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Friday, July 5, 2019

12:11 a.m. A report of counterfeit money at McClure’s on E. Main St. Assistance was given.

12:22 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Chili Ave. / Harrison Ave. Verbal warning issued.

12:27 a.m. K9 deployment in the area of N. Chili Ave. / Harrison Ave. Free air sniff.

12:50 a.m. A report of fireworks in the 70 block of Fuller Ave. An officer checked the area but was unable to locate.

12:51 a.m. A report of fireworks in the 80 block of Logan St. No additional information was provided on this call.

12:57 a.m. A report of fireworks in the 50 block of Graham Ave. An officer checked the area but was unable to locate.

1:24 a.m. A report of a fire in the area of S. Huntington St. / E. 2nd St. Trash fire.

1:47 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Fremont St. / W. 6th St. Written warning issued.

1:54 a.m. A report of threats was taken in the 500 block of Jackson Ave.

2:29 a.m. A report of an intoxicated female walking down the middle of the roadway in the area of S. Wayne St. / E. Canal St. No additional information provided.

2:55 a.m. A report of a fire in the 300 block of Harrison Ave. Upon arrival, the fire was well contained and inside a fire pit.

3:28 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Miami St. / W. 7th St. Written warning issued.

4:10 a.m. A report of an intoxicated person in the 100 block of W. 10th St. An intoxicated male fell asleep in a grass field area approximately 3-5 feet off the roadway. The male was approximately a block from his home. The male walked safely to his home and made it inside. Assistance was given.

8:13 a.m. Welfare check in the 60 block of W. Canal St. A request for a welfare check on a possibly intoxicated male subject at NAPA Auto Parts. No additional information provided.

8:34 a.m. A report of an abandoned vehicle in the 200 block of Cherokee Ct., Peru. The vehicle was towed.

8:51 a.m. A report of an alarm in the 600 block of E. 5th St. Checked ok.

9:42 a.m. A report of a civil matter over child custody in the 500 block of Apache Dr., Peru. Assistance was given.

10:06 a.m. Civil residency dispute at the Lincoln Apartments on S. Benton St. No additional information was provided.

10:21 a.m. Traffic stop in the 400 block of N. Broadway St. Citation issued.

10:52 a.m. Property damage accident in the area of S. Broadway St. / W. 2nd St. Richard Holler went to park and his foot slipped off the brake onto the gas and he struck a parked vehicle shoving it into the third vehicle.

11:55 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Wabash St. / E. 3rd St. Written warning issued.

12:06 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Broadway St. / W. Franklin St. Written warning issued.

12:18 p.m. A report of a disabled vehicle in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd., Peru. The vehicle ran out of gas. Assistance was given.

12:30 p.m. Personal Injury accident in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd. State Crash Report completed for Sly Vs. Rouch. No additional information was provided on this call.

1:02 p.m. A request for a welfare check on a female subject in the 300 block of W. Main St. Unable to locate.

2:29 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 200 block of W. 3rd St.

4:02 p.m. Property damage accident in the 300 block of N. Broadway St. State crash report completed for Walters and Ferguson.

4:49 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at Harvey Hinkemeyer’s on E. 8th St.

4:58 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 00 block of Donat Dr.

6:31 p.m. Parking problem in the 400 block of E. Main St. Warning issued on a vehicle with flat tire.

6:36 p.m. Agency assistance at Hi N Dr Mobile Home Park on W. 10th St. Assisted MCSD with possible burglary call. Checked ok.

6:40 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 300 block of Loveland Ave. Request for standby. Standby not conducted due to trespass warning being issued to the complainant for the address.

7:22 p.m. A report of a dumpster fire in the area of N. Grant St. / W. 9th St. Extinguished by Peru Fire Department.

7:38 p.m. A report of an alarm in the 800 block of N. Broadway St. Checked ok.

7:41 p.m. A report of a theft from a wedding reception was taken at the Peru Police Department.

