A Milford man was charged with assaulting a police officer Nov. 27. According to police, John Kosch, 24, of North Street, punched a police officer at the corner of Walnut Street and North Street at 1:45 p.m. Police had been called to the area on a report of suspicious activity when they reportedly came across Kosch.

Kosch was released from police custody on his promise to appear in court Dec. 22.