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
Mar 8, 3:25 AM. 2800 block of South La Cadena Dr
Officers responded regarding a disturbance. A female was reported to be screaming and crying and the caller stated that she was being followed by an unknown subject in a vehicle. Officers contacted the female victim who was bleeding from her face, and was screaming and crying. The female would not provide any information as to what happened, only stating that she was with an unknown subject but would not indicate what had occurred. She would only state that her food stamps were missing. The victim was extremely intoxicated and uncooperative with everyone and she became combative with Colton Fire paramedics, but she was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for treatment of her injuries. An incident report was taken. Report # 15-01318
Mar 7, 12:55 AM. 1800 block of West Valley Bl
Officers responded regarding a subject check. The suspect was found to be wanted on three outstanding warrants. The suspect was taken into custody and transported to County jail. Report # 15-01301
Mar 6, 7:00 PM. Area of Mt Vernon Ave and Olive St
Officers conducted a DUI check point until 3:00 Am the next morning. Two DUI arrests and two warrant arrests were made.
Mar 6, 12:26 PM. 2000 block of North Rancho Ave
Officers responded regarding a domestic dispute. While making contact, the suspect attempted to flee and fought with officers and he was taken into custody by force and he was arrested for resisting an officer and booked into County jail. Report # 15-01281
Mar 4, 8:20 PM. 400 block of West D St
Officers responded regarding a structure fire. The back garage of a vacant residence was found to be on fire and was fully engulfed when officers arrived. The residence was checked and neighbors notified. Colton Fire, Streets Department, and Electric Department were notified and responded. No injuries however the structure was a complete loss. No Report #
Mar 4, 10:36 AM. Area of Washington and Mt Vernon
An officer was on patrol when he located a subject known to be wanted for outstanding warrants. The officer stopped the subject and attempted to take him into custody for the warrants, but he fled on foot into the intersection of Mt Vernon and Washington and was running between cars. The subject was taken into custody by force and was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for treatment and then he was charged resisting an officer as well as the outstanding warrants. Report # 15-01235
Mar 2, 3:42 PM. Area of Mt Vernon Avenue and Washington
Officers responded regarding a multiple vehicle traffic collision. The driver of the vehicle determined to be at fault was determined to be driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol and was later arrested for DUI. One of the other drivers complained of pain to her abdomen and was transported to Loma Linda University Medical Center. Report # 15-01205
Mar 2, 8:50 AM. 1400 block of North La Cadena Dr
Officers on routine patrol conducted a traffic stop and contacted the occupants of the vehicle. While investigating potential drug usage, one of the occupants became uncooperative and had to be taken into custody. While taking him into custody for resisting/obstructing an officer, a female passenger exited the vehicle and obstructed officers. The female was also arrested for resisting/obstructing an officer. A third passenger was going to be issued a citation for a vehicle code violation, however he repeatedly provided officers false names. When officers attempted to detain him for positive identification, the subject attempted to flee on foot a short foot pursuit and struggle ensued and the subject was arrested for assaulting an officer and later found to have an outstanding warrant for robbery in Los Angeles County. The subjects were later booked into County jail. Report # 15-01198
Mar 1, 7:22 PM. Area of Mt Vernon and Cooley
An officer was on patrol when he saw a suspect drive a vehicle (later determined to be stolen) onto the grass of a property in the 800 block of South Mt Vernon. The officer attempted to contact the suspect, but he attempted to flee the area in the vehicle and collided with a tree and lost a tire, making the vehicle inoperable. The White adult male suspect fled the scene on foot and an area check was conducted with negative results. The vehicle was recovered and towed. The investigation is ongoing. Report # 15-01187
Mar 1, 4:56 AM. Area of Mt Vernon and Hillcrest
Officers responded to a traffic collision involving a vehicle versus a pedestrian. Officers found a White adult male subject laying in the roadway with injuries to his legs and the driver was standing by with his vehicle. During the investigation it was discovered that the victim was laying down in the roadway when he was struck by the vehicle. Colton Fire Dept was called to the scene for medical aid and the victim was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for treatment of his injuries, where a blood draw was conducted and the victim was found to have a BAC of .19. Report # 15-01179
Feb 28, 3:00 PM. Area of the Colton Crossing railroad bridge
Extra patrol was conducted in the area while city and other officials and Congressman Jeff Denham took a tour of the area. No Report #
Feb 28, 1:43 AM. 1000 block of South Mt Vernon
