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 05/11/2022 through 6:00 a.m. on 05/12/2022, MPD received 411 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 (70),East (85), Midtown (70), North (58), South (36), West (65), and Other (27). "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 4:08 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. due to calls for service.
MIDTOWN: Intoxicated Driver – 3:59 a.m. A traffic stop was conducted on two vehicles. A driver/suspect (24-year-old female) was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (1st offense), obstructing, possession of drug paraphernalia and an outstanding warrant. The other driver/suspect (46-year-old female) was arrested on an outstanding warrant, possession of cocaine, felony bail jumping and a probation/parole hold.
SOUTH: Death Investigation – 10:46 a.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of a subject. Subject (82-year-old female) located deceased at home. Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified.
CENTRAL: Death Investigation – 11:12 a.m. Officers responded to a deceased subject (56-year-old male). Medical Examiner's office responded. Nothing suspicious identified.
NORTH: Suspicious Person – 1:55 p.m. Officers received a report of a suspicious person who approached a minor. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Theft – 2:16 p.m. Officers responded to reports of stolen copper wiring. Investigation continuing.
SOUTH: Disorderly Conduct – 3:52 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 21-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for disorderly conduct while armed.
MIDTOWN: Intoxicated Driver – 5:50 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a vehicle/driver that crashed into another vehicle in a parking lot. The driver/suspect (42-year-old male) was contacted and found to be impaired. The suspect was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence (2nd offense) and an outstanding warrant.
MIDTOWN: Missing/Runaway Juvenile – 7:06 p.m. A 7-year-old male was reported as missing. Areas checked. Child located safe and returned home.
NORTH: Crash – 8:24 p.m. Officers responded to a crash on E. Washington Ave/Continental Lane. A driver/suspect (30-year-old male suspect) violated a red light signal and t-boned another vehicle. A passenger in the suspect vehicle and an occupant in the second vehicle were transported to a local hospital with injuries. The suspect was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence causing injury.
CENTRAL: Domestic Disturbance – 9:41 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 68-year-old male suspect. The suspect was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct, criminal damage to property, resisting and a probation hold.
SOUTH: Child Abuse – 11:33 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving alleged child abuse. A 46-year-old male suspect was arrested for physical abuse to a child, misdemeanor bail jumping and a probation/parole hold.