Activity Report From The Ava Police Dept.

Reggie Johnson, Chief


Phone 417-683-2900–Answered 24 Hours a Day

Calls By Type

9/22/2019 – 9/28/2019


  • Animal Call – 3
  • Assist Agency – 5
  • Burglary – 1
  • Check Building – 5
  • Check Person – 5
  • Check Vehicle – 3
  • Civil – 1
  • Community Event – 1
  • Community Policing – 13
  • Disturbance – 2
  • Follow-up – 1
  • Miscellaneous – 6
  • Missing Person – 1
  • Motor Vehicle Crash – 3
  • Stalled Vehicle – 1
  • Stealing – 1
  • Traffic Control – 1
  • Traffic Stop – 18
  • Cemetery Gates – 6

Total – 77

On 9/22, Ava Police responded to the 2100 block of Lakeview Drive over complaints of loose dogs. Officers spoke to the owners and filed a statement.

On 9/23, Ava Police responded to the intersection of Highway 5 and Highway Y after a a two-vehicle motor vehicle crash. Officers reported no injuries, and insurance information was exchanged. 

On 9/23, Ava Police responded to the Post Office parking lot after two vehicles hit each other. As the incident happened on private property the offers didn’t take a report. Drivers exchanged insurance information.

On 9/25, Ava Police responded to East Lincoln Avenue for a two-vehicle crash. Officers took a report.

On 9/26, Ava Police arrested a driver for stealing after a traffic stop on Industrial Road.

On 9/28, Ava Police located a missing person on Posey Street.