The Tehachapi Police Department arrested 18 people on suspected misdemeanors and eight people on suspected felonies during the week of Aug. 20-26.

The felony arrests were on suspicion of:

• a felony bench warrant;

• a parole violation;

• lewd acts with a minor;

• receiving stolen property;

• carrying a concealed dirk or dagger;

• vandalism; and

• sexual battery and burglary.

A total of 262 incidents were handled by Tehachapi Police officers, including 144 calls for service from the public and 118 officer-initiated incidents.

Officers wrote a total of 42 reports.

Other stats that show the work officers performed for the week: They handled eight business or building checks and 33 checks on vehicles or pedestrians.