2017-02-16 / News Briefs

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, Feb. 6 through Monday, Feb. 13, the Newport Police Department responded to 557 calls. Of those, 128 were motor vehicle related; there were 106 motor vehicle violations issued and 22 accident reports.

Police responded to 4 calls of vandalism, 5 noise complaints, 7 animal complaints, and 15 home/ business alarm calls/checks. They transported 6 prisoners, made 6 school security checks, answered 2 missing person calls, 1 suicide call, responded to 11 suspicious persons or vehicles, a shot fired, stolen vehicle, and held a DARE class. Police also assisted 7 other police departments and 5 other agencies.

In addition, 25 arrests were made for the following violations:

n 4 arrests were made for domestic simple assault
n 3 arrests were made for underage drinking
n 3 arrests were made for larceny
n 2 arrests were made for simple
assault
n 2 arrests were made for DUI
n 1 arrest was made for possession of marijuana
n 1 arrest was made for felony
assault
n 1 arrest was made for public
urination
n 1 arrest was made for violating
a family court order
n 1 arrest was made for cyberstalking n 1 arrest was made for second
degree robbery
n 1 arrest was made for littering
n 1 arrest was made for noise
complaint
n 1 arrest was made for stealing
an animal
n 1 arrest was made for assault
on a person over 60
n 1 arrest was made for driving
with a suspended or revoked
license

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