A safe containing jewelry and other miscellaneous items was stolen from a residence in the 1000 block of Post Road sometime between 12:30 and 11:45 p.m. April 13. Forced entry had been gained through the back door of the residence.

A resident in the 4000 block of North 135th Street reported that a Dewalt air compressor and an Echo string trimmer may have been stolen from his unlocked garage sometime in the last month prior to 1:45 p.m. April 14.


A purse containing a debit card was stolen from an unlocked vehicle at Wisconsin Memorial Park, 13235 W. Capitol Drive, sometime between 1 and 4 p.m. April 9. The debit card was later used to make a fraudulent purchase in the city of Milwaukee in the amount of $306.

A 17-year-old boy and a 17-year-old girl were cited for retail theft at Zumiez, 95 N. Moorland Road, at 12:26 p.m. April 11. The suspects were also found to be in possession of stolen items from rue21 and the boy admitted to taking items from American Eagle.

An unlocked vehicle described as a white Ford Fusion with a license plate of 956-VAT was reported stolen from the Sheraton, 375 S. Moorland Road, sometime between 3 and 5 p.m. April 11.

A 16-year-old girl and an 18-year-old woman were cited for retail theft at Target, 12725 W. Bluemound Road, at 3:54 p.m. April 12.

Between 30 and 40 purses were stolen by three suspects from a business at 12575 W. Capitol Drive at approximately 8:19 p.m. April 12. The suspects left the scene in a vehicle described as a royal blue PT Cruiser.

Two 21-year-old women were taken into custody for retail theft after concealing a number of articles of children’s clothing in their purses at Burlington Coat Factory, 12575 W. Capitol Drive, at 7:42 p.m. April 13. One suspect was charged with one count of retail theft and one count of obstructing while the other was cited for retail theft.


A 25-year-old woman was taken into custody for OWI second offense at South Park Boulevard and Beechwood Avenue at 1:27 a.m. April 15.


A resident in the 4500 block of North 159th Street contacted police at 2:54 p.m. April 11 after becoming upset that a neighbor was trapping and killing rodents, including chipmunks and squirrels, in their yard. Police advised that they would not respond to rescue a currently entrapped squirrel but encouraged the resident to contact the Department of Natural Resources if she felt the neighbor was trapping animals illegally.



34 tubes of oil paint with an average value of $11.99 each were stolen from Hobby Lobby, 18200 W. Bluemound Road, at approximately 11:19 a.m. April 13 by a suspect described as a Hispanic man wearing a tan coat, faded jeans, grey athletic shoes and a striped Milwaukee Brewers knit winter hat.

Drug possession

A 38-year-old man was cited for possession of marijuana at Extended Stay America, 325 N. Brookfield Road, at 5:51 p.m. April 11.

An 18-year-old woman was cited for possession of marijuana after a traffic stop at East Moreland Boulevard and Parklawn Court at 8:45 a.m. April 12.

A 35-year-old woman was cited for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia at Motel Six, 20300 W. Bluemound Road, at 8:21 p.m. April 13.


Two vehicles parked at a residence in the 21400 block of Sierra Drive were keyed by an unknown suspect sometime before 4:16 p.m. April 14.



A wallet was stolen from a resident at Heritage Assisted Living & Memory Care Center, 800 Wall Street, sometime during the night of April 2 or before 2:26 p.m. April 3.

A vehicle with license plates reading 505-KVR was stolen from a residence in the 2000 block of Fairhaven Boulevard sometime between midnight and 7 a.m. April 6.


A subject of undisclosed age and gender was cited for OWI second offense after a traffic stop in the 13000 block of Watertown Plank Road at 9:34 p.m. April 3.


A resident in the 13000 block of West Bluemound Road was cited for dog at large and failing to register a dog with the village after their dog got loose and bit another resident in the leg causing bleeding at 2:53 p.m. April 14.

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