Thursday, May 23, 2024

Law Roundup

The Daily Inter Lake's Law Roundup provides daily updates on crime and public disturbance news happening around town. Browse the latest stories below.

Updated 2 years, 3 months ago

Kalispell man surrenders following SWAT response

Kalispell man surrenders following SWAT response

Updated 11 hours, 33 minutes ago
Law roundup: Animals, and humans, behaving badly

A woman in Columbia Falls may have watched one too many movies and TV shows when she called the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office allegedly expecting first responders to help her with a cat in a tree.

Updated 1 day, 11 hours ago
Law roundup: Man suspicious of what cat dragged in

A neighbor allegedly experiencing “some trouble” told the Kalispell Police Department high school kids who were “dressed funny” went onto their property either looking for or trying to catch a cat, left and later r…

Updated 2 days, 11 hours ago
Law roundup: Strangers collecting around house concerns woman

A woman was concerned about stalking after someone allegedly tried to open her door and noticed a man sitting in a vehicle parked outside. She said she felt there had been an increase in strange people around her h…

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Law roundup: Children find replica revolver in playground

A school administrator in Kalispell reportedly called the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office after children reportedly found a revolver lying on the ground in the playground. Deputies determined ...

Updated 6 days, 11 hours ago
Law roundup: Concerned caller misses the mark

Seeing a man practicing archery near several soccer fields where children were playing, a passerby alerted the Kalispell Police Department. Although the archery practice didn’t seem unsafe per se, the passerby felt…

Updated 1 week ago
Law roundup: Parental advisory required for campground singer

Columbia Falls Police Department called back a phone number tied to a 911 hangup and dispatch heard a child screaming, “I don’t want to go to jail.” The ...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Law roundup: Woman suspicious of staring man

A bearded man with a ponytail spooked a woman in a parking lot one morning when she spotted him standing by the door she walked out of to get to the parking lot. She reportedly told the Kalispell Police Department …

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Law roundup: Garbage strikes woman’s windshield

A man in a gray car parked next to a woman’s vehicle threw something that landed on her windshield and drove away. She called the Kalispell Police Department because she reportedly wanted to make sure “the substanc…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Law roundup: Employee aggravated over ‘crack house’

A maintenance employee called the Kalispell Police Department to move along a man allegedly carrying a black garbage bag and looking into car windows in a parking lot while waiting for a lady who walked to the “cra…

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Law roundup: Good Samaritan turns in money left at ATM

A Good Samaritan calling the Kalispell Police Department from Lakeside wanted officers to know he reportedly turned in $200 left at an ATM, to the bank.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Law roundup: Praying man makes passerby suspicious

Overhearing a person they assumed was homeless praying for a missing girl from Pablo, a passerby surreptitiously recorded him and alerted the Kalispell Police Department.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Law roundup: Construction crews find leftover pizza

A pizza party was reportedly held on a second-floor balcony of an apartment building under construction when crews found food, blankets and garbage.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Law roundup: Not without his guns

After children were safely evacuated, a man allegedly refused to leave a room full of smoke until he rescued his guns.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Law roundup: Student driver gets front seat to road rage lesson

A student driver got a first-hand lesson in road rage when an intolerant man driving a dark gray F-150 allegedly honked repeatedly and yelled at them while they cautiously turned.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Law roundup: Scream loudly and carry a big stick

Flathead County Sheriff’s Office alleging their daughter was outside screaming and trying to break thier window with a very large stick.