Tuesday, October 28, 2014

23 crimes have been reported in Pottstown in the past week. The crimes are as follows:

Drug/ Alcohol Violations
1) Possession, King Street (10/25/14)
2) Sale, Washington Street (10/25/14)
3) Possession, West King Street (10/24/14)
4) Public Drunkenness, East High Street (10/24/14)

Assault
1) Not aggravated, North Charlotte Street (10/27/14)
2) Firearms, North York Street (10/27/14)
3) Knife, East 3rd Street (1026/14)
4) Firearms, Chestnut Street (10/21/14)


Burglary
 1) Forced Entry, Lincoln Avenue (10/24/14)
 2) No forced entry, Chestnut Street (10/21/14)
 3) No forced entry, Chestnut Street (10/21/14)


Motor Vehicle Theft
1) North Charlotte Street (10/22/14)
2) King Street (10/25/14)


Robbery
 1) Strong Armed robbery, East High Street (10/25/14)
 2) McClellan Alley (10/25/14)


DUI
1) East High Street (10/22/14)
2) East High Street (10/22/14)


Fraud
1) Spruce Street (10/22/14)


Theft/larceny
1) Retail Theft, Shoemaker Road (10/24/14)


Disturbing the Peace 
1) Harassment, Diamond Street (10/25/14)
2) Harassment, East High Street (10/24/14)
3) Harassment, Center Ave (10/22/14)
4) Disorderly Conduct, North Charlotte Street (10/22/14)

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A total of 61 crimes have been reported in Exeter Township in the past week. The breakdown is as follows

Theft/ Larceny
1) Perkiomen  Ave (10/21)
2) Perkiomen Ave (10/21)
3) Perkiomen Ave (10/20)
4) East Lancaster Ave (10/20)
5) McClellan St. (10/20)
6) East Neversink (10/19)
7) Perkiomen Ave (10/19)
8) Perkiomen Ave (10/19)
9) Cotton St. (10/19)
10) South 2nd St.(10/18)
11) South 5th St.(10/18)
12) South Summit St. (10/16)
13) East Baumstown Rd. (10/16)
14) Perkiomen Ave. (10/16)
15) Lancaster Ave (10/16)
16) North 11th (10/16)

Disturbing the Peace

1) Perkiomen Ave. (10/22)
2) South Waverly St. (10/20)
3) 10th St. and Penn St. (10/19)
4) Perkiomen and St. Lawrence (10/19)
5) West 33rd St. (10/19)
6) South 4th St. (10/18)
7) Brookline St. (10/18)
8) South 6th and Spruce streets (10/16)
9) South 6th and Spruce streets (10/16)
10) East 37th St. (10/16)
11) Margaret St. (10/16)
12) Kenhorst Plaza (10/18)

Assault
1) Orange St. (10/19)
2) Spruce St. (10/19)
3) South 6th St. (10/19)
4) Penn Ave. (10/19)
5) Carpenter St. (10/19)
6) Cotton St. (10/19)
7) Perkiomen Ave. (10/17)
8) 3rd and Penn Ave. (10/17)
9) 10th St. and Cherry St. (10/17)
10) Franklin St. (10/17)
11) Fern Ave. (10/16)

Drug/ Alcohol Violations
1) Penn Ave (10/18)
2)Perkiomen Ave (10/18)
3) Penn Ave (10/18)
4) Lancaster Ave (10/18)
5) Chestnut St. (10/17)
6) Riverfront (10/16)

Fraud
1)Spruce St. (10/21)
2) South 8th St. (10/18)
3) Highland Ave (10/17)
4) Perkiomen Ave (10/16)
5) North 5th St (10/16)

Burglary
1) Amity park (10/20)
2) Franklin St. (10/20)
3) Perkiomen Ave (10/19)
4) Hancock Blvd (10/17)

DUI
1) Spruce St. (10/18)
2) Chestnut St. (10/17)
3)South 5th and Penn Ave (10/16)

Motor Vehicle Theft
1) Perkiomen Ave (10/18)

Vandalism
1) Muhlenberg St. (10/18)

Robbery
1) South 6th Street (10/20)
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Pottstown >> In the last week, 27 crimes have been reported in the Pottstown area.
Of the 27 crimes reported, nine of the crimes were thefts with four classified as retail thefts, four as thefts from buildings and one bicycle theft. All four of the retail thefts occurred on Shoemaker Road, which is located directly next to Wal-Mart. The other five have occurred at various locations including North Penn Street, West Chestnut Street, Beech Street and Manatawny Street, according to crimemapping.com.
Seven of the 27 crimes were reported to be drug and alcohol related, with three public drunkenness offenses on Elm, High and North Franklin streets, one narcotics sale offense on High Street and three narcotics possession offenses on Shoemaker, Adams and North Washington streets.
Vandalism to both buildings and a vehicle have been reported on buildings on Block Center Avenue and East High Street and a vehicle on High Street.
Two fraud incidents were reported in the Pottstown area at North Price Street and Spruce Street as well as two harassment incidents on North Charlotte Street and Jefferson Avenue.
One instance of forced-entry burglary was reported at West 4th Street and one incident involving arson was reported on West King Street.
There have been two reported non-aggravated assaults in the past week which occurred on North Evans and Myrtle streets, according to crimemapping.com.
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Thursday, October 16, 2014

