During the period of Monday, May 13 to Monday, May 20, the Jamestown Police Department responded to 453 calls for service. Of those calls for service, officers performed 219 security checks of vacant homes, businesses and public buildings.
The police also responded to 11 medical or fire calls, 16 animal complaints, five parking complaints and eight residential or business alarms. Officers conducted 74 traffic stops, resulting in two arrests and 13 traffic citations being issued, of which nine were issued by officers assigned to the traffic enforcement program in cooperation with RI Department of Transportation and NHTSA.
Driving under the influence
Patrick J. Walker, 25, of 81 Potter Rd., North Kingstown, was charged May 17 with driving under the influence, with a blood alcohol level between .10-.15 after a traffic stop on Route 138 westbound. He was arraigned by a justice of the peace at the police station and released. He is scheduled to appear May 24 in Newport District Court, police said, adding that the charge was a first offense for Walker.
Glenn A. Scott, 25, of 147 Sedgefield St., North Kingstown, was picked up May 20 on an outstanding warrant after a traffic stop on North Road. Police found that Scott was wanted by the South Kingstown Police Department and he was released to that department, Jamestown police said.