Police Reports is a sampling of incidents responded to by local law enforcement agencies. It is not intended to be all-inclusive.



Fraudulent purchase reported: A Beckwith Drive man reported May 15 that someone charged a nearly $1,200 purchase to his bank card. Police said they are investigating the matter with the business the purchase was made from and the bank.


Voice explained: A Sherborne Lane woman reported hearing an unfamiliar voice in her home during the late morning Tuesday. Police said they searched the home and discovered the voice was actually a low-battery warning coming from an electronic device in her garage.

Person reported at school: Police responded to a report of a suspicious person on Western Reserve Academy grounds at a little before 10 p.m. May 9. Police said they were unable to find the person.

Unauthorized use

of a vehicle

Work van not returned: A 30-year-old Akron woman was charged with first-degree misdemeanor unauthorized use of a vehicle after the Hudson business she worked for reported May 13 that she did not return a work van. Police said a warrant was issued for the woman's arrest.

Dog at large

Dog reported as aggressive: Police responded to a report that an aggressive pitbull was running loose in Barlow Farm Park in the early evening May 10. Police said when they found the dog, it was friendly. The owner was located and warned not to let the dog run loose.

Driving under suspension

Man stopped for traffic violation: A Stow man, 30, was charged with driving under suspension and red light after police said they saw him drive through a red light while westbound on Route 303 at Atterbury Boulevard at about 1:40 p.m. May 9. The man was summoned to appear in Stow Municipal Court and released.

Tips Line

The Hudson Police Department’s Tips Line provides a confidential avenue for individuals to report criminal or suspected criminal activity.

The Tips Line is not a substitute for the immediate reporting of events or situations in progress that require an immediate police response. Although callers may remain anonymous, police would prefer all callers reveal their identity as a source of contact should further clarification be necessary.

To call the Tips Line, phone 330-342-1820.