Lansford police have been busy catching scofflaws and filing citations.
Cited for violating traffic laws were: Matthew Fisher, 24, of 13 Center St., Lansford, for driving under suspension at 12:05 a.m. Sept. 28 on W. Patterson Street; Kyle Smith, 19, of 43 Polar Ct., Summit Hill, for obedience to traffic-control devices at 3:25 a.m. Oct. 23 at Bertsch and Parkway streets; Lawrence Mullen, 46, of 223 W. Abbott St., Lansford, for expired inspection and unauthorized transfer or registration at 1:14 p.m. Oct. 21 on E. Patterson Street; Georgette Rimsky, 31, of 143 W. White St. 2nd floor, Summit Hill, for driving at an unsafe speed at 7:35 p.m. Nov. 3 on the 300 block of W. Abbott Street; Michelle Massicott, 23, of 201 E. Kline Ave. Apt. 5, Lansford, for windshield obstructions-sunscreening and other materials prohibited at 2 p.m. Nov. 3 at Patterson and Centre streets; a 15-year-old male from Lansford was cited at 3:21 p.m. Sept. 8 at Cortright and Water streets after being stopped on an all-terrain vehicle. He was cited for driving without a license, no insurance, no inspection, no registration, general lighting requirements, registration of the ATV, and duty of driver upon approach of emergency vehicle; Frank Tobia III, 31, of 123 Gilbert Road, Effort, for driving without a license and driving under suspension at 4:20 p.m. Nov. 4 at Patterson and Springgarden streets; Jacob Bynon, 30, of 231 Pine Street., Tamaqua, for driving without a license and driving under suspension, DUI-related at 10:06 p.m. Nov. 3 on the 300 block of W. Ridge Street.
Nontraffic citations were issued to: Randa Kehl, 23, of 302 W. Abbott St. Apt. A, Lansford, for violation of the borough's ordinance for leaving a dog run loose at 11:25 a.m. Oct. 10 on the 200 block of W. Water Street.; Melissa Riddick, 28, of 333 W. Water Street., Lansford, for violation of the borough's ordinance for leaving a dog run loose at 11:11 a.m. Sept. 21 on the 300 block of W. Water St.; Dawn Darnell, of 322 W. Abbott Street., Lansford, for disorderly conduct at 1:10 p.m. Oct. 8 on 300 block of W. Abbott Street, with Janice Lettera as the victim; Mikisha Acevedo, 23, of 201 E. Kline Ave., Apt. #7, Lansford, for disorderly conduct on Oct. 14 for causing a disturbance outside the police station; Nadia Baki, 19, and Brandon Snyder, 24, both of 520 E. Bertsch St., Lansford, for harassment after an incident which took place at 12:45 a.m. Oct. 29 on Bertsch Street.