Editor's note: The Oak Creek Police Department redacts all reports before releasing them to the public. These reports were released last week. No new reports were released this week.
1Officers following up on a driving complaint called in to the Racine County Sheriff's Office arrested a male and a female for possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia after finding a heroin pipe and heroin powder in their possession in the 10500 block of South Fourth Avenue about 9 p.m. July 29. In addition, the female was arrested for possession of a Schedule III narcotic after police found a codeine pill in her purse. The male was cited for driving without insurance and driving with a suspended license.
2A female was arrested for possession of marijuana after police found two grams of THC in her pocket during a traffic stop in the 9000 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 1. In addition, she was cited for driving with a suspended license and was given a written warning for a loud muffler.
3Officers responding to a call that a female was found unconscious on the floor in a room at Mainstay Suites, 1001 W. College Ave., arrested her for possession of heroin and drug paraphernalia after finding a bag containing 0.70 grams of heroin and a glass pipe with burn marks in her room about midnight Aug. 2. The woman was awake when officers and emergency workers arrived and was evaluated at the scene by Oak Creek Fire Department rescue workers.
4A man was arrested for possession of a Schedule 1 narcotic and possession of drug paraphernalia after canine officer Bronco found a needle used for heroin consumption in the visor of his car, a cut straw under his seat and 20 amphetamine pills on the floor of his car during a traffic stop in the 7000 block of South Howell Avenue at 8:25 p.m. Aug. 2. In addition, he was cited for a seatbelt violation and driving without insurance.
5Officers responding to a report of possible drug activity involving a male and female at PDQ, 6300 S. 27th St., arrested a 17-year-old boy for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and underage drinking and an 18-year-old woman for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of alcohol/underage drinking about 9 p.m. Aug. 3. In addition, they were cited for disorderly conduct after they screamed profanities at police while customers were entering and exiting the store.
6A man was arrested for drunken driving, second offense, and cited for driving without a valid license and unsafe lane deviation in the 6700 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue about 1 a.m. July 28. In addition, he was cited for possession of marijuana when the officer discovered two marijuana cigarettes in his pocket. His blood-alcohol content was 0.15.
7A man was taken to Wheaton Franciscan for treatment of an injury to his leg after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle in the 1200 block of West Drexel Avenue at 3:40 p.m. July 30. The driver of the other vehicle, who had emerged from an alley and cut across two lanes of traffic to make a U-turn at the median break, was cited for driving without a valid license and failure to yield the right of way when emerging from an alley.
8A man and a woman were taken to Froedtert Hospital for treatment of severe head trauma after their motorcycle struck the center median while driving south in the 7100 block of South Pennsylvania Avenue, about 2:20 a.m. Aug. 4. Both people were ejected into the northbound lanes. The male driver was cited for drunken driving, third offense, and failure to keep control of a vehicle. A blood draw was taken, the results of which were unavailable at the time of the report.
9A woman was arrested for disorderly conduct and vandalism after she became upset and broke two windows and ripped the screen off a door at Villa Vista Motel, 8060 S. 27th St., at 1:35 a.m. July 28. The woman apparently had had a fight with her ex-boyfriend, and her boyfriend locked her out of her room. The woman began yelling and pounding on the motel room door, and then broke the window and screen off the motel office door.
10Multiple parts of a black Mitsubishi were spray-painted while it was parked in a driveway in the 4200 block of East Alton Road between 6 p.m. July 29 and 9:30 a.m. July 30. In addition, the tires were flattened, the passenger door was dented and a side mirror was broken off. Damage is estimated at $1,420.
11A vehicle was scratched with a key on all four sides while it was parked at the Tanglewood Apartments, 1720 W. Meyer Lane, at 12:10 p.m. July 31. Damage is estimated at $1,000.
12A swastika was spray-painted on a garage door in the 2500 block of East Honeysuckle Drive between 9 p.m. July 31 and 6:15 a.m. Aug. 1. Damage is estimated at $30.
13A pond liner was cut in the 2200 block of East Oak Ridge Lane between 10 p.m. Aug. 1 and 5:10 a.m. Aug. 2. Damage is estimated at $100.
14Three males and a female were cited for vandalism and curfew violation after they drove up to a car parked at Fitzsimmons and Chicago roads, asked the driver if they wanted to race, and then threw rocks at the vehicle and the driver after he refused their offer about 2:55 a.m. Aug. 3.
15The Oak Creek Fire Department and police responded to a house fire in the 10000 block of South Nicholson Road after a neighbor called 911 after seeing smoke coming from the residence at 7:26 p.m. July 30. The official cause of the fire was unknown at the time of the report, but an initial investigation concluded that the fire started due to clutter around the water heater. The residents were not home at the time of the fire; damage to the home was estimated at $75,000.
16A manager at KFC/A&W restaurant, 2040 W. Ryan Road, called to report that a woman who had been coming in with scams and getting free food was now in the lobby taking pictures of the business at 5:20 p.m. July 28. The woman, described as a white woman with short, black hair, allegedly came into the business multiple times making up stories and dropping the names of high-ranking CEOs to get free food. The manager wanted the woman to be ejected from the business. The woman left the area before officers arrived and was not found.
17Several callers reported two cows in the roadway in the 10500 block of South Howell Avenue at 5:20 p.m. Aug. 1. The responding officers spoke to the caretaker of the cows, who stated one of the calves was still missing. The officers assisted in finding the calf on the farmer's property, and it was herded back into a fenced-in area.
18A man and a woman were arrested for disorderly conduct after they got into a loud verbal fight and were physically fighting each other in the parking lot at Red Roof Inn, 6360 S. 13th St., at 6:35 a.m. Aug. 2. Police later found a glass and metal crack pipe, a vile with powdery residue and 23 lithium pills inside the woman's room, and she was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia, possessing prescription medication without a prescription and obstructing an officer.
19A 911 caller reported that someone tossed a black kitten out of a vehicle that was driving at Howell Avenue and Oak Leaf Drive about 7:55 a.m. Aug. 2. The caller stated the kitten was thrown out of a mid-1990s white GMC with tinted windows. The kitten was hit by a car and died.
20A woman was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia after canine officer Bronco found a digital scale with marijuana residue, three needles and three plastic bags containing heroin residue inside a large bag of Jays Bar-B-Q potato chips inside the car she was riding in during a traffic stop in the 6400 block of South 27th Street at 4:35 p.m. Aug. 3. In addition, the driver was cited for third-offense driving without a licence and for driving without insurance.
21A man and woman were cited for disorderly conduct after they got into a loud verbal argument during a child custody exchange in the parking lot at Farm & Fleet, 501 W. Rawson Ave., about 12:45 p.m. Aug. 4.
· A girl called police after she took pictures of herself and sent them to her boyfirend, who then forwarded the pictures to at least two other people. A detective is following up with possible child pornography charges.
· Oak Creek police responded to two domestic violence calls and assisted with 28 rescue calls and three fire calls between July 28 and Aug. 5.
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