Police Log

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following information is collected from Marquette City Police Department dispatch log books recorded at the time the calls were received. The incidents reported may have proven to be unfounded once police investigated. Some log entries may be edited or omitted due to space constraints.

Sept. 16

– 1:14 a.m., 10 property inspections, 1200 block Wright Street

– 1:27 a.m., false alarm, 200 block West Hewitt Avenue

– 1:52 a.m., OWI arrest, South Third Street

– 2:25 a.m., foot partol, 100 block West Washington Street

– 2:55 a.m., vehicle stuck in sand, assistance given, Pine Street

– 3:08 a.m., OWI arrest, West Baraga Avenue

– 3:15 a.m., intoxicated male passed out on steps, probation violation, report to be completed and sent to 96th District Court Probation, 300 block West Baraga Avenue

– 4:16 a.m., alarm at post office, alarm checked and found to be secure, 200 block West Washington Street

– 5:33 a.m., subject rummaging through dumpster and throwing items onto the street, subject works at The Mining Journal and claimed he had permission, 200 block West Washington Street

– 6:11 a.m., property inspection, north Marquette Schools

– 6:21 a.m., vacant apartment door was open, appeared to be left open for a construction project, 2000 block Longyear Avenue

– 8:25 a.m., parking complaint, vehicle blocking sidewalk, vehicle was booted due to unpaid parking tickets, fines paid in full, boot was released, 400 block Oak Street

– 8:45 a.m., suspicious vehicle on private property, two subjects found sleeping inside the vehicle, moved along, 2000 block Division Street

– 9:11 a.m., stray cat found in building, owner located and cat was turned over to owner, 100 block West Washington Street

– 9:34 a.m., traffic detail, Waldo Street

– 9:45 a.m., property inspection, 400 block South Lakeshore Boulevard

– 9:59 a.m., traffic detail, Norwood Street

– 10:12 a.m., female juvenile received harassing phone messages, complainant blocked the phone number, complainant does not wish for a report at this time, Elder Drive

– 10:20 a.m., traffic detail, Neidhart Avenue

– 10:51 a.m., property inspection, U.S. 41 South

– 11:37 a.m., traffic detail, 800 block Lake Street

– 11:38 a.m., traffic detail, West Avenue

– 11:46 a.m., traffic accident, U.S. 41 West

– 12:05 p.m., barking dog, no violation witnessed, 1100 block North Front Street

– 1:26 p.m., assistance to a disabled vehicle, vehicle was far enough off the road not to be a hazard, driver making his own arrangements for a wrecker, M-553

– 1:59 p.m., bicycle locked to bike rack for over a week, turned over to cold storage, 800 block South Lake Street

– 2:12 p.m., five property inspections, 500-600 blocks South Lake Street

– 2:18 p.m., property inspection, 2000 block Sugarloaf Avenue

– 2:19 p.m., MDP to a vehicle, no damage observed, 1500 block West Ridge Street

– 2:21 p.m., phone scam, not out any money, 1500 block West Ridge Street

– 2:38 p.m., abandoned camper being towed at property owner’s request. Officer spoke with the owner of the camper and got him to move it, 200 block Rock Street

– 3:23 p.m., subjects drinking alcohol on beach, subjects dumped alcohol and warned, 500 Lakeshore Boulevard

– 4:47 p.m., male subject stumbling with pants falling down exposing himself, subject was warned and escorted to his apartment, Longyear Avenue

– 5:23 p.m., property inspection, 2000 block Sugarloaf Avenue

– 6:00 p.m., threats made toward individuals, 500 block West College Avenue

– 6:11 p.m., report of dog left in vehicle, officer check on dog, dog appeared fine, vehicle windows were cracked and in the shade, owner located and warned, 100 block West Bluff Street

– 6:15 p.m., subject in wheelchair at the edge of cliff that appeared distraught, subject was enjoying the scenery and was already at this vehicle getting ready to leave when the officer arrived, Peter White Drive

– 7:01 p.m., dog left in vehicle, windows were cracked, dog appeared fine, officer to check back, 100 block South Lakeshore Boulevard

– 8:14 p.m., suspicious vehicle sitting in front of house, waiting for a friend next door, 1700 block Fitch Avenue

