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

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Recent Activity

February 16, at 12:30 a.m.
Officers respond to the 2100 block of N. Rancho Avenue reference a stabbing. Upon arrival, contact was made with a subject suffering from a slash type wound to his upper arm. Subject was uncooperative with Officers. He was treated at the scene by paramedics.
February 15, at 5:26 a.m.
Officers respond to an unwanted subject in the 1000 block of S. Santo Antonio Drive. Officers arrive, make contact with the subject, who is angry and starts to leave the area, when he begins to make threats to the Officers. Suspect flees on foot and cannot be located. Several hours later, suspect returns and security calls police for assistance. Officers arrive on scene and arrest suspect for PC 422 (Criminal Threats) and PC 69 (Resisting Officer). Suspect booked into West Valley Detention Center.
February 14, at 7:26 p.m.
(Robbery), suspect enters business located in the 1800 block of N. Rancho Avenue and begins taking property. A store employee who confronts the suspect in an attempt to recover the property is then punched by the suspect. Suspect flees on foot and not located.
February 13, at 11:09 p.m.
(Attempted Burglary), suspects arrive at business located in the 1200 block of E. Via Roma, cut a chain locking the gate closed to their storage yard. Suspects enter the area and use tin snips to cut a large hole in the metal roll up door of the business. Officers are dispatched to the scene as the suspects are trying to enter the business through the hole but see units arriving and leave in their truck. A traffic stop is made and suspects are arrested and booked into West Valley Detention Center. Investigation is ongoing.
February 13, at 9:26 a.m.
Officers responded to an unresponsive elderly female in the 800 block of 2nd Street. Upon arrival, the female was found to be deceased by Colton Fire. The female had multiple preexisting medical conditions.
February 11, at 5:54 a.m.
head on injury traffic collision occurred at Mt. Vernon Avenue and “M” Street.
February 10, at 9:35 a.m.
Officer responded to the 500 block of E. “G” Street reference Colton Fire on scene with a deceased 88 year old female. The deceased had been released from the hospital the day prior and was in the process of being transferred into hospice care. No signs of foul play observed. Coroner’s Office was contacted. Deceased was released to family members on scene.
February 10, at 8:12 a.m.
Officer responded to 1200 block of E. Washington Street reference a store employee being struck by an unwanted subject. The subject had left prior police arrival. While conducting an area check for suspect, he is located in the parking lot of a nearby business. While attempting to secure the suspect in patrol unit, suspect became combative and physical control was used to take custody of him. He was arrested for PC 242 (Assault).
February 8, at 6:15 a.m.
Officers dispatched to the 1400 block of E. Washington Street in reference to a window smash burglary suspect seen in the area. Upon arrival, suspect fled on foot and a short foot pursuit ensued. Suspect attempted to hide from Officers but was located. Suspect had property on him linking him to other burglaries in surrounding Cities and admitted to committing burglaries in several Cities. The respective departments were contacted and notified. Suspect arrested and booked into West Valley Detention Center for PC 459 (Burglary).
February 8, at 12:58 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1000 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue in reference to a disruptive subject. The subject was found to be in possession of drugs and under the influence. He was arrested and booked into West Valley Detention Center for H&S 11350 / H&S 11550 (a) (Possession of a Controlled Substance / Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance).
February 8, at 6:15 a.m.
(Burglary), unknown suspect used a brick to smash front glass door of a business located in the 1400 block of E. Washington Street to gain entry. Once inside, the suspect took property and fled on foot. Investigation is ongoing.
February 8, at 3:51 a.m.
(Burglary), unknown suspect used a large rock to smash the front glass door of a business located in the 1200 block of E. Washington Street to gain entry. Unknown what property, if any, was taken.
February 7, at 10:22 p.m.
suspect was seen taking property from a business located in the 1900 block of N. Rancho Avenue and asked by store manager to return property and leave the premises. Once outside, additional store property fell out of the suspect’s clothing and he was asked to stop by manager. Suspect proceeded to punch manager in the face. Suspect arrested for PC 211 (Strong Arm Robbery) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
February 6, at 9:19 a.m.
