Police Blotter Jan. 13-19, 2019

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. There were 175 calls this week:

Abandoned vehicle 3

Agency assistance 10

Alarm 7

Animal bite 1

Animal noise 3

Animal pick up 5

Attempt to locate 4

Citizen assists 5

Civil matter 4

Controlled substance problem 2

Domestic violence 1

DUI 1

Fire 1

Follow up investigation 1

Found person 1

Fraud 2

Intoxicated person 2

Juvenile problem 1

Minor gambling 2

Minor possessing/consuming 1

Miscellaneous CAD call record 8

Missing person 1

Non-LEO incident 3

Person on foot 8

Phone harassment 1

Property damage, non-vandalism 2

Reckless driver 2

Robbery alarm 1

Suicidal person 3

Suspicious person 13

Suspicious vehicle 4

Theft 3

Threatening 2

TPO/restraining order 6

Traffic accident w/damage 1

Traffic accident w/injuries 1

Traffic accident w/o injury 6

Traffic problem 2

Traffic stop 11

Transport 1

Trespassing 4

Truancy 2

Unknown problem 3

Unlawful acts regarding computer 1

Verbal disturbance 3

VIN number inspection 16

Wanted person 1

Weapon offense 1

Welfare check 8

Jan. 13:

Trespassing: Officers responded to a W. Mesquite Blvd. casino on a trespass call. One male was issued a citation for trespass.

Theft: Officers responded to a W. Pioneer Blvd. business on the report of a theft. One female was issued a citation for petit larceny.

Suspicious person: Officers responded to the Mesquite Police Department reference a possible sexual assualt in the city of Mesquite. The case is currently under investigation.

Civil matter: Officer returned a phone in which the reporting person made a complaint about a friend cyber bullying them on Instagram.

Jan. 14:

Fraud: Officers responded to a Water Lily Ln. residence on the report of fraudulent checks having been cashed. One male was arrested for Forgery.

Unlawful acts regarding computer: Detectives downloaded a computer and booked it into to the evidence vault.

Animal bite: ACO Leavitt and ACO Macias responded to Mesa View Hospital for a bite call and made contact with Francis Bute, mother of the victim.

Traffic stop: An officer conducted a traffic stop for a violation. The driver was cited for smoking marijuana in a moving vehicle.

Jan. 15:

Controlled substance problem: Detectives collected medication’s from the Drug Take Back Program.

Property damage, non –vandalism: Officers responded to a traffic accident on private property. A report was completed.

Traffic accident w/ injuries: Officers responded to a vehicle/bike accident. No injuries were reported and a report was completed.

Traffic accident w/o injury: Report was taken for a hit and run accident on private property. The alleged suspect did leave the scene without providing information to the victim.

Jan. 16:

Traffic accident w/ damage: Officer responded to an intersection for a report of a minor traffic accident. Officer completed an accident report, minor damage to both vehicles.

Miscellaneous CAD call record: An officer responded to a civil matter in the lobby.

Traffic stop: An officer conducted a traffic stop for a traffic violation. One male was taken into custody for an active warrant.

Jan. 17:

Traffic stop: An officer stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.  The driver, an adult male subject, was taken into custody for DUI-Alcohol (2nd offense) and traffic violations.

Traffic stop: An officer conducted a traffic stop for a traffic violation. Upon investigation drug paraphernalia was located inside the vehicle. The driver of the vehicle was cited and released for illegal possession of drug paraphernalia.

Wanted person: Officers made contact with two males with active warrants out of Utah and

Nevada. Extradition and transportation were confirmed on both warrants and both males were placed under arrest. Both males were transported to Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas, NV.

Theft: Officer responded to a hardware store for a report of a theft that had just occurred. The suspect fled prior to Officer’s arrival. Investigation is ongoing.

Minor gambling: An officer responded to an E. Pioneer Blvd. casino reference a report of a minor gambling. One male was cited and released for the offense.

Traffic stop: Officers conducted a vehicle stop for a traffic violation. The driver of the vehicle was arrested on a bench warrant.

Welfare check: Officers conducted a welfare check at a N. Grapevine Dr. apartment. The individuals were fine and did not need assistance.

Jan. 18:

Intoxicated person: An officer observed an intoxicated male fall into the roadway. The male was arrested for the traffic offense.

Fraud: An officer responded to the Mesquite Police Department to take a report of fraudulent charges to a credit card.

Juvenile problem: Officer responded to an assault call involving juveniles. Officer spoke with a all parties and determined there was no assault. Officer forwarded the incident to the school resource officer.

Minor possessing: An officer conducted a traffic stop on a male for a moving violation. An open container of alcohol was located inside the vehicle. The male was not DUI and was issued traffic citations.

Verbal Disturbance: Officers were dispatched to a Desert Dr. address, in reference to a verbal dispute.

An intoxicated adult male subject was taken into custody for breach of peace.

Theft: Officers responded to a theft at a W. Pioneer Blvd. business. One male adult was arrested on warrants and drug paraphernalia.

Jan. 19:

Intoxicated person: Responded to W. Mesquite Blvd. casino reference intoxicated subjects refusing to leave property. 3 subjects arrested on various charges.

Controlled substance problem: Officers responded to a W. Mesquite Blvd. casino reference three males who had been asked to leave the casino and were refusing to leave. Two adult males were arrested on misdemeanor charges. One adult male was arrested for possession of methamphetamine.

Traffic stop: An officer stopped a vehicle for improper registration. One male was issued several traffic citations for no registration and no driver’s license.

Minor gambling: An adult female was cited for minor gambling and released with a court date.

Property damage, non –vandalism: Officers responded to a dispute at a local fast food restaurant parking lot. A patron opened their vehicle door into another patron’s vehicle. The parties were separated and insurance information was exchanged

Trespassing: Officers responded to an E. Pioneer Blvd. casino reference a trespass violator. One female was issued a citation.

Traffic stop: Officer observed a a vehicle  make a traffic infraction and conducted a traffic stop. Upon speaking with the driver it was discovered he was impaired. He was arrested for DUI.

Traffic accident w/o injury: A report of a minor traffic accident. No report of injuries; both drivers were cited.