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


Operating a vehicle

under the influence

Man had high BAC: A Stow man, 25, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and blood alcohol content after the occupants of another vehicle reported the man was following them and police stopped him on South Main Street at about 7:25 p.m. Sept. 7. Police said they smelled an odor of alcohol coming from the man. he performed poorly on the field sobriety tests and his BAC measured at 0.257 percent, more than three times the 0.08 percent legal limit. The man was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.


Woman hears glass breaking: Police said that after a Darien Drive woman reported hearing glass breaking and what sounded like a cart being rolled around early in the morning Sept. 10, they searched the area and spoke to other residents, but were unable to find the source of the sounds.

Knocking heard: A Norton Road woman reported she heard knocking multiple times on her home’s door during the night Sept. 9. Police said they searched the area, but were unable to find anyone.

Vehicles reported at business: Police said that after they responded to a report of two suspicious vehicles in a Darrow Road business’ parking lot at about 9:15 p.m. Sept. 7, they discovered that one of the drivers was an employee of the business experiencing a mechanical issue with his vehicle and the other was a friend who came to help him.

Boy playing video games: Police said that after a Dillman Drive woman reported that the side door of a neighbor’s home was open with no sign that anyone was home and the neighbor’s dog was outside unattended during the late afternoon Sept. 7, they found the door closed and a boy living in the home was inside playing video games. The boy said he forgot the dog was outside.

Man with flashlight reported: Police said that after they responded to a report of a man using a flashlight to look into a vehicle while it was in a Lawnmark Drive parking lot during the evening Sept. 5, they discovered the man was the vehicle’s owner.

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.