r A man walking his dog around the Salem Common at 4:50 p.m. saw someone near his car looking like he was trying to break in. The man began to approach the stranger near his car, and the stranger ran down the street.
r Police advised skateboarders at 8:15 p.m. not to ride on property belonging to the Peabody Essex Museum.
r A tenant at 12 First St. reported his apartment was broken into sometime between 4:30 p.m. Sunday and 8:15 p.m. Monday. Several items were stolen, and damage was done to the front lock area.
r An Andrews Street man reports to police at 10 p.m. that he heard glass breaking on the street, and when he looked outside, there was a man running down the street with his satellite radio.
r A Weatherly Drive woman reported that she was in bed and sleeping soundly when at 2:30 a.m. she heard a loud crash downstairs.
r A man cleaning out his basement found old ammunition and turned it over to police at 8:24 a.m.
r A dispute arose between the operator of a trolley and a tour bus driver on Essex Street near Museum Place at 9:15 a.m. The bus driver reported to police there was a trolley parked in a spot reserved for buses. Police responded and saw there were two conflicting signs. Patrolman Brian St. Pierre contacted Lt. Robert J. Preczewski, who is head of the traffic division, and he determined the trolley could stay there because the bus stop sign would be coming down. Preczewski allowed the bus driver to park his bus behind the trolley.
But the trouble wasn't over. Police were called back to the scene after the trolley operators said the bus driver threatened him after police left. The bus driver was gone before police returned, but they advised the trolley operator to stay away from the bus driver.
r HMA Car Wash on North Street reported to police at 9:40 a.m. that three cars for sale were extensively keyed.
r A boat on Congress Street was reported at 10:30 a.m. to be vandalized.
r Police received a report at 1:53 p.m. of a man smoking crack inside the gazebo on Fort Avenue at the Salem Willows. Police responded and arrested Francisco Espaillat, 40, of 179 Main St., Peabody, and charged him with two counts of possession of crack cocaine and making a false report to police.
r Marcus Leal, 24, of 97 Washington St., Peabody, was arrested at 10:20 p.m. and charged with driving while unlicensed and speeding at Lowe's Home Improvement on Route 114.
r Camille Poirier, 35, of 142 Front St., Marblehead, and Kia Forde, 26, of 211/2 Bowditch St., Peabody, were arrested at 11:20 p.m. and charged with a count of drug possession each at the police station.
r Police received a report at 6:25 a.m. of a motor vehicle break-in on MacArthur Boulevard.
r A caller reported to police at 4:35 p.m. that she believed people at Crystal Lake were bothering a swan. Police responded, but there was no problem.
r Police received a report at 5 p.m. of a ladder up against a utility pole but neither Comcast, Verizon nor the city's Electric Department had any knowledge of it.
r Middleton police reported to Peabody dispatchers they received two calls about a woman yelling for help. Peabody police checked the area of Boston Street but said everything was quiet.
r A laptop computer was reported stolen at 11:14 p.m. from an apartment at 20 Warren St.
r Stephanie M. Totilo, 22, of 5 Jacobs Ave., Danvers, and Ashley C. Turner, 18, of 1 Donegal Road, Peabody, were arrested at 3 a.m. and each charged with drug possession and possession with intent to distribute following a motor vehicle stop on Donegal Road.
r Police received a report at 6:50 a.m. of a stolen motor vehicle on Dartmouth Avenue.
r Colleen M. Gray, 31, of 28 Houghton St., Lynn, was arrested at 7:30 p.m. and charged with driving with a suspended license and not having a license in possession following a motor vehicle stop on Cabot Street by Swan Street.