Police Division

Press Releases

April 13th Press Release

Apr 13, 2020

On April 9th, 2020, Norfolk Police responded to a burglary of a local business in the 100 block of Madison Avenue. Video from inside the business showed a female entering the business around 2:00 a.m. that same day. Cash was taken from the business. Photos from the surveillance video were shown to other Norfolk Police Officers. Officers recognized the female suspect as Michael Brittini. Johnson,…

April 9th Press Release

Apr 09, 2020

On April 8, 2020, at 5:59 a.m., Norfolk Police responded to a residence in the 400 block of Omaha Avenue for a stolen vehicle report. The reporting party stated that his vehicle was stolen sometime between 10:00 p.m. on the 7th and 5:45 a.m. on the 8th. The officer obtained the vehicle information and completed the report. Officers located the vehicle at about 8:05 a.m. parked in the 500 block of…

April 8th Press Release

Apr 08, 2020

Pet License Update
Effectively immediately, pet licenses will be issued at the Norfolk Police Division, 202 N 7th Street,
instead of the City Clerk’s Office.
This change came after reviewing several work flow processes at the Norfolk Police Division. With the
previous process, citizens would come to the police station for some animal related business and then
go to the clerk’s…

April 7th Press Release

Apr 07, 2020

On April 6, 2020, at 11:43 p.m., Norfolk Police were called to a business in the 1300 block of Ta Ha Zouka Road, regarding a check welfare. Employees were concerned about a female that was loitering in the business for a long period of time. Officers arrived and had contact with the female. She was identified as Michael Brittinie Johnson, 33, of Norfolk. During this contact, officers searched Johnson…

April 6th Press Release

Apr 06, 2020

On 4/04/20 at 5:46 a.m., Norfolk Police were notified of a trespassing call at an apartment in the 1300 block of Impala Drive. The reporting party stated that there were several people in an apartment and did not have permission to be there. When officers arrived, they looked through a window and saw a male laying on the floor. They knocked on the door and tried to speak to the male through the…

April 2nd Press Release

Apr 02, 2020

On April 1st, 2020 Norfolk PD officers were dispatched to a thefl call in the 100 block of E. Norfolk Ave.
A witness observed a male subject taking items from a donation box. The witness observed the male
subject take the items and meet a female subject in the 300 block of Elm Ave. Responding officer
located the two subjects in the 300 block of Elm Ave. When the officers had contact…

April 1st COV-19 Press Release

Apr 01, 2020

As we all continue our response to the Covid-19 Virus, the Norfolk Police Division recognizes the need
to adjust our practices to protect both the citizens and our staff. We will continue to provide services to
protect our community, but have, and will continue to adjust the way we work to benefit everyone.
When the pandemic began, Norfolk Police implemented the following protocols:

April 1st Press Release

Apr 01, 2020

On 3/31/2020 at 11:42 p.m., Norfolk Police responded to a one vehicle accident near the intersection of Crestview Road and Ridgeway Drive. Officers had contact with the driver who was identified as Richard Domsch, 45, of Norfolk. Due to his behavior, Domsch was requested to perform field sobriety maneuvers and to submit to a preliminary breath test. The results indicated impairment. Domsch was then…

March 19th Press Release

Mar 20, 2020

On 3/19/2020 at 9:39 p.m., Norfolk Police were called to a business in the 1000 block of Omaha Avenue for a disturbance. Officers had contact with the reporting party who claimed that Cody Ausdemore, 29, of Norfolk, was in her car and was refusing to get out. Officers had contact with Ausdemore and removed him from the vehicle. Ausdemore’s wallet was located in the vehicle. The wallet contained…

March 18th Press Release

Mar 18, 2020

On March 17th, 2020, at 9:43 p.m., Norfolk Police officers responded to a disturbance at a residence in the 500 block of S. 8th Street. Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult male with a gunshot wound to the leg. The subsequent investigation showed that earlier in the evening, Adam Mittelstaedt, 42, of Norfolk had went to the male victim’s house. He walked inside the residence unannounced and…