Tuesday, May 1, 2018 – Rancho Mirage – 73- No significant activity.


Wednesday, May 2, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 80 – No significant activity.


Thursday, May 3, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 64

Significant Activity:
0050 Hours – Public Intoxication Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to Eisenhower Medical Center regarding a heavily intoxicated subject being uncooperative with security personnel. Officers arrested Lloyd Martinez, 32 years of La Quinta, for public intoxication. Due to Martinez sustaining an abrasion prior to officers contacting him, he was taken to JFK Hospital for a medical clearance. Martinez was then transported and booked into the county jail in Indio.  File #S181230002.


Friday, May 4, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 56

Significant Activity:
2357 Hours – Domestic Violence Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to the Westin Mission Hills in Rancho Mirage reference a domestic disturbance. Natalie Bixler, 35 years of Valencia, was involved in a physical altercation with her husband. Both parties had been consuming alcohol and sustained minor injuries. Bixler was determined to be the primary aggressor and was arrested for domestic violence. She was transported and booked into the county jail in Indio. File #S181240056.


Saturday, May 5, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 55 – No significant activity.


Sunday, May 6, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 40 – No significant activity.


Monday, May 7, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 43

Significant Activity:
1637 hours – Warrant Service Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police Special Enforcement Team conducted a pedestrian check at 32250 Bob Hope Drive in Rancho Mirage and contacted Leon Kirkland, 44 years of Rialto.  A records check showed Kirkland had an outstanding felony arrest warrant for stolen vehicle and possession of stolen property.  Kirkland was placed under arrest and transported to the Riverside County jail in Banning.  File # S181270029.

1718 hours – Assault with a Deadly Weapon – Rancho Mirage Police responded to 70200 block of Highway 111 in Rancho Mirage regarding an assault with a knife.  The investigation showed that the suspect, Jennifer Launder, 43 years of Rancho Mirage entered the residence acting erratically and attempted to stab her son, while he was sitting in the residence with his friend. Both subjects were able to safely exit the residence and no injuries were reported.  Officers recovered the knife and arrested Jennifer Launder for assault with a deadly weapon.  She was transported and booked at the Riverside County jail in Banning.  File #S181270031.


Tuesday, May 8, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 56

Significant Activity:
0033 hours – DUI Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to the intersection of Bob Hope Dr. and Frank Sinatra Dr., Rancho Mirage regarding a single vehicle traffic collision.  Upon arrival, officers discovered the vehicle engulfed in flames and the driver, Nicole Tamez, 20 years of Palm Desert, standing on the south west corner of the intersection.  Officers contacted Tamez and conducted a DUI investigation.  Tamez was subsequently arrested for DUI and later transported to JFK for an okay to book.  Tamez was booked into the Indio Jail.  File #S181280001.

0855 hours – Domestic Violence Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to the area of Dinah Shore and Plumley, Rancho Mirage regarding a report of a female screaming for help.  Upon arrival, officers contacted the victim.  The victim stated that her boyfriend, Brian Kerr, 23 years of Palm Springs, grabbed her and struck her in the facial area.  Kerr was arrested for 243(e)(1) PC and booked into the Indio Jail.  File #S181280009.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 49 – No significant activity.


Thursday, May 10, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 72

Significant Activity:
1250 hours – Trespass and Possession Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to the Agua Caliente Casino in the city of Rancho Mirage, reference a trespass investigation. Officers contacted Peter Anthony Rivera, 38 years of Los Angeles. Incident to arrest, Officers located 4.2 grams of methamphetamine in his possession. Rivera had an outstanding misdemeanor warrant for vandalism. He was transported and booked into the Indio Jail. File #S181300034/S181300045.


Friday, May 11, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 66 – No significant activity.


Saturday, May 12, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 34 – No significant activity.


Sunday, May 13, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 31 – No significant activity.


Monday, May 14, 2018Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 60 – No significant activity.


Tuesday, May 15, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 43

Significant Activity:
1400-Felony warrant arrest at 1600 hours, Rancho Mirage Police conducted a traffic stop on Hwy 111 x Paxton Dr., and arrested Carlos Alonso Padilla Gonzalez, 25, of Cathedral City, for an outstanding felony warrant for vandalism.  Padilla Gonzalez was booked into Smith Correction Facility.  File #S181350030


Wednesday, May 16, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 59

Significant Activity:
1100 Hours – DUI Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to a vehicle driving erratically and hitting the curb in the area of Frank Sinatra Dr. and Hwy. 111, Rancho Mirage. Officers located the vehicle at Frank Sinatra Dr. and Monterey Ave. and contacted the driver, Dolores Zitomer, 70 years of Palm Springs. Field Sobriety Tests were performed and Zitomer was arrested for DUI. Zitomer agreed to perform a breath test, and her blood alcohol content was .12%. Zitomer was arrested and booked into the county jail in Indio jail. File #S181360027.