Officers responded to Liam’s Bar regarding an intoxicated customer refusing to leave the business and pushing a female bartender to the ground. On arrival one officer made contact with the White adult male suspect who was now outside the bar and the victim identified him and desired prosecution. The suspect became belligerent and uncooperative with the officer, and the officer had to take him into custody by force and was booked into County jail for battery. Report # 15-01161
Feb 27, 8:49 PM. Area of Valley and 2nd St
Officers conducted a traffic stop for vehicle code violations. During the contact, the passenger was asked to exit the vehicle and as he exited the vehicle, a handgun was seen on the passenger floorboard. The subject was detained and placed into handcuffs. During a search of the vehicle, a quantity of cocaine was also located in the vehicle passenger door. The suspect was arrested and booked into County jail possession of a controlled substance. The vehicle driver was cited for vehicle code violations and released. Report # 15-01158
Feb 27, 7:40 AM. 300 block of South Rancho
Officers responded regarding a single vehicle traffic collision into a city owned street light pole. The driver sustained no injuries. City Electric Dept. responded for the down light pole. Report # 15-01145
Feb 25, 8:38 PM. 1900 block of West De Anza Dr
Officers responded regarding a disturbance. Officers learned that a suspect had cut a family member with a broken bottle. The suspect was arrested without incident and booked into County jail for assault with a deadly weapon. Report # 15-01118
Feb 25, 12:39 PM. Area of La Cadena Dr and H St
An officer was on patrol assisted by a Probation officer when they conducted a check of two subjects. One of the subjects was arrested for an active warrant and the other subject was arrested for being a parolee at large. Report # 15-01113
Feb 23, 8:26 AM. 400 block of West M St
Officers responded regarding a welfare check on a dog at the location. Officers contacted the owner of the dog who was extremely uncooperative with allowing Officers and Animal Services Officer onto his property to evaluate the dog's status. He had another dog (large, aggressive American Bulldog) that he refused to put away and threatened that the dog would attack should we enter the property. He also threatened that he had a gun and went into the house several times despite commands not to. The sick/injured dog and the American Bulldog were eventually taken into custody by the Animal Services Officer. The sick/injured dog later died at the shelter; a necropsy will be performed to determine cause. The owner was arrested for felony cruelty to an animal and for criminal threats. Report # 15-01056
Feb 22, 6:08 AM. Area of Crossroads under the I-10 interchange
Officers conducted extra patrol for transients and contacted a subject living under the freeway. He was discovered to be on parole and during a search, he was found to be in possession of various prescription medications which were not prescribed to him. He was also in possession of a loaded firearm. The subject was arrested and booked into County jail. Report # 15-01039
Feb 21, 1:35 PM. 100 block of South 10th St
An officer was on patrol when he observed that unknown suspect(s) cut a hole in the chain link fence to the outside evidence yard. The suspect(s) took cooper wiring that was being stored as found property. Report # 15-01017
Feb 20, 12:38 AM. 100 block of East O St
Officers conducted a check of the vacant property known as “El Patio” and found a subject with a small amount of Methamphetamine and items consistent with narcotics sales. The suspect was arrested and booked into jail. Report # 15-00996
Feb 18, 7:37 PM. 1000 block of South Mt. Vernon Ave
Officers responded regarding an armed robbery. Two armed suspects entered the business and demanded money from the cash register. The suspects then fled to a waiting vehicle and left last seen heading Northbound. Report # 15-00963
Feb 18, 2:49 PM. 1100 block of North Pepper Ave
An officer was on routine patrol when he conducted a subject check of a subject on a bicycle in the Food-4-Less parking lot. Further investigation revealed that the subject was in possession of methamphetamine and he was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, and additionally for a parole violation. The subject was booked into County jail. Report # 15-00958
Feb 17, 3:35 AM. 1000 block of North 10th St
Officers responded regarding suspicious circumstances. The caller fled to a neighbor’s home after her male friend started attacking her. Officers were told that the victim’s male friend of twenty years had come over and assaulted her. The suspect refused to exit the residence, so officers breached the door and entered. The suspect was taken into custody and he was charged with domestic battery and making threats. Report # 15-00919
Feb 15, 10:03 PM. 700 block of West Valley Bl
Officers responded to Colton High School regarding a report of several subjects vandalizing school property. Officers set up a perimeter around the school and the subjects attempted to flee the scene and a foot pursuit ensued. Three subjects were located during an area search and detained without incident. A school official responded to the scene and verified the vandalism. The three suspects, one Hispanic juvenile female and two Hispanic male juveniles were subsequently placed under citizen’s arrest for vandalism and trespassing and released to their parents. Report # 15-00901
