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
Jul 5, 10:19 AM. 12200 block of Michigan, Grand Terrace
San Bernardino Sheriff's Department serving Grand Terrace requested assistance regarding a solo deputy who was in foot pursuit. Colton officers responded and located the suspect who was taken into custody without incident and turned over to San Bernardino Sheriff's Department. The suspect was wanted for an outstanding felony warrant. Report # 15-04071
Jul 4. City of Colton
There were two reported field fires that were started by fireworks. Colton Fire responded and put one out and the other extinguished itself prior to their arrival. Officers responded to 40 fireworks related calls for service.
Jul 4, 8:58 PM. 1100 block of North Colton Ave
Officers Responded to an unknown problem. Upon arrival one Hispanic adult male was inside suffering from a knife slash to his left arm. The victim and other patrons were uncooperative and refused to provide details of what had occurred. The victim was transported by ambulance to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for treatment. During the investigation it was discovered that the business employees left the scene when the police arrived. As there being no employees present and there were still bar patrons inside the bar drinking, the bar was closed down. A bar inspection was conducted and the findings will be forwarded to Alcohol Beverage Control for follow up. Report # 15-04056
Jul 4, 3:30 AM. 1300 block of Altissimo Ln
Officers responded regarding a report of a possible car-jacking. While conducting an area check for the victim vehicle, it was located disabled at the intersection of Pepper and Mill. Investigation revealed the victim had actually hit the curb, disabling his vehicle and left the area. The victim called the police and reported a carjacking. When he was confronted with inconsistencies in his story and the keys to his vehicle were found in his pants pocket, he admitted to falsely reporting the carjacking. The subject was arrested and booked into County jail for false report of an emergency. Report # 15-04040
Jul 3, 10:45 PM. 1000 block of East Washington St
Officers responded regarding a subject who had been shot and was inside of the Starbucks. Officers found a 25 year-old male who was suffering from a gunshot wound to his left foot and lower back. The victim stated an unknown Hispanic adult male suspect approached him as he was walking behind Four Brothers market and started shooting at him. The victim was treated and transported to Loma Linda University Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries. A crime scene was located. The investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-04035
Jul 2, 5:36 PM. 1300 block of South Meadow Ln
Officers responded regarding a traffic collision. The suspect crashed into the victim's vehicle causing minor damage and tried to flee to Meadow Ln in his vehicle with the victim following. The suspect confronted the victim and began to kick the victim's vehicle. He eventually jumped onto the vehicle's hood and kicks in the windshield. The suspect fled in his vehicle Northbound on the I-215. Officers caught up to the suspect and took him into custody in the city of San Bernardino. The suspect was booked into County jail. Report # 15-04010
Jun 30, 9:22 AM. 1000 block of East Santo Antonio
Officers responded regarding subjects inside of a vacant apartment. Six subjects were detained that matched the description of subjects involved in ongoing problems in the area near Washington and Santo Antonio. The apartment had been vandalized and management valued the damage at approximately $2,000. All of the subjects were arrested for felony vandalism and two of the subjects additionally for no-bail warrants. Report # 15-03965
Jun 29, 4:09 AM. 1400 block of East Santo Antonio Dr
Officers responded regarding a report of an armed robbery. The victim reported she was putting her children in her vehicle when she was approached by two masked men. The victim stated one of the suspects put a possible gun to her back and demanded she open her car door. When she complied, the second suspect took the victim’s wallet from her purse and then the suspects fled on foot northbound through the complex. The victim left the area with her children and dropped them off at her babysitters, before returning to the scene and calling the police. Report # 15-03939
Jun 28, 3:47 AM. 800 block of East Washington St
Officers responded regarding a report of a subject who had been shot. The victim reported that he was walking on Washington St with his girlfriend when he was approached by the suspect who confronted him about an earlier fight. During the conversation, the suspect brandished a handgun at the victim and started to fire the gun at him subsequently shooting him one time on the right leg. The victim and his girlfriend were able to run away into nearby apartments while the suspect got into a dark color sedan and fled the area prior to police arrival. The investigation is still on-going. Report # 15-03911
Jun 27, 10:55 AM. 1100 block of North Mt Vernon
Officers responded regarding a report of a man with a gun. Officers located the subject matching the description and was taken into custody, but a gun was not located. The suspect was found to be possession of a switch blade knife and booked into County jail. Report # 15-03897
