Evart

Police Report

Jan. 23 to 29

Jan. 23: An officer was dispatched to an area check of a suspicious person looking through the windows of residences. The suspect left the area prior to the arrival of the officer.

Jan. 24: An officer assisted a Social Worker from the Department of Human Services with the removal of a child from a residence outside of the city.

An officer was dispatched to a business reference a larceny of gasoline complaint. The case is open pending further investigation.

An officer was dispatched to a residence reference a civil dispute. The officer advised the complainant that the matter would have to be resolved in civil court.

Jan. 25: An officer was dispatched to assist the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department on a complaint.

Jan. 26: An officer was dispatched to a business reference a civil dispute. The officer advised the complainant that the matter would have to be resolved in civil court.

Jan. 29: An officer was dispatched to a residence reference a disturbance. The suspect left the residence prior to the arrival of the officer.

An officer was dispatched to a harassment complaint. The officer advised the parties to avoid further contact with each other.

Jan. 29: An officer was dispatched to a residence reference a welfare check. The individual was found to be secure. The case is closed.

Reed City

Police Report

Jan. 23 to 29

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

E-mail tips to RCPD@reedcityhall.org

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

Officers on patrol received a be on the lookout for a vehicle with an elderly person from Big Rapids that had dementia that had left his house earlier in the day confused. Officers on patrol located the vehicle traveling in Reed City and stopped the car. The elderly person was found to be driving the vehicle and was turned over to family members from Big Rapids.

Officers assisted the Osceola County Sheriff’s Department on an intoxicated subject that they had in custody at the Hospital that became combative. Officers were able to get the subject under control.

Officers responded to an alarm at a business in the city. The building was checked and found to be secure. The property owner was notified.

Jan. 24: Officers investigated a larceny complaint that occurred at the Reed City High School. The complainant reported that her wallet was stolen. While officers were taking the stolen property complaint another officer was taking a found property complaint. The item that was found was the wallet that was stolen from the High School. All items were accounted for except the cash from the wallet. The suspect has been identified and the matter has been submitted to the prosecutor’s office seeking an arrest warrant on the suspect.

Jan. 26: Officers responded to a gas station in town for a fail to pay for gas. The subject’s credit card was declined. Arrangements were made for her to return the next day to pay for the gas. The matter has been resolved.

Officers responded to an alarm at a business in the city. The building was checked and found to be secure. The property owner was notified.

Jan. 27: Officers were dispatched to W. Lincoln Ave. for a two vehicle property damage accident. There were no injuries and minor damage. A report was completed.

Officers located a subject at his residence that had an outstanding warrant for misdemeanor weapons offense. The subject was arrested and lodged at the Osceola County Jail without incident.

Officers responded to a residence for a well being check on a minor child. The officers arrived at the residence to find that everything was OK, the matter was unfounded.

Officers were dispatched to a business in the city for two separate larcenies from motor vehicle complaints. The complainants went inside to work and returned to find that their windows had been smashed out and items stolen from their vehicle. A report was completed and the matter is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Reed City Police Department at (231) 832-3743.

Officers responded to an alarm at a business in the city. The building was checked and found to be secure. The property owner was notified.

Jan. 28: Officers responded to an alarm at a business in the city. The building was checked and found to be secure. The property owner was notified.

Officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. It was discovered that one of the subjects had five outstanding warrants for his arrest out of various jurisdictions. Upon searching the vehicle suspect drugs were located and are being sent to the crime lab to be analyzed, additional charges are pending.

Osceola County

Sheriff’s Report

Jan. 22 to 28

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.

Jan. 22: Deputies were dispatched to a residence within Leroy Township on the report of a fight involving several subjects. Upon arrival the deputies secured the scene, and discovered that several subjects involved in this incident had fled the scene. Further investigation revealed that said complaint in this matter had several valid warrants issued for their arrest. The complainant was taken into custody and was transported to the Osceola County Jail without incident.

Deputies investigated 2 vehicle crashes and 1 vehicle crash with injuries. Incidents occurred within Lincoln and Sherman Townships.

Jan. 23: Deputies investigated 1 vehicle crash and 1 vehicle crash with injuries. Incidents occurred within Highland and Lincoln Townships.

Deputies investigated an assault and battery complaint, which occurred within Richmond Township. Further investigation revealed that a highly intoxicated subject had assaulted 2 subjects while they were in a vehicle traveling down the roadway. The complainants then drove the offender to the Sheriff’s Office where said complaint was investigated. During the investigation the highly intoxicated offender assaulted a correction officer and attempted to assault a patrol sergeant. The subject was arrested without incident.

Jan. 24: A sergeant investigated a damage to a retaining wall complaint, which occurred at a church within Orient Township. Upon arrival the sergeant discovered that someone intentionally damaged said retaining wall. The sergeant completed his investigation and cleared the scene without incident.

A sergeant investigated a suspicious complaint, which occurred within the City of Reed City. Upon arrival the sergeant was advised that an unknown subject had knocked on the complainant’s door and had requested money. The sergeant patrolled the area, however said subject was gone upon arrival.

Jan. 25: Deputies investigated 3 vehicle crashes and 1 vehicle crash with injuries. Incidents occurred within Richmond, Burdell and Evart Townships along with the City of Reed City.

Deputies responded to a residence within Highland Township and arrested a subject on a valid warrant. Said subject was taken into custody and turned over to the Wexford County sheriff’s Office.

Jan. 26: Deputies investigated 3 vehicle crashes. Incidents occurred within Osceola, Evart and Lincoln Townships.

Jan. 27: Deputies investigated 1 vehicle crash which occurred within Rose Lake Township.

Deputies investigated a personal protection order violation complaint, which occurred within Sherman Township. Through investigation the deputies discovered that a subject, whom has a served and valid ppo issued, entered onto a forbidden piece of property belonging to the complainant. The deputies attempted contact with said subject, however they were unsuccessful. This case has been forwarded to the Circuit Court for review and charges.

Jan. 28: Deputies investigated 4 vehicle crashes. Incidents occurred within Burdell, and Richmond Townships.

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.