Monthly Report – May 2013

The Town of Evans Police Department sadly mourns the tragic loss of Police Officer Frederick Garrasi III who died suddenly on May 3rd, 2013. Fred was 24 years old.

Served with Honor
December 2011 to May 2013


Terrance Cooke was appointed crossing guard at the May 1, 2013 Town Board meeting.


Evans Police Dispatchers took 2,610 complaints for the month of May 2013.

Patrol Division

During the month of May, the Evans Police Department participated in the New York State Buckle-Up Campaign.

The Evans Police Patrol Division handled calls including:

Animal Complaints139
Assist Motorists30
Community Policing342
Criminal Mischief12
Domestic Incidents6
False Alarms13
Loud Music16
Missing Persons5
Neighbor Dispute8
Premise Checks167
Sex Offenses2
Welfare Check31
  • Twelve prisoners were held in the Town of Evans Police lockup in May 2013.
  • One-hundred and two police reports were filed and 18 accidents were reported to State of New York as reportable accidents under the Vehicle and Traffic Law.
  • Evans Police Officers issued 175 simplified traffic informations and 4 parking tickets in May of 2013 including:
DWI Related2
License/Permit Violations12
Red Lights9
Required MV Equipment27
Vehicle Registration Violations13
Stop Sign7

Detective Bureau

Twenty-nine people were arrested, mostly for violations of the New York State Penal Law, Alcohol Beverage Control Law and Vehicle and Traffic Law. There was 1 arrest for DWI in May.

Dog Control

Three appearance tickets were issued from the Dog Control office.

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