Lansford police release report
Lansford Police Chief John Turcmanovich has released his report for September:
Calls for service - 329: One each abandoned vehicle, ambulance call, sexual assault, be-on-the-lookout, forgery, check residence, check business, 911 hang-up/open line, trespassing, theft of vehicle, code enforce./ordinance, fraud, warrant service; two each cruelty to animals, burglary, attempted break-in, physical assault, domestic arrests, disorderly conduct, protection-from-abuse, missing person, unwanted person; three each fire calls, check welfare (person), drug complaints/investigation, public drunkenness, noise, hazards; four fights; five alarms; six each accidents, criminal mischief incidents, thefts; eight each suspicious activity investigations, civil complaints; nine each check area incidents; 13 each animal complaints, assist agencies, harassment incidents, court appearances; 14 each assist police incidents; 17 each disturbances and parking incidents; 19 each domestic (non-arrest); 20 traffic citations; 22 assist persons incidents; 23 requests for information; and 25 follow-ups.
Criminal arrests: One each felony (possession of altered firearm), persistent disorderly conduct, criminal mischief, corruption of minors and driving under the influence; three simple assaults; four defendants committed to prison;
Citations -14: one each tire equipment and traction surfaces, driving without a license, violations concerning licenses, driving at a (un) safe speed, operating vehicle without insurance, operating vehicle following suspension of registration; two operating vehicle with expired registration; three each obedience to traffic control devices and driving under suspension.
Nontraffic citations - 13: five disorderly conduct; four each parking tickets; three each harassment and public drunkenness and two each underage drinking.
Monthly mileage - Unit 101 (2009 Ford): 1,473 miles, ending mileage: 29,639; Unit 102 (2007 Dodge): 660 miles ; ending mileage: 68,201; Unit 103 (1997 Ford): 343 miles, ending mileage: 115,220; Unit 104 (2006 Ford): 44 miles, ending mileage: 40,948.