Big Lake Police Dept. 7 Day Activity Report

Big Lake Police Dept.
Chief Joel D. Scharf


Major Call For Service Categories
3  -  Theft-Fraud
1  -  Predatory Offender Registrat.
1  -  Alarm Security
3  - Juvenile Complaint
4  -  Traffic Accident
8  -  Medical
3  -  Domestic Disturbance
2  -  Welfare Check/Mental Hlth
11  -  Agency/Public Assist
3  -  Civil Complaint
63 - Traffic Enforcement
2  -  Harassment
1  - Loud Music
12  -  Suspicious Activity
5  -  Admin.-Background Check
1   -  Fight-Disturbing the Peace
2   -  Crime Against Family
3  -  Property Damage
23 - All Other Calls For Service
151  Total Calls for Service
Traffic/Warning Activity
15  -  Lighting Defect
1   -  Equipment Defect
4  -  Lane Usage
1  -  Other
5 -  Stop Sign Violation
2  -  Registration Violation
19 - Speeding-Exceed the Limit
2   - Fail to Signal
49  Total Warnings
3  -  Drove After Suspension/Rev
1  -  Warrant Arrest
1  -  Violation of Probation
2  -  Disobey Red Light-Stop Sgn
1  -  4th Deg Driv Und the Infl
6  - Speeding-Exceeding the Lmt
4  -  No Insurance
1  - Fail to Yield
1  - Fail to Move Over for Emg 
1  - Possession of Drug Parapher
1  -  Possession of Marijuanna
22 Total Arrests
Calls of Interest
11-05:  2 parties cited for possession of marijuana after a report of suspicious activity on Phyllis. *Report of a garage burglary on Eagle Lake Road N., no suspects. *Report of a fraud via Craigslist involving a vehicle, no funds lost. *Report of a fuel nonpayment from a local service station, funds collected. *Report of a vehicle that was keyed on Highland Tr., investigation continuing. *Report of a disturbance on Minnesota, parties warned.   11-04:  Officer on patrol found open door to business on Martin Ave, secured and owner notified. 11-02:  
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Trespassing complaint on Julie Way, parties mediated civil matter involving eviction.*2 vehicle crash on Eagle Lake Rd and Aberdeen, heavy vehicle damage minor injuries.*Complaint of items being thrown at a pickup, suspects spoken to and warned.*2 vehicle traffic crash on Rose Dr., no injuries occurred. *2 separate suspects arrested for DWI following traffic stops, for traffic violations.  11-01:  Suspect arrested on an outstanding felony arrest warrant after being observed by an officer.*Loud music complaint on Fern, warned.*Complaint of harassing text and Facebook messages, both parties advised to discontinue contact with one another.*Report of a violation of an order for protection, referred for criminal complaint.  10-31:  Report of residence struck with multiple paintballs on Teal St.*Suspect arrested for violation of probation, after a complaint of unlawful conduct.*Officer found window on commercial building standing open, owners advised of security issue.  10-30:  One vehicle rollover accident at Manitou and Cty 73, no injuries.  


Darlene "Dar" Trovall

BIG LAKE FIRE CHIEF Paul Nemes and Big Lake Chief of Police Joel Scharf address the chamber membership at their monthly lunch meeting Tuesday at Saron Lutheran Church. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

DANCING TO THE MUSIC IN THE PARK has been a popular summer pastime for the young and the young at heart in Big Lake all summer long, thanks to the efforts of the Big Lake Legacy Foundation. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

NIGHT TO UNITE COLORING CONTEST WINNERS are Tayden Zimmerman, Alexis Roehlke and Tyler Huver. Chief Joel Scharf presented the artists with their prizes Tuesday. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).