Accidents: Aug. 12: A caller reported that a vehicle was tearing around during the night and was now off the road in a swampy right-of-way;
Aug. 14: A caller reported a vehicle on its roof, a male out of the vehicle bleeding from his head and a 5-year-old bleeding from his head;
Aug. 17: A semi turned on its side but there were no injuries.
Animal Related: Aug. 12: A car hit a deer and was totaled;
Aug. 13: A caller reported a black German shepherd missing; A County 9 caller reported a lost pitbull-Lab mix dog;
Aug. 14: A caller found a dog on U.S. Hwy. 2 with the owner’s name on its tag, and caller requested assistance returning it to the owner; A State Hwy. 34 caller in the Nevis area reported a black-brown heeler-type dog showed up at a friend’s house; A Clover Twp. caller reported a German shepherd with no tags, wearing a walking harness, kept walking in front of caller; A County 18 caller reported a German wire-haired pointer with no tags ran away of their porch and they couldn’t find her; A County 48 caller reported a male fell and hit his head after an altercation with family members; A County 19 caller reported a car-deer accident in front of his house and caller wanted to keep the deer;
Aug. 16: A caller complained about cows out on the road; A county 45 caller reported cows out on the road;
Aug. 17: A caller hit a deer and thought it was still on the roadway, but would not need to be dispatched; A Hubbard Twp. caller reported their neighbor’s dog had been barking for the last three hours; A caller reported 10 cows out on the road;
Aug. 18: A County 16 caller reported a black and white pony wandering around the yard on and off for the last three days.
Assaults/Harassment: Aug. 13: A Laporte caller reported a verbal domestic issue between caller’s brother and his girlfriend; A caller reported his niece being harassed and threatened by her estranged husband on County 44;
Aug. 14: A physical domestic issue in progress was reported in Park Rapids; A Lakeport Twp. caller had questions about a protection order she was served; A County 7 caller reported a disturbance where a female came outside and told some kids to stop taking down the signs, and as they left they almost hit the female, but caller got their license plates;
Aug. 15: A Crow Wing Lake Twp. caller reported receiving threats from the son of a deceased friend;
Aug. 16: A 230th St. caller reported an assault that occurred during the night; A 115th Ave. caller reported being threatened;
Aug. 17: A vehicle was reported harassing workers at a right-of-way; A Lake Emma Twp. caller reported a verbal domestic issue that occurred Aug. 11; An Akeley caller reported someone was slandering her boyfriend;
Aug. 18: A County 86 caller reported a verbal and physical domestic altercation; A 230th St. caller reported the respondent of an unserved no-contact order drove by her residence multiple times and was making her fearful; A Laporte caller reported a male customer had a verbal altercation with a worker; A 109th Ave. male called Otter Tail County saying he was being harassed by phone.
Burglaries/Theft: Aug. 13: A Boulder Lake caller reported theft by swindle, saying they paid approximately $27,000 to install an elevator in their home and the work was not done; A caller reported a theft at a job site in Grand Rapids; A 470th St. caller reported her motorcycle went missing within the past week;
Aug. 14: A State Hwy. 87 caller reported that a camper in her yard was missing in the morning;
Aug. 15: A County 29 caller reported the theft of a trailer out of his yard; A 119th Ave. caller reported tools stolen by caller’s sister; A Hubbard caller said her grandchildren were fraudulently claimed for stimulus money by their non-custodial parent;
Aug. 16: A public entrance alarm was tripped at a building at Itasca State Park when no keyholders were present;
Aug. 17: A Nevis caller reported their car was rummaged through and some cash and a watch were taken; A State Hwy. 87 caller reported the theft of a homemade trailer; A Henrietta Twp. caller reported the theft of a package on Aug. 13; An Akeley caller reported an accidental gas drive-off of $45.07, explaining that the person attempted to pay inside but the cashier didn’t notice that the card was declined; A County 19 caller reported identity theft;
Aug. 18: A White Oak Twp. caller reported someone, possibly a neighbor, broke in and trashed the place, breaking windows, within the last 24 hours.
Fires: Aug. 12: An anonymous caller was concerned about a huge fire people were having down the road, but caller did not know the address;
Aug. 13: A heat detector was tripped twice at the Helga Twp. shop; A fire alarm was activated in White Oak Twp.; A caller reported a huge bonfire at an intersection;
Aug. 14: An RV propane leak alarm was activated in Akeley Twp.;
Aug. 17: A County 18 caller reported people having a large campfire;
Aug. 18: A caller reported a car on fire on the highway, and said the occupants got out.
