Northampton Press

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Coplay police

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 25

A traffic stop in the 200 block of South Second Street resulted in a citation.

Police responded to a report of a wire down in the 1000 block of Keystone Alley.

A warning was issued at traffic stops both in the 100 block of North Second Street and at South Second and Center streets.

Police responded to a report of a missing person in the unit block of South Third Street.

SEPT. 26

Police assisted with a vehicle repossession in the 200 block of South Second Street.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 18

Police responded to a report of harassment on Mechanicsville Road.

The department received a parking complaint on Grape Street.

On Birch Street, officers investigated a report of harassment.

A theft occurred on MacArthur Road.

Police said a fire occurred on Lehigh Street.

SEPT. 19

An alarm sounded on MacArthur Road.

On Georgia Drive, officers investigated a report of an abandoned vehicle.

A fire occurred on Seventh Street.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 24

A suspicious vehicle in the 1400 block of Main Street was reported to the department.

A fire alarm sounded in the 1100 block of Fourth Street.

In the 400 block of Buttonwood Street, officers responded to a report of a disturbance.

An alarm sounded in the 700 block of Palomino Drive.

Harassment in the 1400 block of Main Street was reported.

At Fourth and Main streets, a traffic stop was conducted.

Police conducted a traffic stop at Front and Arch streets.

Whitehall woman charged with sexual contact with prisoner

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Police Log

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin announced Tuesday that a nurse who formerly was employed at Lehigh County Jail has been charged with alleged inappropriate sexual contact with a prisoner.

Danika Alexander, 27, of 1205 Overlook Road, Whitehall Township, was charged with one count of institutional sexual assault, a felony of the third degree, Martin said.

Northampton police

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 22

Officers conducted a welfare check of a male in the 800 block of Washington Avenue.

The department received a report of fraud in the 1600 block of Newport Avenue.

SEPT. 23

In the 1200 block of Main Street, police responded to a report of an unwanted male.

Criminal mischief in the 1700 block of Main Street was reported. Police said a tire was slashed and the battery cables cut on a legally parked vehicle.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 6

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 100 block of Church Street.

No-parking signs were issued in the 700 block of Second Street.

A protection-from-abuse order was denied in the 300 block of Church Street.

SEPT. 7

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., police responded to a noise complaint.

In the 300 block of Poplar Street, police conducted a mental health evaluation.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 17

Police conducted a vehicle repossession in the 1100 block of Railroad Street.

Officers assisted a citizen in the 1000 block of Sixth Street.

Members of the department conducted a welfare check in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

SEPT. 18

In the 500 block of Buttonwood Street, police investigated an animal complaint.

Officers assisted Catasauqua police in the 500 block of Race Street.

A fire alarm sounded in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

Coplay police

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 18

A bicycle was reported stolen in the unit block of South Second Street.

SEPT. 19

The department received a report of a dog running loose in the unit block of North Third Street.

Police said a domestic dispute occurred in the unit block of Bird Alley.

Officers responded to a report of a missing black Labrador retriever in the unit block of North Third Street.

The department received a report of a parking complaint in the 200 block of Hokendauqua Street.

Whitehall police investigate multiple stabbings on Alta Dr.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by MARK RECCEK in Police Log

Whitehall Township police officers responded to a report of a fight Sept. 25.

According to a news release from Police Chief Michael Marks, officers were dispatched approximately 6 p.m. to the rear of 22 Alta Drive in response to a fight in progress.

Police said four individuals sustained slash and stab wounds. Officers provided emergency medical care to help control the bleeding.

Two individuals were transported to area hospitals. Their conditions are reported to not be life threatening, Marks said.