Police Report HIghlights


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OLD FORGE POLICE: Officers responded to more than 25 calls between May 11-16.

On May 11, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported domestic dispute in the 400 block of Dunn Avenue. Officers conducted one arrest.

On May 12, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 100 block of Hoover Street. A report of a disorderly man sent officers to a home in the 100 block of South Main Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a reported theft in the 800 block of Oak Street. Officers also responded to investigate a hit-and-run accident in the intersection of Vine and Sanderson streets.

On May 13, officers were dispatched to investigate a harassment complaint in the 400 block of Bridge Street. A theft complaint sent officers to a home in the 600 block of Moosic Road. Officers responded to investigate a domestic dispute in the 500 block of West Mary Street. Officers also responded to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 900 block of Moosic Road.

On May 14, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported dog bite in the 200 block of Susquehanna Avenue. A harassment complaint sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Moosic Road. Officers were dispatched to investigate a complaint of juveniles causing a problem in the 100 block of Third Street.

A hit-and-run accident sent officers to the 600 block of Oak Street. Officers were dispatched to assist emergency medical services with a call in a home in the 1000 block of Roberts Road. Officers also responded to investigate a reported domestic dispute in a home in the 200 block of First Street.

On May 15, officers were dispatched to assist Taylor police and the Taylor fire department with a structure fire in the borough. A report of a verbal domestic sent officers to a home in the 200 block of First Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a juvenile problem in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

AVOCA POLICE: No report was available at press time.

TAYLOR POLICE: Officers responded to 75 calls between May 6-12.

On May 6, officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 300 block of North Main Street in Old Forge. Officers also responded to investigate a report of a wanted person in the area of 200 North Main Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the 300 block of Revere Lane.

On May 7, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of downed wires in the road in the 1200 block of Reynolds Avenue. A dispute between neighbors sent officers to a home on Kennedy Boulevard. Officers also responded to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 200 block of South Main Street.

On May 8, officers were dispatched to investigate a tool theft in the 300 block of South Keyser Avenue. A trespassing and drug violation sent officers to a home Kennedy Boulevard. Officers also responded to investigate a report of an erratic driver at the intersection of Oak Street and Keyser Avenue.

On May 9, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 100 block of Storrs Street. A harassment complaint sent officers to a home in the 200 block of Rinaldi Drive. Officers also responded to investigate a shoplifting complaint at Walmart.

On May 10, officers were dispatched to investigate a property theft complaint on Rockledge Terrace. A harassment complaint sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Union Street. Officers also responded to a retail theft complaint at the Walmart on Main Street.

On May 11, officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 100 block of East Grove Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the 100 block of Church Street. Officers also responded to assist the Old Forge police with a harassment case in the 300 block of Main Street.

On May 12, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of an intoxicated female walking across the unfinished bridge in the 400 block of Main Street. A report of an opened door sent officers to the 100 block of Ridge Street. Officers also responded to assist the Old Forge police with a call in the 100 block of South Keyser Avenue.

MOOSIC POLICE: Officers responded to more than 160 calls between May 5-18.

On May 5, officers were dispatched to investigate a noise complaint in a home on Williams Street. A hit-and-run accident sent officers to the 200 block of Montage Mountain Road. Officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle in the 3500 block of Birney Avenue. A similar call sent officers to the Shoppes at Montage.

Police were dispatched to assist the Scranton police with a call in the 3200 block of Pittston Avenue.

On May 6, officers were dispatched to investigate a fraud complaint in the 800 block of Davis Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to Davis Street.

On May 7, officers were dispatched to investigate a hit-and-run accident.

On May 7, officers were dispatched to investigate a trespassing complaint at WNEP-TV on Montage Mountain Road. A report of a dog in a car sent officers to the 3500 block of Birney Avenue.

On May 8, officers were dispatched to investigate a theft complaint in the 4700 block of Birney Avenue.

On May 9, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in a home in the 400 block of Main Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the 300 block of Glenmaura Drive.

On May 10, officers were dispatched to investigate a custody dispute in the 1000 block of Water Street. A hit-and-run accident sent officers to Railroad Street. Officers provided assistance in the 600 block of Main Street. A noise complaint sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Wagner Street.

On May 11, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in a home in the 4100 block of Birney Avenue. An erratic driver sent officers to the 4900 block of Birney Avenue. Officers also responded to investigate an assault in a home on Catherine Street.

On May 12, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm on Montage Mountain Road. A hit-and-run accident sent officers to Ninth Street.

On May 13, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm on Montage Mountain Road.

On May 14, officers were dispatched to assist emergency medical service with a call in the 3500 block of Birney Avenue. A theft complaint sent officers to the 300 block of Gleason Drive.

On May 15, officers were dispatched to investigate a theft complaint in the 500 block of Minooka Avenue. A domestic dispute sent officers to the 4100 block of Birney Avenue.

On May 16, officers were dispatched to investigate a nuisance complaint on Alpine Drive. A retail theft complaint sent officers to the Gerrity’s on Birney Avenue.

On May 17, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute at the McDonald’s on Birney Avenue. A reported drug violation sent officers to the 700 block of Main Street. Officers responded to investigate a domestic dispute in a home on Sharon Drive. A similar call sent officers to a home on Honor Park.

On May 18, officers were dispatched to investigate a hit-and-run in the 3600 block of Winefield Drive. A domestic dispute sent officers to a home on Honor Park.

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