Northampton Press

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 8

An abandoned vehicle was tagged in the 300 block of High Street. The owner will remove the vehicle, the department said.

In the 700 block of Race Street, a dog was found then reunited with its owner.

Police assisted at the scene of a minor chlorine exposure in the 300 block of Bridge Street.

Metal was reported stolen in the 100 block of Union Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

Youngsters attend Junior Emergency Responder Academy

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by FABRYCE JOSEPH in Police Log

North Whitehall emergency service volunteers recently gave a bit more of their time to show township youngsters what it is like to be a volunteer firefighter, EMT or police officer.

The kids and the volunteers attended a four-day camp called the Junior Emergency Responder Academy.

Campers participated in a skill challenge June 28, the last day of camp to demonstrate all the skills they learned, including CPR and how to operate a fire hose.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 8

Police were on the scene of an unattended death in the 900 block of Fairmont Avenue.

A theft in the 3000 block of North Third Street was investigated.

Officers responded to a disturbance in the 1100 block of MacArthur Road.

The department addressed a hazardous condition on Catasauqua Avenue.

A report of criminal mischief at Lehigh Valley Mall brought police to the scene.

Officers investigated the unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in the 3000 block of MacArthur Road.

Northampton police

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 13

A male harassing a female reportedly took place in the unit block of West 10th Street.

An unwanted female in the 100 block of Lilac Court was reported.

JULY 14

Police investigated a hit-and-run accident in the 300 block of East 10th Street. A legally parked vehicle was struck, damaging the rear driver-side fender, tire and rim.

In the 1300 block of Main Street, a domestic dispute between a male and a female was investigated.

JULY 15

State police

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua man dies in Hanover crash

Victor J. Sobrado, 40, of Catasauqua, was killed in a car crash July 12, according to a report from Pennsylvania State Police Troop M, Bethlehem.

The incident happened approximately 11:50 p.m. on North Dauphin Street, south of North Irving Street, in Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 7

Police investigated a disturbance at American and Mulberry streets.

Officers assisted Coplay police with a domestic call in the 1700 block of Chestnut Street.

A suspicious person in the 1000 block of Fourth Street was reported.

The department assisted Catasauqua police in the 500 block of American Street.

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

Officers assisted the fire department in the 1100 block of Railroad Street.

Northampton police

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 6

Suspicious activity — a male attempting to purchase a gift card with a counterfeit $20 bill — at Dollar General, 2016 Main St., was reported.

JULY 7

A disturbance in the 1300 block of Stewart Street occurred. A male and a female were causing a disturbance.

Officers investigated a report of criminal mischief in the 1500 block of Dewey Avenue. The report said the front passenger-side tire of a legally parked vehicle was punctured.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 1

A reported overdose brought police to the 1000 block of Mickley Road.

Police investigated a report of a domestic offense against family in the 2100 block of North First Avenue.

Officers were on the scene of a child abuse call in the 100 block of Sixth Street.

A report of identity theft in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street was investigated.

The department responded to a mental health call in the 900 block of Mickley Road.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 1

Officers assisted a citizen in the 400 block of Crane Street with protection-from-abuse information.

Police investigated a complaint of loitering/prowling in the 700 block of Bethlehem Road. The persons were located.

A neighbor dispute occurred in the 100 block of Prospect Street.

Police assisted an outside agency at Lehigh Valley International Airport, 3311 Airport Road, with a report of a plane in distress. The plane landed safely.

Coplay police

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 8

Officers responded to a report of an open door at the Highlander Laundromat, 1004 Chestnut St.

A gas-powered tamper was found in the roadway on Coplay Road.

At Coplay Parkway Pool, 2 Keefer St., a bicycle was found.

A citation was issued for a speeding offense in the 100 block of Chestnut Street.

JULY 9

Internet harassment from an individual in the unit block of North Front Street was investigated.

Police responded to a fire alarm at Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St.