Salem Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Police pick up man at scene of alleged crime - his home

    Yesterday | via Morning Journal 

    A man wanted by police after an alleged abduction and assault at his Perry Township residence Sunday night is now in custody after police found him back home Tuesday night. James W. Strait, 34, of 1137 Cunningham Road, was placed under arrest at 6:13 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant for abduction, a third-degree felony charge, related to the incident Sunday when he allegedly fled the residence and made his ex-girlfriend Jackie Cruz come with him.

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    Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Salem, OH

  • Municipal Court

    Tuesday | via Salem News 

    In Columbiana County Municipal Court, Jenesse L. Stamp, 23, Boardman, was fined $700, had her license suspended for six months and required to attend a three-day counseling program for OVI first offense and marked lanes. An endangering children citation for allegedly having a 1 and a half-year-old in the vehicle while intoxicated was dismissed as part of a plea agreement with stipulation to probable cause.

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    Related Topix: East Palestine, OH, Lisbon, OH, Salem, OH

  • Two men arrested in connection with robbery

    Friday Oct 24 | via The Review 

    Two people were arrested Thursday in connection with the daylight theft from a Center Township property where one of the accused had worked on the roof earlier in the week. Charged with breaking and entering was Eric Jordan, 36, East Pidgeon Road, Salem, while Robert C. Cochran Jr., 26, St. Jacob-Logtown Road, Lisbon, was charged with complicity to breaking and entering.

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    Related Topix: Salem, OH, Lisbon, OH, Columbiana County, OH

  • Tragic fire hit Hotel Metzger 50 years ago

    Saturday Oct 18 | via Salem News 

    Area news included the groundbreaking for the Lordstown General Motors plant and hearings on relocating U.S. Route 62 north of Salem. On the national front, the U.S.S.R. launched a record three astronauts into orbit in one spacecraft and in Congress the Gulf of Tonkin incident was being investigated.

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    Related Topix: Fire, Salem, OH, Columbiana County, OH

  • Police Reports

    Monday Oct 13 | via Salem News 

    21 where a juvenile resident was reportedly destroying property because she didn't want to test her blood sugar. - Police responded to a 10000 block Middletown Road home at 5:10 p.m. Sept.

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    Related Topix: Beloit, OH, Salem, OH

Salem Law

Pulled over for OVI in Ohio who retained my South Carolina license. They stated need to see what South Carolina does. Need an ID to board plane for return trip home.
Yes, interstate agreements can put the ouch on your driving privileges. I see it all the time between Arkansas,...
Back in 2007 i got into an accident while home on mid tour leave from Afghanistan, I went to court for a DUI and it was dropped in court. However during the time i went back to Afghanistan the DMV from WV sent me a letter to an address that was not mine. Back in 2011 i got pulled over and was charged with driving under suspension due to the DUI that was dropped in court. I have been to an approved driving course to try to clear it all up. They sent my course info to Charleston WV.. Is the any lawyer out there that could help me get my license back. Please let me know.. thanks
Use the find a lawyer tab here to locate a number of them in Charleston. Then call and set up a few appointments.
I wrecked company work vehicle and they found spoon and pills. I denied ownership of them was taken to police station and couldn't urinate so they said I refused test and took liscense for a year. I had no drugs not prescribed in my system and wanted to pee but couldn't. Why wouldn't they just take blood for testing.
This is always a tough set of circumstances. There are plenty of people who have trouble urinating on demand....
I did everything asked of me . I went to jail paid all fines , did not drive in pa for a year . they took my Oh license last year because they did not have a paper signed in 1992 , using the drivers compact they enacted in 1996 . how can this be legal
You should contact the attorney that assisted you in your original case or contact a attorney that deals with license...
I'm trying to help a friend. She was charged with a DUI in West Virginia but has an Ohio license and this is her first DUI. West Virginia said they suspended her license for two years since she was charged with injury but the injury charges were dropped later. Is there any way for her to get her license back before the two years??
It may be possible. Ohio will suspend a person for an out of state DUI for 6 months or the period imposed by the other...
i live in ohio nothing was sent to my house for reinstatement nothing mentioned in front of the magistrate of west virginia called west virginia to resolve the issue was put on hold then to a answering service to leave amessage no call back
Not sure what question you are asking here.
I have court tomorrow going to plea not guilt and get a lawyer I have talked to a lawyer already he seems to think I will get 30 days in jail but how many do u think I will get I need work release to keep my job do u think my lawyer will be able to get it for me?
Work release will depend on the prosecutions input and the judge. It definitely makes sense to hire an experienced DUI...