A 27-year-old woman was trying to prostitute herself at Motel 6 on Friday night, Watsonville police reported.
The woman was arrested. Also, a 30-year-old man was arrested for a parole violation there, the 100 block of Silver Leaf Drive.
Watsonville police Sgt. Saul Gonzalez said there isn't a significant prostitution problem in the city.
"We don't get them a lot," he said, adding that Craigslist encounters are more likely than direct solicitation in Watsonville. He added: "I'm sure it happens."
Watsonville Police Log, Sunday, April 8
12:08 a.m.—Two thieves illegally entered the PG&E yard on the 100 block of Walker Street and stole copper wiring worth more than $950.
9:30 a.m.—A vandal keyed a vehicle parked on the 100 block of East Front Street.
6:19 p.m.—A 46-year-old man was arrested for a warrant on the 200 block of Main Street.
6:50 p.m.—A teenager stole two 30-packs of beer from a store on the 1200 block of Main Street, but an employee followed the teen and called police. The boy was arrested and the beer recovered.
8:32 p.m.—A 33-year-old man was pulled over on the 400 block of Rodriguez Street and it turned out he was violating his probation, so he was arrested.
Saturday, April 7
1:15 a.m.—A 31-year-old man was arrested for having an illegal knife and drugs at Motel 6. Officers searched him because he's on parole.
1:31 a.m.—A 21-year-old man was "suspiciously removing items out of a wood container" on Walker and West Beach streets. Police caught him with a methamphetamine smoking pipe.
2:11 a.m.—A wanted man, age 20, was arrested on Holly Drive and Loma Prieta Avenue.
7:57 a.m.—A vandal slashed tired on a vehicle parked on the 100 block of Monterey Drive.
8:04 a.m.—A 14-foot stand-up paddleboard worth $1,700 was stolen from a house on the 100 block of Cherry Blossom Way. The board has a white bottom and blue top.
8:14 a.m.—A car burglar stole from a vehicle parked on the 200 block of Brennan Street.
7:07 p.m.—A man was arrested for having drugs and being high on Walker Street at the Pajaro River levee.
9:13 p.m.—Two men were arrested for parole violations on the 700 block of Lincoln Street.
10:19 p.m.—A 23-year-old man was arrested for DUI after he was pulled over for numerous vehicle code violations. The arrest happened on South Green Valley Road and Lawrence Avenue.
Friday, April 6
12:15 a.m.—A 28-year-old man was arrested for a misdemeanor warrant at the Motel 6 on the 100 block of Silver Leaf Drive. He fled and tried to destroy evidence, and also had drugs with him.
9:40 a.m.—Officers investigated an ongoing vehicle theft case involving employee embezzlement on the 400 block of Rodriguez Street.
1 p.m.—A car was burglarized overnight. It was parked on the 500 block of Tuttle Avenue.
1:33 p.m.—A vandal damaged a vehicle parked on the 100 block of Hope Drive, causing more than $400 damage.
4:19 p.m.—A house was burglarized on the 300 block of Herman Avenue. The burglary occurred between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
8:55 p.m.—A 40-year-old man was arrested for having methamphetamine on the 200 block of Union Street.
11:16 p.m.—A wanted 28-year-old man was arrested in the City Plaza for a curfew violation and a felony warrant.