Officers responded to the 400 block of W. Valley Blvd in reference to a 9-1-1 call of a stabbing. Upon arrival, Officers located a victim suffering from non-life threatening stab wounds to the arm. The suspect was located during an area check and booked into West Valley Detention Center for PC 245 (Assault with a Deadly Weapon).
February 5, at 10:35 a.m.
Officers responded to a stabbing call in the 1300 block of N. Hurricane Avenue. The victim was slashed with a knife several times by the suspect. The victim sustained major wounds to his hands as he attempted to defend himself and a child from being stabbed by the suspect. The suspect was arrested for PC 245 / PC 273a (a) (Assault with a Deadly Weapon / Child Endangerment and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
February 4, at 10:31 p.m.
Officers were flagged down by security in the 800 block of E. Washington Street in reference to a female attempting to jump from second story window and being possibly suicidal. The female was located hanging out of the window and Officers began to negotiate with her. After approximately 25 minutes of negotiating, she opened the front door and was placed on a 72-hour evaluation hold and transported to ARMC Behavioral Health.
February 3, at 9:46 p.m.
(Shooting at an Inhabited Dwelling), Officers responded to a call of shots heard in the 100 block of N. 2nd Street. Upon arrival, multiple casings were located in the middle of the roadway. No vehicles or structures were found to be hit.
February 1, at 9:48 a.m.
On the above date and time Colton Police Officers responded to an unresponsive male subject near the corner of Pepper and San Bernardino Ave in the city of Colton. Upon arrival a 47 year old male adult was located and found to be deceased. The San Bernardino County Coroner’s office responded to the scene and assisted with the investigation. At this time the death appears to be from natural causes. See Press Release
January 29, at 3:11 a.m.
Officers responded to the 2100 block of Applewood Street reference a burglary in progress. A description of the suspect vehicle was given. The vehicle was located and later identified by multiple witnesses. Suspects arrested for PC 459 (Burglary) and PC 664/10851 (Attempt Grand Theft Auto). Suspects were booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 28, at 3:07 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1900 block of N. Ohio Avenue regarding a possible dead body call. Upon arrival, a 68 year old male was located. The male was pronounced deceased by Colton Fire Dept. No foul play suspected. Coroner’s Office responded to the scene to recover the decedent's body.
January 24, at 11:55 p.m.
suspect follows victim from City of Redlands to the City of Colton in an attempt to get her to stop her vehicle. The victim calls 9-1-1 and drives to Colton Police Dept. The suspect’s vehicle is located and suspect flees at a high rate of speed. Officers pursue vehicle into the City of Rialto where suspect is involved in a collision. Suspect was arrested for CVC 23153 (Felony DUI) / CVC 2800.2 (Felony Evading) and booked into West Valley Detention Center. Rialto Police MAIT Team responded and took over the traffic collision report.
January 24, at 3:59 p.m.
Officers responded to a single vehicle traffic collision in the 1400 block of E. Washington Street. Upon arrival, it was determined that the vehicle had struck a Colton Electric power pole. City Streets and Electric Department responded due to the power outage and downed power lines.
January 22, at 10:32 p.m.
Officers responded to the 300 block of E. “N” Street reference reports of shots heard in the area. Upon arrival, suspect vehicle was located in a driveway unoccupied. Contact was made with several subjects who were in the middle of the roadway shouting. Investigation determined that the shooter was inside a residence. The suspect was located and booked into West Valley Detention Center for PC 246.3 (Negligent Discharge of a Firearm).
January 22, at 9:50 a.m.
Officers responded to the 200 block of W. Maple Street regarding a possible Dead Body. Upon arrival, an 80 year old female was located. The female was pronounced deceased by Colton Fire Dept. No foul play suspected. The Coroner’s Office was contacted and the decedent's body was released to the family.
January 21, at 9:36 p.m.
Officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a motorcycle in the area of Wildrose Avenue and San Bernardino Avenue. The motorcycle fled at a high rate of speed on surface streets and the freeway. The suspect was apprehended at Tippecanoe Avenue and the I-10 Freeway. He was taken into custody for CVC 2800.2 (Felony Evading) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 20, at 4:44 a.m.
