Northampton Press

Monday, December 9, 2019

Coplay police

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 29

A Schwinn bicycle was found in the unit block of Magna Drive.

An animal complaint in the 100 block of North Second Street was investigated.

The department addressed a parking complaint in the 300 block of Margaret Drive.

Damage to a sign in the 900 block of Oak Street was reported.

A report of harassment in the unit block of South Second Street brought police to the scene.

APRIL 30

Police investigated a suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Chestnut Street.

Fraudulent use of a credit/debit card in the 100 block of South Fifth Street was reported.

The department addressed reports of suspicious males in the 100 block of South 10th Street.

MAY 1

Officers served an arrest warrant for theft in the unit block of South Second Street.

A business alarm in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street was investigated.

A lost cellphone in the 100 block of Cherry Street was reported.

MAY 2

Police investigated a report of a female in distress in the unit block of South Second Street.

Telephone fraud in the 1100 block of Poplar Street was reported. The caller stated he had an arrest warrant for the homeowner.

Parking complaints on North Second, Center, North Fifth and South Third streets were addressed.

Officers checked the welfare of a man standing in the middle of South Second Street.

An abandoned vehicle in the 100 block of South Eighth Street was reported.

MAY 3

A motor vehicle accident at South Sixth and Hokendauqua streets brought police to the scene.

Officers responded to a report of a dog left in a vehicle with the windows up in the parking lot of Giant Food Store, 202 Chestnut St.

MAY 4

A disturbance in the unit block of North Second Street was investigated.

Police performed a security check in the unit block of South Fourth Street.

Parking complaints on North Second and South Front streets were received.

MAY 5

Police were on the scene of an assault in the unit block of South Front Street.

A noise complaint in the 100 block of North Eighth Street was addressed.

Officers performed a security check in the unit block of South Fourth Street.

MAY 6

A wallet was found and returned to the owner in the parking lot of Giant Food Store.

A disturbance in the 100 block of North Eighth Street was investigated.

A residential alarm in the 300 block of North Ruch Street brought police to the scene.

In the unit block of North Seventh Street, a suspicious vehicle was parked in the middle of the street.

Officers responded to a disturbance in the unit block of Magna Drive.

The department addressed a parking complaint in the unit block of North Second Street.

MAY 7

Police responded to a stolen vehicle report in the unit block of North Seventh Street. It was later learned the caller’s son had the vehicle, and it was not stolen.

Officers handled a juvenile complaint in the 100 block of Second Street. Juveniles removed a for-sale sign from the yard and moved construction sandbags from the site.

A report of an open garage door in the unit block of North Fourth Street was investigated.

MAY 8

The department performed a security check in the 100 block of South Sixth Street.

A small fire in front of a backhoe in the unit block of North Second Street brought police to the scene.

Officers addressed a juvenile complaint in the unit block of North Second Street.

In the unit block of South Second Street, a vehicle operator was cited for driving an uninsured vehicle.

MAY 9

A hit-and-run accident in the unit block of South Fourth Street brought police to the scene.

Parking complaints in the 100 blocks of North Front and Coplay streets were received.

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of South Eighth Street was investigated.

Officers responded to reports of threats between two individuals in the 100 block of Strawberry Alley.

MAY 10

Police investigated a harassment complaint between two neighbors in the unit block of South Front Street.

A citation was issued for an unregistered vehicle during a traffic stop in the unit block of South Second Street.

The department addressed parking complaints in the 100 blocks of North Eighth and South Second streets.

A traffic stop in the unit block of South Third Street resulted in a written warning.

Officers performed a traffic stop in the 200 block of South Second Street for an expired registration.

MAY 11

Police responded to reports of an unattended 1-year-old child in the street in the unit block of Bird Alley.

Two parking complaints in the unit block of North Second Street were received.

MAY 12

A domestic dispute in the unit block of South Front Street brought police to the scene.

Officers responded to a report of a woman possibly calling for help along the Ironton Rail Trail in the area of Catherine Drive.

MAY 13

A dog running loose in the unit block of South Fourth Street was reported.

MAY 14

Parking complaints on South Front Street and on Chestnut Street were received.

MAY 15

Police responded to a business alarm in the 200 block of Chestnut Street.

As a result of the storm, a wire was reported down on North Third Street; a sign was blown over at Balliet Stadium; and the area of North Second and Chestnut streets experienced a power outage.

MAY 16

A reported burglary in the 100 block of North Second Street had police on the scene.

Officers responded to parking complaints on South Second and Center streets.

MAY 17

Criminal mischief in the unit block of South Second Street was investigated.

The department addressed a report of a pit bull running loose in the unit block of South Fourth Street.

A residential alarm in the unit block of South Ninth Street brought police to the scene.

MAY 18

An adult male was arrested for DUI after driving in the wrong lane of traffic in the unit block of South Eighth Street.

Officers were called to the area of North Front and Chestnut streets for a disorderly group of juveniles.

In the lot behind the borough building, 98 S. Fourth St., a wallet was found and returned to the owner.

A child custody issue in the unit block of South Second Street had police on the scene.

The department responded to a residential alarm in the 100 block of Chestnut Street.

Officers assisted Whitehall police with an assault in the area of North Ruch Street and the Ironton Rail Trail.

MAY 19

A sounding alarm at the BB&T branch inside Giant Food Store was investigated.

Police responded to a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of Coplay Street.

A boxer running loose in the area of North Ruch and Chestnut streets was reported.

MAY 20

A bicycle was stolen from a porch in the 100 block of South Second Street.

MAY 21

A loud group of juveniles was reported in the area of North Third and Fourth streets.

A warning was issued during a vehicle stop in the 200 block of South Second Street.