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Police Blotter

Oct. 1, 6:27 p.m.

Police received a report of a bobcat sighting.

Oct. 1, 10:51 p.m.

A suspected drunk driver, who was reported driving in the wrong lane and hitting a street sign, was determined to be a diabetic with low blood sugar.

Oct. 2, 8:32 a.m.

Police received a report of a fire at Boulder City Landfill, in the recycling building. The fire was extinguished.

Oct. 2, 8:59 a.m.

Police received a report of two bikes stolen from a garage overnight.

Oct. 2, 7:25 p.m.

Police received a report of a man hanging from the side of the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge. Police could not locate the man upon arrival, but suspected he jumped.

Oct. 2, 8:17 p.m.

A man contacted police to report a gun stolen from his father’s vehicle.

Oct. 3, 1:33 p.m.

Police issued citations after people were reported trespassing and riding dirt bikes at Boulder City Motocross.

Oct. 3, 7:08 p.m.

Police received a report of a downed power line.

Oct. 4, 12:46 a.m.

Police received a report of a bobcat at St. Jude’s Ranch for Children.

Oct. 4, 7:39 a.m.

Police received a report of a pit bull chasing a student.

Oct. 4, 11:56 a.m.

Police received a report of horses’ tail hair being cut at the corrals. Stall doors were also reported open and a barn flooded.

Oct. 4, 3:39 p.m.

Police received a report of a road rage incident, where a woman closed a car door on another woman’s leg.

Oct. 4, 4:10 p.m.

A woman reported her neighbor threatened her, and when she got home, her flower beds were ripped up.

Oct. 5, 1:21 p.m.

Police received a report of a hit and run in a CVS/pharmacy parking lot.

Oct. 5, 3:15 p.m.

Police received a report of an older male choking a younger male and throwing him to the ground at Boulder City trailer park.

Oct. 5, 10:01 p.m.

A man called police to report his neighbor was throwing rocks at his house, and his wife was hit in the head with a rock. Police responded and found no evidence of damage.

Oct. 6, 6:42 p.m.

Police received a report of a male on a motorcycle giving rides to kids at high speeds.

Oct. 7, 8:32 a.m.

Police received a report of a dead coyote near Railroad Pass Casino.

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.