Hart Police Department

  • Agency: Hart Police Department
  • Address: 407 State St, Hart, 49420 MI
  • Chief: Daniel Leimback (Chief of Police)
Phone: 231-873-2488
Fax: 231-873-0100
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Hart Police Department is located at 407 State St, Hart, 49420 MI. The Chief of Police of the department is Daniel Leimback. The Hart Police Department phone number is 231-873-2488.

Hart Police Department News

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, January11th, 2018: 2:48 a.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of State Street, City of Hart 12:10 p.m. – General Assistance – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart 1:30 p.m. – Medical Assist – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 8:28 p.m. – Property Damage Accident – Dryden Street / Wood Street, City of Hart Friday, January 12th, 2018: 3:05 a.m. – Suspicious Situation – Apple Street / West Main Street, City of Hart 12:00 p.m. – Private Property Damage Accident – 100 block of State Street, City of Hart 12:30 p.m. – Larceny – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart Saturday, January 13th, 2018: 12:00 a.m. – Driving While License Suspended – State Street / Wood Street – A 29-year-old Hart man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 5:45 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 7:35 p.m. – Family Trouble – 200 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Sunday, January 14th, 2018: 12:00 p.m. – Threats Complaint – 200 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 6:00 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 6:45 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 3000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart Monday, January 15th, 2018: 2:53 p.m. – Retail Fraud – 1000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 8:00 p.m. – Medical Assist – 500 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 8:45 p.m. – Suspicious Situation – 600 block of Griswold Street, City of Hart Tuesday, January 16th, 2018: 9:50 a.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 11:26 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 2:09 p.m. – Medical Assist – 1000 block of State Street, City of Hart 2:39 p.m. – Probation Violation – 200 block of State Street – A 22-year-old Hart woman was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 3:19 p.m. – Property Damage Accident – 100 block of Water Street, City of Hart 5:00 p.m. – Warrant Arrest – 400 block of State Street – A 42-year-old Muskegon man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail on an outstanding warrant for this arrest out of the Hart Police Department, City of Hart

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, January 4th, 2018: 12:00 p.m. – Parking Complaint- 200 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Friday, January 5th, 2018: 10:25 a.m. – General Assist – 2000 block of Comfort Drive, City of Hart 2:29 p.m. – Motorist Assist – Jefferson Street / Hart Street, City of Hart Saturday, January 6th, 2018: 10:00 a.m. – Malicious Destruction of Property – 700 block of Griswold Street, City of Hart 1:50 p.m. – Trespassing – 400 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart 4:15 p.m. – Larceny - 200 block of State Street, City of Hart 5:45 p.m. – Well-Being Check – 30 block of State Street, City of Hart 9:47 p.m. – Noise Complaint – 200 block of Dryden Street, City of Hart Sunday, January 7th, 2018: 2:15 a.m. – Operating While Intoxicated 2nd Offence / Expired License – 56th Avenue / Fox Road - A 41-year-old Mears man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, Golden Township Monday, January 8th, 2018: 2:35 p.m. – Suspicious Situation - 20 block of Orchard Street, City of Hart 8:30 p.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle – 700 block of State Street, City of Hart Tuesday, January 9th, 2018: 10:17 a.m. – Well-Being Check – 100 block of Courtland Street, City of Hart 1:02 p.m. – Medical Assist – 400 block of State Street City of Hart 2:42 p.m. – Threats Complaint – 400 block of Union Street, City of Hart 3:00 p.m. – Warrant Arrest – 3000 block of Polk Road – A 53-year-old New Era man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail on an outstanding warrant out of the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office, City of Hart 6:23 p.m. – Hit & Run Accident – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart 7:35 p.m. – Operating While Intoxicated – 56th Avenue / 1st Street – A 41-year-old Shelby man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, Golden Township Wednesday, January 10th, 2018: 7:52 a.m. – 911 Hang Up – 12 block of State Street, City of Hart 10:18 a.m. – Medical Assist – 200 block of Lake Street, City of Hart 11:21 a.m. – Private Property Damage Accident – 3000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 4:14 p.m. – Medical Assist – 200 block of Lincoln Street, City of Hart 4:46 p.m. – Down Wires – 10 block of Hart Street, City of Hart

