The Tehachapi Police Department arrested nine people on suspected misdemeanors and two people on suspected felonies during the week of March 5-11.

The felony arrests were on suspicion of:

• being a felon in possession of a firearm, under the influence of a controlled substance, willful cruelty to a child, carrying a concealed dirk or dagger and being a prohibited person possessing ammunition.

• arson and a misdemeanor warrant.

A total of 166 incidents were handled by Tehachapi Police officers, including 92 calls for service from the public and 74 officer-initiated incidents.

Officers wrote a total of 24 reports and issued four citations.

Other stats that show the work officers performed for the week: They handled 23 business or building checks and 13 checks on vehicles or pedestrians.