- An officer on patrol at 11:54 a.m. Thursday placed a 48-hour warning tag on a white car parked in the same space for several days on Cleveland Street. The registration came back to an owner in Sacramento, Calif. Vehicles can't be parked in the same spot on the street for more than 48 hours at a time.
- Police responded to the 600 block of South Union Avenue for a parking complaint at 11:32 a.m. Thursday involving a truck and trailer blocking an alley. The caller said the driver refused to move it. An officer found the truck with an unloaded trailer. Yard work was being performed. The officer spoke to the driver and the truck was moved, opening the alley to traffic.
- A business owner reported at 11:23 a.m. Thursday that someone had filled the dumpster with garbage, leaving no room for the trash from the business. A name was located and an attempt will be made to contact the person.
- A white dog and a black dog were seen running through yards in the 900 block of Liberty Street at 11:08 a.m. Thursday after someone reported dogs at large. Officers could not catch the animals, with the humane officer contacted. Officers learned the white dog belonged to a certain house, but no one was home. A warning tag for dog at large was left on the door. At 11:45 a.m. while checking on the dogs, a resident came out and reported someone drove through her back yard and ran over a bush during the night.
- A domestic in progress was reported at 10:05 a.m. Thursday in the 800 block of North Lincoln Avenue. A woman reported her husband began to yell at her for no reason, threw her to the ground and then broke her cell phone as she tried to call for the police. She had no visible injuries. The husband could not be found.
- A caller at 10:03 a.m. Thursday reported child endangering in the 100 block of West State Street. Police were unable to locate a gray Dodge hatchback with a juvenile riding on someone's lap.
- An alarm activated at 5:09 a.m. Thursday for a residence on Maple Street, but the home was found secure.
- Steven B. McKinney, 22, of 1193 Maple St., was taken into custody on an outstanding arrest warrant and also charged with resisting arrest at his residence at 2:33 a.m. Thursday. He allegedly began resisting when officers were attempting to take him into custody.
- Dawn Yarwood, of the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue, reported at 11:38 p.m. Wednesday that a tree branch fell from a neighbor's yard and destroyed a fence. She was told her options.
- James L. Heverly, of 364 S. Ellsworth Ave., was taken into custody at his residence for a parole violation at 8:07 p.m. Wednesday and taken to the Columbiana County jail.
- An officer responded to Cashland on East State Street at 6:16 p.m. Wednesday to assist employees in returning property to its owner. The business had received an item that had been stolen the prior year and the owner came to pick it up.
- During the storm Wednesday, police were called at 5:54 p.m. to Dairy Queen on West State Street for the boards on the windows coming loose and hitting the glass. The boards had come off the windows and were on the ground, no longer hitting the glass. The keyholder was contacted. At 5:45 p.m., a gust of wind knocked down a street sign at Newgarden Avenue and Arch Street.
- Police were called at 5:48 p.m. Wednesday to the area of South Lincoln Avenue and Aetna Street for a person climbing a tree. He said he was just bored and climbed the tree before proceeding on his way.
- Gregory Rhodes, 54, of East Fourth Street, was cited for assured clear distance after his westbound vehicle on East State Street struck the rear of another westbound vehicle driven by Pamela Hammel, 59, of Monroe Avenue, who was slowing/stopped for traffic at the intersection at Hawley at 2:42 p.m. Wednesday.
- A domestic dispute was reported at 2:35 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of West Pershing Street. Officers learned it was verbal only, with nothing physical. The woman said everything was okay and the man was leaving for work.
- Police responded to the 500 block of Columbia Street for a 911 call at 1:38 p.m. Wednesday and found all parties involved in the back alley. A woman alleged her daughter took her purse from her home on Fifth Street. She said she was given a ride to Columbia Street by her adult son where she said she found her daughter's car and her purse was inside, but the wallet was missing. When officers arrived, she had the purse with her so they did not see it in the car as claimed. The daughter denied knowledge of the purse and said her car was stuck in the mud. She gave consent for a search and the wallet was not found. A warrant was found for the adult son and the daughter did not have a valid license, so she was told she couldn't drive her car. Jerry Malone II, 33, who last known address was West Fifth Street, was taken into custody on a warrant for larceny from Alliance Police.
