Police Calls: Bears entering house turn out to be dogs
Tuesday, March 23
8:57 a.m. A caller said their phone would not hang up.
10:09 a.m. Someone had personal belongings left in a house that was now being sold on Spokane Avenue.
1:12 p.m. A caller said there was an ongoing issue with dogs running around the neighborhood in River Lakes.
4:33 p.m. Someone accidentally dialed 911 while trying to make a deposit.
6:08 p.m. Someone was upset about nearly being hit in a crosswalk, then threw a skateboard at a building on Highway 93.
6:13 p.m. A child was Facetiming their grandmother and accidentally hit the emergency button on a cell phone.
6:27 p.m. A caller was upset about people blocking their driveway on Wisconsin Avenue.
7:32 p.m. Someone had a pistol that slid down their pant leg onto the floor at an establishment on Baker Avenue.
11:38 p.m. Someone had been asleep in their truck for a few hours on Baker Avenue.
Wednesday, March 24
7:00 a.m. Someone accidentally called 911 in their sleep on Lupfer Avenue.
5:17 p.m. A caller said they gave personal information out that allowed a scammer to access their accounts.
5:23 p.m. An upset toddler got a hold of a phone accidentally calling police.
7:07 p.m. There was an accident between The SNOW Bus and a small car on a blind corner on Big Mountain Road.
10:13 p.m. A truck hit several parked vehicles and was trying to leave the scene on Mill Avenue.
Thursday, March 25
8:09 a.m. An iPhone was accidentally activated to call 911 in the car cup holder.
8:21 a.m. Someone said they “fell asleep” while driving home the night before and the car was towed off Voerman Road.
8:48 a.m. A bike was in the way of the garbage being picked up on Colorado Avenue.
3:53 p.m. A caller was worried about a friend who was supposed to meet them on Big Mountain but didn’t show up.
3:56 p.m. A man from Oregon was walking around a pool deck off Highway 93 with nothing but a towel on.
5:50 p.m. Someone rear ended a Honda Pilot and then took off on Montana 40.
6:06 p.m. A caller said he saw bears enter a house on Texas Avenue and get shut in, but it was actually just dogs.
Friday, March 26
4:26 a.m. A caller said someone was shrieking like they were dying on the golf course.
12:12 p.m. An orange truck was abandoned in a parking lot off Baker Avenue.
5:01 p.m. A toddler was accidentally locked in a vehicle near the hospital.
Saturday, March 27
1:05 a.m. A caller said a police car rolled through a stop sign near Highway 93.
1:53 a.m. A caller said someone rolled their truck and then tried to drive away off Highway 93.
10:43 a.m. Someone said they lost their wallet at the skate park.
3:45 p.m. A caller said someone took their car’s title and cash from their unlocked car on First Street.
6:28 p.m. A golden doodle dog named Teddy was found on Highway 93.
7:32 p.m. Someone was concerned about a teenager riding a dirtbike on Karrow Avenue.
9:41 p.m. A caller thought someone might be vandalizing a church near Lamb Lane.
Sunday, March 28
2:53 a.m. A caller was concerned about someone laying in the walking path near Seventh Street.
8:57 a.m. Someone was concerned about trash left out of a locked dumpster and would like “irresponsible garbage dumpers” counseled on proper disposal.
Noon Someone was calling to report a patron not wearing a mask in a store off Highway 93.
1:10 p.m. A caller said their neighbor threatened to kill them after throwing sticks into the neighbor’s yard near Baker Avenue.
10:51 p.m. Someone was removed after becoming aggressive with another customer in a bar on Central Avenue.
Monday, March 29
10:29 a.m. Someone lost their hearing aids near a store on Highway 93.
11:10 a.m. A young person was yelling at cars on Second Street.
11:31 a.m. A caller complained about a very long train on the tracks near State Park Road.
2:39 p.m. Someone chased off a person going through a dumpster on O’Brien Avenue.
3:07 p.m. A caller said the window on their car was smashed probably by a mirror on a truck.
3:31 p.m. A kid’s bike was stolen out of a yard on Columbia Avenue.
6:49 p.m. A caller said they rented a vehicle out and it wasn’t returned on Seventh Street.
9:37 p.m. A caller said they were almost hit by a vehicle and then cursed at by the driver on Baker Avenue.
Tuesday, March 30
12:44 p.m. A caller said a construction company was blocking the sidewalk with building materials on Whitefish Avenue.
3:09 p.m. Someone lost their car keys in the parking lot near a bar on Central Avenue.
4:57 p.m. A caller said they felt threatened after someone wrote in the dust-dirt on their car while parked off Highway 93.
Wednesday, March 31
12:25 a.m. A caller said they were upset their phone wasn’t working and wanted an officer to check the phone lines near Baker Avenue.
12:53 p.m. Someone accidentally called 911 while putting their kid in the car.
4:37 p.m. A caller said a teenager was causing trouble at the skate park and pushing people.