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

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
December 31, at 2:40 a.m.
(Homicide), Officers responded to the 100 block of E. Valley Blvd in reference to a report of a male subject being stabbed during a fight involving several subjects. Upon arrival, Officers located a male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital. Detectives were notified and responded. On January 2, 2017, San Bernardino Co. Coroner’s Office called Colton Police to notify that the victim had died from his injuries. Investigation is ongoing. See Press Release
December 30, at 2:20 p.m.
an occupied stolen vehicle was observed in the 1800 block of N. Rancho Avenue. Assisting Officers located the vehicle occupied in the 2000 block of N Rancho Avenue. The suspect was arrested for PC 496d (a) (Possession of a Stolen Vehicle) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
December 30, at 8:47 a.m.
Officers responded to a residence located in the 300 block of N. Rancho Avenue in reference Colton Fire being on-scene with a 53 year old deceased male. Deceased had been complaining of chest and back pains earlier in the day and had ongoing medical issues. No signs of foul play were observed. San Bernardino Co. Coroner’s Office responded to the scene and took custody of the deceased.
December 30, at 8:28 a.m.
Officer located an occupied stolen vehicle in the 700 block of S. Mt. Avenue. Suspects were taken into custody for CVC 10851 (a) / PC 496d (a) (Unauthorized Use of Vehicle / Possession of a Stolen Vehicle) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
December 30, at 6:32 a.m.
(Robbery), victim was seated in his vehicle in the 1200 block of N. Highland Avenue when a suspect smashed out the driver’s side window and stole the victim’s property at gun point. See Press Release
December 28, at 6:50 p.m.
ARMC Officer responded to the emergency room in reference to a stabbing victim. The crime scene was located in the 1900 block of W. Buttonwood Street. The victim had non-life threatening wounds to his shoulder. He was uncooperative with Officers and did not make a statement. Case will be forwarded to Detective Division for review.
December 28, at 1:30 a.m.
Officers responded to the area of 800 E. Washington Street in reference to a subject that advised he had just assaulted his mother. Upon officer’s arrival, the subject became uncooperative and control holds were used to detain him. The suspect’s mother did not desire police assistance. Suspect was booked into West Valley Detention Center for PC 647(f) (Public Intoxication).
December 27, at 8:36 p.m.
(Strong Arm Robbery), two Black male adults approached the victim in the 1200 block of S. Mt. Vernon Avenue, punched victim in the head and took her purse. The victim and witnesses believe they saw one of the suspects with a handgun. The suspects were last seen jumping a fence into Mike Thompson RV Center (902 R V Center Dr.). An area check was conducted with the assistance of San Bernardino Co. Sheriff’s aviation and Colton Police K-9 with negative results. Report forwarded to Detective Division for possible follow-up.
December 27, at 2:45 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1200 block of William McGrath Street in reference to an in progress residential burglary. Upon arrival, subjects fled from officers and were detained. All three subjects were determined to be juveniles and on probation. Two of the subjects had no bail warrants for their arrests. There were no signs of forced entry into the residence. All three subjects were booked into Juvenile Hall for PC 148 (Resist Officer) and the warrants. See Press Release
December 26, at 10:27 a.m.
Officers responded to the 900 block of Kansas Avenue in reference to a shots fired call. Officers made contact with the victim who stated that the suspect attempted to steal property from him and had punched him in the face. The suspect had fired one shot during the attack. A casing was located in the area. The victim was uncooperative with the investigation. Report forwarded to Detective Division.
December 25, at 8:14 a.m.
Officer initiated a traffic stop in the 1900 block of North 8th Street. The driver of the vehicle initially stopped, but then accelerated and fled from Officer. A vehicle pursuit proceeded into the City of San Bernardino. The driver fled on foot from vehicle and was not apprehended. The vehicle was determined to be an unreported stolen vehicle. The passenger was arrested for PC 496d (a) (Possession of a Stolen Vehicle) and active warrants. Follow-up investigation was conducted and the driver was positively identified. Report will be forwarded to Detective Division.
December 23, at 10:18 p.m.
(Firearm Discharge at Inhabited Dwelling), Officers responded to shots being fired at a residence in the 400 block of W. Valley Blvd. Upon arrival, it was found that the residence had been struck multiple times by gunfire. Officers’ located evidence at the scene consistent with the same evidence recovered on a separate incident call. See Press Release
December 22, at 3:30 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1000 block of N. Mt Vernon Avenue (Cardenas Market), in reference to multiple calls of shots heard. Upon arrival, a victim was located. The victim had one non-life threatening gunshot wound to his right leg. Victim was uncooperative. Surveillance footage showed the victim and his friend being approached by three unknown subjects in the 1100 block of N. Mt Vernon Avenue. One of the subjects retrieves a firearm and shoots at the victim multiple times. The victim is struck, and the suspects flee on foot through a shopping center. Report will be forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up. See Press Release
December 14, at 11:25 p.m.
Officers responded to a welfare check in the 2600 block of S. La Cadena Drive. Upon Officers arrival, two subjects were located passed out in the vehicle along with a four year old in the rear seat. When the passenger was asked to exit, he refused and wrapped his arm up in the seatbelt. The seatbelt was cut and the suspect was removed using control holds. He was taken into custody without injuries. The driver was arrested for PC 273 / PC 647(f) (Child Endangerment/Drunk in Public), while the passenger was arrested for PC 148 / PC 647(f) (Resisting Arrest/Drunk in Public).
