Incident Blotter

The Mahoning Township PD is investigating a ‘hit and run’ crash that occurred along Woodbine Lane near the intersection of Justin Drive. A passenger car heading north on Woodbine was rear-ended by a white Chevy Silvarado. The driver of the Silvarado sped away north on Woodbine before stopping his...

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At least one area resident contacted the Mahoning Township Police Department regarding an alarming email that was received. The email was identified as a fraudulent attempt to extort money from the victim. This particular email was identified by police as the “hitman scam.” The victim usually...

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Police have received reports from several residents of the Mechanicsville area that their unlocked vehicles, parked in driveways or along the roadway, were entered and items removed from within. The thieves are opportunistic. Loose change or other readily accessible valuables are routinely stolen...

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According to several citizen complaints, unsolicited telephone calls are being received from those purporting to be telemarketers soliciting donations to assist police and law enforcement families. The Mahoning Township Police strongly discourages providing any personal information or sensitive...