Northampton Press

Saturday, August 19, 2017

NORTHAMPTON POLICE

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 1

A report of a nonreportable motor vehicle accident brought officers to the 2100 block of Main Street.

Police responded to a nonreportable motor vehicle accident in the 1700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

Officers were called to the 1600 block of Lincoln Avenue to investigate a nonreportable motor vehicle accident.

MAY 2

Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 300 block of East 21st Street.

MAY 3

Whitehall police

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 19

Officers were called to Echo Drive for a report of harassment.

Police investigated a report of a reckless driver on Mechanicsville Road.

APRIL 20

A report of a disturbance brought officers to Main Street.

Police were called to Third Street for an animal complaint.

Officers responded to a DUI on Route 329.

A report of harassment brought police to Front Street.

Officers were called to MacArthur Road for a noise complaint.

N. CATASAUQUA POLICE

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 23

A report of a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident brought officers to the 500 block of Grove Street.

Officers responded to an assault in the 400 block of Fourth Street.

APRIL 24

Police assisted a citizen in the 1300 block of Third Street.

APRIL 25

A report of a reckless driver brought officers to the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

APRIL 26

Police conducted a traffic stop at Front and Arch streets.

A DUI summoned officers to Fourth and Main streets.

COPLAY POLICE

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 24

Officers checked on the welfare of an individual in the 200 block of South Fourth Street.

A report of a disturbance brought police to the 200 block of South Fourth Street.

Police responded to a complaint between neighbors in the 1000 block of Barbara Drive.

A report of a wire struck by a truck brought officers to the 1100 block of Poplar Street.

Police assisted a citizen with a domestic issue in the unit block of North Eighth Street.

NORTHAMPTON POLICE

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 21

A domestic issue between two women brought officers to the 600 block of East 20th Street.

Officers checked on the welfare of a man in the 1700 block of Main Street.

APRIL 23

A hit-and-run motor vehicle accident brought police to the 1700 block of Main Street.

Officers assisted with the service of a warrant in the 1000 block of Main Street.

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

APRIL 24

WHITEHALL POLICE

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 15

Officers were called to Mickley Run for a report of a noise complaint.

A report of an animal complaint summoned police to Lehigh Street.

Officers investigated a report of a disturbance at Whitehall Mall.

A sounding alarm summoned officers to MacArthur Road.

Police investigated a report of a suspicious person on MacArthur Road.

APRIL 16

A report of a noise complaint brought officers to Pershing Boulevard.

Lehigh Township woman charged with prostitution

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

A Lehigh Township woman has been charged with prostitution.

According to Lehigh Township police, Linda Michelson, 55, of Pecan Lane, was arrested and charged April 26 with prostitution.

The arrest was the culmination of an ongoing investigation of complaints about a large amount of traffic coming in and out of her residence, the report said.

Police were able to locate several advertisements on known websites where prostitution solicitation occurs and where Michelson had posted advertisements.

Free VIN-etching event set for May 13 in Whitehall Township

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Police Log

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin has announced the Lehigh County Auto Theft and Insurance Fraud Task Force has scheduled a free Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)-etching event May 13 in Whitehall Township.

The event will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Whitehall Township Public Works building, 3219 MacArthur Road. The event is open to all vehicle owners in Lehigh County, and there is no limit to the number of vehicles that motorists can bring to the event.

NORTHAMPTON POLICE

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 14

A hit-and-run motor vehicle accident brought officers to the 1700 block of Main Street.

Police responded to a report of damage done to a window and siding of a garage in the unit block of Main Street.

APRIL 16

A domestic dispute between a man and woman brought officers to West 16th Street and Ruth Alley.

APRIL 19

Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 1700 block of Newport Avenue.