Whitehall-Coplay Press

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Whitehall police

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

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 8

Police were on the scene of a child abuse call in the 1300 block of Mickley Road.

Reports of fraud in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road and the 1500 block of Alta Drive were investigated.

A suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Quarry Street was reported.

Officers responded to reports of abandoned vehicles on South Front Street and Ellsworth and Minnesota drives.

An animal complaint in the 200 block of Fullerton Avenue brought police to the scene.

The department investigated suspicious activity in the 5200 block of Pennsylvania Street.

JAN. 9

Officers responded to fires in the 700 block of Fifth Street and the 900 block of Fairmont Avenue.

Forgery and counterfeiting reports at Lehigh Valley Mall Lifestyle Center and on MacArthur Road were investigated.

A robbery brought police to the 3100 block of North Third Street.

Officers investigated a missing juvenile report at Lehigh Valley Mall.

A report of harassment in the 4500 block of Quarry Street was received.

JAN. 10

Police were on the scene of a drug investigation in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street.

A DUI call brought officers to the 2200 block of North First Avenue.

The department responded to a fire at Lehigh Valley Mall Lifestyle Center.

A wanted person in the 3100 block of North Third Street was investigated.

A report of identity theft in the 1200 block of Knossos Drive was reported.

In the 100 block of Mickley Road, the department responded to a report of disorderly conduct.

JAN. 11

Criminal mischief in the 3100 block of North Third Street was investigated.

According to reports, there was a theft from a vehicle in the 3300 block of Fourth Street.

Fires on Juniper Drive and Grape and Jefferson streets were responded to by the department.

A missing juvenile in the 2100 block of MacArthur Road was investigated.

JAN. 12

A domestic offense against family brought officers to the 2100 block of Fuller Street.

Disturbances in the 2200 block of MacArthur Road and the 5200 block of Second Street were reported.

Police responded to reports of harassment on Zephyr Boulevard and Mechanicsville Road.

A burglary in the 800 block of Third Street was investigated.

Officers were on the scene of a drug investigation in the 3800 block of Mechanicsville Road.

JAN. 13

The department responded to a fire in the 3800 block of Lehigh Street.

Assaults in the 900 block of Mickley Road and the 400 block of Grape Street were investigated.

A report of a missing juvenile brought police to the 200 block of Ohio Avenue.

Officers investigated a theft from a vehicle in the 1500 block of Olympic Circle East.

At Whitehall Mall, a report of credit card fraud was investigated.

JAN. 14

A drug investigation on Birch Circle brought police to the scene.

A hazardous condition on California Avenue was addressed.

Officers responded to a fire in the 1100 block of Lehigh Avenue.

An animal complaint in the 200 block of Ohio Avenue was received.

Police investigated suspicious activity on MacArthur Road, Rosewood Lane and North Third, North Birch and Sixth streets.

Suspicious vehicles on Hillcrest Lane and Walnut Street were reported.

JAN. 15

A drug investigation on Fairmont Avenue brought police to the scene.

Officers investigated a hazardous condition in the 2000 block of Main Street.

The department responded to a report of criminal mischief in the 5500 block of Briar Lane.

In the 3300 block of North Hobson Street, police investigated a domestic offense against family.

A theft in the 1400 block of Robert Street was reported.

Officers responded to a protection-from-abuse violation in the 500 block of Sixth Street.

JAN. 16

Police responded to a report of public drunkenness on Main Street.

Domestic offenses against family were reported on Eberhart Road and Maryland Circle.

A theft from a vehicle in the 1200 block of Washington Street was reported.

Animal complaints on Front Street and North Lehigh Avenue were received.

Officers investigated disturbances on Range Road, Sixth Street and MacArthur Road.

JAN. 17

An unattended death brought officers to the 1200 block of California Drive.

Police were on the scene of drug investigations in the 1500 block of MacArthur Road and the 900 block of Third Street.

A hazardous condition on Main Street was addressed.

Thefts from vehicles on Mickley Road, Knossos Drive and Second Street were reported.

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

An animal complaint in the 2000 block of South Lehigh Avenue was received.

JAN. 18

Police investigated a domestic offense against family in the 5400 block of Main Street.

