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...]

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...]