MPD Blotter June 3 – June 9, 2019


Madrid Police Contact Numbers:

Emergency – 911

Dispatch (Primary) – 515-433-0527

Police Department – 515-795-3113

Police Cell Phone – 515-795-6166


Officer performed a vehicle unlock in the 300 Block of S Kennedy Avenue.

Officer spoke to the owner of (2) junk vehicles served in the 500 Block of S Main Street.  Owner stated that one would be picked up by Teen Challenge this week and the other was going to be given to a family member.

Officer was dispatched to a medical call in the 500 Block of Milwaukee Street.

Officer picked up some equipment left at a medical call last night, at a Madrid residence.

Officer assisted a Madrid resident that had their mower stuck in a ditch.

Officer followed up with DHS, and performed an interview with a subject on an on-going case.

Officer responded to a Fire Alarm at the Madrid Home.  As the Officer arrived, he was notified by dispatch that it was a false alarm.

Officer received a call regarding a burglary.  Officer took a report from the subjects and will follow up with suspect information given.



Officer met with a Madrid resident, who shared information on a current situation, dealing with a divorce and possible future safety issues.

Officer assisted Polk County Sheriff’s Office with a two-vehicle accident South of town on Highway 17.

Officer received a complaint of a large junk pile on the county property on East 3rd Street.

Officer spoke to an owner of a junk vehicle on West 1st Street.  Officer will follow up with them next week.

Officer received a complaint of a careless driver on West 1st Street.

Officer performed a vehicle unlock in the 700 Block of East 2nd Street.

Officer responded to Newton Rd. and took possession of drug paraphernalia that was found.

Officer stopped a vehicle in the 200 block of S. Kennedy for a vehicle equipment not operating properly.  Officer advised the driver of the issue and was agreed to have it fixed.



Officer returned a set of lost/found motorcycle keys to their rightful owner.

Officer assisted a subject in the 200 block of S. Kennedy with a disabled vehicle in the roadway.  Officer had the vehicle towed to the owner’s residence at their request and provided traffic control.

Officer unlocked a vehicle for a subject.

Officer was dispatched along with Madrid Fire to a riding lawn mower on fire at a residence.  The fire was extinguished. The lawn mower was a total loss.



Officer filled (3) records requests sent by a Madrid resident.

Officer assisted DHS on an on-going case and forwarded them information.

Officer assisted Madrid Fire/Rescue on an emergency medical call in the 100 Block of South Water Street.

Officer assisted a family member from the above medical call, by following her home to drop the patient’s vehicle off, and giving them a ride back to a downtown business.



Officer responded to 200 block of South State St for a reported assault.  Unfounded.

Officer responded to the 200 block of State Street for a medical assist.

Officer responded to E. 21st Street reference a child custody exchange issue.

Officer responded to Gerald street reference unwanted house guests.

Officer responded to S. Water street reference a civil property dispute.



Officer stopped a vehicle in the 400 block of S Ave. The driver was warned for improper lighting on the vehicle.

Officer assisted with a medical call on Newton Rd. 

Officer spoke to several subjects regarding a civil child custody dispute.

Officer responded to a downtown apartment building reference a suspicious item found in the hallway and a stolen welcome mat.

Officer responded to the high school for an alarm, found to be false.



Officer responded to Madrid High School for an alarm

Officer unlocked a vehicle at St. Malachy Church.

Officer followed up on the theft from last night.