- Police responded to a report of a fight at a South Ellsworth Avenue business at 1:21 a.m. Thursday and found a large group of people, some members of which reported the two men involved had already left the area.
- An officer responded to an Arch Street residence at 2:47 a.m. Thursday where the resident reported a friend had become irate and threw a drink against a wall over a new couch and then threw something at the outside of the house while leaving, cracking the siding.
- Joshua D. Lutz, 23, 1375 Brookview Dr., Salem, was arrested for disorderly conduct by public urination after a patrolling officer observed him allegedly urinating against a business in the 200 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 2:49 a.m. Thursday.
- An officer responded to a domestic dispute at an East Pershing Street home at 9:03 a.m. Thursday and found a verbal dispute between two women regarding personal property not being returned to one of them. The woman was given the property and she departed without further incident.
- Nicholas J. Mlinarcik, 17, 32516 Coffee School Road, Salem, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash in the 1700 block of South Lincoln Avenue at 9:56 a.m. Thursday in which he was southbound and allegedly struck the rear of another southbound vehicle driven by Gregory P. Hoprich, 53, Salem, who was stopped for a train. Mlinarcik was transported to the Salem Community Hospital with possible injuries.
- An officer responded to a South Lincoln Avenue parking lot at 11:12 a.m. Thursday where a female juvenile reported that a male juvenile had been following her, her brother and their friends, attempting to pick a fight with her brother. The suspect juvenile was found sitting on a bicycle in front of Timberlanes. The two parties were advised to stay away from each other.
- An officer responded to a domestic dispute report at an East Sixth Street home at 1:55 p.m. Thursday and found a verbal argument between a man and woman in which the man would not give the woman the car keys. The man finally relinquished the keys and then departed on foot.
- An officer responded to a South Lincoln Avenue home at 2:30 p.m. Thursday for a report of a man blowing leaves into the roadway.
PERRY TOWNSHIP REPORTS
- Brandon J. Zepernick, 19, Kensington, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff's Office at a Prospect Street apartment at 7:33 a.m. Nov. 16.
- A West Perry Street resident reported at 1:09 p.m. Nov. 16 that a care worker for a company she no longer uses had borrowed some magazines and had not returned them. The resident said the company would not give her the employee's information since the resident is no longer using its service.
- Police responded to a 200 block Benton Road residence at 10:49 a.m. Nov. 17 for a report of gun shots. The residents stated that they were just testing a gun before hunting and showed the backstop used, which appeared to be a safe distance.
- Dylan Meek, 3 Church St., Salineville, was cited for assured clear distance ahead following a two-vehicle crash on state Route 45 at Newgarden Avenue at 1:32 p.m. Nov. 17 in which he was southbound and allegedly failed to stop for traffic, striking the rear of a vehicle driven by Kelly M. Kuppler, Canfield. No injuries were reported.
- A 900 block Georgetown Road resident reported at 3:16 p.m. Nov. 17 that someone had stolen a $50 animal trap from the property.
- Police responded to the 1800 block of U.S. Route 62 at 4:36 p.m. Nov. 17 where cattle had grazed into the roadway. Possible owners were contacted, and despite not owning them, assisted in corralling them back onto the owner's property on Harrison Avenue.
- Police responded to the 1400 block of North Lincoln Avenue at 6:49 p.m. Nov. 17 for a report of two men running through back yards. Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the suspects.
- An officer responded to a 1300 block East 11th Street home at 7:19 p.m. Nov. 17 where the resident reported someone entered the breezeway between the house and garage and possibly attempted to enter the garage. The officer checked the area but could not find anyone suspicious.
- An Elberon Avenue resident reported telephone harassment via text messaging at 7:34 p.m. Nov. 17.
- Police responded to a West Perry Street home at 7:26 p.m. Sunday where a verbal argument escalated into a physical altercation. The female half agreed to allow the male half to leave with his belongings. Neither wished to pursue criminal charges.
- Jarred Michael Knepper, 29, 13233 Benton Road, Salem, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff's Office for failure to appear following a routine traffic stop in the 400 block of Benton Road at 9:49 a.m. Tuesday.
Scott A. Stanek, 42, last of 672 Lisbon Canfield Road, Salem, was arrested on an active warrant out of the Columbiana County Sheriff's Office for failure to appear following a routine traffic stop at 1:23 p.m. Tuesday in which he was a passenger. The driver, Scott A. Treleven, 30, last of 486 Hickory Lane, Salem, was cited for driving under three suspensions, expired registration and no seatbelt.
- Police responded to Quaker Manufacturing at 9:43 a.m. Wednesday where an employee had been struck by a piece of steel and requested medical assistance. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment.
- A woman requested at 5 p.m. Wednesday police stand by while she exchanged children with her ex-husband at Days Inn.
- Peg Peruchetti reported at 5:29 p.m. Wednesday she and her daughter found money missing from an East Washington Street home and they believe they know who took the money.
- The county sheriff's office requested police stand by at a Center Avenue home at 8:59 p.m. Wednesday while they removed someone.
- A woman reported at 10:59 a.m. Thursday a wire was down and across East Chestnut Street.