Salisbury Press

Thursday, July 19, 2018

SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

A resident in the 2800 block of Meadowbrook Circle reported 9:06 a.m. Nov. 12 an unknown person pried open a rear garage door, entered the home and removed $300 and jewelry. Police are investigating.

A fraud investigation was started 12:48 p.m. Nov. 13 involving a resident at Manor Care Health Services, 1265 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., and alleged misappropriated Social Security checks. Police are investigating.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Kevin Michael Forrer, 34, of Nazareth, was taken into custody under suspicion of driving under the influence of a controlled substance after a traffic stop for multiple traffic violations along Interstate 78 westbound at mile marker 55.0, Salisbury Township, 2:13 a.m. Oct. 23, according to police. Forrer also allegedly was in possession of methamphetamine.

SALISBURY POLICE

Friday, November 17, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Fraud

A resident in the 2100 block of Church Road reported contractor fraud to police 1 p.m. Oct. 26. The resident contacted a contractor last year following a burst pipe in the home resulting in damage totaling $89,000. The contractor took the money, began the work and never finished. Police are investigating.

A resident in the 1600 block of East Emmaus Avenue reported she received personal social security numbers and personal identifiable information on residents for her use 7:25 p.m. Oct. 30.

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, November 9, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Public drunkenness

George Klaum, 25, of Salisbury, was given a summary citation for alleged public drunkenness after police were called to the 1800 block of Susquehanna Street 10:15 p.m. Oct. 20.

An 18-year-old male and a 14-year-old male, both of Salisbury, were given summary citations for disorderly conduct after police were called to an incident along Tweed Avenue 3:15 p.m. Oct. 22.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Propulsion of a missile

A 62-year-old New Jersey man reported a male threw an object at his vehicle while the New Jersey man was traveling eastbound on Interstate 78 in the area of mile marker 55.0, Salisbury Township, Sept. 30. The object caused a crack in the right side of the vehicle windshield. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1438.

Take Back Day is Oct. 28

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

The 14th National Take Back Day drug collection event has been scheduled 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28. During that time, Lehigh County residents can take expired and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to police departments and other locations at 11 sites.

The event is being coordinated by the Lehigh County District Attorney’s Office, area police departments, Allentown Health Bureau, Pennsylvania State Police and the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration.

SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Harassment

Wilfred Boyer, 86, of Sellersville, was given a summary citation for harassment following an incident Sept. 1 at the South Mall, 3300 Lehigh St., Allentown.

A 16-year-old, of Mertztown, was charged with aggravated assault, simple assault and harassment following an incident at Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest 10:04 p.m. Sept. 27. The juvenile was referred to juvenile court.

An 8-year-old male was found with a flashlight containing a knife given to him by another 9-year-old student. The flashlight was found by his mother in his backpack.

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, October 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Julien Torres, 23, of Bethlehem, was charged with suspicion of driving while under the influence and failure to drive within lane following a crash in the 1400 block of East Emmaus Avenue 6:02 a.m. Sept. 21. He was taken to the hospital with injuries.

Inappropriate sayings were found on a shed at Dodson Park 7:55 p.m. Sept. 22. Public Works has been notified for removal.

A resident in the 800 block of Public Road reported 10:20 p.m. Sept. 22 an unknown person purchased food at a store in Lansdale with the resident’s credit card. The purchase was $41.75.

Salisbury Police Department teams with Allentown for seat belt law enforcement detail

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by JIM MARSH in Police Log

Salisbury Township Police Department Cpl. Bryan Losagio, the department’s traffic safety officer, teamed with Allentown Police Department traffic safety officer Stephen Rosenburg Sept. 19 for a seat belt enforcement detail near the Allentown School District’s South Mountain Middle School.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

A 20-year-old resident of Whitehall is accused of driving under the influence and possession of marijuana after a traffic stop along Cedar Crest Boulevard at Fish Hatchery Road, Salisbury Township, 3:06 a.m. Sept. 9.

A 22-year-old resident of Pottstown is accused of driving under the influence of methamphetamine and possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia after a traffic stop along Interstate 78 westbound at mile marker 56.6, Salisbury Township, 4:19 a.m. Sept. 21.