EVANS POLICE DEPARTMENT


8787 Erie Road
Angola, New York 14006
716-549-3600

Robert N. Ferguson, Chief of Police

Monthly Report - July 1998


Dispatch

Evans Police Dispatchers took 2,067 complaints for the month of July 1998.

Patrol Division

The Evans Police Patrol Division handled complaints including:

Accidents 35
Ambulance 104
Animal Complaints 102
Breakdowns 18
Community Policing 178
Criminal Mischief 37
Domestic Incidents 14
Harassment 47
Premise Checks 85
Unwelcome Guest 5
Warrants served 13

  • The Police Department has procured a 1995 Ford Bronco which was declared surplus equipment from the Highway Department. The Bronco replaces a 1986 Dodge Suburban and has been painted and decals were applied to match the rest of the fleet of police vehicles.


  • Twenty-one prisoners were held in the Town of Evans Police Lockup in July 1998.

  • One-hundred and twenty-three Police reports were filed and 28 accidents were reported to the State of New York as reportable accidents under the Vehicle and Traffic Law.

  • Evans Police Officers issued 427 simplified traffic informations in July of 1998 including:

    Speeding 202
    Seatbelt 57
    DWI Related 18
    License/Permit Violations 42
    Red Lights 2
    Required MV Equipment 16
    Vehicle Registration Violations 15
    Stop Sign 20
    Other 55

    Detective Bureau

      The Detective Bureau investigated 116 incidents including:

      Burglaries 3
      Criminal Mischief 15
      Drugs 2
      Harassment 11
      Disorderly Conduct 10
      Petit Larcenies 18

    • Fifty-six people were arrested, mostly for violations of the New York State Penal Law, including 6 Felonies, 38 Misdemeanors and 58 Violations for a total of 102 charges. Nine of the 56 people were arrested for DWI.

    • The Detective Bureau investigated several sexual assault cases during the month of July. These crimes included one Rape, one Sodomy First Degree and two Sexual Abuse First Degree incidents. All of the cases were separate incidents, the victims ranged in age from 4 to 37 years of age. Investigations in all of these incidents were cleared by arrest.

    Dog Control

      Sixteen appearance tickets were issued from the Dog Control Office.

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