- Courtney Larsuel, of Alliance, was cited for failure to control after the car she was driving slid on snow as she drove around the corner on Pennsylvania Avenue heading west and hit a guardrail on the south side of the street at 7:17 a.m. Monday. No injury was reported.
- Christopher J. Mills, 33, of 620 Washington St., Washingtonville, was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia with additional charges pending related to a large amount of suspected crack cocaine found in the vehicle during a traffic stop at 3:12 a.m. Monday in the 200 block of East Pershing Street. Police Chief J.T. Panezott said the amount of suspected crack was close to an ounce and the drug paraphernalia was a crack pipe. Pending chemical testing of the contraband, additional charges may be filed. Mills received a written warning for a turn signal violation.
- Officers on patrol at 9:46 p.m. Sunday saw a suspicious vehicle parked at a business in the 2300 block of East State Street. No persons were found in the area and no problem was found at the business.
- A security alarm was reported at 9:29 p.m. Sunday in the 700 block of East Third Street. A keyholder responded and the interior was checked with everything in order. Several interior decorations appeared to be triggering the alarm, so they were moved by the keyholder.
- An officer on patrol at 9:28 p.m. Sunday found an unsecured door at a closed business on Legacy Lane. The interior of the business was checked and found secure. The officer secured the door.
- An anonymous caller at 8:06 p.m. Sunday reported a suspicious person in the 400 block of South Lundy Avenue. An officer made contact and learned the person's relative lives in the area. The officer saw no suspicous behavior.
-No injuries were reported on Centennial Drive near the Centennial Park pool where the driver of a pickup said the rear of the vehicle slid out of control due to snow and hit a light pole at 8 p.m. Sunday. The accident caused damage to the left side of the pickup and flattened the left front tire. A street sign was also damaged. No citation was listed on the report.
- A woman reported at 7:47 p.m. Sunday that she was southbound in the 100 block of South Lincoln Avenue and stopped at a red light at East State Street when another southbound vehicle struck her vehicle from behind and fled the area. No injuries were reported.
-Police responded at 7:45 p.m. Sunday to an alarm at a business in the 2900 block of East State Street where the store manager had just set the alarm. An officer checked the building and found the alarm was being set off by an item hanging in the air. The manager corrected the problem.
- Suspicious activity was reported at 6:58 p.m. Sunday in the 100 block of Hawley Avenue, but nothing was found.
- A possible water leak was reported at 6:51 p.m. Sunday. An officer saw some frozen water in a section of sidewalk, but there was no running water or bubbling water. A note was left for the water department to check the area.
- A woman on West 13th Street reported at 2:51 p.m. Sunday that she let her daughter use her car to go to Walmart and when the daughter came back out of the store on East State Street, she saw new damage to the right rear section of the car.
- A clerk at Smith Oil, 900 block of East State Street, reported at 2:49 p.m. Sunday that a person in a white vehicle left without paying for $10 in gas.
- A woman responded to the police department at 1:44 p.m. Sunday with a key left in a deposit box at a business in the 100 block of South Ellsworth Avenue.
- A possible water leak was reported at 1:25 p.m. Sunday in the 300 block of Woodland Avenue, but no leaks were found.
- A parking complaint was reported at 11:52 a.m. Sunday in the 1200 block of East Third Street. The owners of the illegally parked vehicles were found and moved them.
- Michael Goughenour, 31, of West Pine Lake Road, was cited for a turn signal violation and his passenger, Rae Roseland, 30, of West 10th Street, was cited for a minor misdemeanor for possession of marijuana after a traffic stop at 11:28 a.m. Sunday in the 900 block of West Pershing Street.
- Police were called at 11:10 a.m. Sunday to assist Perry Township Police with a domestic in progress in the 1100 block of Prospect Street. A woman was found hysterical in the parking lot but was calmed down by a township officer. The city officer remained until the situation was under control.
- Police were called at 10:17 a.m. Sunday to a private property accident in the 400 block of North Lincoln Avenue, but did not find the vehicle. A small decorative fence was damaged.
- A loud music complaint was reported in the 400 block of Benton Road at 11:21 p.m. Sunday, with the homeowner told to turn it down.
- Police on patrol at 11:40 a.m. Sunday found a large box, broken glass bottles and other miscellaneous trash in the road on North Ellsworth Avenue at the U.S Route 62 bypass and removed it.
