Sunday, January 13, 2013
It happened in Oakland Township on Friday night.
Authorities say a 52-year-old Madison Heights man used a screwdriver to pry open the door of an Oakland Township home Friday night. Deputies from the Oakland County Sheriff's Office responded to the 1200 block of Eagles Nest, north of Buell Road and east of Rochester Road, at 10:46 p.m. Friday. Deputies had received a report of a "suspicious" vehicle parked in the area, according to a report. Upon arrival, deputies discovered a man walking in the area carrying a screwdriver in his pocket; he told deputies he used to live in a home on Partridge Court, which is near Eagles Nest, the report stated. "This address there was checked and the door to the attached garage was found open with pry marks," the report stated. "This is the residence of …
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The 28-year-old man was arrested and charged with operating while intoxicated and fleeing and eluding a police officer.
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- Jen Anesi
Thursday, October 11, 2012
A Troy Police officer on patrol just after 1 a.m. on Wednesday observed two vehicles quickly accelerate, squeal their tires and begin to drag race near Crooks Road and South Boulevard. According to a media release from the Troy Police Department, one of the drivers saw the officer's patrol vehicle and immediately slowed down. The other continued to travel at a high rate of speed before turning onto a residential street. The officer turned on his emergency lights and followed the speeding vehicle, which failed to pull over as it continued to drive through the residential neighborhood. The driver eventually stopped and parked in front of a home on another street. When the officer asked the driver, a 28-year-old Rochester Hills man, why he …
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Police charged a man with outstanding warrants, including felony child abuse, in the theft of an AK-47 and home invasion in Orion Township. The following information was supplied by the Oakland County Sheriff's Office's Orion Township substation.
A man was charged this week in the July 7 burglary and home invasion of Orion Township home in which an assualt rifle was taken. Only July 7, an Orion Township man reported a home invasion at his house in 600 the block of Fernhurst Court. he homeowner said an AK-47 assault rifle was missing, and he suspected the tenant renting his furnished basement was responsible for the burglary. Two days later, OCSO Orion Township substation detectives assigned to the case and began surveillance of the suspect, Edmund Joseph Proulx, a 29-year old man living in Dryden. Warrants were discovered for felony child abuse and two misdemeanor traffic violations agains Proulx. OCSO Orion Township detectives arrested him July 12, and Proulx confessed to …
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
A Rochester Hills man was struck by the car after he was walking intoxicated and ran into the roadway near the Walton-Brewster intersection Tuesday.
A 38-year-old Rochester Hills man was hit by a vehicle near the intersection of Walton and Brewster early Tuesday morning — a day after he was found walking on M-59 while intoxicated, police say. According to an Oakland County Sheriff's Office report, the man "ran into the roadway" near the Walton-Brewster intersection and was struck by a vehicle around 3:15 a.m. The driver of the vehicle reported the incident to sheriff's deputies, who learned that the man made his way to the Rochester Hills Fire Department to get treated for his injuries. Firefighters transported the man to Crittenton Hospital Medical Center. Later, the man was identified as the same person who was transported to Crittenton Hospital on Monday afternoon after he was found…
Friday, April 6, 2012
The following information was supplied by the Oakland County Sheriff's Office Substation in Rochester Hills. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
A Meijer store detective called in a license plate and vehicle description to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office when a DVD player was stolen from the store. OCSO deputies identified the car, followed it into the Walmart parking lot and made contact. The suspect, a 19-year-old Pontiac man, was asked where he was coming from and what he had in the car. The man said he was coming from Meijer, and he had a DVD player his mom had given to him two weeks ago. The serial number on the DVD player matched that of the empty box found in the bathroom of the Meijer, brought by the store detective who called in the initial report. The man was arrested for retail fraud in the third degree and released with a pending court date. Cars, homes and school…
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
The following information was supplied by the Rochester and Rochester Hills police departments. Where arrests or charges are mentioned it does not indicate conviction.
Following are highlights from recent police reports: An attempted home invasion was stopped early Monday morning when the victim yelled out after hearing glass breaking at the back door of a residence in the 300 block of Reitman Court. A witness saw two men in dark clothing flee the scene and get into a silver car, possibly a newer model Ford Taurus, driven by a third man at approximately 2:15 a.m. Monday. Oakland County Sheriff's Office deputies responded with a K-9 unit that tracked the suspects 300 feet to where the silver car was previously parked, confirming the getaway vehicle. An sheriff's office evidence technician discovered fingerprints and pry marks on the back door of the residence. The victim couldn't identify anything missing…
Monday, February 27, 2012
Two Rochester Hills men and the deputy were taken to local hospitals.
An Oakland County sheriff’s deputy responding early Sunday morning to a report of an out-of-control man was attacked when the deputy tried to calm down the 21-year-old from Rochester Hills. Oakland Township Substation deputies responded about 12:30 a.m. Sunday after a complaint that the Rochester Hills 21-year-old had broken a glass over the head of another Rochester Hills man, 22, at a residence in the 4600 block of Orion Road, according to an Oakland County Sheriff's Office report. The responding deputies found the 21-year-old man naked, and he appeared to be under the influence of a substance, said the report. When one of the deputies tried to calm the man down, according to the report, the 21-year-old man attacked the deputy with his …
Sunday, January 15, 2012
The following information was supplied by the Oakland County Sheriff's Office Rochester Hills Substation.
Here is a look at crime reported to the Oakland County Sheriff's Office Rochester Hills Substation over the past week. According to reports: On Wednesday around 7 a.m. deputies were dispatched to the 400 block of Lalonde Ct. for a reported larceny from vehicle. In the report, it was noted that a Garmin GPS was allegedly stolen from the woman’s Cadillac DTS. The woman told deputies that her vehicle was parked in her driveway, according to the report, and that she thought she had locked the vehicle but was not completely certain. Deputies reported no signs of forced entry. An employee at Creations Salon located at 2094 W. Auburn Rd. contacted the substation on Jan. 7 to notify deputies that her vehicle was broken into, according to a report…
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Here is a roundup of weekend news from the Rochester Police Department. Where there are charges or arrests, it does not indicate conviction.
A 20-year-old Clarkston woman who walked out into oncoming traffic at the intersection of Main and University streets in downtown Rochester early Friday morning was cited by Rochester Police officers for being intoxicated. According to a police report, vehicles had to stop quickly at 3:46 a.m. to avoid hitting the woman, who was issued violations for being a minor in possession and for giving a false name to police officers. She was held at the police station until she was sober enough to be released, according to the report. A 17-year-old Rochester Hills resident was stopped by Rochester Police officers at 4 a.m. Saturday for speeding and driving without headlights in the area of Main and Romeo streets. Police officers found suspected …
Wednesday, December 28, 2011
The attempted home invasion was one of two in Rochester Hills Tuesday night.
A person attempting to break into a home on Nesbit Lane in Rochester Hills late Tuesday night was scared off by the screams of a 14-year-old inside the home, according to an Oakland County Sheriff's Office report. The man had removed the screen door to the residence in an attempt to enter the house, the report said. When he tried to gain entry, the teenager screamed and scared the suspect off; an Oakland County Sheriff's Office K-9 unit tracked him for approximately 1.5 miles before ending the pursuit without an arrest. "Home invasions happen throughout the year," Lt. Steve Jacobs said. "We don't have a rash of them, but it's a crime of opportunity." There are currently no suspects, and the incident is still under investigation. Also on …