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UPDATED: Possible hostage situation at Country Meadows mobile home park

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By Scott Bolthouse

Updated: Police situation ends peacefully 

The Huron Township Police Department is in the process of resolving a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend at the Country Meadows mobile home complex on Will-Carleton Road.

According to Huron TWP Police Lieutenant Gary Dockter, “The male has made threats to harm his girlfriend if the police try to make entry into the home.”

“At this time we have no information that children are in the home,” said Lieutenant Dockter.

Lieutenant Dockter said that Huron Township Police is working together with the Downriver Mutual Aid Taske Force and that a negotiator is in contact with the suspect.

“We are attempting to revolve the situation in a peaceful manor,” said Lt. Dockter.

The Huron Hub will be updating this story as it unfolds. Check back for the latest information.

 

 

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Huron Township police release statistics from December 2013 through March 2014

(Photo/Jeremy Cady)

(Photo/Jeremy Cady)

The Huron Township Police Department’s Facebook page posted police statistics on Tuesday, March 22. The statistics cover December 2013 through March 2014 and are as follows:

December 2013 Stats
Dispatch received 4,249 incoming phone calls
Dispatch received 496 calls on incoming 911 lines
Officers responded to 374 calls for service
Officers completed 156 reports
Officers made 32 Arrests
Officers wrote 26 accident reports.

January 2014 Stats
Dispatch received 7,682 incoming phone calls
Dispatch received 802 calls on incoming 911 lines
Officers responded to 428 calls for service
Officers completed 109 reports
Officers made 23 Arrests
Officers wrote 36 accident reports.

February 2014 Stats
Dispatch received 6,343 incoming phone calls
Dispatch received 637 calls on incoming 911 lines
Officers responded to 347 calls for service
Officers completed 83 reports
Officers made 25 Arrests
Officers wrote 37 accident reports.

March 2014 Stats
Dispatch received 3,080 incoming phone calls
Dispatch received 284 calls on incoming 911 lines
Officers responded to 388 calls for service
Officers completed 132 reports
Officers made 37 Arrests
Officers wrote 29 accident reports.

It is interesting to note that incoming calls for January and February 2014 were almost double that of December 2013 and March 2014.

Back in the beginning of March, the Huron Hub reported a SafeWise study that listed Huron Township in the top 50 safest cities in Michigan. According to the company’s social media pages, SafeWise is “the authority on safety and home security news.”

 

 

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