- A caller at 1:25 p.m. Wednesday reported a case of child endangerment for children left in a vehicle in the Walmart parking lot. The vehicle was not found.
- A man found sleeping on the steps of the Salem Public Library last week was taken into custody at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday for a warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia. Michael S. Vrabel, 50, of 521 W. Wilson St., had been seen walking by an off-duty officer aware of the warrant and was located on South Lincoln Avenue near East Pershing Street. A report said a drug instrument was found on him after he eventually woke up when police responded to the library at 11:22 a.m. June 26. At the time, he was transported to the Salem Regional Medical Center and the drug instrument was brought back to the police station.
- A woman in the 1200 block of East Pershing Street reported at 10:14 a.m. Wednesday that someone stole her credit card and there were many charges she did not permit.
- Police responded at 9:05 a.m. Wednesday to the 100 block of West Fourth Street for a report of menacing. Family members sharing a residence were having verbal disputes and the callers were ordered to leave by other residents. Parties were told they all have the same rights and no one can be ordered out without an eviction notice.
- Police responded to a motor vehicle lockout with a small child inside the vehicle at 6:39 a.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of Columbia Street. Officers were able to get inside.
- A possible fight was reported at 2:44 a.m. Wednesday in the Butech parking lot at the corner of South Broadway and Franklin. Officers saw two males standing face to face arguing. They separated upon seeing police and all parties were sent on their way, with others advised to clear the parking lot.
- A resident in the 200 block of Woodland Avenue called at 2:01 a.m. Wednesday to report seeing a light turn on in a neighbor's garage. He didn't believe anyone was home. Officers saw the light on but did not see anyone inside through a window. They found an unsecured door and announced themselves, getting no response. They checked the interior and found no one inside.
- Police were called to Sparkle Market, 423 S. Lundy Ave., at 1:37 a.m. Wednesday for an alarm activation. The exterior of the business was checked and found secure. A keyholder arrived and officers checked the interior and found all in order.
- An assault was reported at 1:12 a.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of Newgarden Avenue where a juvenile reported he heard two people walking outside the garage door and went outside to look. He saw two people hiding behind a tree. One who was wearing a black ski mask ran at him on the street and hit him in the face then fled the scene. Police were unable to find anyone.
- Stephanie Pierson, of East Ninth Street, reported at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday that sometime over the past couple of months, someone removed jewelry from her residence without her permission, including a ring, pendant and earring.
- The Ashtabula post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol requested police check for a person in the 1300 block of West State Street at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday and deliver a message to them. The person was contacted and told to call Ashtabula OSHP.
- A suspicious vehicle was reported at 2:09 a.m. Wednesday parked behind Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue. An officer spoke with the driver who said she's traveling and became tired and decided to rest a while. She was told that was fine.
- Police responded at 7:38 p.m. Tuesday to the 1100 block of West Perry Street for a report of a suspicious male climbing in and out of apartment windows. Police made contact with the person and learned he was the maintenance manager for the apartments.
- Police were called at 6:22 p.m. Tuesday to the area of state Route 45 and Benton Road for a traffic hazard created by a deer carcass in the road. The carcass was removed.
- Loud music was reported at 5:40 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of Benton Road. The music was found coming from a vehicle parked in a driveway, with the people told to turn the music down for the rest of the night.
- An unknown disturbance was reported at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of Pembrooke Drive. Occupants in the building said everything was fine. Police found the noise coming from a newly purchased surround sound and advised the residents to keep the volume down for the night.
- Katie Matthews, 19, of Allen Drive, Salem, was cited for reasonable control after she said she swerved to miss an animal while westbound on Stewart Road and traveled off of the road, striking a pole and shearing it in half at 1:46 p.m. Tuesday.
- A Stanton Avenue man requested at 3:58 a.m. Tuesday police help him turn his heat off.
- Someone reported at 10:46 a.m. Tuesday a woman was yelling obscenities and waving clothing items on Union Street. Police found Jamie Booher in her own yard talking to herself.
- Sara Rapp, West Southern Avenue reported at 6:18 p.m. Tuesday that sometime around 5:40 p.m. Tuesday a piece of metal from possibly a sewer drain struck her tire causing it to flatten while she was on Fairfield or Southern avenues.
- Police went to 1073 Fairfield Avenue at 11:55 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a domestic and found it had only been a verbal dispute. No charges were filed.
GOSHEN POLICE DISTRICT
- Police responded to the 14000 block of state Route 14 at 7:49 p.m. June 15 where a resident reported someone was shooting on her property without permission. The man was warned off the property.
- Police responded to the 12000 block of U.S. Route 62 at 7:49 p.m. June 15 where a resident reported a juvenile of the home was running around outside completely nude and had damaged the interior of the residence.
- Timothy W. Brothers, 19, Youngstown, was cited for right of way at intersections following a two-vehicle crash in Green Township at 7:56 June 19 in which he was northbound on Beaver Creek Road and failed to yield at the stop sign at state Route 165, striking a westbound vehicle driven by Herman J. Lehman, 62, Columbiana. No injuries were reported.
- Officers responded to the Sharon Lynn girls home at noon June 20 where staff members reported a verbal argument that escalated into a physical altercation.
- A Main Street, Beloit, resident reported at 1:28 p.m. June 20 that a former friend had been leaving him threatening telephone messages.
- Brian D. Snoddy, 22, 94444 Stratton Road, Salem, was charged with operating a vehicle intoxicated following a traffic stop for left of center at 2:33 a.m. June 21.
- Timothy J. Vinopal, 55, 5002 Leffingwell Road, Canfield, was charged with leaving the scene and failure to control following a one-vehicle crash in Goshen Township at 3:28 a.m. June 21 in which he was southbound on state Route 45 and traveled off the west side of the roadway striking a street sign then fled the vehicle before officers arrived.
- Two residents in the 17000 block of Fairview Street, Beloit, reported at 10 a.m. June 21 someone overnight had damaged their mailboxes.
- Robert E. Wilkerson, 25, New Castle, Pa., and Joel A. Ramer, 29, Youngstown, were arrested by the Ohio Investigative Unit with assistance from Goshen police for carrying a concealed weapon at 7:20 p.m. June 21.
- Jason P. Sidwell, 30, 4741 Whinnery Road, Salem, was charged with disorderly conduct while intoxicated with persistence after an officer observed him physically resisting a security guard's efforts to remove him from the location at 9:15 p.m. June 21.
-Lisa J. Mountz, 53, St. Jacob-Logtown Road, Leetonia, was cited Monday evening after her dog was found running loose and in the yard of her neighbor, Jeffrey B. Waters, who said this happens frequently. Constable Dan Valentine assisted Mountz in getting her dog home.