Police/Fire/EMS March 18, 2011

ALBANY -- Albany police responded to at least 45 incidents Wednesday into the early hours of Thursday, according to available reports. Police responded to incidents including:

-- Thefts by taking on the 300 block of South Jackson Street, the 200 block of Hillside Drive, the 1700 block of Gillionville Road, the 1900 block of Palmyra Road and the 800 block of West Broad Avenue;

-- Burglaries on the 900 block of West Residence Avenue and the 1900 block of Skyline Road;

-- Entering autos on the 1000 block of Davidson Drive, the 300 block of West Highland Avenue and the 200 block of Poplar Drive;

-- Recovered contraband, a crack pipe from a patrol car's back seat floor on the 200 block of West Oglethorpe Boulevard;

-- Disorderly conduct, a fight, on the 1200 block of West Broad Avenue;

-- Missing person on the 3700 block of Mayfair Lane;

-- Aggravated assaults, fights on the 100 block of Whittlesey Court and on the 200 block of South Davis Street;

-- Drug paraphernalia on the 700 block of West Oglethorpe Boulevard;

-- Simple battery (domestic) on the 400 block of Kingswood Drive.

DOUGHERTY POLICE: Dougherty County police responded to at least 16 calls Wednesday, according to reports.

Police responded to incidents including:

-- Wanted persons on Radium Springs Road at Antioch Road and on the 2900 block of Fleming Road;

-- Traffic arrest, no driver's licenses. One man was stopped and found to have no license on the 2400 block of Sylvester Road. His cousin pulled up, stopped his car and "asked what was going on." He was also found to have no license. Both men were booked into Dougherty County Jail;

-- Lost property, an iPad, on the 1900 block of River Pointe Drive;

-- Theft of $1,600 in cash from a locker on the 500 block of the Liberty Expressway.

ALBANY FIRE: Albany firefighters responded to 23 calls including a vehicle fire, two activated alarms, two false alarms, two grass fires, cable line down, electric short in cooking equipment, unattended cooking, controlled burn, gas leak, two carbon monoxide detectors activated, smoke odor, animal rescue of a dog on a roof, police assist, gas poured on floor to clean glue, power line down, two assists EMS, clothes dryer smoking and a cardiac arrest call.