Vilas County Sheriff

Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week reported at least nine 911 hang-ups, nine car vs. deer accidents, one vehicle accident with property damage, four requests to assist another agency, four burglar alarms, three ambulance requests, five animal problems, five attempts to locate, seven requests to assist citizens, two requests to deliver a message, one disturbance, five drug problems, one vehicle fire, two harassment complaints, three reports of hazardous materials spill, one intoxicated person, five juvenile problems, two Lifeline alarms, one vacation check, two requests for officer assistance, one sexual assault, one request to remove a subject, two suicide attempts, seven reports of suspicious circumstances, one theft, one medications theft, four reports of hazardous conditions, 10 traffic violations, one trespassing offense and nine welfare checks.

There were at least 59 informational or procedural entries.

In the past week, at least 28 people were booked at Vilas County Jail, including  two to hold on warrant for another agency, one for second-offense operating without valid license, one for operating after revocation, one for knowingly fleeing an officer, one for first-offense operating while intoxicated (OWI), one for third-offense OWI, two for damage to property, two for operating without owner’s consent, one for resisting or obstructing an officer, two for felony bail jumping, one for disorderly conduct, one for child neglect, one for possession of methamphetamine, two for possession of marijuana, three for possession of drug paraphernalia, one for domestic violence and five for probation violation.



Eagle River Police

Among the calls received by Vilas County dispatchers were 29 calls for the Eagle River Police Department. These in­cluded one ambulance request, two requests to assist citizens, one criminal mischief offense, one communications offense, one possession of marijuana offense, one driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol offense, two false alarms, one counterfeiting offense, two failure to appear offenses, four probation violations, one report of suspicious circumstances, two traffic accidents with property damage, two threats complaints, one traffic of­fense, two thefts, one automobile theft, one utility problem and two welfare checks. Four persons were taken into custody and booked into Vilas County Jail.