Catasauqua Press

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Northampton police

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCTOBER 15

· A report of a man shattering a side entry door brought officers to the PNC Bank, 2102 Main St.

OCTOBER 16

· Police responded to a report of a GPS and cologne stolen from a vehicle in the 400 block of East Seventh Street.

· Officers were called to the CVS Pharmacy, 29 W. 21st St., to investigate a report of a man who stole a Halloween mask and several bags of candy.

OCTOBER 17

Northampton police

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCTOBER 10

· Officers responded to a report of the theft of a DVD and prescription drugs from a vehicle at the Redner's Quick Shoppe, 33 W. 21st St.

OCTOBER 11

· A report of a deer that jumped over the front of a vehicle and hit a Northampton police cruiser on the left front side brought officers to the railroad crossing on 21st Street.

· Police responded to a hit-and-run motor vehicle crash in the 1700 block of Main Street.

OCTOBER 14

Coplay police

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Disturbance reported

Coplay Police responded at 1:22 a.m. Saturday to the Log Cabin Tavern, Second & Hall streets, on a report of a disturbance.

On arrival, patrol officers observed several people standing outside the tavern. Officers were told an altercation occurred between two men in the bar.

One of the men was hit in the face with a set of keys, police said. The individual who was struck confronted another man, who he thought threw the keys, police said.

Whitehall police

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCTOBER 9

· Officers responded to a theft from a vehicle in the 4100 block of North Church Street.

· A report of a suspicious person brought police to the 600 block of Jordan Circle.

· Police responded to a motor vehicle crash on Ring Road.

· Officers responded to a report of suspicious activity in the 4500 block of Third Street.

· A theft from a vehicle brought police to the 4200 block of North Church Street.

OCTOBER 10

Catasauqua police

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCTOBER 8

· Officers responded to a burglary in the 200 block of Prospect Street.

· A report of harassment brought police to Catasauqua Auto Sales, 623 Howertown Road.

· Police were called to the 100 block of Pineapple Street to investigate a theft from a vehicle.

· Officers responded to a report of vehicle tires slashed in the 100 block of South Front Street.

· A report of a disturbance brought police to the 700 block of Second Street.

OCTOBER 9

Whitehall police

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPTEMBER 30

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1500 block of Corinth Road.

· A dispute between a mother and son brought police to the 3000 block of North Third Street.

· Police responded to a report of a missing juvenile at the Lehigh Valley Mall.

· A request for vigilance brought officers to the 700 block of Sixth Street.

OCTOBER 1

· Police responded to a report of a disturbance in the 4200 block of Spruce Street.

Northampton police

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCTOBER 1

· A report of theft brought officers to the Redner's Warehouse Markets, 101 Held Drive.

OCTOBER 2

· Police responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Sixth Street and Line Alley.

OCTOBER 4

· A report of a vandalized vehicle brought officers to the 1800 block of Lincoln Avenue.

· Police responded to a report of an unknown substance thrown or poured on the right rear door and rocker panel of a vehicle in the 1800 block of Lincoln Avenue.

OCTOBER 5

Police collect unused medications

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Lehigh County police departments collected 944.5 pounds of unused and expired medications during the fifth annual National Take Back Day drug collection Sept. 29.

Medications were collected at 16 sites in Lehigh County. The total collected in the county during the last five events is 3,268.5 pounds.

At the most recent event, the Catasauqua Police Department collected 10 pounds of medications and the Whitehall Township Police Department collected 28.5 pounds.

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPTEMBER 30

· Officers were called to the 1000 block of Second Street to investigate a fight.

· Officers assisted the Catasauqua Police Department in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

· Police responded to a disorderly group in the 800 block of Locust Street.

· Officers assisted the Coplay Police Department in the area of North Front Street.

OCTOBER 1

· Officers responded to an alarm in the 200 block of Eugene Street.

OCTOBER 2

Coplay police

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Police respond

to break-in

Coplay Police began an active investigation into the break-in of the United States Post Office on Chestnut Street.

The break-in took place 6:04 a.m. Oct. 3. Police on Monday indicated nothing appears to be missing.

Police said those involved gained entry by smashing a side window.

Possible leak reported at Giant

A report of a possible gas leak Friday evening in the warehouse area of the Giant Food Store at Chestnut and Cherry streets brought borough police, the fire department and UGI to the scene.