JAN. 8

Theft. A gun was stolen during a party at a home on the 13800 block of Silverod Court NW.


JAN. 15

Theft. A wallet was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 19400 block of West Tri Oak Circle NE.


JAN. 12

Theft. A 2015 Chevrolet Travers was stolen from P & N Sales, 8999 Lake Drive. The suspect took the vehicle for a test drive under false pretenses.


JAN. 13

Weapon. A deputy stopped a vehicle for a turning violation on the Fontana Street NE. and 233rd Avenue NE. The driver, a 29-year-old man, did not have a valid driver’s license or proof of insurance on the vehicle. Two guns were found during a search of the vehicle and the driver was arrested.


JAN. 12

Suspicious activity. A man in a parked vehicle was reported as a suspicious person in the 2500 block of Flandrau Street. Police determined he was a private investigator doing surveillance regarding an insurance matter. The complainant was informed.


JAN. 11

Narcotics. A 37-year-old man was arrested for fifth-degree possession of methamphetamines after his vehicle was stopped for violations in the area of 14th Street and 20th Avenue.


JAN. 6

Neighbor dispute. A resident in the 6300 block of 22nd Street told police that some juvenile neighbors playing hockey on a nearby pond were deliberately hitting his fence with hockey pucks. The complainant believes the group has a police scanner, which is why nothing is occurring when police arrive. A juvenile told an officer one puck deflected off the net they had set up and hit the fence.

JAN. 7

Disturbance. A man who had been arguing with his girlfriend in the 600 block of Goodwin Avenue punched her car causing a dent. The girlfriend told an officer she did not want to pursue charges. The man fixed the dent and left the scene without further incident.


JAN. 5

Theft. A handgun and cash were reported missing from a home on the 3600 block of Roosevelt Street. A resident reported he had several people over to his house and discovered the items were missing.

JAN. 7

Driving violations. A 38-year-old man was cited for texting while driving, not having a driver’s license and no proof of insurance following a traffic stop on Silver Lake Road and 32nd Avenue NE.

JAN. 13

Accident. A 16-year-old boy was cited for leaving the scene of an accident after his vehicle struck another vehicle in the parking lot at Twin Cities Dental, 3803 Silver Lake Road.


JAN. 7

Suspicious activity. An unknown person was reported banging on doors and windows and shining a flashlight into a senior housing facility in the 7500 block of Bailey Road at 12:30 a.m. Police located a vehicle in the area whose driver explained it was him knocking on windows and shining the flashlight while attempting to make a delivery. Although the staff was upset about the driver’s actions the delivery was completed.


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.