Tracy police responded to 157 calls for service Thursday, Aug. 5. The following is a sample of those calls.
12:26 a.m.: A group of young men were trespassing in a vacant home on the 400 block of Cherry Blossom Lane.
2:49 a.m.: Two kids were cited for being out at night in the Tracy Sports Complex, 955 Crossroads Drive. They were released to their parents.
4:21 a.m.: A caller from Seven-11, 455 W. Grant Line Road, complained that a man in dreadlocks continued to harass a female customer well after he was told to leave the shop.
9:43 a.m.: A caller on the 800 block of Applegate Court said that she found evidence that someone tried to burn down her house the night before.
10:58 a.m.: A caller on the 1600 block of Duncan Drive reported a loud argument between a man and a woman.
11:47 a.m.: A caller from Kaiser, 2185 W. Grant Line Road, said a patient was wandering around and extremely disoriented, and the woman left in a car toward Corral Hollow Road.
12:43 p.m.: Police warned a transient woman who was yelling at people outside SaveMart, 1950 W. 11th St.
3:05 p.m.: A caller on the 2100 block of Ashley Lane reported a home burglary in progress. The caller said a black man was looking into a neighbor’s house, but when police arrived no one related to the alleged crime was there.
4:45 p.m.: A caller said that he found his stolen van parked at Chevron, 3400 N. MacArthur Drive.
5:16 p.m.: The visitors of two patients got into a fight at Heritage Place, 355 W. Grant Line Road.
6:08 p.m.: A man driving a plain brown truck claiming to be from Comcast tried to get into a home on the 1400 block of Locust Drive, but Comcast confirmed to police that the company only sends out field reps in marked Comcast vehicles.
6:51 p.m.: A U-Haul truck that tried to pass under an overhang at the Townhouse Motel, 607 W. 11th St., couldn’t fit and ended up smashing the overhang.
7:47 p.m.: Police checked several homes on the 800 block of East Sixth Street for squatters who frequent the neighborhood.
7:53 p.m.: A caller at the Tracy Sports Complex, 955 Crossroads Drive, complained that an ice cream vendor who was shooed away the day before had returned.
10:17 p.m.: Someone driving a black Acura hit and knocked down a pole at Hirsch Elementary School, 1280 Dove Drive. The pole was blocking the roadway, and police arrested someone in the car, which originally drove away from the scene.
• This column includes a sample of items as reported in the Tracy Police Department dispatcher’s daily log. Additional information is based on reports from officers and other law enforcement agencies. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.