IMPROPER RIGHT TURN - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Richard N. Cassara, 73, of Canton for making an improper right turn at an intersection at 11:41 a.m. Wednesday following a traffic stop on Maple Street. Police allege Cassara made a right hand turn from Maple Street near Martin’s service station in the outside lane. While turning, he allegedly failed to maintain his lane and turned into the inner most lane.
AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION - POTSDAM - Village police charged Larae M. Green, 38, of Potsdam with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday following a traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue. Police said they made the traffic stop during an investigation stemming from a reckless driving complaint and discovered her operating privileges were suspended.
BENCH WARRANT - POTSDAM - Village police picked up Nicholas P. Adams, 23, of Potsdam on a bench warrant issued by Potsdam Village Court. He was picked up at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday on Debra Drive, arraigned by Potsdam Village Justice Nicholas Pignone and released on his own appearance. The warrant alleged Adams had failed to appear as directed on a case pending in village court.
The Police Blotter
Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
0042 Patrols responded to report of suspicious activity on Racquette Road.
0119 Patrol completed a traffic stop on Main Street. A verbal warning was issued.
0210 Patrols responded for a personal injury motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Market Street. and Cottage Street. No tickets were issued.
0530 Patrols responded to an alarm activation on Munson Street. It was determined to be a false alarm.
0910 Patrols assisted the Potsdam Fire Department with traffic control during a gas emergency on Market Street.
0924 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
0926 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1059 Record check completed for the Potsdam Housing Authority.
1202 Handicap parking permit issued to a subject.
1301 Handicap parking permit issued to a subject.
1305 Lost property reported.
1510 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1516 Traffic stop on Clarkson Avenue. Verbal warning issued.
1520 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1542 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1637 Harassment complaint at Clarkson University.
1945 Patrols responded to a burglary alarm
2201 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call