Road-side trash is another man’s treasure

There are stories in those things people throw from their cars and trucks as they zip down the road. Riding my bicycle, I’ve become acquainted with the flotsam and jetsam along the roads of Curry County. The message of most of the stuff is litterers have no consideration for others: Drink cups and bags from […]

Police Blotter 4/2

About 9:30 a.m. Saturday, police responded to a fight in progress at the 1100 block of Hull. Police determined the dispute involved two women arguing over a golf club, money, and other private property, and that one of the women had swung at the other with the golf club and thrown a bucket through her […]

Police Blotter 3/5

A mobile home park manager called police at 7:30 a.m. Feb. 27 regarding criminal damage to the office window. Police observed a hole consistent with a BB that shattered the tempered glass window without passing through the window pane, causing an estimated $350 damage. • • • Police responded to a stolen vehicle report about […]

Police Blotter 1/16

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: A Clovis junior high vice principal called police about 9 a.m. on Jan. 9 to report that a battery had occurred shortly before Christmas break. A 15-year-old student advised police that he had been hearing rumors around school that he was going […]

Police Blotter 1/14

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: About 9:40 a.m. on Jan. 7, Clovis police responded to a flower shop where an employee indicated that a window had been broken. Officers found three small holes and a crack the length of the window, but could not find any projectiles […]

Police Blotter 12/8

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: About 4:40 p.m. on Nov. 30, police responded to criminal damage at the 1200 block of Chama. Officers found the rear window of a car had been broken and the owner said a witness had observed the person smashing the window. The […]

Police Blotter 10/17

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Clovis fire investigators reported an Oct. 8 car fire at the 1200 block of West Seventh Street looked suspicious but they could not find evidence of arson. The vehicle owner told police he had purchased a 1995 Cadillac DeVille for the engine […]

Police Blotter 8/3

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: A Clovis woman reported late Tuesday that several items were missing from her home at the 300 block of Axtell. The woman said all of her doors were locked but a window to her bathroom was open. A DVD player, assorted DVD […]

Police blotter 6/25

Samplings of recent calls received by the Clovis Police Department, according to police reports: Police responded about 2:30 a.m. on June 15 to the 1300 block of Hickory where a pregnant woman reported that her ex-boyfriend broke into the house and began yelling and pulling her hair with her children present. — Police arrived at […]