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911 Reports
Monday, Feb. 16
2:56 a.m. – Call from Bear Hollow in reference to suspicious person. Caller advised a white Gran Prix was parked and a male subject was beside the vehicle.
10:47 a.m. – Caller from Starfire Hill advised a male subject on a scooter was in the middle of the road.
12:43 p.m. – Caller from James S. Trimble Blvd. advised female subject from Louisa can not get home. Salvation Army advised they would put her up in motel if someone could get her there.
1:32 p.m. – Call from Rockhouse Road advised of accident with injuries. Caller advised male subject had hit his head on windshield and was bleeding.
3:29 p.m. – Caller from Lindy Branch in reference to boot prints were found outside of two of her bedroom windows. Then prints looked like they circled the house.
5:50 p.m. – Caller from Saltwell St. advised her toilet had overflowed.
6:03 p.m. – Caller from U. S. Rt. 23 advised a male subject was walking on the side of the road and was covered with snow and ice. Caller was afraid he might freeze to death.
6:30 p.m. – Caller from South Mayo Trail advised her husband and his girlfriend had kicked her out of the residence and she has no where to go.

Tuesday, Feb. 17
2:35 p.m. – Caller from Depot Road in reference to a vehicle fire.
3:06 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 321 South advised a male subject had stolen items from her.

Wednesday, Feb. 18
11:11 a.m. – Caller from Starfire Hill requested assistance in reference to she was stuck on the side of the hill.
11:48 a.m. – Caller from Airport Road asked if anyone was bringing medications to anyone.
12:14 p.m. – Caller from Butcher Hollow advised a subject did not have any heat and was freezing.
12:51 p.m. – Caller from Wallen Drive wanted to know who to call to help get groceries or help when a person was ill.
3:30 p.m. – Caller from Ponderosa Drive requested extra patrol in reference to footprints near the residence.
5:59 p.m. – Caller from Industrial Park a vehicle was on its side, unknown if anyone was in the vehicle.
11:26 p.m. – Caller from Baker Branch advised she and her husband had been arguing and he was asked to leave several times. Caller also advised he had refused to go.

Thursday, Feb. 19
11:57 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 40 East advised she couldn’t get out and wondered if someone could bring her some kerosene.
12:53 p.m. – Caller from Wallen Drive requested to know if someone would come shovel their drive.
2:07 p.m. – Caller from Frank St. advised their pipes were being thawed out and there was now a fire under their floor.
5:01 p.m. – Caller from Daisy Street requested to know about warming centers.
6:22 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 581 advised of a house fire and homeowner was trying to put out the heavy flames.
9:28 p.m. – Caller from Right Fork Williams Branch advised her husband was thawing out the water line and the wall caught fire. Caller also advised they think they had it out, but wanted fire department to check it out.

Friday, Feb. 20
6:58 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 40 East advised an electric pole was on fire.
8:26 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 1750 requested to know if dispatch knew where kerosene heaters were for sale.
8:57 a.m. – Caller from Rt. 321 North requested and officer in reference to finding some more items missing.
10:53 p.m. – Caller from U. S. Rt. 460 advised a male subject needed emergency transport in reference to no heat.
2:52 p.m. – Caller from Euclid Avenue in reference to male subject had a female subject down in the snow and had assaulted her.
4:45 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 825 advised a juvenile requested a deputy in reference to neighbor had stated he was going to shoot the dog when they were outside walking.
7:49 p.m. – Call from U. S. Rt. 23 North advised she received a call from someone stating that a local store was taking her son to civil court and asked her to pay $250 and wanted his SSN.

Saturday, Feb. 21
12:35 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 3 advised horses were in the middle of the road.
4:57 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 172 advised one of the state highway trucks was on its top on Davis Branch.
9:15 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 201 advised of an accident without injuries. Caller stated a vehicle was in the ditch in a curve.
1:05 p.m. – Caller from Wilcox Branch advised her ex-boyfriend was at the residence starting trouble. Caller also advised he had hacked into her computer.
6:35 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 2039 was advised by third party that a male subject and a female subject had come to her mother’s residence and was causing problems.