Feb 15, 6:34 PM. 100 block of East Valley Bl
Officers responded to a report of subjects fighting at Linkos Bar and the House of Booze where one subject was reportedly seen brandishing a knife. Officers contacted customers from Linkos Bar who advised that an unknown Hispanic adult male subject was intoxicated and trying to fight with everyone. An intoxicated Hispanic female victim stated that she was hit in the face by the suspect while fighting with him, and that the suspect fled the scene in his vehicle eastbound on the I-10 freeway prior to police arrival. Witnesses and the victim stated that no one had a knife or brandished any kind of weapon. Report # 15-00898
Feb 14, 8:39 PM. Area of Grand and Valley
The officer on duty at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center responded regarding a stabbing victim who was brought into ARMC by private vehicle. The victim was uncooperative with the officer, stating he would not be able to recognize the suspects if he saw them again. Officers went to the location where the victim said the crime occurred, however they were unable to locate a crime scene. A crime report was taken and the victim was treated for one non-life threatening stab wound to his back and was kept overnight at the hospital for observation. Report # 15-00875
Feb 14, 5:00 AM. Quality of Life Operation – City of Colton
Two teams of Officers made multiple contacts at camp sites behind the Golf Course, under the I-10 Freeway, and the Valley Blvd. corridor. Officers arrested 14 subjects for possession of drugs or drug paraphernalia, arrest warrants, and trespassing (most booked into County jail). One transient was found to be in violation of a municipal code and cited. Three camp dogs were taken by the Animal Control Officer for adoption. Officers located 27 shopping carts and called Public Works for pickup. Various Report #s
Feb 14, 2:08 AM. 200 block of South 3rd St
Officers responded regarding a possible robbery. Officers contacted the victim who advised that the father of her child had come to her residence. Fearing the suspect would harm her, she entered the back door of her residence and locked the door. The suspect kicked the door in and struck her multiple times, causing traumatic injuries. The suspect then exited the residence, and fled the scene in her vehicle. The vehicle had just been purchased by the victim two days prior and she had no plate/VIN info available. The case was forwarded to the detective division for further investigation. Report # 15-00863

Feb 13, 10:33 AM. 1100 block of North Pennsylvania
Officers responded to conduct a welfare check on the juveniles living at the location. Officers found that the house was completely filled with trash, rotten food and infested with roaches and other insects. The mother (suspect), a dependent adult female victim and an 11 year old female victim were living in the residence. The suspect was taken to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center for evaluation and is to be booked into jail upon her release. The juvenile victim was released to DCFS and the dependant adult victim was released to a social worker. Report # 15-00852
Feb 13, 12:06 AM. 900 block of West Laurel St
Officers responded regarding an alarm activation at Paul Rogers Elementary. Two unknown subjects were seen running north bound from the school. Officers discovered the multipurpose room had a broken window, but a school contact did not believe that anything was missing. Officers were unable to determine if entry was actually made. An area check was conducted but the suspects could not be located. Report # 15-00848
Feb 12, 9:08 AM. 1400 block of Barton Rd
Officers responded regarding a possible dead body. Colton Fire Department was on scene and had already pronounced the subject deceased when officers arrived. The decedent was a 35 year old male with a lengthy medical history. Officers observed no signs of foul play or a struggle. The San Bernardino County Coroner responded to the scene to recover the body. Report # 15-00823
Feb 12, 8:54 AM. 700 block of East Washington St
Officers responded regarding a domestic disturbance. Further investigation revealed that the suspect had struck the victim in the face and chest with his fist, causing traumatic injuries. The suspect was arrested for spousal abuse and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00822
Feb 11, 10:35 AM. 1400 block of East Santo Antonio
Officers responded regarding a death investigation. The deceased subject was a 28 year old male who suffered from alcoholism. There were several large bottles of rum located in the immediate vicinity of the decedent; it is suspected that the subject died as a result of alcohol poisoning. Colton detectives responded to the scene as well. There were no signs of foul play observed at the residence. San Bernardino County Coroner responded to the scene to recover the body. Report # 15-00806
Feb 10, 10:27 PM. Area of Washington and Mt. Vernon Ave
Officers responded regarding a hit and run collision. A driver and one passenger fled on foot and third subject was transported to hospital. A detective was called in to assist and the investigation. On Feb 11 at 8:08 PM, the suspect turned himself in and he was arrested and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00800
Feb 10, 8:08 PM. 200 block of Berkeley Ct
