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MPD has another busy month

Friday, February 10, 2012

Officers with the Monett Police Department responded to 1,606 incidents, not including 911 calls, during the month of January, along with nine collisions involving 17 vehicles.

One injury wreck was documented, along with 16 vehicles damaged during January. Only one person was injured.

The 911 Communications Center answered a total of 304 "911" calls. Of those, 71 were hang-up calls and 83 were calls for police. A total of 15 calls were dispatched to the Pierce City Police Department, including seven requesting medical assistance and eight for police assistance.

The highest non-emergency call volumes included those for animal control, 102, medical assistance, 129, and police, 505.

Officers completed 139 offense reports for the month, 10 of which involved juveniles. Other reports included 100 arrest reports and 57 general purpose reports, four of which involved juveniles.

A total of 118 warnings were issued for January, including 110 moving traffic violations and 41 non-moving issues. A total of 61 ordinance violation notices were also issued.

Animal control reported a total number of 102 incidents for the month, which resulted in 16 dogs impounded, eight of which were subsequently taken to the Humane Society.

Special activities for the month included: racial profiling education and training; advanced crisis communications strategies for public safety; NIMS Public Information Systems training; Citizen Preparedness training; and on-the-job training.

The highest number of offenses included: eight calls for third degree domestic assault; three calls for assault; 19 nuisance calls; 20 stray animal reports; four misdemeanor stealing reports; 12 stealing reports; and 39 warrant arrests reports.

Detectives reported 91 criminal offenses under investigation, with a clearance rate of 66 percent. Currently, Detective Dave Haskins has 10 cases under investigation, Detective George Daoud has two cases and other drug-related investigations underway, and Detective Jeff Martinson is working eight open investigations.

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