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POLICE

County Sheriff

— A neighbor dispute was reported at Burtview Place in Butler Township at 8:43 a.m. Tuesday. The woman said her neighbor was blowing leaves onto her property and she wanted a report on file.

— A possible mental incident was reported at 11 p.m. Sunday. The woman told deputies she heard people speaking outside here home and was concerned for her safety. She agreed to voluntarily go to the hospital to be checked out.

— A Buffalo Road, West Township, resident reported at 8:37 a.m. Tuesday her passenger side mirror of her 2011 Chevy Suburban was broken off while her vehicle was parked at her home.

— Don W. Humphrey, Kensington, and Ernest L. Duncan, Lisbon, reported they backed into each other while leaving parking spaces across the aisle from each other in McDonald’s parking lot at 10:40 a.m. Monday. Both appeared responsible with the debris from the collision in the middle of the driveway.

Columbiana

— A man reported that kids tried to set leaves on fire near the walking trail on East Park Avenue at 4:42 p.m. Monday.

Liverpool Township

— Officers investigated a domestic disturbance at 1:05 a.m. Oct. 28 in the 2100 block of Lisbon Street and warned both parties to quiet down or someone would be going to jail.

— An unfounded neighbor complaint was answered at 9:08 p.m. Oct. 25 on Ruth Street, where a caller reported that people having a fire next door might walk on her property.

— A Seventh Avenue woman wanted a report on file about a subject’s repeated attempts to contact her despite a protection order.

— Someone drove through a resident’s yard, striking a rock wall, sometime before noon Oct. 28 in the 1500 block of Shadyside Avenue.

Perry Township

— Police were asked at 12:31 p.m. Tuesday to stop a northbound vehicle on South Lincoln Avenue coming from Lisbon Road. The vehicle in question was located and stopped as it was entering the city limits. Officers stood by until the highway patrol arrived to speak with both parties.

— A suspicious vehicle was reported at 9:03 a.m. Tuesday sitting at the front entrance to the Saxon Club on state Route 9. When police arrived, the vehicle was leaving and the driver recognized as a board member of the club.

— Police made contact Monday with a resident in the 2200 block of Goshen Road regarding lost property, notifying them of the agency to call.

Salem

— Police were called at 10:23 a.m. Monday to the 2300 block of Lexington Avenue to stand by with an ambulance crew while a female was being transported. She needed a mental evaluation at SRMC per the VA hospital. EMT ambulance arrived and the female had thoughts of harming herself and wasn’t making sense. She was taken to the hospital where she became combative several times. A pink slip ordering an evaluation was filled out.

— An officer on patrol at 6:43 p.m. Monday noticed a large amount of smoke in the area of Sebo Stadium on East Pershing Street. The smoke was tracked to a back yard in the 200 block of Woodland where a man was burning leaves and grass clippings in an unattended fire. He was advised of open burning laws and put the fire out with a garden hose.

— An officer at 12:17 a.m. Tuesday stopped a vehicle on Oak near Jefferson after watching it leave Centennial Park when the occupants saw the officer patrolling the park after hours. The male and female said they pulled off to eat their food. They were told park hours and sent on their way, with nothing suspicious observed.

— A caller at 10:28 p.m. Monday requested a well-being check on children in the 600 block of North Howard. The homeowner was advised of the complaint and all the children were inside the residence unharmed.

— A barking dog was reported at 9:13 p.m. Monday in the 100 block of North Ellsworth coming from a car parked behind a business. The area was found quiet with no vehicle around.

— A caller at 5:10 p.m. Monday reported a suspicious vehicle in the 1300 block of East Third Street. Police spoke to a male and female who said they were just looking for change in their car and would be on their way soon.

— Police were called at 2:23 p.m. Monday to the 2700 block of East State Street for a report of drug paraphernalia near a back entrance of a store. Officers found the paraphernalia and disposed of it at the police station.

— Officers attempted to deliver a message to a Prospect Street resident at 1:36 p.m. Monday on behalf of Portage County Sheriff’s Office for recovered property belonging to the person. A family member was contacted to relay the message.

— A woman who had not heard from her daughter in a while called police at noon Monday to request a well-being check on her in the 1700 block of North Ellsworth Avenue. When contacted, the female said she was fine.

— A caller at 11:40 a.m. Monday reported a fight in the 200 block of South Broadway outside a building. Police found that employees working on a building were just talking loudly to each other. There was no fight.

— A door was found ajar at a residence in the 300 block of West Eighth Street at 11:31 a.m. Monday. The interior was checked and no one was found inside. An attempt will be made to contact the owner to see if anyone is living there. The home was described in poor condition.

— Police met with a city housing officer at 9:35 a.m. Monday for an abandoned vehicle on Rose Avenue. A tow company removed the vehicle.

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