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.

March 17

≤ 3:57 p.m., parking violation, vehicle moved, 300 block West Hewitt Avenue

≤ 4:03 p.m., traffic detail, 1900 block U.S. 41 West

≤ 4:04 p.m., lockout, 1100 block West Washington Street

≤ 4:29 p.m., loose dog, last seen near cemetery fence line heading toward American Legion, dropped off at residence, 600 block West Bluff Street

≤ 6:32 p.m., possible parking issue, officer able to contact owner and have vehicle moved, 2000 block Van Evera Avenue

≤ 7 p.m., report of suspicious vehicle parked near intersection, Altamont Street near Pioneer Road

≤ 8:27 p.m., missing person, report taken, be-on-the-lookout aired with central dispatch, subject located in Indiana, be-on-the-lookout canceled with central dispatch, 600 block West Bluff Street

≤ 11:55 p.m., request for identification verification, all OK, 100 block West Washington Street

≤ 11:57 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 1900 block Enterprise Street

March 18

≤ 12:31 a.m., liquor and business inspections, 100 block West Washington Street

≤ 3:47 a.m., patrol observed an intoxicated male about to urinate on side of roadway, warned and moved on, 300 block East College Avenue

≤ 8:20 a.m., 911 hang-up call, accidental, 1600 block Center Street

≤ 9:38 a.m., report of a black dog at large, unable to locate, Fitch Avenue

≤ 9:54 a.m., vehicle lockout, subject located keys upon arrival, 2100 block Fitch Avenue

≤ 10:08 a.m., report of a dog at large, unable to locate, complainant believes it was a dog from the neighborhood, possibly already made its way home, 100 block West Arch Street

≤ 10:12 a.m., drug paraphernalia to be destroyed, 200 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ 10:30 a.m., hit-and-run property-damage accident, 200 block Whetstone Road

≤ 12:22 p.m., hit-and-run property damage accident, West College Avenue near Lincoln Avenue

≤ 12:50 p.m., be-on-the-lookout aired for an erratic driver, subject located, verbal warning from the complaint, McClellan Avenue near Wilson Street

≤ 12:55 p.m., violation of Michigan Public Health Code, 1100 block Erie Avenue

≤ 1:20 p.m., male exposing himself, contact made, warned, 600 block West Spring Street

≤ 2:11 p.m., complaint of subjects smoking marijuana, advised management there is nothing law enforcement is able to do with it being legal, advised to contact corporate for appropriate measures, 200 block Whetstone Road

≤ 2:41 p.m., subject walking down the roadway having difficulties, contact made, transported back to hotel, 900 block West Baraga Avenue

≤ 2:59 p.m., report of credit card fraud, 600 block West Washington Street

≤ 3:25 p.m., crossing guard detail, Sixth Street near Ohio Street

≤ 4:36 p.m., lockout, 2000 block U.S. 41 West

≤ 5:14 p.m., child custody dispute, advice given, 2000 block Presque Isle Avenue

≤ 5:59 p.m., traffic detail, U.S. 41 South

≤ 8:06 p.m., wellbeing check, report of male and female constantly yelling at a young child, child protective services intake call, officer advised children are fine, officer spoke with child protective services, 1000 block Hancock Avenue

≤ 8:39 p.m., driver struck a pothole causing damage to tire/rim, no report needed, plastic hubcap was cracked, 1900 block U.S. 41 West

≤ 9:45 p.m., report of a suspicious vehicle, area checked, vehicle was gone on arrival, 1700 block Mildred Avenue

≤ 10 p.m., assist other agency with traffic stop on operating under the influence driver/vehicle, search of vehicle conducted, search report, Seventh Street near Spring Street

≤ 10:17 p.m., disabled vehicle in the roadway, assistance given, U.S. 41 Bypass near McClellan Avenue

≤ 10:58 p.m., incident report for vehicle search conducted, 2200 block U.S. 41 South

March 19

≤ 1:17 a.m., be-on-the-lookout aired for possible operating while intoxicated vehicle, vehicle was located and stopped by patrol, discovered not to be operating while intoxicated, all OK, U.S. 41 South near Van Epps Place

≤ 3:25 a.m., car versus deer traffic accident, 1700 block South McClellan Avenue

≤ 8:37 a.m., report of damage to a window from a vehicle, 200 block West Washington Street

≤ 9:33 a.m., report of a vehicle parked in private, one cited, 100 block South Front Street

≤ 9:53 a.m., parking complaint, one cited, 1200 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 11:05 a.m., report of a subject throwing ice chunks into the roadway, ice was melting quickly on the roadway, all clear, East Park Street near Spruce Street

≤ 12:03 p.m., checked area for off-leash dogs, none observed, Powder Mill Road

≤ 2:16 p.m., report of a stolen license plate, 700 block Craig Street

≤ 4:50 p.m., operate without insurance, arrest report, U.S. 41 South

≤ 5:05 p.m., complaint of vehicles parked in handicap zone, three vehicles cited, 1400 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 5:25 p.m., traffic accident, South Front Street near Genesee Street

≤ 7:03 p.m., alarm, set off by cleaning crew, all OK, 1100 block North Third Street

≤ 10:09 p.m., liquor inspections, 200 block North Front Street

≤ 10:19 p.m., liquor inspection, 900 block West Washington Street


≤ 7:28 a.m., traffic accident, Fisher Street near Altamont Street

≤ 7:30 a.m., found purse that was returned to owner, 1000 block West Ridge Street

≤ 7:30 a.m., driving complaint involving student, contact made with student, student was warned and parents notified, 1200 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 8:27 a.m., suspicious vehicle driving around the block for the past hour, gone on arrival, 600 block West Hampton Street

≤ 10:06 a.m., harassment complaint, unwanted sales call, 200 block Whetstone Road

≤ 11:25 a.m., tailgating complaint, 1200 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 11:47 a.m., vehicle wheel stuck in an ice crevice, department of public works contacted and assisted the motorist, 100 block West Washington Street

≤ 3:19 p.m., questions about city ordinance on airsoft guns being discharged inside the city, advice given and advised where to properly use the airsoft guns, 300 block West Baraga Avenue

≤ 4:06 p.m., report of a vehicle blocking the driveway, one cited, 100 block North Sixth Street

≤ 4:18 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 700 block North Third Street

≤ 4:58 p.m., family issue, advice given, 400 block West Bluff Street

≤ 5:34 p.m., traffic accident, 400 block East Prospect Street

≤ 5:43 p.m., hit-and-run property-damage accident, 300 block West Ridge Street