- A resident in the 1100 block of South Lincoln Avenue called at 12:15 p.m. Thursday to report finding a license plate on South Lincoln, possibly left behind by the person who ran over his hedges. The plate was placed in the dispatch center for pickup by the owner.
- A woman in the 1200 block of East Fourth Street reported at 9:40 a.m. Thursday that she left her residence Wednesday and returned to find a company had taken the lock off the door, changed it and padlocked her garage. She's been in communications with the mortgage company the past two weeks and was unaware this was going to happen. The gas grill was taken from the front porch, also. The realtor told her to file a police report. She was told it's a civil matter. She said the mortgage company won't answer the phone and paperwork was left saying the home was winterized. They claimed the home was vacant and she claims it is not and she has belongings inside.
- A tree branch was reported in the center of the road at East State Street and Highland Avenue at 6:35 a.m. Thursday. An officer moved it.
- An officer on patrol at 3:34 a.m. Thursday stopped a vehicle for a traffic offense in the 2500 block of East State Street, giving the driver a warning. The driver consented to a search of the vehicle, with several items of contraband observed. The driver was advised of possible pending charges for an item recovered from the vehicle.
- A domestic was reported in the 1200 block of Southeast Boulevard at 6:37 p.m. Wednesday. Police learned there was an argument and both people involved showed minor marks they said were caused by one another. The incident wasn't domestic violence, but both were told they could pursue assault charges against the other. Neither wanted to pursue charges and went their separate ways.
- Joey Morris, 29, of 1194 E. Third St., was taken into custody on a Columbiana County warrant for failure to appear after an officer on patrol saw him at 5:46 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of West State Street and knew about the warrant. The warrant was confirmed and Morris was taken into custody and turned over to a deputy.
- An anonymous caller at 5:35 p.m. Wednesday reported a vehicle driven by a male with no license in the 700 block of West State Street. The vehicle was not located.
- Steven Knoedler, 24, of Ohio Avenue, was cited for assured clear distance after his northbound vehicle on Ohio Avenue struck the rear of a northbound vehicle driven by Kathryn Hopple, 35, of Alliance, who was stopped waiting to turn into a parking lot at 4:18 p.m. Wednesday. A passenger in Knoedler's vehicle, Ashley Lease, 24, also of Ohio Avenue, was taken to Salem Regional Medical Center for possible injuries.
- A caller at 2:42 p.m. Wednesday reported a reckless driver of a CARTS bus traveling west on state Route 14. Officers located five CARTS vans at the Salem Kidney Center where one driver said he was driving from Washingtonville and a car got in his blind spot. He attempted to avoid a confrontation with the driver and continued towards Salem. The officer didn't see any violations and noted the driver appeared normal.
- Mara Richards, of the 600 block of Continental Drive, reported at 2:07 p.m. Wednesday that someone removed a stove from the back of their residence between Monday and Wednesday. She called later and said the landlord removed the stove.
- Jason Murphy, of East 11th Street, reported at 2:54 p.m. Wednesday that a GPS unit was taken from his vehicle which was parked in his drive.
- A barking dog was reported at 3:19 a.m. Wednesday on Harley Avenue. The responding officer could hear the homeowner of the animal talking inside the residence, but she would not answer the door. The animal was taken inside.
- Police responded at 8:31 p.m. Tuesday to the 700 block of Michigan Boulevard for a domestic dispute, speaking to both parties separately and finding the incident turned physical. Jessica Nihart, 31, of 701 Michigan Boulevard, was charged with domestic violence and taken to the Columbiana County jail.
- Pat Kuhlman, Manor Circle, reported at 2:59 a.m. Wednesday several vehicles were entered along the street.
- Someone reported at 3:28 a.m. Wednesday two suspicious vehicles have been in the St. Mary's parking lot on West Garfield Road since midnight. Police spoke with both drivers and found they were employees who got off shift at midnight and were just talking.
- Police were requested at the high school at 11:38 a.m. Wednesday for a man who came into the office and then went to the restroom without signing in.
- Washingtonville police requested assistance with a report of credit card theft at 11:54 a.m. Wednesday.
- A man reported at 3 p.m. Wednesday a vehicle southbound on South Avenue was weaving all over the road. Police saw the vehicle pull into a garage on Herbster and observed no violations.
- A sheriff's deputy requested assistance with locating a South Middle Street juvenile who did not return home from school as of 4:59 p.m. Wednesday. The juvenile could not be found.
- Nathan Carpenter reported at 11:25 p.m. Wednesday a person was driving a silver Cobalt recklessly around Firestone Avenue and it woke him up.
Constable Dan Valentine received a report from a resident in the 600 block of Lisbon Canfield Road, Salem, at 4:17 p.m. Wednesday advising that her 13-year-old daughter went with a relative and refused to return home. The complainant said she was grounded for a video she posted on Facebook.