Law Roundup

The Daily Inter Lake's Law Roundup provides daily updates on crime and public disturbance news happening around town. Browse the latest stories below.

Updated 18 hours, 48 minutes ago
Pair desperate for sleep and a deep clean

Kalispell Police Department received a report that a man and woman reportedly stole a shampooer, bunk bed and possibly a third item on Hutton Ranch Road.

Updated 2 days, 18 hours ago
She knows who lets the dog out

A Whitefish woman told the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office, “her neighbor lets the dog out and it poops in her yard.” She said this was an ongoing problem.

Updated 4 days, 2 hours ago
Her ex has got her goats

Someone called the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office with a “goat issue.” He said his ex-wife’s goats are constantly on his property, and he can’t keep his business doors open because the goats wander inside.

Updated 4 days, 18 hours ago
Man falls down, doesn’t get back up

It was clean up on aisle three when a purportedly intoxicated customer attempting to purchase more alcohol fell in a store on U.S. 2 in Kalispell and someone discovered him lying on the floor. The person calling ...

Updated 5 days, 18 hours ago
Parking lot party rattles wife

People were purportedly partying all night in a parking lot on U.S. 2 in Kalispell. The person calling in the report to Flathead County Sheriff’s Office said a camper with blacked-out windows and a tent had alleg...

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Identity theft victim wants justice

A man called Whitefish Police Department claiming his identity was stolen 20 years ago, and since then, the identity thief has “gotten in trouble” with the law and “he has had to prove that he is not the person t...

Updated 1 week ago
Temperatures rise despite missing furs

A woman allegedly returned home after being out of town to find two fur coats valued at $15,000 missing and the thermostat turned up to 90 degrees. She allegedly told Kalispell Police Department that her ex-boyfr...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Where there’s smoke, there’s no fire

A man on Whitefish Stage Road told the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office he “may have [seen] something on fire” but it didn’t turn out to be any cause for alarm.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Woman claims she can ‘say what she wants’

A Whitefish woman who always carries a firearm was reported to the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office for yelling “obscenities” at her 7-year-old neighbor. The woman said her neighbors had been spraying chemicals a...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Man wants to know ‘if this is real’

A man left a message with Whitefish Police Department wanting to know “if this is real that on this beautiful day he can’t play on the playground with his kid,” after being told “by some lady” to leave. Whitefish...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Census taker scared out of her wits

A frightened census taker called Flathead County Sheriff’s Office from Blackies Bay Road in Bigfork after reportedly being scared by a man who told her “to get the (expletive) off his property,” possibly banged o...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Lady’s lasagna just can’t wait

Someone accidentally called the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office while removing a lasagna from the oven. When the dispatcher tried to get more information from her, she said she needed to finish the lasagna and h...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Cut ankle monitor found in paper goods aisle

Someone allegedly cut their ankle monitor off and left it in the paper goods aisle of a big-box store on Hutton Ranch Road.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Man throws tantrum when asked to leave

Kalispell Police Department responded to a report about a transient inside a building who allegedly became irate when asked to leave by security staff who wanted to close up in addition to becoming “very aggressi...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Ex-wife hightails it to Texas

A man told the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office he believed his ex-wife stole his vehicle and his firearm and he suspected she might now be in Texas.