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

Alarm 16

Animal complaint 3

Animal noise 1

Animal pick up 4

Assault/Battery 1

Attempt to locate 2

Background Investigation 1

Burglary 1

Citizen assists 6

Civil dispute 1

Controlled substance problem 4

Fighting 1

Fire 1

Fireworks 1

Found property 1

Fraud 6

Graffiti 2

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

Subpoena 6

Suspicious person 10

Suspicious vehicle 5

Test nature 1

Theft   3

Theft from vehicle 1

Traffic accident w/injuries 1

Traffic accident w/o injury 3

Traffic stop 6

Transport 1

Trespassing 9

Unknown problem 7

Unsecured premise 1

Vacation check 1

Verbal disturbance 1

VIN number inspection 6

Wanted person 3

Welfare check 17


July 7:

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.

July 8:

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.

July 9:

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.

July 10:

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.

July 11:

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.

July 12:

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.

July 13:

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.