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Scanner Reports 2-13-13
updated: Feb 13, 2013, 7:00 AM

By Roger the Scanner Guy

I haven't got much sleep lately, I threw my back out. Right in the spine I am in so much pain it's horrible pain. I can't move, I can't sleep it's a real pain in the ars!

I counted somewhere around 30 pages on Facebook concerning Chris Dorner. Most of the pages were in support of him and his actions. To some people Chris Dorner is a hero. While I thought there might be a couple nuts that would support his actions I am shocked that there are so many. It's obvious that people have lost faith in the police. I remember the first time I lost faith in the police I was very young it was Christmas Eve 1962. We were having Christmas Dinner at my Uncle John's house; Uncle John was Chief of police in my hometown. All the adults were drinking and pretty toasted the other kids were running around the house, I was just a little kid. My mom got my dinner it was mashed potatoes, gravy, turkey, green beans, and it was scalding hot. Being drunk, my folks judgment was a little off I was too young to realize that then. My mom wanted me to eat my food right away but it was really hot. I tried to eat the food several times each time burning the inside of my mouth. I put the food back on the plate my mom grabbed the spoon loaded it up and shoved it in my mouth. I still remember the food burning the inside of my mouth. I spit it out she started yelling at me drunk as a wicked old skunk. My father came along and told me that if I didn't eat the food right then he would give me a beating I would never forget. Once again my mom shoveled the scalding hot food in my mouth, again I spit it out. My father grabbed me enraged screaming at the top of his lungs. Everyone stopped their partying the kids stopped running around, the adults stopped drinking all eyes were upon this scene you could hear a pin drop. As my father was dragging me out I saw my Uncle John, he was staring at me as if I ruined his party it was obvious I was an abused kid, I was 4 years old. My father was 34 years old 6'3 180 pounds and solid muscle. My Uncle John did not lift a finger, or utter a word to stop my impending doom he looked at me as if I deserved what was coming to me. My father dragged me up the stairs, out the door threw me in the car. Drunk as HELL he drove home yelling at me all the way. He beat me bloody with his fists, he took off his belt and whipped me with that too he beat me for a while I don't know how long.

The next morning my father woke me up I was very sore. My father was telling me that Santa Claus had been there the night before and he bought me presents for being a good boy. I went to climb outta bed and fell on the floor. I still remember that beating just over 50 years ago. My father beat me a few other times also my Uncle John the Chief of Police never got involved. The worse beating the SOB Ever gave me was when he kicked my stomach bursting my appendix I woke up a couple days later with the scum bag abuser crying and apologizing over and over again. By that time I was 8 years old. Bullied in school every day walking on eggs at home and the only time my Uncle John paid any attention to me was when investigating a crime. You see I had found an outlet for my anger and rage and I was well on my way to becoming an unemotional ruthless SOB just like Dear Old Dad. The last time my father beat me up before he died he shoved me down the basement stairs slamming my head into a metal pole and yanked my arm outta socket. Mom took me to the doctor and the doctor called the police. When my head hit the metal pole I was knocked out for a second, had a bump on my head, I was busted up pretty good. The cops knew I had been abused. It was too little, too late. I stuck to my story of falling down the stairs. My father suffered a brain hemorrhage and a stroke a few months later and died he was 42 years old. I think had that not killed him I would have.

At 6 years of age I had my first contact with the police. I broke the law pretty steady after that even though my father beat me he was scared of me because of my increasing anger and rage. There came a time when he beat me and I stopped crying he didn't hit me much after that. I hated the police back then or anyone else that tried to help me. Where the HELL were they when I needed them? They were not there so the HELL with everything, and to HELL with them too! I drank a lot alcohol, made me brave it helped me do things I would never do sober I was a raging alcoholic as a kid and a lawbreaker. There were a few people that came into my life and had an impact of sorts but every time I picked up that bottle everything went to HELL and I knew I would sooner than later.

By the time I got to Santa Barbara at 22 years of age. I had been kicked out of the military twice, been in jail a dozen times, did some juvi time for violent offences and being just plain nuts. I think the Lord Thy Dog had something to do with it all because between AA, Newhouse, Santa Barbara, a couple Santa Barbara cops I started to change. I didn't drink so much anymore and I started having compassion. Once that scrap came into my life all that other scrap took a well-deserved hike. I was still pretty much an emotional wreck for many years but then all the abuse including having been raped kills a person's soul. While I had periods of serenity the constant homicidal thoughts did not leave me until well into my 40's. Yes the Wood Chipper is only a joke but not for Child Molesters and abusers. I have a special place for them. There's a lot of scrap going on in our world today and the last thing we need is more violence. It ain't going to do nobody any good. I know a few of you out there have lost faith in the Police.

I'm sorry I 'm an old long winded old fart in more ways than one but that's just tough. It's Hump Day!

