Police Blotter Sept. 4-10, 2016
Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. This week, there were 151 total incidents in the blotter:
Agency assistance 5
Animal complaint 2
Animal Pick up 2
Background investigation 1
Citizens assist 10
Civil dispute 3
Controlled substance problem 5
Disorderly conduct 1
Domestic Trouble 4
Domestic violence 1
Driving under the influence 4
Found property 1
Hit and Run 3
Juvenile problem 1
K9 search 1
Keep the peace 2
Minor possessing/ consuming alcohol 1
Miscellaneous CAD call record 8
Noise disturbance 3
Person on foot 7
Property damage, non-vandalism 1
Reckless driver 3
Recovered stolen vehicle 1
Stolen vehicle 1
Suicidal Person 1
Suspicious person 16
Suspicious vehicle 4
Theft from vehicle 1
Traffic accident w/o injury 2
Traffic problem 2
Traffic stop 4
Unknown problem 3
Unsecure premise 1
Verbal dispute 3
VIN number inspection 4
Wanted person 2
Weapon Offense 1
Welfare check 7
Traffic Stop: An officer conducted a traffic stop after learning the driver had an active warrant out of Mesquite Municipal Court. The warrant was confirmed and the male driver was arrested and transported to the Mesquite Detention Center where he was booked on the warrant.
Theft from Vehicle: Officer responded to a Hillside Dr. park on a report of a theft from a vehicle. Officer obtained statements from the victims and a report was taken.
Welfare Check: Officers conducted a welfare check on a female subject on Colleen Ct. The female was found to be ok and said she would call the Police if she needed help.
Hit & Run: Officers responded to a commercial parking lot on W. Pioneer Blvd. in reference to a hit and run accident. After an investigation officers identified and located a suspect, who was charged with leaving the scene and obstruction.
Battery on person: Officers responded to a fight in progress on W. Mesquite Blvd. Upon arrival Security pointed out one of the participants leaving in a vehicle. After the Officer made contact with the individual it was discovered he was DUI. Additional charges stemmed from complaints from the altercation.
Agency Assistance: An Officer responded to a medical call on Pulsipher Ln. where a male subject was found to be deceased. The Coroner’s office responded and found the male passed away of natural causes.
Found Property: Officer responded to the lobby of the police department on a report of recovered property. Officer took custody and will attempt to locate the owner.
Domestic Trouble: Officers responded to a local residence regarding damage to property on Riverside Dr. After further investigation an adult male was arrested for domestic battery.
Weapon Offense: Officer’s responded to an E. Pioneer Blvd. casino parking lot for a report of a verbal dispute where a weapon had been displayed and threats made. Officers made contact with all involved parties and a report was completed.
Controlled Substance Problem: Officers responded to a W. Mesquite Blvd. pawn shop for a suspicious male, driving a U-haul truck.
Civil Dispute: Officer responded to a verbal dispute between an adult male and male juvenile on Riverside Dr. The parties were separated and the adult male left for the night.
Domestic Violence IP: Female is reporting a domestic battery that occurred at a local casino on W. Mesquite Blvd.
Trespassing IP: Officers responded to a casino reference a trespass violator. After attempting to speak with the male, he refused to leave property, and was placed under arrest.
Controlled Substance Problem: Officers responded to a Mesa Blvd. hotel in reference to a suspicious circumstance involving a hotel room.
Miscellaneous CAD Call Record: Officer responded to a Moss Dr. residence reference a suspicious situation involving a female who is recently deceased.
Vandalism: An Officer conducted a W. Old Mill Rd. park check and discovered graffiti in the park. A report was taken.
Vandalism: An Officer was conducting a W. Old Mill Rd. park check when property damage was discovered to the trail system lights. A report was taken.
Property Damage, Non Vandalism: An Officer responded to a property damage report on W. Mesquite Blvd. private property. A report was completed.
Fighting: An Officer took a report on a fight on Megan Cir. The suspect was later located and issued a citation.
