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Perham police report
Perham Minnesota 222 2nd Avenue SE 56573

The Perham Police Department responded to 40 calls from May 2-8.

May 2

Resident reported vandalism to a garage.

Perham Police Department assisted Otter Tail County with a possible runaway case.


A dog found at a local unnamed business was transported to the vet.

Perham Police Department assisted Otter Tail County with a suspicious activity report.

A report was made that two males were in a resident's garage. The suspects fled before police arrived.

May 3

A domestic assault was reported at a local residence.

A suicidal party was transported to the ER.

Two vehicles were involved in a crash at a local unnamed business.

An assisted living household requested assistance with a resident.

Perham Police Department assisted a party with a property exchange.

Perham Police Department responded to a call of a transient soliciting fund from the public; he was encouraged to move along.

A call was made reporting individuals trespassing on railroad property. Individuals in question left the area without incident.

A person was arrested on a Wadena County warrant.

Police were dispatched to a local residence for a damage complaint.

May 4

A passerby reported a small fire at a local residence.

May 5

Complainant reported receiving a threatening voicemail.

A verbal dispute between a married couple was reported.

A dog was reported running loose; issue was addressed with owner.

May 6

A person was reported to be acting disorderly outside a local unnamed business.

A party turned in a blue City of Perham recycling bin.

A caller reported a wallet stolen from vehicle while it was parked at an unnamed business.

The Perham Police Department forwarded information to Otter Tail County in regard to horses trespassing.

Report was made that vehicle was parked in front of fire hydrant.

Rural resident reported a runaway dog.

Perham Police Department assisted New York Mills Police Department with an assault.

Perham Police Department assisted Otter Tail County Social Services with a group home resident.

The Perham Police Department attempted to serve a warrant, but was unable to local individual.

Caller reported a suspicious vehicle, but was found to be security for local unnamed business.

May 8

Driver was arrested for DWI 3rd degree and driving after revocation.

Caller reported fight at local unnamed business; New York Mills Police Department and Otter Tail County Sheriff's office assisted.