Dispatch Desk

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

July 17

12:38 a.m. — An officer responded to an alarm at an area business. The officer checked the building, and all was secure.

1:43 a.m. — An officer responded to an area motel for a report of theft. Some items had been taken from the freezer in the restaurant. The officer spoke with the night manager, and a report was taken.

3:35 a.m. — An officer responded to the report of a possible trespasser on private property and checked the area. The officer was unable to locate anyone.

3:38 p.m. — A caller advised of a disturbance at an area business. Officers responded and took a report.

11:08 p.m. — An officer responded to an alarm at an area business. The alarm company contacted the key holder, and the building was secured.

July 18

9:57 a.m. — A caller advised of a suspicious person by the lake. An officer responded and made contact. A report was taken.

10:06 a.m. — A caller advised of a theft from his wholesale truck that was parked outside a local bar and making a delivery. An officer responded and took a report.

10:40 a.m. — A caller advised of a suspicious person in the back of the track behind the elementary school trying to get into doors and windows. Officers responded and checked the area, but they were unable to make contact.

6:28 p.m. — A caller advised that her soon-to-be ex-husband was calling her from a friend’s number and she thought he might be using some kind of machine to show he is calling from another phone. She advised he was also calling from a private number, but she could not prove it is him other than knowing his voice. The caller was advised the information would be logged into the system and an officer would be informed to add it to his report. We wonder why they couldn’t make it work.

6:31 p.m. — An officer responded to an alarm, but the alarm company called to cancel the alarm.

9:24 p.m. — A caller repeatedly called to advise that her ex-husband was calling her again and she was recording the phone calls. An officer took the call and advised the caller that the information would be put into the department’s notes. The officer advised the caller to let the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office know as well since she lived in Holiday Island. We think maybe this is the same guy who keeps calling and offering us free cruises.

11:30 p.m. — An employee at a local store advised of a shoplifting incident that had occurred. An officer responded and took a report.

July 19

8:05 a.m. — A caller advised that she had left her apartment to switch over her clothes in the laundry room and when she came back to her apartment she found it had been gone through. She advised that she had belongings missing. An officer responded and took a report.

3:13 p.m. — County Dispatch called in regard to a 911 call. A dispatcher spoke to the subject, who advised they had pocket-dialed 911. An officer responded to make sure all was clear. All was well.

July 20

11:29 a.m. — A caller advised of a suspicious vehicle backed up to her building that was not supposed to be there. An officer responded and contacted the vehicle owner. The vehicle was removed. No report was taken.

7:24 p.m. — County Dispatch called about a 911 call, saying this was the seventh call from this cell phone that was a nonworking cell number. An officer responded and drove around the area but did not see anything.

9:25 p.m. — A caller advised that there was a manhole with the lid off and they almost hit it. Public works was contacted to cover it back up, and an officer was dispatched as well. The officer put the cover back on and advised canceling the call to public works and letting them know to fix the manhole in the morning. The officer took the broken round piece and advised dispatch to let public works know to come pick it up at the police station.

10:35 p.m. — A caller advised that a male was hanging around a business, talking to customers and making them feel uncomfortable. The owners had asked him to leave, but he hadn’t. An officer responded to ask the subject to leave and took him home.

July 21

1:31 a.m. — An officer responded to an area bar for a report of a possible stolen bicycle. Upon arrival, the officer located the bicycle, which was returned to the owner.

3:04 a.m. — An officer responded to a residential burglary alarm. The alarm company called back a few minutes later and advised the officer to disregard the alarm per the owner’s request.

6:55 a.m. — A caller advised of a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of an area business. An officer responded and checked the person and vehicle. All was well.

11:12 a.m. — A caller advised they needed an officer to respond to a local hotel for a report. An officer responded and took a report. The officer then made contact with the subject and was advised he needed to check with the front desk to ask if he is allowed on the property.

5:24 p.m. — An area business called to report a male subject was upset because they would not take his personal check. They advised the subject started getting mad and screaming, hit an employee and broke some items at the store. The subject then headed toward the street yelling. An officer found the subject and arrested him for disorderly conduct.

9:14 p.m. — A father called to report that his daughter was sitting in the garage and he thought she was strung out on something. He wanted an officer to respond to the house. An officer responded and talked with the daughter and the family. The officer stated that all was fine.

10:43 p.m. — An officer responded to a 911 call about a subject sending suicidal messages to his girlfriend’s phone. The subject showed a valid warrant out of Carroll County Sheriff’s Office for failure to appear, so the officer arrested the subject.

11:24 p.m. — Carroll County Sheriff’s Office advised that Eureka EMS was asking for assistance on a medical call with a possibly combative patient. An officer responded.

July 22

1:11 a.m. — An officer assisted a family at an area motel that was locked out of their room.

2:15 a.m. — A complainant advised that she needed an officer to check her property because her dog was alerting her that someone or something was in the yard. An officer responded and found nothing in the area. Squirrel!

2:28 a.m. — An officer responded to an area bar to the report of a subject harassing the manager. The subject was arrested for public intoxication.

2:40 a.m. — An officer responded to an area motel to the report of two suspicious males. The officer checked the area and was unable to locate anyone.

8:04 a.m. — A caller advised he had an item stolen out of the back of his vehicle. An officer responded and took a report.

9:32 a.m. — A caller advised she could hear a disturbance at her hotel but was not sure where it was coming from. An officer responded and searched the area outside. The officer was unable to locate or hear any disturbance.

11:15 a.m. — A caller reported items were stolen out of his vehicles at his residence. An officer took a report.

4:13 p.m. — County Dispatch advised that EMS wanted an officer dispatched to the scene because a subject was acting erratic. An officer responded and found that all was fine. EMS was taking care of the subject, who had low blood sugar.

7:40 p.m. — A caller advised she found a wallet and wanted to know if an officer could come pick it up. An officer responded and picked the wallet up.

July 23

3:55 p.m. — The manager at an area business reported a shoplifter in the store. Officers arrived, but the subject had left the store. An officer took a report.

July 24

4:56 a.m. — A complainant advised she could see someone shining a flashlight in her vehicle. An officer responded and checked the area but was unable to locate anyone.

5:58 a.m. — An officer responded to a residential alarm. The alarm was canceled when the alarm company spoke with the homeowner.