Police Blotter Sept. 22-28, 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 196 calls this week:

Agency assistance 8

Alarm 11

Animal complaint 2

Animal pick up 4

Background investigation 3

Citizen assists 5

Civil dispute 1

Controlled substance problem 1

Dead body 1

Domestic violence 1

Domestic violence w/weapon 1

DUI 1

Fire alarm 1

Found person 1

Found property 2

Fraud 7

Hit & Run 2

Juvenile problem 1

K9 search 6

Lost property 1

Minor gambling 2

Minor possessing/consuming marijuana 1

Miscellaneous CAD call record 8

Noise disturbance 2

Non-LEO incident 1

Panhandling 1

Parking problem 2

Person on foot 19

Phone harassment 2

Property damage, non-vandalism 3

Reckless driver 3

Recovered stolen vehicle 1

Search warrant 1

Sex offender verification 9

Sex offense 1

SRO related activity 1

Stolen vehicle 1

Subpoena 1

Suspicious person 13

Suspicious vehicle 8

Theft   3

Traffic accident w/o injury 6

Traffic problem 7

Traffic stop 8

Transport 1

Trespassing 3

Unknown problem 4

Verbal disturbance 1

VIN number inspection 9

Wanted person 6

Welfare check 5

Sept. 22:

Minor Gambling: Officers arrived at Virgin River for a report of a minor gambling. A minor was cited and released for gambling.

Suspicious Person: Officers responded to a vacant lot in reference to a vehicle being vandalized. The unidentified vandal was gone upon officer’s arrival.

Agency Assistance: Officers responded to a local casino on an assist with MFR. Officers spoke to an intoxicated male who was unable to coherently answer questions. Subject was placed in Civil Protective Custody.

Fraud: Officers responded to Mesquite Police Department and took a report of a credit card fraud. This investigation is still ongoing.

Minor Gambling: Officer responded to report of minor gambling at a local casino.

Suspicious vehicle: An officer stopped a vehicle for suspicious activity outside a business. A K9

search was performed and illegal drugs later located inside the vehicle. The

investigation is ongoing.

Sept. 23:

Traffic Stop: Officers conducted a vehicle stop for a traffic violation. The driver of the

vehicle was arrested on two bench warrants.

Parking Problem: Officer had a vehicle with a 24-hour sticker towed off public roadway.

Trespassing: Officers responded to a report of an adult male who had been previously

trespassed from a local casino. Subject was arrested and taken to the detention

center.

Fraud: Officers responded to the Mesquite Police Department and took a report of a

fraud.

Background Investigation: A Detective completed a business license background investigation.

Lost Property: Report of lost prescription medications taken.

Welfare Check: Officers received an attempt to locate a female individual alert at the beginning of the shift. The female was located at a local gaming establishment gambling.

The female checked ok and was found with possession of drug paraphernalia. She was cited and released.

DUI: Officers responded to a local service station and arrested one female for driving under the influence.

Sept. 24:

Hit & Run: Officer responded to report of a hit and run. Suspect vehicle was not located.

Fraud: Report of an attempted computer scam was taken.

Phone Harassment: Officer gathered information on report of harassment.

Hit & Run: Officer responded to a traffic accident/Hit and Run. A report was completed.

Wanted Person: An adult male was taken into custody for an active bench warrant. He was booked into the Mesquite Detention Center.

Agency Assistance: Officers responded to an agency assist at a local residence. Upon arrival, along with the paramedics, there was a male who appeared to be deceased. There was no evidence of foul play. Coroner investigator was dispatched to the scene.

Wanted Person: An adult female was taken into custody for an active warrant during a traffic stop. She was booked into the Mesquite Detention Center on the warrant.

Traffic Accident w/ Injuries: An officer was at a intersection and observed a vehicle strike a motorcycle. The at fault driver was issued a citation.

Sept. 25:

Recovered Stolen Property: Officer recovered a stolen firearm and released it to the owner.

Wanted Person: Officers arrested a male adult for an active warrant.

Person on Foot: Officers contacted a male with a warrant out of the Mesquite Municipal

Court. One adult male was arrested for the warrant and possession of drug

paraphernalia.

Suspicious Person: Officers responded to a report of an unknown individual inside of the wrong

House on Sun Valley Dr.

Fraud: Officers responded to a local business, for a report of an attempted fraud.

Sept. 26:

Person on Foot: Officers stopped two adults for jaywalking, one adult female was arrested for a

Mesquite Municipal Court Warrant.

Person on Foot: Officers contacted stranded Citizens.

Fraud: Officers responded to the Mesquite Police Department reference a suspicious circumstance.

Domestic Violence IP w/ Weapon: A male adult was arrested for domestic battery on Dairy Ln.

Found Property: Officer recovered a firearm that was found in a local pond.

Traffic Stop: Officers initiated a traffic stop and arrested a male driver for a misdemeanor warrant.

Dead Body: Officer completed a dead body report.

Officer completed a dead body report.

Sept. 27:

Trespassing: Officers were notified by a local casino that an adult female who had previously been trespassed was back on property. Officers issued the adult female citation for trespassing and escorted her off property.

Traffic accident w/o injury: Officers took a report for a traffic accident that occurred on private property.

Driver information was exchanged.

Stolen Vehicle: Officer took a report of a stolen side-by-side. All efforts are being made to locate and identify the suspects.

Traffic Accident w/ Injuries: Officers responded to the 500 block of Hillside Dr in reference to a traffic accident that involved 4 vehicles. The juvenile driver of vehicle 1 was issued a citation for following too close.

Suspicious Person: Officer completed a fraud report.

Property Damage, Non-Vandalism: Officer completed a property damage report.

Fraud: Officer took a fraud report and all efforts will be made to identify the

suspects involved.

Property Damage, Non-Vandalism: Officers responded to a casino parking lot and took a report of property damage to a vehicle.

Traffic Stop: Officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. One adult minor was cited and released for illegal possession of marijuana.

Traffic Stop: Officer conducted a traffic stop. A male was arrested and taken to the Mesquite Detention center.

Sept. 28:

Traffic Stop: Officers initiated a traffic stop and arrested a male driver.