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 02/07/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 02/08/2022, MPD received 333 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 (45),East (81), Midtown (51), North (61), South (34), West (38), and Other (23). "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.
NORTH: Drug Incident – 2:10 a.m. Officers came upon a suspicious vehicle/occupants. Contact made with two subjects/suspects (44-year-old male and 35-year-old female). The male suspect was arrested for possession of meth, possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, felony bail jumping (6 counts) and misdemeanor bail jumping. The female suspect was arrested for possession of meth, possession of drug paraphernalia, felony bail jumping (4 counts) and misdemeanor bail jumping.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 10:28 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 18-year-old female suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic battery, 2nd degree recklessly endangering safety and disorderly conduct while armed.
NORTH: Mental Health Conveyance – 10:49 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject in need of a mental health evaluation. Subject contacted and placed in protective custody. The subject was conveyed to a local hospital. Journey Mental Health consulted. Emergency detention sought and approved. The subject was subsequently transported to Winnebago.
SOUTH: Disturbance – 2:53 p.m. A victim/driver reported a driver waved a handgun at her while she was driving on the beltline. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Threats Complaint – 3:00 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a vague threats complaint. Contact made with a subject/suspect. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Adult Arrested Person – 4:01 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject/suspect (61-year-old male) attempting to break into a residence. The suspect was contacted and arrested for an outstanding burglary warrant. Investigation continuing.
WEST: Child Abuse – 4:02 p.m. Officers received a report of child abuse. Child Protective Services plugged in. Investigation continuing.
NORTH: Sexual Assault – 4:34 p.m. A victim reported being sexually assaulted by two known acquaintances/suspects. Investigation continuing.
NORTH: Stolen Auto – 10:16 p.m. A vehicle was reported stolen. Attempt to locate aired. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases.
EAST: Accident with Injuries – 10:31 p.m. Officers responded to a two-vehicle crash. Minor non-life threatening injuries sustained. A 29-year-old male was arrested for 2nd degree recklessly endangering safety.
EAST: Residential Burglary – 10:32 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a burglary. Suspects (42-year-old female and 33-year-old male) identified and officers in contact. Burglary charges substantiated. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Stolen Auto – 11:33 p.m. A vehicle was reported stolen. Attempt to locate aired. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases.
NORTH: Check Person – 11:49 p.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a possible suicidal subject. The subject was contacted and conveyed to a local hospital. Journey Mental Health consulted. The subject was voluntarily admitted and officers disengaged.