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Monday, April 6, 2020

Northampton police

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEB. 19

Officers responded to a noise complaint in the 600 block of Main Street.

A juvenile issue in the 1400 block of Laubach Avenue brought out police.

Police were asked to check the welfare of a male in the 1700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

FEB. 20

Officers investigated a neighbor complaint in the 700 block of Washington Avenue.

A report of harassment in the 2100 block of Main Street was investigated.

Police responded to reports of suspicious acts in the 1300 block of Newport Avenue and the 2000 block of Center Street.

Officers were asked to check the welfare of a male in the 1600 block of Newport Avenue.

FEB. 21

An animal complaint in the 1300 block of Stewart Street brought out officers.

A reportable one-vehicle accident in the 1600 block of Poplar Street was handled by police.

Officers were asked to check on the welfare of two males, one at East 10th Street and Howertown Road and the other at East 24th Street and Dewey Avenue.

Police assisted a Pennsylvania constable with serving a warrant in the 300 block of West 30th Street.

FEB. 22

Officers were asked to investigate a report of a suspicious person in the 1100 block of Lincoln Avenue.

Police assisted the Kearny, N.J., Police Department in locating a vehicle in the 100 block of West 17th Street.

A traffic stop was conducted at Northampton Avenue and East 21st Street.

Officers were on the scene of a reported gas leak in the 2100 block of Washington Avenue.

FEB. 23

Officers responded to neighbor complaints in the 500 block of East 20th Street and the 100 block of West 26th Street.

Identity theft in the 1500 block of Lincoln Avenue was reported to police.

A report of an unwanted person in the 1600 block of Lincoln Avenue was handled by police.

Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 2500 block of Cherryville Road.

FEB. 24

Officers were called to handle a neighbor problem in the 1300 block of Newport Avenue.

Harassment reported in the 300 block of Adiare Court was handled by police.

Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 2600 block of Main Street.

FEB. 25

An animal complaint at East 11th and Cherry streets brought out officers.

Police were called to Main Street and Cherryville Road for a report of a suspicious vehicle.

A report of a disturbance in the 1700 block of Main Street brought out police.

Officers responded to a report of an unwanted person in the 800 block of Washington Avenue.

A reportable two-vehicle accident at Main and East 21st streets brought out police.

FEB. 26

Officers were asked to check the welfare of males in the 1200 block of Main Street and the 1600 block of Canal Street.

A traffic stop was conducted at Main and East 24th streets.

Police responded to a report of a domestic issue in the 2100 block of Main Street.

FEB. 27

Officers responded to a report of a domestic issue in the 500 block of East Second Street.

Police were asked to check the welfare of females in the 1800 block of Newport Avenue and at Smith Lane and Lerchenmiller Drive.

A traffic stop was conducted in the 600 block of East Fourth Street.

Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief in the 800 block of Main Street. A legally parked vehicle was entered and the radio damaged, police said.

FEB. 28

Police were called to the unit block of West 21st Street for a report of harassment.

Traffic stops were conducted at Main and East 18th streets, Dewey Avenue and East 15th Street and Franklin and West 19th streets and in the 300 block of Main Street.

A hit-and-run accident in the 400 block of East 10th Street was reported. A legally parked vehicle was struck, causing damage to the driver-side mirror.

Officers responded to a report of a possible overdose in the 1300 block of Stewart Street.

FEB. 29

Police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of West 26th Street.

Officers were called to the 900 block of Dewey Avenue for a report of a neighbor issue.

A traffic stop was conducted at Main and East 21st streets.

Police responded to a report of a suspicious male in the 2300 block of Washington Avenue.

A report of an unwanted person in the 1900 block of Main Street brought out officers.

MARCH 1

A domestic dispute between a male and a female occurred in the unit block of Laubach Avenue.

Officers investigated a credit card fraud case in the 1000 block of Canal Street.

A protection-from-abuse order was violated in the 2100 block of Main Street.

Traffic stops were conducted in the 900 and 2600 blocks of Main Street.

MARCH 2

Suspicious activity at Clear Springs and Horwith drives was reported.

Traffic stops were conducted at Franklin and West 14th streets, in the 1300 block of Newport Avenue and in the 1600 block of Canal Street.

An unattended death in the 500 block of East Eighth Street was reported.

MARCH 3

Suspicious activity in the 2000 block of Main Street was reported.

Police checked on a building in the 2100 block of Main Street.

A reportable accident involving three vehicles took place in the 1700 block of Main Street.

Officers checked on the welfare of a female in the 100 block of Lilac Court.

A protection-from-abuse order was violated in the 100 block of East 16th Street.

Criminal mischief — a legally parked vehicle keyed — in the 2200 block of Washington Avenue was reported.

Members of the department responded to a neighbor problem in the 700 block of Washington Avenue.

A noise complaint in the 600 block of Main Street was investigated.

A domestic dispute between two males occurred in the 1600 block of Lincoln Avenue.

MARCH 4

Domestic disputes took place — one in the 200 block of West 30th Street between a male and a female, a second in the 300 block of East 11th Street between two females and a third in the 2000 block of Main Street between a male and a female.

Police checked on the welfare of females in the 400 block of East Seventh Street and in the 1800 block of Lincoln Avenue.

Police assisted Northampton Fire Department in the 1800 block of Lincoln Avenue for a fire call.

Criminal mischief — graffiti on a wall — in the 1700 block of Franklin Street was investigated.

MARCH 5

Officers checked on the welfare of females in the 900 block of Main Street and in the 1400 block of Newport Avenue.

Neighbor problems took place in the 700 blocks of Lincoln and Washington avenues.