December 14, at 10:49 p.m.
Officer located a vehicle that was driving reckless at Mt. Vernon Avenue and "M" Street. The officer lost the vehicle as it entered the I-10 freeway, however relocated it on I-10 freeway and Tippecanoe Avenue, driving in excess of 100mph. A traffic stop was conducted and driver was arrested for CVC 23103 (Reckless Driving) and outstanding warrants.
December 14, at 10:37 p.m.
Officers responded to suspicious subjects knocking on doors and looking in back yards in the area of Visconti Drive and Meridian Avenue. During an area check both suspects were located and found to be juveniles and in possession of burglary tools. The juveniles were charged with PC 182 (Conspiracy) and PC 664/459 (Attempt Burglary) and booked into Juvenile Hall. Investigation is on-going. See Press Release
December 13, at 7:18 p.m.
16-08310, Officers were dispatched to a female juvenile attempting to cut her wrists in the 1200 block of N. La Cadena Drive. Juvenile attempted to flee from Officers and control holds were used to detain her. She was transported to Loma Linda University Behavioral Medical Center for a 72-hour evaluation.
December 13, at 9:07 a.m.
Officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle occupied by a male and female for vehicle code violations on La Cadena Drive and Valley Blvd. During the traffic stop investigation, evidence of the occupants being involved in mail and identity theft is discovered. Both suspects were booked into West Valley Detention Center for several identify theft related felony charges. In addition, female suspect was found to have two active felony warrants for identity and mail theft. Report will be forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up. See Press Release
December 11, at 8:33 p.m.
Officers responded to the 2000 block of N. Rancho Avenue in reference to a stabbing victim. Upon arrival, the victim was located with a significant stab wound to the stomach and transported to ARMC. Several Officers were needed to help maintain the large crime scene in the parking lot until ID work could be completed. See Press Release
December 11, at 8:21 p.m.
Officers responded to the 2000 block of N. Maryland Avenue in reference to a rape investigation. During the initial investigation the rape was believed to have occurred in the City of Colton. Detectives responded to assist with the investigation and it was found that the rape had actually occurred in the City of San Bernardino.
December 11, at 8:08 p.m.
Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 1000 block of S. Santo Antonio Drive and the driver fled from the vehicle. The passenger was found to be a felon in possession of ammunition and arrested for PC 30305(a)(1). During a search, San Bernardino Co. Sheriff’s air unit located the driver who fled into an underground drainage tunnel. Officers used the K-9 to track the suspect half a mile into the tunnel, but the search was terminated when conditions became unsafe inside the tunnel.
December 11, at 12:15 a.m.
Officers responded to a roll over traffic collision in the 200 block of S. Rancho Avenue. Upon arrival, it was found that a fire hydrant had been stuck. Colton Fire responded and was able to shut off the water to the hydrant. The hydrant was collected and transported to city yards.
December 9, at 11:21 p.m.
Officers responded to vehicle vs a semi-truck traffic collision at Riverside Avenue and Placentia Lane. Upon arrival, the driver of the vehicle was found to be DUI and transported to a local hospital. The driver refused to submit to a blood draw and a search warrant was completed. He was arrested for CVC 23152(b) (Driving Under the Influence) and booked into West Valley Detention Center.
December 9, at 2:10 p.m.
Officer initiated a traffic stop near San Bernardino Avenue and Eucalyptus Avenue. The vehicle failed to yield and a pursuit ensued. The vehicle collided into another vehicle at Olive Street and Cypress Avenue. The driver fled on foot and was apprehended during a yard to yard search. The vehicle was found to be an unreported stolen vehicle. The suspect was arrested and booked into Central Detention Center for CVC 10851/CVC 2800.2 (Grand Theft Auto/Felony Reckless Evading).
December 9, at 9:15 a.m.
Officers observed a vehicle parked in the 1300 Block of N. Fairview Avenue that was involved in a brandishing of a weapon on December 3, 2016. Surveillance was conducted on the vehicle and a traffic stop was later initiated on Holly Avenue and Hillcrest Avenue. The vehicle was found to be stolen and suspect found to be an active gang member and parolee at large. During follow-up investigation, Officers responded to complete a search of a trailer the parolee was known to occupy. Officers located a loaded and stolen semi-auto handgun. Suspect arrested and booked into Central Detention Center for CVC 10851 / PC 29800 and PC 186.22 (Grand Theft Auto/Felon in Possession of a Firearm/Gang Enhancement).
December 8, at 6:30 p.m.
Officers responded to the 1300 block of S. Meadow Lane reference a suspicious circumstances call. One caller advised hearing a gunshot and then hearing a subject screaming. Additional callers advised of a gunshot victim lying on the ground. The victim was placed into a van, which was observed leaving the complex. Officers located the van and initiated a traffic stop. The victim was located and found to have a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his leg and transported to LLUMC. Report to be forwarded to Detective Division for follow-up.
December 7, at 2:11 a.m.
single vehicle collided into a power pole and tree at Cooley Drive and Valleywood Street. The power pole belonged to Edison Co. and they were notified. City Electric Dept. responded to block the street. Driver was found to be DUI and arrested for CVC 23152 (Driving Under the Influence).