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Mar. 22, 10:00 a.m. — A caller reported a male wearing a grey sweatshirt looking into vehicles on 10th and California Avenue.

Mar. 22, 2:00 p.m. — An individual needed to speak to an officer in regards to a theft on Bull Lake Road.

Mar. 22, 4:15 p.m. — A caller reported a male hanging around their business acting strange with a knife on Mineral Avenue.

Mar. 22, 7:00 p.m. — Yaak Volunteer Fire Department responded to a report of a vehicle over the embankment on Yaak River Road MM 28.

Mar. 22, 10:30 p.m. — A caller reported an altercation between herself and her daughter on Pioneer Road.

Mar. 24, 10:15 a.m. — A caller advised that neighbors dogs are continuously running loose on Waterfront Road.

Mar. 24, 10:30 a.m. — A caller reported lending vehicle to friend and when they returned the vehicle it had been damaged and vandalized.

Mar. 24, Noon — Burlington Northern Police requested assistance with a vehicle stuck on the tracks near Kootenai Falls.

Mar. 24, 3:15 p.m. — A caller reported finding a suspicious baggy with a substance in it on Commerce Way.

Mar. 24, 9:45 p.m. — A caller reported a disturbance across from their residence on Dakota Ave.

Mar. 25, 7:30 p.m. — A caller reported sign at the fishing pond has been vandalized and glass broken around area.

Mar. 25, 9 p.m. — An individual flagged down officer in need of a tow on Highway 2 and Louisiana Avenue.

Mar. 26, 1:45 a.m. — Officer made contact with male individual who is intoxicated and locked out of residence on East Poplar and Utah Avenue.

Mar. 26, 10:30 a.m. — A caller advised there is a dog crate on the side of the road on Highway 2 MM 24.

Mar. 26, 12:15 p.m. — A caller reported someone slashed their tires last night on Shalom Drive.

Mar. 26, 3 p.m. — An individual reported being chased by a dog near his church.

Mar. 26, 4 p.m. — A caller reported female was in residence yesterday and stole items from her and she is back on the property trespassing on 5th Street Extension.

Mar. 27, 2:30 a.m. — Officer advised out with vehicle that has been parked at the train station for several hours with the headlights on.

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