Police Report December 2016


Chief John Bongard

94 Angel Avenue

P.O. Box 31

Barryton, MI 49305

(989) 382-7822 Fax (989) 382-5149

Email: barrytonpolice@gmail.com     Barryton Police on Facebook


Monthly Report:   
December 2016


November 2016 Stats

Parking Tickets Issued: 0
Traffic Stops: 15
Traffic Tickets Issued: 6
Verbal Warnings Issued: 16
Physical Arrests: 1
Appearance Tickets:       3
Complaints Handled: 38
Ordinance Violations: 3
Ordinance Citations:       0
Salvage Inspections:

26 Month /242 Year 2016

Total Complaints in 2016:



Concealed pistol courses are being offered on Saturday January 21st and Sunday January 22nd and Saturday February 25th and Sunday February 26th.  Please contact Casey Nemeth at 546mcso@gmail.com or 231-250-7257 for more information on the fall classes or to be placed on the roster.

Barryton PD assisted in the Old Fashioned Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 starting at the Village office and ending at the Barryton public Library.

On December 7th 2016 Barryton PD was asked to speak to the Head Start kids at Barryton elementary about our job and safety issues.  Officer Morgan spoke to the kids in the class and really enjoyed himself.

On November 14th Barryton PD handled an assault at Barryton elementary between a student and the principle.  The student was turned over to Grandma.

On November 18th Barryton PD handled a traffic stop in which a substantial amount of marijuana was seized.  A warrant request was sent to the prosecutor’s office for review.

On November 19th MCSO handled a CSC complaint outside the village limits involving a female who walked home after leaving Murphy’s Bar.  Investigation is still ongoing in this case and anyone with any information is urged to contact Deputy Christensen at MCSO.

On November 22nd MCSO handled a B+E at the White Pine Manor apartments in which some prescription medications were taken.  Investigation is still ongoing in this case and anyone with any information is urged to contact Sgt. Koepke at MCSO.

On November 28th MCSO handled an animal control call in which a couple bulls broke the gate on a trailer on 30th/21 Mile.  They were able to get one of the bulls back into the trailer however a 2nd bull had to be put down near 30th/20 Mile.

New Warrant: Laura Halladay for Fail to appear – Contempt of Court.

The Department would like to remind residents of the Village Snow Ordinance 21-2015 Parking section:   “No parking on any street, 2:00a.m. to 6:00a.m. Beginning November 1st through March 31st.  A citation can be issued and if snowfall requires plowing the vehicle can be towed at owner’s expense.

The Barryton Police Department would like to remind residents to call 911 when they need to file a complaint or report a crime and to report any and all suspicious activity.