Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 11

In the 100 block of Union Street, an abandoned vehicle was ticketed and tagged.

An intoxicated person was transported home from the 300 block of Front Street, police said.

The theft of a safe occurred in the 700 block of Second Street.

On Howertown Road, police sought information regarding a case.

OCT. 12

An abandoned vehicle was tagged in the 600 block of South 14th Street.

A subject was located in the 200 block of Wood Street, the department said.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 8

Drug investigations on Lehigh Street and Lehnert Road brought police to the scene.

The department responded to a mental health call in the unit block of Franklin Street.

Officers were on the scene of a theft of a motor vehicle in the 3200 block of Carbon Street.

Police investigated suspicious activity on Jordan Parkway.

An unwanted person at MacArthur Towne Center was reported.

Thefts on MacArthur Road and Lehigh Valley Mall Lifestyle Center were investigated.

OCT. 9

Take Back Day set for Oct. 27

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

The 16th annual National Take Back Day drug collection event is set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 27. Lehigh County residents can take expired and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to police departments and other locations at 13 sites.

“Some of the most commonly abused prescription drugs in the country are painkillers that contain hydrocodone, such as Vicodin and Percocet; oxycodone, such as OxyContin; antidepressants, such as Lorazepam (Ativan) and Alprazolam (Xanax); and stimulant prescription drugs, such as Ritalin and Aderall,” District Attorney Jim Martin said.

Northampton police

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 18

A suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of King Street was reported to the department.

OCT. 19

In the 1700 block of Newport Avenue, an unlocked vehicle was entered; nothing was taken.

OCT. 20

Police investigated criminal mischief in the 100 block of Stark Street. A legally parked vehicle was vandalized; both mirrors, the left rear tire and the right rear quarter panel were damaged.

A female assaulted a male in the 100 block of Lilac Court.

Coplay police

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 15

Police responded to a complaint of a dog running loose in the area of South Front and Hokendauqua streets.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police with a traffic stop at Second and Chestnut streets.

OCT. 16

The department investigated the theft of a television in the unit block of North Third Street.

Police were on the scene of a possible theft in progress in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.

A suspicious person in the 900 block of Chestnut Street was reported.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 1

Police responded to reports of harassment on Fifth Street and Zephyr Boulevard.

The department responded to reports of two reckless drivers on MacArthur Road.

Animal complaints on MacArthur Road, Lee Street and South Fifth Avenue were received.

Officers investigated disturbances on Eisenhower Circle, MacArthur Road, Highland Avenue and Fifth Street.

Police responded to a disorderly conduct report on Zephyr Boulevard.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 1

A three-vehicle crash occurred in the 600 block of Race Street.

In the 500 block of Poplar Street, police assisted a citizen who fell.

Officers responded to a parking complaint in the 300 block of Church Street. A vehicle was parked on private property.

Daniel Haines, 38, of Catasauqua, was charged with simple assault, physical harassment and contact in the 500 block of Pine Street.

Police sought information regarding a case in the 300 block of Church Street.

Northampton police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 6

A domestic dispute involving a male and female in the 500 block of East 11th Street was reported.

A report of a suspicious act by a known male brought police to the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue.

Officers said a female causing a disturbance occurred in the unit block of West 10th Street.

OCT. 8

In the 100 block of Held Drive, police investigated a report of a female harassing two males and a female.

OCT. 12

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 7

A report of a suspicious person brought police to the area of Second and Front streets.

Officers assisted Catasauqua police with a report of a fight at Front and Chestnut streets.

OCT. 8

Police investigated reports of criminal mischief in the 1000 blocks of Fourth and Fifth streets.

The department responded to a general complaint in the 1200 block of Second Street.

A report of trespassing in the 1100 block of Front Street brought police to the scene.

OCT. 9

Coplay police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 8

Police investigated a domestic dispute in the 1100 block of Oak Street.

Officers responded to a report of an unwanted person in the unit block of North Third Street.

A suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of South Second Street was reported.

Police responded to an animal complaint in the 200 block of North Ruch Street. A resident was concerned about his neighbor’s aggressive dog and the fence between yards.

The department performed a welfare check in the unit block of North Third Street.