- A woman on Walnut Street reported at 3:11 p.m. Thursday that she was still receiving calls and messages from her daughter, with at least seven messages since she spoke to police on Wednesday. She had called police at 10:22 p.m. Wednesday regarding unwanted text messages. An officer had attempted to call the other person. She was told her options.
- Tawni Grove, team leader with New Leaf Residential Services, reported at 2:05 p.m. Thursday that on Feb. 13 a resident from North Ellsworth Avenue paid $50 to EDI for the workshop and was given a receipt. EDI advised that they did not receive the money, but she had the receipt. She wanted it documented.
- An officer stood by at 1:11 p.m. Thursday while a liquor control agent issued a citation at 530 S. Broadway Ave.
- No injury was reported and no citation was issued after Richard Fetters, 65, of Beloit, allegedly struck the building at Walmart near the tire and lube center at 11:53 a.m. Thursday with his vehicle. The driver said his foot had excessive snow in the tread and he thought the vehicle was in forward, not reverse. His foot slipped off the brake and onto the gas resulting in the car traveling back and striking the building, causing heavy damage to the right rear of the car but not to the building.
- A woman on North Madison Avenue talked to police at 11:24 a.m. Thursday regarding concerns over the property/driveway she owns. She reported a no trespassing sign posted on a stake in the center of the drive was missing. She was told she could post another one and if someone parks there she could call police but if she wanted the vehicle moved, she would have to do that. She didn't want any problems with the neighbors.
- A license plate recovered within the city limits was turned in at 9:43 a.m. Thursday.
- Valerie Missenda, 51, of 418 E. Third St., was charged with theft after police were called at 9:29 a.m. Thursday to Sparkle Market, 423 S. Lundy Ave., for a shoplifter. The report said a female concealed three items, including vodka, pork link and ground beef, valued at $14.42 and attempted to leave without paying. She was stopped by employees while trying to leave the store.
- An officer on patrol at 2:35 a.m. Thursday was checking a location in the 2500 block of East State Street and saw an east side door standing open. The interior of the building was checked, but no one was found inside.
- Joseph DeSalvo, 37, of 968 E. Third St., was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence, a turn signal violation and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop at 1:03 a.m. Thursday. Additional charges may be pending after chemical testing.
- An audible alarm was checked at 9:19 p.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of Newgarden Avenue. The exterior of the business appeared secure.
- Lucas Buckel, 18, of Washington Street, Leetonia, was cited for failure to yield at 8:24 p.m. Wednesday attempting to make a left turn and striking a westbound vehicle on East State Street at Cunningham Road driven by Stephen Grabowski, 32, of East Third Street. No injuries were reported.
- Carrie Malone, 31, of West Fifth Street, was cited for no license by Salem Police during a traffic stop at 7:54 p.m. Wednesday when police were looking for a vehicle allegedly involved in an accident on U.S. Route 62 north of the city with heavy front-end damage. An officer spotted the vehicle and initiated the traffic stop at North Ellsworth Avenue and West Fourth Street. The driver said the damage was old and she had not been in an accident. An Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper came to the scene and determined the vehicle had been involved in the accident under investigation.
- Police were called at 6:34 p.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of Rose Avenue to check the well-being of a resident after a 911 call from that location. A parent advised her son had accidentally dialed 911 while trying to call a friend.
- Police responded to the 700 block of North Union Avenue at 5:34 p.m. Wednesday for a possible unauthorized entry into a residence. Police confirmed it was a subcontractor conducting winterization tasks.
-Robert L. Wright, 55, of Jennings Avenue, was cited for improper backing at 5:31 p.m. Wednesday after backing his vehicle out of a private drive on Fifth Street and striking a parked vehicle.
- An officer at 2:02 a.m. Thursday saw an open door on the garage of an empty residence on West Perry Street with the garage door opener light flashing. Nothing was found amiss.
- A resident on Conser Drive reported at 11:11 p.m. Wednesday that her security light kept going off and on. An officer checked around the residence, but found no footprints indicating anyone was on the property.
- Police responded at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday to the area of Goshen Road near West Pine Lake Road for a report of a loud explosion. The source was found and the responsible party said they would cease for the night.
- A woman in the 1100 block of Prospect Street at Salem Acres reported at 7:27 a.m. Wednesday that her female neighbor has been calling and leaving text messages and coming over and banging on her door. She only wanted a report filed.
- Steve Carman, East Pine Street, reported at 12:10 a.m. Wednesday he was having problems with his girlfriend's daughter. Police arrived and spoke to Carman, who said the daughter told him she was moving out and he advised her to come back in the morning to gather her personal property. Police told Carman it made more sense for her to gather her belongings now while they were there, which is what she did. Once this was done, the girlfriend and her daughter left with the daughter's belongings.
- A semi-truck was given a warning for driving off a state route Tuesday morning after turning onto South Green Street and then onto West Washington Street to get to state Route 164.