1833 Hours – DUI Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to Monterey Ave. and Frank Sinatra Dr. reference a DUI driver. Officers located the vehicle traveling northbound on Da Vall Dr. and initiated a traffic enforcement stop. Officers contacted the driver, Joseph Pierce 63 years of Rancho Mirage. Pierce displayed objective symptoms of being under the influence of alcohol and agreed to participate in field sobriety tests. Pierce was placed under arrest for DUI; he agreed to a breath test. His blood alcohol content was .25%.  Pierce was booked into the county jail in Indio. File #S181360050.

2128 Hours – Warrant Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to the Agua Caliente Casino at 32250 Bob Hope Dr., Rancho Mirage, regarding a trespass. Upon arrival, Officers contacted Lucia Serrano, 33 years of Cathedral City. A records check showed Serrano had a felony warrant for vehicle theft and two misdemeanor warrants for drug related offenses. Serrano was placed under arrest and transported to the county jail in Indio. File #S181360055.


Thursday, May 17, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 81 – No significant activity.


Friday, May 18, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 66 – No significant activity.


Saturday, May 19, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 44

Significant Activity:
0742 Hours – Possession of a Controlled Substance/ Violation of Probation Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to a suspicious vehicle call at the Colony Mobile Home Park in the city of Rancho Mirage. Officers arrived and contacted Tarah Blair, 27 of Desert Hot Springs, asleep in a silver Mercedes. Blair was on formal probation with full search terms. A search of Blair and his vehicle yielded 20 grams of methamphetamines, and 5 grams of heroin.  Blair was transported and booked into the county jail in Indio. File #S181390005.


Sunday, May 20, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 33 – No significant activity.


Monday, May 21, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 36

Significant Activity:
1816 hours– Parole Violation Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police Special Enforcement Team conducted a vehicle check at the Agua Caliente Casino, located at 32250 Bob Hope Dr., Rancho Mirage.  Ernest Chavez, 41 years of Glendale was contacted and subsequently arrested and booked at SCF.  File #S181410028.


Tuesday, May 22, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 57

Significant Activity:
2139 hours – Warrant arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to Eisenhower Medical Center at 39000 Bob Hope Dr. in Rancho Mirage regarding drug activity. Officers contacted Marcos Massie, 26 years. A records check of Massie showed he had a felony warrant for assault with a deadly weapon.  Massie was arrested for his warrant and transported to the Riverside County jail in Indio.  File #S181420055


Wednesday, May 23, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 56

Significant Activity:
1132 Hours – Domestic Violence Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to the 70000 block of Chappel Rd. in the city of Rancho Mirage, reference a domestic disturbance.  Upon arrival, officers contacted Adrienne Pakenham and the victim.  The victim and Pakenham had gotten into an argument and a fight ensued. The victim sustained a 1 inch scratch on his left arm.  Adrienne Pakenham was arrested and booked into the Indio jail for felony domestic battery.  File # S181430025.


Thursday, May 24, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 69 – No significant incident(s)


Friday, May 25, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 57

Significant Activity:
2148 Hours – Use of Force / Trespassing Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to 41-000 Bob Hope Drive, in the city of Rancho Mirage, regarding a disturbance.  Officers contacted Miguel Martinez, 24 years of Coachella, at the location. During the investigation, Martinez was arrested for trespassing. As officers attempted to place Martinez into the back seat of the patrol vehicle, Martinez attempted to pull away. Officers took Martinez to the ground causing a small cut to Martinez left eyebrow.  Officers placed Martinez into the back of the patrol vehicle without further incident.  CDF responded and treated Martinez at the scene. Officers did not sustain any injuries during the incident. Martinez was transported to Eisenhower Medical Center for a medical release and then booked at the county jail in Indio for trespassing. File #S181450052


Saturday, May 26, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 41 – No significant incident(s)


Sunday, May 27, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 36 – No significant incident(s)


Monday, May 28, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 43 – No significant incident(s)


Tuesday, May 29, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 56 – No significant incident(s)


Wednesday, May 30, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 70

Significant Activity:
0055 hoursReceiving Stolen Property / Parole Violation ArrestRancho Mirage Police conducted a traffic stop on Monterey Ave. at Frank Sinatra, in the city of Rancho Mirage.  Officers contacted the driver, Waldo Barker, age 42 of Palm Desert, and learned he was on parole for burglary.  Officers searched Barker’s vehicle and person pursuant to Barker’s parole search terms and subsequently located a stolen check in Barker’s wallet and a methamphetamine pipe in his vehicle.  Officers arrested Barker for possession of drug paraphernalia, receiving stolen property, and a parole violation.  Barker was booked at the Riverside County Jail in Indio.  File #S181500002

1755 hours – DUI Arrest – Rancho Mirage Police responded to a report of an intoxicated driver, located at Hwy 111 x Country Club, in the city of Rancho Mirage.  Officers conducted an enforcement stop and contacted the driver, Brianna Price-Orozco-24 years, from Indio.  Officers conducted standardized field sobriety tests of the suspect and determined she was under the influence of alcohol.  The suspect had a blood alcohol concentration of .19%.  The suspect was booked into the Riverside County Jail, in Indio.   File #S181500045


Thursday, May 31, 2018 – Total calls: Rancho Mirage – 52 – No significant incident(s)