Local police reports
A larceny complaint was reported to the police department which is still under investigation.
An officer responded to a civil dispute. The involved parties were advised to discontinue contact with each other unless they were able to resolve their differences.
An officer responded to a hit and run accident that is still under investigation.
An officer responded to a noise complaint at a residence. The responsible party was leaving the scene when officers arrived.
An officer assisted EMS and the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department with a medical emergency that originated from a suspicious situation.
An officer responded to a breaking and entering complaint. The case is still open at this time.
An officer responded to a disturbance at a business. The suspects had left the scene prior to officer’s arrival. The case remains open at this time.
An officer responded to a breaking and entering complaint at a residence. The case remains open at this time.
Officers were dispatched to a two-vehicle traffic accident. No injuries were reported.
Officers received a complaint of larceny from a vehicle. The matter is under investigation.
Officers received a complaint of larceny of a dog. Further investigation found the dog to have been missing for a year and was found and retrieved by its original owners. Ownership was confirmed at the veterinarian office via an implanted microchip.
Officers were dispatched to perform a probation check on two males and found nothing suspicious.
While on foot patrol, officers found a local business door to be unlocked after hours. The building was checked and secured.
Officers were dispatched to a local apartment complex regarding the illegal dumping of trash. Video is being reviewed and the matter is under investigation.
Officers observed a semi truck with defective taillights; further investigation found the driver did not have a CDL classification needed to be driving a semi truck, nor any proof of insurance. The officer issued appearance citations for defective taillights, no proof of insurance, and driving with no CDL classification/permit.
Officers performed a traffic stop on a vehicle for tinted windows and found the driver to be driving on an invalid driver’s license. The driver was issued and appearance citation.
Officers were dispatched to a two-vehicle accident. No injuries were reported.
Officers were requested to local residence regarding a suspicious situation. The caller observed a strange pickup parked in the driveway of his neighbor, who was not at home. He followed the pickup into town and called the police to investigate. Officers found the driver of the pickup had been snow plowing in the area. Case closed.
Officers were dispatched to assist the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department with a misdemeanor warrant. The 47-year-old male was located and arrested without incident.
Officers were dispatched to local apartment complex regarding property damage. The matter is under investigation. Meanwhile when questioning other tenants, officers issued a citation for having a unlicensed dog.
Officers responded to a verbal argument at a local residence. The situation was calmed and both parties separated.
Officers were dispatched to local apartment complex regarding a loud party and an argument taking place inside one of the units. Officers found the 21-year-old male to have a warrant for his arrest. He was transported and lodged in the Osceola County Jail without incident. The 21-year-old female was found to have been drinking alcohol which was a violation of her parole. She was then placed under arrest and lodged in the Osceola County Jail without incident.
Officers were dispatched to perform an area road check, after a caller claimed there was a mattress in the road. Officers searched and found nothing in the area. Case closed.
Officers were dispatched to assist a motorist who was having a panic attack driving on U.S. 131 and experiencing poor visibility due to the weather. Officers escorted the motorist off the highway to calm her anxiety.
Officers were dispatched to local residence regarding a parking issue between neighbors. The officers explained the options to both parties.
Officers received information regarding a 35-year-old male who had served his time in the Lake County Jail and held a valid warrant with the Reed City Police Department. Officers drove to Lake County Jail and picked up the individual and transported him to the Osceola County Jail without incident.
While performing a traffic stop for defective headlight, the officer found the 24-year-old female driver to be driving on a suspended driver’s license. She was issued an appearance citation for the DWLS and given a verbal warning on for the defective headlight. The vehicle was impounded.