LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — May 2
Evart Police Department
April 23 to April 29
• Officers were called to a report of a subject yelling obscenities from a motor vehicle.
• Officers were dispatched to a report of property damage. The case remains open at this time.
• Officers were dispatched to a runaway complaint. The subject was located and returned to their residence.
• Officers were dispatched to a child abuse complaint. Officers reviewed video of the incident and determined no abuse had occurred.
• Officers were dispatched to Evart High School for a harassment complaint. It was determined no crime had occurred.
• Officers were dispatched to assist a Michigan Department of Corrections parole agent. Officers arrested the parole offender on behalf of the Michigan Department of Corrections.
• Officers were dispatched to a local business for an alarm. It was determined no services were needed.
• Officers were dispatched to assist a citizen to their car for transport to the hospital. Once the citizen returned home, officers assisted them back into their home.
• Officers were dispatched to assist a home health care worker gain entry into a client’s home. The patient was determined to need medical care and they were transported to the hospital by EMS.
• Officers received a report of a suspicious vehicle. Contact with the occupants resulted in the driver being arrested for driving while their license was suspended.
• While conducting a traffic stop, officers made contact with a driver with a suspended license. The subject was arrested and transported to the Osceola County Jail, where they were lodged on charges.
• While conducting a traffic stop, officers made contact with a driver who did not have an operator's license. The subject was arrested and transported to the Osceola County Jail, where they were lodged on charges.
• Officers were dispatched to a property damage accident. The driver of one of the vehicles was found to be driving on a suspended license and operating a vehicle without security. The subject was arrested and transported to the Osceola County Jail, where they were lodged on charges.
• Officers received a report of a reckless driver and were able to locate the vehicle in question. It was determined the driver did not have a valid operator's license or a valid plate for the vehicle, nor did they have permission to use the vehicle. The subject was arrested and transported to the Osceola County Jail, where they were lodged on charges.
Reed City Police Department
April 22 to April 28
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• Officers issued an appearance citation to 21-year-old man for driving with a suspended license. He also was issued a civil infraction for disregarding a stop sign.
• Officers responded to a complaint from a woman who reported her neighbor’s garage had been broken into. Officers questioned some juvenile boys who were seen playing nearby. One of the boys admitted he entered the garage that was unlocked, just to explore. His friend entered just to get him. Both claimed they left without taking or damaging anything. The officer issued verbal warnings to both juveniles not to be entering buildings that didn’t belong to them.
• Officers went to the Osceola County Jail and served a no trespassing order to a 58-year-old man. The man had caused a disturbance at City Hall. The trespass orders expire in October 2018.
• Officers received a request to make a report regarding new dents and scratches on a vehicle that had been parked.
• Officers were notified of vandalism at the Depot. The surveillance video was reviewed and converted into still shots for identification purposes. The matter is under investigation.
• Officers responded to a local residence regarding a possible domestic incident in progress. Officers questioned a 45-year-old woman and a 32-year-old man, who both stated they were having a verbal argument and there had been no physical contact. Seeing no signs of physical injuries, the officer issued a verbal warning for disorderly behavior.
• Officers assisted EMS at a local residence for a suspected drug overdose.
• Officers were requested to an apartment complex regarding an illegal dumping complaint. The person responsible was identified and interviewed by the responding officer. The matter has been turned over to the prosecuting attorney's office to review.
• Officers were requested to meet with Michigan State Police troopers from the Cadillac post who were holding a 23-year-old man on a criminal bench warrant for failure to appear. The two departments met and custody of the man was turned over to the Reed City Police Department. He was then transported to the Osceola County Jail, where he was lodged without incident.
• Officers were requested to assist the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office with the arrest of a 23-year-old man. The man, who had several warrants, was transported to the Osceola County Jail, where he was lodged without incident.
• Officers received an illegal dumping complaint regarding the dumpsters at a local apartment complex. The man responsible was located and admitted to the officer that while waiting to pick someone up at the apartments he cleaned out his vehicle and placed a bag of garbage into the dumpster, not realizing it was illegal. The matter is pending review by the prosecuting attorney’s office.
• Officers were requested by a mother to keep an eye out for her teenage daughter, who was voluntarily missing and not answering her phone. Although officers searched areas where teenagers tend to hang out, she was not located.
• Officers arrested a 57-year-old man on a criminal bench warrant for contempt out of Osceola County's 77th District Court.