Press Blotter

February 5-11, 2018


Quote of the Day:


Common sense is like deodorant.  The people who need it most never use it.


Case Number

Reported Date/Time

Case Comments



02/05/2018 9:09:00

Possible attempted fraud via Facebook. There is no victim in this case as the complainant did not divulge any personal information. No further action will be taken.



02/06/2018 15:34:00

Call for service on attempt to locate a suicidal subject. Suicidal subject was located by Police in the Town of Jackson parking garage. Subject was detained and transported to St. Johns Medical Center.



02/06/2018 15:55:00

Vehicle 1 collided with Vehicle 2 and failed to stop and exchange information. Driver of vehicle 2 provided Vehicle 1's license plate and driver of Vehicle 1 was found and cited. No follow-up needed. No injuries reported.



02/06/2018 16:54:00

Cold report of a collision hit and run, unsure where it happened, no leads. 



02/06/2018 18:10:00

Took report of lost wallet founder under suspicious circumstances with cash missing.



02/07/2018 11:41:00

Burned old K-9 program narcotics.



02/07/2018 13:25:00

Vehicle damage was observed. Owner was notified and reason for damage was unknown. Info only.



02/07/2018 23:09:00

A vehicle was stopped for several traffic violations. The driver of the vehicle was found to be impaired after poor performance on standardized field sobriety tests and was arrested for driving under the influence.



02/08/2018 11:04:00

Complaint of local store employees throwing sharp objects at a building, across a public alley, and from the public right of way within the sidewalk easement. Currently under investigation.



02/08/2018 16:20:00

Probation and Parole contacted law enforcement for a warrant arrest.  The suspect was contacted and arrested.



02/08/2018 18:21:00

Juvenile charged with possession of controlled substance



02/08/2018 23:15:00

Report of a male screaming and pounding on an unoccupied apartment door.  Male is highly intoxicated, does not live there and is uncooperative.  After investigation it is discovered that the male has an active warrant for his arrest.  Male arrested on warrant and cited for public intoxication.



02/09/2018 1:40:00

A vehicle was stopped for traffic violations. The driver of the vehicle was found to be impaired after poor performance on standardized field sobriety tests and was arrested for driving under the influence.



02/09/2018 8:53:00

Cold battery occurred at a business. Victim and suspect who were co-workers were both interviewed. After completing both interviews and reviewing the video evidence, the suspect was cited for battery and given a trespass notice of the business.



02/09/2018 10:55:00

Collision in gas station parking lot.



02/09/2018 15:02:00

Hit and run collision in apartment complex parking lot. Unknown suspect.



02/09/2018 19:05:00

Two juveniles ran away from Van Vleck House on foot.



02/09/2018 20:47:00

Collision. Driver at fault cited. 



02/10/2018 1:46:00

Man cited for hit and run of town property.



02/10/2018 5:45:00

Officers responded to cardiac arrest, began CPR, EMTs arrived and provided advanced medical care, patient transported to hospital.



02/10/2018 5:54:00

Call of a collision between a vehicle and town property. Vehicle was located on nearby at parking lot with damage that is consistent with damage to town property. Follow-up will be needed in an attempt to locate the R/O and security footage.



02/10/2018 15:19:00

Various construction tools taken from vehicle parked in public garage. Front door found opened. No damage seen around car doors. Lifted partial prints around vehicle. Security cameras located facing direction where vehicle was parked. Follow-up needed.



02/10/2018 20:58:00

Theft reported from a locked vehicle. Wallet, tools, and stereo system taken. Value over $1000.




02/11/2018 3:19:00

Officer's responded to reported male subject passed out and disoriented in a public place.  Subject was unable to care for himself and did not know where he was staying for the night.  Subject was arrested for Public Intoxication.



02/11/2018 10:04:00

Trailer hitch missing from rear of a vehicle. Victim suspects ex-boyfriend was involved. No witnesses on scene. Contacted ex-boyfriend who stated he had nothing to do with the missing item. Price value is $75.00.



02/11/2018 11:52:00

Citizen complaint of a someone smoking marijuana inside an apartment complex. Resident admitted having marijuana and a pipe which were voluntarily handed over to police. Resident was cited.



02/11/2018 16:28:00

Cash found and turned into the Department.

Total Records: 28




***JACKSON PD SAYS:  If you have any information related to any crime you see here (or any other), please contact the police department, or call CRIME STOPPERS at (307) 733-5148.  We rely heavily on you to direct our efforts.  You can remain anonymous.



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