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 02/24/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 02/25/2022, MPD received 305 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 (52),East (70), Midtown (39), North (56), South (20), West (43), and Other (25). "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.
Priority calls only from 11:11 p.m. to 12:37 a.m. due to calls for service.
CENTRAL: Stolen Auto – 5:54 a.m. A vehicle was reported stolen. A possible suspect was identified. Attempt to locate aired. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases. Journey Mental Health was consulted as the victim became making concerning statements. The victim was placed into protective custody and an emergency detention was sought/approved. The subject was conveyed to a local hospital and the final outcome/placement is pending. **The vehicle was located/recovered. A 24-year-old female suspect was arrested for operating a motor vehicle without consent, bail jumping (3 counts) and an outstanding warrant. The victim/subject was transported to Winnebago.
WEST: Sexual Assault of a Child – 9:53 a.m. A victim reported being sexually assaulted years ago when they were a child. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 10:03 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 24-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct while armed and domestic false imprisonment.
WEST: Mental Health Conveyance – 10:42 a.m. A subject was conveyed to a local hospital for a mental health evaluation. The subject was voluntarily admitted and officers disengaged.
MIDTOWN: Road Rage – 12:49 p.m. A road rage incident was reported. A traffic stop was conducted on the suspect vehicle. A 17-year-old male suspect attempted to flee but he was apprehended. A firearm was recovered. The suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct while armed, carrying a concealed weapon and resisting. A 17-year-old male was taken to the Juvenile Reception Center on an outstanding hold.
NORTH: Drug Incident – 8:28 p.m. A traffic stop was conducted after suspicious activity was observed. K9 responded and alerted on the vehicle. A search of the vehicle yielded marijuana and pills. A 28-year-old male suspect was arrested for possession with intent to deliver THC and possession of schedule II narcotics.
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 9:06 p.m. A traffic stop was conducted. Passenger/suspect (28-year-old female) was not cooperative and refused to identify herself. The suspect was identified and found to have numerous outstanding warrants. The suspect was arrested for possession of meth, possession of drug paraphernalia, bail jumping (2 counts) and outstanding warrants (6). The driver was cited/released for driving in a restricted area. A second passenger/suspect (35-year-old male) was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
CENTRAL: Domestic Disturbance – 9:29 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 38-year-old male suspect. The suspect was not on scene when officers arrived. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect once he is located.
EAST: Stolen Auto – 10:00 p.m. A stolen vehicle was reported by a known acquaintance/suspect (21-year-old female). The vehicle was located/recovered. The suspect was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting, felony bail jumping (7 counts) and an outstanding warrant.
EAST: Death Investigation – 10:39 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a deceased subject (34-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified at this time.
EAST: Domestic Disturbance – 10:45 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 30-year-old male suspect. Attempts made to contact the suspect were unsuccessful. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect once he is located.