Northampton Press

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Northampton police

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEB. 1

A reportable accident involving two vehicles occurred at West 21st and Canal streets.

Police investigated a reportable accident involving three vehicles in the 1700 block of Main Street.

FEB. 2

Officers checked on the welfare of a male in the 300 block of East 11th Street.

Internet fraud in the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue was reported.

FEB. 3

A domestic dispute between a male and female in the 1600 block of Railroad Street brought police to the scene.

FEB. 4

Whitehall police

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEB. 7

A drug investigation on MacArthur Road was handled by police.

Officers handled a disturbance in the 1000 block of MacArthur Road.

A burglary in the 3400 block of South Second Avenue was investigated.

Criminal mischief in the unit block of Maryland Circle was reported.

FEB. 8

Officers were on the scene of an overdose in the 4300 block of Black Drive.

Suspicious activity in the 3200 block of Grandview Drive was reported.

FEB. 9

Catasauqua police

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

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 22

In the 400 block of Bridge Street, police sought vehicle repossession information.

A dead deer in the 200 block of North 14th Street was reported.

A sinkhole on Faith Drive was reported to police. Public works was notified.

At V M Installations Corporation, 610 Front St., an officer stood by while a former employee retrieved paperwork.

Tires were dumped in the 200 block of Lehigh Street.

In the 100 block of Howertown Road, a streetlight was out. PPL was notified.

Whitehall police

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

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 29

Officers were on the scene of a DUI report on MacArthur Road.

Abandoned vehicles on Mauch Chunk Road, Chestnut Street and Third Street were checked out.

Police responded to a fire in the 1800 block of MacArthur Road.

An animal complaint in the 5100 block of Grant Avenue was received.

In the 4100 block of Scheidys Road, a missing juvenile was investigated.

JAN. 30

A bomb threat on MacArthur Road brought police to the scene.

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