Dubuque police reported:
- Julius M. Childs, 49, of 2130 White St., was arrested at 10 p.m. Thursday in the area of Dodge Street and the University Avenue extension on charges of operating while intoxicated, possession of ecstasy, unlawful possession of a prescription drug and interference with official acts causing injury. Police said Childs grabbed Officer Austin Weitz’s hand as Weitz held the pills seized from Childs, causing a minor injury.
- Michelle A. Brandenburg, 31, of Dyersville, Iowa, was arrested at 7:25 p.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Kane Street on a warrant charging escape. Authorities said on Dec. 23, Brandenburg failed to return to a state correctional facility at 1494 Elm St. after work release.
- Victor K. Ackerman, 68, of 1946 Jackson St., reported the theft of a wallet and $500 at 5:17 p.m. Thursday from a vehicle parked at his residence.