New York Mills police report, July 17-23
12:31 a.m. Warned a motorist for inattentive driving.
12:50 p.m. Took a report of stray animal from outside city limits. The dog was returned to the owner.
2:37 p.m. Took a report of an assault.
5:17 p.m. Warned a motorist for inattentive driving.
8:42 p.m. Conducted a welfare check on a local resident. The resident was okay.
10:49 a.m. Took a trespassing report.
12:15 p.m. Took a report of an attempted phone scam. The complainant realized it was a scam and sustained no loss.
12:20 p.m. Responded to a commercial burglary alarm. It was a false alarm.
7:53 p.m. Warned a motorist for speeding.
10:11 p.m. Took a report of a dog tearing up the caller's garbage. The dog was gone upon officer arrival.
9:08 a.m. Took a report of a stray kitten with no tags found at a local business. White and orange kitten transported to Lakeland Vet.
9:23 a.m. Cited a motorist for speeding.
1:49 p.m. Stopped a vehicle hauling an unsecured load that appeared to be about to fall out of the vehicle. The motorist was unable to better secure the load, so the officer followed the vehicle a short distance to its destination.
4:46 p.m. Removed a large diameter pipe from the traffic lane on Highway 10.
4:48 p.m. Warned a motorist for speeding.
6:13 p.m. Cited a motorist for exhibition driving.
7:05 p.m. Arrested an individual who had an outstanding arrest warrant.
9:43 a.m. Witnessed a motorcycle lose control and crash on loose gravel. The driver sustained some abrasions, but no other injuries were reported.
12:18 a.m. Stopped to assist a motorist who was stopped on Highway 10 with all their vehicle doors open and a number of people standing outside. The motorist was just looking for something misplaced in the vehicle.
2:03 p.m. Responded to a commercial burglary alarm. It was a false alarm.
10:43 p.m. Assisted a motorist who had no taillights.
4:34 p.m. Warned a motorist for speeding.
11:23 p.m. Assisted with a civil matter.
6:12 p.m. Took a report of a missing cell phone.
12:45 p.m. Assisted a motorist who had locked their keys in their car.
5:23 p.m. Took a report of an assault that reportedly occurred in June.
6:40 p.m. Took a report of a scam in which the reporter gave out their personal information. Advised complainant what steps to take to help prevent identity theft.
7:35 p.m. Investigated an abandoned vehicle with no license plates. It was a vehicle that had been recently purchased, but had broken down.
7:48 p.m. Warned a motorist for speeding and no proof of insurance.