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.


– 7:11 a.m., lockout assistance, opened, first block of Elder

– 7:45 a.m., assist Chocolay Police with unwanted subject, 1000 block M-28

– 8:20 a.m., two unattended children in Harlow Park, adult was with them, 600 block West Washington

– 8:44 a.m., found bicycle, 600 block West Washington

– 9:11 a.m., altercation between male and female, assistance given, 500 block Craig

– 10:19 a.m., harassment report, 300 block Baraga

– 10:21 a.m., natural death, 300 block Pine

– 10:33 a.m., loud noise complaint, 200 block South Fifth

– 10:51 a.m., bicycle stolen, 300 block Baraga

– 10:58 a.m., water running down street, Department of Public Works advised, 2000 block Wilkinson

– 1:36 p.m., fraud complaint, report taken, 700 block West College

– 2:10 p.m., well-being check, all OK, 700 block Champion

– 2:16 p.m., property damage traffic accident, 1400 block McClellan

– 2:56 p.m., injured seagull in turn lane, removed, 1000 block West Washington

– 4:09 p.m., suspicious situation, people moved along, 1600 block Presque Isle

– 4:57 p.m., family argument reported at Welcome Center, U.S. 41 South

– 7:20 p.m., reckless driver in black Jeep, subject spoken to, coach advised, parent advised, 900 block Lincoln

– 8 p.m., driving with license suspended, no insurance, processed and released on bond, vehicle towed

– 8:05 p.m., burning in backyard, extinguished before officers arrived, 1700 block Woodland

– 9:09 p.m., suspicious subjects in playground, gone on officers’ arrival, Bejig

– 9:45 p.m., south door of orphanage found open, fire department advised, secured, 1200 block Altamont

– 11:10 p.m., bonfire on beach, gone on officers’ arrival, McCarty’s Cove

– 11:57 p.m., assist Michigan State Police with minor personal injury accident, U.S. 41 West


– 2:20 a.m., minor in possession ticket issued, 2100 block Presque Isle

– 2:30 a.m., K-9 search request to assist Michigan State Police with tracking, 1400 block Erie