Officers responded to the Harbor View Bar
regarding a report of a brawl outside the facility. One man attempted to
hide in a vehicle while several others rapidly walked away from the
scene. Investigation ultimately revealed that two of the party had
fought with one another, causing minor injury to one person. Neither
wished to press charges.
Officers responded to a residence wherein a
landlord/mother was upset because a tenant had been playing with her
infant and she did not want him to do so. A loud argument ensued as a
result of the tenant's undesirable behavior. Officers determined that no
crime had occurred. The tenant elected to retire to his room.
Officer stopped a driver for speeding and after
detecting an odor of alcohol in the vehicle, asked the driver to submit
to field sobriety tests. The driver was not charged with any crime but
did elect to find alternative transport for the evening.
Vehicle owner asked an officer to remove from her
tailgate the drunken young man seated thereon. The man, who was indeed
intoxicated and also belligerent, refused to cooperate and suggested the
officer get help. He became quite compliant when the number of officers
rapidly doubled, and agreed to leave the area.
Liquor Law Violation
Officers advised an inebriated man who was
attempting to recite the alphabet without much success that he was not
allowed to enter or remain on any licensed establishment this night.
Officer advised a man that burning waste oil in a
barrel which was surrounded by other barrels of flammable liquids was
probably not a good idea. The man agreed with this assessment and
subsequently shut down the incineration operation.
Caller asked officers to take custody of a man who
had been drinking for several days and who the caller was tired of
watching. Officers found the drunk passed out on his bed, and later
determined his drinking was a violation of court orders.