Police & Courts

Legion, VFW donations lead to new cruisers for Chester Police

CHESTER — The Chester Police Department’s fleet is a bit younger today, thanks to donations from two veterans’ organizations. American Legion Post 151 and VFW Post 6450, both located along Carolina Avenue, collectively donated funds for two 2018 Ford Police Interceptor cruisers to the ...

St. Clair Twp. Police Chief presents checkpoint results

CALCUTTA — St. Clair Township Police Chief Brian McKenzie presented results last week of the department’s recent OVI checkpoint, which took place along state Route 170 and was held in conjunction with the Lisbon Post of the State Highway Patrol and the Columbiana County Sheriff’s ...

St. Clair Township Police reports

Joshua R. Hunter, no address listed, reported Wednesday a male was driving all over the roadway and pulled into Dunham’s Plaza, where Hunter approached him, telling him to get off his phone before he wrecks into someone. The driver told Hunter to leave and he did but then the driver followed ...

Ohio State Highway Patrol/ Lisbon Post

While southbound on Homeworth Road Oct. 31, Michael D.W. King, 33, Cherry Street, Homeworth traveled off the right edge of the road, striking a tree. According to the trooper, he had already been transported to Aultman Hospital prior to the officer’s arrival on the scene, but King’s wife ...

East Liverpool City Police reports

A domestic violence warrant has been requested by city police against Lawrence C. Nardini, 51, St. George Street, after officers responded to the home Saturday where Angela D. Nalley, 38, reported she had gone out with a neighbor and had a few drinks. While she was out, someone had given her a ...

Columbiana County Sheriff reports

n Deputies responded Friday night to a Metz Road address in Unity Township for a welfare check on a man at the request of a social worker with the Veterans Administration, who was on the phone with the man at the time. A woman at the residence told deputies the man had moved six months ago, ...

DONATION PRESENTED

Randy Schneider (right), treasurer for the Liverpool Township Policeman’s Association, presents Officer Jared Kinemond, representing the Liverpool Township Police Department, a donation of $2,800 to be used toward bed liners, storage pull-out containers and equipping the township’s police ...

Women sentenced to 30 months for trafficking drugs

LISBON —The Chicago woman caught driving through the county with five pounds of marijuana hidden in her SUV and $135,000 in cash was sentenced to prison Friday in county Common Pleas Court. Terri L. Bailey, 28, was sentenced by Judge C. Ashley Pike to 30 months in a state prison, six months ...

Columbiana County Grand Jury

A West Virginia woman accused of bringing lisdexamfetamine to the county jail last December was served a secret indictment this week. Nicole M. Gima, 37, Follansbee, W.Va., is charged with illegal conveyance of a drug of abuse onto the grounds of a detention facility, a third-degree ...

East Liverpool Municipal

In East Liverpool Municipal Court Friday, Mark A. Thompkins Jr., 24, Azalea Avenue, East Liverpool, was fined $250 for driving under suspension (FRA). Willis D. Hammon, 62, Cannons Mills Road, East Liverpool, was fined $30 for expired plates. A charge of driving under suspension (FRA) was ...