Sunday, Feb. 22
8:49 a.m. – Caller from Main Street advised her water line had burst. Caller requested someone help her turn the water off. She also stated her house was flooding.
10:24 a.m. – Caller from 2nd Street in reference to her water. Caller stated she wanted someone to turn it off.
1:12 p.m. – Caller from North Mayo Trail requested someone to check water damage and possible roof damage to the building. Caller also stated there was water in the breaker box.
10:12 p.m. – Caller from Buskirk Drive requested to speak to an officer in reference to harassing text messages.


911 Reports
Monday, Feb. 2
3:39 a.m. – Alarm activated on Main Street. Showing conference room glass burglar alarm.
12:52 a.m. – Suspicious subject reported in Walmart parking lot. Caller advised a male subject, possibly intoxicated, was looking into vehicles.
4:01 p.m. – Female caller stated she gave a juvenile male subject a ride to Broadway. Caller advised the subject had robbed them and left on foot toward the mini park.
5:53 p.m. – Caller from 6th Street in reference to her son had let a subject borrow a radiator and they would not give it back.
10:23 p.m. – Caller from Jefferson Avenue advised a male subject stole $20 from his apartment.
10:58 p.m. – Caller from FM Stafford Avenue in reference to a reckless driving complaint. Caller stated a red Ford truck went into the grass and spun tires and got mud all over their vehicle.
10:55 p.m. – Caller from Maple Street by third party call. Male caller advised a female subject and a juvenile was living at the residence and some of her family was at the residence breaking things and damaging her truck.
11:15 p.m. – Caller from Apache Drive requested extra patrol in the area due to seeing someone running. Female caller stated dogs were barking and going crazy.

Tuesday, Feb. 3
7:50 a.m. – Caller from McCarty Branch requested an officer check on her grandmother. Caller advised her grandmother advised her that her son had assaulted her.
7:53 a.m. – Caller from U. S. Rt. 23 in reference to smoke coming out from under the bridge just past Kirk Law.
11:04 a.m. – Caller from Mill Branch Road in reference to a male subject making threats to kill her and her daughter.
12:17 p.m. – Caller from Euclid Avenue in reference to alarm activated at the Food Basket.
12:25 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 321 requested to have a male subject removed from the residence. Caller stated the subject had attempted to assault a sister and was trying to break down a door.
1:45 p.m. – Caller from Collins Drive in reference to stolen copper from the area.
7:18 p.m. – Caller from North Mayo Trail advised that one juvenile was chasing another juvenile trying to hurt him.
10:33 p.m. – Caller from Maple Street advised a male subject had slashed their tires.
8:45 p.m. – Caller from Madison Avenue advised she heard a female screaming. Caller stated she looked outside and a male subject had kicked the door in.

Wednesday, Feb. 4
11:33 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 1596 advised an inside A/C unit and copper was stolen from the property.
1:26 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 2039 advised a gold color Ford Ranger had stopped at her driveway early morning and was revving the engine.
6:41 p.m. – Caller from the Boonscamp area requested extra patrol around the post office.
7:10 p.m. – Caller in the area of the Community Drive in reference to extra patrol. Caller stated his wife advised him a man was standing outside looking in the window.

Thursday, Feb. 5
12:05 a.m. – Caller from Mayo Plaza advised a male subject was riding around on the hood of a gray vehicle.
9:47 a.m. – Caller from James S. Trimble Blvd. advised a patient in the ICU was stoned and was trying to leave the facility.
12:51 p.m. – Caller from the Staffordsville area advised a male subject was calling and threatening her.
2:06 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 172 advised subjects were going up and down the drive tearing things up.
6:16 p.m. – Caller from Mayo Plaza advised an intoxicated male subject was sitting on a bench at the store.
10:13 p.m. – Call from 2nd and West Street in reference to a possibly intoxicated male subject staggering.
11:06 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 2039 advised her friend advised her that her daughter had been assaulted and was bleeding from her head. Caller requested an office to check it out.

