Northampton Press

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Northampton police

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 12

The department received a neighbor complaint in the 100 block of Jeffrey Lane.

JAN. 13

Debit card fraud in the 2900 block of Center Road was reported to police.

JAN. 14

In the 2000 block of Main Street, police investigated a report of criminal mischief. Officers said the windshield of a legally parked vehicle was smashed.

JAN. 15

A male was harassing another male in the 100 block of East First Street, police said.

JAN. 18

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 6

A domestic disturbance in the 1100 block of American Street was investigated.

The department responded to a general complaint in the 1400 block of Main Street.

A traffic stop was conducted at Fourth and Main streets.

JAN. 7

A runaway juvenile in the 1200 block of Third Street was investigated.

Officers were on the scene of a water line break in the 1000 block of Limestone Street.

Police responded to a motor vehicle accident at Fourth and Buttonwood streets.

Coplay police

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 21

The department responded to a disturbance in the 200 block of South Second Street.

A parking complaint in the 100 block of Cherry Street was received.

Police assisted a citizen in the unit block of South Second Street.

Officers assisted Whitehall police with a report of a suspicious person in the 3100 block of North Third Street.

A suspicious person in the area of North Third and Hokendauqua streets was investigated.

JAN. 22

Catasauqua man dies in crash

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Terrance Ramnarine, 27, of Catasauqua, was pronounced dead 2:58 a.m. Jan. 31 at the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 800 block of East Susquehanna Street, Salisbury Township.

Deputy Coroner Cassandra Schiffner was called to the scene of the accident. According to the coroner’s office, an autopsy was performed Jan. 31; the cause of death is attributed to injuries sustained from the motor vehicle accident.

The manner of death was ruled accident.

Suspected Allen Twp. bank robber taken into custody

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 by SUSAN BRYANT in Police Log

State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, took a 19-year-old man into custody Jan. 29 in connection with the Jan. 26 bank robbery in Allen Township.

Police allege Dylan James Karba, whose last known address is Philadelphia, was the man who entered the First Northern Bank and Trust, 1449 Nor-Bath Blvd., Allen Township, at 1:35 p.m. on that day.

According to police, Karba allegedly left the bank with money after passing a note to a bank teller. He then fled the area to the west of the bank toward Northampton Borough on foot.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 11

Police assisted the fire department with a report of a fire on Front Street.

A suspicious person on Pine Street was reported.

JAN. 12

A suspicious person in the 100 block of Church Street was reported.

Officers assisted Lehigh County Juvenile Probation in the 200 block of Wood Street.

On Race Street, police investigated a report of a suspicious person.

JAN. 13

Whitehall police

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 8

Police were on the scene of a child abuse call in the 1300 block of Mickley Road.

Reports of fraud in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road and the 1500 block of Alta Drive were investigated.

A suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Quarry Street was reported.

Officers responded to reports of abandoned vehicles on South Front Street and Ellsworth and Minnesota drives.

An animal complaint in the 200 block of Fullerton Avenue brought police to the scene.

Northampton police

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

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 1

Criminal mischief in the 900 block of Main Street occurred. The report said the taillights of a legally parked vehicle were smashed.

JAN. 2

Police served an emergency protection-from-abuse order in the 500 block of East 11th Street.

A civil matter brought officers to the 300 block of Main Street.

JAN. 3

Officers responded to a report of harassment in the 1800 block of Main Street.

JAN. 5