Officers responded regarding a call of a man with a knife. The suspect was contacted outside of an apartment and became combative with officers. The officers had to take him into custody by force. The suspect was seen by paramedics and taken to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center because of high blood pressure. Report # 15-00799
Feb 10, 1:41 PM. 900 block of South Mt Vernon Ave
An officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle after observing a Vehicle Code violation. The driver was found to have an active felony warrant outstanding for failure to appear on a robbery case. The subject was arrested and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00791
Feb 10, 4:08 AM. Area of Camino Real and Fairway
An officer conducted a traffic stop on vehicle for a Vehicle Code violation. After further investigation, involving a positive alert hit by K9-1, the suspect was arrested for possession, transportation, and sales of narcotics. Report # 15-00776
Feb 9, 3:05 AM. Area of Riverside Ave and Key St
Officers responded regarding a traffic collision involving a motorcycle. Officers discovered that it was a single vehicle collision where a motorcycle had left the roadway and crashed on the shoulder of the northbound lanes. One subject was injured, and Colton Fire responded and provided treatment on the driver. The subject was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center where the hospital advised that there were no life threatening injuries. Report # 15-00750
Feb 8, 2:46 PM. Area of Agua Mansa and Riverside
Officers responded regarding over 100 vehicles that were racing in the area. Colton, Rialto and Riverside Sherriff’s department responded. Subjects were eventually forced out of the area. No Colton Report #
Feb 7, 5:40 PM. Area of Mt. Vernon and Santo Antonio
An officer was on routine patrol when he conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for vehicle code violation. The driver was found to be unlicensed and had an active warrant for his arrest. During a search of the vehicle 43.6 grams of marijuana and 8 grams of honey oil (hash oil), were located. The driver was arrested and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00727
Feb 7, 1:31 AM. Area of I-10 at Rancho
Linkos bar now remains open until 2:00 AM and officers patrolling the area conducted several traffic stops on vehicles leaving the area. One stop resulted in a DUI arrest. Report # 15-00714
Feb 6, 5:51 PM. Area of Olive and 7th
An officer was on routine patrol when he was flagged down regarding a subject who was walking into traffic. The subject was located on the railroad tracks, blocking traffic and yelling at passing cars. He became uncooperative when officers attempted to contact him and they had to take him into custody by force. The suspect attempted to kick out the window of the unit. Later, at Colton Police Department, the subject again became combative and during the struggle he bit an officer on the leg. With assistance from Paramedics and AMR, the suspect was put onto a gurney and into soft restraints and transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center. Report # 15-00710
Feb 6, 5:21 PM. 1400 block of North La Cadena Dr
Officers responded regarding a business that called and reported a male subject sleeping in front of the business. Officers contacted the subject and discovered that he is a parolee at large. The subject became uncooperative and officers had to use force to take him into custody. He was booked into County jail for parole violation. Report # 15-00708
Feb 6, 2:00 PM. 600 block of East G St
Officers responded regarding a 911 caller reporting that her boyfriend was being held against his will. The subject called 911 again and reported that she saw a man with a gun standing in the front yard of the residence. Officers arrived and cleared the house at gunpoint. The subject later admitted that she never saw a man with a gun and she was upset with her boyfriend over a recent breakup. She was arrested for filing a false report to Police and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00704
Feb 6, 12:17 AM. Area of Westbound I-10 at Citrus, Fontana
While an officer was enroute to West Valley Detention Center, he came across a traffic collision on the I-10. The officer stopped to check on injuries and safety as the vehicle was in the number 1 and 2 lanes. California Highway Patrol and Fontana PD were notified. CHP advised that they were enroute, Fontana was unable to respond to the scene. Another Colton unit was sent to scene to release the officer to continue with the prisoner. No Colton Report #
Feb 5, 10:12 PM. 1300 block of Porfirio Elias Way
Officers responded regarding a disturbance. The suspect had busted the front door of a residence and fought with victim, who is suspect’s father. The officers on the day-shift had responded to same location earlier in the day, but the suspect was gone. The suspect made threats to kill the victim. Officers arrested the suspect and he was booked into County jail. Report # 15-00693
Feb 5, 11:46 AM. 1300 block of Visconti Dr
An officer responded to the Police counter regarding a victim reporting that her husband choked her and would not let their daughter call police. The suspect was located and arrested for domestic battery. Report # 15-00686
Feb 5, 10:48 AM. Area of Valley Bl and Pepper Ave
