Catasauqua Press

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 30

Traffic citations were issued in the 200 blocks of North 14th and Race streets and on Poplar Street.

Written traffic warnings were issued in the 200 blocks of Race and Lehigh streets.

Police sought information regarding a suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Race Street.

JULY 31

At Whittier Place Apartments, an issue between a landlord and tenant took place.

An animal case on Race Street was referred to an animal control officer.

Officers received information about a juvenile left alone in the 300 block of Walnut Street.

Officers sought information regarding suspicious activity in the 900 block of Race Street.

Police investigated a parking complaint in the 300 block of Walnut Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police on Grove Street for a vehicle stolen from Catasauqua.

A K-9 building search took place in the 500 block of Fourth Street.

On Front Street, police assisted North Catasauqua officers with a report of an oversized load.

AUG. 1

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 300 block of Church Street.

A civil issue between roommates occurred in the 300 block of Bridge Street.

In the 1000 block of Fourth Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police.

On Race Street, members of the department investigated a hazardous condition.

A citizen assist case on Pine Street was referred to Whitehall police.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed on Bridge Street, police said.

On Howertown Road, a written traffic warning was issued.

Three drivers were cited on Pine and Front streets and in the 200 block of Race Street.

A vehicle was keyed in the 900 block of Bridge Street.

In the 200 block of Church Street, police assisted the fire department at the scene of a fire.

AUG. 2

Threats via phone in the 200 block of Second Street were reported.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 400 block of Second Street.

A dispute between a father and son occurred in the 700 block of Railroad Street.

Department members investigated a case of identity theft at 234 Walnut St.

In the 900 block of Bridge Street, a dispute between a mother and son took place.

AUG. 3

A male was sent on his way when police responded to a welfare check.

In the 100 block of Lehigh Street, a written traffic warning was issued.

Police issued a traffic citation in the 200 block of Race Street.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 200 block of Mulberry Street.

In the 700 block of Second Street, a male left the area when officers conducted a welfare check.

A vehicle was reported on private property in the 800 block of Mulberry Street. Police investigated the parking complaint.

Numerous dogs in the 400 block of Race Street were reported to the department.