The Tribune provides coverage of serious crimes every day on its news pages. Here is a look at some of the other, more unusual calls as found in recent police logs from Pismo Beach and Paso Robles. For more, visit http://sloblogs.thetribunenews.com/whatsyouremergency/.
Young love on display
6:38 p.m. May 8, Bosinger Park in Pismo Beach
A couple in the park was displaying inappropriate behavior, and families were leaving because of it. Officers arrived and turned over the two juveniles to their parents.
7:12 p.m. May 8, Airport Road in Paso Robles
A girl said a vehicle was following her as she walked southbound on Airport Road. The girl said it might be her mother’s vehicle, as she left the house possibly without permission. Officers talked to the mother, who said she was indeed following the juvenile.
8:45 p.m. May 8, Niblick Road in Paso Robles
A citizen said there was an injured deer in the eastbound lanes, about 100 feet from the intersection with South River Road. The citizen said she contacted a wildlife agency and would stand by until they got there.
An officer told the woman if she needed to leave or the wildlife representative didn’t show up, the officer would take the call. The woman said she did not like the outcome presented to her if the officer responded.
Paying it forward
11:49 p.m. May 9, 611 Five Cities Drive in Pismo Beach
A man’s credit card was declined, and he had no other way of paying his bill at Denny’s. Employees asked police to respond. Another patron then handled the bill.
1:54 p.m. May 11, 277 Stoney Creek Road in Paso Robles
A resident reported a strong chemical-type smell coming from the apartment below her. She said it was an ongoing problem and that there was heavy foot traffic and younger subjects living in that apartment.
Officers checked and said there was no criminal activity. Fingers and toes were being fashioned.
8:37 a.m. May 12, 300 block of Placentia Avenue in Pismo Beach
A homeowner received notice that his property had exceeded the water limit. He went to the home and discovered the hose had been on full blast. The hose was behind a gate of the vacation home, and the landscapers had not been there for a week.
Yo quiero dog catcher
1:13 p.m. May 13, 239 Park Ave. in Pismo Beach
A small, black “Taco Bell” dog was seen in the road. A citizen was concerned it would get run over by a car.
— Larissa Doust