Editor’s note: Taken from the Danville 911 records, the Police Blotter represents a history of the initial calls and the information used by the dispatcher to send officers to investigate complaints. It is not necessarily an indication of what the officer found upon arrival at the scene, or of how police may have dealt with the complaint.
12:16 a.m., there is an ongoing problem with neighbors arguing in the back parking lot on Citation Drive.
1:57 a.m., management at Walmart is requesting an officer clear the parking lot.
1:58 a.m., a male is outside on North Fourth Street causing a disturbance; male is now secure inside his apartment.
9:01 a.m., report that the lights are on inside of Dollar General Store on East Main Street, but the doors are still locked; the business is scheduled to open at 8 a.m.; assistance given and manager en route.
9:50 a.m., report of theft from a vehicle parked on East Main Street.
10:26 a.m., report that a bike has been found on Swope Drive.
1:08 p.m., caller is reporting that her 1988 Oldsmobile has been stolen.
2:42 p.m., staff member at Humane Society has found what appears to be an abandoned vagrant campsite; assistance given.
3:09 p.m., a male wearing shorts but no shirt has come into Christ the Head Missionary Church on East Main Street; caller believes he may be under the influence of intoxicant; officer advised that family members are taking the juvenile to the hospital in reference to possible drug activity.
3:17 p.m., caller from Earl Street residence is reporting money was stolen from the apartment.
3:32 p.m., two-vehicle accident on Count Fleet Circle.
3:37 p.m., adult male shoplifter who stole DVDs is acting nervous; arrest made.
4:47 p.m., a home health nurse is advising that a male at the residence is a sex offender and there are four female juveniles living there.
4:59 p.m., female shoplifter is in custody at Kroger.
5:28 p.m., shoplifting in progress at Kroger; citation issued.
5:33 p.m., possible drug activity in a residence where there are small children; officer cannot get anyone to answer the door; 5:50 p.m., residents has agreed to let the officer inside.
7:42 p.m., occupanst in a white car are throwing fireworks out of the window on Shakertown Road; unable to locate.
8:03 p.m., report that a burglary occurred within the last week at Smith Street residence.
8:47 p.m., a tree limb is on utility lines on Old Shakertown Road and there are smoke and flames visible; KU notified; sparking has subsided and there is no immediate threat; assistance given.
10:12 p.m., a 63-year-old male has stepped into a manhole on Michelle Court.
11:03 p.m., a female in a red hat smells heavily of alcohol at Walmart; assistance given.