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 159 total incidents in the blotter:

ACO Bunkerville Assist 3
Administrative Report 2
Agency Assistance 7
Alarm 11
Animal Adopt 1
Animal Bailed Out 1
Animal Complain 5
Animal Drop Off 4
Animal Euth 4
Animal Owner Surrender 2
Animal Pickup 15
Assault/Battery 1
Attempt to Locate 1
Burglary 1
Citizen Assist 7
Controlled Substance Problem 1
Deliver Message 2
Domestic Trouble 1
Driving Under the Influence 2
Fighting IP 1
Found Property 1
Fraud 2
Hit & Run 1
Identification Check 1
Indecent Exposure 1
Juvenile Problem 1
Keep The Peace 1
Lost Property 1
Minor Gambling 1
Miscellaneous CAD Call Record 1
Noise Disturbance 3
Panhandling 1
Parking Problem 1
Person On Foot 1
Phone Harassment 2
Reckless Driver 2
Sex Offender Verification 1
Sexual Assault 1
Stolen Vehicle 2
Suspicious Person/Circumstance 6
Suspicious/Pers 11
Theft 2
Theft From Veh 3
Threatening 3
Traffic Accident w/ Damage 1
Traffic Accident w/ Injuries 3
Traffic accident W/O injury 5
Traffic Problem 3
Trespassing 1
Trespassing IP 2
Unknown problem 1
Verbal Dispute IP 4
VIN Number Inspection 6
Wanted Person 5
Welfare Check 6

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for Aug. 9-15, 2015.

Aug. 9:

Theft: Police responded to a theft of a cell phone on Moss Dr. A report was taken and the phone information was entered into the National Crime Information Center database.

Lost Property: An officer responded to the police department lobby reference a report of a lost wallet.

Stolen Vehicle: An Officer responded to a W Mesquite Blvd business for a report of a stolen utility trailer. Information was gathered and a report taken.

Theft From Vehicle: Complainant on S Arrowhead Ln  contacted Police when he noticed his rear license plate was missing from his vehicle and was worried it may have been stolen.

Aug. 10:

Trespassing IP: An Officer responded to the Hospital for a male who was reported to be causing a disturbance by arguing with Hospital staff. The male was read the trespass

warning and then left property.

Theft: An Officer took a report of the theft of patio furniture from an unoccupied residence on Mariposa Way. Information and evidence was gathered and an investigation started.

Welfare Check: An Officer responded to a Falcon Ridge Pkwy business to conduct a welfare check on a suspicious female that was reported in the area. Officer attempted to locate the female but was unable find her.

Reckless Driver: Officers conducted a traffic stop with a reckless driver on I15 NB.

Traffic accident W/O injury: Police responded to a non-injury accident at an E Old Mill Rd intersection. A report was taken and one adult male was issued a citation for a moving violation.

Traffic accident W/O injury: Officers responded to a non-injury traffic accident at the intersection of Pioneer Blvd and Turtleback Rd. A report was taken.

Found Property: An unknown citizen turned into to the Mesquite Municipal Court Clerk’s window some mail envelopes and an Arizona Driver’s License.

Wanted Person: Officers arrested a female on E First North St who had a warrant out of Mesquite Municipal Court.

Aug. 11:

Trespassing IP: Officers responded to a Falcon Ridge Pkwy convenience store for a report of a trespass violator. A male subject was arrested for trespassing.

Theft From Vehicle: A report was taken for a theft from a motor vehicle on E Camellia Cir.

Traffic accident W/O injury: Police responded to a non injury accident at the intersection of W Mesquite Blvd & Riverside Rd. A report was taken.

Controlled Substance Problem: Officers arrested a male on Falcon Ridge Pkwy who was in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Wanted Person: Female observed at a Falcon Ridge Pkwy convenient store was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Aug. 12:

Stolen Vehicle: An officer took a report of a stolen off highway vehicle from an E Camellia Cir residence.

The vehicle owner is still gathering information on the vehicle.  The investigation is ongoing.

Noise Disturbance: Officers responded to Leavitt Ln neighborhood for a complaint of two large pickup trucks racing down the street. The vehicles were later located and both drivers were issued citations.

Aug. 13:

Identification Check: An officer was dispatched to an E Pioneer Blvd casino, in reference to a minor gambling.

Wanted Person: Officer made contact with a male with an active warrant out of Mesquite. The male was arrested and transported to the Mesquite Detention Center without incident.

Traffic Accident w/ Injuries: Two vehicle traffic collision with personal injury at E Mesquite Blvd & W Mesquite Blvd. First driver was issued citation for failure to yield the right of way. 2nd driver arrested for possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.

Domestic Trouble: Officers responded to a report of a domestic in progress at a N Grapevine Rd residence.  Upon arrival, officers determined the incident to be a verbal argument between a male and female.

Theft From Vehicle: Officer responded to a report of a stolen license plate from vehicle on Mesquite Springs Dr. Officer took report and investigation is ongoing.

Aug. 14:

Minor Gambling: Officers responded to an E Pioneer Blvd casino reference a report of minors gambling. Two juvenile males were cited for minor gambling, and released to a guardian with a court date.

Wanted Person: Officer came in contact with a male subject with an active misdemeanor warrant on E Pioneer Blvd.

Subject was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Mesquite Detention Center for booking.

Driving Under the Influence: Officers responded to an E Pioneer Blvd casino reference a vehicle accident that occurred in the parking lot. One male driver was found to be under the influence of alcohol, and was arrested for DUI.

Fraud: A officer took a report from a citizen who had unauthorized withdrawals from his banking institution.  The officers gathered preliminary information and the investigation is ongoing.

Trespassing IP: An officer was dispatched to a local casino, in reference to a trespass violator.  An adult male subject was cited and released for trespassing.

Burglary: Officer responded to a report of residential burglary on E First South St. During investigation, it was determined the two parties were legally married and no court orders were in place regarding residence/property.

Trespassing: Officers responded to an  E Pioneer Blvd casino reference a trespass violator. An adult male was arrested for trespassing.

Aug. 15:

Hit & Run: Officers responded to a hit & run accident at a W Mesquite Blvd gas station. Two suspects in vehicle 1 fled the scene prior exchanging information. Officers are still attempting to locate the suspects and vehicle.

Indecent Exposure: An officer was dispatched to an E Pioneer Blvd casino, in reference to an adult subject urinating in a public place.  This adult male subject was later cited and released for breach of peace.