Police Blotter 01.04.18

12/25/2017  -  Monday
10:42   Motor Veh. Slide-Off                   
Red Lodge / Fox Rd
Caller got his vehicle stuck in the snow / req tow truck.
12:12   Motor Veh. Slide-Off                   
Red Lodge area / HWY 308
Caller slid of next to the power plant / No injuries / no damage. No road blockage.  AAA unable to respond. Tow truck dispatched.
13:06   Fire- Structure
Bridger area
Report of a shop on fire. No other structures close. Some flames are visible. Bridger Fire responded / Road is drifted / Commissioner responding with a plow and sand. 
16:55   Assist Other Agency             
YC / Cottonwood Creek Rd
MHP reports a vehicle stuck in snow in Yellowstone County. Occupant complaining of hypothermia.  Checking if any CC resources are able to respond.
20:28   Animal- Lost/Found Pet                 
Lower Luther Rd
Caller has a red golden retriever. attempted to call # on tag / got disconnected. Has attempted txting. Vet tag from Alberta. Dog’s name is Nygel. Msg left with possible owner.
20:28   Threats / Harassment                   
Caller is receiving threatening phone calls / knows a possible suspect. Deputy advised.

12/26/2017  -  Tuesday
12:57 Auto Theft                                              
Edgar area
Caller reporting stolen vehicle. Deputy responded.
17:46  Motor Veh. Slide-Off                                             
Red Lodge Creek Rd
Caller slid off the road / no injuries.
18:09  Animal Complaint-Domestic                                        
Roberts area
A black dog came after caller growling when she pulled into her driveway with her kids.  Has happened before. 
19:20 Domestic Disturbance                                        
Rc’d call from a female advising she’s being held hostage. Officers responded.
20:5 Fire- Structure     
A lot of smoke reported coming from a building. Fromberg Fire/Deputy responded.

12/27/2017  -  Wednesday
04:22 Traffic Hazard                                              
Boyd Cooney Dam Rd
Caller is stuck in a snow bank in the middle of the road/ tow truck dispatched.
08:18  Theft                             
Red Lodge
Rc’d report of a stolen purse / RL officer responded.
08:56   Traffic Hazard                                              
Clear Creek Rd.
Caller is stuck on Clear Creek Road. A farmer with a tractor pulled her out.  Commissioner and deputy advised of the road condition.
11:12 Motor Vehicle Crash                                              
Red Lodge area / HWY 212
2 vehicle crash / unknown injuries.  RL Fire/EMS / deputies responded.
13:16 Citizen Assist                                              
Red Lodge
A dumpster has been parked on caller’s property for the past few days. RL officer responded.
15:16  Theft                             
Roberts area
A deputy rec’d a report of a theft on citizen’s property.
17:11 Suspicious Activity                                            
Red Lodge
Caller reports a worker will not give his credit card back.  RL officer responded.
17:20 Animal Complaint-Livestock                                       
Red Lodge area
Some cows have been getting into caller’s pasture and yard. Livestock owner and inspector notified.
17:25 Citizen Assist                                              
Red Lodge
Caller reports the ice skating rink lights were not on. RL City employee notified.
18:45 Traffic Hazard                                              
Roberts area / HWY 212
A live, injured deer is on the highway.  Deputy and MHP responded.
Trooper responded.
12/28/2017  -  Thursday
00:10 Disturbance                       
Red Lodge
Request for assistance in removing some guests that are fighting. RL officer responded.
04:24 Suspicious Activity                                       
Red Lodge
A Female is running around outside without any shoes on. RL officer responded.
06:15 Citizen Assist                                              
Caller rc’d SOS text message from his wife at 03:30 this morning. Bridger officer responded.
10:47 Animal Abuse/Neglect                                       
Joliet area
Deputy advised of a horse neglect case.
15:12 Citizen Assist                                              
Clear Creek off Two Mile - E Bench Rd
Caller req assistance in getting unstuck. Tow truck responded.
15:39 Threats / Harassment                                          
Joliet area
Caller req to speak with a deputy about receiving some threats and harassment. Deputy responded.
21:37 Motor Vehicle Crash                                              
Red Lodge area / HWY 78
Caller’s wife crashed and rolled her vehicle. RL Fire/EMS/Deputy / RL officer / MHP responded.

12/29/2017  -  Friday
08:14  Service Assist / Utilities                                       
Report of a strong natural gas odor on the street/ deputy responded / MDU responded.
09:13  Welfare Check                                               
Caller hasn’t been able to contact her friend since before October. Has attempted numerous times to call.  Dsp contacted friend / she is fine and will call caller.
13:10  Threats / Harassment                                          
Bridger area
Last night a male lit caller’s friend’s vehicle on fire, vandalized the residence and attempted to start it on fire/also made threats. Deputy advised.
19:26  Disturbance                       
Red Lodge
An intoxicated male is in the middle of the street / yelling / was almost hit by 4 cars / RL officer responded.
12/30/2017  -  Saturday
10:47 Motor Veh. Slide-Off                                             
Caller slid off the road by his house/ no damages/ no injuries/ it’s off the road and will be moved later today/ deputy advised.
16:31 Theft                             
Red Lodge area
Rental skis and poles stolen at RL Mountain. Deputy responded / items entered stolen.
17:01 Motor Veh. Slide-Off                                             
Joliet / HWY 212
Deputy reports a vehicle in the ditch / 4 occupant/ no injuries/ no damages / gave occupants a ride to Laurel.
17:05 Disturbance                       
Red Lodge area  
Report of a male mooning someone, not sure if he is intoxicated/deputies advised.
21:37 Disturbance                       
Red Lodge
RL officer out w / a male and female that appear to be fighting / she was just trying to talk him down from a fight with his brother.
12/31/2017  -  Sunday
07:28  Vandalism                         
Red Lodge
Caller reports a lock box has been destroyed.  RL Officer responded.
10:37 Suspicious Activity                                            
Red Lodge
There is a purse in caller’s car that isn’t hers, looks like someone was sleeping there as well - there is vomit on the floor.  RL officer responded.  
21:46 Citizen Assist                                              
Red Lodge
RL officer gave 2 intoxicated people a ride to their room.

21:56 Citizen Assist                                              
Red Lodge
RL officer gave 3 intoxicated people a ride to their room.
23:02 Citizen Assist                                              
Red Lodge
RL officer gave 2 intoxicated people a ride to their room.  


Upcoming Events

  • Monday, July 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Meets every Thursday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation, 122 S. Hauser. It is open to all. 425- 1755.
  • Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, July 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.
  • Monday, July 29, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.

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