Whitehall-Coplay Press

Friday, August 23, 2019

Whitehall police

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 1

A reported overdose brought police to the 1000 block of Mickley Road.

Police investigated a report of a domestic offense against family in the 2100 block of North First Avenue.

Officers were on the scene of a child abuse call in the 100 block of Sixth Street.

A report of identity theft in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street was investigated.

The department responded to a mental health call in the 900 block of Mickley Road.

Disturbances on West Union Street and Catasauqua Road were reported.

Suspicious vehicles on Eisenhower Circle and Olympic Drive were investigated.

JULY 2

An assault at Lehigh Valley Mall Lifestyle Center brought police to the scene.

The department investigated an officer injury at Lehigh Valley Mall Lifestyle Center.

Police responded to a report of a threat in the 100 block of Sixth Street.

Criminal mischief on South Second and Robert streets was reported.

The department assisted with a report of a cooking fire in the 1500 block of Corinth Road.

Officers investigated a theft from a vehicle in the 300 block of Crest Drive.

Police responded to disturbances on MacArthur Road and Lehigh Street.

JULY 3

The department handled a case of public drunkenness in the 2100 block of MacArthur Road.

A building fire in the 3000 block of South Second Street brought police to the scene.

Officers responded to a Megan’s Law report in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street.

Disturbances on Pericles Place and at Lehigh Valley Mall were reported.

Police investigated suspicious people on Fifth, Third and Seventh streets.

A report of harassment in the 5100 block of McKinley Avenue was investigated.

Officers were involved in a pursuit on Main Street.

JULY 4

Police were on the scene of a reported overdose in the 600 block of Mickley Run.

A report of trespassing at the Lehigh River was investigated.

Suspicious vehicles on Maryland and Grape streets were reported.

Officers investigated suspicious activity on Front Street and at Lehigh Valley Mall.

Disturbances on Lincoln Place, Eisenhower Circle, MacArthur Road and Alta Drive brought out police.

The department investigated a report of a missing juvenile in the 500 block of Sixth Street.

Animal cases on Rising Hill and Mickley roads were reported.

JULY 5

Police investigated a domestic offense against family on North Front Street.

Officers were on the scenes of assaults on MacArthur and Mickley roads.

Credit card theft and fraud at Lehigh Valley Mall were investigated by police.

The department responded to a report of fraud in the 2400 block of Mickley Avenue.

A cooking fire in the 5400 block of Lehigh Street brought police to the scene.

Officers were involved in a pursuit on Third Street.

Suspicious activity on Third and New York streets, Fairmont Avenue and Mickley Road and at MacArthur Commons was reported.

JULY 6

A domestic offense against family at Whitehall Mall brought police to the scene.

Officers investigated a crash involving a DUI on Schadt Avenue.

An officer injury brought police to the scene on MacArthur Road.

The department responded to a report of harassment in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road.

Disturbances on Lehigh Street and Pericles Place were reported.

Officers investigated reports of wanted people on Overlook Road and at MacArthur Commons.

A road rage incident on Mauch Chunk Road brought police to the scene.

JULY 7

Police investigated a report of a missing adult in the 5600 block of North Coplay Road.

A domestic offense against family in the 800 block of Maryland Street brought police to the scene.

The department responded to a mental health call on Main Street.

Disturbances on Schadt Avenue and at Lehigh Valley Mall were investigated.

Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief in the 2900 block of MacArthur Road.

A person driving under the influence in the 5000 block of MacArthur Road was handled by police.

Suspicious activity on Orchard Drive and MacArthur Road was reported.