a Baton).
June 15, at 3:06 a.m.
Officers made contact with several subjects in the 1300 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue. One of the subjects provided a false name and date of birth to the Officer and was transported to the station for further identification. The subject was found to be on parole for Homicide and have an active no bail warrant. He was transported to West Valley Detention Center and was additionally charged with PC 148.9 (False Identification to an Officer).
June 13, at 6:30 p.m.
Officers responded to a major injury traffic collision in the 1000 block of N. La Cadena Drive. Upon arrival, it was found that the vehicle left the roadway and struck a 10 year old child. The child sustained major injuries and was transported to a nearby hospital. The vehicle came to rest inside of a residence causing major structural damage. At this time speed is believed to be a factor, other causes are also being investigated by the Colton Police Department MAIT team. At this time the investigation is still ongoing. See Press Release
June 11, at 3:55 a.m.
single vehicle struck a City water valve in the 1200 block of S. Mohave Drive causing damage. Streets Department and City Water Dept. were contacted and responded. City Property Damage report was completed and sent to Human Resources.
June 9, at 11:50 a.m.
Officer conducts a traffic stop on vehicle near Mt. Vernon Avenue and "M" Street. One occupant is found to be on parole. A subsequent search of the vehicle resulted in the recovery of a stolen handgun. The occupants were arrested for PC 29800 A1 (Felon in Possession of Firearm) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
June 7, at 11:36 p.m.
Officers responded to a single vehicle traffic collision in the area of Agua Mansa Road and Riverside Avenue. Upon arrival, vehicle was located flipped over. It was determined the vehicle had launched off the roadway and collided with a City electrical pole causing severe damage. The driver of the vehicle had fled the scene and was not located. City Electric and Streets Dept. were contacted and responded to the scene. City Property Damage Report was taken and forwarded to Human Resources.
June 7, at 9:06 p.m.
Dispatched received a call in reference to a subject who was struck with a metal pipe in the 1100 block of S. Mt Vernon Avenue. Officers responded and made contact with the victim. Colton Fire responded and treated the victim for his injuries. An area check was conducted and the suspect was located. Suspect was arrest for PC 245(a)(1) (Assault with a Deadly Weapon) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
June 6, at 8:12 p.m.
call received in reference to numerous vehicles racing and doing "donuts" in the parking lot of Plaza Las Glorias located at 1061 N. Mt. Vernon Avenue. Officers responded to the area and located approximately 40 full size vehicles. The subjects were contacted and advised to disperse. The subjects complied and left the area.
June 5, at 8:36 p.m.
Dispatch received a 9-1-1 call in reference to a hit and run traffic collision that occurred in the 1700 block of E. Washington Street. The caller advised that the suspect was last seen in the area of Cooley Drive and Cooley Lane. Officers later located the suspect and vehicle in the 2300 block of Steele Road. The driver was arrested for CVC 20002 (a) (Hit and Run).
June 5, at 8:32 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1100 block of N. Pepper Avenue in reference to a subject masturbating in front of the store. Upon Officers arrival, the subject became combative and was subsequently placed under arrest. Prior to being booked into County Jail, he was transported to ARMC for a pre-booking jail check. Suspect arrested for PC 69 (Resisting Arrest).
June 5, at 8:14 p.m.
Officers responded to a traffic collision involving a possible DUI driver in the 2200 block of W. Mill Street. Upon arrival, Officers located a driver asleep behind the wheel. A strong odor of alcohol was coming from the vehicle and there were several open containers within the vehicle. Driver arrested for CVC 23152(a)(b) (Driving Under the Influence).
June 5, at 8:00 p.m.
Officers responded to an apartment located the 2100 block of N. Rancho Avenue in reference to two subjects acting strange. Upon arrival, contact was made with the subjects. It was determined that they were a danger to themselves or others and transported to ARMC Behavioral Health for a 72-hour evaluation.
June 5, at 9:10 a.m.
Officers responded to several subject being stabbed in the 1400 block of E. Santo Antonio Drive. Upon arrival, two children and one adult were found to have been stabbed with one child deceased. The suspect, who was positively identified, had fled the scene, prior to police arrival. Several hours later, San Bernardino Co. Sheriff’s Dept. contacted Colton Police and advised they had the suspect detained in the area of Waterman Avenue and 9th Street. The suspect was transported to the station and booked into West Valley Detention Center. On 6-8-17, the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office filed one count of Homicide and two counts of Attempted Homicide on the suspect. See Press Release
June 4, at 8:57 p.m.
(Armed Robbery), victim was sitting in his parked vehicle in the 800 block of E. Washington Street when approached by two suspects. One of the suspects produced a firearm and demanded the victim’s property. Suspect stole approximately $200 prior to fleeing the scene on foot. An area check was conducted for suspects with negative results. Report forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
June 3, at 12:44 p.m.
Officers were dispatched to the 400 block of N. Sperry Drive in reference to an unknown disturbance. As Officers arrived on scene, one of the subjects was attempting to flee on foot and hid from Officers. Contact was made with the subject’s girlfriend who advised the suspect had threatened to kill her. The suspect was found to be a Parolee At Large and was booked into West Valley Detention Center.
June 3, at 9:45 a.m.
Officers responded to business located in the 2100 block of N. Rancho Avenue in reference to an armed robbery that had just occurred. The victim advised that two suspects entered the business, pointed a handgun and demanded money. The suspects fled the business with approximately $60.00. An area check was conducted with negative results. A short time later, San Bernardino Police had a similar type of robbery with 3 subjects detained. Two of the suspects detained were positively identified in the Colton robbery. Suspects were booked into Juvenile Hall for PC 211 (Robbery). See Press Release
June 3, at 3:53 a.m.
single vehicle collided into a fire hydrant at La Cadena Drive and Valley Blvd. City Property Damage Report was taken and forwarded to Human Resources.