December 25 – 31, 2022


On 12/27/2022 at 10:20 am, an officer responded to the 300 block of west highway 20 for a report of a sexual assault.  The investigation is ongoing.

On 12/29/2022 at 10:58 am, a report of criminal mischief was reported in the 800 block of north Moon Street.  Issue was resolved with no action.

On 12/31/2022 at 1:14 am, officers responded to the 100 block of north Main Street for a report of an assault.  All reports will be forwarded to the Cherry County Attorney for review.

Reported Offenses/Calls:

On 12/26/2022 at 10:00 am, a citizen wanted to report that they’d been involved in an assault.  They only wanted the issue documented.

On 12/27/2022 at 3:00 pm, a report of an electronic theft from a payroll deposit was reported.  No action taken.

On 12/28/2022 at 8:00 am, a fake $20 was reported to have been used at a business.

On 12/29/2022 at 12:13 pm, a dog was reported to be at large at 3rd and Main Streets.  The owner was located in the 200 block of north Victoria Street and issued a warning.

On 12/30/2022 at 1:32 am, an officer responded to the 100 block of west highway 20 for a domestic disturbance.  The issue was handled with no action taken.

On 12/30/2022 at 12:09 pm, an accident with no injuries was reported in the 700 block of east highway 20.  The icy road conditions were a factor.

On 12/30/2022 at 1:33 pm, an officer responded to the 600 block of north Hall Street in regards to a complaint of an unsecured load with debris falling from the trailer.  The driver was contacted.

On 12/30/2022 at 3:41 pm, a caller requested information on the legality of bringing a juvenile to a bar and purchasing them alcohol. Caller was advised this is illegal.

On 12/30/2022 at 11:48 pm, an officer responded to the 800 block of Donaher Street for a domestic disturbance.  Issue was resolved with no action being taken.

After receiving numerous complaints regarding city ordinance violations, officers addressed the following violations this week.  Failing to remove vehicles for snow removal, failure to move vehicles and trailers every 7 days, expired vehicle registrations, failure to remove inoperable vehicles from the city streets, and  parking left side to curb. In total, 21 contacts were made this week.  Officers will continue to address these complaints and others we receive in the future.  Failure to remove vehicles from the street that received violation notices, may result in your vehicle being towed and/or fines.  Go to www: for a full list of city ordinances that address vehicles and parking in the City of Valentine.

Officers responded to 68 calls for service this week.