Monthly Report – December 2001

The Evans Police Department was notified by the New York State Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee that it was awarded a $4,500 grant to participate in the statewide “Speed Enforcement Unit” campaign. The goal of this campaign is to reduce speed related injuries or death through increased speed enforcement.


Evans Police Dispatchers took 1,652 complaints for the month of December 2001.

Patrol Division

The Evans Police Patrol Division handled complaints including:

Animal Complaints89
Community Policing85
Criminal Mischief26
False Alarms26
Missing Persons0
Neighbor Dispute3
Premise Checks38
Sex Crimes0
Welfare Check14
  • Seven prisoners were held in the Town of Evans Police Lockup in December 2001.
  • Sixty-six Police Reports were filed and twenty-two accidents were reported to the State of New York as reportable accidents under the Vehicle and Traffic Law.
  • Evans Police Officers issued 94 simplified traffic informations in December of 2001 including:
DWI Related6
License/Permit Violations4
Red Lights1
Required MV Equipment3
Vehicle Registration Violations2
Stop Sign2

Detective Bureau

Seventeen people were arrested, mostly for violations of the New York State Penal Law, Alcohol Beverage Control Law and Vehicle and Traffic Law. Four people were arrested for DWI.

Dog Control

Three appearance tickets were issued from the Dog Control Office.

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