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Ocean City Police blotter, April 30 to May 6

Ocean City Police Blotter

OCEAN CITY — The Ocean City Police Department responded to 695 calls for service, an average of 99 calls per day, in the week of April 30 to May 6. The department supplied the following information for the week:

Sunday, April 30: 85 calls for service, 26 motor vehicle stops, 35 property checks, four fire calls and seven EMS calls

Criminal mischief, 1200 West Avenue, at 1:37 a.m.

Monday, May 1: 103 calls for service, 38 vehicle stops, 34 property checks, three alarms, seven fire calls and eight EMS calls

Tuesdays, May 2: 82 calls for service, 26 vehicle stops, 24 property checks, one alarm, four fire calls and six EMS calls

Fraud, 500 block of Wesley Avenue, at 11:10 a.m.

Fraud, 600 block of Wesley Avenue, at 11:17 a.m.

Weapons offense, 1800 block of Bay Avenue, at 2:44 p.m.

Wednesday, May 3: 113 calls for service, 48 vehicle stops, 36 property checks, three alarms, three fire calls and three EMS calls

Theft, 700 block of Moorlyn Terrace, at 8:02 p.m.

Thursday, May 4: 115 calls for service, 33 vehicle stops, two accidents, 44 property checks, three alarms, seven fire calls and six EMS calls

Accident, Eighth Street and Ocean Avenue, at 11:58 a.m.

Accident, Second Street and Wesley Avenue, at 1:31 p.m.

Friday, May 5: 74 calls for service, two accidents, 34 property checks, two alarms, four fire calls and two EMS calls

Accident, 15th Street and West Avenue, at 11:27 a.m.

Accident, Third Street and Atlantic Avenue, at 1:21 p.m.

Saturday, May 6: 122 calls for service, 42 vehicle stops, three accidents, 36 property checks, six fire calls and six EMS calls

Theft, 500 block of West Avenue, at 1:03 a.m.

Accident, 14th Street and West Avenue, at 9:26 a.m.

Accident, Fourth Street and West Avenue, at 10:04 a.m.

Theft, Brigantine Drive, at 10:13 a.m.

Theft, 1100 block of the boardwalk, at 1:21 p.m.

Theft, 1100 block of the boardwalk, at 3:39 p.m.

Accident, 1200 block of West Avenue, at 5:37 p.m.

Theft, 800 block of West Avenue, at 9:30 p.m.

Public service announcements:

When traveling on the Route 52 causeway, New Jersey state law requires vehicles to keep right and pass left. The speed limit on the bridge is 45 mph.

Bicycle riders must obey all motor vehicle laws similar to the driver of a motor vehicle. They must stop at stop signs, traffic lights and ride with the flow of traffic. Riders are not pedestrians and do not have the same right of way as a pedestrian when crossing the street at an intersection.

It is a violation of a city ordinance to have dogs on the boardwalk at any time of the year.

Andrew Parent can be reached at aparent@catamaranmedia.com or 609-365-6173.

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