- Christopher Wargo, 34, of North Plymouth Street, Hanoverton, was cited for assured clear distance after his vehicle struck the rear of another southbound vehicle on North Lincoln Avenue near East 11th Street driven by Dorothy Simon, 61, of West South Range Road, who was stopped waiting to turn onto East 11th Street at 1:42 p.m. Thursday. Wargo was unable to stop and swerved to the right in an attempt to avoid a collision, but struck the rear of the Simon vehicle. No injuries were reported.
- A ticket was issued after police were called at 12:47 p.m. Thursday for a parking complaint in the 300 block of Fair Avenue where a vehicle was parked on the wrong side of the road.
- Juveniles were reported in the road on East Fourth Street at 12:46 p.m. Thursday, but were not found.
- A barking dog was reported at 12:35 p.m. Thursday in the 200 block of Woodland Avenue where an officer found a dog tied to a tree and caught under the porch. After it was untangled, the dog stopped barking. A warning/violation tag was left for the owner.
- Officers responded to a residential alarm in the 900 block of Jefferson Avenue at 7:53 a.m. Thursday. Workers on the roof said they must have set it off while working on the house.
- Debris was recovered by officers after being reported in the road at Oak Street and Southeast Boulevard at 7:28 a.m. Thursday.
- Mark Brewer, 52, of 31474 state Route 172, East Rochester, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence and a turn signal violation after a traffic stop at 3:50 a.m. Thursday on Cunningham Road near East State Street.
- Dogs were reported at large on Olive Street at 3:33 a.m. Thursday, but weren't found.
- A domestic was reported at 12:33 a.m. Thursday on South Broadway Avenue at Franklin Street where police found a man and woman who were boyfriend and girlfriend and had an argument. The man had a small cut around his left eye, but wouldn't say how he was injured. The woman said she threw her cell phone and inadvertantly struck him. He refused treatment. She said he didn't hit her and was only trying to take the cell phone off of her.
- A domestic in progress was reported at 10:28 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of East Fourth Street. An officer spoke with a man who said he and his nephew had been in a physical altercation and the nephew left the area. He was told his options.
- Loud music was reported at 10:20 p.m. Wednesday on Rose Avenue and East Fourth Street, but nothing was heard.
- Police responded to a business in the 100 block of North Lincoln Avenue where an employee reported at 10:16 p.m. Wednesday that a suspicious male called and said he just wanted someone to talk to and became vulgar and explicit with the employee, who ended the call. The person called back several times and apologized. The employee was told if the problem persists, a phone harassment complaint can be made.
- A dog was reported in the road at South Lincoln Avenue and Summit Street at 10:16 p.m. Wednesday, but was not found.
- An officer on patrol at 8:57 p.m. Wednesday saw a vehicle parked near the northwest corner of the Salem Public Library on East State Street, which was closed. The vehicle was occupied and contact was made with the occupants who said they were accessing a free wi-fi hotspot in the area on a cell phone.
- Police responded to an alley south of the 100 block of East State Street at 8:18 p.m. Wednesday for two males with flashlights who appeared suspicious. The two people were identified as local residents who said they were taking photos of interesting scenes in the streets and alleys around town. Neither had a flashlight, only cameras.
- Police were called Wednesday night to the 100 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for an unlocked vehicle with the keys in the ignition. An officer secured the vehicle and placed the keys in a drop box at the business.
- Frank Zamarelli of Salem Computer Center talked to police at 3:29 p.m. Wednesday about a possible fraud or theft that recently happened. The incident is under investigation.
- Police responded to the 1100 block of Elberon Avenue for a civil issue at 9 p.m. Wednesday involving a child custody dispute between a man and a woman.
- A domestic dispute was reported between mother and daughter in the 1700 block of West State Street at 6:01 p.m. Wednesday. Police learned the mother was attempting to stop her 15-year-old daughter from leaving with her 18-year-old boyfriend. Both parties were told to stay away from each other for the rest of the night and talk when they're both calmed down.
- A reckless operator was reported at 5:19 p.m. Wednesday in the area of North Ellsworth Avenue near J. Wilson Drive coming into the township. The vehicle was not found.
- Officers responded to a 400 block Washington Street home at 4:20 a.m. where the homeowners reported finding the home burglarized and valuables missing upon returning to the home that morning. Fingerprints were obtained and forwarded to the Bureau of Criminal Investigation.
- An officer responded to a report of a loud party in the 700 block of Columbia Street at 11:33 p.m. Sunday that was keeping up the children whom the complainant was babysitting. The officer told a man at the party to turn down the music and he complied.