2015-02-26 / News Briefs

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, Feb. 16 through Sunday, Feb. 23 the Newport Police Department responded to 521 calls. Of those, 122 were motor vehicle related; there were 80 motor vehicle violations issued and 42 accident reports.

The police also responded to 3 noise complaints, 14 animal complaints, 49 home/business alarm calls, 2 private tows and 1 incident of vandalism. They transported 6 prisoners, escorted 1 funerals and 2 suicide calls.

They recorded 4 instances of assisting other police departments and 9 instances of assisting other agencies.

In addition, 26 arrests were made for the following violations: n5 arrests were made for outstanding bench warrants.

n 3 arrests were made for larceny.
n3 arrests were made for driving
without a license or expired.
n3 arrests were made for violating a no contact order.
n 2 arrests were made for driving with a suspended or revoked
license.
n2 arrests were made for domestic simple assault.
n1 arrest was made for DUI.
n1 arrest was made for trespassing. n1 arrest was made for underage
drinking.
n1 arrest was made for embezzlement/ fraud.
n1 arrest was made for public
urination.

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