Northampton Press

Monday, July 6, 2020

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.


Police conducted a welfare check in the 400 block of Poplar Street.

The department investigated a report of a fraudulent charge on a bank/credit card in the 100 block of Milton Street.

On Chapel Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a DUI investigation.

Abandoned vehicles on 403 Wood St. were reported.

A parking ticket was issued in the 200 block of Front Street.


A plate was seized and the vehicle tagged in the 400 block of Prospect Street.

A driver was cited in the 700 block of Howertown Road, police said.

Police investigated a disturbance case, which was referred to code enforcement, in the 400 block of Race Street.


At 501 Front St., police checked on an open business.

A loose dog in the 700 block of Second Street was reported. The owner was located.


Cardboard was dumped in the 100 block of Church Street. The individual was found, police said.

An animal complaint in the 600 block of South 14th Street was investigated. The animal was returned to its owner.

Theft of money in the 100 block of South 14th Street was reported.

Police said there was an attempt of entry into a garage in the 400 block of Walnut Street.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend took place in the 100 block of Second Street.


An occupant was warned when officers investigated a noise complaint in the 100 block of Milton Street.

Music was turned down and the occupant warned at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St.


An intoxicated person in the 300 block of Peach Street was investigated.

Officers assisted Bethlehem police on East Church Street.

On Fourth Street, police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a vehicle stop.

An animal complaint case on Stonewood Place was referred to animal control.


In the 700 block of Fourth Street, a dog at large was reported.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers on Third Street during a vehicle stop and arrest.

On Howertown Road, members of the department investigated a DUI case. A 28-year-old male, of Catasauqua, was arrested and the vehicle towed.

Televisions were stolen from a vehicle in the 200 block of Lehigh Street.

A problem with an ex-partner took place in the 600 block of Limestone Street.