Weather Forecast


Police and Fire Report for May 4

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


3:37 a.m. Thursday, 200 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. A man was observed rummaging through a dumpster on Minnesota Avenue Northwest. The man was advised.

Property damage

2:17 a.m. Thursday, 100 block of Third Street Northwest. A tire was reported slashed in front of a bar.

Peace disturbances

1:45 a.m. Thursday, Irvine Avenue Northwest. Noise complaint. Two females were cited for minor consumption of alcohol.

10:06 p.m. Wednesday, 1600 block of America Avenue Northwest. Loud noise complaint. Renter were given a warning.

Disorderly conducts

8:11 p.m. Wednesday, Lake Boulevard Northeast. A 62-year-old intoxicated man who was reportedly yelling at pedestrians along a road was arrested for a warrant.

11:49 a.m. Wednesday, Bemidji Avenue North. Officers checked on an intoxicated person sleeping in a park.


8 p.m. Wednesday, Hard Times Saloon. A woman was cited for disorderly conduct after a fight occurred in the bar.

6:46 a.m. Wednesday, 600 block of Beltrami Avenue Northwest. Two men were cited for disorderly conduct.


6:59 p.m. Wednesday, 900 block of Lake Boulevard Northeast. A bicycle was stolen.


2:07 p.m. Wednesday, 200 block of 13th Street Northeast. A parked vehicle was found struck and damaged during the night.

Weapon offense

12:51 p.m. Wednesday, Walmart. An anonymous threat was left on the bathroom stall in a public bathroom.


8:59 a.m. Wednesday, Northwestern Minnesota Juvenile Center. Prescription drugs were reportedly brought into the center with the intention of being sold.

Sheriff's Report

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

Peace disturbance

11:59 p.m. Wednesday, Little Norway Avenue Southeast. Party complaint. A renter was advised to close his window or turn down the music.


4:58 p.m. Wednesday, Plantataion Road Southeast, Cass Lake. Leech Lake Tribal Police handled a call of a suspicious vehicle selling drugs.


11:32 a.m. Wednesday, Snowmass Drive Northwest. A caller was asking for credit card numbers.

Property damage

6:38 a.m. Wednesday, A mailbox was damaged.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

4:22 p.m. Tuesday, 15th Street Northwest and America Avenue Northwest. Personal-injury accident.

6:32 p.m. Tuesday, 300 block of Third Street Northwest. Public assist.

10:19 p.m. Tuesday, 2200 block of Bemidji Avenue Northeast. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources responded to a report of smoke being smelled.

10:16 a.m. Wednesday, 1200 block of America Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

11:42 a.m. Wednesday, 900 block of 21st Street Northwest. Medical call.

12:04 p.m. Wednesday, 600 block of 37th Street Northwest. Medical call.

12:25 p.m. Thursday, Middle School Drive. Medical call.