*A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

October 26

Myles Russell of 135 Corene Avenue, Waukee reported criminal mischief to a motor vehicle in the 1300 block of Corene Avenue. Damage estimated at $371.

October 25

A vehicle driven by Janice Newell of 13782 Lake Shore Drive, Clive was traveling westbound on SE University Avenue when a vehicle driven by Jordyn Steinkritz of 2911 140th Street, Urbandale was traveling southbound on SE Brick Drive and stopped at a stop sign starting to make a right turn onto SE University and struck Newell’s vehicle. Vehicle damage estimated at $9,000. Steinkritz was cited for failure to yield upon entering through highway.

Dianna Empey, 18, of 40 Windfield Parkway, Waukee was arrested in the 900 block of Warrior Lane and charged with simple assault.

October 24

Kum & Go at 85 4th Street, Waukee reported a theft of items valued at $431.17 in the 80 block of 4th Street.

October 23

A vehicle driven by Kia Mead of 6630 Gables Way, Johnston was traveling westbound on SE University Avenue and stopped at a stop light at the intersection of SE Booth Drive when a vehicle driven by Stacie Calby of 7503 SW 12th Street, Des Moines was traveling westbound on SE University and slowing for traffic and lost control of the brakes striking Mead’s vehicle. Vehicle damage estimated at $3,700. Calby was cited for failure to maintain control.

Lauri Sundo of 263 SE Booth Drive, Waukee reported a theft from a motor vehicle. Value of stolen items is $7,000.

October 22

A vehicle driven by Cedric Dobbins of 1710 SE Heritage Drive, Waukee was traveling southbound on Ashworth Drive and making a left turn onto SE University Avenue and lost control of the vehicle and hit the curb on the southside of SE University Avenue and went over the curb. Vehicle damage estimated at $5,000. Dobbins was cited for failure to maintain control.

Patrick Puetz of 744 Dartmoor Drive, Waukee reported a theft in the700 block of Dartmoor Drive. Items taken valued at $100.

Ibrahim Ismail of 2180 SE LeeAnn Drive, Waukee reported a theft of a motor vehicle, valued at $9,000, in the 2100 block of SE LeeAnn Drive.

October 21

Katelyn Davenport of 797 Collins Drive, Waukee reported a theft from a motor vehicle in the 700 block of Collins Drive. Items taken valued at $2,200.

Jarrett Ray of 4403 160th Circle, Urbandale reported a burglary to a motor vehicle in the 800 block of 8th Street. Items taken valued at $100.

A vehicle driven by Matthew Reed of 1825 SE Prairie Creek Drive, Waukee was traveling northbound on SE Brick Drive and crossing the intersection of Stoneridge Drive when a vehicle driven by Jason Gurney of 2525 County Line Road, Des Moines was traveling southbound on Brick Drive and making a left turn onto Stoneridge Drive and struck Reed’s vehicle. Vehicle damage estimated at $12,000. Gurney was cited for failure to yield upon left turn.