Domestic Trouble: Officers responded to a domestic on Mesa Blvd. which was no longer in progress. Information was gathered, and the investigation is ongoing.
Welfare Check: Officer responded and conducted a welfare check on an individual on W. Pioneer Blvd. Everything appeared to be normal.
Burglary IP: Officers responded on an unlawful entry burglary on W. Hafen Ln. No property was removed from the business. A report was taken.
Citizen Assist: Police took a report for a harassment complaint.
Citizen Assist: A citizen reported information to an officer regarding family matters.
Wanted person: Detectives located and arrested a male for two outstanding warrants. The male was arrested without incident and transported to the Mesquite Detention Center.
Traffic accident W/O injury: Officer Responded to a minor traffic accident with no injuries. A report was taken.
Theft: Officer responded to a W. Pioneer Blvd. business for a report of a theft. A report was taken.
Domestic Trouble: Officers responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Riverside Dr. There was no violence between the involved parties and both were separated for the night.
Hit & Run: Officers responded to a report of a single vehicle traffic accident hit and run and an accident report was completed.
Controlled Substance Problem: An officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation on Desert Dr. The driver was known to use or possess drugs. A drug odor detecting K9 was used to sniff the vehicle and alerted to the odor of drugs. Drug paraphernalia was later located inside the vehicle. The driver was issued a citation for the traffic violation and for possession of drug paraphernalia.
Domestic Violence IP: Officers responded to a W. Mesquite Blvd hotel for a report of domestic violence. Both parties were highly intoxicated and unable to provide valid statements as to what occurred. There were no injuries or signs of violence between the husband and wife.
Controlled Substance Problem: An officer located a suspicious vehicle parked in a Falcon Ridge Pkwy. business parking lot with two adult subjects sleeping in it. These two adults were later cited and released for possession of marijuana under one ounce (1st offense) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Controlled Substance Problem: Officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation. The driver was arrested for drug paraphernalia. The passenger was arrested for trafficking methamphetamine, obstruction and resisting arrest.
Verbal Dispute IP: Officer responded to a N. Sandhill Blvd. supermarket for a report of a domestic. Officers determined that a domestic did not occur, just a heated argument between a husband and wife.
Theft: Officer responded to a W. Mesquite Blvd. casino for a report of a theft. One individual was arrested for Petit Larceny.
Juvenile Problem: Mesquite Officer responded to a Valley View Dr. school reference a juvenile problem. Information was gathered and a report was taken.
Disorderly Conduct: Officer responded to a family argument on Riverside Dr.
Agency Assistance: Officers assisted CPS with a child safety issue.
Driving under the influence: An officer stopped a vehicle for a minor traffic offense. The driver, an adult female subject, was arrested for DUI-Alcohol (1st offense) and failure
Minor Possessing/Consuming: An officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on Partridge Ln. and W. Hafen Ln. for an equipment violation. The passenger of the vehicle was found in possession of an open container of alcohol. She was issued a citation for the open container.
Civil Dispute: Officers responded to a verbal dispute on Mesa Blvd. Male had left the scene, female stated it was verbal only, no further action.
Trespassing IP Officers responded to an E. Pioneer Blvd. business on a report of a male subject who had been previously trespassed. The male was issued a citation for trespassing and left the property.
Verbal Dispute IP: Officers responded to a Rivers Bend Dr. residence for a report of a verbal dispute. Both parties were separated and agreed to talk later after they have calmed down.
Traffic accident W/O injury: Officer responded to a Mesquite Springs Blvd. complex for a minor accident with no injuries.
Driving under the influence: Officers were called to the area of a W. Old Mill Rd. business on a report of a suspicious situation. Upon arrival they found a vehicle that had been involved in an accident. The driver of the vehicle was later arrested for driving under the influence.
Suspicious Person/Circumstance: Officers responded to a Partridge Ln. residence for a report of a female who was possibly in possession of a large amount of illegal drugs. All parties were interviewed and released. The investigation is ongoing.