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.


≤ 9:35 a.m., suspicious, 400 block North Sixth Street

≤ 9:44 a.m., residential alarm, canceled en route, 800 block South Lake Street

≤ 10:04 a.m., report of a vehicle blocking the driveway, one cited, 200 block West Baraga Avenue

≤ 10:05 a.m., report of fraud through an online mobile application, 900 block Wilson Street

≤ 10:53 a.m., report of subject blowing snow into the roadway, unable to locate, 1300 block Pioneer Road

≤ 11:56 a.m., report of a dog at large, unable to locate, 1700 block West Fair Avenue

≤ 3:11 p.m., hit-and-run property-damage accident, owner does not require a report, wants documentation, 1000 block North Third Street

≤ 7:20 p.m., report of a low-hanging wire, board of light and power checked out, removed low wires/cable, 300 block Genesee Street

≤ 9:56 p.m., report of an unoccupied vehicle parked on Spring Street with its doors opened, area checked, gone on arrival, Spring Street near Fifth Street

≤ 11:26 p.m., liquor inspections, eight business checks, 100 block West Washington Street


≤ 8:58 a.m., hit-and-run property-damage accident, 4500 block M-553

≤ 9:40 a.m., sex offense other, 1200 block Tierney Street

≤ 9:53 a.m., tarp removed from roadway, M-553 near Division Street

≤ 11:50 a.m., report of damage to the front door and a sign missing, unknown if sign was removed by wind or taken, 800 block Preserve Drive

≤ 12:02 p.m., vehicle lockout, opened, 500 block West Washington Street

≤ 12:30 p.m., disabled semi-truck in the roadway, vehicle removed, 100 block West Hampton Street

≤ 12:47 p.m., request for a letter of no trespass, subject left prior to officer arrival, advised to contact the department if the subject returns, 400 block West Ohio Street

≤ 2:45 p.m., report of an elderly subject walking down the middle of the roadway, subject not in the roadway, subject is fine, South Lake Street near U.S. 41

≤ 2:49 p.m., report of a car parked illegally, gone on arrival, Longyear Avenue near Summit Street

≤ 3:14 p.m., retail fraud arrest, 1400 block O’Dovero Drive

≤ 5 p.m., disabled semi-truck, assistance given, U.S. 41 near Wilson Street

≤ 5:20 p.m., homeowner causing problems with board of light and power trying to shut power off due to a safety issue, issue resolved, 300 block South Seventh Street

≤ 5:21 p.m., parking complaint, two cited, 600 block Altamont Street

≤ 5:52 p.m., subjects blocking traffic trying to load a snowmobile, assistance given, U.S. 41 near West Main Street

≤ 5:55 p.m., employees found a bag full of suspected drug paraphernalia, unfounded, 500 block West Washington Street

≤ 7:45 p.m., blocked driveway, cited, 200 block East Hewitt Avenue

≤ 9:20 p.m., caller reports locating a subject either passed out or unconscious behind the wheel of a vehicle, other agency was on the scene first and took over the call for service, assisted other agency with intoxicated driver, Woodland Avenue near Wright Street

≤ 11:45 p.m., disabled vehicle in the area, owner has help on the way, motorist assist, U.S. 41 near Marquette Branch Prison


≤ 1 a.m., hit-and-run property-damage accident, 100 block East Michigan Street

≤ 10:13 a.m., report of a vehicle parked in the roadway, public works posted signs advising cars not to park on the street for snow removal, contact made with owner, will try to get the vehicles removed, 100 block East Park Street

≤ 10:23 a.m., vehicle parked in private, one cited, 100 block South Front Street