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Monday, December 25th 2017: 12:38 a.m. – Building Alarm – 2000 Block of Comfort Drive, City of Hart 12:45 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 400 Block of South State Street, City of Hart 7:48 p.m. – Building Alarm – 3000 Block of West Polk Road, City of Hart 9:39 p.m. – Larceny – 4000 block of West Polk Road, City of Hart Tuesday, December 26nd, 2017: 1:15 a.m. – Found Dog – 400 Block of South State Street, Dog Turned Over to Animal Control, City of Hart 8:35 p.m. – Medical Assist – 700 Block of East Main Street, City of Hart 11:50 p.m. – Medical Assist – 700 Block of East Main Street, City of Hart Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 12:57 p.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Thursday, December 28th, 2017: 9:30 a.m. – Parking Complaint – 300 block of Lincoln Street, City of Hart 2:34 p.m. – Well-being Check –700 Block of East Main Street, City of Hart 5:18 p.m. – Dog At Large – 200 Block of South Peach Street, Dog Returned to Owner, City of Hart 8:06 p.m. – Vehicle Accident – North State Street, City of Hart Friday, December 29th, 2017: 3:28 p.m. – Parking Complaint – 300 block of Jefferson Street, City of Hart 4:00 p.m. – Fraud – 10 Block of South State Street, City of Hart 6:15 p.m. – Well-being Check – 10 Block of North Courtland Street, City of Hart Saturday, December 30th, 2017: 7:35 p.m. – Motorist Assist – West Polk Road – City of Hart 8:25 p.m. – Vehicle Accident – South State Street, City of Hart Sunday, December 31st, 2017: 2:50 p.m. – Motorist Assist – West Polk Road, City of Hart 3:49 p.m. – Personal Protection Order Violation, 200 Block of Lincoln Street, A 34 year old Hesperia was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 6:00 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 400 Block of South State Street, City of Hart Monday, January 1st, 2018: 3:30 p.m. – Motorist Assist – Hart Street, City of Hart

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, December 21st, 2017: 8:17 a.m. – Traffic Hazard – Griswold St/Hanson St., City of Hart 8:45 a.m. – Probation Violation – Oceana County Probation Parole Office – A 54-year-old Hart man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 12:50 p.m. – Operating While Intoxicated / Driving While License Suspended – 2000 Block of North Oceana Drive. A 31-year old Mears man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 4:19 p.m. – Found Property – 3000 block of West Polk Road, City of Hart 5:00 p.m. – Threats – 400 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart 8:15 p.m. – Malicious Destruction of Property – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 10:30 p.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of South State Street, City of Hart Friday, December 22nd, 2017: 1:15 a.m. – Well-being Check – Peach Street, City of Hart 5:05 p.m. – Threats – 100 block of Peach Street, City of Hart 6:00 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 6:15 p.m. – Motor Vehicle Accident – 2000 block of Comfort Drive, City of Hart 9:30 p.m. – Breaking & Entering – 600 block of South State Street, City of Hart Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 8:30 a.m. – Suspicious Situation – 3000 block of West Polk Road, City of Hart 3:19 p.m. – No Insurance / Expired Registration – 800 block of Griswold Street – A vehicle was impounded for no insurance, City of Hart 3:55 p.m. – Well-being Check – 700 block of South State Street, City of Hart 6:05 p.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 5:30 p.m. – Larceny – 300 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart Sunday, December 24th, 2017: 2:30 a.m. – Disturbance – 2000 block of North Oceana Drive, City of Hart 4:45 a.m. – Medical Assist – 1100 block of Parmington Avenue, City of Hart 8:45 a.m. – Medical Assist– East Mechanic Street, City of Hart 4:32 p.m. – Medical Assist – 100 block of Riverside Drive, City of Hart

