WPD Crime Watch

Bike Theft (4-3-12)

A resident in the 1900 block of Atchison Avenue reported the theft of a bike from the basement.

Animal Cage Theft (4-3-12)

A resident in the 2000 block of Indianapolis Blvd reported the theft of an animal cage that she borrowed from the City when she adopted a dog.

AutoTheft (4-2-12)

Officers were detailed to BP gate 36 in reference to a possible auto theft.

Graffiti (4-2-12)

Lt. Tobias reported gang graffiti on the curve sign in the 1400 block of Ohio Avenue.

Copper Tubing Theft (4-2-12)

A resident in the 2000 block of Clark Street reported that persons unknown removed the copper tubing from his central air conditioner unit.

Arrest for FTA (4-2-12)

Detective Sgt Stelow arrested Denice Novak of 829 May Street, Hammond, IN, on a warrant out of Whiting City Court for FTA.

Garage Fire (4-1-12)

Whiting Police and Fire Departments were detailed to a garage fire in the 1700 block of 119th Street.

Hammond PD Requests Assistance (4-1-12)

Hammond PD requests assistance at the Casino/Marina garage level three to a report of a possible intoxicated female in a black coat.

Officer Reports Open Door (4-1-12)

Ofc Prevatte reported an open door in the 1500 block of John Street.

Bike Theft (3-31-12)

A resident in the 2300 block of Schrage Avenue reported that persons unknown took her daughters bike from off the porch area.

Attempted Break In (3-30-12)

A resident in the 1200 block of Euclid Avenue reported that a black male younger and thin build attempted to gain entry to her home.

Fire (3-29-12)

Whiting Police and Fire units were detailed to the area of Fred Street and White Oak Avenue to a report of a fence on fire.

Theft (3-29-12)

A resident in the 2400 block of Schrage Avenue reported that persons unknown made withdrawals from her Bank One account.

Copper Tubing Theft (3-29-12)

Detective Sgt Greer spoke with an employee from the St. Mary's Church who reported that persons unknown has stolen the copper tubing from the air conditioner units at the church.

Possible Break In (3-29-12)

Whiting PD was detailed to the 1300 block of 121st Street regarding a resident reported two males attempted to gain entry into her apartment thru a side door.

Theft of Checks (3-28-12)

A resident in the 1600 block of LaPorte Avenue reported the theft of 9 personal checks stolen from her mail box.

License Plate Sticker Theft (3-28-12)

A resident in the 2700 block of Schrage Avenue reported the theft of the license plate sticker from his license plate while his vehicle was parked in front of his home.

Vehicle Vandalism (3-28-12)

A resident in the 1200 block of 121st Street reported that persons unknown placed sugar in her gas tank.

Vehcile Vandalism (3-27-12)

While on a similar call, Capt McNinch was approach by a resident also in the 1500 block of Fischrupp Avenue who reported that persons unknown entered his 96 Dodge Magnum and took his tool box and some misc tools.

Vehicle Vandalism (3-27-12)

A resident in the 1500 block of Fischrupp Avenue reported that persons unknown through a rock through the window of her 99 GMC while it was parked in front of her residence.

Arrest (3-26-12)

Detective Sgt Greer arrested in the 1500 block alley of 119th Street, Eriberto Jimenez of 1706 Center Street, Whiting, IN,

Shoplifter (3-26-12)

Walgreens called the Whiting Police Department to report that they are holding a shoplifter.

Hammond PD Requests Assistance (3-25-12)

Hammond PD requests assistance in locating a female walking South on Indianapolis Blvd. with an 8 month old baby and the female was in pajama bottoms and no jacket.

Vehicle Vandalism (3-25-12)

A resident in the 1600 block of LaPorte Avenue to a report that persons unknown ransacked her unlocked 2003 Mitsubishi sometime during the night.

Vandalism (3-25-12)

A resident in the 1500 block of John Street reported that persons unknown egged her house and her car.