Catasauqua Press

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.


Officers assisted Pennsylvania State Police in contacting an individual in the 200 block of Front Street.

On Race Street, a disabled vehicle on private property was reported. The owner was contacted to remove it.

At the police department, 90 Bridge St., individuals were warned to leave private property.

At the department, police assisted Sanctuary at Haafsville in returning a dog to its owner.

Suspicious activity at Fuller Company R and D, 260 Front St., was reported. The individuals on private property were instructed to leave.

On Race Street, intoxicated individuals were given a courtesy transport, the department said.

Officers investigated a noise complaint on Second Street.

On Second Street, police responded to a noise complaint. The individuals were warned.


At 203 Wood St., abandoned vehicles were reported to police.

At 2 Front St., an intoxicated male was reported to the department.

An abandoned vehicle was moved at the department, 90 Bridge St.

On Howertown Road, a vehicle was ticketed.

Police said a neighbor issue occurred in the 200 block of Poplar Street.

A reported fire brought police to the 300 block of Front Street.


On Howertown Road, police assisted a person who was lost.

In the 400 block of Race Street, officers assisted a citizen regarding parking information.

The department said a dispute between neighbors occurred in the 200 block of Church Street.


A problem with a property owner in the 100 block of Pine Street was reported to police.

PPL was notified of a low-hanging wire in the 100 block of Milton Street.

Police sought information regarding a case in the 200 block of Front Street.

Deandre Lippold, 23, of the Bronx, N.Y., was arrested for disorderly conduct at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St.

A problem between neighbors in the 200 block of Church Street brought police to the scene.

In the 700 block of Second Street, police investigated a civil matter regarding social media.

On Lehigh Street, police assisted state police with controlling traffic around a disabled vehicle.

A disturbance on Front Street was reported to police. The person was talking loudly on the phone, the report said.

In the 400 block of Race Street, a report of threats brought out police to investigate. The report said the threats referenced money owed.

On Front Street, a dog was turned to its owner.

MAY 10

A dispute between a husband and wife occurred in the 200 block of Front Street.

A reportable motor vehicle accident between two vehicles took place on Middle Street.

Police investigated a civil matter at 330 Howertown Road.

The department received a request for no-parking signs in the 600 block of Howertown Road.

Police said an investigation is continuing for an assault case that occurred at 330 Howertown Road.

At Catasauqua Park & Playground, 501 American St., a disturbance brought officers to the area.

A dog attacked another dog in the 700 block of Limestone Street. A citation was issued.

MAY 11

A disturbance at 534 Third St., was reported. Police said people were talking loudly.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 700 block of Limestone Street.

On Race Street, a neighbor issue occurred. Police responded to the harassment report.

An assault at Catasauqua Park & Playground was reported. The investigation is continuing.

A dispute over family issues on Front Street took place, the department said.

An adult was reported missing from the 500 block of Pine Street. The person was located.

On Second Street, an individual rummaged through a vehicle, police said.

At 259 Race St., a disabled vehicle was left in the roadway. It was towed by Force 1.

The department received a parking complaint in the 700 block of Second Street.

MAY 12

At 521 Front St., officers said they warned a person in charge about liquor laws/underage drinking.

A dog bite occurred in the 300 block of Faith Drive.

A vehicle was ticketed on Mulberry Street.

An unwanted person in the 100 block of Front Street was reported to police. The individual was taken to the hospital.

MAY 13

In the 700 block of Front Street, items were taken from a vehicle.

An unwanted person was ringing a door bell in the 100 block of Front Street.