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



Woman reports bad check: A Partridge Meadows Drive woman told police Jan. 22 that an unidentified person gave her a bad check for an unspecified amount for antique furniture she sold through a website. The woman said she’s working with her bank to recover the funds.

Driving under suspension

Woman stopped on Route 8: A Lake County woman, 58, was charged with driving under suspension after police determined through a random check of her vehicle’s license plate number that she had a suspended license. They stopped her on Route 8 at about 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22. The woman was summoned to appear in Stow Municipal Court and released.

Property damage

Salt truck damages yard: Police said that after they responded to a city salt truck that had gone off the road on Bridgeton Drive during the late afternoon Jan. 20, they discovered that the truck left some ruts in the front yard of a home. Police said they told the homeowner that the city would repair the damage when weather allows.

Parking complaint

Vehicle blocking driveway: Police responded to a report that a vehicle was blocking a driveway on Edgar Drive during the afternoon Jan. 19. Police said that after an attempt at contacting the vehicle’s owner was unsuccessful, the vehicle was towed.

Operating a vehicle under the influence

Woman charged following crash: A 48-year-old Streetsboro woman was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, blood alcohol content and failure to control following a single vehicle crash at the intersection of South Oviatt and Maple streets at about 9:55 p.m. Jan. 18. No injuries were reported. Police said the woman’s BAC measured at 0.274 percent, more than three times the 0.08-percent legal limit. The woman was given a Stow Municipal Court date and released on a personal bond.

Criminal damaging

Mailbox damaged: Police said they responded to a damaged the mailbox in front of a Paderborne Drive home during the night Jan. 18.

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.