- Police from Wiggins, Miss., requested at 6 p.m. Wednesday an officer attempt to make contact with a North Vine Street resident for a possible fraud case they were investigating. Columbiana police went to the home but could not reach the resident and a card was left for them to contact the police station.
- Marcia Shaffer, 3253 Creek Road, New Waterford, was cited for no operator's license following a traffic stop at 8:20 p.m. Wednesday.
- An officer responded to a report of a loose cow on North State Street at 10 a.m. Thursday headed toward Columbiana. The officer was unable to find the bovine which the dispatcher was unable to identify as Jersey, Holstein or black angus, nor its speed of travel.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
- Ryan H. Hamilton, 27, 109 Meadowwood Circle, Salem, was arrested for operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop on U.S. Route 62 at state Route 165 for traveling left of center at 2:51 a.m. May 24.
- Gregory E. Crase, 42, 65 Cedarwood St., Beloit, was arrested for operating a vehicle intoxicated and driving under suspension following a traffic stop on Main Street in Beloit for traveling left of center at 11:54 p.m. Monday.
- A caller reported seeing a man walking in the alley behind the Weber Funeral Home with a gun strapped to his back at 11:19 p.m. Tuesday. Police checked the area but did not find anyone about.
- Wendell Cole called for police to meet him at the Old Judge House on West Lincoln Way after the burglar alarm went off at 9:44 p.m. Tuesday. The house was found to be secure.
- Police were called to Applegrove Apartments at 11:41 p.m. Thursday in regard to a resident who was confused and unable to stand. The officers waited until an ambulance arrived to transport her to a local hospital to be examined.
- A caller at 10:11 p.m. Wednesday reported an argument in the 1100 block of Prospect Street where police made contact with a homeowner who said there was no verbal fight. Both people at the residence said there was no verbal fight.
- A caller at 5:59 p.m. Wednesday reported two males fighting in the 1300 block of Pembrooke Drive. Salem Police also responded along with Perry Township Police and learned one of the males had left in a vehicle and the other one was still on scene. The male on scene told police there was an altercation between him and the other male over an ongoing civil matter at the residence, starting as an argument that turned physical. He refused medical attention and refused to press charges. A Salem Police report said the male had an argument with his girlfriend and she called a male friend who came to the residence and assaulted him. He gathered some belongings and had a family member respond to provide a ride.
- A resident in the 300 block of Pine Lake Road spoke with police at 5:27 p.m. Wednesday about the neighbors' cats always on their property, saying they're tired of having to call the neighbors to come and get the cats. Police spoke with the neighbors and addressed the problem. They said it would not happen again.
- A resident in the 300 block of Plymouth Place spoke with an officer at 4:42 p.m. Wednesday about the Salem Water Department leaving a pile of dirt partially on the roadway without any warning markers. Police contacted the Salem Water Department about the problem. They said they would take care of it.
- A resident from the 1000 block of Overlook Drive responded to the police department at 2:09 p.m. Wednesday to report being harassed by a neighbor after arriving home. He did not know exactly which neighbor it was. He was told to call police next time and have an officer respond to the house to speak with them.
- The owner of Colian's Superior Landscaping on Depot Road reported at 9:41 a.m. Wednesday that scrap stolen sometime between May 22 and 23 was taken to Downtown Metals and Recycling. He provided police with a receipt with information from when it was taken there.
- An erratic driver was reported at 7:35 a.m. Thursday traveling west on East Third Street in a maroon Chevy S-10 with a missing front grille. The vehicle was not found.
- Police were called at 12:54 a.m. Thursday to the 1100 block of Fairview Avenue for an unknown person actively damaging a vehicle parked in a driveway. Nobody was located in the drive and no damage was observed. Officers spoke with a male resident who said he saw a male 15 to 16 years old wearing a black jacket and a ball hat attempting to get into the vehicle. All the doors were secure and nobody was found.
- A father came to the police station at 12:14 a.m. Thursday to report his son missing. A missing person's report was filed, but prior to the information being entered into the law enforcement data base, he told police the son was now home.
- Police responded to the 100 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for a reported dispute at 11:47 p.m. Wednesday, locating a husband and wife who had a verbal dispute. They reported no physical violence occurred nor was any observed.
- A caller at 9:03 p.m. Wednesday reported someone riding an ATV around the cemetery in the 1000 block of North Lincoln Avenue. A person was located in the 900 block and said they started the ATV but did not ride it.
- A loud person complaint was reported at 7:53 p.m. Wednesday in the 1600 block of South Lincoln Avenue, but nothing was found.
- A caller at 7:31 p.m. Wednesday reported reckless driving at Centennial Park. Police spoke with the driver and told him the consequences if it continues.
- A caller at Circle K East, 1125 E. State St., reported at 6:11 p.m. Wednesday that an irate person was inside the store. Police spoke to employees who said two patrons had been yelling and acting disorderly. An officer told the two people to leave and not return.
- An anonymous caller at 5:31 p.m. Wednesday reported hearing neighbors yelling loudly at each other in the 800 block of Morris Street. Police spoke with the people who said no fight was taking place and they did not believe they were being loud. Police had also been called to the 800 block of Morris Street at 4:01 p.m. Wednesday for a possible domestic, but the residents said no one was arguing or fighting.
- Paul Rice reported at 5:24 p.m. Wednesday that he found a bicycle on the front porch of his rental property on East State Street and could not find the owner. An officer took the bicycle to be held at the police department until it's claimed.
- A woman in the 200 block of Vine Avenue reported at 4:03 p.m. Wednesday that she had been receiving phone calls via a private number that were vulgar in nature. She was told her options. An officer attempted to contact the male possibly involved, but the phone number was disconnected.
- A woman came to the police station at 3:47 p.m. Wednesday regarding an incident between her daughter and another girl that happened at the school on East Sixth Street. She had also notified the school. She was told her options.