Catasauqua Press

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 16

The theft of a vehicle occurred in the 300 block of American Street.

An ATV was reported stolen in the 800 block of Church Street, police said.

In the 500 block of Faith Drive, a dispute regarding a fence occurred.

On Covington Place, police investigated a parking complaint.

On Front Street, traffic signs were issued.

OCT. 17

In the 200 block of South Front Street, police sought vehicle repossession information.

On Front Street, the theft of ammunition occurred.

Officers investigated a protection-from-abuse case in the 700 block of Limestone Street. The service was denied.

Fraud in the 200 block of Faith Drive was reported.

OCT. 18

On 15th Street, officers investigated a parking complaint.

Officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 700 block of Race Street for a dispute over parade seating.

Police conducted a vehicle stop in the 700 block of Front Street. The license was seized, and a citation was issued.

In the 600 block of Railroad Street, items were taken, police said.

OCT. 19

Members of the department are continuing an investigation for a fraud case that occurred in the 100 block of Race Street.

In the 100 block of Pine Street, a reportable three-vehicle accident occurred.

Police sought information regarding a juvenile case in the 100 block of Wood Street.

The department received a report of a threat received on Facebook in the 500 block of Walnut Street.

In the 400 block of Bath Avenue, a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred.

Officers investigated a parking complaint in the 200 block of Wood Street.

OCT. 20

At Colonial Landscape, 706 Front St., a burglary occurred. A vehicle was reported stolen; it was later recovered.

A vehicle was damaged in the 500 block of Front Street, the department said.

A security check was conducted in the 500 block of Race Street.

Police investigated a noise complaint at Fossil’s Last Stand, 429 Race St.

At Catty Mart, 547 Front St., officers investigated a report of a disturbance.

Vehicles were tagged in the 100 block of Canal Street.

A reportable two-vehicle accident occurred in the 400 block of Lehigh Street.

OCT. 21

A suspicious person in the 500 block of Front Street was reported.

In the 500 block of Howertown Road, a stolen vehicle was located.

Officers responded to a report of a verbal dispute on Second Street.

In the 100 block of Walnut Street, a window was broken by BB pellets, police said.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend in the 100 block of Walnut Street occurred.

Officers assisted Emmaus police in looking for a vehicle in the 600 block of Bethlehem Road.

The department received a noise complaint regarding Fossil’s Last Stand, 429 Race St.

In the 200 block of Second Street, officers responded to a report of an assault. The department said the investigation is continuing.

Officers responded to a report of an assault on Front Street. The department said the investigation is continuing.

OCT. 22

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers with a vehicle stop in the 1200 block of Second Street.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., officers investigated a civil matter.

Police attempted to contact a pet owner in the 700 block of Limestone Street regarding an animal complaint.

OCT. 23

Suspicious activity in the 300 block of Church Street was reported.

An abandoned vehicle in the 200 block of Church Street was tagged.

OCT. 24

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 700 block of Second Street.

A theft from a vehicle occurred in the 700 block of Fourth Street.

An altered license plate was taken from a vehicle in the 700 block of Front Street and returned to PennDOT.

The department received a parking complaint in the 200 block of Wood Street.

Officers investigated an animal complaint in the 700 block of Second Street.

Police conducted a protection-from-abuse investigation on Cambridge Place.

Timothy Shaw, 34, of Catasauqua, was arrested for simple assault and physical harassment and contact on Cambridge Place.

A theft from a vehicle occurred in the 700 block of Fourth Street, police said. The stolen property was recovered.

The department received a forgery complaint in the 600 block of Railroad Street.

Officers assisted an outside agency in the 700 block of Crane Street.

OCT. 25

At Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St., the basketball courts were damaged, the department said.

In the 100 block of Howertown Road, a vehicle was tagged.

Michael Hausman, 31, of Allentown, was cited for physical harassment and contact on Front Street.

A dispute between a husband and wife in the 200 block of Church Street brought police to the scene.

During a vehicle stop in the 300 block of Second Street, a license plate was seized.

OCT. 26

At Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St., police investigated a harassment incident.

In the 400 block of Walnut Street, officers assisted an outside agency for a report of a wanted person.

The theft of a fence occurred in the 300 block of Bridge Street.

At Bridge Street Restaurant, 215 Bridge St., vehicles were ticketed.

Officers investigated a report of criminal mischief in the 300 block of Bridge Street. Police said windows were broken.

A vehicle was damaged in the 400 block of Church Street, police said.

OCT. 27

The department received a report of pumpkins thrown at a door in the 400 block of Second Street.

In the 500 block of Faith Drive, police investigated a neighbor issue.

On Howertown Road, a vehicle was ticketed.

Police sought vehicle repossession information on Second Street.

Four juvenile males, from Allentown, Bath and Catasauqua, were arrested in the 300 block of High Street for criminal mischief and intentional damage. The department said the investigation is continuing.

In the 500 block of Race Street, police investigated a report of criminal mischief.

Criminal mischief in the 400 block of Walnut Street was reported.

Vehicles were ticketed and towed in the 100 block of Canal Street.

At Bridge Street Restaurant, 215 Bridge St., vehicles were marked. Officers investigated a parking complaint.

OCT. 28

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police on Wyandotte Street.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1200 block of Third Street for a domestic dispute.

In the 400 block of Race Street, police investigated a child custody issue.

In the 200 block of Church Street, a resident was warned when police responded to a noise complaint.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend brought police to Second Street to investigate.

In the 500 block of North 14th Street, officers investigated a disturbance.

At Bridge Street Restaurant, 215 Bridge St., a vehicle was tagged.

In the 700 block of Second Street, officers assisted a citizen and stood by while the individual obtained property.

Members of the department sought vehicle repossession information in the 600 block of Railroad Street.

A dispute over child custody in the 500 block of Fourth Street was reported to police.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., officers investigated a noise complaint and advised the individual to keep the door closed.

In the 100 block of Wood Street, a vehicle was tagged.

Officers conducted a welfare check in the 200 block of Front Street and assisted with a medical issue at the scene.

On Eugene Street, police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a vehicle stop.

Police sought information regarding an abandoned vehicle in the 100 block of Howertown Road.

OCT. 29

In the 100 block of Walnut Street, a fence was damaged.

Police said an assault occurred in the 200 block of Second Street. The department is continuing the investigation.

Occupants in the 400 block of Walnut Street were advised to turn down music when police investigated a report of a suspicious vehicle.

A missing dog from the 200 block of Church Street was reported to the department.

An investigation is continuing for a disturbance that occurred in the 200 block of Wood Street.