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Man allegedly stole safe containing $1,500

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The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Kirkland Reporter Police Blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Kirkland, which average about 1,000 per week.

Between Aug. 22-23 the Kirkland Police Department reported 294 traffic violations (four DUIs), 19 alarm calls, 16 noise complaints, four calls for malicious mischief, five calls of disturbance, four thefts, three car prowls, 10 acts of traffic abandonment, eight animal calls,  nine calls of civil disturbance, one reported burglaries, three domestic violence calls, five calls for harassment, four juvenile call and seven acts of fraud. At least 20 people were arrested.

August 23

Malicious mischief and theft: 8:30 p.m., 11615 N.E. 102nd Place. A 54-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy were taken into custody after the older man broke a window of EE Savings Bond and stole a safe containing $1,500. The police reports said the man is bipolar and had not been taking medication. Information on the teenager’s involvement is unknown.

August 22

Illegal drugs: 5:08 p.m., 13500 Block 100th Avenue N.E. A 40-year-old suspect was arrested after a 33-year-old man reported possession of marijuana.

Warrant: 10:50 a.m., 12601 N.E. 124th Street. A 35-year-old woman was contacted at her residence and arrested on a Bellevue theft warrant. She was transported the South Park and Ride for transfer to the custody of a Bellevue police officer.

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