MPD Blotter April 15 – April 21, 2019

MADRID POLICE BLOTTER

Madrid Police Contact Numbers:

Emergency – 911

Dispatch (Primary) – 515-433-0527

Police Department – 515-795-3113

Police Cell Phone – 515-795-6166

policedept@madridiowa.org

 

04/15/19

Officer followed up on several junk vehicle violations served last week.  Officer found that several of the infractions were corrected and other properties had worked over the weekend on theirs.

Officer assisted Madrid Fire/Rescue on an emergency medical call at the Madrid Clinic.  Officer went and picked up the patient’s husband and gave him a ride back to the clinic, since they only had the one vehicle.

Officer received a complaint of a male running stops signs downtown on both Friday and this morning.  Officer was provided a picture of the vehicle.  Officer made contact with the high school student and gave him a verbal warning for this driving and he stated that the issues would be immediately corrected.

Officer spoke to a Madrid resident in the 400 block of South Main St. reference a junk vehicle violation.  Owner gave the officer permission to have the salvage yard come pick it up.  Officer will start the process.

Officer received a complaint of a subject blowing grass clippings into the St..  Officer advised the homeowner whom stated it would be cleaned and more caution taken when mowing.

Officer received a call of a power outage in the 300 block of Locust St.  Officer met with Alliant Energy whom was working on restoring power.

Officer assisted Madrid Rescue regarding a medical call in the 200 block of Grigsby Ct.

Officer was notified of a dog running in the area of 7th and S. Water.  Officer made contact with the owner and the dog was returned by a neighbor.

Officer received a complaint of a subject driving aggressively in the area of Hwy 30 and Hwy 17.  The offending vehicle was last seen South on Hwy 17 from Hwy 30.  The vehicle did not travel into Madrid, officer was unable to locate.

 

04/16/19

Officer received a records request for information from the Council Meeting last night.

Officer followed up on several junk vehicle violations in the City.  Officer will be towing two vehicles from the 300 block of South Cedar St., one vehicle from the 600 Block of South Union, one vehicle from the 200 Block of South State St., and one vehicle from the 200 block of South Madison St.

Officer spoke to two Madrid residents about knife laws with having weapons permits

Officer finger printed a Madrid resident for a job related back-ground check.

Officer assisted Madrid Fire/Rescue on a call in the 300 block of South Cedar St.

Officer received a call of a loud bang in the downtown area.  With assistance from VFW Staff, officer was able to locate a damaged phone box in the alley by Platt Dental.  Officer called Medicom and reported the damage.

Officer spoke to a property owner in the 200 block of South State reference building material stacked up off the alley.  Owner stated that he would get it all removed today.

Officer assisted Madrid Rescue with a medical call in the 300 block of E North St.  Subject accidentally activated a medical lifeline device.  Everything checked OK.

 

04/17/19

Officer met with a staff member with Lifepac, and had all Police and Fire AED’s certified for duty.

Officer finger printed a Madrid resident for a job related back-ground check.

Officer spoke to subjects on both sides of a property sale, at 1st and Walnut, reference a time frame on getting a dumpster in to get the property cleaned up.  Officer has received several complaints about the property.

 

04/18/19

Officer spoke to a Detective from Des Moines PD.  Yesterday they had a chase and recovered a stolen vehicle from Madrid that was reported back in February.  A subject was taken into custody and charged with multiple offenses.  Officer’s exchanged reports and information on the cases.

Officer followed up on a junk vehicle, in the 400 block of Newton Road, that the owner had been spoken to about.  The vehicle had been removed.

Officer followed up on two junk vehicles, that were served in the 200 block of East 6th.  One vehicle had been removed and the second was registered and now being driven.

Officer located a dog running by the elementary school.  Officer located the owner by its rabies tag, and returned it home.

Officer responded to a residence in the 600 block of E. 6th St. reference a civil dispute between roommates.

Officers assisted a resident with removing a junk vehicle from her property.

 

04/19/19

Officer assisted Madrid Rescue/Boone Co. Ambulance with an emergent medical call in the 500 block of W. Second St.

Officer unlocked a vehicle for a resident behind the VFW.

Officer spoke to a resident in reference to a vacation house watch.

Officer assisted with a medical call.

Officer spoke with two females reference a landlord/ tenant issue.

 

4/20/19

Officer took a report of a child being bitten by a dog on the 17th of this month. Officer will make contact with the owner and the humane society.

Officer responded to the 400 block of East 9th St. reference a report of people yelling and possibly fighting. Upon police arrival everything settled down and the two individuals involved in the dispute went separate ways. It was reported by witnesses that no assault took place.

 

04/21/19

Officer followed up on a dog bite case that occurred on 04/17/19.  All information given to Boone Co. Humane Society and they were going to take care of it from there.

Officer spoke to a resident that found a dog running loose in the 500 block of W. Fifth St.  The resident agreed to hold on to the dog due to its size and gave all his information in case the owner called in.

Spoke to the owner of the dog from the previous call.  Gave the owner the contact information and the dog was then retrieved.

Officer responded to a neighbor dispute on South Market St.