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MPD officers respond to 107 incidents

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Officers with the Monett Police Department responded to 107 criminal incidents for the month of July, along with six collisions involving 12 vehicles.

Three injury wrecks were documented, along with 11 vehicles damaged during July. A total of three persons were injured.

The 911 Communications Center answered a total of 338 "911" calls. Of those, 57 were hang-up calls and 106 were calls for police. A total of 15 calls were dispatched for Pierce City, including five medical assistance calls and 10 calls for police officers.

The highest non-emergency call volumes included those for animal control, 134, medical assistance, 123, and police, 764.

Officers completed 136 reports for the month, six of which involved juveniles. Other reports included 69 arrest reports and 57 general purpose reports, three of which involved juveniles.

Detectives were assigned 14 investigations.

A total of 305 warnings were issued for July, including 71 moving traffic violations and 40 non-moving issues. A total of 57 ordinance violation notices were also issued.

Animal control reported a total number of 134 incidents for the month, which resulted in 25 dogs impounded, 19 of which were subsequently taken to the Humane Society. A total of 28 general purpose reports were also noted.

Presentations to the public included McGruff the crime Dog appearing at Camp Barnabas.

School Resource Officer Jerrod Jarvis also started to prepare the Gang Resistance Education and Training (G.R.E.A.T.) curriculum and ordering supplies for the 2011-12 school year.

Officers Jerry Harrison, Dennis Camp and Don Massengill attended the Law Enforcement Traffic Safety Advisory Council annual training conference.



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