— An officer on patrol at 3:25 a.m. Wednesday saw a vehicle parked inside Waterworth Memorial Park after closing hours. Contact was made with the occupants, they were advised of park hours and left without incident.
— Police spoke with a female from North Ellsworth Avenue at 11:37 p.m. Tuesday about a possible child abuse case regarding her juvenile son and an adult male. She was advised to have her son looked at by a medical professional. She said the incident would have occurred a month prior to the report. The report will be sent to Children Services. An attempt was made to contact the adult male, but no contact was made.
— An officer on patrol at the Salem Community Center, 1098 N. Ellsworth Ave., at 10:51 p.m. Tuesday saw an open door leading to the soccer field. The officer and K-9 Argo checked the interior soccer and basketball doors, finding both secure. The officer secured the outside door and the alarm went off. The keyholder arrived and was advised of the issue.
— Suspicious activity was reported at 7:31 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of South Lincoln Avenue where a woman said the garage door to the house next door was open and she had not seen anyone on the property in a few days. She said garbage was piling up. The exterior of the residence was found secure and the garage door was shut.
— Police responded at 5:24 p.m. Tuesday to the 900 block of East State Street for an alarm drop, finding the exterior secure. A keyholder responded and the interior was checked and found in order.
— Police were called at 3:20 p.m. Tuesday to the 1000 block of North Ellsworth Avenue for a civil dispute between a male and female couple. They were told their options. A short while later, police were dispatched back to the same residence where the male said things got physical. Officers did not observe any physical injury to either person nor see any evidence of an altercation. The female agreed to leave for the night.
— Police were called at 2:43 p.m. Tuesday to the 1500 block of East State Street for a report of a male wandering around the street in a hospital gown. Officers made contact with the male and discovered he had been discharged from the hospital. Officers attempted to make arrangements for the male to get a ride home with negative results and transported him to the city limits.
— An officer responded to the 600 block of Olive Street at 1:56 p.m. Tuesday to assist a Children’s Services agent on scene and stood by while the agent conducted an investigation and awaited a family member to respond to take custody of several children at the location. The agency also spoke to the mother.
— A woman reported finding a broken window at a business in the 900 block of North Ellsworth Avenue at 1:38 p.m. Tuesday. It appeared a marble was shot through the window causing it to break.
— A caller at 11:34 a.m. Tuesday reported a suspicious vehicle parked on the street in the 300 block of West Eighth Street. Officers spoke to the male passenger who said the truck ran out of gas and the driver went to go get some. The truck belonged to the passenger’s mother.
— A possible scam was reported at 10:44 a.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of South Lincoln Avenue where a man reported a solicitor had seen a copy of his electric bill and the current electric provider suggested he call the police for a report in case any fraudulent charges appear on his account.
— Police were called at 10:33 a.m. Tuesday to the 500 block of Continental Drive to check the well-being of a female who allegedly mentioned having suicidal thoughts to the person who called. The female agreed to go the hospital and was taken by KLG.
— A suspicious object was reported at 6:08 a.m. Tuesday in the 1200 block of East Sixth Street. The object was located and found to be ok.