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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Northampton police

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 2

Members of the department conducted a welfare check in the unit block of Lerchenmiller Drive.

Officers assisted Northampton County constables in serving a warrant in the 1600 block of Railroad Street.

A male shoplifting at Wine and Spirits Shoppe, 1910 Center St., was reported.

Police investigated a checking account fraud case in the 300 block of East 19th Street.

OCT. 3

Officers conducted a welfare check in the 2000 block of Center Street.

An unwanted male in the 100 block of East Second Street was reported.

Police investigated an animal complaint in the 1900 block of Northampton Avenue.

The department received a request to check on the welfare of a female in the 1700 block of Main Street.

OCT. 4

A male missing from the 900 block of Washington Avenue was reported to police.

Officers responded to a noise complaint in the 400 block of East 11th Street.

OCT. 5

Criminal mischief in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue was investigated. The report said a garage door and the rear bumper of a vehicle were damaged by a piece of concrete.

A reportable accident at Howertown Road and East Fourth Street involved two vehicles.

The department investigated an unattended death in the 100 block of East 28th Street.

Police responded to a juvenile issue in the 2200 block of Ridge Alley.

A suspicious male in the unit block of Main Street was reported.

A traffic stop was conducted in the 1400 block of Main Street.

OCT. 6

Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 300 block of Main Street.

A disorderly male in the 1300 block of Stewart Street was reported to police.

Department members investigated a burglary in the 400 block of East 10th Street.

A civil matter occurred in the 1300 block of Newport Avenue.

Police responded to a noise complaint in the 1700 block of Franklin Street.

In the 1300 block of Segal Court, police responded to a civil matter.

OCT. 7

The department received a request to check on the welfare of a female in the 4000 block of Pine Hurst Drive.

Criminal mischief in the 2100 block of Main Street was reported. All four tires of a legally parked vehicle were slashed.

At Smith Lane and Lerchenmiller Drive, a reportable accident involved two vehicles.

OCT. 8

A domestic dispute between a male and a female occurred in the 1300 block of Newport Avenue.

In the 700 block of East 18th Street, a domestic dispute between a male and a female took place.

Police conducted a welfare check on West 21st Street.

A noise complaint in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue was investigated.

A hit and run took place in the 2000 block of Main Street. The report said the driver-side mirror of a legally parked vehicle was struck. A witness stated a dark-colored Ford F150 struck the parked vehicle. The mirror of the offending vehicle also damaged the front-quarter panel and hood and was located at the scene.

At 21st Street and Washington Avenue, a hit and run took place. The borough street sweeper was struck by a blue Ford F550 dump truck transporting a 15- to 20-foot trailer, damaging the driver-side mirror.

Trespassing by an unknown person in the 2000 block of Main Street was reported.

OCT. 9

Police conducted a welfare check at Dewey Avenue and East 10th Street.

In the 1600 block of Main Street, a reportable accident involving two vehicles occurred.

Officers checked on the welfare of a male in 1600 block of Laubach Avenue.

Department members checked on the welfare of a female in the 700 block of Washington Avenue.

A domestic dispute occurred in the 2300 block of Washington Avenue.

Police responded to a report of an unwanted male in the 400 block of East 11th Street.

OCT. 10

In the 2200 block of Main Street, criminal mischief occurred. The windshield of a legally parked vehicle was damaged.

A traffic stop was conducted in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue.

Police said a suspicious male was going door to door in the 200 block of West 26th Street.

The theft of a black and red Pro Scooter occurred in the 200 block of East Ninth Street.

OCT. 11

A domestic dispute involving a male and a female took place in the 2300 block of Main Street.

Police conducted a traffic stop in the unit block of Lerchenmiller Drive.

In the 1300 block of Washington Avenue, officers responded to a disturbance.

A domestic dispute occurred in the 1400 block of Washington Avenue.

OCT. 12

A disturbance in the 1500 block of Poplar Street was investigated.

Criminal mischief in the 1900 block of Center Street was reported. The windshield and passenger-side mirror of a vehicle parked in a municipal lot was damaged.

On East 19th Street, two females causing a disturbance were reported.

An animal case in the 100 block of West 16th Street was investigated by police. The report said a dog was attacked by another dog.

In the 2100 block of Hokendauqua Avenue, criminal mischief occurred.

At Canal and West 17th streets, a fight took place between two males.

OCT. 13

A suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of Boro Vu Drive was reported to the department.

Police checked on the welfare of a male in the 1700 block of Newport Avenue.

Suspicious activity in the 2200 block of Ridge Alley was reported.

OCT. 14

In the 1600 block of Newport Avenue, the department received a request to check the welfare of a male.

Department members investigated a domestic dispute between two males and a female in the 2300 block of Main Street.

Police checked on the welfare of a female in the 1800 block of Washington Avenue.

A suspicious male in the 100 block of West 28th Street was reported.

OCT. 15

A traffic stop was conducted in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue.

In the 900 block of Main Street, a domestic dispute took place.

Officers assisted Whitehall police in the 300 block of East 10th Street in the search for a male.

OCT. 16

The department received a request to check on the welfare of a male in the 100 block of West 26th Street.

Police investigated an unattended death in the 2200 block of Main Street.

A hit-and-run accident occurred in the 1200 block of Main Street. A legally parked vehicle was struck, causing damage to the entire length of the driver side.

OCT. 17

The department received a request to check on a residence for an open door/gate in the 2400 block of Dewey Avenue.

In the 800 block of Main Street, a domestic dispute occurred.

Officers responded to a report of a domestic dispute in the 1800 block of Main Street.