Dowagiac Police Log: June 16-20

June 16

5:52 a.m. – M-51 South, alarm

11:17 a.m. – Indian Hills Apartments, suspicious situation

11:36 a.m. – Borgess Lee Memorial, general assist

1:43 p.m. – Front, civil dispute

2:29 p.m. – Block Ball, assist Cass County sheriffs department

3:22 p.m. – Marcellus/Glenwood, assist Cass County sheriffs department

4:32 p.m. – Barry’s Towing, recover stolen vehicle

6:05 p.m. – Second, general assist

8:40 p.m. – Borgess Lee Memorial, general assist

9:14 p.m. – Lester, suspicious vehicle

9:32 p.m. – Cedar Sands Apartments, suspicious situation


June 17

10:24 a.m. – Spruce/M-62, traffic stop

11:06 a.m. – Tuthill/High, traffic stop

11:10 a.m. – James, suspicious situation

1:15 p.m. – Front, malicious destruction of property

1:52 p.m. – Police Department, civil dispute

3:53 p.m. – Hamilton, civil dispute

4 p.m. – West, burning complaint

10:30 p.m. – Park, suspicious person


June 18

4:00 a.m. – Railroad, suspicious situation

7:05 a.m. – Pokagon, alarm

7:58 a.m. – Division/Commercial, traffic stop

10 a.m. – Railroad/Division, traffic stop

10:05 a.m. – Cherry Grove, stalking complaint

11:09 a.m. – Commercial, stalking complaint

12:55 p.m. – Family Fare, vehicle lock-out

5:08 p.m. – Courtland, traffic crash

5:29 p.m. – Harding’s Market, larceny complaint

7:30 p.m. – Ashland, malicious destruction of property

8:18 p.m. – High, civil dispute

8:55 p.m. – James, disorderly person

9:45 p.m. – Police Department, found property


June 19

1:05 a.m. – Morton, assist Cass County sheriffs department/k9 track

1:08 a.m. – Front, suspicious vehicle

2:49 a.m. – High, assist Cass County sheriffs department

8:55 a.m. – Johnson, civil dispute

9:43 a.m. – Pokagon, alarm

11:05 a.m. – Front/Commercial, traffic stop

11:20 a.m. – M-51 North/Conservation Club, assist Cass County sheriffs/horses in road

1:03 p.m. – Vineyard Place Apartments, vehicle lock-out

5:20 p.m. – Halstead, vehicle lock-out

6:21 p.m. – Keene, hit & run traffic crash

7:11 p.m. – Eagle Woods Apartments, public peace

8:05 p.m. – Michigan, suspicious situation

9:54 p.m. – Jones, arrest

10:05 p.m. – Vineyard Place Apartments, disorderly persons


June 20

12:09 a.m. – Front, vehicle lock-out

6:55 a.m. – Pokagon, alarm

7:37 a.m. – Vineyard Place Apartments

9:45 a.m. – Speedway Gas, public peace

10 a.m. – Colby, larceny complaint

2:14 p.m. – Sweet’s Auto, civil dispute

4:10 p.m. – Paul/Wolf, traffic stop

8:01 p.m. – Spruce/Paul, operating while intoxicated arrest

8:40 p.m. – Mcomber, general assist

9:15 p.m. – Telegraph, civil dispute

11:30 p.m. – Hamilton, civil dispute

Cass County

Roadwork on M-60 near Niles begins Monday


Spectrum Health requires COVID-19 vaccine for staff, volunteers

Berrien County

Van Buren/Cass District Health Department recommends masks indoors for all regardless of vaccine status

Berrien County

Southwest Michigan organizations join forces to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates, combat misinformation


Dowagiac Police Department gears up for National Night Out event

Berrien County

Berrien, Cass counties hosting backpack, school supply drives

Cass County

Cass County to host hazardous waste, tire collection


Caring Circle, Lakeland Homecare to host community open house in Niles

Berrien County

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 901,683 cases, 19,902 deaths


Free Concert Friday caps SMC choir camp


Fort St. Joseph Open House returns Aug. 7-8


City of Dowagiac accepts donation of property for redevelopment


Buchanan leaders hear community development update, resident tree concerns


Dowagiac Police Log: July 23-26


PHOTO STORY: Niles, Dowagiac featured stops in Lemon Rally vehicle race

Cass County

9-year-old injured in Cass County ATV accident

Local Government

Mayor presents volunteer with Certificate of Appreciation


Cassopolis Public Schools superintendent resigns

Berrien County

Niles man gets jail, probation on assault-related charges


Two arrested on drug trafficking charges in Niles

Berrien County

Dowagiac woman gets probation, jail time in Berrien County stolen property case


SMC ETS ventures back outdoors


Drunk driver sentenced to prison


Chamber hosts ribbon cutting for Dr. A’s Releaf Center