Officers made contact with several transients living under the I-10 Freeway Bridge at 7th Street who have been bringing shopping carts loaded with trash and leaving it all over the area. One of the four subjects contacted gave false information to the Officers. Subject arrested for PC 148.9 (False Identification to Officer) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 19, at 8:00 p.m.
Officers respond to domestic disturbance in the 400 block of W. Mill Street. Officers arrive and observe the suspect holding his mother in a headlock and the sister trying to render aid to the mother. The suspect was given several commands which he refused to comply with. He was arrested for PC 148 (Resist Arrest) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 19, at 5:55 a.m.
Officers locate a stolen vehicle in the parking lot of business in the 200 block of N. Mt. Vernon Avenue. Two suspects were arrested for CVC 10851 (Grand Theft Auto).
January 18, at 7:53 p.m.
Officers responded to reports of subjects fighting inside a business located in the 1200 block of E. Washington Street. Upon arrival, the suspect was fighting with his girlfriend and with store employees. Both, the suspect and his girlfriend had been drinking, intoxicated and were uncooperative with Officers. Medical Aid was contacted due to the suspect injuring his wrist prior to police arrival. The suspect was arrested for PC 422 (Criminal Threats), and booked into West Valley Detention Center. Female suspect was arrested for PC 647(F) (Public Intoxication).
January 16, at 11:51 a.m.
Officer responding to the attempt homicide/shots fired call in the 1300 block of S. Meadow Lane was involved in a traffic collision at Mt. Vernon Avenue and “M” Street. The police unit sustained front end damage and was towed to city yards. Officer was taken to ARMC for evaluation and cleared to return to duty.
January 16, at 11:41 a.m.
(Attempt Homicide), Officers responded to a domestic dispute in the 1300 block of S. Meadow Lane. Upon arrival, Officers encountered a suspect firing multiple rounds from an assault rifle and handgun. Two shooting victims and the suspect were located. The victims were transported to a local hospital. The investigation was taken over by Colton Police Detective Unit and San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Crime Scene Investigators. The investigation is still ongoing. See Press Release
January 15, at 7:38 p.m.
Officers responded to the area of Mt. Vernon Avenue and Centerpointe Drive reference a single vehicle traffic collision. The driver collided with a street light pole in the center divider, damaging and knocking a pole over. Due to debris left on the southbound lanes, City Streets and Electric Department were contacted and responded. The southbound lanes of Mt. Vernon Avenue were closed down temporarily for cleanup.
January 14, at 7:35 p.m.
Officers responded to the 2200 block of Steel Road in reference to a single vehicle traffic collision with the driver possibly being DUI. CA Highway Patrol was on scene with driver. Upon arrival and DUI investigation, the suspect became combative. Suspect arrested for PC 148 (a) (Resisting Arrest) and CVC 23152 (Driving Under the Influence), booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 14, at 12:09 p.m.
(Dead Body), Officers responded to the 800 block of E. Washington Street to conduct a welfare check on a resident. Upon arrival and entry into the apartment, an 80 year old male was located. The male was pronounced deceased by Colton Fire Dept. The male had a history of major health problems and no foul play is suspected. The Coroner’s Office responded to the scene to recover the body.
January 14, at 9:34 a.m.
Officers responded to the 2000 block of N. Maryland Avenue regarding a dead body call. Upon arrival, a 93 year old male was located. The male was pronounced deceased by Colton Fire Dept. The male had a history of major health problems. The decedent's body was released to the family per the Coroner's request.
January 14, at 9:15 a.m.
Officer located an occupied stolen vehicle to the front of a business located in the 1100 block of N. Mt. Vernon Avenue. The occupants of the stolen vehicle were contacted and booked into West Valley Detention Center for CVC 10851 (Grand Theft Auto).
January 14, at 8:38 a.m.
Officers observed an occupied stolen vehicle near 4th Street and "K" Street. The occupants exited the vehicle and attempted to elude Officers on foot. The subjects were located, detained and booked into County Jail for CVC 10851 (Grand Theft Auto).
