A Snyder Street man, 33, was charged with possession of Oxycodone and possession of marijuana following a traffic stop at South Arlington and East Exchange streets.
A North Main Street man, 39, was charged with possession of crack and heroin after a traffic stop at Lawton Street and Noble Avenue.
A Flora Avenue man, 61, was charged with domestic violence after he allegedly struck his girlfriend in the nose.
An East Crosier Street man, 18, was charged with receiving stolen property after police stopped him at Baird Street and Clay Drive in a vehicle that was reported stolen in Columbus.
A Ravenna man, 40, was charged with possession of crack, possession of cocaine and possession of criminal tools after a traffic stop at Wildwood Avenue and Hoye Street.
A Forrest Drive man, 34, was charged with possession of crack after a traffic stop at East South Street and Clay Drive.
A Stroman Avenue woman, 45, was charged with assault on a peace officer. Police said she was intoxicated at an apartment in the 700 block of Anderson Avenue and resisted arrest.
A Barberton man, 30, was charged with possession of heroin after a traffic stop at Allyn and East South streets.
A Wall Street man, 20, was charged with possession of crack after he allegedly tried to kick in a door at North Main Street and Tallmadge Avenue.
An Audubon Road man, 37, was charged with drug abuse and tampering with evidence after a traffic stop at Grace and Garth avenues. Police said he was found trying to conceal crack in his mouth.
A West Cedar Street man, 24, was charged with domestic violence, domestic violence menacing, felonious assault, aggravated menacing, having weapons under disability and carrying a concealed weapon after a fight with his girlfriend.
A Cuyahoga Falls man, 37, was charged with felonious assault and robbery after police said he punched a man outside a nightclub on West Exchange Street, knocking him unconscious, then took belongings from the victim’s pockets.
A North Arlington Street man, 41, was charged with possession of crack after a traffic stop at Laird and Fulton streets.
A Cuyahoga Falls woman, 27, was charged with theft of drugs and illegal procession of a drug document after police said she admitted stealing medications from a cart at her place of employment.
An Ackley Street man, 32, was charged with domestic violence with a previous conviction, having weapons under disability and child endangering after police said he slapped his pregnant girlfriend several times.
A Crosby Street man, 19, a Tallmadge man, 23, and a Cleveland man, 21, were charged with two counts of robbery each after police said they robbed two men at gunpoint at Power and Kling streets.
An East Lake Avenue man, 51, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 16 after an altercation involving his girlfriend.
A $2,000 flat-screen TV was among numerous items, total value $3,300, taken from a Teakwood Court residence Nov. 17.
A homeless man, 32, was jailed Nov. 21 on a charge of breaking and entering six days after a brick was used to break out the drive-up window and enter the Dairy Queen on Norton Avenue. Police said nothing appeared to have been taken.
A Wooster Road North man told police Nov. 19 that someone entered his truck and stole a case with 120 CDs inside and other items, total value $960.
Items totaling $2,300, including a $200 revolver, were reported stolen Nov. 15 at a Madison Avenue home. The victim said the thefts had been occurring since April.
Electric cables were ripped from a Franklin Avenue home and siding was damaged in the process, according to a police report. Total loss was set at $500.
A woman, 63, reported Nov. 16 that her purse was stolen while she shopped in Acme Fresh Market, 3979 Medina Road.
Three Persian rugs were stolen Nov. 10-16 from a garage in the 700 block of Ghent Road.
A Greenbay Drive man, 26, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 24 after he allegedly hit his girlfriend in the face during a quarrel.
A Portage Lakes Drive woman, 48, was arrested at home Nov. 17 on a warrant charging felony forgery.
A Wymore Avenue man, 37, was wanted on a domestic violence warrant Nov. 15 after he allegedly pushed a man to the ground and hit him in the face several times.
A Canova Drive resident told deputies Nov. 22 that someone used her credit-card information in Michigan to make a purchase of $1,168.
A Canal Fulton woman told deputies that items valued at $1,394 were stolen from two vehicles parked Nov. 17 on West Warner Road.
A Silver Meadows Boulevard man, 26, was charged with drug abuse Nov. 25 after police said he had a narcotic without a prescription.
An Akron boy, 17, was charged with domestic violence and criminal damaging Nov. 24 after he allegedly punched the mother, 22, of his child.
An Akron man, 46, was charged with theft and criminal trespassing Nov. 24 after he allegedly returned unpurchased merchandise for cash at Home Depot, 325 Howe Ave. He allegedly returned $4,700 in goods over a four-month span.
A 24th Street couple was charged with domestic violence Nov. 16. The woman, 19, told police her boyfriend, 20, punched her arms and legs and choked her. He said she hit him in the face. Both had injuries.
An Akron man, 18, was charged with abusing a harmful intoxicant, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, driving under suspension and obstructing official business Nov. 18. He is accused of inhaling dust cleaner while driving on State Road at Portage Trail and giving police a phony name.
