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Saturday, December 14, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 19

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., a dispute between a husband and wife occurred.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 400 block of Limestone Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 1100 block of Railroad Street.

A driver was cited in the 700 block of Front Street.

A noise complaint in the 900 block of Lenape Circle was reported.

OCT. 20

Police sought information regarding a domestic situation at Whittier Place Apartments.

An issue between a landlord and tenant took place in the 200 block of Bridge Street. Police responded twice.

On St. John Street, police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a traffic stop.

Officers assisted Whitehall police in the 100 block of Front Street during a hit-and-run investigation.

OCT. 21

A juvenile dispute occurred at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St., police said.

Officers assisted during a personnel issue at Catasauqua Middle School.

An abandoned vehicle was tagged in the 400 block of Race Street.

A driver was cited on Front Street.

OCT. 22

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

A vehicle was damaged in the 400 block of Bridge Street.

On South Second Street, officers assisted Coplay police.

A dispute between a parent and child occurred in the 400 block of Bath Avenue.

OCT. 23

Traffic citations were issued in the 200 block of Race Street and on Second and Front streets.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed on Bethlehem Road.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1100 block of Front Street.

A male jumping in and out of a vehicle in the 200 block of Church Street was reported to police.

In the 200 block of Second Street, a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred.

An owner was bitten by a dog in the 200 block of South Front Street.

On Front Street, garbage bags were dumped in front of a home, the report said.

In the 1100 block of Second Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police.

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

OCT. 24

A problem with a loose dog on Front Street was reported.

On Bridge Street, a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred.

The department is continuing an investigation regarding a case at 547 Front St.

A backpack was taken from a vehicle in the 100 block of Howertown Road.

An investigation is continuing regarding an animal complaint in the 300 block of Walnut Street.

An intoxicated male in the 100 block of Bridge Street was reported.

A vehicle was ticketed on Second Street.

Officers assisted Allentown police at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road, in looking for a runaway.

OCT. 25

In the 400 block of Race Street, a dispute between a mother and son took place.

An unwanted person on Stonewood Place was taken to headquarters and released, the department said.

A neighbor issue occurred in the 400 block of Crane Street.

An investigation is continuing for a reported threat that occurred at Whittier Place Apartments. Charges are pending.

In the 400 block of Race Street, a dispute between a parent and child occurred.

A burglary took place in the 100 block of Second Street.

OCT. 26

A hit and run took place on Front Street.

Music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint at 301 Mulberry St.

Officers sought vehicle repossession information on Front Street.

OCT. 27

A driver was cited and arrested for a warrant on Front Street. The vehicle was also towed.

Police investigated a parking complaint on Front Street. The vehicle was ticketed.

A dog was found in the 200 block of Walnut Street.

A dog found near Catasauqua Middle School was reunited with its owner.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police on Cypress Street.

OCT. 28

A juvenile incident occurred at Catasauqua Middle School.

Three drivers were cited on Union Street and in the 300 block of Peach Street.

Officers assisted Whitehall police on Madison Lane.

At Whittier Place Apartments, a dispute between a mother and daughter occurred.

At Lehigh Valley International Airport, 3311 Airport Road, officers assisted at the scene of a plane in trouble.

OCT. 29

A problem with a patron occurred at 607 Front St.

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

At Sheckler Elementary School, 201 N. 14th St., a traffic issue occurred on property.

At Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, a 14-year-old female, of Allentown, was cited for physical harassment and contact.

Police said a vehicle was ticketed in the 100 block of Front Street.

In the 100 block of Howertown Road, a hit and run to a parked vehicle occurred.

Money was stolen from an unlocked car in the 400 block of Front Street, the department said.

OCT. 30

Drivers were cited in the 800 block of Walnut Street.

Issues between a landlord and tenant occurred in the 700 block of Fourth Street.

A problem with a tenant took place in the 500 block of Third Street.

Harassment via Facebook messages in the 400 block of Front Street was reported.

