During the period from Monday, Aug. 24 through Sunday, Aug. 31 the Newport Police Department responded to 465 calls. Of those, 49 were motor vehicle related. There were 22 motor vehicle violations issued and 27 accident reports.
Police responded to 9 calls of vandalism, 21 noise complaints, 22 animal complaints, 15 suspicious persons or vehicles, 1 private tow and 72 parking complaints. They performed 8 home/ business alarm calls/checks. They transported 3 prisoners, assisted 5 other police departments and 3 other agencies.
In addition, 16 arrests were made for the following violations:
3 were made for disorderly conduct
3 were made for vandalism
2 were made for DUI
1 was made for bench warrants
1 was made for simple assault
1 was made for larceny
1 was made for violating a no-contact order
1 was made for possession of marijuana
1 was made for possession of drugs with the intent to manufacture or deliver
1 was made for domestic vandalism
1 was made for driving with a suspended or revoked license
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