The manager of Pulp Smoothie, 1210 Buchholzer Blvd., said the store was robbed just before noon Nov. 18. A robber showed a clerk a gun tucked in his waistband and demanded money. He fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Someone filled a soda can and a plastic bottle with lighter fluid Nov. 22 and ignited them at 13th Street and Silver Lake Avenue.
A leasing agent for Wyoga Lake Commons reported Nov. 12 that a 7-year-old boy lit paper on fire in a first-floor stairwell.
Someone broke into a vacant home Nov. 18 in the 1500 block of Campbell Street and stole $3,000 in tools.
Two TV sets and other electronic equipment, total value $1,200, were stolen Nov. 22 from a home in the 3300 block of Prange Drive.
A woman told police Nov. 18 that someone broke into her home in the 1900 block of 18th Street, but nothing appeared to be missing.
Someone entered an apartment Nov. 12 in the 1900 block of 26th Street and stole prescription drugs.
An intruder stole jewelry Nov. 16 from a home in the 1000 block of Roosevelt Avenue.
Someone broke into a home Nov. 11 in the 2500 block of Oakwood Drive.
A thief broke into an apartment Nov. 12 in the 3200 block of Prange Drive and stole $200.
A Brace Place woman reported Nov. 19 that a Bolich Middle School student threatened to kill her daughter, 12.
An Akron man, 20, was charged with menacing Nov. 16 after he allegedly threatened a couple after a near-collision in the parking lot at Target, 449 Howe Ave.
A Best Buy Geek Squad employee reported Nov. 12 that a computer brought in for repairs appeared to contain child pornography.
An Akron man, 44, was charged with robbery Nov. 18 after he allegedly threatened to harm a High Street woman, 26, if she did not give him money.
An Orchestra Street man told police Nov. 22 that he fell prey to a $2,579 scam. He told police a man posing as an Internal Revenue Service agent told him to pay the money or he would be in trouble.
A Campbell Street woman reported Nov. 25 someone used her personal information to file a 2011 federal income tax return.
A Bailey Road man reported Nov. 25 that someone he knows is using his identity to obtain credit and bank accounts.
Two bicycles, total value $1,700, were taken Nov. 23 from a garage in the 1700 block of 23rd Street.
A Beacon Hill Circle man, 59, reported Nov. 25 that someone took a Nike gym bag containing his car keys, clothing and personal items from the men’s locker room at the Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St. A wallet containing credit cards and $35 was taken from his car.
A South Hidden Valley Road man reported Nov. 17 that someone took $4,000 from his home.
A Moore Road woman told deputies Nov. 19 that she received a phone call to send $1,961 to get her grandson out of jail. She sent the money to an unknown person. Her grandson wasn’t in jail.
A clerk at the Verizon store on South Arlington Road reported that three individuals posing as customers stole a box containing six iPhones, total value $1,200. One of the men filled out a credit application while the other two walked around. When the credit was denied, the three left.
An Akron man was charged with possession of marijuana after a traffic stop Nov. 18 on Stow Road. He also was charged with speeding.
A College Street man was charged with carrying a concealed weapon Nov. 6 during a traffic stop on Darrow Road.
A West Streetsboro Street man, 41, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 10 after he allegedly threatened to kill his father.
An alarm sounded after someone tried to enter a home Nov. 13 in the 300 block of Cheshire Road.
A Duffield Drive man reported a theft Nov. 18 involving a home improvement contractor.
A warrant for telecommunications harassment was issued Nov. 11 for an Akron man, 45, who allegedly called someone repeatedly on Veterans Day to make threats.
A Watkins Road man, 34, was arrested Nov. 20 on a warrant alleging domestic violence.
Breaking and entering
Someone broke into the equipment room at Loyal Oak Car Wash, 3078 Jackson Drive, forced open coin boxes and caused more than $30,000 in damage to machines.
A Greenwich Road man reported Nov. 22 that a relative admitted stealing four checks, then forging and cashing them. He said she promised to pay back the money.
A Wadsworth man, 53, of Chestnut Street, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 19 after he allegedly hit a woman in the side of the face and fled. He was arrested four hours later when he returned.
An Akron man, 29, of Long Street, was charged with felony theft Nov. 12 after he allegedly stole a tattoo kit, subwoofers and an amplifier, total value $1,800, from a truck parked on Kubler Trail.
A Linnway Drive man, 33, was wanted Nov. 14 on a felony domestic violence warrant after he allegedly grabbed his girlfriend by the hair, kicked in a bedroom door and pushed her into a hallway mirror.
A Kent Road man, 42, was charged with assault and resisting arrest Nov. 24 after he allegedly took a swing at officers while being arrested on a Summit County warrant.
A Fishcreek Road girl, 16, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 20 after she allegedly pushed her mother into a table.
A Marsh Road woman, 59, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 14.
A Cuyahoga Falls woman, 23, was charged with forgery, misuse of a credit card and three counts of theft Nov. 14.
A Youngstown man, 25, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 18.
A resident scared off three intruders who broke into a home Nov. 22 in the 400 block of Treeside Drive.
