Here is your Sedalia Police crime reports for August 10, 2012.

Police investigate children playing in the roadway before daylight this morning

At 4:40 this morning, the Sedalia police department received a report that two children were running in the street in the area of Main and Gentry. Upon arrival officers located the children, and a short time after that the mother was located. The police report states the children were returned to her. No other information was contained in the police report.


30-year-old Sedalia man arrested following a vehicle pursuit Thursday morning

Just before 8 o’clock Thursday morning, Sedalia police attempted to stop a vehicle at 12th and Massachusetts for committing several traffic violations.  According to the police report, the driver failed to stop and a vehicle pursuit ensued. The driver of the Chevrolet Impala, 30-year-old William Savage of Sedalia, crashed into a garage in the 200 block of East 13th and was taken into custody. At the time of the police report, Savage was on 24-hour hold at the Pettis County jail, pending charges of careless driving, no operator’s license, resisting arrest, property damage and possession of a controlled substance.


Traffic stop Thursday morning nets a revoked driver

At 3:31 Thursday morning, Sedalia police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle 7th and Kentucky for traffic violations. A check on the driver, 41-year-old Darin C. Greenway of Sedalia, revealed he was revoked. He was arrested and transported to the Pettis County jail pending $531.50 bond.


Vandals slash tires on a vehicle on East Jackson

At 6:41 this morning, Sedalia police responded to a residence in the 400 block of East Jackson on a property damage complaint. Upon arrival, the victim told officers someone slashed all four of the tires on his vehicle sometime after 11:30 Thursday night while it was parked in his driveway. Value of the tires was set at $400, and there were no suspects at the time of the police report.


Thief steals expiration tag from a vehicle in the 400 block of East Broadway

Just before 9 o’clock Thursday morning, a victim in the 400 block of East Broadway reported the theft of the expiration tag on his license plate. The victim said the theft took place sometime between August 3 and this Thursday morning while his vehicle was parked in his driveway. There was no information on a possible suspect in the theft.


Vehicle damage complaint filed by a victim in the 1300 block of South Ohio

Around 5:30 this morning, Sedalia police investigated a case of property damage and attempted theft from a motor vehicle that reportedly took place overnight in the 1300 block of South Ohio. According to the victim, someone inflicted $200 damage to the dashboard of his vehicle while attempting to steal his stereo. There were no suspects at the time of the report.


Local business reports a burglary this morning

According to a theft complaint filed by Division 7 Inc. at 3600 East Broadway, someone pried open a side door of the business sometime overnight and stole several power tools from the business. There was no information on possible suspects and the value of the missing items was not in the police report.