Jun 27, 9:04 AM. 900 block of East Fairway Dr
Officers responded regarding a male subject who had been shot in the leg. The victim was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for a non-life threatening injury. The weapon used was a shotgun and the suspect has not been located. The crime scene was secured and detectives responded and took over the investigation which is ongoing. Report # 15-03895
Jun 26, 10:48 PM. 300 block of West M St
Officers responded regarding a domestic disturbance. The victim’s boyfriend came to her residence and became upset when she refused to answer the door, so he decided to enter the house by climbing through the window. Once inside they began to argue, and the suspect grabbed the victim by the hair, and reportedly dragged her around and slapped her. The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival but was contacted at his family’s residence and taken into custody. The suspect was booked into County jail. Report # 15-03889
Jun 25, 1:58 PM. 500 block of East G St
Officers responded regarding a death investigation. An 87 year-old male was found deceased by family. The cause of death was determined to be due to the decedent’s history of medical problems. The Coroner was notified and released the body to family. Report # 15-03863
Jun 25, 9:49 AM. 2100 block of Colunga St
Officers responded regarding a burglary. A suspect broke out a window and entered the residence. Two housekeepers were in the residence and fled when they saw the suspect. The suspect later exited the residence and was taken into custody without incident. The suspect sustained numerous cuts from entering the residence through the glass window. He was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for treatment and booked into County jail. Report # 15-03856
Jun 24, 11:55 AM. 1600 block of West Agua Mansa Rd
Officers responded to assist Rialto PD regarding a grand theft auto investigation. A subject had stolen a vehicle during a burglary in Riverside, and then got the vehicle stuck in the City of Colton. Officers recovered the stolen vehicle, and also recovered stolen property from the burglary. During an interview of the suspect, he told the officer where additional stolen property had been discarded. Riverside PD responded to the location, located, and recovered the stolen property. The subject was arrested and later booked into County jail. Report # 15-03836
Jun 24, 5:55 AM. Area of Rancho and C St
An officer was flagged down regarding a subject brandishing a firearm at the victim. The suspect vehicle was located in the area of Rancho and Valley and the officer followed the suspect Westbound on I-10 until backup units arrived. A felony traffic stop was conducted at I-10 and Riverside Ave and the suspect was detained without incident. A replica handgun was located in the vehicle. The suspect was booked into County jail. Report # 15-03828
Jun 23, 2:30 PM. 400 block of North Pepper Ave
The officer on duty at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center responded to the front lobby to assist hospital security with an uncooperative subject. The subject refused to leave the property and he was detained. The subject was taken to ER for medical evaluation due to his high level of agitation. Report # 15-03815
Jun 22, 8:09 PM. Area of Congress and Berry
Officers responded regarding a report of a man with a gun. Officers located and detained three subjects. Two of the three subjects were carrying break front pellet rifles and they advised that they were in the field area shooting the pellet rifles. The subjects were counseled and released from the scene. Report # 15-03797
Jun 21, 5:36 PM. 500 block of West Archibald Ct
Officers responded regarding a subject who had locked himself in the bathroom of his residence. Family members advised that he was under the influence of drugs. When officers arrived, the subject fled out of the back door of the residence, jumping into neighbor’s yards. A perimeter was set and a yard to yard search was conducted. The subject was found hiding in an abandoned shed and taken into custody. The subject experienced medical issues due to his drug use and was transported to Loma Linda University Medical Center. Report # 15-03769
Jun 21, 5:03 PM. 1300 block of RV Center Dr
An officer conducted a traffic stop regarding vehicle code violations. The driver fled into a nearby apartment complex. Officers conducted an area search but were unable to locate the suspect. A passenger in the vehicle was cite released on a misdemeanor warrant. Report # 15-03768
Jun 21, 7:30 AM. 2800 block of South Iowa
Officers responded regarding a vehicle fire that appears to be arson. Two additional vehicles that were parked next to the fire sustained minor to moderate fire damage. Colton Fire Department responded for the arson investigation. The investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-03761
Jun 21, 7:05 AM. 1000 block of South Mt. Vernon Ave
A Community Services Officer responded regarding a burglary report. Unknown suspect(s) smashed out the east facing window and took the cash register from the business. Report # 15-03762
Jun 21, 6:58 AM. 1000 block of South Mt. Vernon Ave
A Community Services Officer responded regarding a burglary report. Unknown suspect(s) smashed out the east facing window and attempted to steal the cash register. For reasons unknown, the register was left behind. Report # 15-03763