- Beth A. Hays, 22, of 1133 Prospect St., was charged with criminal damaging after police responded at 11:07 a.m. Sunday to Salem Acres for a domestic in progress. No physical violence occurred, only an argument over living arrangements. The arrest was made after officers spoke to all parties involved.
- Police responded to a report of threats at 7:26 p.m. Saturday on Pembrooke Drive. A woman reported a third party said her ex-significant other was making possible threats related to a domestic complaint. She was concerned that he was close by and wanted police to check the area. Nothing was located and she was leaving for the evening. Police had responded to the emergency department of Salem Regional Medical Center after being called at 9:23 p.m. Friday for a report of a domestic violence call that took place at a Pembrooke Drive address. The woman reported a male had struck her in the face following an argument, causing her to black out. She was taken to the hospital by a relative.
- Police following up an investigation regarding counterfeit bills being passed at Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue saw a suspect enter the store at 2:26 a.m. Saturday and after speaking with him, took him into custody for criminal simulation. Chad Mason Collins, 28, of Salem was charged with four counts of criminal simulation after an officer located three counterfeit $100 bills in his wallet.
- Constable Dan Valentine received a report of a suspicious vehicleand activity from a resident on old state Route 558 at 4:05 p.m. Feb. 28.
- A Salem resident advised Valentine at 2:29 p.m. Feb. 28 that when he went to put a current expiration sticker on his utility trailer it was missing from his son' house in the township. The black trailer with a tailgate is valued at $600.
- Tracie J. Duffield, 37, Columbiana, was turning north onto Fairfield Avenue from East Southern Avenue at 8:57 a.m. Sunday and lost control and slid off the road into a fire hydrant. She was cited for failure to control and driving under suspension.
- A woman reported at 9:30 a.m. Sunday the stop sign at the Fairfield Avenue and Metz Road intersection was down. The street department was contacted to replace the sign.
- Mike Giba reported at 12:44 p.m. Sunday he received a threatening text message.
- Police responded to an alarm drop at the high school gym storage room at 12:14 a.m. Saturday. The door appeared to have been left open accidentally.
- Ingrid E. Shepherd, 37, Pittsburgh, was arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana and no license plate following a traffic stop on state Route 7 at 1 a.m. Saturday on Heck Road.
- Keneth Foor reported at 5:35 a.m. Saturday a truck was parked on the service door ramp of Columbiana Buick on East Railroad Street. Police spoke with two men who said they were there doing some maintenance.
- A woman reported at 10:39 a.m. Saturday a large standard poodle dog was in the middle of Pittsburgh Street and not moving for traffic. Police checked the area but did not see the dog.
- Police went to 227 South Vine Street at 11:56 a.m. Saturday after someone reported Kim Gamble was having problems with Verner Johns coming onto her property. Police stood by while property was being retrieved.
- Ethan T. Surgenavic, 37, Youngstown, was cited for driving under suspension following a traffic stop on state Route 164 at 11:36 p.m. Saturday.
- An East Washington Street resident reported Saturday her ex-boyfriend was sending harassing text messages asking to see his daughter and saying he was not going to give up. She was told to bring in the messages so police could review them.
- A caller reported there was a possible drunk in the middle of state Route 164 in front of Agland at 6:40 p.m. Saturday. An officer arrived but did not see anyone in the area, but a female motorist reported seeing the man several miles south of there.
- Police were asked Saturday to assist a homeless man who was staying at the Traveler's Inn but had run out of vouchers. The officer assisted the man in contacting his sister, who paid for him to stay there several more nights.
- Police responded to a possible fight at an apartment on North Beaver Street at 4:17 a.m. Saturday. Police did not hear any fighting but spoke to a resident who said he had been yelling at his sister over the phone. He apologized for disturbing the neighbors.
- Marcella Bloor reported Friday being overcharged on her credit card at the Smith Oil station in Lisbon. She purchased $19.19 worth of gas but was billed $125. The gas station manager said she told Bloor the money would be refunded and the process has begun to do that. Bloor said she wanted a report on file, just in case.
- A Jerome Street resident reported Feb. 21 being threatened by the owner of local car dealership after his son purchased a vehicle from there and wanted them to pay for a needed alignment. The resident said the owner threatened him and ordered him to leave the property. The officer spoke to the owner and a witness, who said the resident is the one who made threats.
- Paige Wyss reported Thursday several items were stolen from her car while it was parked overnight on North Market Street.