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 166 total incidents in the blotter:
Agency Assistance 9
Alarm 21
Animal Adopt 1
Animal Bailed Out 1
Animal Bite 1
Animal Complain 12
Animal Drop Off 5
Animal Euth 4
Animal Noise 1
Animal Pickup 5
Assault IP 1
Attempt to Locate 2
Background Investigation 2
Citizen Assist 7
Civil Dispute 1
Controlled Substance Problem 1
Criminal Homicide 1
Dead Body 2
Dead Body
Disorderly Conduct 2
Disorderly Conduct IP
Domestic Trouble 1
Domestic Violence IP 1
Driving Under the Influence 1
False Information 1
Fire 1
Fraud 3
Identification Check 1
Information Report 2
Inspection 1
Intoxicated Person 3
Lost Property 4
Minor Gambling 3
Miscellaneous CAD Call Record 4
Missing Person 1
Noise Disturbance 2
Panhandling 1
Parking Problem 1
Person On Foot 5
Petit Larceny 1
Phone Harassment 1
Probation Violation 1
Property Damage, Non Vandalism 3
Reckless Driver 3
Robbery Alarm 2
Sexual Assault 1
Stolen Vehicle 1
Suicidal Person 1
Suspicious Person/Circumstance 7
Suspicious/Pers 6
Suspicious/Veh 2
Theft 2
TPO/Restraining Order/Subpoena 2
Traffic accident W/O injury 2
Traffic Problem 2
Trespassing 3
Trespassing IP
Unknown Problem 2
Vandalism 2
Verbal Dispute IP 1
VIN Number Inspection 3
Welfare Check 3

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for June 21-27, 2015.

June 21:

Criminal Homicide: Officers responded to the area of Grapevine Road and Mesquite Boulevard reference gun shots.  Officers located a male victim and interview witnesses.

The case was turned over to the Investigative Services Division.

Dead Body: An officer responded to a N Arrowhead Ln residence in reference to a welfare check, the occupant of the residence was found to be deceased of natural causes.

Domestic Violence IP: An Officer responded to a Calais Dr residence for a report of a verbal argument between family members. All involved parties were found to be ok and had been involved in a verbal dispute.

Trespassing: Officers responded to an E Pioneer Blvd casino for a trespass violator. A male subject was issued a citation for trespassing and released with a court date.

June 22:

Property Damage, Non Vandalism: Officers responded to a Mesa Blvd casino reference property damage committed by a guest. A report was taken.

Probation Violation: Officers came in contact with an individual on Riverside Rd who was intoxicated and on Probation. The individual was taken into custody.

Vandalism: Officers responded to a report of graffiti on a W Mesquite Blvd commercial building.  A report was taken.

Fraud: An Officer took a report of the fraudulent use of a debit card. Information concerning the fraudulent use was obtained and a report completed.

Lost Property: Police took a report for a lost wallet on Mesa Blvd.

Property Damage, Non Vandalism: Mesquite Officer was dispatched to a N Grapevine Rd residence reference vandalism. A suspect was located and later arrested.

Intoxicated Person: Officers responded to a call for an intoxicated driver on W Pioneer Blvd. Officer made contact with an intoxicated subject at her residence, negative DUI.

Theft: A individual came to the police department to report a theft on Gean St. A report was taken.

June 23:

Suspicious/Pers: Mesquite Officers responded to a Mesa Blvd residence reference an intoxicated male adult. The male adult was transported to the Mesquite Detention Center to be held until he became sober.

June 24:

Background Investigation: Officer conducted a business license background check on an applicant.

Background Investigation: Officer conducted a background business license check.

Lost Property: An Officer was dispatched to the Mesquite Police Department for a report of a

lost U.S Passport.

Alarm: Officers respond to a residential alarm on Harbour Dr. The home appeared secure.

Dead Body: Report of a deceased person on Kitty Hawk Dr.

Fraud: Officer’s dispatched to an E Pioneer Blvd casino for a report of a possible fraudulent use

of a credit card.

Agency Assistance: Agency assist regarding missing/lost property that occurred in Bunkerville.

Information Report: Report taken for Identity theft.

Vandalism: Officer responded to a report of graffiti in a local neighborhood near Hagens Alley. Photographs were taken and the investigation is ongoing.

June 25:

Minor Gambling: Officer responded to a W Mesquite Blvd casino for a request for an identification check of a possible minor who was gambling. A male subject was cited for minor gambling and released with a court date.

Citizen Assist: Officer’s responded to a Mesa Blvd residence, reference missing property. The property was located in the residence.

Petit Larceny: Officers dispatched to a N Sandhill Blvd business for a report of a petit larceny.

Panhandling: W Pioneer Blvd business requested panhandler to leave property assisted by officers.

Alarm: Officer’s were dispatched to a Sioux Circle residence for a burglary alarm originating from the back door. Officer’s checked the residence and it appeared to be secured.

Fraud: Report taken of fraudulent use of a credit card.

Person On Foot: Detectives with the Mesquite Narcotics Team arrest a male for sales of a controlled substance.

June 26:

Traffic accident W/O injury: Reported minor damage to mirror from another vehicle. Matter settled at scene on Falcon Ridge Pkwy with driver exchange information.

Lost Property: Person on E Pioneer Blvd reported missing property.

Theft: Reported Yard decorations taken from residential property on Coventry Ln.

Civil Dispute: Officers were dispatched to a Riverside Rd residence for a verbal dispute juvenile females.

Controlled Substance Problem: Officers responded to the parking lot of a local clubhouse on two intoxicated minors. One adult female and one adult male were arrested for minor consumption alcohol, drug paraphernalia, and obstructing a police officer.

False Information: Officers contacted an adult male on Oasis Blvd reference an earlier incident. The male was arrested for obstructing.

Minor Gambling: Officers responded to an E Pioneer Blvd casino reference an identification check. A juvenile was issued a citation for minor gambling, and released to a guardian with a court date.

June 27:

Traffic accident W/O injury: Mesquite officers responded to a two vehicle accident on N Sandhill Blvd with no injuries.

Identification Check: An E Pioneer Blvd casino requested officers to conduct an ID verification on an adult minor, under the age of 21. Minor was cited and released for minor in a bar and using a false ID.

Minor Gambling: Officer responded to an E Pioneer Blvd casino for minor who was gambling and consuming alcohol. The adult minor was arrested for minor gambling and minor in consumption of alcohol.

Disorderly Conduct: Mesquite Officer responded to an E Pioneer Blvd business reference a disorderly person. The Officer arrested a male adult for Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor.

Stolen Vehicle: An Officer responded to an E Pioneer Blvd casino parking lot for a report of the theft of a vehicle. A report was taken and evidence obtained. The theft is currently under investigation.