Evart

Police Report

April 18 to April 24

April 18: An officer was dispatched to a larceny of a purse complaint at a local business. The officer spoke to the complainant and was unable to locate the suspect. The case is open pending further investigation.

April 19: An officer was dispatched to a residence for a domestic violence complaint. The suspect was arrested and transported to Osceola County Sheriff’s Department where they were lodged on charges.

An officer took a found property report (blue T-shirt). The property will be kept at the Police Department for 30 days or until claimed by the owner.

An officer was dispatched to assist Michigan State Police on a Domestic Violence complaint.

April 20: An officer was dispatched to assist EMS on a medical call.

An officer was dispatched to a Malicious Destruction of Property complaint at a business. Photos were taken of the damaged door. The case is open pending further investigation.

April 22: An officer was dispatched to a residence for a welfare check. Upon arrival the officer found the individual to be at another residence and secure.

An officer was dispatched to assist the Department of Human Services (DHS) with a home inspection.

Reed City

Police Report

April 18 to April 24

If you see any suspicious activity, call 911. For a non-emergency call 832-3255.

E-mail tips to RCPD@reedcityhall.org

April 18: Officers responded to an apartment complex to investigate a criminal sexual conduct complaint. The victim was a 13 year old female who reported that she was raped by a male neighbor. Through investigation it was determined that the incident did not take place. The complainant later admitted to police that she lied because she was upset the subject. The matter has been turned over to Probate Court.

Officers assisted the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department with a pursuit on U.S. 131. The suspect was fleeing Southbound in the northbound lanes. The vehicle eventually stopped and the matter was investigated by the Sheriff’s Department.

April 19: The School Liaison Officer responded to the G.T. Norman Elementary School for a civil child custody complaint.

Officers responded to a residence for a harassment complaint. It was determined that the matter was civil and not criminal. The complainant was advised on a course of action.

Officers investigated a vehicle in the ditch on U.S. 10.

April 20: Officers responded to a possible domestic violence call. The complainant stated that she was having problems with her ex-boyfriend. No assault had occurred. The male subject was on probation and the report was forwarded to his probation officer for review.

The School Liaison Officer investigated a larceny of money complaint that occurred at the High School. Officers are in the process of review camera footage and the matter is under investigation.

The School Liaison Officer handled a weapon free school zone violation. A middle school student brought a knife to school. A report was completed and the matter was handled by the school administration.

Officers investigated a suspicious situation. A garage door was open and there was a subject inside. The subject was identified as being the renter of the residence.

April 21: Officers responded to a dog complaint where a subject was possibly allowing his dog to defecate on others property. The dog owner was located and given a warning.

Officers located a subject with an outstanding warrant for retail fraud. The subject was arrested and lodged at the Osceola County Jail without incident.

Officers doing property checks at the G.T. Norman Elementary School observed 3 window screens out of the windows. The building was checked and found to be secure.

April 22: Officers responded to a business in the city for a malicious destruction of property complaint. A report was completed and the matter is under investigation.

Officers responded to a complaint of a minor child that wandered to the complainant residence. The parents of the child were located and given a warning.

Officers were dispatched to a business in the city for a found syringe. The syringe was for insulin and was found to be new and unopened. The syringe was properly disposed of.

Officers located and served no trespass notices on two subjects in the city.

Officers investigated a semi truck parked in a residential area. The owner of the truck was located and given a warning.

Officers responded to a residence for a civil complaint. The complainant was having problems with a guest that they allowed to stay at their house. The complainant was advised on a course of action.

April 23: Officers were dispatched to a business in the city for a two vehicle private property damage accident. There were no injuries and only minor damage. A report was completed.

Officers responded to a noise complaint at an apartment complex in the city. The complaint was unfounded.

Officers were dispatched to an apartment complex for a disorderly complaint. The suspect kicked in an apartment door because he was locked out. The report was submitted to the prosecutor for review.

Officers responded to a bar in the city for an assault complaint. The complainant was assaulted by another subject. The matter is under investigation.

April 24: Officers located a subject and served her with a no trespass notice for a business in the city.

Osceola County

Sheriff’s Report

April 17 to April 23

The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated several complaints for the above week. The following is a brief summery for some of that activity which occurred.

April 17: Deputies preformed a traffic stop on a vehicle within Richmond Township for disregarding a stop sign. Through investigation the deputies discovered that the driver was operating their vehicle on a suspended driver’s license. The driver was taken into custody and was transported to the Osceola County Jail without incident.

Deputies investigated 3 vehicle crashes, which occurred within Evart, Leroy and Osceola Townships.

April 18: Deputies received a report of a vehicle traveling south bound in the north bound lane of U.S.-131 within Richmond Township. Upon arrival deputies were able to locate said vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. Through investigation the deputies took the driver, and lone occupant, into protective custody and transported them to Reed City Spectrum Health for a mental evaluation.

Deputies were dispatched to a juvenile home within Sylvan Township on the report of an assault and battery complaint. Upon arrival the deputies discovered that 2 residents had assaulted each other, which was over the flashing of gang signs. The deputies completed their investigation and cleared the scene without incident. This case has been forwarded to the Prosecutor’s Office and Probate Court for charges.

April 19: Deputies investigated 5 vehicle crashes, which occurred within Leroy, Sherman, Richmond, Lincoln and Highland Townships.

Deputies were dispatched to a residence within Middle Branch Township on the report of a male subject discharging a firearm inside the residence while his wife and mother in law had locked themselves within the bathroom of the house. Upon arrival the deputies located the suspect, placed him under arrest and transported him to the Osceola County Jail without incident.

April 20: A deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle within Richmond Township for operating within a closed area. Through investigation the deputy discovered that the driver was operating their vehicle on a suspended license. The deputy issued the driver an appearance citation for this offence and turned the vehicle over to a licensed driver.

Deputies investigated three vehicle crashes which occurred within Marion, Osceola and Lincoln Townships.

April 21: Deputies investigated three vehicle crashes and 1 vehicle crash within injuries. The incidents occurred within Highland, Hersey, Lincoln and Sherman Townships.

Deputies responded to a residence within Orient Township and arrested a subject on two valid warrants issued out of Wexford and Mecosta Counties. The subject was then transported to the Osceola County Jail without incident.

April 22: Deputies were dispatched to Marion Township on the report of a suspicious vehicle seen in a neighborhood. Upon arrival the deputies patrolled the area, but were unable to locate said vehicle. The deputies then cleared the scene without incident.

A deputy was dispatched to a residence within Highland Township on the report of an unlicensed driver driving recklessly on public roadways. Upon arrival the deputy completed his investigation, which included receiving a statement from the complainant about the incident. At that time the deputy attempted to make contact with the suspect, but was unable to. The deputy then cleared the scene without incident and forwarded his report to the Prosecutor’s Office for charges.

April 23: Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle within Rose Lake Township for speeding and driving left of center. Through investigation the deputies discovered that the operator was operating the vehicle while intoxicated and was in possession of illegal narcotics. The deputies also discovered that two passengers were in possession of open intoxicants. The deputies issued the passengers appearance citations for possession of open intoxicants, arrested the driver and transported him to the Osceola County Jail without incident.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle within Middle Branch Township for an equipment violation. Through investigation the deputies discovered that the operator was operating the vehicle while intoxicated, was driving without a valid license and was in possession of illegal narcotics. The driver was arrested and transported to the Osceola County Jail without incident.

The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind citizens to report any and all suspicious activity that is observed within their neighborhoods, and to contact the sheriff’s office if you have any information pertaining to the above complaints at (231) 832-2288 or by fax at (231) 832-6173.