Medical: Aug. 12: An ambulance was requested in Farden Twp. for a male who collapsed, was briefly unconscious and possibly had blood issues; A medical alarm was activated in Farden Twp.; An ambulance was requested in Park Rapids; An ambulance was requested in Farden Twp. for a female who had a dizzy spell while lying down; An ambulance was requested in Farden Twp. for a 52-year-old male with who couldn’t see, was unsteady on his feet and had slurred speech and a racing heart;
Aug. 13: An ambulance was requested on 150th St. for a female who fell down the stairs and possibly broke both arms; A lift assist was requested on County 39 for a male who needed help getting into his wheelchair; An ambulance was requested in Solway for a male with a history of heart problems, experiencing nausea and dizziness; A lift assist was requested for a male on County 39; An ambulance was requested on 200th St. for a male who couldn’t stand or walk and whose condition was worsening;
Aug. 14: An ambulance was requested for a male who fell on the side of the road and was having neck pain; An ambulance was requested on 470th St. for an 84-year-old male who fell, had a dislocated shoulder and couldn’t get up; An ambulance was requested on County 23 for a patient having chest pains and shortness of breath;
Aug. 15: An ambulance was requested in Arago Twp. for a patient with low blood sugar who was breathing but not awake; An ambulance was requested on 200th St. for an elderly female who fell backward and was not acting right; An ambulance was requested on County 6 for a female who has been unable to walk on and off for six weeks; An ambulance was requested in Steamboat River Twp. for a female who passed out and was now coming to; An ambulance was requested in Farden Twp. for a possibly broken knee;
Aug. 16: An ambulance was requested in Nevis Twp. for a female who broke her leg earlier, was sent home by the ER and was now in extreme pain; An ambulance was requested on County 20 for a 71-year-old male possibly having a stroke;
Aug. 17: A medical alarm requested a lift assist on 193rd Ave.; An ambulance was requested on County 33 for a male having a severe allergic reaction to a sting; An ambulance was requested in Nevis Twp. for a 73-year-old female possibly having a stroke; An ambulance was requested in Crow Wing Lake Twp. for a female who was alert but wouldn’t speak; A lift assist was requested on County 39; An ambulance was requested on 305th Ave. for a male who had chills and bad chest pains and couldn’t breathe well; An ambulance was requested on 346th St. for a 48-year-old male who passed out on the lawn;
Aug. 18: A lift assist was requested for a male on County 39; A 13-year-old out on a boat with dad requested an ambulance when their dad was stung by a hornet and passed out; An ambulance was requested on 167th Ave. for an unresponsive female in diabetic shock; An ambulance was requested on County 119 for an elderly male requesting no lights or sirens.
Miscellaneous: Aug. 12: An officer checked out a suspicious vehicle in Hubbard Twp.; An Akeley Twp. caller was suspicious about a vehicle parked on the side of the road with one male sitting in the ditch nearby and another male sitting in the vehicle; A caller wanted officer assistance retrieving property from a former residence on U.S. Hwy. 2; A Park Rapids caller reported a male trespassing on their property in his truck, and caller wanted him to get his stuff and leave; A Mantrap Twp. caller misdialed 911, saying he put his phone in the car and it dialed but there was no emergency; A business check was requested in Nevis;
Aug. 13: A Crow Wing Lake Twp. caller misdialed 911; A caller wanted officer assistance retrieving property from a former residence in Akeley Twp.; A Lakeport Twp. caller complained about a neighbor trespassing on their property and disturbing visitors; An open-line 911 caller on County 80 said, upon callback, it was a misdial and there was no emergency; A County 81 caller reported their mailbox was damaged two nights ago, possibly by a four-wheeler, and caller requested extra patrol in the evening as vehicles often speed by his residence; A County 80 caller reported a dispute about real estate ownership; A suspicious vehicle was reported; A Laporte caller requested officer assist for an intoxicated male described as extremely confused about where he is;
Aug. 14: An open-line 911 call from 185th Ave. had sounds of movement in the background but there was no answer upon callback; Personnel assisted with traffic control for a triathlon; A caller requested deputy assistance while he retrieves property in Akeley Twp.; A Lakeport Twp. caller reported someone threw a rock at their patio door and shattered the glass; A County 9 caller reported neighbors were having a big party and shooting guns, and caller concerned this would cause a fire; A County 6 caller requested officer assist with someone she allowed to store property at her residence; An open-line 911 call in Nevis had music in the background but no concerning sounds, and dispatch couldn’t call back; Beltrami County reported a 911 misdial from 470th St.;
