Ocean City Police Blotter

OCEAN CITY — The Ocean City Police Department responded to 638 calls for service, an average of 99 calls per day, in the week of May 7-13. The department supplied the following information for the week:

Sunday, May 7: 99 calls for service, 34 motor vehicle stops, 34 property checks, two alarms, six fire calls and four EMS calls

Drug investigation, 800 block of Asbury Avenue, one in custody, at 4:25 a.m.

Theft, 700 block of Asbury Avenue, at 1:42 p.m.

Monday, May 8: 94 calls for service, 29 vehicle stops, one accident, 43 property checks, two alarms, five fire calls and three EMS calls

Accident, Ninth Street and Bay Avenue, at 12:41 p.m.

Theft, 1100 block of Ocean Avenue, at 7:17 p.m.

Tuesday, May 9: 105 calls for service, 36 vehicle stops, two accidents, 38 property checks, three alarms, four fire calls and eight EMS calls

Accident, Ninth Street and Wesley Avenue, at 11:26 a.m.

Wednesday, May 10: 76 calls for service, 23 vehicle stops, 27 property checks, one alarms, five fire calls and seven EMS calls

Thursday, May 11: 84 calls for service, 27 vehicle stops, one accident, 35 property checks, three alarms, eight fire calls and four EMS calls

Accident, Fifth Street and Wesley Avenue, at 3:03 p.m.

Friday, May 12: 93 calls for service, 25 vehicle stops, two accidents, 35 property checks, three alarms, eight fire calls and 13 EMS calls

Accident, 800 block of Delancey Place, at 11:04 a.m.

Theft, 600 block of West Avenue, at 1:20 a.m.

Accident, 13th Street and Central Avenue, at 2:31 p.m.

Saturday, May 13: 84 calls for service, 11 vehicle stops, two accidents, 39 property checks, 10 alarms, 11 fire calls and five EMS calls

Accident, 700 block of Pleasure Avenue, at 9:08 a.m.

Accident, 10th Street and Bay Avenue, at 10:36 a.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.

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