1 An anonymous caller asked police to remove a man who was sitting inside his vehicle at a self-serve car wash at 1343 S. West Ave. and drinking around 3:02 p.m. Jan. 1. According to a police report, the man was not moving and refused to leave. He was gone by the time police arrived, the report said.
2 Police broke up a fight among several teenagers, one of whom drew a knife on another, around 4:44 p.m. Jan. 1 at Pizza Hut, 447 W. Sunset Drive. A police report said the argument initially erupted between a boy and girl who had recently broken up. The girl brought a pen knife with her and was waving it around during the argument before someone took it from her. No citations were issued, but police took possession of the knife.
3 A caller told a police he was startled awake by a mysterious "long noise" that shook his entire house around 12:42 a.m. Jan. 2 in the 1000 block of Sweetbriar Drive. The man did not provide a detailed description of the noise in a police report, but said it was a "loud bang." Officers did not observe anything suspicious when they arrived on scene, the report said.
4 Police arrested a man for intoxicated driving around 4:26 a.m. Jan. 2 shortly after a he drove away from a gas station in the 2300 block of East Moreland Boulevard. According to a police report, the gas station clerk reported the incident to police. The report did not specify whether the man was cited or criminally charged.
5 A 38-year-old woman and a 4-year-old girl were injured in a two-car accident around 4:55 p.m. Jan. 2 near Pewaukee and Bluemound roads. An incident report said both cars had to be towed away from the scene. Later, another vehicle reportedly ran over a cone police had laid out to cordon off the accident scene and drove away with the cone pinned under the vehicle.
6 A resident came to the police station, 1901 Delafield St., around 7:53 p.m. Jan. 2 to tell officers that an unidentified person has been leaving bags of McDonald's food on her porch for mysterious reasons over the past several weeks. According to a police report, the woman said notes to her daughter were included with the bags of food, but were apparently unsigned.
7 Police arrested an 85-year-old man who was "being combative" and throwing chairs inside a health and rehabilitation clinic in the 1400 block of Cleveland Avenue around 12:12 a.m. Jan. 3. The man was rushed to the hospital, a police report said. The report did not indicate whether the man was cited or criminally charged.
8 An unidentified person broke into a fenced-in parking lot in the 1300 block of East Main Street and stole snow plow controllers out of several trucks around 11:55 a.m. Jan. 3. No suspects or leads were mentioned in a police report.
9 A man carried an Airsoft gun into Meijer apparently in an attempt to find a holster for it but instead caused a panic around 2:19 p.m. Jan. 3. According to a police report, Meijer management did not file a complaint against the man, but police advised him on the dangers of his behavior and the undue panic his actions created with other shoppers.
10 A woman who got cold walking home from the bars and decided to try to stay warm in a retirement home lobby in the 200 block of Park Place around 12:53 a.m. Jan. 4 began shouting and swearing at staff there when they asked her to leave. A police report said officers advised the woman not to return to the retirement home and was given a ride home in a taxi.
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11 Management at the Salty Toad, 921 Friedman Drive, told police they believed someone intentionally started a fire in the bar's trash bin around 8:44 a.m. Jan. 4. According to a police report, the bar's owner was able to extinguish the fire the previous night without any incident. No possible suspects were mentioned in the report.
12 Staff at Menard's, 2315 Bluemound Road, asked police to a remove a man who was wandering around the store drunk and asking customers, apparently at random, for a ride around 3:15 p.m. Jan. 4.
13 Two "longtime drinking buddies" got into a fist fight and had to be removed from Hannon's, 357 W. Broadway St., around 7:41 p.m. Jan. 6. According to a police report, both men kept going in and out of the bar, and one of them took off his shirt and choked the other. No complaints were filed, the report said, but both men were removed and told they could not return to the bar that night.
14 A man who locked himself out of his house in the 100 block of North James Street broke a window to get back in and startled a caller, who reported the incident to police around 7:47 p.m. Jan. 6. Police contacted the owner of the home who confirmed he was the one to break in, a police report said. The man told police he broke "the cheapest" window.
15 A store manager asked police to a remove a woman, who had been there for 18 consecutive hours and was doing her laundry in the women's bathroom, from Walmart, 2000 S. West Ave., around 7:07 a.m. Jan. 7. Police advised the woman she was not allowed to return to the store.
16 An anonymous caller told police a woman was walking in the middle of the road and jumping onto cars around 10:23 a.m. Jan. 7 near Jefferson Avenue and East Moreland Boulevard. The caller said at one point the woman jumped onto the hood of the caller's car then walked over to the driver's side, according to a police report. Officers were unable to locate anyone matching the woman's description.
17 Police arrested a man who was drunk and threatening "everyone in the building" at the Salvation Army of Waukesha, 445 Madison St., around 5:28 p.m. Jan. 7. A police report said the man was taken into custody without any problems. The report didn't specify whether he was cited or criminally charged.
18 Two unidentified men reportedly tried to break into a local AT&T store, 2202 E. Moreland Blvd., around 1:49 a.m. Jan. 8. A police report said the suspects fled before police arrived, but were partially seen on surveillance cameras.
19 Emergency personnel rushed a woman to the hospital after she stabbed herself with a large butcher knife around 3:59 p.m. Jan. 17 at an apartment in the 100 block of Corrina Boulevard. The woman reportedly told a friend earlier that day that she planned to take her own life, a police report said.
20 Police arrested a man who reportedly choked his girlfriend during a fight around 5:37 p.m. Jan. 9 at an apartment in the 1200 block of Lambeth Road. A police report didn't specify whether the man was cited or criminally charged.