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OLD FORGE POLICE: Officers responded to more than 40 calls between May 18-31.

On May 18, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a missing female in the 400 block of Kohler Avenue. A trespassing complaint sent officers to a home at the intersection of Moosic Road and Carbon Street. Officers also responded to investigate a report of a domestic dispute in progress in the 500 block of Dunn Avenue. One person was arrested. Officers also responded to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the intersection of South Main Street and Henderson Street.

On May 19, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 100 block of Alicia Street. A report of an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) accident sent officers to the 100 block of Connell Street. Officers responded to investigate a report of ATVs causing a disturbance sent officers to the 100 block of Casper Street. One arrest was made.

On May 20, officers were dispatched to investigate a verbal domestic in a home in the 300 block of Bridge Street. Officers were dispatched to assist emergency medical services (EMS) with a call in a home in the 100 block of Nicholas Avenue. Offices conducted a traffic stop in the 100 block of West Mary Street. Officers responded to conduct a similar call in the 600 block of Fallon Street.

On May 21, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 1200 block of Mowery Street.

On May 22, officers were dispatched to assist Moosic police with a call in the 3300 block of Birney Avenue.

On May 23, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a disorderly man in the 500 block of Summer Street. A dispute between neighbors sent officers to a home in the 400 block of Milwaukee Avenue. Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of an erratic driver in the 100 block of Lonesome Road. Officers were dispatched to investigate an animal complaint in the 100 block of East Grace Street. A criminal mischief complaint sent officers to the 500 block of South Main Street. Officers responded to investigate a similar call in the 300 block of First Street.

On May 24, officers issued an arrest warrant in the 300 block of Milwaukee Avenue. A civil complaint sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Sussex Street. Officers were dispatched to a home in the 1200 block of Kelly Drive to investigate an activated alarm. A similar call sent officers to the 300 block of Marion Street.

On May 25, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 100 block of Lonesome Road.

On May 26, officers were dispatched to investigate a criminal mischief complaint in the 1200 block of Mowery Street. A complaint of criminal mischief to a vehicle sent officers to the 700 block of Sibley Avenue. Officers were dispatched to assist Taylor police with chasing ATVs.

A dispute between a landlord and a tenant sent officers to the 600 block of Oak Street. Officers were dispatched to assist Taylor police with a domestic call.

A report of an intoxicated female causing a disturbance sent officers to the 600 block of South Main Street. Officers located and arrested the individual. Officers also responded to investigate a theft complaint in the 400 block of Oak Street.

On May 27, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported domestic dispute in the 400 block of Oak Street. Officers returned to the same area a short while later to conduct a welfare check.

On May 28, no police activity was reported.

On May 29, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in a home in the 700 block of Oak Street. A similar call sent officers to a home in the 500 block of Oak Street.

Officers responded to assist EMS with a call inside a home in the 100 block of Orchard Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the 700 block of South Main Street.

On May 30, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 300 block of Vine Street. Officers responded to assist EMS with a call in the 100 block of Casey Avenue.

An activated fire alarm sent officers to the 1000 block of Moosic Road. Officers were also dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 800 block of Moosic Road.

On May 31, officers were dispatched to investigate a hit-and-run in the 100 block of Smull Street. A fraud complaint sent officers to the 500 block of Winter Street. Officers also responded to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 600 block of Maple Street.

AVOCA POLICE: No report was available at press time.

TAYLOR POLICE: Officers responded to 75 calls between May 13 and June 2.

On May 13, officers were dispatched to the Walmart on Main Street to investigate a reported retail theft. An activated fire alarm sent officers to the Price Chopper on Main Street. Officers also responded to the 100 block of Rockledge Terrace to investigate a criminal mischief and trespassing complaint.

On May 14, officers were dispatched to investigate a noise complaint on Rockledge Terrace. A report of a runaway sent officers to the Walmart on Main Street. Officers also conduced a welfare check inside a home on Kennedy Boulevard.