7:54 p.m. A domestic disturbance in the 400 block of Jackson Ave. Justin Simbeck, 21 of Peru was arrested on charges of Domestic Battery W/Juvenile Present and Criminal Confinement.

8:06 p.m. A report of a possibly unsecured abandoned residence in the 200 block of E. 2nd St. Upon investigation, the residence appeared to be secure and no signs of illegal entry were observed.

8:13 p.m. A request for a welfare check on a subject in relation to a fall in the 30 block of Turnpaugh Trl. Checked ok.

8:21 p.m. Domestic disturbance in the 200 block of E. 8th St. Checked ok.

8:41 p.m. Domestic disturbance in the 90 block of E. 9th St. Brother attempting to kick the sister out of a residence despite acknowledging her residency. Brother advised he would cease. Verbal only. Assistance was given.

8:56 p.m. A report of harassment was taken in the 400 block of W. Main St. Complainant wished to report harassment from another female due to them both dating the same male. Complainant advised the other female would call her vulgar names when they encounter each other in public. Complainant requested information on what legal options are available to her. Information provided on how to file for a no-contact order.

9:52 p.m. Citizen assistance at the old Fire station at W. Main / N. Miami St. Complainant requested information regarding residency and eviction notice/orders. Contact made with the homeowner who had allowed the complainant to live with him since December 2018. Complainant advised homeowner was going to change the locks to force them out. The homeowner was upset due to the introduction of bed bugs into his residence. The homeowner was provided information regarding how to obtain an eviction notice.

10:52 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 200 block of E. 5th St. A report was taken for a civil matter in regard to animals.

11:00 p.m. Deposit escort from Dairy Queen on N. Broadway St.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

12:44 a.m. An officer conducted a patrol of Maconaquah Park.

1:29 a.m. A report of an alarm in the 00 block of S. Broadway St. Checked ok.

2:09 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of E. Riverside Dr. / Sullivan Ln. Written warning issued.

3:15 a.m. A report of an alarm in the 00 block of S. Broadway St. Checked ok.

3:17 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. US Route 24 / N. Mexico Rd., Peru. Written warning issued.

4:33 a.m. 911 Hang-up at McClure’s on E. Main St. Upon arrival, an individual had collapsed but checked ok.

4:50 p.m. A report of a car alarm going off in the 1700 block of S. Strawtown Pike, Peru. Checked ok.

5:33 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Wabash St. / E. Riverside Dr., Peru. Written warnings issued.

10:33 a.m. A report of trespassing in the 300 block of Euclid Ave. A trespass warning was issued.

11:31 a.m. Funeral escort in the 80 block of W. Main St.

11:55 a.m. An officer responded to a civil matter over the ownership of an animal in the 200 block of E. 5th St.

12:27 p.m. Domestic disturbance in the 20 block of E. Broadway Plaza. Verbal only. Assistance was given.

1:27 p.m. A report of a theft of $2.00 in change from a vehicle in the 300 block of E. 5th St. Complainant requested an extra patrol of the alleyway.

2:16 p.m. A report of a suspicious male trying to sell jewelry in the 300 block of Chili Ave., Peru. No additional information was provided.

2:28 p.m. A report of an animal problem in the 200 block of W. 3rd St. Dog taken to Peru Animal Control.

2:44 p.m. A report of a suspicious male hanging around the McClure’s gas station on S. Broadway Ave. Male was asked to leave and he complied. Assistance was given.

2:53 p.m. Traffic hazard in the area of Cory Ave. / Bobtail Pike, Peru. A report of a possible intoxicated driver. The driver was not intoxicated, possible medical issue. Assistance was given.

3:04 p.m. Criminal mischief in the 200 block of E. 3rd St. Complainant advised her boyfriend damaged their belongings and took a canine. The issue was found to be civil upon investigation. Complainant provided information on how to pursue the matter through small claims court.

3:20 p.m. A report of an impaired female trying to load a U-Haul truck at Eastwood Place on E. Main St. Checked ok.