Merry Christmas From the Hart Police Department.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... WHAT... SNOW OCCURRING, BECOMING MIXED WITH OR CHANGING TO AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE TOWARD DAYBREAK. PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS, INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO ONE INCH AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A LIGHT GLAZE ARE EXPECTED. WHERE... PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN. WHEN... UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL DETAILS... BE PREPARED FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN SNOW AT TIMES EARLY THIS MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW, SLEET OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, December 14th, 2017: 6:18 a.m. – Larceny – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 11:00 a.m. – Property Damage Accident – Polk Road / 72nd Avenue, City of Hart 3:07 p.m. – Reckless Driving – Water Street / Jefferson Street, City of Hart Friday, December 15th, 2017: 1:00 p.m. – Disturbance – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 4:00 p.m. – Fraud – 400 block of Wood Street, City of Hart 5:45 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 8:15 p.m. – Personal Protection Order Violation – 500 block of Water Street, City of Hart Saturday, December 16th, 2017: 4:15 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 8:50 a.m. – Property Damage Accident – Oceana Drive / Polk Road, City of Hart 10:32 a.m. – Medical Assist – 70 block of Woodlawn Street, City of Hart 12:43 p.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle – 1000 block of Dryden Street, City of Hart 5:30 p.m. – Larceny – 300 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart Sunday, December 17th, 2017: 12:02 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 4:37 a.m. – Alarm – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 6:00 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 7:00 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart Monday, December 18th, 2017: 1:04 p.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 11:00 a.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 12:40 p.m. – Well-Being Check – 800 block of Griswold Street, City of Hart 9:17 p.m. – 911 Hang Up – 300 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart Tuesday, December 19th, 2017: 8:20 a.m. – 911 Hang Up / Family Trouble – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 9:00 a.m. - Abandoned Vehicle – 2000 block of 72nd Avenue, City of Hart 10:20 a.m. – Parole Violation – Oceana County Probation Parole Office – A 24-year-old Hart man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 6:40 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 7:51 p.m. – Unwanted Person – 400 block of Jefferson Street, City of Hart Wednesday, December 20th, 2017: 11:23 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 3:11 p.m. – Improper Plate / No Proof of Insurance – Griswold Street / Wood Street – A 44-year-old Hart man was cited, City of Hart 6:47 p.m. – General Assistance – 600 block of Woodlawn Court, City of Hart 10:40 p.m. – Disorderly Conduct – 500 block Dryden Street, City of Hart

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, December 14th, 2017: 6:18 a.m. – Larceny – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 11:00 a.m. – Property Damage Accident – Polk Road / 72nd Avenue, City of Hart 3:07 p.m. – Reckless Driving – Water Street / Jefferson Street, City of Hart Friday, December 15th, 2017: 1:00 p.m. – Disturbance – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 4:00 p.m. – Fraud – 400 block of Wood Street, City of Hart 5:45 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 8:15 p.m. – Personal Protection Order Violation – 500 block of Water Street, City of Hart Saturday, December 16th, 2017: 4:15 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 8:50 a.m. – Property Damage Accident – Oceana Drive / Polk Road, City of Hart 10:32 a.m. – Medical Assist – 70 block of Woodlawn Street, City of Hart 12:43 p.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle – 1000 block of Dryden Street, City of Hart 5:30 p.m. – Larceny – 300 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart Sunday, December 17th, 2017: 12:02 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 4:37 a.m. – Alarm – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 6:00 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 7:00 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart Monday, December 18th, 2017: 1:04 p.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 11:00 a.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 12:40 p.m. – Well-Being Check – 800 block of Griswold Street, City of Hart 9:17 p.m. – 911 Hang Up – 300 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart Tuesday, December 19th, 2017: 8:20 a.m. – 911 Hang Up / Family Trouble – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 9:00 a.m. - Abandoned Vehicle – 2000 block of 72nd Avenue, City of Hart 10:20 a.m. – Parole Violation – Oceana County Probation Parole Office – A 24-year-old Hart man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 6:40 p.m. – Peacekeeping – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 7:51 p.m. – Unwanted Person – 400 block of Jefferson Street, City of Hart Wednesday, December 20th, 2017: 11:23 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 3:11 p.m. – Improper Plate / No Proof of Insurance – Griswold Street / Wood Street – A 44-year-old Hart man was cited, City of Hart 6:47 p.m. – General Assistance – 600 block of Woodlawn Court, City of Hart 10:40 p.m. – Disorderly Conduct – 500 block Dryden Street, City of Hart

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING... WHAT... OCCASIONAL LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE, AS WELL AS AREAS OF DENSE FOG. THE ICE WILL RESULT IN VERY SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ON UNTREATED SIDEWALKS, ROADS AND BRIDGES, INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE. A LIGHT GLAZE IS EXPECTED. WHERE... PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN. WHEN... UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS MORNING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... WHAT... A BURST OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA FROM EARLY THIS MORNING INTO THIS AFTERNOON. PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS, INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. WHERE... PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN. WHEN... UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL DETAILS... BE PREPARED FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES AND SLOWER COMMUTES DUE TO SLIPPERY ROADS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LAKE EFFECT SNOW MEANS LAKE EFFECT SNOW IS FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT IN SOME AREAS. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING.

