CROSSWALK VIOLATION - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Ryan E. Gallagher, 21, of Potsdam for failure to stop for a pedestrian in the crosswalk on Market Street in front of the Aubuchon building following a traffic stop at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
CELL PHONE - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Keitha E. Briggs, 48, of Canton, for operating a motor vehicle on a public highway while using cell phone following a traffic stop at 12:27 p.m. Monday on Market Street.
The Police Blotter
0520 Vehicle towed due to unpaid parking tickets.
1012 Request for a funeral escort.
1033 Traffic stop. Ticket issued.
1109 Property damage accident on Market Street. Patrol dispatched.
1137 An MV78b form filled out for a local business that lost a license plate.
1211 Report of a male subject who took a relatives vehicle without permission. Patrol dispatched.
1243 Resident reports being the victim of mail fraud. Investigation continues.
1315 Patrol completed an equipment inspection for a town of Potsdam resident for inadequate lights.
1433 Report of a two-car property damage accident in the Canton-Potsdam Hospital parking lot. Patrol dispatched.
1600 Potsdam Rescue was dispatched to Norwood for a male with chest pain.
1948 Received a call from a resident reporting that they received a call from a subject stating to be a state trooper looking for donations. Resident was advised that police agencies dont collect donationsover the phone.
2048 Traffic stop on Maple Street. Verbal warning issued.
2105 Traffic stop on Sandstone Drive. Verbal warning issued.
2208 Officer responded to a possible burglary. Investigation continues.
2254 Received a report of an open door at the Tile Company. Officer responded.
2317 Received a report of a loose dog on Market Street. Dog was transported to the animal shelter.
2320 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call
Monday, May 21, 2012
0033 Noise complaint on Bay Street.
0101 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call in Norfolk.
0123 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call at Mayfield Drive.
0237 Domestic dispute on Riverside Drive.
0314 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call on the Sissonville Road.
0736 Burglar alarm at First Niagara Bank on Elm Street. Patrol responded and found the alarm to be false.
0845 Patrol completed a traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue. The operator was issued a verbal warning.
1054 Potsdam Rescue was dispatched to Madrid for a male with pneumonia.
1117 A Potsdam village resident enters Potsdam PD to report that his debit card was fraudulently used. The charges exceed $500.
1150 Report that a truck pulled up in front of the animal shelter and dropped off a dog and then took off.
1202 A town of Potsdam resident enters Potsdam PD requesting fingerprints taken for employment.
1217 Report of a vehicle in the rear parking lot of First Niagara Bank with its door open and no one in the area. Patrol dispatched.
1227 Traffic stop. Ticket issued.
1519 Report of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Pine and Sandstone. Patrol
dispatched. Potsdam Rescue and Potsdam Fire also responded.
1604 Patrol completed a traffic stop on Fall Island. The operator was issued a verbal warning.
1854 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to Norwood for an elderly female difficulty breathing.
1945 Received a report of a violation of an order of protection.
2044 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
2251 Received a report of what sounded like a gun shot in the area of Lawrence Avenue Apartments. Officer responded.