Crime Log … 3/30/12

By Alan Madeleine

This week’s crime report round-up came from Tuesday, March 20 through Wednesday, March 28.

From Tuesday, March 20:

 A man was arrested after exposing himself to three juvenile females in the 2300 block of Evaline.

 A woman was found to be deceased at her home in the 2400 block of Evaline, apparently due to natural causes.

 A woman reported that she was robbed at gunpoint by a white male in a red station wagon while in the 10300 block of Conant.

 A woman reported her purple 1996 Dodge Caravan, license plate number 9142f6, was stolen from in front of an address in the 12000 block of Lumpkin.

 A woman reported that her rear door and garage door were both damaged in an attempted break-in in the 11600 block of Klinger.

 A man was arrested after assaulting a student at Kosciuszko Middle School. The student was taken by Hamtramck EMS to Childrens Hospital for treatment.

 A man was found deceased at his home in the 11700 block of Charest. The body was turned over to the Wayne County Medical Examiner.

 A woman came into the station to report that two black females took her wallet from her purse while she was helping them try on prom dresses at a clothing store in the 9400 block of Jos. Campau. It is not clear whether the victim was an employee of the store.

From Wednesday, March 21:

 A man reported hearing his car window being broken, then looked out his window to see a black male breaking his car mirror off as well, in the 2200 block of Belmont.

 The principal of Hamtramck High School reported that someone wrote a threat to bomb the school inside one of the bathroom stalls in a boys’ restroom.

 A person reported a break-in to a (presumably empty) home in the 11600 block of Nagel. Damage was reported to the rear door and frame, and copper wiring and pipes had been stolen.

 A woman reported that someone vandalized her 2006 Chrysler Pacifica while it was parked for several days in front of an address in the 2000 block of Evaline.

From Thursday, March 22:

 A woman reported being followed by an unknown male near her residence in the 2600 block of Commor.

 A resident in the 3200 block of Trowbridge reported damage to her garage door.

 A woman living in the 12000 block of Selfridge reported that someone broke a window out on her home.

From Friday, March 23:

 A man reported a break in and theft of property from an address in the 12000 block of St. Aubin.

 A woman living in the 11600 block of Mitchell reported that someone had entered her home by an unknown method and stole property. The nature of the missing property was not detailed in the police report.

 A woman living in the 2700 block of Commor was arrested for assaulting her roommate after the roommate confronted her about eating her food.

 A woman living on the 3800 block of Prescott reported that her dog, which she had allowed out in front of her house off the leash, was attacked by another dog. The report didn’t make it clear if the woman recognized the other animal.

From Saturday, March 24:

 A woman living in the 12000 block of Selfridge reported the theft of her green 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix, license plate number CKH 0716, from in front of her home.

 Officers took a report from a person, gender not stated, who reported being assaulted while in the area of Carpenter and Jos. Campau.

 A man reported that his vehicle was parked in the 9200 block of Jos. Campau when someone broke out the driver’s side window and stole his GPS unit and a Ruger P95 handgun (Serial # 31764809) at about 1:15 in the afternoon.

 A woman reported that her daughter had been assaulted while at Charest and Caniff. Hamtramck EMS had treated the girl for unspecified injuries.

From Sunday, March 25:

 The director of a nursing home in the 9400 block of Conant said that a male resident of the facility had assaulted a female resident, who suffers from dementia and psychosis.

 A man reported confronting another man, known to him, about trying to take his brother’s bike, whereupon this man pulled a club out of his vehicle’s trunk, but then fled the scene.

 A woman living on the 12000 block of Selfridge reported that someone stole her iPod from her 2012 Mazda while it was parked in front of her house. The police determined that the iPod was at an apartment at an address on the 12000 block of Grand Haven from tracking its internal GPS unit.

From Monday, March 26:

 An employee of a business in the 11300 block of St. Aubin reported a break-in of the residential portion of the building at some point during the prior weekend. Duct work was missing.

 A report was taken involving a case of suspected child abuse at a residence on an undetermined block of Lehman.

 A woman reported that someone fraudulently filed taxes using her name.

 A man was arrested for being involved in an assault on Casmere near Mackay.

From Tuesday, March 27:

 A woman reported the theft of her 2001 Chrysler Voyager minivan from an address in the 3900 block of Prescott.

 A man living in the 12000 block of Moran reported two men, no description available, running from his home after having broken in. It was unclear whether anything was taken.

 A man was issued an ordinance violation for dumping concrete at Pulaski and Mackay.

 A woman came into the station to report that, while with her grandchildren at Pulaski Park at Lumpkin and Edwin, at about 3 p.m., two black males took her Louis Vuitton purse that had been hung on the baby stroller.

 A man was arrested after walking down the middle of the street, blocking traffic, and then refusing officers’ repeated orders that he use the sidewalk. It was unclear from the report whether the man appeared to be under the influence.

 A man living in the 8900 block of Lumpkin reported that someone had attempted to break in via the back window.

 A woman living in the 12000 block of Grand Haven reported that someone broke one of the windows to her apartment.

From Wednesday, March 28:

 Two men were arrested for arson after setting fire to a picnic table in Pulaski Park. They were also cited for trespassing in the park after hours.

 A man was arrested on a domestic violence charge after assaulting his mother at a home in the 12000 block of Lumpkin.

 A man reported that the rear passenger window of his Ford E350 Econoline van was broken, and a pack of 12 paper towel rolls taken, while it was parked at an address in the 2300 block of Caniff.

 A man was issued a citation for open intoxicants after officers observed him drinking a beer at Carpenter and Moran.

 Officers arrested a man after he assaulted them and then attempted to flee in the 3300 block of Caniff.

That’s all for this week!

One Response to Crime Log … 3/30/12

  1. Roger

    April 5, 2012 at 3:52 pm

    what a busy week!

    you would think that with all those arrests, and attempted arrests that those people would stop doing crime, or at least send a message to others thinking about it to not do crimes.

    I would hope that when the city emerges from this tough time and on a strong upswing that crime rates will drop due to increased employment of people that are in critical situations and a better budget to add additional patrols for the city.

    what you shoud understand is that on a per 1000 people basis, we have 25% of the officers that detroit has *and* our crime rate per 1000 people is about half of detroit’s. that means each of our officers is effectively doing the job of 8 detroit officers. remember that when you are looking to cut officers from the payroll and when you see an officer, tell them “good day” for me. :)

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