Northampton Press

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 23

Officers assisted Catasauqua police with a domestic call in the 300 block of Howertown Road.

The department assisted Coplay police with a possible burglary in the 1000 block of Catherine Drive.

Traffic stops were conducted on Howertown Road and at Fourth and Cypress streets.

Police assisted a citizen in the 1400 block of Main Street.

DEC. 24

Officers were on the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 1300 block of Crane Street.

Catasauqua police

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 16

On Front Street, a written traffic warning was issued.

At Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road, police investigated a report of criminal mischief. There was no damage; the individual was warned.

On Walnut Street, abandoned vehicles were tagged.

A hit and run took place in the 100 block of Race Street.

DEC. 17

At Chesterbrook Academy, 325 Lehigh St., a hit and run occurred. A vehicle hit a pedestrian; the driver was identified.

North Catasauqua police

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 15

Police were on the scene of a DUI involving drugs in the area of Limestone and Eugene streets.

A verbal domestic problem in the 1200 block of Howertown Road was investigated.

DEC. 16

Officers responded to security checks on Main, Arch, Second and Milton streets.

A traffic stop was conducted at Fourth and Cypress streets.

DEC. 17

Police were on the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 1200 block of Fourth Street.

Northampton police

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 11

A reportable accident at Center Street and Lilac Court involved one vehicle.

Members of the department investigated a juvenile problem in the 1600 block of Laubach Avenue.

DEC. 12

A legally parked vehicle was struck, damaging the front bumper, during a hit and run at East 16th Street and Lincoln Avenue. White transfer paint was left at the scene.

Whitehall police

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 14

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of East Union Street was reported.

Police responded to an animal case on Orchard Drive.

Officers investigated a report of criminal mischief in the 600 block of Eighth Street.

DEC. 15

A death investigation brought police to the 300 block of Hill Road.

Officers were on the scene of a reported assault in the 1100 block of Sixth Street.

The department responded to a disturbance in the 1200 block of MacArthur Road.

Man charged after standoff in Lehigh Township

Thursday, January 2, 2020 by TERRY AHNER in Police Log

A Northampton County man, naked, yelling and gesturing when he surrendered in the early-morning hours of Dec. 27 following a standoff with police that lasted more than six hours, has been charged after he threatened to kill his wife.

Lehigh Township police officers were dispatched 9:28 p.m. Dec. 26 to the 1100 block of East Stateside Drive, in the Danielsville section of the township, for a domestic dispute.

Coplay police

Monday, December 23, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 9

Police investigated a reported fraud from a debit account in the unit block of North Front Street.

A residential alarm in the unit block of North Fifth Street brought police to the scene.

Suspicious activity in the unit block of South Front Street was reported.

The department assisted the Lehigh County Sheriff’s Office in the 1100 block of Tapler Drive.

DEC. 10

Police responded to a fire alarm in the 1100 block of North Front Street.

Catasauqua police

Monday, December 23, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 9

A suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of Bridge Street was reported. The individual was located and cited.

A hit and run took place on Pine Street. The investigation is continuing.

Police provided information in the 200 block of Bridge Street regarding an out-of-state protection from abuse order.

At CMS, officers investigated a juvenile complaint.

In the 100 block of Race Street, a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred.

Whitehall police

Monday, December 23, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 9

Officers investigated a report of a runaway in the 500 block of Sixth Street.

Police provided a protection from abuse order in the 400 block of Crest Drive.

Disturbances on Beekmantown Road and Jordan Drive were investigated.

The department responded to a truancy report in the 2900 block of Zephyr Boulevard.

Suspicious activity in the 2200 block of Second Avenue was reported.

Officers assisted the fire department with a report of smoke in the 900 block of West Union Street.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 2

A death investigation in the 3300 block of Quarry Street brought out police.

Police were on the scene of a drug investigation at Lehigh Valley Mall.

Officers investigated a theft from a vehicle in the 900 block of Mickley Road.

A disturbance on Front Street was reported.

The department responded to a mental health call in the 1200 block of Third Street.

Domestic offenses against family on Main and North 14th streets were investigated.