8787 Erie Road
Angola, New York 14006
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Robert N. Ferguson, Chief of Police

Monthly Report - July 2002


Evans Police Dispatchers took 2,619 complaints for the month of July 2002.


Bruce Green Jr. was appointed Full Time Patrolman at a Special Meeting of the Town Board on July 30, 2002 and will attend the Erie County Central Police Training Academy beginning August 6th.

Patrol Division

The Evans Police Patrol Division handled complaints including:

Accidents 57
Ambulance 137
Animal Complaints 144
Community Policing 42
Criminal Mischief 37
False Alarms 50
Harassment 53
Larceny 49
Lockouts 43
Loud Music 20
Missing Persons 11
Neighbor Dispute 8
Premise Checks 23
Sex Crimes 7
Trespass 32
Welfare Check 17

  • Eighteen prisoners were held in the Town of Evans Police Lockup in July 2002.

  • One hundred and forty-four Police Reports were filed and thirty-one accidents were reported to the State of New York as reportable accidents under the Vehicle and Traffic Law.

  • Evans Police Officers issued 381 simplified traffic informations in July of 2002 including:

    Speeding 122
    Seatbelt 42
    DWI Related 15
    License/Permit Violations 30
    Red Lights 5
    Required MV Equipment 15
    Vehicle Registration Violations 12
    Stop Sign 4
    Other 136

    Detective Bureau

  • At approximately 5:45 a.m. on July 26th, 2002, the Evans Police received a call from a resident that a teenage male had fallen off the cliff at Lake Shore and Peppertree in Derby. Highland, Lakeview and North Evans Fire companies responded to the rescue, as well as a boat from Lake Erie Rescue. Wilhelm Emich, a 14-year-old resident of Derby, was rescued by boat and transported by Mercy Flight from Sturgeon Point Marina to Children's Hospital where the subject was in serious but stable condition. The subject was camping out with a friend near the cliffs and it is believed that the fall occurred between 6 and 6:30 a.m. The subject's bicycle was recovered from the top edge of the cliff.

    Dog Control

    Twenty-three appearance tickets were issued from the Dog Control Office.

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