January 14, at 4:08 a.m.
Officers responded to a subject loitering inside a business in the 1000 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue. Suspect arrested for PC 647(F) (Public Intoxication).
January 13, at 9:24 p.m.
Officers responded to a trespassing investigation in the 400 block of N. Pepper Avenue. Upon contact, the subject fled on foot from Officers and tried to board a public bus. The subject was contacted, became combative with Officers and control holds were used to gain compliance. Suspect arrested for PC 602 (Trespassing).
January 13, at 12:57 a.m.
Officers responded to armed robbery in the 1700 block of E. Washington Street. The victim stated that he exited the business and was approached by an unknown male who demanded his money at gunpoint. The suspect then fled location on foot. Officers conducted an area check for suspect with negative results. Report forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
January 12, at 3:25 p.m.
Officers were dispatched to the area of Pepper Avenue and Valley Blvd. in reference to theft of a City vehicle. The suspect was located and arrested for CVC 10851 (Grand Theft Auto) and PC 69 (Resist Officer with Violence). Suspect booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 12, at 11:54 p.m.
Officers responded to a single vehicle traffic collision at Valley Blvd. and 3rd Street, where the vehicle collided with a street sign and fencing in the center median of Valley Blvd. west of 3rd Street. The driver was found to be DUI and arrested for CVC 23152(a).
January 11, at 10:38 a.m.
(Assist Other Department), Riverside Police Air Support requested assistance with a stolen vehicle they followed into a parking lot located in the 1400 block of E. Washington Street, in the City of Colton. Due to the weather and road conditions, Riverside Police ground units cancelled the pursuit. The suspect was located on the property and taken into custody. Riverside Police Officers responded and took custody of the suspect and recovered the stolen vehicle.
January 11, at 12:05 a.m.
Officers responded to ARMC for a walk-in stabbing victim. The injuries were non-life threatening. The victim advised that he was stabbed with an unknown object by unknown persons in an alley near the 1100 block of N. La Cadena Drive. No crime scene located and victim was uncooperative.
January 10, at 4:00 p.m.
victim reported being raped near the 1300 block of R V Center Drive by a Black male who held her at knife point. After raping her, suspect took victim's property against her will and fled. During an area check, suspect was located and arrested for PC 261 (Rape) and PC 211 (Robbery). Suspect was found to be a juvenile and booked into Juvenile Hall.
January 10, at 9:57 a.m.
victim responded to police department to a make a report of threats made to her by her son. Threats were found to be credible and Officers responded to the residence located in the 1100 block of N. Lugo Lane. The suspect was contacted, refused to follow Officers commands and a use of force occurred. Colton Fire Dept. responded and examined suspect. Suspect arrested for PC 422 (a) (Criminal Threats) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 9, at 10:21 p.m.
(Non Injury Traffic Collision), a Rialto School Security vehicle collided with a power pole at Randall Avenue and Meridian Avenue, sheering the pole. No injuries were reported. City Electric and Streets Dept. were notified and responded.
January 9, at 3:54 a.m.
a driver lost control of his vehicle and collided into a residence located in the 400 block of W. Gray Street. The collision caused significant damage to the driver’s vehicle and the front portion of the house. Colton Fire Dept. responded and evaluated the structural damage, in order to allow the residents to return inside the home. The driver of vehicle was arrested for CVC 23152(a)/(b) (Driving Under the Influence).
January 8, at 1:58 a.m.
driver was arrested for Driving under the Influence (CVC 23152) in the area of Rancho Avenue and Valley Blvd. While in the back of the police unit, the suspect attempted to kick out the passenger window, causing damage to the door. The suspect was additionally charge for PC 594 (Vandalism).
January 7, at 3:36 a.m.
Officers responded to the 1100 block of N. Rancho Avenue in reference to a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, Officers observed the suspect vehicle leaving the location with an ATM in the back of the vehicle. The vehicle fled at a high rate of speed and eluded Officers when it entered the westbound I-10 freeway going in the wrong direction. Report will be forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
January 6, at 11:32 a.m.