Aug. 15: A Crow Wing Lake Twp. caller reported a couple vehicles parked on the side of the roadway had their tires slashed during the night; An open-line 911 call from 406th St. had no distinct sounds, and there was no answer on callback; An open-line 911 call from Lake Emma Twp. had classic rock music in the background and no answer on callback; A County 97 caller requested advice on what to do about the previous residents of property he has purchased, who came back and were taking items out of the shed; A Hubbard Twp. caller reported a front door was open at a home whose owners haven’t been there for three weeks, and the owners told caller nobody should be there and they locked it when they left; An anonymous caller on County 4 was concerned about two vehicles with trailers entering the area and all of the activity going on at the campsites;
Aug. 16: Officer assist was requested regarding irrigator overspray; A caller reported 10 protesters starting to attach themselves to equipment; A County 19 caller who told a judge on Aug. 13 that he was moving that weekend wanted to report he did not move; An officer checked out a suspicious vehicle on U.S. Hwy. 71 in the Park Rapids area; A suspicious vehicle was reported; A Mantrap Twp. caller was suspicious about neighbors coming into her yard with flashlights in the middle of the night; A County 89 caller reported a fake ID; A County 33 caller wanted to speak to a deputy about something posted on the sheriff’s Facebook page; A suspicious vehicle was reported; An open-line 911 call had no noise in the background; A County 36 caller reported that a car broke down on Aug. 9 and the occupants were going to return to get it but it was still there; A Lakeport Twp. caller reported property damage;
Aug. 17: A Lakeport Twp. caller reported having issues removing his heavy equipment from a job site; A caller was suspicious of about 30 people wearing masks, asking intimidating and blocking her driveway; A Two Inlets caller reported a trespasser; A 230th St. caller requested deputy assistance retrieving property; A caller wanted assistance retrieving property from a deceased relative’s residence on 167th Ave.; An Arago Twp. caller was suspicious about someone who pulled into his driveway acting oddly, who didn’t have his driver’s license and knew caller by his first name, A business check was requested in Nevis;
Aug. 18: An open-line 911 call had indistinct talking in the background, but there was no answer upon callback; A protester was reported walking onto a pipeline construction site; A 230th St. caller had questions about picking up mail; A County 45 caller found a couple empty beverage bottles on her driveway on Aug. 17; An open-line 911 call from County 18 had an audible mention of walking with a flashlight, but no one acknowledged dispatch and the line went straight to voicemail on callback; A business check was requested in Nevis.
Traffic: Aug. 12: An officer assisted a vehicle parked on the side of the road; An officer provided a motorist assist; A vehicle was reported swerving on the roadway; An ATV violation was reported; A Mercedes Sprinter van was reported swerving from line to line at varying speeds; A Jeep was reported speeding and almost rear-ending caller before passing; A Chevy pickup was reported parked on the fog line, creating a traffic hazard;
Aug. 13: A caller reported being forced off the roadway by another vehicle; A caller requested speed enforcement due to a detour and cars speeding at all hours of the day; A motorist assist was requested;
Aug. 14: An officer provided a motorist assist; A pickup was reported pulling a car with no tail lights; A minivan was reported swerving all over the road at varying speeds;
Aug. 15: An officer assisted with a vehicle on the side of the road; A boat was reported leaving without an AIS inspection; A large Ford pickup was reported passing on the right and swerving; A male wearing a lifejacket reportedly capsized a sailboat and was struggling to right the boat; A caller at the Cass County line had questions about having their vehicle towed for repair; A County 2 caller reported two trailers loaded with ATVs parked in the middle of the roadway; A Chevy truck was reported swerving from centerline to shoulder; A caller reported a motorcyclist speeding when caller tried to pass him and slowing down when she backed off; A vehicle was reported crossing the yellow line several times and driving well under the posted speed limit;
Aug. 16: A Ford Explorer was reported swerving all over the road and crossing the fog line; A County 18 caller complained about how fast the traffic was; A Todd Twp. caller reported a tree across the road;
Aug. 17: An anonymous caller reported a fence and a camper in the road right-of-way, and a pontoon trailer and boat lift parked in the right-of-way on state land; A motorist assist was requested; An officer removed a road hazard; A Laporte caller reported a suspicious person coming out of a store wobbling, then taking off in a vehicle and heading west on State Hwy. 200; A vehicle was reported swerving all over the road;
Aug. 18: A box truck was reported swerving on the roadway and tailgating; A caller had questions about the age requirements to operate a dirt bike; A vehicle was reported passing on the right; A caller reported a driver hitting the sides of the road, coming at caller head-on and driving on the wrong side of U.S. Hwy. 2.