MPD Blotter November 4 – November 10, 2019


Madrid Police Contact Numbers:

Emergency – 911

Dispatch (Primary) – 515-433-0527

Police Department – 515-795-3113

Police Cell Phone – 515-795-6166


Officer was dispatched to the 600 Block of North Kennedy Avenue, for a fire alarm.  Turned out to be a false alarm.

Officer was called to the city shed by Public Works reference a dog running at large.  Animal was captured and posted online after a call was made to the Boone County Humane Society.  Officer was able to locate the owner and met them at the city shed, where they picked up the dog.

Officer spoke to a county resident reference two large dogs running by the city dump and around that area.  One subject was able to catch them and called the owners number that was on the tags, which also lived in the county.

Officers conducted several interviews on an on-going case.

Officer responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 400 block of North Water Street.  Officer made contact with driver.  Driver was parked to listen to music.  No criminal activity.


While doing school patrol, a juvenile informed an officer of a possible fence on fire on Little Street.  Officer located the fire and found it to be contained and just had the illusion that the fence was on fire.

Officer received a call from a concerned mother of a Madrid juvenile who reported that she was informed that her child had snuck out of the house last night.  Officer interviewed another juvenile who confirmed the juvenile showed up at his place and then went back home in the middle of the night.  Officer called the mother back, and reported his findings.

Officers responded to a report of road rage.  Two vehicles northbound coming into City.  At-fault driver was located and stopped.

Officer conducted a traffic stop at Kennedy and E 22nd.  Equipment warning issued.

Officer responded to a fire alarm at the Cedars.  Smoke alarm activated by burned popcorn in microwave.  Alarm reset.


Officer assisted Madrid Fire/Rescue on a medical call in the 300 Block of South Cedar Street.

Officer was dispatched to Casey’s, where he performed a vehicle unlock.

Officer assisted Madrid Fire/Rescue on a medical call in the 900 Block of South Kennedy Avenue.


Officer initiated a traffic stop on Highway 17, just North of town.  The vehicle passed a row of 5 vehicles, traveling at a very high rate of speed and then had to cut a vehicle off to keep from striking another vehicle.

Officer was dispatched to the 200 Block of South State for a juvenile that was not following moms’ instructions.  The juvenile daughter was picked up by a male subject and left to an unknown location instead of the juvenile reporting to school.  Officer checked several areas but was unable to locate the juvenile.

Officer received a call of a stolen lawn mower, in the 500 Block of South Main Street.  The officer received a second call from the owner, stating that he located it, and that he forgot that he had already put it away for the winter in the garage.

Officer spoke to a Madrid resident, who reported that he lost his wedding ring last night, after his vehicle had broken down.  Officer assisted the owner in retracing his steps from last night.  The owner called back later in the day and reported that it was located at home.


Officer assisted Boone County Ambulance in the 300 Block of South Cedar Street on a lift assist.

Officer followed up on two junk vehicles that the owner was spoken to about on County Line Road.

Officer received a call from a Madrid resident, reference a phone scam.  Officer met with the caller and spoke to the scammer on the phone.  The subject laughed and hung up.  Subject did not receive any further calls.

Officer received a call from a Madrid resident, who reported a hit and run on his vehicle, parked in the 700 block of East 6th street.  Officer collected evidence from the scene.  Officer left a business card on a neighbor’s door, because it appears from the scene, that the vehicle that struck it backed out of that driveway.


Officer responded to the 300 block of E 1st regarding possible criminal mischief.  After a short investigation it is believed that everything is OK.

Officer met up with another officer to retrieve recovered stolen property.

Officer met with a subject at Tiger Bowl reference questions he had regarding a workplace incident.

Officer unlocked a vehicle at Casey’s.


Officer performed a vehicle unlock in the 100 block of S Water St.

Officer received a phone call about a child custody issue.  Officer advised their issue is a civil issue that needs to be worked out by the parents.

Officer returned recovered stolen property to its owner.

Officer responded to Zook Spur Road immediately outside of city limits after Dallas County Sheriff’s Office requested assistance with a single vehicle roll-over accident there. The vehicle was found unoccupied but the officer located the driver at his residence in town and he was ok.