Jun 21, 3:45 AM. 1600 block of East Washington St
Officers respond regarding a burglary alarm activation. Officers found the front glass door of the business had been smashed and the suspects entered the business and removed the cash register, but they dropped it in the parking lot. The suspects fled the scene prior to officer’s arrival. The investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-03759
Jun 20, 1:44 PM. Area of La Cadena Drive and 9th St
Officers initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle that was reported stolen. Three subjects were taken into custody for investigation without incident. One subject booked into County jail for receiving stolen property, one subject was cited for warrants, and one subject was released. Report # 15-03751
Jun 20, 2:20 AM. 1400 block of North Mt Vernon
Officers responded regarding a burglary alarm and found a broken window with no entry made into the business. At approximately 3:00 AM, an employee at the business called in advising that he was watching 3 Black male juveniles attempting to enter into the business through the window. Officers returned to the scene and attempted to contact the juveniles nearby, but the subjects fled the scene, running into an apartment. All three subjects were detained and positively identified by the witness and they were arrested for burglary. Report # 15-03740
Jun 18, 5:43 PM. 800 block of East G St
Officers responded regarding a report of a robbery. The victim advised that an unknown Hispanic adult male made entry into his residence through an unlocked screen door. Once inside the residence, the suspect produced a revolver and demanded property from the victims inside the residence. The suspect obtained a flat screen TV and a tablet and fled the scene in a late model red Dodge Charger driven by another unknown Hispanic adult male suspect. An area check was conducted with negative results. The case was forwarded to the Detective Division for further investigation. Report # 15-03709
Jun 17, 5:07 PM. 2100 block of Harris St
Officers responded regarding a missing person. The care giver advised that a 30 year-old Hispanic male was missing. The missing person was said to have the mental capacity of a 5 year-old. Officers conducted an extensive search in the Cooley Ranch Area, assisted by regional helicopter, Eagle-1. After 3 hours of searching with negative results, San Bernardino Sheriff's Department K-9 bloodhound was contacted and assistance was requested. As the K-9 arrived on scene, an caller in the 1200 Block of Northwestern Circle called Colton PD advising of a subject walking around who seemed disoriented. The subject was located and determined to be the missing person. He was located approximately 6.5 miles away from his home. Report # 15-03683
Jun 17, 12:58 PM. 2000 block of West San Bernardino Ave
Officers responded regarding an unknown subject who had attempted to force entry into an apartment while brandishing a large knife. When the suspect was unable to make entry, he entered a nearby apartment. Officers found the front door open and observed obvious signs that the residence had been ransacked. The residence was checked and cleared, and two elderly females were located hiding in a bathroom. The Hispanic adult male suspect entered the apartment via an unlocked door and brandished a knife, forcing the elderly females to enter a bathroom. The suspect then propped a couch upright, blocking access to the hallway where the victims were, and he stole miscellaneous items. It is believed the suspect had attempted to rob the initial caller after he had already robbed the elderly female victims. Investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-03678
Jun 17, 10:30 AM. 2000 block of North Rancho Ave
Officers responded to conduct a welfare check on a subject who was not answering his door or phone calls. Entry was made into the residence and a 48 year old male was located; CFD responded to the scene and pronounced the subject deceased. The coroner was contacted, responded to the scene, and determined that the subject died of natural causes based on his medical history. The body was removed from the scene by coroner's personnel; an autopsy will be completed at a later date. Report # 15-03671
Jun 17, 12:21 AM. Area of Mill St and Meridian
Officers responded in assistance to San Bernardino PD regarding a call of a man with a gun and possible robbery. Colton PD officers located the suspect vehicle in the area of Macy and Ellen streets. A traffic stop was conducted at Mill and Meridian without incident and the suspect was detained. San Bernardino PD responded to the scene and took over the investigation. Colton Report # 15-03662
Jun 15, 4:15 AM. 1400 block of North Rialto Ave
A caller reported that she received information that her stolen vehicle had just arrived at the 4 Seasons Apartment complex. The vehicle was reported stolen from Victorville. Officers contacted the identified suspect near the stolen vehicle and he was taken into custody without incident. The vehicle was recovered and contact made with the victim. The suspect was booked into County jail for grand theft auto. Report # 15-03597
Jun 14, 7:52 PM. Area of La Cadena Dr and Valley Bl
