- Wednesday February 27th, 2013 :: 01:13 p.m. PST
Canyon Country East, Zone 8, Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information. Snap Shot 02/18/2013 – 02/24/2013.
This week in Canyon Country East we had 9 Part-1 crimes.
Of those crimes, there were; 1 attempt rape, 2 assaults, 1 residential burglary, 3 larcenies, 1 vehicle burglary and 1 stolen vehicle.
An attempt rape occurred in the 18000 block of Saratoga Way. As the victim was entering the breeze way leading to the condominium the suspect attacked her and forced her to the ground. The victim fought back and was able to call for help. The suspect ran from the area and forced his way into a nearby residence. The suspect was arrested and taken into custody. Click here for further - https://local.nixle.com/alert/4965565/
An assault occurred in the 29300 block of Spencer Drive. The suspect and victim were involved in a altercation. During the altercation the suspect strangled the victim and began to hit her. The suspect was arrested and taken into custody.
An assault occurred in the 27300 block of Sara Street. The victim claims her mother threw her to the ground and began hitting her.
A residential burglary occurred in the 18000 block of Sundowner Way. Entrance was made through the side garage door. Personal items were stolen from an unlocked vehicle. A larceny occurred in the 29000 block of Abelia Road. Construction equipment was stolen from the rear yard. A theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 16500 block of Soledad Canyon Rd. Personal items we stolen. Two suspects were arrested after they stole bicycles from a residence in the 28500 block of Sand Canyon.
A vehicle burglary occurred in Jakes Way and Sandy Drive. The window was smashed and personal items were stolen.
A 1996 Honda Accord was stolen in the 27500 block of Sierra Highway.
There were 10 arrest made by proactive deputies for various narcotics violations, assaults and thefts.
We have seen an increase of residential burglaries throughout Santa Clarita. In most instances entrance is being made through an unlocked side garage door or unlocked or open garage door.
Always lock your gates leading to your rear yard and deter anyone from entering your property. We have also seen in increase in vehicle thefts and vehicle burglaries. Make sure to always park in well lighted areas and be cognizant of your surroundings. If you see any suspicious activity either close to your home or while you are out shopping, call the Sheriff’s station at (661) 255-1121 or 9-1-1 in an emergency.
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