Northampton Press

Friday, February 22, 2019

North Catasauqua police

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

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOV. 4

Police investigated a disturbance in the area of Second and Birch streets.

The department responded to a theft at South Second and Center streets.

Officers assisted Coplay police with a domestic issue on North Third Street.

A traffic stop was conducted at Howertown Road and Hunter Street.

NOV. 5

A domestic issue brought police out to the 1000 block of Second Street.

Officers responded to a motor vehicle accident at Fourth and Chapel streets.

Whitehall police

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

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 31

Officers investigated a report of disorderly conduct in the 2900 block of Zephyr Boulevard.

A disturbance in the 400 block of Sixth Street was reported.

Police responded to a theft from a vehicle at MacArthur Commons.

A report of identity theft in the 2700 block of Halleck Drive was investigated.

The department assisted with a report of a fire in the 3100 block of North Second Street.

Suspicious activity in the 2100 block of MacArthur Road was reported.

Whitehall police

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

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 22

A drug investigation on MacArthur Road brought police to the scene.

Officers investigated an assault in the 2100 block of MacArthur Road

The department responded to a theft in the 3200 block of South Front Street.

Reports of harassment on Lehigh and Robert streets and at Lehigh Valley Mall were investigated.

Police were on the scene of a fire in the 3300 block of Gail Lane.

Suspicious activity on Mickley Run and Lincoln Avenue was reported.

OCT. 23

Northampton man dies in Lehigh Township crash

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by DENNY MCLAUGHLIN in Police Log

A Northampton man died Nov. 4 in a motor vehicle accident that occurred approximately 10:43 a.m. in the 4200 block of Lehigh Drive (Route 248) in Lehigh Township.

According to a news release, Lehigh Township Police Department said officers were called to the scene for a two-vehicle fatal crash involving entrapment and injuries.

Coplay police

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

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 29

Police responded to a residential alarm in the unit block of North Ruch Street.

Officers performed a welfare check in the 1100 block of Tapler Drive.

Parking complaints on South Second and Coplay streets and Tapler Drive were addressed.

OCT. 30

The department responded to a parking complaint in the unit block of South Seventh Street.

A traffic stop was conducted and an equipment warning was issued for faulty high beam lighting in the 200 block of South Second Street.

Catasauqua police

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

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 22

In the 700 block of Front Street, police sought information regarding a case.

Offices sought information regarding a case in the 500 block of American Street.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., fire extinguishers were reported stolen.

An abandoned vehicle was tagged on Peach Street.

In the 100 block of Circle Drive, police sought information regarding Megan’s Law.

OCT. 23

A suspicious person on Pine Street was reported. The individual was identified.

Pen Argyl man dies in crash on Route 248 in Lehigh Twp.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by TERRY AHNER in Police Log

A Northampton County man has been identified as the victim in a fatal crash Nov. 2 in Lehigh Township.

Richard Bowman, 76, of Pen Argyl, was killed in a collision just after 5 a.m. on Route 248 at the Route 873 intersection.

Lehigh Township Police Department said a Kenworth tractor-trailer was traveling eastbound on Route 248 when a gray Dodge Grand Caravan, driven by Bowman, attempted to turn onto Route 873 from Route 248 westbound. The caravan drove into the path of the truck.

Bowman was pronounced dead at the scene.

North Catasauqua police

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

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 28

Police were on the scene of a hit and run in the 1000 block of Second Street.

A domestic issue in the 1000 block of Howertown Road was reported.

Officers responded to a report of a person driving under the influence at Second and Chapel streets.

The department assisted with a civil matter in the 1000 block of Fifth Street.

Suspicious activity in the 1000 block of Third Street was investigated.

Police assisted a citizen in the 100 block of Arch Street.

Catasauqua police

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

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 15

In the 200 block of Church Street, cable wires were down, police said.

Cellphones and SIM cards were stolen at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

OCT. 16

Officers checked on an individual with mental health issues in the 300 block of Walnut Street.

In the 500 block of Fourth Street, police assisted a citizen and requested extra patrol.

A domestic dispute occurred in the 100 block of Second Street.