Wednesday, August 8, 2012
The following information was supplied by the Farmington Hills Police Department. Arrests and charges do not indicate a conviction.
There was a hit-and-run accident on Aug. 6 at 11:39 p.m. involving a vehicle and a bicyclist near the intersection of Geneva Drive and Haggerty Road. According to the Farmington Hills police report, the bicyclist was traveling northbound on the sidewalk parallel to Haggerty Road when he was hit by a silver/light blue van. He also reported that the vehicle did not stop. A suspect owning a vehicle fitting the description was questioned by police. Police responded on Aug. 2 at 4:14 p.m. to a report of larceny from a home on the 35300 block of Northmont Drive. The homeowner reported checkbooks missing from her home. Police responded to another incident of larceny on Aug. 2 at 5:12 p.m. and arrested two individuals. Property was reported stolen…
Saturday, July 7, 2012
Police say a man who entered an apartment in the Windemere complex near Halsted and Grand River confronted the resident, then fled.
Farmington Hills Police issued a Nixle.com alert today, after a resident at Windemere Apartments near Halsted Road and Grand River came face to face a suspected burglar last night. According to the alert, a man described as being in his early 30s, medium build, dressed in all black clothing and a black knit cap, cut a window screen to get into the apartment through an open window. The man ran off after confronting the apartment resident. The report included a warning to residents about keeping doors and windows locked whenever possible and calling 911 to report any suspicious activity. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Farmington Hills Police Command Desk, 248-871-2610. To sign up for email and text alerts…
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Three people broke into the Village Commons business April 30 by smashing a front window.
Farmington Public Safety is looking for three suspects following an early morning burglary at M. Mazzoni Jewelers, 32726 Grand River Avenue, on April 30. According to information provided by the department, the masked suspects smashed out a front window with a brick. Once inside, they broke into several display cases to steal jewelry and other items. When they left the store, they drove off in a late model (1998-2004) red Ford Taurus or Mercury Sable, headed east on Grand River. Police have released the following descriptions: WJBK-TV and WDIV-TV reports filed today include surveillance video. The stations reported thieves got away with about $20,000-$30,000 worth of jewelry, in just a few minutes. This is a developing story.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
The break-in occurred Monday between 7 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Farmington Public Safety Director Robert Schulz said this afternoon that police now believe a burglary Monday in Farmington's Floral Park subdivision is not tied to a string of crimes that have occurred in the area of 9 Mile and Middlebelt Roads. An initial report released through Nixle.com indicated the crime may have been related, but Schulz said "after investigating, we believe that this is not tied to anything in the past." Farmington Public Safety reported Tuesday morning that a resident in the 30800 block of Nine Mile returned home Monday to find the front door forced open and jewelry and other items missing. According to officials, the incident occurred between 7 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Police in Farmington Hills two weeks ago warned …