Sgt. Tony Zblewski (left) with Det. Dana Williams and Assistant Chief Tom Zenner help retire the first flag that flew over the new location of the Stevens Point Police Dept. in January. (Metro Wire photo)

Police & Sheriff Calls, March 5-7

March 5

Drug Stop: Police stopped two teens, a 17-year-old boy and 18-year-old woman, near Oak and Division streets at 1:06 AM. The male driver was cited for operating without a license, and police investigated the two for drug involvement.

Violent Kid: Police were called to a school on Polk St. at 8:58 AM after a caller there reported a 15-year-old boy was causing a disturbance. The child was cited.

Emergency Hold: Police were forced to handcuff a 15-year-old boy from a home of the west side of Stevens Point so they could safely transport him to juvenile detention at 9:03 AM.

Failure to Yield: A 25-year-old woman was cited for failure to yield right-of-way from a stop sign after a two-vehicle crash near Michigan Ave. and Heffron St. at 1:24 PM.

March 6

Wrong-Way Driver: A 26-year-old female driver received a verbal warning by a Portage Co. deputy after driving the wrong way down Church St. at 2:17 AM.

Change the Battery, Bro: A 42-year-old man called police to report a smoke alarm was going off on the 1000 block of Park St. at 4:23 AM. After a quick investigation, police advised the caller to change the battery inside the device.

Bad Driver: Police cited a 56-year-old man for operating while revoked, operating after suspension and operating without insurance after causing a vehicle crash near Division and Wisconsin streets at 8:50 AM.

Warrant: Police arrested a 38-year-old man from the 1000 block of Maple Bluff Rd. on an outstanding warrant at 4:06 PM.

Landlord/Tenant Dispute: A 42-year-old woman called police to report she’d received threatening text messages from her 33-year-old male landlord on the 100 block of Division St. at 6:24 PM.

March 7

Late-night Concerns About An Ex: A 29-year-old man called police at 1:40 AM to report concerns about his wife’s child, who was staying with her ex-husband that night.