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 191 calls this week:
Abandoned vehicle 1
Agency assistance 5
Animal complaint 3
Animal noise 1
Animal pick up 4
Attempt to locate 2
Background Investigation 1
Citizen assists 6
Civil dispute 1
Controlled substance problem 4
Found property 1
Identification check 1
Impounded vehicle 1
Intoxicated person 2
Juvenile problem 1
K9 search 1
Miscellaneous CAD call record 5
Noise disturbance 1
Non-LEO incident 3
Parking problem 1
Person on foot 21
Phone harassment 4
Property damage, non-vandalism 4
Reckless driver 1
Recovered stolen vehicle 2
Robbery alarm 1
Sex offender verification 2
Suspicious person 10
Suspicious vehicle 5
Test nature 1
Theft from vehicle 1
Traffic accident w/injuries 1
Traffic accident w/o injury 3
Traffic stop 6
Unknown problem 7
Unsecured premise 1
Vacation check 1
Verbal disturbance 1
VIN number inspection 6
Wanted person 3
Welfare check 17
Fighting: I responded to a local residence on a reported fight. One male was taken into custody and transported to Mesquite Detention Center without incident.
Assault/Battery: Officer responded to a casino reference a past domestic battery incident. A report was completed.
Graffiti: Officer completed a report of graffiti.
Theft: On 7/7/2019 I responded to a local retail store on a reported theft. I gathered information for initial report.
Controlled Substance Problem: Officer was dispatched to a reckless driver call. The driver was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and transported to Mesquite Detention Center.
Juvenile Problem: On 7/7/2019 I, Officer G Garcia, responded to a local residence on a verbal dispute. I gathered information for a report. No crime was reported.
Burglary: Officers located a suspicious male loitering in a residential area late at night. Officers contacted the male who was in possession of a cash register drawer. An investigation was completed and the male was arrested on burglary charges.
Traffic accident W/O injury: Officer completed a report of a hit and run accident.
Background Investigation: A Detective completed a Business license background investigation.
Traffic Stop: Officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic offense. One adult female was arrested for drug paraphernalia.
Fraud: Report taken of fraudulent use of a financial transaction device.
Theft from Vehicle: Report of theft from motor vehicle on Mesquite Blvd. taken.
Trespassing: Mesquite Officers responded to an E. Pioneer Blvd. business reference a person trespassing. Mesquite Officer took the suspect into custody for obstructing Public Officer.
Wanted person: Detectives arrested a male who had 2 warrants out of Mesquite Justice Court.
Property Damage, Non Vandalism: Officers responded to a report of property damage at a local sports park. One male was cited and released for the damage.
Suspicious Person: Officers investigated an incident of a possible physical attack to a female at a casino. The further investigation, it was determined no attack occurred and no crime was committed.
Fraud: Officers took a report of identity theft. The investigation is ongoing.
Theft: Officers responded to an E. Pioneer Blvd. casino reference a defrauding an innkeeper. The suspect has been identified and the case will be submitted to the City Prosecutor.
Recovered Stolen Vehicle: Upon running a standard records check on a vehicle’s license plate at a local casino an officer observed the vehicle to be reported stolen. One male and one female were later arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle and possession of a schedule 3 controlled substance.
Theft: Officers responded to an Old Mill Rd. apartment complex reference a theft. The case is currently being investigated.
Property Damage, Non Vandalism: An officer took a report of damage to a home under construction.Fraud: Officers responded to a residence reference a fraud. A report was completed.
Property Damage, Non Vandalism: An officer responded to a public park reference a report of juveniles vandalizing property at the park. Two male juveniles’ offenders were located and trespassed from Mesquite City parks.
Wanted person: An officer responded to a local roadway on a report of an intoxicated person sleeping in the gutter. One male was arrested for two warrants, and cited and released for resisting a public officer and intoxicated person in the roadway.
Wanted person: Officers arrested one adult male for multiple Mesquite Municipal Court warrants.
Intoxicated Person: Officers responded to a casino on an intoxicated male damaging property. One adult male was arrested for vandalism, breach of peace, and public urination.
Graffiti: An officer responded to a report of a male and female placing graffiti on city property. One female was cited and released for graffiti.
Controlled Substance Problem: An officer made consensual contact with 2 females and one male in a grocery store parking lot. The officer developed suspicion of illegal narcotics and performed an investigation. Two females were arrested for possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and consuming marijuana in a public place.
Theft: Officers responded to the Mesquite Police Department reference a theft.
Identification Check: Officers responded to a casino reference and ID check. One female adult was issued a citation for being under the influence of alcohol and gambling under the age of 21 years old.
Traffic Stop: One adult male was arrested for driving on suspended DL, no proof of insurance, and expired registration.