Palm Desert Police Significant Incident Report for Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Calls for Service 178
02:36 AM - DUI Traffic Collision Arrest - Officers responded to the area of Highway 111 and Monterey Avenue in response to a traffic collision. During the investigation, the officer determined the driver to be driving under the influence and causing injury to her passenger. The driver was arrested for DUI/Traffic Collision. File #T180170007.
03:32 AM - Public Intoxication Arrest - Officers arrested a subject for public intoxication after he was contacted during a DUI Traffic Collision investigation (File #T180170007). File #T180170008.
02:43 PM - Embezzlement and Commercial Burglary Arrest - Palm Desert Special Enforcement Officers conducted up a follow-up investigation reference an embezzlement, which took place on 12/24/17 on El Paseo. During the investigation, Officers arrested a subject for the above listed charges. File #T173590055.
06:09 PM - Shoplifting Arrest - The Palm Desert K-9 Officer was dispatched to the Westfield Mall reference two male suspects exiting a store with numerous clothing items. Both male suspects fled on foot and entered a Sun Bus heading east on Highway 111. A Palm Desert Police Sergeant located the Sun Bus and stopped it at Highway 111 and Deep Canyon Road and arrested a subject for shoplifting. The stolen clothing was also recovered. File #T180170149.
06:50 PM - False Imprisonment Arrest – Business District Team Officers responded to the 44400 block of Town Center Way regarding a suspicious person. The suspect entered the business and told the manager not to call the police. The suspect entered the store office with the victim inside and began to barricade the door. An off-duty officer was able to enter the office and hold the suspect at gunpoint just prior to Officers arriving. The victim was freed from the office and the suspect was arrested for False Imprisonment and Committing a Felony while out on Bail. File #T180170157.