Here is your Scanner Reports, Monday:

  • The Nora Units had a Code 33 on channel one I stink there was a little drug bust in the 100 Block of Oceano because they requested a black and white for transportation to county jail.
  • Report of a 5150 spreading out his belongings in front of Starbucks 800 Block of State Street.
  • There was an open door suspicious circumstances in the 800 Block of Willow Glen.
  • A motorcyclist down in the center divider between Evans and Padaro on 101 Southbound.
  • A report of subjects in the roadway probably code 40's 800 Block of Chapala.
  • Possible overdose on Rayville Lane.
  • Carpinteria at Holly in Carpinteria minor injury traffic accident vehicle vs bus.
  • 700 Block of North Milpas 5150 female transient 242ed passerby. Reporting party does not want to file charges just wants to make sure she doesn't hit anyone else.
  • 415 Landlord Tenant 1300 Block of Laguna landlord threatening to shut off the water.
  • 245 Investigation, Assault with a deadly weapon Cacique and Voluntario weapon used was a brick victim in Cottage ER.
  • Theft of Gas from the Fuel Depot 5700 Block of Hollister.
  • At Obispo and 4th North County report of electrical pole on fire.
  • 100 Block of North Kellogg subject apparently having a medical emergency crashed into parked cars then ended up on someone's lawn.
  • SBPD was checking out 3 subjects in the 1000 Block of Cacique.
  • On a group at Vera Cruz Park.
  • Semi Overturns on 154 Driver passed away possibly from a heart attack.
  • Female refusing to leave the Shell Station 1000 Block of Coast Village Road.
  • A couple pissers in the parking lot of 21 North Milpas.
  • Medical Emergency for a transient down bleeding from the face 1213 State Street.
  • 20002 Hit and Run State and Carrillo a white Taurus hit a white Chevy Suburban.
  • A little while later a 23152 Driver parked his Jeep Wrangler on that same corner and went into US Bank to get some money.
  • Before he could drive away the SBPD was there, 23152 is a Drunk Driver.
  • A guy who started trouble before at a residence in the 200 Block of South Voluntario was back 602, trespassing.
  • Medical Emergency for a child having seizures at La Cumbre Junior High.
  • Costco had a leak from a nonfunctional compressor. Freon was leaking, Full Fire response and then some.
  • A code 40, drunken idiot attempts to assault a bank teller in the 3300 Block of State Street at Chase Bank. Someone got him down on the ground and detained him until police arrived.
  • Traffic Accident vehicle vs pedestrian Corona Del Mar and Cabrillo, unknown condition of pedestrian.
  • Smokey Haze incense burner 400 Por La Mar unknown of exact source but set off fire alarm evacuated people in attempt to figure it all out never did the Haze disappeared and everyone went home.

    Scanner Reports, Tuesday:

  • An Employee of Macys saw a 417 Suspect who brandished a knife in Paseo Nuevo on Sunday. The employee followed the subject to the 400 Block of State Street and contacted SBPD They took it from there.
  • There was a report of a female down in a parking space in parking lot 11 before Rescue one could respond the woman had walked away.
  • This one hurt Fall victim down the escalator at Nordstrom's. I hope who ever fell down that thing is ok.
  • Bicyclist down in IV
  • Laptop stolen from the 6600 Block of Del Playa.
  • Trailer stolen from the 2000 Block of South Broadway this is a black utility trailer with railing all around it. It has a ca. plate of 4GF3347 It was taken between February 2nd and February the 9th.
  • Vehicle accident on the freeway highway 101 South bound at Patterson.
  • Medics needed the assistance of SBPD to load a combative patient at DLV and Carrillo.
  • Two Medical Emergencies at the same time in the 1500 Block of Castillo one for a fall victim the other diabetic problem.
  • SBPD were on a group at Plaza Del Mar.
  • Report of a woman in her early 60's sitting on a curb with chest pains at 27 East Canon Perdido.
  • A reckless or Drunk driver exited highway 101 at Storke Road and headed for the hills I didn't hear the make of the car.
  • Code 2 Fire and medics foe a dog bite at Coal Oil Point.
  • Report of two aggressive dogs at Hendry's beach running back and forth from the beach to the road.
  • Medical emergency at Harding School for a pregnant female in and out of consciousness.
  • Suspicious Circumstances at Silly Hall they would not say what those suspicious circumstances were but I bet there are a lot of suspicious circumstances at Silly Hall.
  • A 415 disagreement over tree trimming in the 1200 Block of Punta Gorda.
  • Anutter fall victim in the 1200 Block of State Street.
  • Someone took a pee on the Salvation Army at the corner of Turn Pike and Hollister.
  • 331 West Montecito Report of 415 Fight.
  • Didn't get the whole story but someone who was wanted by the Sheriff went through some glass and injured themself there was broken glass and a trail of blood in the 4200 Block of Carpinteria Ave. in Carp. The wanted subject was named Jessica wearing a grey tee shirt and blue jeans she was also apparently bleeding.
  • Last but SNOT least my house at around 4:30 in the morning yelling screaming coming from behind 211 South Milpas the neighbors tell me there is a big homeless camp back there. I heard the yelling at 4:30am also it was really LOUD I was already awake because I injured my back and have been in constant agony for a couple daze. They called it in first, and then I called to warn the police because that is the area where I heard shots fired the other night. Now I know somewhere in Santa Barbara is a homeless person with a real gun. Anyway the police went back there and saw NO ONE I talked to the Neighbors whom are very stable people SNOT 5150 like me and they told me those people were back there. So they must have just taken off before police responded Neighbors tell me these guys go over the back fence at 211 South Milpas almost every night. The shots I heard were two near Circle K Then behind our property Friday or Saturday Night.
  • There were a couple 459 Burglar alarms going off over night at the Chic-Fil-A restaurant on upper State.

    OK That is it outta me. I figured Chris Dorner was going to get it sooner or later did not think it would happen this soon. I still feel that people are losing faith in the police and if you feel like commenting about it I would like to hear what you have to say. The police are welcome to share also. I am sad that Chris Dorner's life ended the way that it did but he really gave the police no choice. Three police officers that had nothing to do with his firing are dead. I find this sort of thing happens a lot with mass killers they don't always get the intended targets. Tuesday was a sad day in California on both sides of the fence. Have a Great Hump Day and Dog Willing We will see you on FRYday. Love Roger


     

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