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 03/08/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 03/09/2022, MPD received 372 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 (54),East (74), Midtown (81), North (63), South (32), West (47), and Other (21). "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: Death Investigation – 7:05 a.m. Officers responded to an assisted living facility for a deceased subject (53-year-old female). Medical Examiner's office responded. Decedent had a history of health/medical concerns. The decedent also had a do-not-resuscitate order on file. Nothing suspicious identified.
EAST: Safety Hazard – 7:30 a.m. Officers provided traffic assistance at the intersection of S. Stoughton Rd/Broadway due to non-functioning traffic lights. MG&E responded.
CENTRAL: Death Investigation – 10:47 a.m. Officers responded to a residence for a deceased subject (66-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Decedent had a history of health/medical concerns. Nothing suspicious identified at this time.
EAST: Disturbance – 2:02 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 40-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct and misdemeanor bail jumping.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 4:30 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 34-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct, a parole hold and felony bail jumping.
NORTH: Traffic Arrest – 6:36 p.m. A traffic stop was conducted. The driver/suspect (28-year-old male) was arrested for possession of THC, carrying a concealed weapon, misdemeanor bail jumping and an outstanding warrant.
WEST: Missing/Runaway Juvenile – 7:09 p.m. A 13-year-old female was reported as missing/runaway. Attempt to locate aired. The juvenile was listed as missing/runaway in the appropriate databases.
SOUTH: Domestic Disturbance – 9:01 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 58-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct, domestic stalking and resisting.
WEST: Traffic Arrest – 11:44 p.m. A traffic stop was conducted. A 34-year-old female suspect was arrested for carrying a concealed weapon, possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting, misappropriation of ID information and a parole hold. A 27-year-old male was cited for operating while suspended and released.
EAST: Strong Armed Robbery – 12:40 a.m. Officers responded to an armed robbery. There was a delay in reporting the incident. A victim reported being pushed by a suspect and that his phone was taken/damaged. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Check Person – 2:27 a.m. Officers responded to check the welfare of a subject after they were pounding on a neighbor's door and making concerning statements. The subject was conveyed to a local hospital for an evaluation. Journey Mental Health completed. The subject was cited for trespassing. Mental health services in place and officers disengaged.