4:57 p.m. Civil matter in the 100 block of S. Huntington St. A dispute over a television and Xbox following a five-month relationship ending where both parties resided together and shared property. Items were disputed by both parties and subsequently remained with the household. The complainant was provided information on how to pursue the matter in small claims court.

5:25 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Grant St. / Boulevard. Written warning issued.

5:41 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Grant St. / W. 12th St. Written warning issued.

5:44 p.m. Traffic hazard in the area of E. 2nd St. / E. Canal St. Unable to locate.

6:57 p.m. Domestic disturbance in the 200 block of W. 5th St. One subject issued a trespass warning for an address on W. 5th St.

7:37 p.m. Follow-up to a prior call in the 200 block W. 5th St. Assistance was given.

8:33 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Hay Ave. / E. Washington Ave. Written warning issued.

9:09 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle in the 400 block of W. 6th St.

9:35 p.m. A report of an animal problem in the 200 block of E. Main St. Barking dog complaint. Upon arrival, dog took off running and the officer was unable to locate.

10:18 p.m. An officer located two individuals playing at West City Park. They were advised of Park hours and sent on their way. Assistance was given.

10:19 p.m. A report of an alarm in the 900 block of W. Main St. Checked ok.

10:58 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Parkway Ter. / S. Broadway Ave.

10:59 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Miami St. / W. Canal St. Warning issued.

11:34 p.m. 911 Hang-up in the 20 block of Shields Ave. Checked ok.

11:36 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. 50 W. / W. Riverside Dr., Peru. Verbal warning issued.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

12:37 a.m. An officer conducted a patrol of Maconaquah Park. One subject located walking his dog. Checked ok.

12:51 a.m. A report of an alarm in the 400 block of E. 5th St. Officers cleared the residence. Checked ok.

1:04 a.m. Welfare check in the 400 block of W. 3rd St. Checked ok.

1:44 a.m. An officer located the main gate at Peru Animal Control unsecured. The area and building checked ok. The gate was secured upon exit. Assistance was given.

1:46 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Benton St. / E. 3rd St. Written warning issued.

2:01 a.m. Follow-up in the 600 block of Apache Dr., Peru. Assistance was given.

2:05 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 3rd St. / S. Broadway St. Warning issued.

2:06 a.m. Domestic dispute in the 400 block of W. Main St. Between mother and son. Parties agreed to separate for the night. Assistance was given.

2:36 a.m. An officer conducted an extra patrol of the Peru Skate Park.

2:51 a.m. A subject dialed 91 to request a welfare check in the 600 block of Apache Dr. The welfare check had already been completed. The caller was advised to use 911 for emergencies only.

3:15 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. 100 E. / Bobtail Dr., Peru. Verbal warning issued.

3:29 a.m. 911 Hang-up in the 600 block of Apache Dr. An officer spoke to an intoxicated female about possible consequences of calling 911 repeatedly for non-emergency issues.

3:40 a.m. A report of a lost or stolen cell phone was taken at the Korner Lounge on N. Broadway St.

4:46 a.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. Main St. / S. Erie St. Warning issued.

6:56 a.m. 911 Hang-up in the 100 block of N. Cass St. Checked ok.

7:30 a.m. A report of the theft from a vehicle was taken in the 100 block of E. Washington Ave.

10:00 a.m. A report of a subject passed out in the tree lawn in the 100 block of W. 6th St. Subject declined medical treatment and was sent on his way.

11:43 p.m. A property damage accident/leaving the scene was reported at the Peru Police Department. No additional information was provided.

11:58 p.m. An officer took a report of a vehicle being ransacked overnight in the 500 block of E. Main St. A neighbor will check the camera system and advised officer. Assistance was given.

12:01 p.m. An officer assisted a citizen with a locked vehicle at Kroger on W. Main St.

12:10 p.m. A report of the theft from a vehicle was taken in the 400 block of W. 7th St.

12:46 p.m. Personal injury accident in the area of S. Hood St. / W. 2nd St. State crash report taken. No additional information was provided.

