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



Business door found open: A West Streetsboro Street business employee reported finding an exterior door open at about 6:40 a.m. Nov. 5. Police said it was believed the door was left open accidentally and they checked the business’ interior and found no cause for concern.

Man given ride: Police said that after they responded to a report of a suspicious man at a Hines Hill Road railroad crossing at about 8:50 p.m. Nov. 5, they gave the man a ride to a friend’s home in Hudson.

Man found sleeping in truck: Police said that after they responded to a report of a suspicious pickup truck parked at the dead end of Dunbarton Drive near Hammontree Drive at about 8:45 p.m. Nov. 2, they found a man sleeping in it. Police said the man told them he is a contractor working in the area who was resting while waiting for a phone call before going home.

Male knocking on door: Police responded to a Valley View Road home at about 2:45 p.m. Nov. 1 after a resident reported an unidentified suspicious male knocked on the home’s door earlier in the day.


Fraudulent charges reported: A South Hayden Parkway woman reported Oct. 31 that someone charged purchases to her checking account. A police report did not include the amount that was charged.

Disabled vehicle

Intoxication suspected: Police responded to an East Main Street parking lot after a passerby reported he had just helped a man push his disabled vehicle off the road there and believed the man may have been intoxicated during the evening Oct. 31. Police said no one was by the vehicle when they arrived, but the driver returned minutes later carrying a container of gas. Police said there were no indications that the man was intoxicated and they left after he told them he would call for a tow truck if he was still unable to start the vehicle. Police said that when they checked the parking lot an hour later, the vehicle and man were gone.

Attempted burglary

Door damaged: A Stratford Road man reported someone damaged his home’s rear door in an apparent burglary attempt between midnight and 8 p.m. Oct. 29. A police report did not include a damage estimate.

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.