2016-08-25 / News Briefs

Newport Police Log

During the period from Sunday, Aug. 14 through Sunday, Aug. 21, the Newport Police Department responded to 980 calls. Of those, 152 were motor vehicle related; there were 113 motor vehicle violations issued and 39 accident reports.

Police responded to 12 calls of vandalism, 20 noise complaints, 38 animal complaints, 46 home/ business alarm calls, 1 suicide call and 1 bicycle violation or accident. They transported 4 prisoners, conducted 3 funeral escorts, made 11 private tows, assisted 4 other police depts. and 2 agencies. They also made 1 liquor establishment check.

In addition, 21 arrests were made for the following violations:

n 4 arrests were made for larceny
n 4 arrests were made for an open
container
n 3 arrests were made for outstanding bench warrants
n 2 arrests were made for disorderly conduct
n 2 arrests were made for domestic disorderly conduct
n 1 arrest was made for breaking
and entering
n 1 arrest was made for domestic
simple assault
n 1 arrest was made for violating a
no-contact order
n 1 arrest was made for DUI
n 1 arrest was made for vandalism
n 1 arrest was made for driving
without a license or expired

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