On May 15, officers were dispatched to investigate a property theft complaint in the 1200 block of Loomis Avenue. Officers also responded to assist the fire department with a structure fire in the 1300 block of Loomis Avenue.

On May 16, officers responded to investigate a harassment complaint in the 100 block of East Taylor Street. A fraud complaint sent officers to the 500 block of West Atherton Street. Officers also responded to investigate a dispute between neighbors in the 100 block of Storrs Street.

On May 17, officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident at the Walmart in Taylor. A report of an intoxicated bus driver sent officers to McDade Park. Officers also responded to investigate a parking dispute in the 1200 block of Loomis Avenue.

On May 18, offices were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 200 block of South Main Street. A reported burglary sent officer to the Stauffer Industrial Park. Officers also responded to investigate a reported domestic dispute inside a home in the 300 block of Sibley Avenue.

On May 19, officers were dispatched to a home in the 200 block of Bristol Lane to investigate a reported domestic dispute. Officers conducted a traffic stop on Keyser Avenue. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI).

On May 20, officers were dispatched to the Price Chopper on Main Street to investigate a retail theft. A similar call sent officers to the Walmart on Main Street. Officers also responded to investigate a suspicious phone call in the 800 block of West Taylor Street.

On May 21, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of downed wires in the 200 block of Sibley Avenue. Two reports of retail theft sent officers to the Walmart on Main Street.

On May 22, officers were dispatched to investigate a property theft complaint in a home on Alban Lane.

On May 23, officers responded to investigate a domestic dispute in a home in the 1200 block of South Sixth Street. A threats complaint sent officers to a home on Loomis Avenue.

On May 24, officers were dispatched to investigate a theft complaint at the Walmart on Main Street.

On May 25, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of an intoxicated driver in the 300 block of North Main Street. Officers also responded to investigate a report of a disorderly man in the 1100 block of Loomis Avenue.

On May 26, officers were dispatched to the Taylor Colliery property to investigate a report of an intoxicated driver. The person was located and found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. A domestic dispute sent officers to a home in the 200 block of Tamworth Drive.

MOOSIC POLICE: Officers responded to more than 100 calls between May 19-25.

On May 19, officers were dispatched to investigate a theft in the 300 block of Third Street. An activated alarm sent officers to a home in the 4100 block of Birney Avenue.

On May 20, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a fight in progress in the 3600 block of Laurel Avenue. A complaint of a vagrant sent officers to the 3500 block of Birney Avenue. Officers responded to conduct a welfare check in a home in the 3600 block of Winfield Drive.

Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a possible theft in a home in the 3500 block of Birney Avenue.

On May 21, officers were dispatched to investigate a dog complaint on Drake Street.

On May 22, officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 4800 block of Birney Avenue. A theft complaint sent officers to the 3500 block of Birney Avenue. Officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 800 block of Theodore Drive. A report of suspicious vehicles sent officers to the 600 block of Oak Hill Drive. Officers responded to a harassment complaint in the 500 block of Orchard Street.

On May 23, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 700 block of Edgewood Drive. A theft complaint sent officers to the 600 block of Davis Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm on Montage Mountain Road. A report of identity theft sent officers to a home in the 800 block of Eighth Street. A report of a disorderly person causing a disturbance sent officers to the 300 block of Birney Avenue.

On May 24, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated burglar alarm in a home on Sharon Drive. A report of a suspicious vehicle sent officers to the 1000 block of Water Street.

Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a stolen sign in the 800 block of Main Street.

A road rage incident sent officers to the 3700 block of Birney Avenue. Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of suspicious people in the 1600 block of Robinson Close.

On May 25, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 4100 block of Lawrence Avenue. A report of a found gun sent officers to the 700 block of Marion Lane. Officers were dispatched to investigate a reported theft from a motor vehicle at Gronski Enterprises on Birney Avenue. A similar call sent officers to the 800 block of Marion Lane.

Officers responded to investigate a harassment complaint in a home in the 1300 block of Springbrook Avenue. A criminal mischief complaint sent officers to the 4000 block of Birney Avenue.

Officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 4100 block of Birney Avenue.

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