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  Date Case # Offense Summary
01/12/2018 18-P-0020

Possession of Narcotics

An officer observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed in the 6500 block of Buffalo Speedway.  The officer initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle and upon making contact with the driver and 2 other passengers in the vehicle, the officer smelled an odor of Marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. A search was conducted on the vehicle and the subjects which a bag of Marijuana was located on one of the passengers.  It was determined that the passenger qualified for the Misdemeanor Marijuana Diversion Program which he agreed to participate in.  The Marijuana was seized for destruction purposes.
01/12/2018 18-P-0021 Identity Theft

At 4:12 pm, officers were dispatched to the West U PD Lobby in reference to a case of Identity Theft that already occurred.

01/12/2018 18-P-0022
 
Possession of Narcotics
An officer observed a vehicle in the 4000 block of Riley with a defective tail light. A stop was conducted in the 3900 block of Marquette, where contact with the driver was made. During the course of contact, the officer was able to detect an odor of marijuana emanating from within the vehicle. A vehicle search was conducted and marijuana and drug paraphernalia were found. The officer seized the contraband and later transported it to the police station for destruction purposes. The driver was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia and was released from the scene.   
01/13/2018 18-P-0023 Traffic Violations

An officer observed a vehicle with possible signs of impaired driving and two separate traffic violations. A traffic stop was conducted in the 3700 block of University where the officer observed several indicators the driver was to some degree, under the influence of an unknown substance. The driver Schwall, Daniel Eric (DOB: 06/24/1992) was ultimately taken into custody for the observed traffic violations and his vehicle was towed. Additional details about the suspect’s criminal history can be obtained for free via Harris County District Clerk public web site: http://www.hcdistrictclerk.com/Common/Default.aspx

File Date               Court     Offense

 

8/12/2017             176         AGG ROBBERY-DEADLY WPN (F)

3/14/2011             338         POSS CS PG 3 <28 GRAMS (M)

01/13/2018 18-P-0024 Minor Accident / FSGI

At 11:13 am, an officer was dispatched to the West U PD Lobby in reference to a failure to stop and give information minor accident that already occurred.  

01/13/2018 18-P-0025 Driving while license invalid An officer observed a vehicle traveling westbound in the 3100 block of University with expired registration. A traffic stop was initiated and the vehicle came to a stop and upon further investigation, the driver was arrested for Driving while License Invalid. 
01/13/2018 18-P-0026
  
Identity Theft
 

An officer was dispatched to the West U PD Lobby in regards to Fraudulent Use/Possession of Identifying Information that already occurred.

01/14/2018 18-P-0027 Driving while intoxicated

Officers were dispatched to the scene of a single car accident in 5600 block of Weslayan. Both the driver and passenger were free of any significant injury. The driver of the vehicle was found to be under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested for the suspicion of Driving While Intoxicated. 

01/15/2018 18-P-0029 Possession of Narcotics

At 1:49 pm, an officer observed a vehicle traveling westbound in the 4200 block of Bissonnet with an expired motor vehicle registration certificate.  A traffic stop was conducted and after further investigation the driver Borchardt, Blaine Morgan (DOB: 09/22/1998) was arrest for felony possession of marijuana. Additional details about the suspect’s criminal history can be obtained for free via Harris County District Clerk public web site: http://www.hcdistrictclerk.com/Common/Default.aspx

File Date               Court     Offense

1/15/2018             180         POSS MARIJ 4 OZ. - 5 LBS. (F)

10/13/2017           180         POSS MARIJ 4 OZ. - 5 LBS. (F)

01/16/2018

    No crimes reported
01/17/2018   Out of State Fugitive Warrant

Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 6800 Block of Buffalo Speedway. Upon further investigation the driver John, Michael (DOB: 11/23/1989) was found to have an out of state felony warrant. The driver was arrested and transported to Harris County for extradition. Additional details about the suspect’s criminal history can be obtained for free via Harris County District Clerk public web site: http://www.hcdistrictclerk.com/Common/Default.aspx

File Date         Court  Offense

1/17/2018        10        OUT OF STATE - FUGITIVE (M)

2/26/2016        179      THEFT <$2,500 2 / MORE PREV CONVS (F)

2/25/2016        9          DISPLAY FICTITIOUS LICENSE PLATE (M)

3/11/2015        178      THEFT UNDER $1500 - 3RD OFF. (F)

2/4/2015          3          PROSTITUTION - PUBLIC OFFER (M)

6/8/2014          230      THEFT $1500-20K (F)

6/5/2014          230      THEFT $1500-20K (F)

5/12/2014        184      THEFT UNDER $1500 - 3RD OFF. (F)

01/18/2018  18-P-0031 Identity Theft

An officer was dispatched to the West U PD Lobby in reference to an incident of identity theft that already occurred.

01/18/2018 18-P-0032 Theft An Officer was dispatched to the 3200 block of Tangley in reference to an unknown person(s) removing plumbing fixtures without the owner’s consent. A Theft report was generated.
01/18/2018

18-P-0033

Possession of Narcotics

An officer observed a vehicle in the 6300 block of Buffalo Speedway with expired registration. During the course of the contact, the officer was able to detect an odor of marijuana emanating from within the vehicle. A vehicle search was conducted and marijuana was found. The driver was given the opportunity to participate in a Harris County drug program, which the driver agreed to participate in. The driver was provided the necessary information and was released from the scene.   
01/19/2018    

No crimes reported  

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