Whitehall-Coplay Press

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Coplay police

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 30

An adult female was arrested for false identification and drugs when police responded to a suspicious person report in the 100 block of North Front Street.

Officers investigated a report of soliciting in the unit block of North Fifth Street.

Police assisted a citizen in the 100 block of North Ruch Street.

OCT. 1

A juvenile complaint in the unit block of South Third Street was investigated.

The department responded to a trespassing complaint in the 100 block of North Ninth Street.

Police investigated a sounding ATM alarm in the 200 block of Chestnut Street.

OCT. 2

Officers were on the scene of a hit-and-run accident in the 100 block of North Seventh Street.

Police assisted a citizen in the unit block of North Front Street.

The department assisted North Catasauqua police with a possible assault in the area of Third Street.

A welfare check was performed in the 100 block of Chestnut Street.

OCT. 3

A parking issue was addressed in the unit block of North Front Street.

Officers received a complaint of a lost moped registration in Coplay or Whitehall.

OCT. 4

A neighbor dispute in the 100 block of Coplay Street brought police to the scene.

The department investigated a disturbance in the unit block of North Front Street.

An abandoned vehicle in the 100 block of North Seventh Street was reported.

OCT. 5

A female was charged with arson and related offenses after allegedly setting a mattress on fire during a domestic dispute in the unit block of North Seventh Street.

A suspicious person in the unit block of North Grape Alley was investigated.

Police responded to a possible structure fire in the 100 block of Chestnut Street.

OCT. 6

Officers investigated a report of check fraud at BB&T, 202 Chestnut St.

The department assisted Whitehall police with a report of a hit-and-run accident on MacArthur Road.

Assistance was offered to North Catasauqua police for a report of a possible DUI in the area of Second and Eugene streets.

OCT. 7

Police performed a welfare check on a customer at Giant.

An abandoned vehicle in the Giant gas station parking lot was reported.

OCT. 8

A disturbance in the 100 block of Chestnut Street brought police to the scene.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 1000 block of Fourth Street.

Traffic stops were conducted on North Second and Keefer streets.

OCT. 9

Police investigated a domestic dispute in the unit block of Magna Drive.

The department responded to a report of harassment in the unit block of Magna Drive.

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of Chestnut Street was reported.

Officers responded to a residential alarm in the 1000 block of Catherine Drive.

A complaint of trespassing in the 100 block of Chestnut Street was investigated.

OCT. 10

An assault in the 100 block of Coplay Street brought police to the scene.

Officers investigated a report of a disturbing Facebook post in the unit block of South Front Street.

A report of trespassing brought police to the unit block of North Second Street.

A dog running loose in the area of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St., was reported.

OCT. 11

Police assisted with a child custody issue in the unit block of North Front Street.

Officers were on the scene of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of North Ruch and Ash streets.

The department investigated a report of damage to the fence at Saylor Kilns.

OCT. 12

A disturbance in the 300 block of Cherry Street was investigated.

An adult male was cited for disorderly conduct at Giant.

OCT. 14

Police were on the scene of a neighbor dispute in the 100 block of Coplay Street.

Officers assisted Whitehall police with a report of a large group gathering after a fight in the 3200 block of North Front Street.

Traffic stops were conducted at North Second and Keefer streets.

OCT. 16

A power outage in the unit block of Magna Drive was reported.

Police performed a welfare check in the 100 block of South Fifth Street.

A parking complaint in the unit block of Coplay Street was received.

OCT. 17

A neighbor dispute over hedge clippings in the unit block of Strawberry Alley brought out police.

Officers assisted a citizen in the unit block of Magna Drive.

A traffic stop was conducted in the 200 block of South Second Street.

OCT. 18

Police were on the scene of a domestic disturbance in the unit block of South Second Street.

A suspicious vehicle in the unit block of North Third Street was reported.

The department responded to a parking complaint in the unit block of North Second Street.

OCT. 19

A domestic dispute in the unit block of North Third Street brought police to the scene.

A driver was taken into custody for a DUI in the 100 block of North Second Street.