If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the Sartell Police Department at 320-251-8186 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301, or access its tip site at tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime.
6 p.m. Pinecone Road N./Central Park Boulevard. Traffic stop. An officer on patrol observed a vehicle drive around barricades. The officer made contact with the driver, discussed the infraction and cited the driver for traveling around a clearly marked roadway barricade.
12:20 p.m. Pinecone Road S.. Citizen contact. School staff requested officers check in with a few students who had not been attending distance learning courses, which raised some concerns.
5 p.m. Del-Tone Range. Training. Officers completed low-light and cold-weather firearms training.
11 p.m. CR 120. Assist agency. An officer assisted St. Cloud police in an attempt to locate an individual who fled on foot. A Sartell officer checked the area but was unable to locate the individual. No further action could be taken.
11:45 a.m. Juvenile problem. A complainant called in multiple times requesting to speak to an officer after they found out their daughter was hiding cell phones again. An officer met with the complainant and advised police cannot physically remove property (like phones) from them. The officer discussed options and attempted to mediate, but it was not well received. No further action could be taken being no illegal activity had occurred.
11:30 a.m. Vermont Drive. Violation of Order for Protection. A complainant called in stating their ex-significant other contacted them, which violated the order for protection they have in place. An officer met with the victim, took statements and photos. The officer also attempted contacting the suspect, but there was not answer. The information was entered into the system, and the victim was told to call back if further contact occurred.
9:30 p.m. Welfare. A complainant called in stating they believed their friend planned to harm themself after making suicidal comments. Officers went to the address to make contact with the individual. The individual stated they were OK, did not need medical attention, and did not feel like hurting themself. No further action was needed.