An automobile fire occurred in the 700 block of Third Street. Police assisted at the scene.

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

At Catasauqua High School, a 16-year-old female, of Catasauqua, was arrested for disorderly conduct.

A juvenile issue occurred at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, the report said.

The department said a handgun was stolen from the 900 block of Lenape Circle.

OCT. 31

A dispute between a mother and son took place in the 100 block of Walnut Street.

In the 500 block of Race Street, a mental health issue was investigated.

At 307 Front St., a motor vehicle was stolen, police said.

NOV. 1

A traffic warning was issued on Second Street.

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

Officers investigated an animal complaint in the 600 block of Faith Drive.

On Bridge Street, a juvenile problem occurred.

An investigation is continuing for a juvenile complaint that occurred at Catasauqua Middle School.

In the 100 block of South Front Street, a motor vehicle was reported stolen.

NOV. 2

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers on Arch Street.

Music was turned down in the 700 block of Crane Street when police investigated a noise complaint.

An issue between a landlord and tenant took place in the 100 block of Wood Street.

A reckless driver in the 500 block of American Street was warned.

In the 700 block of Front Street, a dispute between partners was investigated.

NOV. 3

At Whittier Place Apartments, a custody issue occurred.

A vehicle parked in the lot overnight at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St., was reported to police.

Music was turned down at 521 Front St. when police investigated a noise complaint.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers on Limestone Street at the scene of a traffic incident.

NOV. 4

At Catasauqua High School, a juvenile issue occurred.

A homeless person was taken to a shelter in the 100 block of Pine Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a welfare check in the 1100 block of Fourth Street.

An investigation is continuing for a burglary that occurred in the 300 block of Faith Drive.

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

NOV. 5

On Second Street and Circle Drive, two drivers were cited.

Police investigated a report of criminal mischief in the 700 block of Front Street.

On Second Street, a driver was cited and the vehicle towed.

A case that occurred in the 200 block of Peach Street was referred to an abandoned vehicle officer.

NOV. 6

Police assisted a citizen who fell off a chair in the 200 block of Delaware Avenue.

The driver-side mirror of a vehicle was damaged during a hit and run in the 700 block of Front Street.

A juvenile problem occurred in the 500 block of Walnut Street.

In the 100 block of Church Street, a vehicle was towed.

Three drivers were cited on Howertown Road and Second Street and in the 400 block of Race Street.

The department is continuing an investigation in the 700 block of Second Street involving a 14-year-old male of Catasauqua. The case involves the possession of a weapon at school and terroristic threats.

At Catasauqua High School, a 17-year-old male, of Catasauqua, was cited for disorderly conduct.

NOV. 7

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a vehicle stop on Second Street.

A citation was issued and the vehicle towed on 10th Street.

An abandoned vehicle in the 100 block of Bridge Street was tagged.

Two vehicles were involved in a reportable motor vehicle accident.

NOV. 8

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 200 block of Church Street.

A juvenile complaint at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School was handled in school.

Officers sought information regarding a threat at Catasauqua High School.

Douglas Brotzman, 43, of Allentown, was arrested for strangulation, simple assault and physical harassment and contact.

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

A road rage incident took place in the 1000 block of Race Street.

Police investigated a Social Security fraud case in the 200 block of High Street.

Windows were broken at St. Mary’s Church, 122 Union St., the report said.

NOV. 9

A report of a dog missing from the 400 block of Tioga Street was investigated.

On Second Street, a driver was cited.

A parking complaint in the 300 block of Church Street was filed with the department. The report said children were in the car. The owner was located.

Police assisted the fire department at the scene of an alarm in the 500 block of Bath Avenue.

NOV. 10

A problem with a neighbor took place in the 200 block of Circle Drive.

In the 100 block of South 14th Street, a dispute between a mother and son occurred.

Members of the department responded to a report of harassment via Facebook in the 400 block of Howertown Road.