Police Report: April 1

April 1, 2014

City of Brookfield


1A resident in the 2300 block of Indian Trail told police about 4 p.m. April 24 her wedding ring from a previous marriage was taken from her house sometime this month. She said it was worth about $15,000.


2Two males took Playstation controllers from Gamestop, 17000 W. Bluemound Road, about 1:30 p.m. March 24. One of them asked the clerk to get something for him, while the other ran behind the counter to get the controllers. Both ran from the store.

3Two men were cited for retail theft at a store at 2315 N. 124th St. about 8:40 p.m. March 25. They tried to walk out with bottles of alcohol, then started to throw items at employees after some of the bottles broke.

4A Milwaukee man took two watches valued at $143 from Boston Store, 15875 W. Bluemound Road, about 11:30 a.m. March 26. The case was referred to the Waukesha County District Attorney's Office for possible charges.

5A revolver was taken from the center console of a car parked in a driveway in the 14200 block of Forest View Lane in the three weeks before the owner called police at 8:24 a.m. March 27. There were no signs of forced entry. The owner said there were times the car had been unlocked.

6A Hartland man said someone took his iPod out of his unlocked car while he was parked at Culver's, 3705 N. 124th St., between 5 and 10 p.m. March 27.

7A man and woman with a child reportedly took $13 worth of merchandise from O'Reilly Auto Parts, 3855 N. 124th St., about 9 a.m. March 29.


8A Waukesha man was arrested for driving while intoxicated in the 19200 block of Lothmoor Drive about 9:30 p.m. March 24.


9Two boys were reported running on the roof at Brookfield Central High School, 16900 Gebhardt Road, about 9 p.m. March 24. Police could not find them.

10A School Board candidate said her signs had been taken twice, March 24 and 25, from a property near Brookfield Road and North Avenue where she had permission to put them. Police advised the signs had been placed too close to the road under city ordinance.

11An employee of a business on Intertech Drive told police about 10:20 a.m. March 25 that a UPS package had been tampered with. Engine parts were missing from the package and had been replaced with bottles of hydrocodone, he said. The package appeared to have been opened and resealed.

12A teenage boy broke his bedroom door in the 2500 block of Wynfield Lane about 9 p.m. March 26 because he was angry about doing his homework. Police told the boy that if they were called again because of his behavior, further action would be taken.

13A woman in the 17500 block of West Bluemound Road called police for help after she locked her keys in her car with a child still inside about 12:20 p.m. March 28.

14A Michigan man was arrested for disorderly conduct after being reported for using the hot tub naked at Brookfield Suites Hotel, 1200 S. Moorland Road, about 10:20 p.m. March 28.

15An employee at Starbucks, 15455 W. Bluemound Road, told police about 7 p.m. March 30 that customers suspected a man in the store of masturbating there in the past. The caller was told to call back if the man returned.

· A resident reported at 9:30 p.m. March 30 that his 13-year-old daughter has been having explicit sexual conversations with an unidentified male over Skype since November. He just wanted police to be aware of it.

Town of Brookfield


16A Waukesha man was cited at 12:30 p.m. March 11 for taking scrap metal from his employer, Recycle Technologies, 1480 Springdale Road, and turning it in for money at Waukesha Iron. He reportedly made 16 trips in 2013 to receive a total of $3,465 in cash. He admitted to taking the materials and said he needed the money.

17A Greenfield man is suspected of trying to take a computer and two bags of soil from Sam's Club, 600 N. Springdale Road, about 3:15 p.m. March 21. An employee at the store had asked him for his receipt and blocked him from leaving with the items, so he abandoned the cart and ran. The store said the same person previously had taken the same items successfully. Police are investigating.


18A Waukesha man was arrested for drunken driving in the 2300 block of East Moreland Boulevard about 2:20 a.m. March 27, after an officer saw him drive over a curb onto a median. His blood-alcohol content was 0.16. He was also cited for possessing marijuana.


19A 20-year-old Waukesha man was cited for underage possession of alcohol at Moreland Boulevard and Longview Drive about 6:30 p.m. March 29. He was a passenger in a car pulled over for a lane deviation and had an open alcoholic beverage in a backpack, which spilled on the police officer who found it.

Village of Elm Grove


20A woman who used her sister's identity to avoid arrest for driving with a suspended license in December was arrested for obstructing an officer about 8:45 p.m. March 27 at the Elm Grove Police Department, 13600 Juneau Blvd. She had been pulled over Dec. 18 for an illegal U-turn and said she used her sister's name because she didn't want to be arrested with her son in the car. Police realized her lie when her sister called to dispute the ticket.

21A driver looking at her phone near Watertown Plank and Elm Grove roads was given a verbal warning about 11:50 a.m. March 28. An officer pulled her over, suspecting her of texting. She said she was not texting, but reading something on her phone about medication because she felt sick.

22Police were called about three people from the Philippines who were in town for a company training because they were taking photos of a mailbox in the 13300 block of Juneau Boulevard about noon March 30. They said they were sightseeing and taking pictures of themselves with random things.

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