Police Report: Dec. 20

Dec. 19, 2012

1 A man reported that "someone ripped off his Christmas lights (and) he is having numerous problems in the neighborhood" around 6 a.m. Dec. 8 in the 100 block of North Hine Avenue.

2 A caller from Chicago reported around 11:30 a.m. Dec. 8 that "three to four vehicles (were) blocking exits" at Waukesha South High School, 401 E. Roberta Ave., during a basketball tournament.

3 A caller found a paper bag containing jewelry, two cellphones, a watch and other items and brought it to the police station, 1901 Delafield St., around 2 p.m. Dec. 8.

4 A caller reported a "gun taken from (the) glovebox of (a) vehicle" around 5 p.m. Dec. 8 in the 2300 block of North University Drive.

5 A caller in the 1900 block of Marliz Drive reported that "Christmas décor was slashed" around 9:30 p.m. Dec. 8.

6 A caller in the 2000 block of MacArthur Road reported "inflatable Christmas décor was slashed" around 10:30 p.m. Dec. 8.

7 A caller in the 500 block of North West Avenue reported "slashed Christmas décor" around 11 p.m. Dec. 8.

8 An ambulance was called and a taser deployed to a subject after a report of a fight involving eight males and females around 11:30 p.m. Dec. 8 at 1220 The Strand.

9 A caller in a vehicle reported a mailbox on fire around 12:15 a.m. Dec. 9 in the 1100 block of South Grandview Boulevard.

10 A woman in the 1100 block of White Rock Avenue reported that her designated driver "went crazy and choked her and kicked her out of the vehicle" around 2:45 a.m. Dec. 9.

11 A caller in the 400 block of Central Avenue had six Christmas decorations slashed. It was reported around 2:45 p.m. Dec. 9.

12 A caller in the 500 block of Grove Street reported around 3 p.m. Dec. 9 that a work briefcase that was stolen out of his unlocked vehicle several days earlier was found in a neighbor's bushes the next day. Nothing was missing from the briefcase or the vehicle. The "caller stated he would be locking his vehicle from now on."

13 A caller in the 2000 block of MacArthur Road reported around 4 p.m. Dec. 9 that a "neighbor just shot a bb-gun at her windows."

14 A caller in the 400 block of Estberg Avenue reported around 6 p.m. Dec. 9 that "two inflatable Christmas decorations were knifed last night."

15 Three people were trapped in a truck after a rollover accident, reported around 6:15 p.m. Dec. 9, in the 2100 block of East Moreland Boulevard. A fourth got out before emergency personnel arrived. All three were extricated.

16 Inflatable Christmas decorations in the 100 block of Rivera Drive were reportedly slashed around 8 p.m. Dec. 9.

17 Canadian National reported around 9 p.m. Dec. 9 that "a heavily intoxicated person fell on the railroad tracks" at North Hartwell Avenue and East Main Street. The train "stopped right in front of him." The man reportedly "tripped on the tracks (and was) moved along and advised."

18 An intoxicated man "was upset that the caller would not open the door (and) broke the kitchen window, possibly with his fist," around 11:30 p.m. Dec. 9 in the 300 block of Jackson Court.

19 A caller reported a man that might have been her ex-boyfriend was "trying to break in a window" to gain access to her residence around 3 a.m. Dec. 10 in the 1800 block of Kensington Drive. The man was "booked and released on (the) scene."

20 A caller in the 400 block of Madison Street reported hearing people in a second floor hallway and "someone snoring" around 3:45 a.m. Dec. 10. The caller said "the upper floors are rumored to be haunted, so that made her a little skittish."

21 A caller reported "copper from the air-conditioning unit was stripped out" in the 1300 block of South West Avenue. It was reported around 11:20 a.m. Dec. 10.

22 A caller in the 4000 block of Oakmont Trail reported around 11:30 a.m. Dec. 10 that "she and (her) daughter were home by themselves when the TV went off and a radio playing Spanish music turned on downstairs unexplainably."

23 A man was arrested after a caller reported a "male threw a female on the ground" around 1 p.m. Dec. 10 near Tenny Avenue and East Sunset Drive.

24 A caller reported "someone took a baseball bat and smashed in the window" of the caller's vehicle in the 1200 block of School Drive. It was reported around 7 p.m. Dec. 10.

25 A caller in the 1200 block of School Drive reported Christmas decorations slashed around 7 p.m. Dec. 10.

26 A caller in the 300 block of Jackson Court reported around 7:40 p.m. Dec. 10 that "children are running up and down the halls, banging on people's doors and causing a commotion."

27 A caller in the 300 block of Buchner Court reported around 8 p.m. Dec. 10 "her brother was fighting with her nephew. (and) one stabbed the other one on the hand" with a knife.

28 Two subjects who are reportedly "infatuated with trains" were in their vehicle waiting for a train around 1 a.m. Dec. 11 in the 200 block of Cutler Street. The told police "they usually come out on Mondays because that typically has the most traffic."

29 Christmas lights were reported cut around 1 p.m. Dec. 12 in the 400 block of Wisconsin Avenue.

30 A caller in the 1400 block of West Avenue reported around 3 p.m. Dec. 12 that a man who "said he was going to shoot her" was possibly outside her residence, waiting in a car.

31 A caller in the 600 block of North Hartwell Avenue reported around 3:20 p.m. Dec. 12 that the caller's ex-roommate moved out, leaving items behind including "part of an ink pen … that was speculated to have been used for ingesting/snorting a narcotic."

32 A caller in the 900 block of Clinton Street reported around 8 p.m. Dec. 12 that her boyfriend "trashed the apartment."

33 Carroll University security reported a student with marijuana around 11 p.m. Dec. 12 in the 300 block of West College Avenue.

34 A man who was acting suspicious parked his car in a lot in the 200 block of Madison Street around 12:15 a.m. Dec. 13 and walked to a building, wearing latex gloves.

35 A caller in the 900 block of Aurora Street reported around 7:30 a.m. Dec. 13 that a window on the caller's vehicle was smashed by a large rock that was found inside the caller's truck.

36 A caller in the 900 block of North Hartwell Avenue reported around noon Dec. 13 that windows and the windshield of the caller's vehicle were "smashed out."

37 A "car vs. house" accident was reported around 5 p.m. Dec. 13 in the 400 block of North University Drive.

38 Windows of a building and vehicles were reported broken around 10 a.m. Dec. 14 in the 100 block of McCall Street.

39 Police were asked to "remove" a television news crew from Whittier Elementary School, 1103 S. East Ave. The crew wanted tointerview children and parents about the tragedy in Connecticut. When police arrived "the news crew was off school property and eventually left."

40 A man who was very intoxicated was reportedly "talking loudly about God and screaming and barking" around 11:30 p.m. Dec. 14 in the 100 block of West Broadway.

41 Police pursued a man who was recklessly driving a motorcycle around 2 a.m. Dec. 15 near Delafield Street and Summit Avenue. The man eventually fled on foot, was tasered by police and was arrested.

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