Dowagiac police log — March 18-21

Friday, March 18

8:20 a.m. — 400 block Cleveland, parking complaint

10:55 a.m. — 600 block Spruce, general assistance

11:10 a.m. — 300 block E. Prairie Ronde, general noncriminal

11:55 a.m. — 500 block Riverside, disorderly conduct

12:40 p.m. — Police department, assist other agency

1:20 p.m. — 600 block N. Front, traffic policing

1:25 p.m. — Orchard/North, traffic stop

5:50 p.m. — 100 block Park, general assistance

10:15 p.m. — 200 block Sherwood, suspicious situation

10:40 p.m. — E. Division/N. Mill, traffic stop

11:20 p.m. — Riverside/E. Division, traffic stop


Saturday, March 19

3:50 a.m. — 54000 block Indian Lake, assist to sheriff’s office

4:10 a.m. — 400 block W. High, general assistance

9:10 a.m. — 400 block E. Prairie Ronde, commercial alarm, unfounded

12:40 p.m. — 200 block Commercial, suspicious situation

12:45 p.m. — Second/Union, health and safety

5:15 p.m. — 100 block S. Front, damage to property

7:05 p.m. — 500 block Main, stalking

10:15 p.m. — 300 block E. Prairie Ronde, public peace

10:35 p.m. — E. Prairie Ronde/Oak, traffic stop

10:50 p.m. — 29000 block Amerihost, assist to Pride Care Ambulance

11:40 p.m. — 400 block E. Prairie Ronde, suspicious situation


Sunday, March 20

12:05 a.m. — W. Railroad/E. Wayne, traffic stop

12:50 a.m. — 100 block N. Front, disorderly conduct

1:25 a.m. — 500 block Main, assist to Pride Care Ambulance

2:40 a.m. — 400 block W. Railroad, suspicious situation

3:00 a.m. — 800 block Spruce, commercial alarm, unfounded

10:00 a.m. — N. Paul/Spruce, traffic stop

11:55 a.m. — 200 block Pokagon, general noncriminal

2:10 p.m. — M-62 W./Whitney, accident, no injury

2:30 p.m. — 200 block N. Paul, general assistance

5:30 p.m. — M-62 E./Dutch Settlement, traffic policing

5:55 p.m. — 400 block W. High, assist other agency

6:10 p.m. — Police department, civil dispute

6:40 p.m. — 400 block Cleveland, assault

7:00 p.m. — Police department, warrant arrest

7:15 p.m. — 200 block Grove, civil dispute

7:25 p.m. — 400 block Cleveland, damage to property


Monday, March 21

2:50 a.m. — S. Front/W. Division, traffic stop, one arrested for operating while intoxicated


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