- A business representative in the 200 block of Ellsworth Avenue reported a possible scam Wednesday, saying he received a request via fax from a woman who resides in New Jersey wanting a large amount of different diabetic items for her husband to use in his missionary health care center. Police told him he was correct in not sending anything. He was told to direct her to the police if she makes contact.
- A possible scam was reported at 10:57 a.m. Wednesday by a business in the 100 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. A woman had made contact with the business via email requesting catering for her son's wedding, but they didn't feel comfortable with the deal. The woman claimed to be in the hospital and said she couldn't meet with them and wanted to use a credit card. The business was told to have her call police if the woman contacts them again.
- Police were called to Smith Oil in the 900 block of East State Street Wednesday morning for a dispute. A man pumped 13.31 gallons of gas into his vehicle and paid the clerk $10 cash and put $35 on a credit card after the clerk said he had been swiping his card at the pump and she told him to just come inside to pay. He ended up with an additional $35 charged to his card for a total of 23.6 gallons, but it was determined the vehicle only holds 18.5 gallons. He was told to come back to speak with the manager.
- Police responded to the 900 block of Elberon Avenue at 10:24 p.m. Wednesday to serve Shawn R. Rapp, 25, of 981 Elberon Ave., with a minor misdemeanor citation for possession of marijuana.
- Police responded to the 500 block of Maryland Avenue at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a vehicle with its brake lights left on. The resident couldn't be contacted.
- A woman in the 1100 block of Prospect Street at Salem Acres reported at 7:47 p.m. Wednesday that she was being threatened by her ex-boyfriend and his father from an earlier incident. Police had been flagged down regarding a civil complaint at 5:31 p.m., with both parties told they would need to speak to an attorney. The ex-boyfriend was contacted and told to have no further contact with the woman. While contacting the father, he allegedly made threats of severe physical harm to the woman. After conferring with a prosecutor, police filed a charge of aggravated menacing against Larry D. Hall, 64, of 7716 Depot Road, Lisbon, who was taken into custody by a Columbiana County Sheriff's deputy.
- A tree was reported in the road in the area of Michigan Boulevard and State Boulevard at 3:57 p.m. Wednesday. Police removed the tree.
- A resident in the 1000 block of Beechwood Road reported a hacked email account at 3:44 p.m. Wednesday.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
- Ashley Kathleen George, 33, 376 E. Maryland Ave., Sebring, was cited for failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in Beloit at 11:30 p.m. Monday in which she was westbound on Second Street and allegedly failed to maintain control, traveling off the left side of the road and becoming stuck in a yard. No injury was reported.
- Pam Yuhanick reported at 5:40 p.m. Wednesday she was having problems with an ex-employee of Yuhanick's Dry-Cleaners who was sending text messages.
- Police were called to the county mental health center at 5:32 p.m. March 5 while a patient was being transported to a local hospital to be mentally evaluated.
- Mildred L. Exline, 57, North Lincoln Avenue, Salem, was cited for failure to yield after she pulled into the path of a vehicle driven by John R. Plunkett, 54, state Route 518, Lisbon, resulting in an accident at the intersection of East Lincoln Way and North Vine at 4:54 p.m. March 2.
- Belinda Wells, East Lincoln Way, called for assistance at 9:37 p.m. Monday after her husband passed out while having a coughing spell. Mr. Wells was conscious by the time police arrived but they wanted an ambulance to transport him to a local hospital.
- Police responded to a hang-up call on Monday afternoon about a dispute between a couple on Maple Street over belongings being removed. Police saw a man identified as Paul Hartman packing things into his car and he said his girlfriend, Tara Guy, was the one who called but had left prior to their arrival.
- A call transferred from Salem police on Monday afternoon came from a West Chestnut Street resident who said he did not want Nicole Hilton at his home anymore because she knocks on the door all hours of the night, upsetting his wife. Hilton was told if she would be charged with trespassing if she returned.
- While on patrol, an officer came across a Great Dane at the Circle K at 1:11 a.m. Tuesday, checked the tag and was able to contact the owner.
- A person by the name of Denise called at 11:24 a.m. Tuesday to say she was concerned about someone named Bruce who lives near Smith Oil because he had not been to bingo for a while. Police stopped at his home on East Lincoln Way and spoke to Bruce, who was fine.