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Scanner Reports 12-3-12
updated: Dec 03, 2012, 7:00 AM
By Roger the Scanner Guy
Hair We are anutter Monday. 22 Or So more Shoplifting Daze toward Christmas, it's been raining off and on a few days now, the Depression is setting in some people I see it in their eyes, mine has always been around Thank the Good Dog for that. I'm used to it pretty much.
Things are back to normal around the old Homestead I'm back to being treated like dirt and that is the way it has always been it used to feel normal, but it don't anymore. I don't like it anymore so I have to make changes to take care of myself, more than likely those changes will come before I can change them anyway.
On Saturday as I was going to Panaderia Veronica, a lite rain was falling as I was passing the front porch next door I heard someone say "If you have any spare change at all you could make the day of a poor homeless person." I turned and there were five grown men who looked very healthy, I burst out laughing in their faces. I don't have any spare change anymore and it's not my problem that they are houseless. Some people out there are really hurting I wouldn't hesitate to help someone I knew was down on their luck but these guys looked like a bunch of con men and they ain't getting a dime outta me.
Barry Berkus Very nice man The Galleria was one of his projects it never seemed to really make it off the ground but I think the location had a lot to do with that. I was the Day Time Security Guard there when it first opened. I worked for a security company that is no longer in existence here in Santa Barbara "WBC" Security. People used to ask me what WBC Stood for and I always answered We Blow Cheap, we did too. I made 3.50 cents an hour working there. My favorite memory is when the Chicago Bears won the Super Bowl I had to work so I got rid of the elevator music and broadcast the game full blast over the PA System. Barry wasn't there that day. There were a lot of neat people working there I'm sure most of them became successful in life and some probably read Edhat today. I still work for WBC even though the company no longer exists.
Seems like there are a lot of assaults lately must be the rain kinda like my hometown get drunk on Saturday night and knock the HELL outta each other. That was about all there was to do especially in the Winter time. The only thing I really miss was keeping my beer cold in the snow. A couple hours buried in the snow pop it open and enjoy the coldest beer in the world it was Heavenly. More of the Good Old Days that I miss.
Hair is your Scanner Reports, FRYday:
Back parking lot of Rabo Bank 914 Carpinteria Ave. Homeless Types raising HELL.
Suspicious Vehicle in the 800 Block of North Salsipuedes.
100 Block of West Arrellaga stolen auto.
700 Block of Wynita Ave. 459 Burglary to res scumbag that got away. Hispanic male adult 6' 230 pounds wearing blue pants top last seen running on Meigs.
Check the Welfare of a woman who could not make it to the door 600 Block of Pilgrim Terrace a little while later SBPD Officer requested Adult Protective services.
I heard this one without any other information, "She is walking to the bus stop on Pioneer under the influence of Crystal Meth hand in hand with her 2 year old daughter."
200 Block of West Ortega 415 someone refusing to leave.
2 Vehicle accident involving a non-injured pregnant female Los Positas Southbound offramp on highway 101.
Drunk in the middle of the street trying to touch or grab Christmas Parade Floats as they go by, 708 State Street he went bye too!
Report of a Chevy pickup truck chasing a Lincoln Town Car Taxi up 154 toward the casino.
Oh Wow it's 4:20pm.
Fight Brewing report of 10 Hispanic male juveniles running South on State Street.
SBPD code 4 (all is well) with 4 subjects 200 West Ortega.
Traffic Accident near Refugio vehicle almost to the waterline one subjects arm is almost severed off 2 patients.
Scanner Reports, Saturday:
Early Saturday morning 300 Block of Consuelo Drive 12500 (Driving without a license.) 23152 Drunk Driver, 415 Domestic.
"East Bound near Rucker Road carrying a gun headed toward La Purisima Mission." White male adult with a gun".
Check the Welfare at PUFF, Patient in room 116 wants a new nurse.
415 Domestic 242 Assault 300 Block of East Arrellaga.
First Block of West Constance stolen vehicle.
Medical Emergency Fall Victim Hollister at Fairview.
400 Block of Santa Fe Place theft investigation.
Female with a gun "Oh HELL Nooooooo!" Carlo Drive at Calle Real. It's bad enough having a guy pull a gun on you but a woman I'd run from probably wouldn't get far but I'd try!
415 Domestic in City Lot 10 woman is sitting in the car waiting for her man to come back and take her home. He was last seen walking away from the parking structure. I wonder if she is still waiting?
In front of the Wine Valley Inn a Black male adult was on top of and beating a Black female adult he is 6'2 230. Now that is what I call a real Wanna Be Man!
Medical Emergency subject collapsed Calle Puerto Vida and Cabrillo.
300 Block of Anacapa medical emergency seizures.
A tree fell East Valley Road at Pepper blocking.
Corner DLG and State Street Homeless Type yelling and threatening.
415 Harassing Elderly female on bus bench Milpas 800 North suspect Black male adult 40's.
2 Males drinking behind Pet Co 19 South Milpas.
Check the Welfare of a female in a wheel chair State at Micheltorena.
