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MOOSIC POLICE: Officers responded to more than 100 calls between June 30 and July 6.

On June 30, officers were dispatched to investigate a harassment complaint in a home in the 800 block of Theodore Drive. A domestic dispute in progress sent officers to a home on Honor Park.

On July 1, officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident on Spring Street. A criminal mischief complaint sent officers to a home in the 3300 block of Birney Avenue. Officers were sent to investigate a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Glenmaura Boulevard and Rte. 502. An activated burglar alarm sent officers to the American Eagle store at the Shoppes at Montage.

On July 2, officers were dispatched to investigate a criminal mischief complaint in the 200 block of Main Street. A report of a disorderly person causing a disturbance sent officers to the 3300 block of Birney Avenue. Officers were dispatched to investigate a reported motor vehicle accident on Radcliff Drive. A report of a suspicious vehicle sent officers to the 900 block of School Street.

On July 3, officers were sent to investigate a report of juveniles causing a problem in the 500 block of Orchard Street. A report of power loss sent officers to the Montage area. Officers responded to investigate a reported highway hazard in the 800 block of Davis Street. A domestic dispute sent officers to the 4900 block of Birney Avenue. Officers responded to investigate several activated alarms on Glenmaura National Boulevard. A theft complaint sent officers to a home in the 400 block of Hudson Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of gun shots on Alpine Drive.

A fireworks complaint sent officers to the 500 block of Orchard Street.

On July 4, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of juveniles causing a disturbance on School Street. A fireworks complaint sent officers to the 800 block of Grace Lane. Officers were sent to investigate a parking complaint on Glenmaura National Boulevard. Officers responded to investigate a fireworks complaint in the 300 block of Cedar Avenue. A reported motor vehicle accident sent officers to Glenmaura National Boulevard. Officers were dispatched to investigate an illegal fireworks complaint in the 3500 block of Winefiled Avenue. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the 300 block of Montage Mountain Road.

On July 5, officers were dispatched to investigate a noise complaint on Dante Close. Officers responded to provide a police escort inside a residence in the 400 block of Hudson Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the 800 block of Davis Street. Officers responded to investigate a theft complaint in the 3300 block of Cedar Avenue. An animal complaint sent officers to the 300 block of Third Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Main Street.

An activated burglar alarm sent officers to the 300 block of Glenmaura Drive. Officers also responded to investigate a criminal mischief complaint on Catherine Street.

On July 6, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of juveniles causing a disturbance in the 500 block of Minooka Avenue. Officers assisted emergency medical services with a call in a home in the 700 block of Minooka Avenue. A domestic dispute sent officers to the 800 block of Theodore Drive. Officers were sent to investigate a motor vehicle accident in the 3500 block of Birney Avenue. An animal complaint sent officers to a home in the 300 block of Third Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate an activated burglar alarm on Glenmaura Drive. A similar call sent officers to a home in the 200 block of Main Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a public nuisance complaint in the 3600 block of Wylam Avenue.

Officers were dispatched to investigate a fireworks complaint in the 3600 block of Wylam Avenue. A report of public drunkenness sent officers to Alpine Drive. Officers assisted a disabled motorist with a call on Glenmauara National Boulevard. Officers also responded to investigate a juvenile problem on Dupont Street.

TAYLOR POLICE: Officers responded to 85 calls between June 29 to July 7.

On June 29, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 1300 block of South Main Street. A report of a child left locked inside a vehicle sent officers to the Walmart parking lot on Main Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a reported fight at the Post office on Main Street.

On June 30, officers were dispatched to investigate a harassment complaint in a home on Kennedy Boulevard. A domestic dispute sent officers to a home in the 100 block of Longview Drive. Officers conducted a traffic stop on Keyser Avenue. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI).

On July 1, officers were dispatched to investigate a theft from a motor vehicle at the Walmart on Main Street. A domestic dispute sent officers to a home in the 400 block of West Taylor Street. Officers also responded to investigate a retail theft from the Walmart on Main Street.

On July 2, officers were dispatched to assist a disabled motorist in the 100 block of South Keyser Avenue. A reported juvenile problem sent officers to the 700 block of South Main Street. Officers also assisted Old Forge police with traffic on Drakes Lane.

On July 3, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in the 400 block of West Taylor Street. A property theft complaint sent officers to a home in the 300 block of Rosedale Drive. Officers responded to investigate a hit-and-run accident in the 100 block of Union Street.

On July 4, officers were dispatched to investigate a fireworks complaint in the 200 block of Hospital Street. A property theft complaint sent officers to the 100 block of Rinaldi Drive.

On July 5, officers were dispatched to investigate a parking complaint in the 200 block of Hospital Street. Officers were dispatched to conduct a welfare check inside a home in the 200 block of East Grove Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the 100 block of Union Street.

On July 6, officers were dispatched to investigate a property damage complaint in the 1200 block of Reynolds Avenue. A property theft complaint sent officers to the 1300 block of Loomis Avenue. Officers also responded to investigate a retail theft complaint at the Walmart on Main Street.

On July 7, officers were dispatched to investigate a retail theft at the Walmart on Main Street. A fireworks complaint sent officers to the 100 block of Center Street. Officers also responded to investigate a reported drug overdose at a home in the 300 block of Bristol Lane.

OLD FORGE POLICE: Officers responded to more than 40 calls between June 30 and July 6.

On June 30, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 100 block of Moosic Road. A report of an intoxicated female sent officers to the 500 block of Sampson Street. Officers were sent to a home in the 200 block of Vine Street to investigate a domestic dispute in progress. Officers also responded to investigate a bicycle theft in the 600 block of Beech Street.

On July 1, officers were dispatched to investigate an abandoned vehicle in the 600 block of Fallon Street. A report of a found wallet sent officers to the 300 block of South Main Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a stolen wallent in the 400 block of Lawrence Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to the intersection of Sibley and Keyser avenues.

Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a possible burglary in the 1200 block of Bennet Street. Officers also responded to investigate a reported theft of a mountain bike in the 100 block of Stewart Street.

On July 2, officers were dispatched to investigate a medication theft in a home in the 300 block of McClure Avenue. An activated burglar alarm sent officers to Lonesome Road. Officers were dispatched to investigate a harassment complaint in the 500 block of Riley Street. A dispute between neighbors sent officers to the 200 block of Keyser Avenue. Officers responded to investigate a report of suspicious men going door-to-door in the 300 block of West Mary Street. Officers also responded to conduct a welfare check in the 200 block of South Keyser Avenue.

On July 3, officers were dispatched to investigate a report that a vehicle had been broken into on Sonny Drive. A domestic dispute sent officers to a home in the 400 block of Sussex Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a reported juvenile problem on Miles Street. Officers were also dispatched to investigate numerous fireworks complaints throughout the borough.

On July 4, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 800 block of Moosic Road. A harassment complaint sent officers to a home on Smull Street.

On July 5, officers conducted a traffic stop in the 500 block of Milwaukee Avenue. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence. Police were also dispatched to investigate numerous fireworks complaints throughout the area.

On July 6, officers were dispatched to investigate theft from vehicle complaints in the 400 and 500 blocks of Winter Street. A criminal mischief complaint sent officers to Spring Street. Officers responded to a similar complaint on Connell Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate noise complaints on Shawnee and Seneca drives. Police also responded to investigate numerous illegal fireworks complaints throughout the borough.

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