2016-05-05 / News Briefs

Newport Police Log

During the period from Sunday, April 25, through Sunday, May 1, the Newport Police Department responded to 652 calls. Of those, 166 were motor vehicle related; there were 124 motor vehicle violations issued and 42 accident reports.

The police also conducted 14 school security checks and 3 DARE classes. They responded to 4 calls of vandalism, 8 private tows, 11 noise complaints, 13 animal complaints, and 15 home/ business alarm calls. They transported 3 prisoners and assisted 9 other police departments.

In addition, 13 arrests were
made for the following violations:
n 3 arrests were made for disorderly conduct
n 3 arrests were made for domestic simple assault
n 1 arrest was made for DUI
n 1 arrest was made for trespassing n 1 arrest was made for an outstanding bench warrant
n 1 arrest was made for larceny
n 1 arrest was made for obstructing an officer
n 1 arrest was made for transportation of alcohol by a minor
n 1 arrest was made for possession of alcohol by a minor

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