– 8:19 p.m., careless driving complaint, driver cited for MIP, 100 block North Seventh Street

– 8:40 p.m., possible domestic, no domestic assault, juvenile out of control with father, 200 block Dobson Place

– 10:21 p.m., loud party with music and fireworks, no party located upon arrival, officers spoke with two subjects on the beach with a fire, 3100 block Island Beach Road

– 11:10 p.m., large party complaint, officers cleared out the party and cited the tenant for violation, 400 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

– 11:36 p.m., property inspection, 1700 block Presque Isle Avenue

– 11:55 p.m., property inspection, 100 block West Baraga Avenue

– 11:56 p.m., property inspection, 1100 block Champion Street

– 11:58 p.m., property inspection, 100 block West Washington Street

Sept. 17

– 12:07 a.m., property inspection, 200 block North Front Street

– 12:09 a.m., loud party complaint, party cleared out and renter cited, 300 block South Seventh Street

– 12:12 a.m., loud music complaint, not loud on arrival, contact made and warned, 900 block West College Avenue

– 12:24 a.m., reports of a topless female walking with a male, officers were unable to locate the subjects, 1700 block Presque Isle Avenue

– 12:26 a.m., intoxicated subject refused to pay for cab ride, became disorderly, subject was calmed down by officers and paid the cab, 2000 block Presque Isle Avenue

– 1:15 a.m., MIP, third offense, 300 block South Seventh Street

– 1:16 a.m., loud subjects in hallway, contact made at apartment, not loud on arrival, warned, 1900 block Longyear Avenue

– 1:44 a.m., extremely toxicated subject, EMS assist, 800 block High Street

– 3:13 a.m., loud noise complaint, unfounded, 100 block Rock Street

– 3:44 a.m., suspicious situation, reports of a local business with doors open and lights on, nobody around, building was secured, 1900 block Enterprise Street

– 4:52 a.m., property inspection, 100 block West Baraga Avenue

– 4:55 a.m., property inspection, North Marquette Schools

– 5:10 a.m., property inspection, South Marquette Schools

– 5:57 a.m., property inspection, 1000 block North Third Street

– 8:15 a.m., seven property inspections, 1300 block South Front Street

– 8:18 a.m., traffic detail, M-553

– 8:29 a.m., assisting Forsyth Township with locating a domestic suspect, 1900 block Van Evera Avenue

– 8:53 a.m., traffic detail, East Baraga Avenue

– 9:54 a.m., stray dog brought to UPAWS, County Road 550

– 9:58 a.m., traffic detail, West Avenue

– 10:27 a.m., property inspection, Peter White Drive

– 10:28 a.m., property inspection, 800 block Hawley Street

– 10:30 a.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41

– 10:34 a.m., property inspection, 800 Hawley Street

– 11:04 a.m., property inspection, 2000 block Sugarloaf Avenue

– 11:06 a.m., six property inspections, 1900 block Enterprise Drive

– 11:25 a.m., black vehicle parked in front of fire hydrant, 100 block West Washington Street

– 11:44 a.m., parking complaint of vehicle parked on private property, two vehicles cited, 200 block Rock Street

– 12:14 p.m., property inspection, 600 West Bluff Street

– 12:24 p.m., car door opened into another car door, information was exchanged, 300 block West Baraga Avenue

– 12:28 p.m., property inspection, 400 block Seventh Street

– 12:51 p.m., traffic detail, 600 block Lakeshore Boulevard

– 1:21 p.m., 12 properties inspected, 500 block Lakeshore Boulevard

– 1:29 p.m., harassing phone calls, parties warned, 1000 block West Bluff Street

– 1:42 p.m., subject sleeping behind wheel of a vehicle in a parking lot, everything okay, subject was napping while waiting for her boyfriend to get out of work, 400 block West Washington Street

– 1:43 p.m., vehicle parked facing the wrong direction, Cleveland Avenue

– 2:16 p.m., homeless subjects shooting up drugs, apartment renter would not allow officers in the apartment, 200 block West Bluff Street

– 2:53 p.m., liquor inspection, 100 block West Baraga Avenue

– 2:55 p.m., four properties inspected, 100 block West Baraga Avenue