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, December 7th, 2017: 1:20 p.m. – Trespassing – Plum Street / West Main Street, City of Hart 5:00 p.m. - Domestic Assault – 500 block of Union Street – A 36-year-old Hart woman was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart Friday, December 8th, 2017: 3:30 p.m. - Fraud – 300 block of Griswold Street, City of Hart 5:07 p.m. – Property Damage Accident – Polk Road / Oceana Drive, City of Hart 9:30 p.m. – Unwanted Person – 200 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 8:10 p.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle – 700 block of State Street, City of Hart 8:20 p.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle – 700 block of State Street, City of Hart Saturday, December 9th, 2017: 2:05 a.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle -200 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 8:36 p.m. - Suspicious Situation – 500 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 9:30 p.m. - Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Sunday, December 10th, 2017: 12:08 a.m. – Noise Complaint – 300 block of Lincoln Street, City of Hart 2:59 a.m. – Operating While Intoxicated 3rd Offence – 4000 block of Polk Road – A 55-year-old Mears man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 4:10 p.m. – Animal at Large – 700 block of State Street, City of Hart 11:40 p.m. – Car/Deer Accident – 72nd Avenue / Harrison Road, Hart Township Monday, December 11th, 2017: 11:23 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 3:00 p.m. – Truancy – 20 block of Orchard Street, City of Hart 9:30 p.m. – Driving While License Suspended; Second or Subsequent Offence – West Main Street / Orchard Street – A 22-year-old Hart man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart Tuesday, December 12th, 2017: 10:45 a.m. – Parole Violation – Oceana County Probation Parole Office – A 28-year-old New Era man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 4:35 p.m. – Animal at Large – Griswold Street / Wood Street, City of Hart Wednesday, December 13th, 2017: 12:42 p.m. – Medical Assist - 2000 block of 72nd Avenue, City of Hart

WINTER PARKING RESTRICTIONS The Hart Police Department reminds area residents and visitors of the City of Hart’s winter overnight parking restrictions. It’s unlawful to park or leave standing any vehicle of any nature, whether propelled by motor or otherwise, or whether occupied or unoccupied by any person or persons, between the hours of 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. of any day, except for doctors on emergency calls, upon any street or designated municipal parking lot in the City of Hart from November through March. City parking lots located in the downtown area are marked as odd and even lots. Residents need to make sure they are parked in the correct parking lot during the parking restrictions. This is to allow for snow removal of parking lots and city streets. If any vehicles are noted to be parked on any city street or incorrect City parking lots during the winter parking enforcement the vehicle will be cited. If anyone has any questions reference the winter parking restrictions please contact the Hart Police Department at (231) 83-2488.

PRESS RELEASE The Hart Police Department wants to remind residents to lock their vehicle doors and homes due to several “vehicle larcenies” over the past several weeks. Theft reports of suspects stealing items from unlocked vehicles are specifically being reported. These larcenies are occurring specifically in business parking lot areas. Suspects are going car to car checking vehicles to see if they are unlocked. If the vehicle is locked, the suspect passes it by and moves to the next vehicle. If the doors are unlocked, personal property is being stolen. It is strongly encourages people not leave anything of value in their vehicle, including firearms. The Hart Police Department encourages residents to be aware of their surroundings when parking in business parking lots, and report suspicious people and vehicles to law enforcement. City of Hart residents can report suspicious activity 24 hours a day by calling 911 or contacting Mason/Oceana Central Dispatch at (231) 869-5858. Anyone with information can call the Hart Police Department at (231) 873-2488 or Mason/Oceana Central Dispatch at (231) 869-5858.

