2018-11-08 / News Briefs

Newport Police Log

During the period from Monday, Oct 29 through Monday, Nov. 5 the Newport Police Department responded to 598 calls. Of those, 122 were motor vehicle related; there were 90 motor vehicle violations issued and 32 accident reports.

Police responded to 2 noise complaints, 8 animal complaints, 18 suspicious persons or vehicles, 1 suicide call, 12 calls of vandalism, 1 bicycle violation and 55 parking complaints. They performed 61 home/business alarm calls/checks, 36 school security checks, 1 private tow and they transported 3 prisoners, escorted 2 funerals and assisted 4 other police departments and 1 other agency.

In addition, 19 arrests were made for the following violations:

  • 3 were made for domestic simple assault
  • 2 were made for disorderly conduct
  • 2 were made for noise complaints
  • 2 were made for a bench warrant
  • 2 were made for simple assault
  • 1 was made for possession of marijuana (1-5 Kg) with the intent to manufacture or deliver
  • 1 was made for violating a no contact order
  • 1 was made for felony shoplifting
  • 1 was made for trespassing
  • 1 was made for domestic protective orders
  • 1 was made for DUI
  • 1 was made for underage drinking
  • 1 was made for vandalism

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