STURGEON BAY POLICE DEPARTMENT

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Sturgeon Bay Man Arrested For 4th OWI


On June 8, 2018 at 1 AM, Officers stopped a vehicle on Egg Harbor Road for a defective headlight. While making contact with the driver Officers detected an odor of alcohol coming from the drivers breath. Officers administered field sobriety tests to the driver a 47 year old Sturgeon Bay man, which he did not pass. The 47 year old Sturgeon Bay man was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated 4th Offense and incarcerated at the Door County Jail. 

Sturgeon Bay Man Arrested For Threats


On June 19, 2018 at 3:30 PM, Officers were dispatched to the Door County Government Center for a threats complaint. Upon arrival Officers learned that a 68 year old Sturgeon Bay man had come into the government center and had threatened the staff. During the course of the investigation Officers learned that the man was yelling profanities at the staff, which included statements that the man was going to "blow the staffs heads off". The Officers booked the 68 year old Sturgeon Bay man into the Door County Jail on Disorderly Conduct-Misdemeanor and Terroristic Threats-Felony. 

2 Door County Jail Escapees Arrested

On June 14, 2018 at 5:19 PM, An officer working patrol observed a vehicle occupied by Shawna Sperber and Santos Garcia of Sturgeon Bay. Both individuals were escapees of the Door County Jail, who were out on Huber release. The officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle, which then fled at a high rate of speed. The officer pursued the vehicle until it stopped on the city’s east side. Both occupants of the vehicle were taken into custody without incident.


Shawna L Sperber-Driver of the vehicle.

Escaped Door County Inmate- Felony Arrest Warrant
Operate with a Restricted Controlled Substance 1st Offense
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia-Felony
Possession of Methamphetamine-Felony
Fleeing/Eluding an Officer-Felony
Numerous traffic citations.


Santos Garcia Jr-Passenger of the vehicle.

Escaped Door County Inmate- Felony Arrest Warrant

A search was conducted on the vehicle, officers located pipes used for marijuana and methamphetamine. Additionally, other evidence was located and seized from the vehicle. Both Shawna and Santos are incarcerated at the Door County Jail.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Road Closure On Wednesday


On Wednesday, June 20, 2018, the north side of the intersection
of 5th Ave. & Jefferson St. will be closed for gas line replacement work and will be reopened by the end of the day.

Bike Auction Today!

Just a teaser of some of the bikes that will be in the auction today! Viewing starts at 4pm with the auction at 5pm.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Arrested For 6th Offense


ARRESTED: STEVEN LEMENS
           Charges of: 
·        Operate While Intoxicated 6th Offense 
·        Operate While Revoked 4th+ Offense
·        IID Tampering/Failure To Install 2nd+ Offense
On June 16th Mr. Lemens was arrested after being pulled over for no taillights being on.

Update to Dog Bite

The Sturgeon Bay Police Department took a report on 06/16/2018 of an 11 year old child who was bitten by a dog in the 100 block of West Pine Street. We are happy to report the dog was located and vaccinations were confirmed by the owner.

Thank you to everyone who commented and called in to us with information!