2015-07-02 / Police Report

Police Report

June 17

12:14 a.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted on Plaza Drive. All was found to be secure. Nothing further.

2:33 a.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted in the Depot Square area. All was found to be secure.

4:44 a.m. - Cond of Release - A conditions of release violation was identified. An affidavit of probable cause was forwarded to the Washington County State's Attorney for the filing of an additional criminal charge.

9:32 a.m. - Suspicious Person/Circumstance - A citizen of Northfield reported suspicious activity that had occurred the day before. Report for recording only.

10:56 a.m. - Agency Assistance - Police Chief James Dziobek met with the Vice President of Student Affairs Frank Vanecek at Norwich University. A "Draft" "MOU" Memorandum of Understanding was presented by the Chief of Police to the VPSA for reviewed. The MOU will be signed by the parties involved once the document clears the University review.

10:45 p.m. - Directed Patrol - Police took part in a grant from the Governor's Highway Safety Detail with the emphasis on traffic and highway safety. Several vehicles were stopped, and one suspended operator was detected and ticketed.

11:08 p.m. - Agency Assistance - Police assisted an individual in getting home, after being called to suspicious circumstances.

June 18

12:10 a.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted on Plaza Drive. All was found to be secure. Nothing further.

8:39 a.m. - Litter/Pollution/Public Health - Northfield Police received a report of illegal dumping in the Memorial Park at the end of King Street. Under investigation.

9:37 a.m. - Foot Patrol - Northfield Police Conducted foot patrol in Depot Square, to include putting up Blood Draw signs for Safety Day.

12:04 p.m. - Unlawful Mischief - Northfield Police investigated an incident involving a car spinning donuts and spraying rocks near the Northfield Elementary and High School. A subject related to the incident agreed with the School Town Crew to make reparations (rake rocks up, help repair the lawn etc.).

2:18 p.m. - Citizen Assist - Northfield Police received a report of a subjects mailed package being delivered in err to the wrong address.

7:31 p.m. - Accident PD - An Officer responded to the report of a single vehicle crash on Hallstrom Road. The operator had slid off the travel portion of the roadway and collided with a tree. Both driver and passenger airbags deployed. The collision resulted in significant damage to the front end of the vehicle. The operator was transported to the hospital for minor injuries.

8:10 p.m. - Runaway Juvenile

- An Officer responded to Northfield Falls for the report of a runaway juvenile. The Officer met with the family, and gathered the pertinent information. Just prior to a bulletin being issued, the juvenile returned home. The Officer met with the juvenile and provided verbal counseling concerning his behavior.

10:23 p.m. - Noise Disturbance - An Officer responded to East St for a noise complaint. The Officer spoke with staff at a business who resolved the issue.

11:06 p.m. - Agency Assistance - An Officer responded to Gould Rd for the report of a loud explosion. It was determined an electrical transformer had been blown due to a tree falling onto the lines. Green Mountain Power was dispatched to the scene and restored power.

June 19

2:50 p.m. - Citizen Assist - Northfield Police responded to a request for a citizen assist. Northfield Police met with citizens and provided services and other agency services to render aid.

June 20

2:16 a.m. - Family Fight/Domestic - Northfield Officers responded to a domestic disturbance. The caller reports that their 32 year old son is out of control and destroying their house. The subject has a mental health history which includes being bipolar. Subject is believed to be off his medication. Subject transported to the hospital for evaluation.

10 a.m. - SOT - Police took part in the annual Northfield Emergency Services Safety Day event. A blood draw was sponsored by the Police Department in conjunction with the American Red Cross, collecting 15 pints of blood. A total of 14 child passenger safety seats were inspected in conjunction with the Vermont Be Seat Smart Program. A total of 47 child safety ID's were created by Northfield Police to be distributed to local youth and families.

1:23 pm. - Family Fight/Domestic - The department was contacted regarding a verbal domestic situation. The officer responded and offered resources for possible solution options.

3 p.m. - MV Complaint - An officer was advised of a vehicle that had been hit by another vehicle. The vehicle was then driven away without stopping to observe damage or exchange information. Under investigation.

June 21

3:25 a.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted in the Depot Square area. All was found to be secure.

9:21 p.m. - Directed Patrol - Police took part in a grant from the Governor's Highway Safety Detail with the emphasis on traffic and highway safety. Several vehicles were stopped, and one violation was issued for an expired registration.

June 22

2:28 a.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted in the Depot Square area. All was found to be secure. Nothing further.

1:14 p.m. - Directed Patrol - An officer drove to the District Court in Barre with the paperwork that needed to be transported for the State's Attorney's office. This paperwork included cases for pending court arraignments.

5:04 p.m. - Animal Problem - An officer to a report of animal abuse and neglect. Under investigation.

9:06 p.m. - Directed Patrol - Police took part in a grant from the Governor's Highway Safety Detail with the emphasis on traffic and highway safety. Eight vehicles were stopped, and two suspended operators were detected and ticketed.

10:15 p.m. - Agency Assistance - A report of a runaway juvenile from Berlin was reported. The juvenile was reportedly walking to Northfield. A check of the area did not yield any contact.

11:41 p.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted on Plaza Drive. All was found to be secure. Nothing further.

June 23

12:02 a.m. - Agency Assistance - Northfield Police Department responded to West Berlin to assist the Berlin Police Department with the report of a prowler outside of a residence. Upon arrival, it was determined that the prowler was a runaway juvenile that had been reported missing earlier. When the juvenile was taken into custody, she resisted and fought with the officers on scene. She was subsequently taken into custody by the Berlin Police Department.

3:10 a.m. - Controlled Substance Problem - A drug offense was reported. The caller had notified E911 after feeling the ill effects of cocaine usage. Police responded and secured the scene so EMS personnel could provide care to the patient. An investigation was conducted, but no immediate enforcement action was taken.

3:43 a.m. - Foot Patrol - A foot patrol and business checks were conducted in the Depot Square area. All was found to be secure. Nothing further.

8:53 a.m. - Agency Assistance - Northfield PD assisted Vermont Department of Child and Families with attempting to locate two runaway children.

7:55 p.m. - Agency Assistance - Northfield Police assisted Northfield EMS on a reported medical call on Union Brook Road. Everyone was fine.

8:34 p.m. - Citizen Dispute - An officer was contacted regarding a landlord and tenant issue. The officer met with the complainant and options for resolution were discussed.

11:45 p.m. - Directed Patrol - Northfield Police conducted a directed patrol of the Memorial Park off King Street due to reported issues of garbage dumping and alcohol bottles being left behind. It was empty.

Total Incidents for This Report: 39

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