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.


– 1:50 p.m., barking dogs; warning issued, 600 block of Craig Street

– 3:46 p.m., sailboat lost power; U.S. Coast Guard on scene, Lakeshore Boulevard

– 4:12 p.m., boater in distress; boat towed in by U.S. Coast Guard, all OK, 1300 block of North Lakeshore Boulevard

– 4:51 p.m., property damage traffic crash, 1100 block of West Washington Street

– 5 p.m., malicious destruction of property complaint, 200 block of North Fourth Street

– 6:55 p.m., dog at large complaint; owner called just prior to dogs being lodged at animal shelter; returned to owner; ticket issued, 300 block of East Crescent Street

– 7:30 p.m., report of a found bag of prescription medication; non-prescription medication placed in bin for destruction, 500 block of West Washington Street

– 8:24 p.m., property damage traffic accident; very minor damage, 300 block of West Baraga Avenue

– 10 p.m., report of a woman screaming in the area; taken to hospital for self-admit, psychiatric, 200 block of South Lakeshore Boulevard

– 10:30 p.m., reported odor of burning marijuana; unable to locate, 500 block of Wright Street

– 11:50 p.m., minor injuries; personal injury accident, 600 block of U.S. 41 West


– 3 a.m., report of a subject yelling; advised to move on, 200 block of West Baraga Avenue

– 9:46 a.m., cat caught in live trap; owner located; ticket issued, 300 block of East Crescent

– 10:06 a.m., lockout assistance, 1400 block of O’Dovero Drive

– 10:46 a.m., assist transporting dogs to animal shelter; due to arrest, 200 block of West Baraga Avenue

– 11:17 a.m., bicycle stolen, 700 block of North Third Street

– 12:56 p.m., intoxicated male walking in traffic; unable to locate, 1200 block of Joliet

– 12:56 p.m., caller reports her tire was slashed; not slashed, just severely worn out, 1900 block of Bejig

– 1:41 p.m., assist semi tractor-trailer driver while he makes delivery, 400 block of South Lakeshore Boulevard

– 2:03 p.m., found bicycle; taken to storage, 200 block of Whetstone

– 3:22 p.m., intoxicated male lying in the grass; taken to EMS, transport to hospital, first block of Peter White Drive

– 3:36 p.m., lockout assistance, 100 block of West Baraga Avenue

– 6 p.m., property damage traffic crash, 300 block of West Washington Street

– 7:14 p.m., criminal warrant arrest for retail fraud, 1900 block of Freedom Drive

– 8:04 p.m., malicious destruction of property, 100 block of West Main Street

– 9:50 p.m., dog at large for pick-up; taken to animal shelter; ticket issued, 100 block of West Park Street

– 11:45 p.m., juvenile arrested for operating a vehicle without a license; seeking charge on parent for allowing unlicensed person (14-year-old) to drive a vehicle, 200 block of South Fifth Street


– 5:20 a.m., abandoned vehicle; tagged as abandoned, 400 block of East Ridge Street