Tracy police responded to 178 calls for service on Monday, Aug. 9. The following is a sample of those calls.
1:54 a.m.: A caller reported a person who parked near Talley Park, 1440 Dove Drive, was wandering the park. Police couldn’t find the wanderer but did issue a parking citation on his vehicle.
5:36 a.m.: Medics and police were called to an accident on MacArthur and Yosemite drives. At least two cars and a bicyclist were involved, and the cyclist, who was transported to a local hospital, had a broken leg.
9:06 a.m.: Someone reported a homeless man sleeping at the back door of Century 21 M&M Associates, 912 W. 11th St.
10:46 a.m.: A man on the 100 block of Portola Way said that his girlfriend forged his name and stole money from his bank account.
11:53 a.m.: A caller requested extra patrols in the area of the 4300 block of Famoso Lane because of a man who had been walking around in the past couple days. Police entered the info into the department’s beat management system.
12:18 p.m.: A catalytic converter was stolen from a vehicle on the 400 block of Fischer Court.
1:16 p.m.: Extra police patrols were requested after a caller’s granddaughter saw men in a car driving around the 1500 block of Annie Way trying to break into vehicles.
3:22 p.m.: Someone at Quik Stop, 1153 Lincoln Blvd., reported that the store received 10 counterfeit $20 bills.
3:55 p.m.: A woman with blond hair and a man ran out of Costco, 3250 W. Grant Line Road, with a bag full of what looked like electronic gear. Security couldn’t catch the couple before they made it into a Mitsubishi Galant. Police checked a house associated with the car’s license plate but found it was vacant.
5:14 p.m.: Police arrested a man who was in front of a business on the 700 block of West 10th Street in violation of a restraining order. The man was also throwing things at the front of the business.
6:48 p.m.: A caller reported a motorcyclist with a “red mohawk” helmet was driving recklessly through traffic near Corral Hollow Road and Lowell Avenue.
7:10 p.m.: Teenagers were reportedly climbing in a tree at Stevens Park, 200 Mount Eden Court. The caller said that it was a recurring problem, but the teens were gone when officers arrived 38 minutes later.
8:04 p.m.: A caller from West Valley Mall, 3200 Naglee Road, reported breaking up a fight between two groups of people wearing red and blue. The caller said that the fighters left the mall, but a caller on Kavanagh Avenue reported that the same people were in a fight about 15 minutes later.
8:14 p.m.: A license plate was stolen from a car on the 1300 block of Michael Drive.
9:17 p.m.: A caller said teens were throwing eggs at passing cars from the Stone Pine Apartments complex, 227 W. Grant Line Road.
11:30 p.m.: A group of people reportedly had a trash fire going in an alley between Manzanita and Kavanagh avenues.
• 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.