- Police were asked to go to a residence on state Route 517 at 3:39 a.m. Sunday to speak with Andrew Smith in regard to Smith's vehicle being involved in a crash on Cunningham Road in Salem Township. The officer saw two males in the home but they refused to answer the door. Then Stacey Swanson pulled into the driveway because her son, Seth, lives there and she just learned he was involved in a crash. Police left but returned at 4:47 a.m. with an Ohio Highway Patrol trooper.
- Police went to a home on East Chestnut Street at 4:48 p.m. Sunday to stand by while Thomas Saunders exchanged personal items with his ex-girlfriend, Ivy Miller, whose father was there as well.
- Jerry L. Wines, Annesley Road, East Liverpool, was backing into a parking spot on South Market Street at 9 a.m. Friday when he struck an SUV driven by Beth M. McCartney, Lisbon Road, Lisbon.
- Police responded to a noise complaint on West Washington Street at 12:16 a.m. Saturday and told tenant Zakary Smith to turn down the music, which he agreed to do.
- A caller reported a woman was yelling about getting assaulted across the street from the Weber Funeral Home on East Lincoln Way at 9 a.m. Saturday. The woman told police she was yelling at her cat and everything was fine. There were no signs a fight had occurred.
- Nicole Hilton called at 9 p.m. Friday to say Chris Brown was back and she feels threatened. Police arrived and spoke with both parties, and Brown said he went straight to his room when he arrived home and was making arrangements to move out.
- Becky Kale, West Salem Street, reported at 9:32 a.m. Sunday a dog that was tied up outside was barking since about 7 a.m. Police warned the dog's owner of the complaint and the dog was taken inside.
- A Duquesne Street man reported at 3:32 p.m. Sunday his son left for a jog and had not returned. The child returned while police searched the area.
- Abraham Meyers reported at 5:52 p.m. Sunday he went to his ex-wife's North Elm Street home to pick up his kids and she refused to grant him visitation.
A man reported at 2 a.m. Saturday a suspicious vehicle was parked near the rear of the Columbiana Space Center with parking lights on. Police checked the area but did not see the vehicle.
- Britney Dermotta, Duquesne Street, reported at 5 a.m. Saturday her boyfriend was breaking wine bottles and refused to leave. Police found the couple were in a verbal dispute and agreed to separate for the night.
- Melinda Ewing reported at 8:36 p.m. Saturday she was behind a possibly intoxicated driver eastbound on state Route 14.
Christopher C. Mele, Lucretia Lane, was eastbound on East Park Street at 7:39 p.m. Saturday and slid off the road into a ditch. No citations were issued.
- Police responded to a parking complaint at 1:09 p.m. Monday on North Lincoln Avenue and East Fourth Street. The owner moved the vehicles.
- A caller at 12:12 p.m. Monday reported a basketball hoop in the street in the 700 block of South Lundy Avenue. A portable hoop was found in the northbound lane and was difficult to see due to being the same color as the road. Officers moved it to a nearby lawn where it appeared to belong. A basketball was in the yard. Officers also moved a punching bag and two cement items off of the road.
- A woman on West 14th Street reported at 10:44 a.m. Monday that a known male has been calling and harassing her. Her daughter has a protection order against him. She wanted the situation documented.
- Edward Mellinger, of the 200 block of Rose Avenue, reported at 9:37 a.m. Monday that someone's been driving through his back yard leaving ruts. He said it may be one of the neighbors. He just wanted the incident documented.
- Police checked on a 911 call at 8:59 a.m. Monday in the 100 block of Ohio Avenue where the caller said nothing. There was no answer at the door initially, then dispatch said the resident reported a juvenile called by accident. The woman told the officer the same.
- An officer stood by at 10:58 p.m. Sunday while employees locked up for the night after a suspicious vehicle was reported in the Walgreens parking lot. The vehicle was found to belong to someone in a neighboring residence and was unoccupied.
- Police checked on an alarm at 10:46 p.m. Sunday at a business in the 100 block of East State Street. The business was secure, with the owner responding and no problems found.
- A woman in the 900 block of Newgarden Avenue called at 10:33 p.m. Sunday to report a known female was sending her harassing and vulgar text messages and harassing her via the Internet. Police attempted to contact the suspect and left a message about the complaint and potential for criminal charges. The victim came to the police station to fill out a written statement and show police the harassing text messages.
