Police news – Sept. 14

PSP statistics

BELLEFONTE — State police at Rockview recently released their statistics for August.

Over the course of the month, there were 108 offenses reported and 105 total founded offenses. A total of 82 offenses were cleared and there were 54 criminal arrests. PSP Rockview responded to 1,144 incidents. There were also 489 traffic stops.

As far as patrol activity is concerned, there were 72 crashes, five hit and run crashes, three fatal crashes, three fatalities and 29 injured. Police issued 387 traffic citations, 28 DUIs and 544 warning notices. Police assisted 79 motorists, there were 11 DUI-related crashes, two DUI-related fatalities and six seatbelt violations.

Dog law violation

BELLEFONTE — A dog law violation was investigated by state police at Rockview.

responded to Willow Bend Drive in Benner Township on Sept. 11 for the alleged violation.

A 66-year-old Bellefonte man was arrested for the violation.


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