Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
Incidents listed are selected by the Officer In Charge of each shift that may have significant public interest. Incidents listed are not inclusive of all incidents. To view Calls for Services information, please visit CrimeReports.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.
Incident TypeIntoxicated Driver
Incident Date02/11/2013 - 1:29 PM
Address900 block of N. Fair Oaks Ave.
ArrestedRalph E. Smalley, age 50, Evansville, WI
Mr. Smalley was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated -3rd offense.
DetailsThe MPD responded to a minor two vehicle crash at the corner of N. Fair Oaks Ave. and Lexington Ave. around 1:30 p.m. Monday. An officer approaching the driver's side window of one involved vehicle, a pickup truck, made a couple of observations: "The first was that (the driver) appeared to be passed out, specifically he was slumped over the steering wheel and breathing deeply, snoring, with his eyes closed. Second, I smelled the odor of intoxicants." The officer awakened the motorist. The Rock County driver did not know where he was, and thought it was probably 8 or 9 in the morning. He was taken to jail after being arrested for third offense drunken driving.
Released 02/12/2013 at 11:48 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain
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