Weather Forecast


Police and fire report for April 25

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
Bemidji, 56619
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


2:08 a.m. Tuesday, 1800 block of Birchmont Drive Northeast. After responding to a report of property damage, officers found a ping pong table with the screws removed and missing from a section of the table.


10:51 p.m. Monday, Bemidji State University's Bridgman Hall. A bicycle was stolen.

Disorderly conduct

1:52 p.m. Monday, Best Western Motel. A homeless man was removed and informed not to return.

Property damages

12:04 p.m. Monday, 1000 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Tires were slashed.

9:37 a.m. Monday, 300 block of Fourth Street Northwest. Posters were glued to the doors of buildings, causing damage to the paint.

Ordinance violation

10:27 a.m. Monday, 1000 block of Second Street Southeast. A caller reported a neighbor was blowing leaves onto her property.

Sheriff's Report

The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls:

Weapon offense

7:37 p.m. Monday, North Plantagenet Road Southwest. A homeowner shot and killed a beaver without a permit. This case has been forwarded to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.


2:41 p.m. Monday, Great Divide Road Northwest, Puposky. Theft from a detached garage.


9:51 a.m. Monday, Cenex South. Gas drive-off.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

8:34 a.m. Sunday, 400 block of Beltrami Avenue Northwest. Cooking grease spill; contained with sand.

5:22 p.m. Sunday, Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex, Bemidji State University. Person stuck in elevator.

6:32 p.m. Sunday, 200 block of 14th Street Northwest. Medical call.

1:23 p.m. Monday, Roosevelt Road. Grass fire.

4:06 a.m. Tuesday, Irvine Access Loop Southwest. Alarm.

8:40 a.m. Tuesday, 700 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Smoke alarm.