— Officers and fire department first responders went to the 2100 block of Monroe at 4:41 a.m. Thursday for a medical. A female was taken by ambulance to Salem Regional Medical Center.

— An officer on patrol at 8:01 p.m. Wednesday located an open gate in the 300 block of West Second Street. The keyholder was made aware and the gate was secured.

— A possible dispute was reported at 7:21 p.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of East Fourth Street where dispatch advised there were two hangup calls from someone associated with a residence and yelling was heard in the background. Officers attempted several times but were unable to make contact. Officers did not hear any yelling or disturbance.

— Police were called at 7:19 p.m. Wednesday to Southeast Elementary School on Merle Road for a harassment complaint. During a basketball game, the referees made a call that two adults did not agree with. When the referees asked the male and female to leave, the male made comments about following the referees out to the parking lot then causing physical harm.

— A drive-off was reported at 6:55 p.m. Wednesday at Smith Oil on East State Street, but later in the evening, a clerk at Smith Oil called to say the male had returned and paid for the gasoline. The male then came to the police station and told officers he attempted to swipe his debit card for payment at the pump. He then checked his bank account when he got home and noticed there was no money withdrawn so he returned to pay. He was assured no charges would be filed.

— A 911 hangup call was reported at 6:51 p.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of South Broadway Avenue, but no contact could be made.

— A caller at 4:48 p.m. Wednesday reported young children in a vehicle with no car seats in the area of South Lincoln Avenue and East Pershing Street. The vehicle was not found.

— A resident in the 900 block of Home Circle called police at 2:39 p.m. Wednesday to report a loud garbage truck in her neighborhood in the early hours of the morning. She was told there was no city ordinance being violated. She said she understood and was already told the same by the garbage truck company.

— Police responded to a harassment complaint at 10:59 a.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of Continental Drive and advised a woman it was civil in nature. She was told her options.

— An audible alarm was reported at a closed business in the 1100 block of Salem Parkway at 6:46 a.m. Wednesday. The exterior was secure.

— Police were called at 5:59 a.m. Wednesday for a traffic complaint in the 1400 block of Quaker Court. The owner said he would take care of the issue.

New Waterford

— Officers responded to the area of state Route 46 at 10:51 p.m. Friday, for a possible intoxicated driver complaint. Officers followed the vehicle but did not observe any traffic violations.

— Officers responded to the 3300 block of Pinewood Drive at approximately 2:55 p.m. Saturday, for a criminal mischief complaint involving an unknown liquid thrown onto a vehicle. The matter is under investigation.

— At approximately 1:13 p.m. Tuesday, officers responded to the 3900 block of Boardman Street for a vehicle lock out. Entry was gained to the vehicle.

— At approximately 2:14 p.m. Tuesday, officers spoke to a resident of the 3300 block of Pinewood Drive regarding a possible violation of a protection order. It was determined that no violation had occurred.

— At approximately 6:11 hours p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to the 3700 block of Silliman Street for a vehicle lock out. Entry was gained to the vehicle for the owner.

Salem Fire Reports

— Firefighters were called at 8:58 a.m. Thursday to the 200 block of South Ellsworth for a commercial fire alarm advising water flow. The sprinkler company was making repairs, causing the alarm.


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