AUG. 29

Property damage. A mailbox was glued shut in the 600 block of 91st Avenue NE.


AUG. 28

Theft. Several tools were stolen from a storage building at St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park, 10191 St. Croix Trail.


AUG. 29

Theft. A bag of pennies and set of earphones were stolen from a vehicle in the 1400 block of Idaho Avenue.

Traffic. A driver was cited for making a U-turn in the area of Snelling and Hoyt avenues.


AUG. 30

Suspicious activity. Officers responded to a report of a man receiving a threatening note in the 400 block of Northco Drive NE. The man told them that he had gotten the note from a man saying that he was going to beat him up over an incident that occurred 32 years ago.


Civil dispute. Officers responded to a report of a civil dispute in the 6300 block of Jackson Street NE. A man told them that his wife had scratched a vehicle belonging to both of them. They advised the man about a harassment restraining order.


Disorderly conduct. A 56-year-old man was cited for disorderly conduct after urinating on a vehicle in the 5100 block of Central Avenue NE.


AUG. 28

Suspicious activity. Authorities checked on a report of three suspicious people near the playground at Wildwood Elementary School, 8698 75th St. The three adults were taking a child out to play before it got too dark.


AUG. 27

Traffic. A 28-year-old driver was arrested in the area of Como Avenue and Hwy. 280 and cited for driving with a revoked license and having illegally tinted windows.


AUG. 28

DWI. Police, responding to a report of a man in a vehicle causing a disturbance, arrested a 28-year-old man for drunken driving in the area of NW. 7th and 8th streets.



Animal complaint. A cat was left in a cage at a church in the 6400 block of 10th Street. An officer transported the cat to a nearby animal hospital.


AUG. 16

Indecent exposure. Officers responded to a report of two naked men by the boat launch in the 13900 block of Traprock Street NW. A 70-year-old man was cited for indecent exposure. The report does not indicate whether a second man was cited.



Suspicious activity. Officers spotted a suspicious vehicle behind a closed business in the 2900 block of Pentagon Drive. They found two women who admitted to dumpster dive and arrested one of them, age 57, on a warrant.


AUG. 26

Animal concern. A resident in the 900 block of Stagecoach Trail reported three peacocks missing after a coyote chased them into the woods.

John Wareham • 612-673-7759

and Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131


An arrest or citation means police suspect a crime has occurred; they are allegations and still must go before a judge. Items are selected from reports made to police departments and are not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime.