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Police Blotter

May 14, 9:18 a.m.

A man called police to report that his son stole his car and bank card.


May 14, 1:13 p.m.

A woman called police to report her 17-year-old daughter’s suicide threats.


May 16, 8:49 a.m.

A person stopped by police for presumably talking on a phone while driving was found to have been eating a doughnut.


May 16, 12:17 p.m.

Police received a report of a semi-tractor trailer rollover on the U.S. Highway 95 on-ramp. The driver received minor injuries.


May 16, 7:35 p.m.

Police received a report of a bee swarm at Veterans Memorial Park.


May 17, 7:26 a.m.

Police recovered a stolen vehicle.


May 17, 10:25 a.m.

Police received a report of a man panhandling in traffic.


May 17, 6:09 p.m.

Police received a report of three juveniles with guns in the desert near Boulder City Cemetery.


May 18, 3:02 a.m.

Police received a report of a FedEx truck on fire.


May 18, 3:37 p.m.

Police received a report of a woman passed out in bushes near Boulder City Post Office. She was given a ride to a Graham Court residence.


May 18, 4:21 p.m.

A motorcycle with two passengers crashed on U.S. Highway 93 North . The passengers received no serious injuries.


May 18, 7:21 p.m.

A resident called police, concerned about hand and face prints on their back door. Police determined it was just dust and dirt from the wind.


May 18, 8:15 p.m.

A 5-year-old was taken to Boulder City Hospital emergency room after being bitten and scratched by a feral cat.


May 19, 1:06 a.m.

Police received a report of an intoxicated man passed out in the alley between Avenue F and California Street.


May 21, 3:27 a.m.

Police received a report of a dead cat in the roadway on Stacey Lane.

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Schools report smooth return

Parents can finally exhale after a long summer of kids in the house as school is back in session in Boulder City. On Monday, Aug. 8, all four schools in town welcomed back students for the 2022-23 school year in an orderly fashion without any mishaps.

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