City police are reporting “extremely busy” evening shifts over the weekend, with 71 calls to service on both Friday and Saturday nights.
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The majority of calls for service were in relation to intoxicated persons, disturbances and damage to property, Sgt. Frank Borsos reports in a weekend roundup press release.
In total, police responded to 224 calls for service over the weekend, from 6 p.m. on Friday to Sunday at noon.
The Saturday night shift responded to several reports of motor vehicles being damaged and rummaged through on the city’s east hill area.
Police located a 19-year-old Prince Albert man in the area of the damages and are actively investigating these incidents. No charges have been laid at this time.
During the weekend, 59 arrests were made, of which 26 were for being intoxicated in a public place.
Police are asking that any information related to damages or any other crimes be reported to police, at 953-4222, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.