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.


– 10:33 a.m., male driving silver sedan hit the curb and took off running. Owner of vehicle notified, advised his son had his car. 1600 block Elm Street

– 12:18 p.m., pickup truck on private property. Advised they will need to tow it themselves. 1300 block South Front Street

– 1:11 p.m., 911 hang up. All OK. 1200 block Lakeshore Park Place

– 1:35 p.m., anonymous letter regarding possible issues with employee, 400 block Fisher Street

– 1:46 p.m., woman called man and accused him of hitting her parked vehicle. Man said it was not him and had officer verify there was absolutely no damage to his vehicle, 1400 block Birch Avenue

– 2:25 p.m., traffic accident, West Washington Street near Seymour Avenue

– 3:12 p.m., peace officer request, 2200 block Wright Street

– 3:18 p.m., attempt to locate intoxicated male, unable to locate, 400 block Meeske Avenue

– 3:34 p.m., warrant authorized, at station

– 4:25 p.m., peace officer standby, no problems, 2200 Wright Street

– 4:27 p.m., VIN inspection, at station

– 5 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 1200 block Lakeshore Park Place

– 5:40 p.m., aggressive raccoon in yard, animal fled when officer approached, resident will contact animal control, 1400 block Woodland Avenue

– 6:12 p.m., report of a bonfire and subjects drinking along the river down from the bridge. Fire put out and no alcohol was involved. Warned. Dead River near County Road 550

– 8:30 p.m., driver arrested for driving while license suspended, Wright Street near Neidhart Avenue

– 9:04 p.m., residential lockout. DPW assisted with an extension ladder to gain access to open second floor window. 700 block Champion Street

– 9:18 p.m., cat at large complaint, taken to UPAWS, 800 block Preserve Drive

– 9:53 p.m., intoxicated subject, moved along, 600 block West Washington Street

– 10:23 p.m., barking dog complaint, ongoing problem, owned to be cited, 500 block Norwood Street

– 10:25 p.m., disorderly homeless male, moved on, 500 block West Washington Street

– 11:15 p.m., residential alarm, all OK, 1000 block Merlin Street


– 12:42 a.m., north schools checked

– 3:41 a.m., well-being check, 300 block Pine Street

– 4:15 a.m., larceny, 1900 block Freedom Drive

– 5:49 a.m., housing lockout, 500 block Wright Street

– 6:10 a.m., parking complaint, 800 block West College Avenue