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM EST THIS EVENING... WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions, especially this afternoon and evening. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected. WHERE...Mason, Oceana and Muskegon counties. WHEN...From 7 AM this morning to 11 PM EST this evening. ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times as snowfall rates may reach an inch an hour. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY... HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW SQUALLS WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY TONIGHT. PLAN ON VERY DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS, INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING AND EVENING COMMUTE. DUE TO THE HIGH SNOWFALL RATES AND BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW, SNOW PLOWS MAY NOT BE ABLE TO KEEP UP WITH KEEP THE ROADS CLEAR. SECTIONS OF SOME LOCAL ROADS MAY BE IMPASSABLE AT TIMES DUE TO THE EXTREME DRIFTING WITH THE HEAVY SNOW SQUALLS. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 7 TO 10 INCHES, WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS UP TO 16 INCHES. WHERE...MASON, OCEANA, MUSKEGON, OTTAWA, ALLEGAN AND VAN BUREN COUNTIES. WHEN...UNTIL 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY. ADDITIONAL DETAILS... WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH WILL CAUSE AREAS OF NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY LAKE EFFECT SNOW MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF LAKE EFFECT SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD, AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY... SNOW SQUALLS WILL DEVELOP EARLY TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING. VISIBILITIES WILL BE NEAR ZERO AT TIMES DUE TO WINDS GUSTING TO OVER 35 MPH AT TIMES CAUSING STRONG BLOWING OF SNOW. PLAN ON DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS, INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING AND EVENING COMMUTE ON TUESDAY. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES, WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OVER 12 INCHES, ARE EXPECTED. WHERE... MASON, OCEANA, MUSKEGON, OTTAWA, ALLEGAN AND VAN BUREN COUNTIES. WHEN... FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY. ADDITIONAL DETAILS... WINDS GUSTING OVER 35 MPH WILL CAUSE AREAS OF EXTREME BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS, AND HEAVY SNOWFALL SOME SNOW DRIFTS MAY BLOCK SOME ROADS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, November 30th, 2017: 8:23 a.m. – Missing Person – 1000 block of Dryden Street, City of Hart 9:17 a.m. – Larceny – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart 10:17 a.m. – Fraud – 400 block of Wood Street, City of Hart 11:34 a.m. – Parole Violation – 300 block of Hart Street – A 23-year-old Hart man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 3:15 p.m. – Property Damage Accident – Hart Street / Washington Street, City of Hart Friday, December 1st, 2017: 1:30 a.m. – Suspicious Situation – 100 block of Woodlawn Street, City of Hart 10:43 a.m. – Larceny – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 1:38 p.m. – Missing Person – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 2:11 p.m. – Medical Assist – State Street / Wood Street, City of Hart 6:00 p.m. – Peace Keeping – 400 block of State Street, City of Hart 6:18 p.m. – Car/Deer Accident – Polk Road / Oceana Drive, City of Hart 9:35 p.m. – Warrant Arrest – 60 block of Michigan Avenue – A 34-year-old Shelby man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail on an outstanding warrant for his arrest out of the Hart Police Department, Village of Shelby Saturday, December 2nd, 2017: 3:51 a.m. – Medical Assist – 100 block of Church Street, City of Hart 8:31 a.m. – Larceny – 400 block of Wood Street, City of Hart 9:27 a.m. – Suspicious Situation – 200 block of Wigton Street, City of Hart 4:44 p.m. – Medical Assist – 3000 block of Meadow Brook Lane, Hart Township Sunday, December 3rd, 2017: 6:00 p.m. – Expired Operator’s License – State Street / East Main Street – A 40-year-old Hart was cited, City of Hart 11:01 p.m. – Suspicious Situation – 200 block of Lincoln Street, City of Hart Monday, December 4th, 2017: 3:36 a.m. – Medical Assist – 600 block of State Street, City of Hart 12:05 p.m. – Traffic Hazard – 72nd Avenue / Polk Road, City of Hart 10:26 p.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Tuesday, December 5th, 2017: 12:56 a.m. – Animal at Large – Polk Road / State Street, City of Hart 8:40 p.m. – Down Wire – 100 block of Courtland Street, City of Hart 8:45 a.m. – Traffic Hazard – State Street / Wood Street, City of Hart 11:40 a.m. – Truancy – 300 block of Johnson Street, City of Hart Wednesday, December 6th, 2017: 9:50 a.m. – Found Property – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart

On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017, the Hart Girls Cross County Team was presented a sign at the City of Hart Council meeting for being the 2017 State Girls Cross Country Team Champions. The Hart Police Department would like to congratulate the entire Girls Cross Country Team on thier State title!!!