Friday, Feb. 6
10:41 a.m. – Caller from Broadway advised a female subject was going from business to business saying she had lost her husband and was selling Valentines to pay for rent.
3:17 p.m. – Call from Combs Drive in reference to stolen copper line.
5:41 p.m. – Caller from Rt. 172 in reference to complaint from earlier in reference to someone putting a gun in her nephew’s face.
8:19 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 469 advised of strong smell of gas on her back porch. Caller stated she thinks someone was trying to burn her out.
10:23 p.m. – Caller from Kmart in reference to suspicious subjects in front of the store.
11:22 p.m. – Call from Webb Hollow in reference to subjects possibly trespassing at a residence. The owner advised no one should be there.

Saturday, Feb. 7
7:50 a.m. – Caller from Rt. 40 requested to speak to an officer in reference to stolen copper line.
4:46 p.m. – Caller from James S. Trimble Blvd. in reference to a male subject advised them he had been cutting copper wire. Caller also advised other subjects were calling and stating the male subject and the son had gotten into a fight.
6:38 p.m. – Caller from Jefferson Avenue requested an officer contact him in reference to stolen wallet.
9:03 p.m. – Caller from Walmart parking lot in reference to a fight. Caller stated one male subject had a knife.
10:34 p.m. – Caller from Asa Creek advised a male subject was trespassing on his property. Caller also advised he had asked to subject to leave several times and he had refused to do so.

Sunday, Feb. 8
12:27 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 172 advised she had an EPO against her husband and he was texting her and making threats.
12:06 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 201 advised she had stayed at a friend’s residence last night and while she was asleep subjects took her keys and her vehicle.
6:24 p.m. – Caller from Third and West Street advised a gas meter was missing and gas was going everywhere.


911 Reports
Monday, Jan. 26
1:10 a.m. – Caller from Shady Lane stated that a male subject was calling and making threats toward her. Caller requested extra patrol.
11:05 p.m. – Caller from Castle Fork in reference to six gunshots in the area. Not sure how close it was.
11:51 p.m. – Call from Ky. Rt. 302 in reference to someone calling and not saying anything. Caller stated they keep it up every five minutes.

Tuesday, Jan. 27
2:33 p.m. – In reference to suspicious subjects. Caller from Depot Road advised a female wanted information on renting. Caller stated that when the female walked away a male joined her.
4:49 p.m. – Caller from 6th Street advised someone had tried to steal an old aluminum boat.
9:41 p.m. – Caller from Washington Avenue in reference to eggs on vehicles.

Wednesday, Jan. 28
3:42 p.m. – In reference to shoplifter in custody at Walmart.
6:45 – Call from Mayo Trail in reference to a stolen truck out of the parking lot.
8:48 – Caller from Millers Creek requested extra patrol in reference to subjects driving through the area and yelling out of vehicles.

Thursday, Jan. 29
7:57 p.m. – Caller from Ramey Branch advised her boyfriend threatened to beat her up and will not leave. Caller stated the subject threw a drink at her head, burnt her clothes and won’t stop following her around.
9:46 a.m. – Single vehicle accident without injuries on Ky. Rt. 201. Caller stated the vehicle was in the ditch about five miles off Rt. 23.
9:59 p.m. – Accident without injuries on Rt. 172.
9:59 a.m. – Accident with injuries on Rt. 1107.
10:22 a.m. – Accident without injuries on Falls Road.
10:23 a.m. – Accident without injuries on Ky. Rt. 825.
10:32 a.m. – Accident without injuries on Ky. Rt. 40 W.
10:42 a.m. – Accident without injuries on Ky. Rt. 581. Caller advised vehicle was in the creek and subjects were out of the vehicle. Caller stated no one was hurt, but they took down a few mailboxes.
12:31 p.m. – Caller from Baker Branch advised some EMTs came to her house prior night and she wanted to know their names.
3:57 p.m. – Caller from Mill Street in reference to a stolen vehicle in Prestonsburg. Dispatch advised them to call Prestonsburg Police Dept.
4:22 p.m. – Caller from Robinson Road advised of 6-8 gun shots really close to their residence.

