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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 ago

Kalispell man surrenders following SWAT response

Kalispell man surrenders following SWAT response

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Law roundup: Man fired up about smoke

A man called the Columbia Falls Police Department to report seeing smoke coming from the middle of a school roof and became frustrated when he allegedly thought firefighters weren’t looking in the “right spot.”

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Law roundup: Man wants police to clear the air

A man turned to the Kalispell Police Department for help clearing the air because he reportedly could barely breathe from someone smoking from somewhere inside his apartment building.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Law roundup: Grandma suspects jewel thief is relative

The Kalispell Police Department received a call from an upset grandmother whose granddaughter allegedly found the key to her safe and stole a diamond and gold necklace and a diamond and sapphire ring valued around …

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Law roundup: The snow wars, begun they have

Accusing a neighbor of plowing snow onto her property, a woman asked the Kalispell Police Department to put a stop to it. When she asked the man to stop, he just cussed her out, she said.

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Law roundup: One bark too many unhinges man

A man was allegedly slamming doors, swearing and “going crazy” on his neighbors and their dogs, saying, “Tell your daughter to take the dog for a walk.”

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Law roundup: Drunk man demands bar arrange ride home

A highly intoxicated bar patron thrown out of the establishment called 911 from the parking lot, refusing to leave, alleging he was thrown to the ground and complained that employees had not arranged a ride for him…

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Law roundup: Woman finds her dog covered in blood

Flathead County Sheriff’s Department received a report from a Columbia Falls woman whose dog was reportedly found covered in blood and she said her neighbor shoots at the canine whenever it barks.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Law roundup: ‘Nefarious’ man agrees to avoid car wash

A man described simply as acting “nefarious” sparked a call to the Columbia Falls Police Department. Employees of a local car wash reported the man after surveillance cameras captured him wandering around the prope…

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Law roundup: Neighbor slaps unwelcome visitor

A woman reportedly went to a neighbor's and they told her to get off the property and then twisted her arm and slapped her.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Law roundup: Pre-dawn preachers spread the word

Using a megaphone to amplify their message, a group of people were shouting Bible verses at a park in Kalispell. The public preaching occurred around 5 a.m., which the reporting party found quite annoying.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Law roundup: Frequent arguing upsets woman

A woman went to the Kalispell Police Department complaining about loud neighbors who were arguing at 4 a.m. and also found what looked like blood outside their door.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Law roundup: Passerby looks past the sign

Spotting a red sedan parked in a lot off of Idaho Street with a sign on it reading “pit bull puppies” and children playing nearby, a passerby feared the worst and called the Kalispell Police Department. They told a…

Updated 2 months ago
Law roundup: Giving the gift of fire safety

This holiday season, a tenant woke up to find the gift of a fire extinguisher in their mailbox. They first checked with their landlord, who denied being behind the unusual, though possibly life-saving, present and …

Updated 2 months ago
Law Roundup: Caller in search of missing pants

A caller was searching for their missing pants. Along with the wallet and keys that were in the pants.

Updated 2 months ago
Law roundup: Grinch cleared of wrongdoing

A homeowner who heard thrashing outside of her house found all the Christmas decorations torn down and the bulbs broken.