Law enforcement agencies provided these reports of their activities this past week. Routine activities such as patrols, inspections, training, report-writing, and assistance to other agencies are excluded.
Nov. 23 — A motorist was warned for speeding. A complaint was made of a motorist driving without properly securing a child in the vehicle. A child was warned for tampering with an election sign. A 911 hang-up in the 100 block of W. Grand Ave. proved to be a mis-dial. A complaint was made of an 18-year-old wanting to leave home without her parent’s permission. The complaint was referred to the sheriff’s office because it occurred outside city limits.
Nov. 24 — Motorists were warned for speeding and making an illegal J-turn. A report was made of an attempted phone scam in the 600 block of E. 1st St. Two people were warned for trespassing in the 500 block of W. Grand Ave.
Nov. 25 — Police responded to a false alarm in the 100 block of S. Date St. A report was made of a person receiving threatening comments from another person. A complaint was made of dogs running free in the 300 block of N. Washington St. A motorist was warned for having a headlight out.
Thursday — A hit-and-run accident was investigated in the 200 block of W. 3rd St. An unknown vehicle was backing out of a parking spot when the motorist crashed into a parked vehicle owned by Samantha J. Ratzloff, Hutchinson. A complaint was made of a dog running free on N. Adams St.
Friday — Motorists were warned for speeding and failing to use a turn signal. A motorist warned for having an incorrect vehicle tag was then cited for having an expired registration.
Saturday — Two motorists were cited for speeding. A report was made of a suspicious vehicle in the 300 block of N. Jefferson St., but the motorist left before police arrived.
Sunday — Police investigated a suspicious vehicle.
Nov. 23 — A person was warned about a parking complaint. A report was made of suspicious activity. Four motorists were warned for various traffic violations.
Nov. 24 — A motorist was warned for not having a tag light.
Nov. 25 — A report was made of a missing motorist after a person did not return home on time. Motorists were cited for speeding 85 mph in a 65 mph zone on US-56 near Eisenhower St., and for parking with left wheels to the curb in the 700 block of Hudson St.
Thursday — The motorist reported missing Nov. 25 was found. A motorist was cited for parking with left wheels to the curb in the 1500 block of Victory Ln.
Friday — Four motorists were warned for various traffic violations.
Saturday — Motorists was warned for speeding in the 300 block of N. Cedar St., and at two other locations. Police responded to a false alarm in the 200 block of E. Main St.
Sunday — A report was made of suspicious activity in the 100 block of N. Roosevelt St. A disabled vehicle was checked near Billings and Main Sts. A report was made of a dog biting a person in the 700 block of S. Cedar St. The animal was taken to Animal Health Center. Police assisted a motorist with directions. Four motorists were warned for various traffic infractions, and a motorist was cited for driving with a suspended license.
Nov. 25 — A report was made of a vehicle stolen from the 500 block of N. Walnut St. The vehicle was recovered Nov. 27 in Wichita.
Last modified Dec. 3, 2020