An officer was on routine patrol when he was flagged down regarding a suspicious subject. The subject was contacted and discovered to be on parole. During a search, the subject was found to be in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine and was arrested and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00673
Feb 4, 3:22 PM. 1000 block of East Washington St
An officer responded to conduct a subject check near the Del Taco on Washington Street. The subject, was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and being under the influence of a controlled substance. Report # 15-00663
Feb 4, 2:30 PM. 500 block of East Laurel
Officers responded regarding a subject who had been shot. Officers located a subject with a single gunshot to his buttocks. The victim was intoxicated, extremely uncooperative, and he refused to provide a statement. Officers canvassed the scene for any witnesses or. The case was forwarded to the Detective division for follow up. Report # 15-00661
Feb 4, 11:04 AM. 500 block of South Kennedy St
An officer responded to the City of Fontana where Fontana PD was standing by with a male and female who had been involved in a spousal abuse incident in the City of Colton. Photos were taken of the victim's injuries and the male was arrested for spousal abuse and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00658
Feb 4, 10:58 AM. Area of 9th and E St
An officer conducted a pedestrian check and the subject was arrested for an active warrant and additionally for possession of dangerous dirk or dagger. Report # 15-00655
Feb 3, 5:30 PM. Area of Mt Vernon and Olive
An officer was conducting a public service transport when he saw a subject that was wanted for an outstanding warrant. The officer was unable to make contact with the wanted subject at that time and reported the observation to Dispatch. Officers responded to conduct an area check, but were unable to locate the wanted subject. At approximately 6:48 PM, the on duty Animal Control Officer observed the wanted subject near Star Video on Mt Vernon Avenue. He maintained eye contact on the subject until an officer arrived and contact the subject. The subject was arrested for the warrant and additionally for possession of a controlled substance and was booked into County jail. Report # 15-00640
Feb 3 3:55 PM. 1600 block of East Fairway Dr
An officer was on routine patrol when he observed a subject riding a bicycle and he conducted a subject check. The subject was found to have an outstanding parole violation warrant. The subject was arrested for the warrant and additionally for possession of a controlled substance and booked into County jail. Report # 15-00634
Feb 3, 11:45 AM. Area of Rancho Ave and C St
An officer was on routine patrol when he conducted a pedestrian check. The subject was found to have multiple warrants for his arrest and he was also found to be in possession of methamphetamine. The subject was arrested for his warrants and additionally for possession of a controlled substance. Report # 15-00632
Feb 3, 9:00 AM. 800 block of East Valley Bl
Officers responded regarding the report of a shooting that had occurred. Investigation revealed that between Jan 30 and Feb 02, an unknown suspect fired one round at a garage door that faces south towards Valley Blvd. The bullet was located on the ground inside the business and recovered as evidence. Report # 15-00631
Feb 2, 5:21 AM. 2000 block of West San Bernardino Ave
Officers responded regarding a report of a structure fire in an apartment. Officers arrived and gained entry into the apartment ensuring no one inside. Officers also evacuated several adjoining apartments. Colton Fire arrived and determined that a bathroom exhaust fan shorted out causing excessive smoke in the apartment, setting off the fire alarms. No injuries were reported. No Report #
Feb 2, 12:31 AM. 1000 block of Western Ave
Officers responded to assist regarding a report of a shooting with one victim down. Upon arrival officers located a Hispanic adult male victim who had been shot five times in the upper torso. The victim was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in critical condition. Through investigation it was determined the shooting occurred in the city of San Bernardino on the bike trail just east of the Greek Orthodox church. San Bernardino PD responded and assumed the investigation. No Colton Report #
Feb 2, 12:11 AM. 200 block of East M St
Officers responded to assist Colton Fire with a shed fire. Officers arrived and provided crowd and traffic control. The fire was extinguished with minimal damage. No Report #
Feb 1, 3:15 PM. 1200 block of East Washington St
Officers responded regarding a stabbing. The victim is a transient and would only state that he was stabbed at a transient camp. The transient camp was found, but no crime scene could be located. The victim was uncooperative and had non-life threatening stab wounds. No suspect information. The investigation was referred to the Detectives division for follow-up. Report # 15-00597
Feb 1, 3:09 AM. Area of I-10 at Rancho
An officer observed a vehicle make an illegal u-turn and then enter onto the I-10 freeway without turning on its headlights. A traffic stop was conducted and the adult male driver was found to be displaying signs of being under the influence of a controlled substance. The driver was arrested at this time for driving under the influence. An adult male passenger of the vehicle was found to be possession of suspected methamphetamine, and he was arrested for possession of a controlled substance. Report # 15-00589