Officers responded to the 300 block of N. Rancho Avenue regarding a possible dead body call. Upon arrival, a sixty-eight year old male was located. Colton Fire responded and pronounced the male deceased. The male was found to have a history of major health problems. The Coroner’s Office responded and recovered the body. No foul play is suspected.
January 5, at 9:02 p.m.
Officers responded to the 400 block of N. Mt. Vernon Avenue in reference to a transient harassing customers. Upon arrival, the subject was found to be extremely intoxicated and found to have several outstanding warrants for public intoxication. Subject became combative and control holds were used to detain him. Due to subject’s medical history, he was transported to ARMC by paramedics.
January 5, at 6:35 p.m.
Colton Officers and Colton Fire responded to a house explosion in the 800 block of N. Rancho Avenue. The explosion was possibly due to a subject "bleeding a natural gas line" and smoking. One subject was transported to ARMC with 3rd-Degree Burns to over 50% of his body.
January 4, at 4:34 p.m.
(Manufacturing a Controlled Substance), Officer responded to a residence located in the 1300 block of N. Coro Drive in reference to an explosion that occurred in the garage. It was determined that a Butane Hash Oil lab had exploded. Two Hispanic male adults were transported to ARMC for burns received to the upper body and face. Investigation is ongoing. See Press Release
January 4, at 1:16 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1100 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue in reference to a disturbance by a transient. Upon contact, subject was found to be intoxicated and belligerent. During arrest, suspect kicked an Officer and control holds were used to place him in patrol vehicle. He was arrested for PC 148(a) (Resisting Arrest) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 4, at 12:30 a.m.
Officers responded to ARMC reference a patient who had walked away from his room and was threatening staff and patients with two screw drivers. With the assistance of hospital security and a San Bernardino Co. Sheriff’s Deputy, the subject was detained without incident. He was returned to his room and placed into soft restraints. A 72-hour evaluation hold was completed by ARMC staff.
January 3, at 11:04 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1300 block of S. Reche Canyon Rd in reference to a fight. It was determined that family members discovered a 19 year old family acquaintance had been contacting their 13 year old child through social media. The suspect was at the residence and attempted to inappropriately touch the child. Family members chased the suspect from the house and detained him until police arrived. Suspect was arrested and booked into West Valley Detention Center for PC 288.3 (Contacting a Minor with the Intent to Commit a Crime). Case forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
January 3, at 10:41 p.m.
ARMC officer was notified of a patient suffering from an electric shock. It was found that the subject was walking on Agua Mansa Road west of Miguel Bustamante Pkwy and stepped on live wires that were protruding from a light post that had been sheared off. City Electric was notified.
January 3, at 1:57 p.m.
Officers were flagged down in the 1100 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue in reference to an assault that had just occurred. An Omnitrans bus driver was attacked by a Hispanic male adult. The suspect was located, identified and arrested. Suspect was booked into County Jail for PC 243(D) (Aggravated Battery). The victim was transported to a local hospital for injuries. See Press Release
January 1, at 2:31 a.m.
Officers made contact with a highly intoxicated subject in the 200 block of N. Mt. Vernon Avenue. Subject became uncooperative with Officers and a control hold was used to take the subject into custody. He was arrested for PC 148 / PC 647 (f) (Resisting Arrest and Drunk in Public). Suspect booked into West Valley Detention Center.
January 1, at 1:53 a.m.
Officers made contact with a subject hiding in the bushes in the area of Fairway Drive and Award Drive. The subject refused to comply with the Officers commands to show his hands. The subject was arrested for PC 148 (a) (1) / HS 11350 (Resisting Arrest /Possession of a Controlled Substance).
January 1, at 1:15 a.m.
Officers responded to the 1300 block of S. Meadow Lane in reference to a 9-1-1 call. Upon arrival, Officers located a male and female in a verbal argument outside of an apartment. The male was found to be a felon and in possession of a stolen handgun. He was arrested for PC 29800 (a) (1) (Felon in Possession of Firearm) and booked into West Valley Detention Center. See Press Release