Los Gatos Police Blotter, Dec. 31-Jan. 2: Stolen Vehicles, Accidents

The following arrest information was provided by the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.


Petty Theft

  • An online report of petty theft was made at 3:43 a.m. Dec. 31 on Alberto Way.
  • An unknown person stole a wallet at 6:22 p.m. Dec. 30 on Lark Avenue.
  • A report of petty theft was made at 2:48 p.m. Jan. 1 on Altura Vista.

Mental Health

  • A report of a mental health incident was made at 9:08 p.m. Dec. 30 on Blossom Hill Road.

Grand Theft

  • Unknown suspect(s) entered a resident's garage and stole a bicycle at 8:36 a.m. Dec. 30 on Wheeler Avenue.
  • An online report grand theft was made at 10:03 a.m. Jan. 1 on Oak Rim Court.

Vehicle Accident

  • A vehicle accident was reported at 7:24 a.m. Dec. 30 on Hicks Road and Shannon Oaks Lane.
  • A minor accident was reported at 7:14 p.m. Dec. 31 on Saratoga-Los Gatos Road and Ridgecrest in Monte Sereno.
  • A minor accident was reported at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 31 at Shannon and Hicks roads.

Found Property

  • A resident found a ring on a sidewalk near 16 No. Santa Cruz Avenue on Dec. 28.
  • Mail was found in the roadway and was collected by the Los Gatos Monte Sereno police at 1:04 p.m. Jan. 1 at Austin Way and Saratoga-Los Gatos Road.
  • A citizen reported finding a bicycle at 8:41 a.m. Jan. 2 on University Avenue.

Stolen Vehicle

  • A vehicle was reported stolen at 4:52 a.m. Dec. 31 on University Avenue.
  • A vehicle was reported stolen at 3:59 a.m. Dec. 28 on Dardanelli Lane.
  • A vehicle was reported stolen at 7:51 a.m. Jan. 2 on Johnson Avenue.

Outstanding Warrant

  • Joe Alex Fernandez, 40, 1:51 a.m. Dec. 31, at Briarwood Way in Los Gatos, for an outstanding warrant.

Vehicle Code Violations

  • Daniel Green, 3:26 a.m. Dec. 30, at Union Avenue and Los Gatos-Almaden Road, for driving with a suspended license.

Property Accident

  • A property accident was reported at 9:29 p.m. Dec. 28 on Blossom Hill Road.


  • A citizen reported his vehicle was vandalized at 4:09 p.m. Jan. 1 on University Avenue.

Commercial Burglary

  • A citizen reported a commercial burglary at 12:04 p.m. Jan. 1 on So. Santa Cruz Avenue.

Public Intoxication

  • Corey Eugene Baker, 58, 9:55 a.m. Jan. 1, on No. Santa Cruz Avenue, on suspicion of being drunk in public.


  • A hit-and-run was reported at 4:47 p.m. Jan. 2 at Los Gatos Boulevard and Blossom Hill Road.

Editor's Note: If charges are dropped or you are found not guilty, e-mail Los Gatos Patch Editor Sheila Sanchez at sheila.sanchez@patch.com. Anyone with tips on local crime may call the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno police at 408-354-8600, report a crime online or call the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office at 408-808-4431.

Irene Aida Garza-Ortiz January 15, 2013 at 12:56 AM
Keep up the good work officers!


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