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5/23 at 4:02 p.m. Ronald Gould, 24, was arrested on Elsmere Avenue by Officer Jeffrey Pooler on a charge of terrorizing.
5/23 at 5:34 p.m. Travis Pittman, 19, of Atlanta, Ga., was arrested on Alfred Street by Officer Kenneth Cronin on a charge of being a transient seller without registering.
5/23 at 6:08 p.m. Todd Davis, 19, of Rocky Mount, N.C., was arrested on Ocean Street by Officer Christopher Todd on a charge of being a transient seller without a permit.
5/24 at 12:25 p.m. Madhumathi Malla, 31, was arrested on Liberty Lane by Officer Paul Lambert on charges of domestic violence assault and criminal mischief.
5/24 at 9:40 p.m. Andrew Durgin, 31, was arrested on Ocean Street by Officer Jeffrey Pooler on a charge of criminal trespass.
5/27 at 4:17 p.m. Alexis Vaillancourt, 18, of Parsonsfield, was arrested on Maine Mall Road by Officer Scott Corbett on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.
5/26 at 11:57 p.m. A 15-year-old was arrested on Red Oak Drive by Officer Scott Corbett on a charge of assault.
5/28 at 2:45 a.m. Kristen Carver, 23, of Lewiston, was arrested on Westbrook Street by Officer Brian McCarthy on charges of violating conditional release, operating after suspension and possession of a suspended license.
5/28 at 8:02 a.m. Michael Galibois, 46, was arrested on Ocean Street by Officer Kevin Battle on a charge of domestic violence assault.
5/28 at 11:24 a.m. Gillian Lukasik, 26, of Nashua N.H., was arrested on Maine Mall Road by Officer Steven Connors on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking.
5/28 at 9:42 p.m. Richard Matchett, 45, was arrested on Bishop Avenue by Officer David Stailing on a warrant for unpaid fines.
5/24 at 12:15 a.m. William Kelley, 50, was summonsed on Market Street by Officer Benjamin Macisso on a charge of operating without a license.
5/24 at 4:53 p.m. Edward Schnopp, 26, was summonsed on Westbrook Street by Officer Scott Corbett on a charge of operating a motor vehicle with an expired license.
5/24 at 6:19 p.m. A 17-year-old was summonsed on Hill Street by Officer Jeffrey Pooler on charges of sale and use of drug paraphernalia and possession of tobacco products by a minor.
5/25 at 3:49 p.m. Alex Wellington, 20, was summonsed on Fort Road by Officer Scott Corbett on a charge of illegal transportation of alcohol by a minor.
5/25 at 6:13 p.m. McDonough Terry, 34, of Portland, was summonsed on Broadway by Officer John Sutton on a charge of criminal speeding.
5/26 at 8:29 p.m. A 17-year-old was summonsed on Maine Mall Road by Officer Kevin Webster on a charge of theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.
A walking menace
5/23 at 8:25 p.m. Police responded to an Elsmere Avenue residence after a woman was reportedly threatened by a man throughout the day. Officer Jeffrey Pooler noticed a Ronald Gould, 24, walking near the residence and arrested him on a charge of terrorizing.
A tough sell
5/23 Police received several complaints about individuals going door to door selling magazine subscriptions. Police located two 19-year-old men, Tavaris Pittman, of Atlanta, Ga., and Todd Davis, of Rocky Mount, N.C., and arrested them for being transient sellers without registration.
5/24 at 9:45 p.m. An Ocean Street property owner discovered a man sleeping in his basement. Police arrested Andrew Durgin, 31, for criminal trespass.
In a hurry
5/25 at 6:20 p.m. Officer Jay Sutton clocked a vehicle traveling 63 mph on Gorham Road, where the posted speed limit is 30 mph. McDonough Terry, 34, of Portland, was arrested for criminal speed.
5/26 at 6:29 a.m. Smoke detector malfunction, Western Avenue.
5/26 at 10 p.m. Authorized controlled burn, Western Avenue.
5/27 at 11:37 a.m. Extraction of victim from vehicle, James Baka Drive.
5/28 at 8:27 a.m. Detector activation with no fire, Wermuth Road.
5/29 at 2:28 a.m. Smoke detector activation with no fire, Maine Mall Road.
5/29 at 7:39 a.m. Overpressure rupture, explosion or overheat, Sable Oaks Drive.
5/29 at 10:46 a.m. Steam, vapor, fog or dust thought to be smoke, Jennies Road.
5/30 at 11:34 a.m. Passenger vehicle fire, Maine Mall Road.
5/30 at 5:42 p.m. Smoke detector activation with no fire, Running Hill Road.
5/30 at 9:05 p.m. Authorized controlled burn, Holden Street.
5/31 at 4 a.m. Smoke detector activation with no fire, Broadway.
5/31 at 12:19 p.m. Carbon monoxide detector activation, Candlebrook Lane.
5/31 at 7:04 p.m. Natural gas odor investigation, High Street.
6/1 at 10:07 a.m. Alarm malfunction, Highland Avenue.
6/1 at 10:52 a.m. Alarm malfunction, Highland Avenue.
South Portland emergency medical services responded to 45 calls from May 26 to June 2.