- Police were called at 8:43 p.m. Sunday to the 900 block of West State Street for a possible fight with people in a black Pontiac Trans Am. Officers made contact with the owner of the vehicle who said it broke down. He said unknown people in another vehicle drove by yelling obscenities at him, but there was no fight.
- Police were called at 7:29 p.m. Sunday to Newgarden Avenue and the railroad tracks for a man riding a 3-wheeler along the railroad tracks. A man was found on a 3-wheeler in the 200 block of West Wilson Street on his property. He was told to stay off of the railroad property and the road.
- Andrea Baddeley, of Newgarden Avenue, reported at 6:48 p.m. Sunday that her purse was stolen from her vehicle while it was parked on Edgewood Driver earlier in the day.
- A woman called from Pennsylvania at 6:07 p.m. Sunday wanting her child who was visiting a man in Salem for child custody visitation. She was told it's a civil matter and to call her attorney. Officers tried to make contact to check the safety of the child, but was not able to made contact with the man or the child.
- A suspicious man was reported at 4:56 p.m. Sunday in the 800 block of East Sixth Street where a neighbor saw a person trying to enter a home but didn't make contact with the person. An officer checked the area but did not find anyone.
- An audible alarm was reported at 4:33 p.m. Sunday in the 300 block of Euclid Street, where an officer made contact with a keyholder and left.
- Barking dogs were reported at 3:02 p.m. Sunday in the 1200 block of Cleveland Street. A resident said he put the dogs outside to replace a large appliance in the home and planned to bring them back inside soon.
- A shoplifter was reported at Walmart, 2875 E. State St., at 2:26 p.m. Sunday, with charges pending against the suspect. A woman reportedly fled with some merchandise and entered a white GMC Jimmy driven by a man waiting in the parking lot. The suspect vehicle nearly struck another vehicle in the lot while fleeing. The suspects fled southbound on Cunningham Road.
- Andrew Smith, of state Route 517, Lisbon, reported at 1:55 p.m. Sunday that his vehicle was stolen sometime overnight while parked in a lot in the 500 block of South Broadway Avenue. When he returned, the vehicle was gone. Police received notification that the vehicle was found crashed on Cunningham Road, with the Ohio State Highway Patrol investigating.
- Matthew Castillo, 26, of 394 N. Lundy Ave., was cited for no operator's license after police were called at 12:36 p.m. Sunday to the Salem High School parking lot near Ninth Street for a reckless operator and a car allegedly struck in the snow. Officers arrived to find a small group of people with the car, including the school custodian who reported helping to get the car unstuck. The driver said he got stuck turning around and seemed to dodge questions about him operating recklessly. He displayed a non-driver card from Oklahoma and had no license to drive.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
- Police responded to a Lisbon Road residence at 8:25 p.m. Feb. 23 where a woman wanted her boyfriend to leave following a verbal altercation.
- Police responded to a Lisbon Road residence at 8:41 p.m. Feb. 24 where the resident said he had had a verbal altercation with his daughter regarding Internet use and wanted her to listen better.
- An officer responded to the West Branch High School for a sex offense reported by a juvenile female at 4:25 p.m. Feb. 25.
- Police responded to a reported assault at the Sharon Lynn girls home at 4:24 p.m. Feb. 27.
- Police responded to a reported assault at the Sharon Lynn girls home at 8:43 p.m. Feb. 27.
- Police responded to a burglary report in the 6000 block of Garfield Road at 3:20 p.m. Feb. 28.
- Police responded to a juvenile complaint at the Sharon Lynn girls home at 5:19 p.m. Feb. 28.
- Police responded to a burglary report in the 6000 block of state Route 165 at 8:41 p.m. Feb. 28.
- Michael T. Joy, 25, 824 W. Sixth St., Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop on Western Reserve Road at state Route 46 for right of way at stops signs at 1:40 a.m. March 9.
- An officer investigated a report of an unruly juvenile in the 600 block of Columbia Street at 10:52 a.m. Saturday.
- An officer investigated a case of a juvenile violating a court order protection in the 400 block of Pearl Street at 11:25 a.m. Saturday.
-An officer responded to the 200 block of Main Street for a possible fight at 3:57 p.m. Sunday.
- An officer assisted the Columbiana County Sheriff's Office in attempting to locate a man and woman fighting on Beeson Mill Road at 10:35 p.m. Sunday.
- An officer investigated a possible prowler at a 300 block Columbia Street home at 10:41 p.m. Sunday.