SCHEME TO DEFRAUD - POTSDAM - Village police charged Heather Merrill, 31, of Canton with first-degree scheme to defraud at 10 a.m. Friday. Police said the charge was filed following an investigation into a series of bad checks that Merrill had issued over the past year at various locations around the county
UNSAFE BACKING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Evelyn C. Converse, 35, of Potsdam for unsafe backing following a property damage accident at 12:10p.m. Friday on Sisson Street.
SPEEDING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Michael P. Eckert, 23, of Northville for speed in zone (48/30 mph zone) at 10:52 p.m. Friday following a traffic stop on Maple Street.
The Police Blotter
Friday, April 25, 2014
0001Patrol initiated a traffic stop on Clarkson Avenue for a headlight violation. Verbal warning issued.
0010Patrol initiated a traffic stop on Lower Pine Street for a headlight violation. Verbal warning issued.
0111Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call at SUNY Potsdam.
0809Equipment inspection completed for a subject.
1015Harassment complaint reported at the Potsdam Police Department.
1103Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1134Aggravated harassment complaint at Clarkson University.
1140 Property found on Lawrence Avenue returned toowner.
1210Property damage accident on Sisson Street.
1219Animal complaint on Drumlin Drive.
1405Traffic stop on Market Street. Verbal warning issued.
1413Criminal mischief complaint at Riverside Apartments on Clarkson Avenue.
1506Property damage accident on Clarkson University campus.
1722Criminal mischief complaint on Leroy Street.
1734Property damage accident in the Pizza Hut parking lot.
1807Dog complaint on Washington Street.
1834Attempt to locate on Leroy Street.
2021Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
2053Traffic stop on Market Street. Verbal warning issued.
2115Traffic stop on Market Street. Verbal warning issued.
2231Traffic stop on Sandstone Drive. Verbal warning issued.
2252Traffic stop on Maple Street. Ticket issued.