Woman faces speeding, OVI charges: A 26-year-old Streetsboro woman was charged with operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol Aug. 4 at 1:56 a.m. on Route 43. Police said they stopped the woman's vehicle for traveling 55 mph in a 40 mph zone and charged her with speeding. Police said the woman told them she had just gotten off work, but she smelled like alcohol, police said, and her eyes were glossy and reddish. After the woman failed field sobriety tests, police said she admitted to having one beer after work. The woman's blood-alcohol count was .147, over the legal limit of .08.
Man gets OVI on way home: A 33-year-old Streetsboro man was charged with operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol Aug. 3 at 3:28 a.m. on Route 14. Police said they stopped the vehicle because it was traveling 51 mph in a 35 mph zone. The driver was charged with speeding. Police said the man smelled like alcohol, and his eyes were glossy. The man said he was in Cleveland but could not say specifically where he was, other than to repeatedly say he was on his way home, according to police. The man refused blood-alcohol and field sobriety tests, then was taken to the police station where he was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence.
Drug paraphernalia found in vehicle: Police said they found suspected drug paraphernalia inside a vehicle that they stopped Aug. 4 at 12:12 a.m. on Route 14. Police said they stopped the vehicle because of an equipment violation. The driver, an 18-year-old Mantua woman, was given a warning for only having one headlight, and the passenger, a 21-year-old Ravenna man, was given a warning for possession of two glass drug pipes.
Auto towed: A 34-year-old Streetsboro man was charged with driving under suspension and having expired vehicle registration Aug. 6 at 11:54 a.m. on Route 303. Police said they stopped his vehicle after checking its registration. Police said the man also did not have valid proof of vehicle insurance, and his car was towed.