An officer conducted a pedestrian stop on an intoxicated subject who was drinking in public. During contact with the subject, he became uncooperative and attempted to walk away from the officer. The subject attempted to resist but was taken into custody. The suspect was booked into County jail for resisting and obstructing an officer. Report # 15-03591
Jun 13, 11:23 AM. 2700 block of South Reche Canyon Rd
Officers have responded several times in recent months regarding Domestic Violence and Child Custody reports. Officers again responded and advised the mother that she needed to go through the court process. The suspect (mother) later called to report that her husband came back to the residence and took a loaded firearm. Investigation revealed that he did not come back to the residence and did not take a firearm. The suspect made the false report in an attempt to get the husband arrested, instead she was arrested and booked into County jail for filing a false report. Due to the ongoing domestic violence and child custody issues, Child Protective Services responded and the children were taken into protective custody. Report # 15-03568
Jun 12, 7:47 PM. Area of Mission and Mt Vernon
Officers conducted an investigative traffic stop on a vehicle possibly involved in a Hit and Run collision. During the stop the driver was found to be unlicensed and had two active warrants for her arrest. She was arrested for the warrants, and a passenger was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, after he was seen attempting to discard narcotics. Both subjects were transported and booked into County jail and the vehicle was towed. Follow up determined that the vehicle was a recently reported stolen from San Bernardino. Officers returned to the Central Detention Center where the driver was subsequently booked for grand theft auto. Report # 15-03557
Jun 12, 6:14 PM. Area of 7th and H ST
Birds flew into the power lines causing the lines to arch. Fire and Electric responded. No Report #
Jun 12, 12:39 PM. 800 block of East Fairway Dr
Officers responded to assist U.S. Marshals regarding a homicide suspect. The suspect was located and arrested, however, another suspect barricaded himself inside of the residence and later surrendered. Marshals requested a SWAT Team to clear the residence, and the Inland Valley SWAT team responded and assisted. The residence was cleared without further incident. Report # 15-03550
Jun 12, 12:35 PM. 2000 block of West San Bernardino Ave
A subject walked into Arrowhead Regional Medical Center with a stab wound. The victim originally stated that an unknown Black adult male suspect attempted to carjack him and he was stabbed during the altercation. Further investigation revealed that his live-in girlfriend had stabbed him during an argument. The suspect later admitted to the stabbing and the weapon was recovered. She was arrested and booked into county jail. Report # 15-03546
Jun 10, 12:29 AM. 700 block of West Valley Bl
Officers responded to Colton High School regarding several subjects seen fleeing the marching band storage vehicle. On-site security saw the subjects who then fled in a vehicle. The guard was able to obtain a license plate on the vehicle that fled. Contact was made at the residence in Colton however it was found that a sixteen year old son had taken the truck and had not returned. Upon inspecting the school vehicle it was found that suspects had used a brick to break out the passenger side window and cut a lock off the rear slide up door in order to gain access to the band equipment. No property was taken due to the guard interrupting the incident. The son (Colton High student) later returned home and admitted to the break in. The suspect would not ID his accomplices but claimed it was going to be a senior prank. The suspect was arrested for burglary and cite released to his parents. Report # 15-03497
Jun 8, 9:00 PM. Area of Mt Vernon and Carreon
Officers responded regarding a fatal traffic collision. A 55 year-old man was walking across Mt. Vernon at Carreon St when he was struck by a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. Major Accident Investigation Team officers that were on duty initiated the investigation and two more responded to assist. DUI is not suspected at this time however a blood draw was taken. See Press Release Report # 15-03471
Jun 8, 10:50 AM. Area of Mt Vernon and Washington
An officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle occupied by four subjects. One subject was arrested for parole violation, one subject for probation violation, and two subjects for misdemeanor charges. The subjects were booked into County jail. Report # 15-03449
Jun 7, 4:04 PM. Area of Chestnut and State St, San Bernardino
An officer received information from County Probation regarding a subject with a No-Bail Probation Warrant. The officer located the suspect, who fled on foot, but was tackled and taken into custody without further incident. The suspect was booked into County jail for the outstanding warrant. Report # 15-03429
Jun 6, 11:31 PM. 1900 block of East Washington St
Officers respond to assist Colton Fire with entry to a residence regarding an elderly fall victim. Officers forced entry and the victim was found to be deceased. The Coroner’s office was contacted and death was believed to have been from natural causes with no foul play suspected. Report # 15-03400
Jun 6, 7:59 PM. Area of Pepper and San Bernardino