A report of forgery and counterfeiting in the 800 block of Grape Street was received.

The department responded to a report of harassment in the 1200 block of Echo Drive.

Fraud in the 800 block of Fernhill Lane was reported.

Officers responded to a report of disorderly conduct in the 3800 block of Mechanicsville Road.

A report of a juvenile missing in the 2900 block of MacArthur Road was investigated.

JAN. 19

Suspicious vehicles in the 3400 block of Melrose Lane and on Front Street were reported.

In the 3600 block of Eberhart Road, officers responded to a report of a wanted person.

A school bus violation on Presidential Drive brought police to the scene.

A report of harassment in the 900 block of Mickley Road was investigated.

Police responded to an assault in the 300 block of Sixth Street.

The department provided protection-from-abuse service in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street.

JAN. 20

A report of underage drinking brought officers to the 1200 block of MacArthur Road.

An overdose in the 3900 block of Mechanicsville Road was investigated.

Police responded to a road rage incident on MacArthur Road.

A reckless driver in the 100 block of Orchard Drive was investigated.

The department addressed hazardous conditions on Main and Race streets.

Wanted persons in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road and the 3600 block of Eberhart Road were reported.

JAN. 21

Officers investigated a report of theft from a vehicle in the 300 block of Mickley Road.

Suspicious activity on North Third Street and on Main Street was reported.

A retail theft in the 2100 block of MacArthur Road had police at the scene.

A suspicious person on North Third Street was investigated.

Officers assisted with a civil matter in the 3000 block of North Third Avenue.

JAN. 22

A drug investigation brought police to the 4500 block of Main Street.

Suspicious activity on Front Street was investigated.

A burglary in the 3400 block of North Front Street was reported.

The department responded to a report of identity theft in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street.

A disturbance brought officers to the 1100 block of Schadt Avenue.

A theft from a vehicle occurred in the 700 block of Second Street.

JAN. 23

An animal case in the 1000 block of Broad Street was reported.

Suspicious activity was investigated on North Front Street, Mickley Run and Orchard and Andrew drives.

A disturbance in the 400 block of Carolina Avenue brought officers to the scene.

Police responded to thefts from vehicles on Presidential Drive, Eisenhower Circle and Lincoln Place.

Harassment in the 1200 block of Schadt Avenue was reported.

On Lincoln Place, criminal mischief was investigated.

JAN. 24

Officers responded to a drug investigation in the 2900 block of MacArthur Road.

A reportable motor vehicle accident occurred on Orchard Drive.

Suspicious activity on Summit Street was reported.

A fire in the 300 block of Jefferson Street brought police to the scene.

Officers investigated a report of assault in the 300 block of Fullerton Avenue.

A suspicious vehicle in the 5100 block of Stone Terrace Drive was reported.

JAN. 25

A theft from a vehicle occurred in the 1200 block of Overlook Drive.

In the 3600 block of Crescent Court East, a wanted person was reported.

A report of fraud at Lehigh Valley Mall was investigated.

Suspicious activity on Ellsworth Drive and on Bridge Street were reported.

Officers investigated a threat in the 2100 block of MacArthur Road.

JAN. 26

A suspicious person on MacArthur Road was reported.

Officers investigated criminal mischief on Sumner Avenue, Jordan Drive and Mickley Run.

A fire brought police to the 1200 block of Ellsworth Drive.

In the 400 block of Fourth Street, an animal complaint was received.

A report of a wanted person in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street was investigated.

Suspicious activity on Roosevelt Street, MacArthur Road and Jordan Drive was reported.

JAN. 27

Officers were on scene of a fire in the 900 block of Third Street.

Police investigated a report of a runaway in the 800 block of Fernhill Lane.

A firearm was discharged on MacArthur Road.

JAN. 28

Suspicious persons on MacArthur Road and on Florida Avenue were reported.

A theft on Jordan Parkway was investigated.

Police responded to a fire in the 2000 block of North First Avenue.

A wanted person in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road was reported.

Officers investigated an assault in the 1300 block of Overlook Road.

Animal complaints on Packer Avenue and North Third Street were received.