Police Release Report on Residential Burglaries in Mesquite

In recent months, Mesquite has experienced an increase in residential burglaries.  Throughout the last five months investigators from the Mesquite Police Department have responded to and are actively investigating 30 residential burglaries. The … [Read more...]

Five Mesquite Residents Arrested on Drug Charges

On Wednesday, January 28, the Mesquite Police Investigative Services Division (Narcotics Detectives) concluded a lengthy investigation into the sales and trafficking of controlled substances involving multiple suspects within the Mesquite area.  At … [Read more...]

Suspect in Terrible’s armed robbery arrested

Mesquite Police Officers were dispatched to an armed robbery at the Terrible Herbst service station located at 810 W Mesquite Boulevard Sunday, January 25, 2015 at approximately 8:39 p.m. The store clerk was able to dial 911 once the armed suspect … [Read more...]

Police investigate home invasion over weekend

On Saturday, January 24, Mesquite police officers were dispatched to a local residence, reference a home invasion. The adult female victim informed officers that three unknown black males entered her residence through an unlocked rear sliding glass … [Read more...]

Five Arrested for Battery with a Deadly Weapon

On Tuesday, January 20, Mesquite police officers were called to a local residence, reference a battery with a deadly weapon. At the home, officers located a male adult victim who had been attacked. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter Jan. 23, 2015

RESISTING ARREST/DANGEROUS DRUGS – LITTLEFIELD (ARIZONA STRIP)   Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Kurt Michael Richards, 28, of St George, Utah, early Thursday (1/22) evening for possession of dangerous drugs, sixteen counts of possession … [Read more...]

Coffee with a Cop tomorrow

The Mesquite Police Department and Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department have partnered with Jack in the Box to brew up a community event. Mesquite’s first ever “Coffee with a Cop,” is an event where residents can connect with law enforcement over … [Read more...]

Attempted Animal Poisoning

A concerned citizen came into the Mesquite Police Department to report that he found hot dogs that were stuffed with a blue unknown substance. The citizen informed officers that he found the hot dogs while walking his dog at the north end of … [Read more...]

MPD thanks community for donations

Chief Troy Tanner and the men and women of the Mesquite Police Department want to give a heartfelt thanks to the citizens, businesses, and friends of the Mesquite Police Department for their generous donations to the annual Shop with a Cop … [Read more...]

Juvenile Arrested For Burglary

On Saturday, December 6, Mesquite Police Officers were dispatched to a local residence reference a burglary. The homeowner/victim discovered a firearm, ammunition, a golf cart, and other miscellaneous items were stolen from their residence. Officers … [Read more...]