Officers responded regarding a subject that ran into the business who was bleeding from his left hand and claimed to have been shot. Officers contacted the victim and confirmed that he had sustained a gunshot wound to his left wrist. During the investigation a second subject reportedly walked into Arrowhead Regional Medical Center with a possible gunshot wound to the left arm. The two victims were involved in the same incident in which the victims and witnesses stated that multiple unknown Black adult male suspects were in a black Chevy Impala that pulled up next to the victim’s vehicle and opened fire with a handgun. The suspects fled westbound on San Bernardino Ave while the victims fled eastbound on San Bernardino Ave. A crime scene was located with multiple 40 cal. shell casings located at the intersection of San Bernardino Ave and Pepper. The victims sustained no life threatening injuries and were treated and released from ARMC. The investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-03396
Jun 5, 9:20 PM. 200 block of East Valley Bl
Fontana PD had a solo officer involved in a vehicle pursuit Eastbound on the I-10 freeway. The officer lost sight of the suspect vehicle in the area of Pepper and I-10. Colton officers were in the area of 9th and Valley Blvd and were unaware of the pursuit when the suspect vehicle exited 9th Street and was seen driving recklessly on Valley Bl. An officer attempted to catch up the suspect vehicle but the vehicle pulled into the Murrays parking lot and fled on foot. When the officer located the vehicle, it was abandoned and smoking. At that time, Fontana advised Colton that the vehicle was just involved in a pursuit. A perimeter was established and a search was conducted but the suspect was not located. The vehicle was impounded by Fontana PD. Colton Report # 15-03376
Jun 5, 6:40 AM. 2200 block of West Mill St
Officers responded regarding a male subject running around hitting mobile homes. Officers found the subject being held down by family members in the driveway. The subject was under the influence of a controlled substance and he was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center by ambulance. Report # 15-03358
Jun 5, 2:19 AM. 1400 block of North Mt Vernon Ave
Officers responded to two businesses regarding burglary alarm activations. Unknown suspect(s) Broke the glass front doors and ransacked the cash registers at both locations. According to the contacts at both locations it does not appear anything was taken. Report #s 15-03353 and 15-03354
Jun 3, 10:45 AM. 1900 block of Placentia Ln
Officers responded regarding a possible burglary to a vehicle in the tow yard. While officers were responding to the location, the caller advised that the suspect had a gun and had brandished it at employees. The suspect fled the location on foot. Officers and Detectives conducted an extensive search of the field and wash area northeast of the business. Redlands PD K-9 and Sheriff’s helicopter, 40-King, assisted with the search, but officers were unable to locate the suspect. The investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-03309
Jun 3, 12:58 AM. 1600 block of West Valley Bl
Officers responded regarding an armed robbery. Two Hispanic adult males entered the Valero station and ordered the clerk at gunpoint to open the register. After taking lottery tickets, Zig Zags, cigarettes and approximately cash, the suspects fled westbound from the business on foot. No vehicles were seen or heard leaving the location. The investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-03299
Jun 2, 2:03 PM. Area of Cooley Dr and Mt Vernon Ave
An officer conducted a traffic stop after observing a Vehicle Code violation. The subject was riding a motorcycle and a brief pursuit ensued. The subject was found to have a suspended license. During the stop, the subject became uncooperative with officers and did not comply with their commands and was taken into custody by force. The subject was arrested for resisting arrest and was booked into County jail. Report # 15-03285
Jun 2, 10:58 AM. 600 block of North Mt Vernon
An officer assisted Code Enforcement with an inspection. While on scene, a subject was found to have a warrant and was arrested. The officer was attempting to place the arrestee into the rear seat of a police unit when he became uncooperative, kicking the door toward the officer, and when the door was shut, the subject began kicking the window. The subject was put into further restraints and booked into County jail. Report # 15-03275
Jun 1, 10:04 PM. 1000 block of East Washington
Officers responded regarding a suspicious subject. While officers were enroute, the caller advised dispatch that the suspect mentioned having a gun. Officers located the vehicle and subjects and initiated a felony traffic stop. A clear plastic replica handgun was located in the vehicle. Two suspects were arrested for outstanding warrants and a third was released. Report # 15-03266
Jun 1, 2:46 PM. 900 block of North Pennsylvania Ave
Officers responded regarding a Child Protective Services follow-up. Officers located a child with a serious burn to her arm. The mother advised that the burn was an accident, caused by a curling iron. The burn required medical attention, which the mother had not yet obtained. The child was transported to Loma Linda University Medical Center for treatment. Child Protective Services was contacted and asked to respond to the hospital. The case was forwarded to the Detectives division for follow-up. Report # 15-03253