Between Oct. 9 and Oct. 16, Pottstown has seen 20 reported crimes. They are summarized as follows:

Drug/ Alcohol Violations
1) Narcotics Possession on North Adams Street on Oct. 15
2) Narcotics Possession on Shoemaker Road on Oct. 14
3)Public Drunkenness on East High Street on Oct. 11
4) Public Drunkenness on North Washington Street on Oct. 11
5) Narcotics Possession on Walnut Street on Oct. 10
6) Public Drunkenness on East High Street on Oct. 10
7) Narcotics Possession on West High Street on Oct. 10
8) Narcotics Possession on King Street on Oct. 9

Theft/Larceny
1) $200 or over from buildings on North Penn Street on Oct. 13
2) Retail theft under $50 on Shoemaker Road on Oct. 13
3) Retail theft under $50 on East High Street on Oct. 11

Fraud
1) Credit Card Fraud on West Street on Oct. 11
2) Fraud reported on East High Street on Oct. 10

Burglary
1) Attempted forcible entry on West 5th Street on Oct. 11
2) No forced entry on Maplewood Drive on Oct. 9

Vandalism
1) Vandalism reported on Lake Drive and Briarwood Drive on Oct. 12

Motor Vehicle Theft
1) Theft reported on Lincoln Ave on Oct. 11

Disturbing the Peace
1) Disorderly Conduct on East High Street on Oct. 10

Assault
1) Not aggravated assault on Manatawny on Oct. 11

Weapons
1) Possession of Firearms on Franklin Street on Oct. 11

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Eleven Crimes have been reported in Boyertown within the last two weeks. The crimes are summarized as follows:

Sept. 30
1) Disorderly Conduct on Walnut Street. Boyertown Police responded.

Oct. 2
1)Disorderly Conduct on S. Washington and Third streets. Boyertown Police responded.
2) Disorderly Conduct on W. Second Street. Boyertown Police responded.
3) Assault on S. Franklin and Pine streets. Boyertown Police responded.

Oct. 3
1) Theft from building on S. Jefferson Street. Boyertown Police responded.

Oct. 4
1) Assault on E. Philadelphia Avenue. Boyertown Police responded.

Oct. 7
 Theft of Bicycles on N. Franklin Street. Boyertown Police responded.

Oct 8
Vehicle Theft on S. Reading Avenue.  Boyertown Police responded
Theft from Vehicle on E. 4th Street. Boyertown Police responded.
Theft from Vehicle on E. Philadelphia Avenue. Boyertown Police responded.
Bicycle Theft on N. Washington Street. Boyertown Police responded.

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Over the past two weeks, Pottstown has seen a considerable number of thefts/larcenies take place. According to crimemapping.com, 15 of the 63 reported crimes that took place between Sept. 23 and Sept 30 were thefts along with 9 of the 26 reported crimes in Pottstown from Sept. 30 to Oct. 7.

The reported crimes for Sept. 23-Sept. 30 in Pottstown are as follows:

Theft/larceny: 15
Drugs/Alcohol Violations: 14
Disturbing the Peace:9
Vandalism:8
Assault :6
Robbery:2
Vehicle Break-in/theft:2
Burglary:2
Fraud:2
DUI:1
Motor Vehicle Theft:1
Arson:1
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 * Graphs and reports from www.crimemapping.com

The reported crimes for Sept. 30-Oct. 7 in Pottstown are as follows:
Theft/larceny:9
Drugs/Alcohol violations:7
Disturbing the peace:3
Assault:1
Burglary:3
Vandalism: 2
Motor vehicle theft:1
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*Graphs and reports from www.crimemapping.com
Between Sept. 29 and Oct. 5th Douglass Township has experienced a total of 7 crimes. The breakdown is as follows:

Disturbing the Peace: 3 incidents
1) Disorderly conduct reported on W. 2nd Street on Oct. 2 at 5:19 p.m. Boyertown Police responded.
2) Disorderly conduct reported on S. Washington and 3rd streets on Oct. 2 at 7:06 p.m. Boyertown Police responded
3) Disorderly conduct reported on N. Walnut street on Sept. 30 at 4:09 p.m. Boyertown Police responded.

Theft/larceny: 1 incident
1) Theft under $50 reported from a building on S. Jefferson Street on Oct. 3 at 9:46 p.m. Boyertown Police responded.

Drugs/Alcohol Violations: 1 incident
1) Possession of Marijuana reported on E. Second and Washington streets on Sept. 29 at 4:40 p.m. Boyertown Police responded.

Fraud:1 incident
1) Fraud reported on 800 block of Englesville Hill Road on Sept. 29 at 5:58 p.m. Douglass Township Police responded.

Assault: 1 incident
1) Simple assault reported on the 300 block of Philadelphia Ave. on Oct. 4 at 5:19 p.m. Boyertown Police responded

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