Tuesday, March 5, 2013
A round up of recent activity from the police blotter also includes a complaint about loose dogs, an exterminator and stolen candy.
Among other things, it makes you wonder what this kid had for breakfast. Police responded to the Port Washington High School at 9:18 a.m. Friday after staff were concerned that a student was "under the influence," according to police reports. Police issued the student a preliminary breath test, and the student registered at .07 BAC. Officers gave the 17-year-old a citation for underage alcohol consumption. More from the reports:
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
A roundup of recent activity from the police blotter also includes disorderly students and a drunk teen at school.
Recent incidents involving this Port Washington resident seem to involve a stalker of some form — or just a lot of bad luck. A Port resident in the 1500 block of North Holden Street called Port police at 11:09 a.m. Jan. 28, according to police reports, to report the back door of his residence wide open; the caller as found $200 missing from the home. The resident said money had also recently been stolen from them twice at work, totalling $90 missing. There are no suspects. More from the reports:
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
A roundup of recent activity from the police blotter also includes and underage party and a few suspicious people.
On one hand there's the everlasting lesson of looking both ways before you cross the street, but on another hand whatever happened to pedestrians having the right of way? A Port Washington woman called police at 8:19 a.m. Oct. 22 to report nearly being struck by a car while crossing westbound on Holden at Walters with her son, according to police reports. Police found the driver and spoke with her. The woman felt the pedestrians should have stopped at the corner to check for cars, and that they did not, the report said. More from the reports:
Thursday, October 18, 2012
A Saukville man, 19, gives his marijuana to a cop after his parents call police.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Joe Petrie
Thursday, October 18, 2012
A 19-year-old Saukville man is facing drug charges after his parents caught him drinking a beer at a wedding and called police. Jacob A. Legault was charged in Ozaukee County Circuit Court Monday with one count of possession of THC, which is the active ingredient in marijuana, and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. If convicted, he faces up to seven months in jail and $1,500 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: Saukville police officers were called to a home in the 100 block of South Maple Lane for a family issue. When they arrived, Legault’s father said they had been at a wedding and he saw his son drinking alcohol, which sparked an argument. Legault was sitting in a car and was ordered out by an officer, who noticed…
Thursday, July 5, 2012
Two groups of teens were cited for underage alcohol consumption, among other charges, in Port Washington last week.
Two groups of teens were cited for underage drinking last week after some not-so-sober behavior, police reported. The first incident, around 10 p.m. June 25 in the 400 block of Landolt Street, was broken up after police were tipped aboout a group of teens drinking in plain sight - in a front yard. A total of seven people between 20 and 16 years old, most of whom are from Port, were cited for underage alcohol. One was also slapped with possession of drug paraphernalia, and another with adult permission of illegal alcohol consumption. Another round of underage alcohol citations came late June 26 after a fight in the area of Powers and Woodruff streets. According to a police official, the fight was sparked by an issue with an ex-girlfriend of…
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
A roundup of the latest activity from the police blotter also includes a dog at large and a smashed driver's side window.
Four is a party, unless three of you are underage. At 1:15 a.m. Wednesday, Port Washington police responded to a report of loud music in the 700 block of Grand Avenue. A 23-year-old Port man was issued a citation for disorderly conduct in connection with the loud noise — but his violations didnt stop there. Three 19-year-old Port women were also at his home — all of which were issued citations for underage drinking; The 23-year-old then also received three citations for permitting undersage persons to consume alcohol. Buzz kill. More from the reports:
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
A roundup of the recent activity from the police blotter also includes a long list of 911 calls for reasons that don't really seem to be an emergency.
Editor's note: This article has been updated to reflect a correction. The actual blood alcohol content of the middle school student was .023, not .23 as originally stated. The old water bottle trick didn't fool anybody at Thomas Jefferson Middle School on Wednesday. Port Washington police were called to the school at 7:45 a.m. after several students notified administration that a 14-year-old Saukville boy had a bottle of Gatorade with liquor mixed in. Police found the boy and administered a preliminary breath test which showed him to have a .023 blood alcohol content. He was cited for juvenile alcohol. What a way to start the morning. More from the reports:
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
A roundup of the latest activity from the police blotter also includes loud moped honking, egged vehicles, tampering of bedroom windows and loose dogs.
There's a few rules of thumb to consider when heading out on the town — don't drink and drive, don't fall asleep with your shoes on (or become victim to whatever antics your friends decide) and don't pass out in a place (or position) that will later come back to haunt you. Unfortunately for this 19-year-old Port Washington man, haunt him it will. Police responded to his apartment at 2:27 a.m. March 18 in the 1500 block of West Portview Drive, where the man had been found passed out on the stairs, outside of his apartment. The man was cited for underage adult alcohol consumption. More from the reports:
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
A roundup of the latest activity from the police blotter also includes a bite by an unleashed dog, trespassing during school and an exploding pumpkin.
It's a bad day when the street sweeper tries to do it's cleaning backwards. Port police responded to a three-vehicle collision at 1:46 p.m. Friday when the city's street sweeper vehicle began backing up on Grand Avenue. The vehicle behind the sweeper backed up in reaction, into a third vehicle behind it. The sweeper continued backing up and hit the sandwhiched second vehicle. There was moderate damage to the sweeper and the second vehicle. More from the reports:
Friday, October 28, 2011
A roundup of the latest activity from the police blotter.
A Port Washington mom called police on her drunk 19-year-old son Tuesday at 2:39 a.m. when he came over from his next-door apartment to pick a fight with her on the 1400 block of Parkway Drive, according to police reports. When police arrived, the verbal argument had ended, but the 19-year-old had locked himself out of his apartment. His mom was able to find a spare key. The 19-year-old was cited for underage drinking and given a $177 ticket. More from the reports: