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AVOCA POLICE: No report was available at press time.

TAYLOR POLICE: Officers responded to 80 calls between Feb. 25 and March 3.

On Feb. 25, officers were dispatched to the Turkey Hill on Keyser Avenue to investigate a reported theft. A domestic dispute sent officers to a home on Williams Street. Officers also responded to the intersection on Main and Davis streets to investigate a hit-and-run accident involving a school bus.

On Feb. 26, officers were dispatched to assist Scranton police with a call in the 1200 block of Reynolds Avenue.

On Feb. 27, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported fight in progress in the 1100 Loomis Avenue. A criminal mischief complaint sent officers to the Taylor Community Center. Officers also responded to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 100 block of Oak Street.

On Feb. 28, officers were dispatched to investigate a criminal mischief complaint at the Taylor Community Center. A dispute between neighbors sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Middle Street.

On March 1, officers were dispatched to investigate a criminal mischief complaint in the 1100 block of Reynolds Avenue. A domestic dispute sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Third Street. Officers responded to investigate a violation of a protection from abuse order in the 1000 block of Prince Street.

On March 2, officers were dispatched to investigate a property theft complaint in the 1000 block of South Main Street. Officers conducted a vehicle stop in the 400 block of North Main Street. Police arrested the driver for driving under the influence (DUI).

On March 3, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported domestic dispute in the 100 block of El Circle Drive. Officers responded to investigate a harassment complaint in the 200 block of North Main Street. Officers also conducted a traffic stop in the 400 block of North Main Street. The driver was arrested for DUI.

OLD FORGE POLICE: Officers responded to more than 25 calls between Feb. 24 to March 4.

On Feb. 24, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported fight in the 100 block of North Main Street.

On Feb. 25, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 100 block of Donny Drive. A dispute between neighbors sent officers to the 100 block of Apollo Drive. Officers assisted Scranton police with a call in the 100 block of Drakes Lane. A report of a disorderly female sent officers to a home in the 1200 block of Bennett Street. Officers also responded to investigate a reported domestic dispute in a home in the 100 block of Williams Street.

On Feb. 26, officers were dispatched to conduct a welfare check in a home in the 300 block of South Main Street. A report of a suspicious man sent officers to the 100 block of Howard Street. Officers also responded to investigate a dispute between neighbors in the 100 block of Apollo Drive.

On Feb. 27, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported traffic hazard in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

On Feb. 28, officers were dispatched to investigate a criminal mischief complaint in the 100 block of Lonesome Road.

On March 1, officers were dispatched to investigate a hit-and-run accident in the 500 block of Hickory Street. A complaint of verbal abuse sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Third Street.

Officers responded to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Main and Oak streets. A similar call sent officers to the intersection of Lonesome Road and Main Street.

On March 2, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported domestic dispute in the 1200 block of Franklin Street. Officers responded to assist the fire department with a call in the 100 block of Casper Street.

MOOSIC POLICE: Officers responded to more than 160 calls between Feb. 17 and March 2.

On Feb. 17, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a suspicious vehicle on Rocky Glen Road. Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 4200 block of Birney Avenue. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI). A complaint of juveniles causing a disturbance sent officers to the Moosic Youth Center on Main Street. A theft complaint sent officers to the Greenwood Hose Co. Officers were dispatched to investigate a trespassing complaint on Agnes Street. A hit-and-run accident sent officers to the 3500 block of Greenwood Avenue. Officers responded to an activated alarm on Fitzgerald Drive.

On Feb. 18, officers were dispatched to the Turkey Hill on Birney Avenue to investigate a theft complaint.

On Feb. 19, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm at the Game Stop in the Shoppes at Montage. A reported disturbance complaint sent officers to the 4100 block of Birney Avenue. Officers also responded to investigate an activated alarm in the 4000 block of Birney Avenue.

On Feb. 20, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm at Riverside Elementary East on School Street.

On Feb. 21, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic disturbance in the 3900 block of Lawrence Avenue. A threats complaint sent officers to the 400 block of Fourth Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a reported burglary in the 500 block of Gleason Drive. Officers issued a subpoena in the 600 block of School Street.

A reported disturbance sent officers to a home in the 900 block of School Street. Officers responded to investigate an abandoned vehicle on Montage Mountain Road. A reported domestic disturbance sent officers to a home in the 3300 block of Birney Avenue.

On Feb. 22, officers were dispatched to investigate a nuisance complaint in the 500 block of Dupont Street. A reported sexual assault sent officers to the 200 block of Corey Street.

On Feb. 23, officers were dispatched to investigate a 911 hang-up call in the 3800 block of Wylam Avenue. A complaint of a disorderly person sent officers to the Shoppes at Montage. Officers were dispatched to investigate an activated water main break in the 3700 block of Wylam Avenue.

On Feb. 24, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a possible DUI driver in the 4800 block of Birney Avenue. A complaint of disorderly juveniles sent officers to the 500 block of Orchard Street. Officers responded to assist emergency medical services (EMS) with a call.

On Feb. 25, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported domestic dispute in a home in the 300 block of Elm Street. A similar call sent officers to a home in the 1100 block of Springbrook Avenue.

On Feb. 26, officers were dispatched to investigate a dog complaint in the 1000 block of Spring Street.

On Feb. 27, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a lost wallet in the 2000 block of Shoppes Boulevard. Officers assisted Scranton police with a call in the 100 block of Howard Street.

On Feb. 28, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 200 block of Main Street. Officers responded to investigate a report of a stolen vehicle in the 500 block of Fifth Street. A report of an erratic driver sent offices to the 4100 block of Birney Avenue. Officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 4700 block of Birney Avenue.

On March 1, officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 4700 block of Birney Avenue. A report of a suspicious vehicle sent officers to the 600 block of Rocky Glen Road. Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a suspicious person in the 300 block of Spruce Street.

On March 2, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 3900 block of Birney Avenue. A hit-and-run accident sent officers to the Shoppes at Montage. Officers were dispatched to investigate an illegal dumping complaint in the 600 block of Rocky Glen Road.

An activated alarm sent officers to the 900 block of School Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 4200 block of Birney Avenue. A child custody dispute sent officers to a home in the 1400 block of Grove Street. Officers also responded to investigate a reported theft from a vehicle complaint in the 1000 block of Shoppes Boulevard.

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