415 Verbal argument over a dog off leash Girsh Park.
I have no idea which Sycamore Street or Road, or Drive, 459 to home discovered on one of the many Sycamores in our county a 459 Burglary female seen running from the home. I wonder if the gal was a squatter, I swear (no pun intended). You know someone who breaks into a home and lives there? Yea that is what I meant. Anyway awhile back year or two there was a female squatter that was squatting in a guest house off Storke way out there.
The Saturday morning Warrant Club was held this week at Alisos and Indio Muerto there was 2 or 3 fellas there with warrants.
Vehicle theft in the 5900 Block of Birch.
Elevator Rescue at Nordstrom.
A 242 Assault reported at Vista Del Monte I thought I heard this dispatched twice and I wonder what happened. There was an Elder Abuse Call there not too long ago.
Rollover traffic accident in the Gaviota Tunnel.
Greyhound Bus broke down 200 South Milpas right in the middle of the street. Thought I heard police officer say someone near the Habit was throwing rocks at the bus. It must have been another call because I went out there and didn't see anyone doing that.
Check the Welfare of a Homeless Type being dragged down the street by other Homeless Types 500 Block of State Street.
Suspicious Female with pocket knife in Crown Liquor parking lot 2 North Milpas.
Voluntario at Cacique 242 Assault, 484 Theft Female assaulted male and took his wallet, somehow I think there is more to this.
On Camino De Vida a threats investigation.
415 Domestic on Willow Springs male held down female and took her keys.
Subject with a gun in a black Mustang at Alamitos and Mallard.
I was a falling asleep listening to a 415 Domestic near or in a Fire Station but have no idea where it was.
Scanner Reports, Sunday:
Code 40, Drunk raising HELL at Starbucks 200 West Carrillo Don't know how far this went I heard police request a supervisor and suspect thought he was having a heart attack. Also heard besides being drunk he was stealing food, it sounds like he might have been out of control.
Code 40, Drunk walking toward Chase Bank on State Street wearing a blue blazer, tan pants, and a red tie. Code 3 Fashion Police responding!
415 Homeless Type disturbing outside the Fish Enterprise in the 200 Block of State Street ongoing problem same person.
Someone was coughing up blood on New Love Street.
SBPD in the Milpas Underpants.
Medical Emergency Seizures in front of Cacique Street shelter in the pouring rain.
Some Type of 415 at a Rite Aid don't know which one someone got their picture taken and did not like it. Sounded like a camera was taken away or there was a fight not sure exactly what?
East Bound on Highway 154 just East of San Antonio Creek Road Mud Slide of sorts.
Heard this early in the morning have no idea of where the call originated from, " The Father of the 1144 would like to ask you a question." 1144 is death.
Medical Emergency 1400 Block of Foxenwood laceration.
No Address or area on this one "Check the Welfare of a female 65 years of age who has cancer and was recently given a certain amount of time to live.
Assault Victim with a head injury 53 South Milpas near Jacks Bagel.
Check the Welfare of the subject at Amtrak talking to himself. What in the world am I doing there?
25 East Anapamu ongoing illegal camping problem leaving messes.
900 Block of Castillo Medics requesting code 2 police for a combative patient.
Some kind of 415 Argument in the 6700 Block of Del Playa.
Someone refusing to leave a business in the 5700 Block of Hollister.
Highway 101 at Cat Canyon multiple vehicle accident.
That's it outta me for now Have a wonderful Monday and Dog Willing I will see you on Wednesday. Roger
Comments in order of when they were received | (reverse order)
2012-12-03 07:18 AM
Why didn't she just rob him the accepted way--by pretending to like him until he runs out of money?
2012-12-03 07:53 AM
So I just read that the homeless guy who that NYC cop bought a $100 pair of boots for is still walking around barefoot and says he has the boots hidden because they're worth a lot of money. Also, he's ticked off that the story went viral around the world without his permission. He doesn't care about the privacy issue, he just wants his "piece of the pie". Obviously some mental health issues there. I feel bad for the cop who spent his hard earned money on those boots. And for the unstable homeless guy who apparently is a veteran. I know several guys who were great, well adjusted guys before they went to Viet Nam but they came back damaged for life. Wonder if that's the case here. So sad no matter what the cause.
2012-12-03 09:42 AM
"drunk...wearing a blue blazer, tan pants, and a red tie...".
Too funny. I know exactly who that was. He was at the Sportsman Lounge for the annual Guest Bartender Day. He and his brother looked like they just raided Goodwill.
2012-12-03 09:57 AM
22 shoplifting days left!! Super funny Roger
2012-12-03 09:57 AM
How come no one is talking about the end of the world?
2012-12-03 12:13 PM
It's the End of thee World? Again? So Soon? I think it's the end of those Panga Boats comming over here maybe see ans that what that murdering punk did is basically invading the USA by killing one of our own. It might be the end of his world. @657 Maybe there was something she didn't like about him maybe he grabbed her. Bummer about the boots but live and learn This morning because I turned down giving money to those con men the other day they started calling me names and laughing at me..Some people are grateful for help some people are scum bags.. If I were a serial killer I'd go up to that guy complaining about the boots the police officer bought him and I'd chop off his feet take the boots back and say "See there you didn't need the boots anyway jerk!"
2012-12-03 01:23 PM
"Why didn't she just rob him the accepted way--by pretending to like him until he runs out of money? "
LOL! Awesome comment. So funny (and I am a female) hahaha
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