1A five-gallon plastic gasoline container was stolen from an unlocked backyard shed in the 8100 block of South 58th Street about 3:20 a.m. Dec. 10.
2A 25-year-old Franklin man was arrested for shoplifting DVDs from Target, 7800 S. Lovers Lane Road, and selling them for cash at Game Stop in Greenfield at 3:12 a.m. Dec. 11.
3Two people stole ammunition at Gander Mountain, 6939 S. Riverwood Blvd., about 12:10 p.m. Dec. 11. The two left in a dark-colored Oldsmobile Alero, occupied by three other people, and were last seen driving north on 27th Street.
4A 31-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for shoplifting $214 worth of merchandise and cited for trespassing at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at 4:50 p.m. Dec. 11. He also was arrested on two felony counts of bail jumping and one misdemeanor count of bail jumping and was taken to the Milwaukee County Jail.
5A 25-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for shoplifting at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at 10:30 p.m. Dec. 11.
6An unidentified man shoplifted 20 packages of razor blades at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., about 2:15 p.m. Dec. 12. He is described as a 5-foot-5 white man with a medium build who was wearing a gray hoodie, black beenie and blue jeans. He left the parking lot in an older, gray minivan. There is video surveillance footage.
7A $400 leather jacket and about $20 in change was stolen from an unlocked car in the 10200 block of West Beacon Hill Drive between 1:30 and 9 a.m. Dec. 13. A second car in that same block was entered, but nothing was reported missing from that vehicle.
8Credit cards were stolen out of a truck that was left running in a driveway in the 9100 block of South Sherwood Drive between 6:50 and 7 a.m. Dec. 14. The cards were later used to make fraudulent purchases.
9About $4 in change was stolen from the center console of an unlocked vehicle in the 6400 block of South 27th Street about 6:30 p.m. Dec. 14. A suspect, described as a 6-foot-2 white man weighing about 200 pounds and having a full, dark-colored beard and wearing a white baseball hat, was recorded on surveillance video. He was last seen walking toward 27th Street. Police are following up.
10A 20-year-old Greenfield man was arrested for theft, carrying a concealed weapon, disorderly conduct/prowling and possession of a Schedule II narcotic after he was seen trying to open and enter cars in the 7700 block of South Scepter Drive at 2 a.m. Dec. 15.
11A purse containing a bank card, Wisconsin ID card, green card and food stamp card was stolen from a customer's shopping cart at Goodwill Industries, 6941 S. Riverwood Blvd., between 4:45 and 6 p.m. Dec. 15.
12A 23-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting and disorderly conduct at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at 4:50 p.m. Dec. 16. He also was arrested for bail jumping and on an outstanding warrant with the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department.
13A 21-year-old man was arrested for drug possession and driving with a suspended license, fifth offense, in the Walmart parking lot, 6701 S. 27th St., about 3:30 p.m. Dec. 12.
14A 43-year-old South Milwaukee man was arrested for possession of marijuana during a traffic stop in the 11100 block of West Loomis Road shortly after 9 a.m. Dec. 13.
15A 21-year-old Greenfield man was arrested for possession of marijuana during a traffic stop on 29th Street at Southland Drive at 12:45 a.m. Dec. 16.
16A 23-year-old Franklin man was arrested for drunken driving after he drove his vehicle into a ditch at 51st Street and Forest Hill Avenue shortly before 3 a.m. Dec. 15. His blood-alcohol content was 0.17.
17An unlocked vehicle was entered and rummaged through while parked in a driveway in the 8000 block of South Chapel Hill Drive between 9 p.m. Dec. 12 and 6:30 a.m. Dec. 13. Nothing was reported missing from the car.
18An unlocked vehicle was entered and rummaged through while parked in a driveway in the 10200 block of West Beacon Hill Drive between 10:30 p.m. Dec. 12 and 6 a.m. Dec. 13. The glove box was opened and unwrapped presents were left in the vehicle, but nothing appeared to have been taken. An extra patrol was requested in the area.
19A 19-year-old Franklin man was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop in the 2400 block of West Rawson Avenue at 10:50 p.m. Dec. 13.
A resident of the 7000 block of West Rawson Avenue called police about 10 p.m. Dec. 14 to report that he was receiving text messages from numerous people that contained pictures of their genitals. The victim stated someone had posted a false and harassing ad about him on Craigslist, which in turn prompted the obscene text messages to his phone. Police are investigating.
Franklin police responded to one domestic violence call and assisted with four rescue calls between Dec. 10 and Dec. 16.
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