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North Catasauqua police

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 28

· A report of a found dog brought police to the 1100 block of Fourth Street.

APRIL 29

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1100 block of Third Street.

· Police responded to a report of a suspicious man in the 1000 block of Third Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1100 block of Third Street.

APRIL 30

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

MAY 1

· A report of a reckless driver brought police to the 1000 block of Front Street.

Catasauqua police

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 29

· A report of vehicle seats and a dashboard stripped from the interior of a vehicle brought police to the M&B Market, 410 Second St.

· Officers responded to threats made on Facebook toward a juvenile in the 600 block of Limestone Street.

· A report of a fire brought police to the 800 block of Walnut Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 200 block of Front Street.

MAY 1

· Officers assisted EMS in the 800 block of Walnut Street.

Coplay police

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Police called about note on door

Coplay Police were called shortly before 1 a.m. May 2 to a residence in the unit block of South Second Street.

The caller told police a note had been glued to the back door of her apartment.

It was not known when the note was placed on the door, but the resident said she believes the note was put there by her ex-boyfriend, police said.

Police did not disclose the content of the note.

Alarm sounds

Police were dispatched Saturday morning to a warehouse at 114 Coplay St.

Northampton police

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 29

· Officers responded to a report of a portable toilet set on fire and burnt to the ground on the north side of the baseball field on Canal Street.

· A report of a charred bag containing dog feces left on a porch brought police to the 2200 block of Siegfried Avenue.

· Officers were called to the St. Luke's Rehabilitation Center parking lot, 1894 Center St., to investigate a report of a hit-and-run motor vehicle crash.

APRIL 30

State police break up prostitution ring

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Complaints of prostitution brought state police May 1 to Platinum Plus, 1251 Airport Road, Hanover Township.

In conjunction with the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement and the Allentown City Police Department, state police conducted an investigation into alleged prostitution occurring at the establishment.

While in an undercover capacity, officers and troopers were offered sexual activity for the exchange of money, police said.

Arrested for prostitution were:

· Victoria Lynn Schotter, 23, of 340 W. Wilkes-Barre St., Easton.

Police toss out 160 pounds of medications

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua and Whitehall Township police departments discarded a total of 160.5 pounds of medications during the sixth annual National Take Back Day April 27.

Whitehall collected 126.5 pounds and Catasauqua collected the rest.

At 17 locations throughout Lehigh County, residents discarded a record 1,557.5 pounds of expired, unwanted and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications. The Target store on Airport Road, Hanover Township, Lehigh County, also discarded 77 pounds of medications.

Whitehall police

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 30

· A fire drill brought police to Zephyr Elementary School, 2945 Zephyr Blvd.

· Officers responded to a motor vehicle crash on MacArthur Road.

· A report of harassment brought police to Maximum Healthcare, 2127 First Ave.

· Police were called to Lewis Street to investigate a motor vehicle crash.

MAY 1

· Officers responded to a disturbance in the unit block of Maryland Circle.

· A report of a theft from a vehicle brought police to the unit block of Seventh Street.

Catasauqua police

Thursday, May 2, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 22

· Officers responded to a report of a suspicious activity in the 700 block of Second Street.

· A report of an alarm brought police to the 100 block of South 14th Street.

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

· A motor vehicle crash brought police to the 900 block of Race Street.

APRIL 23

· A report of an assault brought police to the 300 block of Fairview Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 400 block of Front Street.

Whitehall police

Thursday, May 2, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 23

· A report of truancy brought police to Whitehall-Coplay Middle School, 2930 Zephyr Blvd.

· Police were called to the 5500 block of Summit Street to investigate a theft.

· Officers responded to a burglary in the 400 block of Fullerton Avenue.

· A theft from a vehicle brought police to the 500 block of Sixth Street.

APRIL 24

· Police responded to a disturbance in the 5100 block of Main Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 400 block of Kansas Avenue.

Northampton police

Thursday, May 2, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 15

· Officers responded to a report of a rear door open in the 1400 block of Newport Avenue.

· A report of a fire brought police to the rear of Hampton Lanes, 326 Main St.

APRIL 16

· Police were called to Redner's Warehouse Market, 101 Held Drive, to investigate a report of a retail theft.

APRIL 17

· A report of a dog attacking another dog brought officers to the 1000 block of Atlas Lane.

· Police responded to a fight at the Redner's Quick Shoppe, 33 W. 21st St.