The information provided below is about some of the calls officers responded to over the last twenty-four (24) hours. Most narratives represent early and preliminary information that was gathered from those in the field who were actively working the cases. In many instances, facts and circumstances, even the type of crime listed, can change as the investigation unfolds.
From 6:00 a.m. on 03/06/2023 through 6:00 a.m. on 03/07/2023, MPD received 394 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 (75),East (89), Midtown (66), North (70), South (29), West (49), and Other (16). "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 6:16 p.m. to 7:21 p.m. due to calls for service.
Priority calls only from 9:23 p.m. to 11:41 p.m. due to calls for service.
SOUTH: Sexual Assault – 5:23 a.m. A victim reported being sexually assaulted a few days ago. The victim provided identifying information for the suspect. Investigation continuing.
EAST: Recovered/Stolen Auto – 6:49 a.m. A stolen vehicle (left running and unoccupied) was located/recovered on Dominion Drive. The vehicle was reported stolen from Fitchburg. Fitchburg PD responded.
NORTH: Domestic Disturbance – 7:11 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 26-year-old male subject. The subject was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct.
CENTRAL: PNB Response – 10:28 a.m. Officers responded, along with MFD, to a report of a pulseless non-breathing subject. The subject was conveyed to a local hospital.
EAST: Mental Health Conveyance – 10:39 a.m. A minor was conveyed to a local hospital for a medical/mental health evaluation. Final outcome pending.
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 11:05 a.m. A 19-year-old male subject was arrested for unpermitted amplification, possession of drug paraphernalia, disorderly conduct and resisting.
NORTH: Stolen Auto – 2:09 p.m. A vehicle was reported stolen. Attempt to locate aired. The vehicle was listed as stolen in the appropriate databases.
MIDTOWN: Sexual Assault – 3:34 p.m. Officers met with two victims who reported being sexually assaulted over the weekend. Suspect identified. Probable cause developed to arrest the suspect once he is located.
SOUTH: Child Abuse – 4:04 p.m. Officers received a report of child abuse. Investigation continuing.
WEST: Child Neglect – 4:44 p.m. Officers received a request to check the welfare of several children. A 30-year-old female subject was cited for animal mistreatment. Probable cause not developed at this time for child neglect. Child Protective Services plugged in. Dog seized by Animal Control.
MIDTOWN: Mental Health Conveyance – 5:13 p.m. Officers responded to a local hospital for a subject in need of a possible emergency detention. Journey Mental Health plugged in. Emergency detention approved and the subject was admitted to a local hospital.
NORTH: Armed Robbery – 5:13 p.m. A male subject stole merchandise from a store. When a store employee confronted the subject the subject pushed the employee and pulled out a knife. Investigation continuing.
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 7:11 p.m. A 39-year-old male subject was arrested for criminal damage to property. Additional charges may be forthcoming.
WEST: Domestic Disturbance – 8:23 p.m. Officers responded to a disturbance involving a 35-year-old female subject. The subject was arrested for domestic battery, disorderly conduct and misdemeanor bail jumping.
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 10:06 p.m. A 45-year-old male subject was arrested for trespassing, resisting and misdemeanor bail jumping.
CENTRAL: Adult Arrested Person – 12:07 a.m. A 36-year-old male subject, with conditions to not be on State St, was taken into custody for felony bail jumping (2 counts) and misdemeanor bail jumping.
CENTRAL: Sexual Assault – 2:27 a.m. A victim reported being sexually assaulted. Investigation continuing.