- At 9:03 a.m., officers were dispatched to the intersection of Hannaford and Boulder for a reported vehicle crash. At the conclusion of the investigation, a 46-year old-male from Helena was arrested for 2nd offense partner family member assault.
- At 10:21 a.m., an officer investigated a shoplift that occurred in the 1000 block of Helena Avenue.
- At 2:35 p.m., an officer investigated a reported fraud that occurred in the 300 block of Saddle Drive.
- At 3:01 p.m., officers responded to a reported shoplifting that occurred in the 1000 block of Helena Avenue.
- At 5:19 p.m., an officer investigated a criminal mischief to a vehicle that occurred near the intersection of Railroad and Hannaford.
- At 5:31 p.m., an officer investigated the unauthorized use of a motor vehicle that occurred in the 3000 block of Sanders.
- At 5:54 p.m., officers responded to the 3200 block of Dredge Drive for a reported shoplifting.
- At 8:19 p.m., an officer responded to the 600 block of Last Chance Gulch for a report of a male refusing to leave the business. At the conclusion of the incident, a 51-year-old male was arrested on two outstanding warrant.
- At 10:10 p.m., an officer responded to the 10 block of South Last Chance Gulch for a report of a person trying to use a fake ID card.
- At 11:55 p.m., officers received a report of theft of a purse and coat from the 10 block of South Park Avenue.
- At 0204 a.m. officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of 11th and Sanders. At the conclusion of the investigation, a 34-year-old male passenger in the vehicle was arrested for possession of dangerous drugs, possession of dangerous drugs with the intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia, and an outstanding warrant. The 27-year-old female driver was arrested for DUI.
On Feb. 9, the Helena Police Department responded to 83 calls for service including, 20 vehicle crashes, 6 thefts, 4 trespassing, and 9 welfare checks that resulted in 1 arrest and 3 emergency mental health detentions.
As of Saturday morning, the county jail held 103 inmates (89 for felonies and 14 for misdemeanors). In total, the county has 120 inmates at various detention facilities.