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Lansford police release monthly report

Published May 10. 2012 05:02PM

Lansford Police Chief John Turcmanovich has released his monthly report for April:

Calls for service 459; abandoned vehicle three; ambulance call nine; be-on-the-lookout three; crashes three; alarms five; animals nine; assaults (sexual) four; assist agencies six; assist police 12; assist persons 27; attempted break-in two; fight two; check residence three; check area nine; check vehicle two; fire call four; civil 10; shots fired one; code enforce./ordinance 10; court eight; criminal mischief 14; check welfare (person) 14; bad check two; disorderly conduct one; 911 hang-up/open line six; disturbances nine; domestic (arrest) two; drug complaints/investigation six; domestic (non-arrest) 11; information 33; drug overdose two; cruelty to animals one; fraud one; protection-from-abuse one; follow ups 48; harassment 12; hazards three; phone assignments six; identity theft two; public drunkenness two; mentally ill person one; missing person one; noise nine; parking complaints 53; forgery two; suicide (attempted) one; robbery two; suspicious activity seven; thefts 16; traffic 21; trespassing three; warrant (criminal) four; warrant (fugitive) one; unwanted person five.

Criminal arrests, 11: four committed to prison; felonies four (possession with intent to deliver (prescription pills) two; statutory sexual assault one; retail theft one); misdemeanors seven (persistent disorderly conduct one; simple assault two; driving under the influence two; retail theft one); other: fugitive from justice one).

Citations, 12: traffic citations four; exhaust systems one; driving without a license two; obedience to traffic-control devices one; nontraffic citations eight; public drunkenness four; disorderly conduct two; retail theft two; parking tickets 89; vehicle code/borough ordinance 75; meter 14.

Monthly mileage: Unit 101 (2009 Ford) 2,300 miles (ending mileage 39,201); unit 102 (2007 Dodge) 28 miles (ending mileage 71,611); unit 103 (1997 Ford) 323 miles (ending mileage 117,549); unit 104 (2006 Ford) 600 miles (ending mileage 48,542), for a total of 3,251 miles.

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