2013-12-27 / News Briefs

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, Dec. 16 to Sunday, Dec. 22 , the Newport Police Department responded to 582 calls. Of those, 124 were motor vehicle related; there were 88 motor vehicle violations issued, 26 accident reports and 2 private tows.

The police also responded to 3 noise complaints, 6 animal complaints, 2 suicide calls, 149 home/business alarm calls, and 1 incident of vandalism. They also transported 6 prisoners. They recorded 9 instances of assisting other police departments and 12 instances of assisting other agencies.

In addition, 22 arrests were made for the following violations:

n 5 arrests were made for outstanding bench warrants.
n 5 arrests were made for domestic simple assault.
n 3 arrests were made for disorderly conduct.
n 1 arrest was made for leaving
the scene of a collision.
n 1 arrest was made for violationg a no contact order.
n1 arrest was made for larceny.
n1 arrest was made for driving
without a license or expired.
n 1 arrest was made for DUI.
n1 arrest was made for a felony
assault.
n 1 arrest was made for vandalism. n 1 arrest was made for underage drinking.
n 1 arrest was made for possession of crack cocaine.

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