Friday, Jan. 30
12:24 a.m. – Caller from Sorghum Hollow advised what sounded like a gun shot and also a large fire on the hillside.
9:30 a.m. – Caller from 3rd Street advised a possibly intoxicated male subject had hit a tree and left the scene. Caller also advised the subject knocked down an electric pole.
2:25 p.m. – Caller from the West Van Lear area called sheriff’s dept. in reference to gunshots she heard in the area.
2:41 p.m. – Caller from Mayo Trail advised she dropped an envelope containing $450 earlier and a male subject came in behind her and picked it up and put it in his pocket. Caller requested to speak to an officer.
5:36 p.m. – Caller from Flat Gap in reference to brother taking food stamp card.
6:34 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 1092 advised her husband’s family was outside yelling and cussing at her. Caller stated she wanted an officer to remove them from the property.
6:42 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 321 S advised a male subject was walking around their parking lot and acting suspicious. Caller requested extra patrol.
10:03 p.m. – Call in reference to attempting to located a missing female subject. Caller stated she was supposed to be with a male subject who has family in the area.
11:29 p.m. – Caller from Cross Creek advised subjects were in the area throwing eggs at houses and vehicles.

Saturday, Jan. 31
8:52 a.m. – Caller from Boyd Branch heard what sounded like gun shots.
12:39 p.m. – Caller from East Dorton Blvd. in reference to vehicle that was egged night before. Caller requested an officer to escort her to carwash in reference to being threatened by family members.
3:25 p.m. – Caller from Burnt Cabin Tower Road requested to be transferred to KSP. Caller stated they saw two male subjects hitting each other with crow bars.
7:26 p.m. – Caller from Millers Creek requested extra patrol in reference to family member may try to get into the house.
9:11 p.m. – Caller from Mayo Plaza in reference to a fight. Caller advised one female subject was bleeding from the head.
9:40 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 469 requested extra patrol in reference to prowlers in the area. Caller stated she head a phone ring outside her house.
11:24 p.m. – Caller from 6th Street advised several intoxicated subjects were in the area and one male subject had urinated in public.
11:35 p.m. – Call from Bear Hollow advised her daughter had called her in reference to her husband had threatened to hit her.

Sunday, Feb. 1
9:35 a.m. – Caller from Robin Hill Road advised his vehicle had been broken into and two IPODs, and IPHONE and some money was missing.
11:36 a.m. – Caller from Meade Branch advised a subject had threatened to kill him with a sword.
12:39 p.m. – Call from Ponderosa Drive advised his vehicle had been broken into and some items had been taken.
4:39 p.m. – Female caller from Combs Drive advised when she got up this morning she found a knife at her back door. Caller also advised it had KKK on the handle.
5:25 p.m. – Caller from Rt. 321 advised a female subject was in the parking lot was asking for money and a place to stay.


911 Reports
Monday, Jan. 19
11:50 a.m. – Caller from Main St. advised her boyfriend’s son called and threatened her. Caller also advised the subject was on his way to the residence at the time.
12:20 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 302 advised there were two male subjects taking items out of a house and no one was supposed to be in the house.
12:52 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 40W advised his boat had come unhitched from his truck and the westbound lane was completely blocked.
2:06 p.m. – Caller from Jefferson Avenue requested an officer in reference to male subject harassed him earlier.
7:04 p.m. – Caller from James S. Trimble Blvd. advised male subject was fighting with the staff.
8:06 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 172 in reference to an accident with injuries. Caller stated the vehicle was on it’s top.
9:15 p.m. – Caller from Highland Plaza advised two subjects were yelling and screaming in the parking lot.

