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Police Blotter

Police Blotter

July 12, 5:28 a.m.

A man called complaining that someone threw a television in his swimming pool. The man said he found the Mitsubishi large-screen television when he woke up. Police helped the man remove the TV from the pool and put it on the curb for Boulder City Disposal.

July 12, 2:20 p.m.

A landlord called police because a woman would not leave an apartment that was not rented to her. The woman was invited by her boyfriend to live there, but he did not inform the landlord there was more than one person living in the apartment. The woman cleared her possessions from the apartment and left.

July 12, 5:48 p.m.

A family’s home was robbed on Cat’s Eye Drive. The homeowners left around 1 p.m. and when they returned the bedrooms and bathrooms had been ransacked. The family believed their window cleaner left the window open and that is how the robbers entered the house.

July 14, 2:05 p.m.

A man was cited by police for painting over a red no-parking space near his house so that his friends could park there. The man told police the area was always painted gray, but red paint could clearly be seen through the fresh paint job.

July 15, 6:37 p.m.

A cypress tree on the corner of Fifth Street and California Avenue burst into flames. The Boulder City Fire Department put out the fire and cut down the tree.

July 16, 9:14 p.m.

A teen was caught by police igniting lighter fluid in the street. The fire was put out and the teen was told to go back inside his home.

July 18, 6:45 p.m.

A man called police claiming an armed man with his dog off a leash threatened him after he was asked to keep his dog away from the man who called the officers. The man with his dog was cited by the police for threatening the other man.

Sssnake season is here

Those walking in their yards, at the park or on a desert hike need to be aware that snake season has begun.

Colon cancer screenings crucial for adults

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men and women and the fourth leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, seven in 10 adults in the U.S. aged 50-75 are up to date with colorectal cancer screening; however, in 2021, the CDC lowered the recommended age for colorectal cancer screening for adults to begin at age 45.

Get to know your thyroid, its function

Did you know that one in 20 people has some kind of thyroid disorder?

Winter brings threat of virus convergence

Our local temperatures may seem mild, but we are facing some colder days and with that comes a winter chill — and sneezing, coughing, sore throat and more.

‘Spoof’ call temporarily locksdown high school

Boulder City High School was placed on a brief lockdown this morning after Boulder City Police dispatch received a “spoofed” all at 9:09 a.m. from someone claiming to be a teacher supposedly hiding from a gunman in the school, according to a city official.