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.

July 9

– 1:42 p.m., officer observed two intoxicated subjects trying to take a nap on a bench; officer moved subjects along, 500 block of West Washington Street

– 2:30 p.m., skunk trap set, 100 block of East Ohio Street

– 4:20 p.m., homeowner requests assistance in removal of intoxicated female; subject had been asked to house sit while owner was out of town, refused to leave, removed by patrol, 1700 block of Harbor View Drive

– 4:25 p.m., subjects throwing fireworks; area checked, gone on arrival, Lakeshore Boulevard near Picnic Rocks

– 4:47 p.m., disabled vehicle in traffic lane; towed by Marquette Detailing per owner request, US-41 near Washington

– 4:53 p.m., vehicle lockout; opened, 300 block of East Crescent Street

– 5:15 p.m., report of homeless subject “camping out” in enclosed trailer parked near laundromat, 700 block of North Fourth Street

– 5:30 p.m., report of possible intoxicated female; area checked, unable to locate, 800 block of North Fourth Street

– 6:45 p.m., assist Marquette County Sheriff’s Office on operating under the influence of drugs arrest, 200 block of West Baraga Avenue

– 7:08 p.m., criminal sexual conduct complaint, 1900 block of Longyear Avenue

– 7:29 p.m., vehicle lockout; opened, 300 block of North Front Street

– 8:23 p.m., report of dog running loose on Presque Isle; area checked, gone on arrival. Presque Isle Park

– 9:36 p.m., neighbor dispute, 200 block of Dobson Place

– 9:42 p.m., fireworks being shot off from across from Tourist Park; checked, gone on arrival, 2100 block of Sugarloaf Avenue

– 10:32 p.m., hypodermic needle located in parking lot; disposed of, Spring Street

– 10:35 p.m., fireworks being discharged on South Beach, warned, South Beach

– 11:34 p.m., report of bicyclist who crashed and struck head on cement; EMS assist, taken to UP Health System-Marquette for treatment, 2000 block of North Lakeshore Boulevard

July 10

– 12:15 a.m., criminal bench warrant arrest; lodged, McClellan Avenue near Washington Street

– 12:54 a.m., fireworks complaint; warned, 700 block of North Fourth Street

– 1:05 a.m., property inspections throughout night, Marquette

– 7:48 a.m., male subject sitting on steps. Does not know who he is. Subject took off before officer arrived. Area checked, unable to locate, 200 block West Bluff Street

– 7:57 a.m., abandoned trailer, owner will move when he gets done with work, 1200 block Second Street

– 8:14 a.m., larceny of checkbook, civil matter, 1600 block Woodland Avenue

– 8:15 a.m., reported check fraud. Reports wife wrote check without his permission. Check was for rent and they were living together at the time. Civil matter. Reported at station

– 8:46 a.m., vehicle parked on beach, bonfire, Pine Street near Lakeshore Boulevard

– 8:51 a.m., larceny from vehicle, 200 block Sandstone Drive

– 9:17 a.m., vehicle hit tire in the roadway in construction zone. Report to be taken at insurance agency. No damage. U.S. 41 bypass

– 9:58 a.m., stolen wallet, 1700 block Longyear Avenue

– 10:34 a.m., ongoing problem with stop sign violations, extra patrol requested, Center Street near West Avenue

– 11:41 a.m., skunk trap set, 1000 block North Third Street

– 12:12 p.m., truck parked facing wrong direction, 700 block West Magnetic Street

– 1:20 p.m., lockout, 800 block Lincoln Avenue

– 1:35 p.m., monitoring traffic, Cleveland Avenue near bike path

– 2:15 p.m., loud music, turned down, warned, 1000 block Jefferson Street

– 2:53 p.m., vehicle keyed during Fourth of July weekend, did not require report for insurance, didn’t want to wait for officer, 200 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

– 2:59 p.m., stalking, 1900 block Freedom Drive

– 3:22 p.m., abandoned vehicle towed, 1200 block U.S. 41 West

– 3:40 p.m., possible car vs. deer accident, unable to locate, Peter White Drive

– 4:37 p.m., probation-parole detainee arrest, 1500 block West Washington Street

– 4:37 p.m., report of suspicious vehicle in parking lot, drug investigation, incident report, 1500 block West Washington Street

– 8:10 p.m., report of kids jumping off DNR boat, located, warned, parents notified, 200 block North Lakeshore Boulevard

– 8:30 p.m., barking dog complaint, all quiet when officer arrived, Magnetic Street near Hampton Street

– 10:20 p.m., criminal bench warrant arrest, 200 block West Michigan Street

– 10:20 p.m., neighbor dispute, 200 block West Michigan Street


– 12:57 a.m., north schools checked

– 2:21 a.m., caller reports being assaulted. Officers spoke with both parties. 2000 block Presque Isle Avenue

– 8:01 a.m., skunk captured in back yard, 600 block West Hampton Street

– 8:19 a.m., traffic detail, Sugar Loaf Avenue near Wright Street

– 8:44 a.m., parking in restricted, cited, Lee Street near West Crescent Street

– 8:49 a.m., skunk problem, 900 block South Lake Street

– 8:58 a.m., found wallet and coin purse, believes may be related to larceny from motor vehicle previous day, 200 block Sandstone Drive

– 9:32 a.m., one skunk removed, 1900 block Jenny Lane

– 10:12 a.m., roommate issue, advice given, civil matter, reported at station

– 10:27 a.m., found wallet, message left for owner, 1300 block North Lakeshore Boulevard