Recent activity by law enforcement agencies in Northeast Michigan. This has been only lightly edited.


For the period of April 4 to 9

Deputies made 31 traffic stops, issuing 25 warnings and 6 citations. They conducted 52 house checks, transported 5 inmates, and responded to 43 complaints. Average response time for the week was 10 minutes.

April 4

Two car/deer

Ambulance assist

Reckless 4-wheeler complaint

Motorist assist – flat tire

Drunk & Disorderly complaint

April 5

Garbage dumping complaint

Arrested 1 male out of Millersburg for an outstanding warrant

Responded to a complaint of a suspicious bottle of blue liquid on Long Lake Hwy.; nothing suspicious, bottle destroyed.

Ambulance assist

Removed road hazard

April 6

Dog at large; returned to owner

Four car/deer

Harassment complaint

Ambulance assist

April 7

Complaint of illegal ORV traffic

Four car/deer

Harassment complaint

April 8

Larceny in Onaway city

Ambulance assist

Found wallet returned to owner

April 9

Reckless driving complaint at 23 and 65.

Ambulance assist


For the week of April 1 to 7

101 complaints were handled resulting in the following:

Car/Deer: 7

Traffic/Traffic Stop: 24

Mental: 1

Animal Neglect: 1

Medical: 24

Warrant Arrest: 5

Criminal Sexual Conduct: 1

Assist: 8

Animal/Dog: 3

Miscellaneous: 4

Well Being Check: 3

Suspicious Event: 3

Malicious Destruction of Property: 1

Drug Disposal: 1

Unwanted Subject: 1

Drive While License Suspended: 1

Probation/Court Violation: 2

Harassment: 2

Fire: 1

Larceny: 2

Civil: 3

Alarm: 1

Runaway: 1

Child Neglect: 1


The Michigan State Police-Alpena Post handled 91 calls for service from 4/1/19 through 4/7/19. Of the 91 calls for service, troopers made the following arrests:

∫ 1 person for Operating While Intoxicated

∫ 1 person for Registration Violation

∫ 8 people for No Securities (No Insurance)

∫ 4 people for Driving While License Suspended

Troopers handled 17 traffic crashes. Additionally, troopers arrested 5 fugitives, satisfying 5 outstanding warrants.