Lansford Police Chief John Turcmanovich has released his monthly report for August, with a total of 605 calls:

Abandoned vehicle – 5; ambulance calls – 7; 911 hang-up/open line – 6; assaults – 3; alarms – 5; animals – 13; assist agencies – 6; civil – 4; assist police – 22; assist persons – 36; attempted break-in – 1; bad check– 1; burglary – 1; check vehicle – 2; check residence – 3; check area – 24; check business – 1; check welfare (person) – 18; code enforce/ordinance – 31; crashes – 9; criminal mischief – 7; curfew – 1; details – 15; missing person – 2; disorderly conduct – 5; disturbances – 12; domestic (arrest) – 1; domestics (non-arrest) – 14; emotionally disturbed person – 4; drug complaints/investigations – 11; drug overdose – 1; fire call – 4; fight – 4; follow ups – 51; harassment – 22; hazards – 3; information – 53; loitering – 1; noise – 9; parking – 58; protection from abuse orders – 5; phone assignments – 19; public drunkenness – 3; warrants – 5; suspicious activity – 4; terroristic threats – 1; theft – 13; traffic-related – 38; trespassing – 1.

There were eight criminal arrests, and four people committed to prison. Police handled four felonies: possession with intent to deliver drugs – 2; burglary – 2, and four misdemeanors: unlawful restraint; theft by unlawful taking; harassment via communication, and possession of a small amount of marijuana.

Police also issued 31 citations: Traffic driving without a license – 1; obedience to traffic-control devices – 3; driving under suspension – 1. Non-traffic citations – 26: disorderly conduct – 1; harassment – 1; public drunkenness – 4; retail theft – 1; scattering rubbish – 1; property maintenance-weeds – 9; property maintenance-roofs and drainage – 4; property maintenance-windows – 2; property maintenance-building security – 2; property maintenance-protective treatment – 1. Parking tickets – 45; meter violations – 34; vehicle code/borough ordinance – 11.

The monthly mileage for police vehicles was:

Unit 101 (2009 Ford) – 1,852 miles, ending mileage: 47,898; Unit 102 (2007 Dodge) – 1,538 miles, ending mileage: 76,061; Unit 103 (1997 Ford) – 219 miles; ending mileage 118,473; Unit 104 (2006 Ford) – 31 miles, ending mileage 49,998.