The information provided below about some of the calls officers responded to is derived from notes provided by MPD Officers-In-Charge (OIC) at the end of their shifts. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered by an OIC from those in the field who were actively working cases. The OIC is sharing what they were being told, in the moment. In many instances, facts and circumstances, even the type of crime listed, can change as officers, detectives and investigators continue their work.
From 6:00 a.m. on 10/25/2021 through 6:00 a.m. on 10/26/2021, MPD received 337 calls for service. This number does not include parking complaints or 911 misdials. A breakdown of the calls for service per district is as follows: Central (63),East (79), Midtown (50), North (52), South (40), West (34), and Other (19). "Other" is used for calls that either do not have a sector or the sector is not in the City. This would be used in the case of one of our officers assisting another law enforcement agency.
WEST: Theft – 5:07 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a stolen firearm by a known suspect (21-year-old female). Attempts to contact suspect unsuccessful. Probable cause developed to arrest/charge the suspect.
MIDTOWN: Assist MFD – 2:12 p.m. Officers responded, at the request of MFD, to a residence for a kitchen fire. Nothing suspicious identified.
NORTH: Sexual Assault – 4:10 p.m. Officers contacted a victim who reported being sexually assaulted earlier in the month. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Drug Incident – 6:29 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a two subjects passed out in a vehicle. MFD also responded and were able to waken the subjects. A 33-year-old female suspect was arrested/charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence. A 39-year-old male suspect was arrested/charged with possession of meth, possession of fentanyl and attempted battery to law enforcement.
WEST: Crash – 7:52 p.m. A driver/vehicle crashed into an occupied squad on Mineral Point Rd/S. Gammon Rd. The driver was cited for failure to yield while making a turn. No injuries sustained.
CENTRAL: Drug Incident – 8:43 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject/suspect (40-year-old female) down on the ground. MFD administered naloxone and performed CCR. The suspect was conveyed to a local hospital for a medical clearance. The suspect was subsequently arrested and transported to jail for possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 11:14 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 26-year-old male suspect. The suspect was not on scene when officers arrived. Probable cause developed to arrest/charge the suspect.