Category Archives: Police/Crime

Keep valuables out of sight, police advise

Jim Kelley recently checked in with Lt. Schiavulli of our District 8 Community Police Station for recent crime trends and precautions we should take. Despite a recent uptick in larcenies from motor vehicles, so far 2006 compares favorably to 2005. For the year through November 5, violent crime is down 51%, property crime is down […]

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Keep car items out of sight, police advise

This Tuesday, Sept. 5, James Kelley spoke with Lt. Schiavulli of our Community Police Station–District 8 on behalf of Summit Neighborhood Association to learn if there are any trends or recent concerns that may need extra precautions for which we should be alert. Jim will continue to be SNA’s contact for news from District 8, […]

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Neighborhood Crime Mapping and Statistics

ProvPlan’s May e-newsletter features an interesting Fact/Map of the Month: “To visualize how crime locations change over time, we produced four animated maps that track hotspots from 2002-2005. Although many of the same spots persist year after year, it is interesting to see how new ones appear and recede.” Link to ProvPlan Map of the […]

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Graffiti on No. Main – Police need your help

Lt. David Schiavulli, District 8 Police Commander, had one quick answer when SNA volunteer Jessica Jenner asked him what people can do to combat crime in Summit today. “Graffiti on North Main; we need citizen help,” the Lieutenant told Jessica, “Graffiti is generally created by juveniles, who may be active any time of the day […]

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Who is dumping their oil in Summit?

A neighbor has brought to the Board’s attention what may be a local car service station dumping their used oil on our streets. I checked it out before the snow fell. You can clearly see the stains. The neighbor says, and it seems as though, someone in a truck drives up and down the streets […]

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