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...]

Police Announce “Shop with a Cop”

The annual Mesquite Police Department event “Shop with a Cop” will soon be coming to town. Every December the Mesquite Police Department hosts the “Shop with a Cop” event for local youngsters. This December 17th children who were carefully pre-sel … [Read more...]

MPD urges community to use holiday safety tips

The Mesquite Police Department wishes to extend our best wishes to all during this holiday season. Unfortunately, during the holidays we see a rise in various crimes. Whether it is in your neighborhood or at a local shopping center, awareness is the … [Read more...]

Juveniles Charged For Weapons Offense

On Friday, November 7, Mesquite Police Officers responded to the area of Second South and Jensen Park, reference a report of male juveniles firing gun shots from a moving vehicle. The information officers received was that multiple shots from a … [Read more...]

Narcotics Investigation Arrest

On Friday, November 14, Mesquite Police Narcotics Detectives served a search warrant on a Mesquite residence and concluded a lengthy narcotics investigation. The investigation resulted with a seizure of marijuana, marijuana seeds, drug paraphernalia, … [Read more...]

Couple Arrested For Attempted Burglary

Sunday, November 9, The Mesquite Police Department received a call from a local business owner who reported a suspicious person attempting to open one of the doors to their business. The business owner reported the suspicious person quickly left the … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Thank Trunk or Treat Participants

During the night of ghouls and goblins, hundreds flocked to the Mesquite Recreation Center to collect their delicious candies, while others displayed their creative Halloween trunks. Eight spooky trunks were awarded with "The Splash Pad" gift c … [Read more...]

New Joining Forces campaign started Oct. 19

Find a Sober Ride This Halloween or Police Will Find One For You Statewide Officers Focus on Drivers and Riders Under the Influence Oct. 19-Nov. 3 Halloween can be as much fun for adults as it is for children. Costume parties are often the … [Read more...]

Mesquite Night Out tonight at Rec Center field

Starting at 5:30 p.m. the community is invited to the Mesquite Recreation Center field at 100 W Old Mill Road. Everyone is invited and encouraged to bring family and friends to enjoy games and complimentary food while watching demonstrations by … [Read more...]