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Police Blotter

Feb. 2, 7:32 a.m.

Officers received a call from a man after his neighbor kept coming over and banging on his trailer door and window. The man wanted the police to arrest him for trespassing if he came by again.

Feb. 2, 1:10 p.m.

A man called the police after two men and a woman were walking through the park snapping a whip at him. He asked them to stop but they kept going. One of the men was charged with trespassing after a officer showed up to the park.

Feb. 2, 6:32 p.m.

Authorities were called after a man claiming he was from DirecTV was banging on a woman's door. The woman called the company, which could not verify it had anyone knocking on doors in that area.

Feb. 3, 1:11 a.m.

A woman called authorities after she tried calling her daughter and realized her daughter's boyfriend had taken away her phone. According to the mother, the boyfriend had a history of abuse against the daughter and she wanted him to leave her house. Both parties agreed to go to sleep once the police showed up.

Feb. 3, 4:04 p.m.

Officers received a report after a man was seen going through yards and walking around parked cars and acting very nervous. He was last seen loitering near the Browder Building.

Feb. 4, 9:23 a.m.

A woman called the police after she tried walking on a path near U.S. Highway 93 and there were three people with aggressive dogs camping out by the highway. The campers collected their belongings and moved on once police arrived.

Feb. 5, 9:55 p.m.

The grandmother of a 14-year-old girl called authorities after her granddaughter hit her and stormed out of the house. The child was later put in custody by police and returned to her parents.

Feb. 6, 3:51 p.m.

Authorities were called when a man was arguing with an employee at Burger King and videotaping it. The man left before the police were called, and the Boulder City Police Department recommended the restaurant's staff to call back if he returns.

Feb. 7, 1:07 p.m.

A woman complained to her landlord that loud music was being played by her neighbor across the street. The landlord called police and the neighbor agreed to turn the music down. The landlord called authorities again later to report loud noises coming from the same person's television.

Feb. 8, 3:44 a.m.

A man called the Boulder City Police Department and said he had recently bought crystal methamphetamine, has an 8-year-old son and is trying to change his ways.

Feb. 8, 8:32 p.m.

A woman called the police after an argument with her intoxicated boyfriend. The woman was bleeding but refused medical attention. There were weapons found at the residence but none on the boyfriend.

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Weekly Statistics

Reporting Period Jan. 28-Feb. 3

Animal Control 93

Adult Arrests 19

Juvenile Arrests 1

Traffic Stops 144

Incident Reports 28

Citations 42

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