— Police were called at 1:57 a.m. Tuesday to the 200 block of East Fourth Street for people to be removed. A man said two males needed to go home. Police determined one was a guest of another resident and the other male wanted to go home but had been drinking. He was given a ride home due to having no other means to get there.

— A woman in the 200 block of East Fourth Street reported at 1:15 a.m. Tuesday that an irate male was threatening her and she wanted something done. Police could not determine if the male threatened her or not. Both live in the same residence and were told to stay separated and avoid talking to each other for now.

— Police responded at 12:21 a.m. Tuesday to the 200 block of East Fourth Street for a report of a female yelling. Officers were not able to hear or locate anyone needing assistance.

— An alarm activation was reported at 12:08 a.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of East State Street, with the business found secure.

— A security alarm went off at 12:02 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of North Broadway Avenue where the business was found secure. The report said the alarm activated due to a large power outage in the city.

— A residential alarm was reported at 11:04 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of Spring Avenue. Everything was found secure. The keyholder arrived and the inside was also checked with nothing out of place.

— Loud music was reported at 10:45 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of East Fourth Street, but was turned down.

— Police responded at 8:24 p.m. Monday to the area of North Lincoln Avenue and East 12th Street for a domestic in progress. Police located the disturbance in the 1200 block of East 12th Street where two juveniles were fighting inside their residence and their mother was trying to keep them separated. An officer spoke to both juveniles.

— A Lisbon woman reported at 8:11 p.m. Monday that her 14-year-old son ran away Friday and she already reported it to the jurisdiction where she resides but wanted to make Salem officers aware because her son often hangs out in Salem. Officers learned later that the juvenile was located and his mother took him home.

— A woman in the 1400 block of East State Street called at 8:05 p.m. Monday to report a female juvenile could not be found and she believed she ran away. While police were there, her daughter called and said the juvenile was with her. The woman was unaware that her daughter took the juvenile to Beaver Creek State Park with other residents and she did not have cell service in the park to call.

— A parking ticket was placed on a vehicle with an expired tag after a caller in the 700 block of East Fourth Street reported at 7:54 p.m. Saturday that the vehicle had not moved in a few days. The owner could not be found.

— Police responded at 6:51 p.m. Monday to Salem Regional Medical Center where a woman from South Lincoln Avenue said her 6-year-old daughter was hit in the head with a plastic object while in the pool at Centennial Park. The officer saw a gash in the juvenile’s head while she was receiving treatment. Officers spoke to the other juvenile involved and his mother and several witnesses. The incident is under investigation.

— A caller at 6:50 p.m. Monday reported juveniles ringing doorbells and then running away in the 900 block of West Wilson Street. Officers located the juvenile and other juveniles and told him to cease his action and also told his mother.

— Police responded at 6:01 p.m. Monday to Mullins Park on South Lincoln Avenue for a case of vandalism. Someone stole the letter S off of the Salem sign near the park, the report said.

— Police checked on a parking complaint in the 800 block of East Third Street at 5:58 p.m. Monday where a vehicle had been parked in front of a residence and had not moved in four days. A warning tag was placed on the vehicle and the owner responded to the scene.

— A resident on Stewart Avenue reported at 3:47 p.m. Monday that there was a young raccoon by a tree in the south side of her driveway that appeared ill. The humane officer was contacted to get the animal and she advised it was not sick and appeared to be just young and lost. The raccoon ran up a tree and stayed there. The resident was told to call back if the animal comes down and becomes a bother.

— A bank card found in a parking lot in the 2800 block of East State Street was turned over to police at 3:01 p.m. Monday, with the bank contacting the owner to pick it up at the police station.

— A man in the 500 block of South Lundy Avenue reported at 12:12 p.m. Monday that his bank card was used to purchase several items from multiple businesses. The case of identity theft is under investigation.

— A man in the 500 block of Franklin reported at 11:45 a.m. Monday that sometime from Thursday to Friday, someone unknown removed his 2005 Chevy Silverado 1500 two-door beige pickup from a lot in the city without his permission. He purchased the vehicle from a dealer in Hanoverton on June 14. There were a few things wrong and he was trying to get them repaired. It was unknown at the time of the report where the truck was located or who may have taken the keys.

— A spokesperson from the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce, 713 E. State St., reported at 9:10 a.m. Monday that someone unknown took a large flower memorial pot and threw it against the southeast corner of the building, removing it from near the east side entrance/exit door. The pot was broken and the flower/dirt, memorial plate were left against the building.

— Police responded at 8:53 a.m. Monday to the 200 block of Hawley for a suspicious item on the sidewalk. It was determined to be a fireworks canister and was properly destroyed.


— A clerk at Circle K South on South Lincoln Avenue gave police a temporary permit card belonging to a Salem man at 3:36 a.m. Tuesday. The card will be at the police station for the owner to pick up.

— Police responded at 9:59 p.m. Monday to the 1300 block of West State Street for a possible fight, finding that a man and woman were having a loud argument. Both were checked for warrants and nothing was found.

— A caller at 9:04 p.m. Monday reported a female pushing a stroller along the road in the area of Georgetown Road and West Pershing Street. No one was found.

— A stray dog was reported walking across a man’s yard on Allen Road at 4:14 p.m. Monday. The dog was not found.


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