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Scanner Reports 12-4-13
updated: Dec 04, 2013, 7:00 AM

By Rger the Scanner Guy

Was reading the comments from an Edhat Thread the other day and one of them said something like "Too bad all you non gang injunction lovers don't live down here in gang territory and get harassed every day and experience what we go through." One of those comments meant to get goats. Will I'm not a politician. I'm not going to try and sell you WHY I don't think an injunction will work. What's the use? The Chosen Ones will just cut me down like they do everyone that disagrees with their way of life. The gang mentality within the comment section of that thread was totally overwhelming. There are gangs all over this world not just in the obvious places. They may not physically harm you but they will blast you with abusive words if you do not agree with them. If you work together you might find yourself out of a job.

Man, my experience with gangs and being terrorized are off the friggin charts. All my life I have dealt with that, but in reality the only gangs that really terrorized me are not street gangs. I relate to some of them because I too have been treated like dirt by bullies and haters. I'm against the injunction because I don't think it will stop violence. There might even be more violence. I heard on KEYT a couple weeks ago that Oxnard's Police Chief said that their injunction isn't working.

I remember being for the 3-Strikes law. I went out and passed out flyers in favor of it, asked people to sign a petition in support of it. It went through and there was some weird things happened there. 3 Strikes did not have to be 3 felonies it could be one felony and 2 misdemeanors. I saw a couple people get 25 to life on Shoplifting charges, charges of possession of small amounts of drugs. There has been a lot of abuse of the 3 Strikes Law thru the years, so now when something like this comes up I not only question it I analyze the HELL outta it but that's just me, my opinion. I'm so happy that we call all have our differences of opinions here on Edhat and still get along.

Have a Great Hump Day Hairs thy Blessed Scanner Roni Reports, Monday:

  • Female down to the front of Bethel House at 24 West Arrellaga she collapsed.
  • Medical Emergency in the female dorm at Casa Esperanza never heard what it was.
  • 2300 Block of Lillie Ave 415 Domestic.
  • 8-10 Homeless males disturbing passersby near Dargan's.
  • Female shoplifter at Sears 23 More shoplifting days till Christmas.
  • 1400 Block of Santa Rosa a woman wanted to file a 242 Assault report against someone.
  • Man hiding in the bushes in the 4000 Block of La Colina across from Bishop Diego High School they caught up with the guy yesterday.
  • Neighborhood Watchers have been keeping their eyes out for him and I believe they finally caught up with him this time.
  • The cash box was ripped off from Santa Barbara Valet in the 800 Block of Santa Barbara Street.
  • Subject with dogs disturbing at Cota and State Street.
  • Dog Bite investigation in the 1200 Block of DLV.
  • Small fire in floor of home in the 1600 Block of Gillespie, there was a report later on about electrical burning odor in that block possibly associated with two other residences. I never heard the outcome of that.
  • 700 Block of East Cota shirtless 45 year old code 40, male refusing to leave SBJH property it was a suspicious circumstances call leading me to think that the man was there for the kids.
  • Orange Ave, a subject pounding on someone's door trying to get in occupant doesn't know the subject.
  • Homeless fighting inside of McDonalds 1213 State Street.
  • Out of control drunk at Jack in the Box 6800 Block of Hollister.
  • Dog Bite investigation at the Douglas Family Preserve.
  • Code 2 Medics requested at Foodland SBPD on scene unknown circumstances.
  • Bicycle accident near Goleta Beach shoulder injury.
  • Check the welfare of a subject down at Haley and Milpas.
  • Some type of police activity 1100 Block of Laguna someone was taken into custody.
  • 242 Assault investigation at the station.
  • Someone refusing to leave the Biltmore.

    Scanner Roni Reports, Tuesday:

  • 415 Domestic between a mother and daughter over property they're probably playing monopoly in the 900 Block of East Gutierrez.
  • Gang and Police activity Nopal at Gutierrez code 3 Police responded for back up because it sounded as if a group might have been advancing on the officers.
  • Theft investigation in the 1300 Block of State Street.
  • Check the Welfare of a guy calling in for himself at Valerio and Robbins says he's hearing voices.
  • Check for a guy stealing electricity from a city electrical outlet near the Farmers Market downtown.
  • SBPD was checking on a group highway 101 Southbound Castillo off-ramp, campers.
  • Loud music in the 300 Block of West Carrillo.
  • Illegal campers in an RV in the parking lot at 824 Cacique Street.
  • 261 Investigation at the West Side Clinic, Rape.
  • Man attempted to hang himself on Santa Rosa near a winery last reported to be walking East.
  • Drunk female with dog in traffic somewhere on Foothill.
  • Illegal camper in a van in the 600 Block of Garden.
  • Reporting Party at Foot Patrol office reporting threats of vandalism by neighbors.
  • Vehicle into a building Colonial apartments in IV.
  • Carbon Monoxide alarm going off at a business in the 100 Block of Figueroa.
  • SBPD on a group at Ortega Park.
  • 2900 Block of Mission Drive Solvang medical emergency for a head injury.
  • 1100 Block of Punta Gorda probation check.
  • Suspicious circumstances at Cash Now in the 3600 Block of State Street.

    That's enough outta me for now. Had a heck of a day running around paying rent, bills, getting groceries I messed around with a store detective for a while. I think he thought I was homeless and he totally followed me around this store for a good hour. It was fun I enjoyed it. You know what sucks though, picking out birthday cards. Blah! It takes a long time to find the right one, and then when you finally do, it costs five BUCKS! Where the HELL'S my senior discount I look older than Moses! Anyway have a Great Hump Day and Dog willing We Will see you on FRYday. Later, Roger


     

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