Catasauqua Press

Monday, October 14, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 6

Two vehicles were involved in a reportable motor vehicle accident on South 14th Street.

Officers attempted to contact an individual on Race Street for Quakertown Police Department.

A hit and run to a parked vehicle occurred in the 400 block of Race Street.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred at Catasauqua Police Department.

A theft in the 100 block of Wood Street was reported.

In the 500 block of Front Street, individuals were reported to be sleeping on steps, police said. They were told to leave.

An animal complaint on West Race Street was reported.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers for a reported theft and trespassing complaint in the 1100 block of Fourth Street.

In the 1300 block of Third Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a civil issue.

SEPT. 7

In the 200 block of Race Street, a citation was issued.

In the 200 block of Circle Drive, officers assisted a citizen who fell.

On Fifth Street, an animal complaint was investigated. The dog was found and the owner located.

A vehicle was ticketed on Pine Street.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a DUI stop on Fourth Street.

Music was turned down and residents warned in the 500 block of Bethlehem Road, the department said.

SEPT. 8

Vehicles were tagged at Force 1, 403 Wood St.

A neighbor dispute occurred in the 700 block of Front Street.

On Church Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

A theft in the 400 block of Bath Avenue was reported to police. The items were returned.

SEPT. 9

In the 700 block of Crane Street, police assisted a citizen who fell.

Officers assisted an owner with getting dogs into a residence in the 600 block of Faith Drive.

Four drivers were cited in the 100 block of Lehigh Street, 200 block of Second Street and 200 block of Race Street and on Union Street.

Chanel Auchenbach, 32, of Catasauqua, was cited on Prospect Street for public drunkenness.

An animal complaint was investigated in the 200 block of High Street. The owner of a found dog was located.

SEPT. 10

On South 14th Street, a driver was cited.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 500 block of Front Street during two traffic stops, one involving a DUI.

Police notified maintenance of a water leak at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St.

Suspicious activity in the 700 block of Railroad Street was reported. The individuals were identified.

An issue with unauthorized vehicles in a lot in the 100 block of Railroad Street occurred.

Police and the department’s K-9 assisted with a suspicious persons complaint in the 700 block of Front Street.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend took place in the 100 block of Second Street.

Police sought information on a street posting at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 417 Howertown Road.

A wanted person on Front Street was reported. The individual was transported to central booking.

An individual who was driving recklessly on Cambridge Place was warned.

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

In the 700 block of Limestone Street, police responded to a parking complaint. The owner was located, and the vehicle was moved.

Dogs were found in the 100 block of Front Street. They were returned to their owner.

A juvenile complaint that occurred in the 600 block of St. John Street is under investigation.

SEPT. 11

An individual was warned on Second Street for trespassing.

A parking ticket was issued on Edward Lane.

Police assisted a citizen who fell in the 700 block of Crane Street.

Registration plates were taken from a vehicle in the 100 block of Wood Street.

On Front Street, officers conducted a welfare check. The individual, who was sleeping, was told to leave.

A written warning was issued in the 100 block of Wood Street.

Police responded to an animal complaint — a lost cat — in the 200 block of Wood Street.

SEPT. 12

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a security check in the 1100 block of Front Street and during a traffic stop in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

A report of an unwanted person in the 200 block of Church Street was investigated. The report involved an issue between a landlord and tenant.