Tuesday, Jan. 20
1:34 a.m. – Caller from Euclid Avenue advised a female subject attempted to open her door and was walking in her yard.
4:35 p.m. – Caller from U. S. Rt. 23N advised he had found a trailer that had been reported stolen a year ago.
5:10 p.m. – Caller from Rite Aide parking lot advised a subject was passed out under the steering wheel.
11:45 p.m. – Caller from Lindy Branch in reference to hearing someone outside the residence.

Wednesday, Jan. 21
5:08 a.m. – Caller from Combs Drive advised her husband was chasing a male subject who had broken into her husband’s vehicle.
8:07 a.m. – Two vehicle accident with injuries reported on Ky. Rt. 40W.
12 p.m. – Report of accident with injuries on Ky. Rt. 201. Call stated a truck was on it’s top at the Johnson County/Lawrence County line.
12:10 p.m. – Extra patrol was requested on Lindy Branch in reference to increased traffic in the early morning hours.
12:31 p.m. – Caller from Sloane Branch advised the house had been broken into.
12:55 p.m. – Caller from Sloane Branch advised the windows of her home had been broken out and the place had been ransacked. Caller requested an officer for a report.
2:27 p.m. – Caller from 7th Street requested to speak to an officer in reference to a dog that had tried to bite an officer.
2:47 p.m. – Caller from James S. Trimble Blvd. advised a female subject had been assaulted by her boyfriend.
7:47 p.m. – Caller from Little Mud Lick requested to have her son removed from the residence.
10:55 p.m. – Caller from Riverview Apts. requested a deputy be enroute in reference to the home being ransacked. Caller advised the bed was flipped over and everything taken out of the drawers.
11:13 p.m. – Caller from Madison Avenue advised a male subject and a female subject, possibly under the influence, walked out of the bar.
11:56 p.m. – Caller from Sloane Branch advised a subject was knocking on her door in a residence that had been broken into earlier.

Thursday, Jan. 22
6:20 p.m. – Caller from Southside Apt. required a unit to clear the vacant apartments to see if a male subject was sleeping in one of the units.
7:54 p.m. – Caller from Stafford Cemetery Drive advised a female subject was at her father’s residence arguing with him and had threatened to stab him.
10:33 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 40W advised a male subject was outside throwing rocks at his residence.

Friday, Jan. 23
3:26 p.m. – Caller from Lucy Lane in reference to stolen copper line.
7:29 p.m. – Caller from Maple Street advised she had a tablet and computer stolen from her residence.

Saturday, Jan. 24
12:30 a.m. – Caller from Pickle Fork in reference to several shake and bake meth labs.
1:21 p.m. – Caller from South Clay Avenue advised his building had been broken into during the night and a safe had been stolen.
3:03 p.m. – Caller from Main Street advised a male subject was looking into vehicles.

Sunday, Jan. 25
12:42 a.m. – Caller from Riverview Drive advised an intoxicated male subject was screaming and yelling outside and beating on doors.
7:35 p.m. – Female caller from 6th Street advised some items had been stolen from her vehicle.
7:45 p.m. – Caller from Homestead Estates Lane advised a male subject dressed all in black had been on the porch and was headed up the hollow.
10:51 p.m. – Caller from Shady Lane requested to speak to a unit in reference to threatening texts and Facebook messages.


911 Reports
Monday, Jan. 12
11:03 a.m. – Male caller from U. S. Rt. 23 in the Lowmansville area advised a green Grand Am was driving all over the roadway.
11:49 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 40 W in reference to a reckless driving complaint. Caller advised a red Pontiac was driving all over the roadway.
12:49 p.m. – Caller from Walmart advised they were advised that a female subject was “bumming money” and taking it to a male subject in a green Dodge truck.

Tuesday, Jan. 13
3:13 a.m. - Caller from the Wittensville area advised several male and female subjects were fighting. Caller stated the subjects were under the influence of narcotics. Caller requested 911.
8:51 a.m. – Caller from Maple Street advised of a strange smell outside her residence. Caller stated the smell had given her a headache.
12:06 p.m. – Caller from 3rd Street advised an inmate they have advised he had been assaulted in one of the cells. Caller stated the inmate requested a report.
1:18 p.m. – Caller from 8th Street in reference to door to apartment had been pried open.
7:15 p.m. – Caller from Childers Drive advised her dog is going crazy. Caller also stated she could hear a male subject outside her residence.
8:52 p.m. – Caller from Paintsville High School parking lot in reference to hit and run.

