Catasauqua Press

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 14

Officers attempted to contact an individual in the 400 block of Race Street for Upper Saucon Township police.

A citation was issued on 14th Street.

In the 200 block of Race Street, a citation was issued for a construction zone traffic violation.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., a dog bite occurred. The owner was cited.

MARCH 15

A cable wire was pulled down in the 800 block of Race Street. Police responded.

On Arch Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police.

On Pineapple Street, a citation was issued, police said.

Officers sought information regarding a vehicle on private property in the 300 block of Race Street.

A vehicle was ticketed in the 100 block of Howertown Road.

Police assisted a citizen who fell on Peach Street.

A written warning was issued in the 200 block of Race Street.

On North 12th Street, police sought information regarding parking.

MARCH 16

On Linden Street, a driver was cited, the department said.

A reckless driver in the 500 block of Race Street was reported. Police said the concern was for a speeding vehicle.

In the 200 block of Race Street, a driver was cited.

On Railroad Street, Amber Moll, 21, of Nazareth, was cited for public drunkenness.

MARCH 17

A dispute between a husband and wife occurred in the 100 block of Wood Street.

Suspicious activity in the 400 block of Buttonwood Street was reported.

A driver was cited on Pineapple Street.

Police said a dispute occurred in the 400 block of Race Street.

MARCH 18

A 10-year-old male, of Catasauqua, was arrested for physical harassment and contact at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St. The case was referred to a school resource officer.

An abandoned vehicle was tagged and ticketed in the 300 block of Front Street, police said.

An investigation is continuing for an animal complaint in the 800 block of Poplar Street.

In the 700 block of Limestone Street, a vehicle was ticketed and moved.

At 403 Wood St., police sought vehicle repossession information.

At Silver Manor, 2 Front St., a civil matter occurred and was resolved.

An unwanted person in the 100 block of South Front Street was reported.

On Covington Place, officers assisted a crisis intervention team.

A driver was cited in the 200 block of Race Street.

MARCH 19

A reportable motor vehicle accident occurred in the 700 block of Front Street.

Officers assisted a citizen with information in the 200 block of Church Street.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., police investigated a noise complaint. The TV was turned down.

A vehicle was ticketed in the 100 block of Second Street.

Police investigated a mental health call in the 700 block of Fourth Street.

A vehicle was ticketed on Second Street.

During a vehicle stop in the 800 block of Race Street, a driver was cited.

Tara Haklits, 33, of Catasauqua, was cited for criminal trespassing/entering a building in the 700 block of Third Street.

MARCH 20

Police assisted Phoenix Forging Company Inc., 800 Front St., in attempting to contact a resident.

An issue with a tenant occurred in the 700 block of Fourth Street.

A written warning was issued in the 800 block of Walnut Street.

In the 200 block of Race Street, a driver was cited.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 200 block of Race Street, police said.

Police responded to a report of a fire in the 300 block of Lehigh Street. A small campfire was extinguished and the individual warned.

MARCH 21

A citation was issued in the 200 block of Race Street.

Officers assisted Allentown police in checking a residence in the 200 block of Second Street.

Members of the department made contact with a resident in the 400 block of Race Street for Livingston, N.J., police.

A hazardous condition at 252 Race St. was reported. Public works was notified and the barrier moved.

Suspicious activity — a phone scam — in the 800 block of Faith Drive was investigated.

MARCH 22

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 200 block of Race Street.

Police assisted the fire department in the 400 block of Crane Street.

In the 200 block of Race Street, a driver was cited.

A juvenile complaint at Sheckler Elementary School, 201 N. 14th St., was reported to the department.