Someone took property from a vehicle in the 1500 block of Martha Washington Drive between 10:30 p.m. Sept. 8 and 5:50 a.m. Sept. 9. Police believe the same suspects also entered an unlocked porch attached to the side of the residence, where they also took property.


Someone took a 2010 Honda CR-V from a driveway in the 2600 block of North 74th Street between 10 p.m. Sept. 3 and 3:30 a.m. Sept. 4. There was also a set of golf clubs and a car seat base in the vehicle.

Two people took an unknown quantity of merchandise from Bartz’s, The Party Store, 6931 W. North Ave., at 11:45 a.m. Sept. 4. Police reports did not indicate whether anyone was cited in connection to the incident.

Between Aug. 14 and Sept. 5, an employee at Meijer, 11111 W. Burleigh St., issued himself fraudulently obtained gift cards.

An unknown male suspect took someone’s wallet and keys from a locker at Pick ’n Save, 6950 W. State St., around 12:10 p.m. Sept. 5. A debit card was then fraudulently used at several stores.

Someone entered an unlocked vehicle parked in the 2300 block of Lefeber Avenue around 4:30 p.m. Sept. 5. The suspect took $10 in change. Police believe that an incident that occurred around 4:45 p.m. Sept. 5 in the 7100 block of West Wright Street is related. In the second incident, someone took a wallet from the center console of a vehicle. The suspect vehicle is a 2012 red Cadillac with Wisconsin plate 936-TAZ. The vehicle was listed as stolen through the Menomonee Falls Police Department. The vehicle was believed to be occupied by four males in their late teens or early 20s.

Between 7:55 and 11:05 p.m. Sept. 5, someone took several items from a vehicle a Luther Manor, 4545 N. 92nd St.

Police believe a string of thefts and vandalism that occurred along the 9600 block of West Hampton Avenue are related:

  • Between 2 and 7 a.m. Sept. 6, someone forcibly entered a pickup truck and took about $6 worth of change.
  • Between 5 and 7 a.m. Sept. 6, someone smashed the windows on a vehicle although nothing was reportedly taken. 
  • Between 9 p.m. Sept. 5 and 7 a.m. Sept. 6, someone rummaged through the interior of a vehicle.
  • Someone forced entry to a vehicle between midnight and 7 a.m. Sept. 6 and took a backpack containing EMT supplies.
  • Someone forced entry into a vehicle and took a backpack containing miscellaneous roadside assistance items between 4 p.m. Sept. 5 and 7 a.m. Sept. 6.

A man attempted to leave Target, 3900 N. 124th St., without paying for $74.55 worth of merchandise around 1:30 p.m. Sept. 6.

A wallet, driver’s license, insurance cards, vehicle title and registration were taken from a vehicle parked at the Fountains of Wauwatosa apartment complex, 9617 W. Hampton Ave., between 11 p.m. Sept. 5 and 8 a.m. Sept. 6.

A $614 bicycle was taken from Wauwatosa East High School, 7500 Milwaukee Ave., between 7:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sept. 6.

A pair of Ray Ban sunglasses was taken from an unlocked vehicle in the 2400 block of Mayfair Road around 3:10 p.m. Sept. 7.

Someone forced entry into a locked tool box and took tools from Hawks Nursery, 12217 Watertown Plank Road, around 4:50 a.m. Sept. 6.

A female was cited for retail theft and for an open warrant at Target, 3900 N. 124th St., around 8:30 p.m. Sept. 7.

A male took $107.93 worth of merchandise from Walgreens, 10800 W. Capitol Drive, around 9:20 p.m. Sept. 7. Police reports did not indicate whether the man was cited.

A female was cited for $897.50 in retail theft at Boston Store, 2400 N. Mayfair Road, around 2:50 p.m. Sept. 8 after she took nine pairs of sunglasses.

A data collector device was taken from the sidewalk in the 2500 block of Wauwatosa Avenue between 2:30 and 3 p.m. Sept. 8.

Someone took stereo equipment from a vehicle between 1 and 8:30 a.m. Sept. 9 in the 6000 block of West Wells Street. The vehicle was parked to the rear of his residence during the incident. There are no suspects.

A female was cited for $46 in retail theft at Target, 3900 N. 124th St., around 8:50 a.m. Sept. 9.

Three juveniles were cited for retail theft at Macy’s, 2500 N. Mayfair Road, on Sept. 9.

An unknown suspect took two televisions from Best Buy, 2401 N. Mayfair Road, around 8:30 p.m. Sept. 9. The total theft value was $378.

A male employee was cited for $123.43 in theft at Meijer, 11111 W. Burleigh St., on Sept. 9.

A yellow, decorative giraffe was taken from a yard in the 7200 block of Grand Parkway between 7 p.m. Sept. 7 and 5 p.m. Sept. 10. The giraffe hasn’t been recovered and there are no suspects.


A male was cited for fifth-offense OWI at the Sentry parking lot, 6700 W. State St., around 6:05 p.m. Sept. 5.

A male was cited for second-offense OWI during a traffic stop in the 1300 block of North 70th Street around 10:45 p.m. Sept. 7.

A store manager at Walgreens, 2656 Wauwatosa Ave., reported a retail theft that happened between 7:23 and 7:44 a.m. Sept. 8. The suspect is unidentified.


Someone damaged a vehicle’s window while it was parked in the 4700 block of North 100th Street between 6 p.m. Sept. 7 and 7 a.m. Sept. 8.

A female reported vandalism to her vehicle at the Mayfair mall parking lot, 2500 N. Mayfair Road, on Sept. 10.


A hit and run crash occurred in the 6800 block of West North Avenue around 8:30 p.m. Sept. 8. Around 9:10 p.m., the driver was taken into custody for fourth-offense OWI in five years near North 68th Street and West North Avenue.

A female overdosed in the Mayfair mall parking lot, 2500 N. Mayfair Road, around 9:40 p.m. Sept. 8. The female was revived without medical assistance, however the case is pending an investigation, according to police reports.

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