For the period of March 18 to 24, the Niagara Falls Fire Department responded to 122 calls. The total number of service calls to date in 2013 is 1,363.
- Falls police send Emergency Response Team officers into shooting hot spots Saturday night It was plainclothes detectives searching for suspects on Friday night and well-armed Emergency Response Team officers patrolling hot spots from late Saturday night until early Sunday morning.
BLOTTER: Police reports published July 28
A Falls woman was arrested twice between 5:20 p.m. Friday and 4:41 a.m. Sunday after police found her in possession of hypodermic needles and drug paraphernalia.
Man threatening to blow up home led to James Drive closure in Lewiston
A Lewiston man threatening to ignite gasoline with a flare gun if anyone approached his home led police to shut down James Drive and evacuate nearby residents for about three hours Sunday afternoon.
Suspect in James Drive standoff taken into custody.
The man at the center of a Sunday afternoon standoff on James Drive has been taken into custody by police.
Police on scene of standoff on James Drive in Lewiston
Lewiston police have closed James Drive due to an ongoing standoff involving a man in a home on the 1000 block of James Drive, near Marywood Drive off of Upper Mountain Road.
Youth asking about marijuana at Barker summer camp is sent home
Niagara County Sheriff's deputies were called to a summer camp facility on Lower Lake Road in Barker on Friday for a possible drug offense.
BLOTTER: Police reports published July 27
Keesean D. Barnes, 17, 618 Dorwood Park, was charged with second-degree harassment July 24, on the signed complaint of another Ransomville resident, according to the sheriff's office.
BLOTTER: Police reports published July 26
Police are investigating a burglary in the 800 block of Division Avenue.
Hiker injured in fall pulled from Niagara Gorge
A hiker was pulled from the Niagara Gorge on the Canadian side late Friday morning after she fell about 20 feet down an embankment.
BLOTTER: Police reports published July 25
Police are investigating a burglary in the 700 block of Eighth Street.
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