Lewiston Police

LEWISTON - The Lewiston Police Department is reminding the public that that stealing a political campaign yard sign, or damaging a sign, is a crime.

Offenders may be charged with theft or malicious injury to property.

The Lewiston Police Department has received numerous complaints about damaged or stolen political signs in recent days. The signs, if located on private property or in the public right of way, are someone’s personal property, say police.