Wednesday, Jan. 14
4:24 a.m. – Caller from Mill Branch Road advised his 4-wheeler had been stolen overnight.
2:45 p.m. – Caller from Maple Street advised two male subjects were trying to get into his residence to “beat him up.”
3:50 p.m. – Caller from South Mayo Trail advised tools were missing from his residence. Caller stated the tools were worth thousands of dollars.
4:35 p.m. – Caller from Kite Hollow requested to speak to a unit in reference to his uncle threatening him with a pistol.
5:21 p.m. – Caller from Thelma in reference to a male subject riding a bicycle was weaving in and out of traffic. Caller stated the subject cussed at them as they passed.

Thursday, Jan. 15
6:43 a.m. – Caller from Rush Fork Lane advised there were traffic cones across the roadway. Caller didn’t know if it was a prank or if something was wrong.
9:04 a.m. – Caller from Rt. 1428 stated he had seen the 4-wheeler that was reported stolen from earlier call. Caller advised it was in the back of a white Chevy S10 turning off Rt. 23.
11:36 a.m. – Caller from Lincoln Avenue requested extra patrol in reference to stolen items.
12:24 p.m. – Caller from 3rd St. in reference to stolen purse.
3:40 p.m. – Caller reported a postal carrier had requested an officer in reference to male subject had followed her while she had delivered mail on State Street and onto Depot Road.
4:19 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 1092 advised a bus was driving fast and almost hit her head on.
11:29 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt, 1559 advised a male subject and a female subject in a blue Ford tried to leave without paying for gas. Caller also stated the subjects were possibly intoxicated.

Friday, Jan. 16
6:12 a.m. – 20-year-old female caller on foot on 2nd Street advised she was being followed by a male subject, also on foot.
3:14 p.m. – Two vehicle accident with injuries reported on Broadway.
4:20 p.m. – Caller from Apple Tree Plaza requested an officer in reference to male subject stealing cigarettes.
7:18 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 201 advised an older model Ford was all over the roadway at a high rate of speed.
8:48 p.m. – Caller from Mayo Plaza advised she witnessed a male subject beating a small child.
10:10 p.m. – Caller from West Street advised a male subject wearing a black leather jacket was staggering down the street.

Saturday, Jan. 17
1:35 a.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 3224 advised he heard someone around his residence. Caller also advised when he went outside, he heard someone running across his property dressed all in black.
1:25 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 302 hang up. Called back was advised company was calling and harassing her. Dispatch advised her to call the phone number.
3:27 p.m. – Caller from Jefferson Avenue requestd to know if anyone was shot and killed Friday night.
6:04 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 172 advised a female subject was threatening her. Caller stated she has had problems with her before.
6:23 p.m. – Female caller from Maple Street advised that the 4-wheelers were back behind a residence. Caller requested extra patrol through out the night.
7:30 p.m. – Caller from Ky. 321 advised he spoke with a unit in reference to a cell phone that was stolen by a male subject. Caller stated the subject was wearing a white hoodie.
10:57 p.m. – Caller from Ky. Rt. 581 advised of a domestic physical situation between a male subject and a female subject.

Sunday, Jan. 18
8:40 a.m. – Accident with injuries reported at the intersection of Rt. 23/321.
2:51 p.m. – Caller from Mayo Plaza advised a female subject had a stolen Peebles card was in the store and tried to use it.
2:51 p.m. – Female caller from FM Stafford advised she was touched inappropriately by a male resident.
6:44 p.m. – Caller from Euclid Avenue advised a male subject and a female subject had been in the store acting suspiciously. Caller requested a unit to contact him so he can get to his vehicle.



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