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 03/22/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 03/23/2022, MPD received 347 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 (71), Midtown (54), North (61), South (26), West (49), 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.
Priority calls only from 3:13 p.m. to 6:28 p.m. due to calls for service.
Priority calls only from 8:24 p.m. to 10:32 p.m. due to calls for service.
SOUTH: Stolen Auto – 6:36 a.m. A vehicle was reported stolen. The vehicle was left running, unlocked and unoccupied. Attempt to locate aired. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases.
EAST: Assist EMS/Fire – 9:49 a.m. Officers, along with MFD, responded to reports of smoke coming from a closed/locked storage unit. Entry made to the unit and a fire was located. The fire was extinguished. A subject was cited for negligent handling of burning materials.
EAST: Stolen Auto – 12:44 p.m. A vehicle was reported stolen, along with a cell phone. Suspect known to the victim. Attempt to locate aired. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases.
NORTH: Death Investigation – 3:08 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject down in a parking lot. Subject located deceased. Initial findings that the death was self-inflicted. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Drug Incident – 3:43 p.m. Officers responded to James Madison Park reference suspected drug sales. A subject/suspect (59-year-old male) was found passed out behind the wheel of a running vehicle. Investigation led to the arrest of the suspect for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence, possession of cocaine, possession of fentanyl, possession of drug paraphernalia, misdemeanor bail jumping and felony bail jumping (3 counts).
EAST: Adult Arrested Person – 4:05 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 50-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for battery to law enforcement, resisting, drug charges and bail jumping (13 counts).
NORTH: Disturbance – 4:11 p.m. Officers received a report of a disturbance between a minor and his care team. The minor made threats to the care team. Investigation continuing.
WEST: Threats Complaint – 4:49 p.m. A threats complaint was reported to police involving two minors. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Crash – 7:54 p.m. Officers responded to a crash on S. Stoughton Rd/E. Buckeye Rd. The driver/suspect (34-year-old male) rear ended a vehicle stopped at the light. Both drivers transported to local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (1st offense) causing injury. Marijuana and drug paraphernalia were located in the suspect's vehicle.
NORTH: Drug Incident – 8:54 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a subject/suspect (29-year-old male) experiencing a drug overdose. The suspect was arrested for possession of heroin, felony bail jumping and outstanding warrants.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 9:04 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 38-year-old female suspect. The suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct, possession of meth, possession of drug paraphernalia and bail jumping (5 counts).
NORTH: Stolen Auto – 9:23 p.m. A vehicle was reported stolen. The suspect is known to the victim. Attempt to locate aired. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases.
CENTRAL: Disturbance – 10:46 p.m. Officers responded to a 911 disconnect with sounds of a disturbance in the background. A 42-year-old male suspect was arrested for 2nd degree recklessly endangering safety, resisting, battery and disorderly conduct.