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

Identity theft

Woman reports information used: A Hudson woman reported Oct. 15 someone tried to use her personal information for unspecified fraudulent purposes on the Internet in September 2017. The woman said she did not suffer any loss.

Park violation

Debris found in park: A city employee reported discovering Oct. 15 someone dumped branches and yard waste in Hudson Springs Park.

Driving under suspension

Vehicle’s tire was flat: An Akron man, 19, was charged with driving under suspension after police stopped to help the man change a flat tire on his vehicle on Route 8 southbound at about 10:10 p.m. Oct. 12. The man was summoned to appear in Stow Municipal Court and released. The vehicle was driven from the scene by a passenger, a valid driver, police said.

Traffic complaint

Woman reports near collision: A woman reported while stopped in traffic, an SUV driven by an unknown man turned out of a business’ parking lot and nearly struck her vehicle on South Main Street at around 6 p.m. Oct. 11. The woman said the man made an obscene gesture to her as he drove away. Police said they checked the area, but did not see the SUV.


ATV stolen from barn: A Ravenna Street woman reported Oct. 3 someone took a 2008 model all terrain vehicle, valued at about $3,000, from her barn during the night. Police said tracks showed the ATV was moved from the barn to the road, where fencing was broken away so the ATV could be ridden east on Ravenna Street. Police said they searched the area, but it was unclear what happened to the ATV after that.

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.