Northampton Press

Friday, February 22, 2019

Northampton police

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

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 21

A domestic dispute between a male and female occurred in the 1400 block of Newport Avenue.

OCT. 22

In the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue, officers investigated a domestic dispute between a male and female.

OCT. 23

Members of the department investigated an unauthorized use of a debit card in the 900 block of Main Street.

Police checked on the welfare of a female in the 1200 block of Main Street.

North Catasauqua police

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

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 21

Police responded to the report of a runaway juvenile in the 1000 block of Second Street.

Suspicious activity in the 1200 block of Second Street was reported.

Officers investigated an alarm in the 600 block of Liberty Street.

OCT. 22

The department addressed a DUI call at Fourth and Main streets.

Suspicious activity in the 1100 block of Fourth Street was investigated.

OCT. 23

A reported gas leak brought police to the 1100 block of Railroad Street.

Whitehall police

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

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 15

Police responded to thefts on Lehigh Street and Mechanicsville Road.

Suspicious activity on Mechanicsville Road and Limestone Drive was reported.

Officers investigated a report of a suspicious person in the 300 block of West Union Street.

The department responded to a Megan’s Law call in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street.

Thefts occurred on Russell Court and North First Avenue.

Police were on the scene of a theft from a vehicle in the 1600 block of MacArthur Road.

Coplay police

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

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 22

Police were on the scene of a landlord/tenant dispute in the 100 block of Chestnut Street.

A written warning was issued for an expired registration during a traffic stop in the 900 block of Chestnut Street.

The department assisted with a vehicle repossession in the 200 block of Coplay Street.

OCT. 23

Officers responded to fire alarms on Catherine Drive and at Giant Food Store, 202 Chestnut St.

A road hazard in the 1200 block of Chestnut Street was addressed.

OCT. 24

North Catasauqua police

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

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 14

Police were on the scene of a motor vehicle accident at Fourth and Cypress streets.

The department addressed a general complaint in the 1100 block of Front Street.

Officers assisted Catasauqua police with a report of a disturbance in the 400 block of Howertown Road.

A welfare check was performed in the 1100 block of Second Street.

OCT. 15

Police responded to a report of a suspicious person in the 1100 block of Sixth Street.

Catasauqua police

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

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 11

In the 100 block of Union Street, an abandoned vehicle was ticketed and tagged.

An intoxicated person was transported home from the 300 block of Front Street, police said.

The theft of a safe occurred in the 700 block of Second Street.

On Howertown Road, police sought information regarding a case.

OCT. 12

An abandoned vehicle was tagged in the 600 block of South 14th Street.

A subject was located in the 200 block of Wood Street, the department said.

Whitehall police

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

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 8

Drug investigations on Lehigh Street and Lehnert Road brought police to the scene.

The department responded to a mental health call in the unit block of Franklin Street.

Officers were on the scene of a theft of a motor vehicle in the 3200 block of Carbon Street.

Police investigated suspicious activity on Jordan Parkway.

An unwanted person at MacArthur Towne Center was reported.

Thefts on MacArthur Road and Lehigh Valley Mall Lifestyle Center were investigated.

OCT. 9

Take Back Day set for Oct. 27

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

The 16th annual National Take Back Day drug collection event is set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 27. Lehigh County residents can take expired and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to police departments and other locations at 13 sites.

“Some of the most commonly abused prescription drugs in the country are painkillers that contain hydrocodone, such as Vicodin and Percocet; oxycodone, such as OxyContin; antidepressants, such as Lorazepam (Ativan) and Alprazolam (Xanax); and stimulant prescription drugs, such as Ritalin and Aderall,” District Attorney Jim Martin said.