Coins were stolen Nov. 19 from a home in the 1700 block of Lillian Road.
Misuse of credit card
A Maplepark Road woman, 22, reported Nov. 14 that someone used her credit-card account to make a purchase of nearly $1,000.
A Graham Road woman, 29, reported Nov. 20 that someone used her stolen credit card for more than $600 in unauthorized charges.
Police were investigating the reported sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl Nov. 20.
Police were investigating a Nov. 21 rape report from a woman, 28.
A Cuyahoga Falls man, 32, was charged Nov. 14 with possessing chemicals to manufacture methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop on East Avenue.
A Cleveland man, 25, was charged Nov. 19 with receiving stolen property and possession of criminal tools. He is accused of driving a car stolen from Cleveland.
A North Thomas Road woman reported Nov. 20 that her apartment was burglarized while she took her children to school and ran an errand. Cash and a Kindle Fire were taken.
Officers were called to a home on State Road after 11 p.m. Nov. 25 for a report of loud music in the backyard. Residents told officers a crew was going to film a music video. They were advised to keep it quiet.
A Bennett Road resident called police Nov. 23 to complain that someone pulled her driveway reflectors out of the ground and wrote on her vehicle with butter.
Police were called to West Sturbridge Drive on Nov. 23 for a report of a car turfing a lawn. It turns out it was someone looking for a lost dog.
Police found a woman asleep in a car Nov. 23 on North Court Street. The woman said she fell asleep while waiting for her windows to defrost.
Police officers were called to North Court Street on Nov. 23 for a report of a suspicious person. They found a man using a sail on a skateboard scooting around a parking lot.
Police were called to Brynmar Lane on Nov. 22 to investigate a bent shepherd’s hook in a garden.
Officers discovered a man slumped over in a car Nov. 25 on Medina Road. It turned out the man was searching his car for a missing cellphone charger.
Police were called to Pearl Road business Nov. 23 to investigate the theft of scrap metal. The business owner said scrap metal has slowly been disappearing over two years.
Officers discovered a locked, empty car running with its lights on Nov. 24 at Ganley Nissan. Police officers were able to unlock the car and turn off the engine.
A Water Street man, 18, was arrested Nov. 26 on a warrant alleging he violated probation.
Police were investigating a suspected false police report Nov. 7.
A Pawnee Place man, 19, and a Cleveland woman, 18, were charged with abduction Nov. 19. The man also was charged with assault.
A Canton man, 50, of 14th Street Northeast, was arrested Nov. 19 on a Canal Fulton warrant charging him with felony theft.
A homeless man, 50, was arrested Nov. 17 on a warrant alleging telecommunications harassment.
A Canton woman, 42, of Treeside Street Northeast, was arrested Nov. 14 on a theft charge after police said she concealed jewelry and clothing, total value $818, in her pockets at Kohl’s on Dressler Road Northwest.
Breaking and entering
Two small air compressors and other items, total value $600, were reported stolen Nov. 16 from a garage on Concord Street Northwest.
A woman told police Nov. 14 she was sitting in her car at a Belden Village Street Northwest lot when a man approached her and asked for cash. When she refused, he threatened to kill her. She drove away.
A Highsaddle Avenue Northwest man said Nov. 20 that his credit-card information was used to make $600 in purchases without his permission.
Jewelry valued at $1,500 was reported stolen Nov. 19 from a Maureen Drive Northwest home.
A Pataskala, Ohio, man told police Nov. 12 that his $700 cellphone and charger were stolen from Motel 6 on Sunset Strip Avenue Northwest.
Chains and binders, total value $604, were reported stolen Nov. 11 from a truck at Industrial Parks and Services on Promler Avenue Northwest.
Police arrested a Louisville woman, 34, of Colebrook Street, on a warrant alleging domestic violence and endangering children Nov. 18.
A Liberty Lane Northwest man was charged with passing bad checks Nov. 15 after he allegedly gave North Canton schools two checks totaling $300 for children’s expenses.
Two Canton men, both age 20 and both of Benson Court Southwest, were arrested Nov. 20 in a joint investigation of burglaries. Armed with search warrants, Stark County deputies, the Canton SWAT cooperative, the U.S. Marshal’s Violent Crime Fugitive Task Force and Stark Metro Narcotics Unit recovered numerous stolen items along with drug paraphernalia. One man was charged with three counts of felony burglary, while the other was charged with felony receiving stolen property, felony theft and two other counts.
A Canton woman, 18, of Crescent Road Southwest, was charged with domestic violence Nov. 20 after she allegedly a soda can at her mother, who was driving her to school.
At the request of a Uniontown officer, an Akron woman, 27, of Oxford Avenue, turned herself in to police on a felony theft charge Nov. 18.
A Fairchild Circle woman told police Nov. 18 that she was lured into a telephone scam from Jamaica. She believed she had won $1 million, but had to pay federal and state taxes before receiving the payoff. Over several months, she transferred more than $300,000. She called police after receiving a package stuffed with old magazines. She thought it was going to be her first installment.