1:07 p.m. Civil matter in the 300 block of Washington Ave. Civil issue over a vehicle. Assistance was given.

1:26 p.m. Recovered stolen property at the Peru Police Department. Skateboards and guitar.

2:39 p.m. Recovered stolen property in the 70 block of E. Riverside Dr. Recovered cell phone.

3:06 p.m. Agency assistance in the area of S. US Route 31 / W. State Road 218, Peru. An officer assisted MCSD with a traffic accident

3:37 p.m. Citizen assistance in the area of W. Main St. / N. Miami St. Female had concerns about an ATM not dispensing money. It was determined that the female was entering an amount larger than the ATM would allow. The female withdrew money from the ATM and asked me to count it. The amount was correct, assistance given.

3:46 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Tippecanoe St. / E. Main St. Citation issued.

3:53 p.m. A report of reckless driving was taken at the Peru Police Department.

4:47 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of N. Fremont St. / W. Main St. Verbal warning issued.

5:11 p.m. A female had questions about a tree limb falling on her property in the 600 block of Monroe Ave. The female was advised to contact the city code enforcement officer.

5:23 p.m. A report of an alarm in the 200 block of E. Canal St. Fire alarm. Peru Fire Department assistance.

5:40 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of W. 3rd St. / S. Miami St., Peru. Written warning issued.

6:23 p.m. A citizen found a syringe in the 400 block of E. 5th St. An officer disposed of the item.

6:48 p.m. A report of an unconscious person at the B&K Root Beer on S. Broadway St. Male was located and awakened. Male denied any drug involvement and refused treatment by EMS. No further action.

6:54 p.m. A report of a male in the restroom at Casey’s on W. Main St. for over an hour. The male advised that he did not need anything and would be out shortly. Assistance given.

7:10 p.m. 911 hang-up in the 200 block of Jackson Ave.

7:17 p.m. Attempted warrant service in the 500 block of W. Main St. Unable to locate.

7:29 p.m. An officer observed two subjects standing close to a passing train, past the guard bars in the 200 block of Water St. The subjects were advised to stand back.

7:51 p.m. An officer conducted a welfare check on a male acting strange at the entrance of Broadway Plaza. The male checked ok.

7:59 p.m. A report of a suspicious male hanging out and bothering customers at JJ's on N. Broadway St. Upon arrival, a male was located who stated he was just asking people to use their phone. JJ's stated that they just wanted him to leave. The male left without incident. Assistance was given.

8:20 p.m. Welfare check in the 400 block of Madison Ave. Checked ok.

8:21 p.m. A report of a verbal fight in the 90 block of E. 8th St. One female declined to pursue charges against a seventeen-year-old male after he placed her into a "headlock." Female left the residence voluntarily.

8:39 p.m. Citizen assistance in the 600 block of Woodburn Green Dr. Cat stuck in a fender well. The cat was removed prior to the arrival of PPD.

8:48 p.m. A report of a possible drunk driver that was traveling west on Main Street near Brownell St. The driver reportedly sideswiped a vehicle parked on the north side of the road. The driver of the suspected vehicle returned to the scene and checked ok. A local crash report was taken.

9:29 p.m. A report of traffic hazard in the area of N. Broadway St. / E. Washington Ave. Subject walking in the roadway. The subject was advised to go home.

10:06 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of 7th St. / Jefferson. Warning issued.

10:10 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of S. Fremont St. / W. 2nd St. Written warning issued.

10:26 p.m. Traffic stop in the area of Longview Dr. / W. 14th St. Warning issued.

10:40 p.m. Subjects located an abandoned three wheel SUN tricycle in front of their residence in the 100 block of W. 6th St. No serial number observed. Subjects believe cycle may belong to a friend. No further assistance required.

10:54 p.m. An officer located two subjects at Maconaquah Park. Both were from out of town and advised they were not aware of the park’s hours. Assistance was given.

11:02 p.m. Deposit escort from Dairy Queen in the 800 block of N. Broadway St.