Catasauqua Press

Monday, August 21, 2017

Whitehall police

Thursday, February 14, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JANUARY 29

· A report of an unknown person brought officers to the 3300 block of North Quarry Street.

· Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash on Leisenring Street.

· A report of a disturbance brought police to Fairmont Avenue.

· Officers were called to the 2000 block of North Lehigh Avenue to investigate a report of harassment.

· A report of an assault brought police to Walmart, 2601 MacArthur Road.

JANUARY 30

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, February 14, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEBRUARY 2

· Officers assisted EMS in the 500 block of Grove Street.

FEBRUARY 5

· A report of a suspicious activity brought police to the 800 block of Willow Drive.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 300 block of Cypress Street.

· Police responded to a report of a 911 hang-up in the 1200 block of Eighth Street.

FEBRUARY 6

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1400 block of Main Street.

· Officers assisted the Catasauqua Police Department in the 200 block of Pine Street.

Breathe easy

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Zorro, Northampton Police Department's K-9, will not be at risk as much when entering smoke filled buildings or structures with toxic materials now that the police department has acquired pet oxygen masks. Northampton K-9 Officer John Mullner and Zorro join Anita Patterson, a volunteer with Lehigh Valley County Animal Rescue Team, which conducted a pet oxygen mask donation campaign. Slatington resident Howard Paul made the donation to Northampton police.

State police

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Harassment

reported

State police reported on Jan. 20 at 6:01 p.m. a man used offensive language and punched another person in the face at the Carmike Cinemas, Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

Charges of harassment and disorderly conduct will be filed against the man, police said.

Retail theft

reported

On Jan. 2 at 5:23 p.m. state police were called to Sam's Club, 901 Airport Center Drive, Hanover Township, Lehigh County, to investigate a retail theft.

Catasauqua police

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JANUARY 28

· Officers assisted a citizen in the 300 block of Fairview Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 500 block of Third Street.

· A report of a mirror broken off a vehicle brought police to the 400 block of Second Street.

· Police responded to an alarm at Hartzell's Pharmacy, 300 American St.

JANUARY 29

· An altercation between two juveniles brought police to the Medical Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road.

Northampton police

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

JANUARY 28

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

· Police responded to a report of a mountain bike stolen in the 1600 block of Line Alley.

JANUARY 30

· Officers responded to a report of a tractor trailer that struck the Northampton Cementon Bridge.

· Police were called to the 2300 block of Main Street to investigate a report of a vehicle parked in a yard.

JANUARY 31

Coplay police

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Man found sleeping on premises

Coplay Police on Feb. 1 responded to a call at 49 S. Front St. about an unwanted person on the premises.

Patrol officers found a 48-year-old man with no known address, sleeping in the basement of the building. The man told police he had nowhere to go.

Police transported the man to the Allentown Rescue Mission for lodging, police said.

Burglary reported

A burglary brought police to the unit block of Saylor Drive Jan. 29.

Whitehall police

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JANUARY 22

· A report of a wanted person brought police to the 4100 block of North Church Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 3100 block of East Church Street.

· A report of criminal mischief brought police to the 1300 block of Athens Drive.

· Police responded to a report of a suspicious person going door to door talking to residents of the 5100 block of Front Street about lowering their electric bills.

· A motor vehicle crash brought officers to North Sixth Street.

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JANUARY 27

· A report of a water leak brought officers to Howertown Road and Hunter Street.

· Police responded to a report of a water leak in the 1100 block of Front Street.

JANUARY 28

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1600 block of Main Street.

· A report of a burglary brought officers to the 500 block of Grove Street.

· Police responded to a disturbance in the 1000 block of Fourth Street.

JANUARY 29

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1000 block of Third Street.

Coplay police

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Cooking sets off alarm

A report of a fire alarm brought Coplay police and borough firefighters to the Columbia House on South Second Street Saturday evening. Police said the alarm was set off when a tenant was cooking in the kitchen.

The fire department responded to the call.

Front grill of vehicle stolen

A resident of North Third Street reported Jan. 21 the grill of her Volkswagen Passat was stolen.

The theft took place sometime between Jan. 18 and 21 while the car was parked at the rear of her residence, police said.