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, November 23rd, 2017: 2:20 a.m. – Harassment / Threats Complaint – 800 block of Griswold Street, City of Hart Friday, November 24th, 2017: 2:18 a.m. – Family Trouble - 600 block of State Street, City of Hart 9:08 am. – Driving While License Suspended 2nd Offence – 3000 block of Polk Road – A 21-year-old Hart man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart 11:30 a.m. – Suspicious Situation – 200 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Saturday, November 25th, 2017: 3:27 p.m. – Retail Fraud – 3000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 10:17 p.m. – Medical Assist – 3000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart Sunday, November 26th, 2017: 12:30 a.m. – Medical Assist – 300 block of Church Street, City of Hart 9:12 p.m. - Car/Deer Accident – Taylor Road / 48th Avenue, Hart Township Monday, November 27th, 2017: 3:41 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 8:20 p.m. – Medical Assist – 100 block of Courtland Street, City of Hart 8:59 a.m. – Failure to Return Rental Property – 700 block of State Street, City of Hart 2:15 p.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 7:00 p.m. – Disturbance – 10 block of Washington Street, City of Hart Tuesday, November 28st, 2017: 2:25 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 10:28 a.m. – Suspicious Situation – State Street / Wigton Street, City of Hart 2:36 p.m. – Medical Assist - 2000 block of 72nd Avenue, City of Hart 3:57 p.m. – Domestic Assault – 600 block of Union Street, City of Hart 10:40 a.m. – Animal at Large – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart Wednesday, November 29th, 2017: 4:30 a.m. – Traffic Hazard – Courtland Street / Johnson Street, City of Hart 8:15 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 1:44 p.m. – Assist to the Hart Fire Department – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart

At about 10:30 P.M. The Hart Police Department responded to the report of a dog at large outside the BP gas station. The dog was found to be a very friendly all white Shepard. Unable to locate the owner the dog was taken to the Oceana County Animal Shelter. Anyone with information as to the owner of the dog can call Oceana County Animal Control at (231)861-5395, the Hart Police Department at (231)873-2488, or Mason-Oceana Central Dispatch at (231)869-5858

The Hart Police Department would like to wish everyone a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!

On Friday, November 24th, 2017, the Annual Lighted Christmas Parade will take place starting at 6:30 p.m. The Annual Hart Community Tree Lighting will also take place right after the parade at the Hart Commons downtown Hart. Children will also have the opportunity to meet with Santa Clause at the Hart Commons after the parade. Parade Route: Hart Public Schools to Johnson St., to State St., to West Main St., to Water St., to Johnson St., to Hart Public Schools.

The Hart Police Department has responded to the following events over the recent days. Thursday, November 16th, 2017: 12:00 p.m. – Found Property – 700 block of State Street, City of Hart 3:07 p.m. – Warrant Arrest –Oceana County Probation Parole Office – A 30-year-old Duran, Michigan woman was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail for an outstanding warrant for her arrest out of the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office, City of Hart Friday, November 17th, 2017: 12:04 a.m. – Intimidation / Harassment Complaint – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 5:50 p.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle – 1000 block of State Street, City of Hart 6:00 p.m. – Peace Keeping – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 7:15 p.m. – Found Property – Polk Road / US31 Expressway, City of Hart 5:50 p.m. – Medical Assist - 600 block of State Street, City of Hart 10:51 p.m. – Medical Assist 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Saturday, November 18th, 2017: 7:26 p.m. – Animal at Large – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart 7:59 p.m. – Medical Assist – 200 block of Lincoln Street, City of Hart 11:45 p.m. – Medical Assist - 500 block of Wood Street, City of Hart Sunday, November 19th, 2017: 10:56 a.m. – Found Property – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart 2:57 p.m. – Medical Assist - 400 block of Courtland Street, City of Hart 5:45 p.m. – Civil Child Custody Issue – 4000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 6:37 p.m. – Domestic Assault – 600 block of Woodlawn Court, City of Hart 7:30 p.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart Monday, November 20th, 2017: 12:05 p.m. – Medical Assist – 3000 block of Polk Road, City of Hart 6:35 p.m. – Larceny Theft from a Motor Vehicle – 400 block of Griswold Street, City of Hart 4:50 p.m. – Assist to Oceana County Child Protective Services – 2000 block of Comfort Drive, City of Hart Tuesday, November 21st, 2017: 12:17 a.m. – Medical Assist – 700 block of East Main Street, City of Hart 9:30 a.m. – Found Property – State Street / Johnson Street, City of Hart 6:16 p.m. – Larceny – 200 block of State Street, City of Hart 11:39 p.m. – Driving While License Suspended; 2nd Offense / Improper Plate – Polk Road / Comfort Drive – A 27-year-old Mears man was arrested and lodged at the Oceana County Jail, City of Hart