Police Blotter 03-12-18 to 03-18-18

03/12/2018 11:00- FRAUD

Police received information via email from Marple Police about a resident who is believed to have accessed numerous patients’ personal information through Mainline Health System Records. Subject was employed at a medical office in the area of Riddle Hospital and had access to patient information. He would target mostly deceased patients information and then open various charge accounts in the deceased person’s name. Investigation to continue.

03/12/2018 12:30- THEFT

The victim came to the Lansdowne Police Station to report the theft of her vehicle’s title. She stated that she finished making payments on her 2009 Buick and was expecting the vehicle’s title to arrive in the mail. She stated that on Saturday, the envelope arrived but it was torn open and the title was not inside.

03/12/2018 14:03- HIT & RUN
Owen & Essex Ave

On Monday, March 12th, 2018 the Lansdowne Police department was dispatched to the area of Owen & Essex Ave for a report of a Hit & Run accident involving a small white vehicle with a missing passenger side mirror. The vehicle was last viewed continuing Eastbound on Essex Ave then making a right turn Southbound onto Lansdowne Ave. Investigation continues.

03/12/2018 18:19- RETAIL THEFT

Lansdowne Police were dispatched to E. Baltimore Ave for a shoplifter in custody. One juvenile male was taken into custody, processed and released to a guardian.

03/12/2018 20:29- TRAFFIC OFFENSES

Officer was on patrol northbound on Owen Ave in a marked police vehicle. Upon coming to a stop at the marked stop sign at Owen Ave and Plumstead Ave, a silver sedan was observed traveling at a high rate of speed south bound on Owen Ave. The vehicle drove around other vehicles in the south bound lane and continued through the posted stop sign, entering the lane of travel of the officer’s vehicle. The vehicle then continued south bound on Owen Ave at a high rate of speed. Upon reaching the intersection of Owen Ave and Stewart Ave, the vehicle struck a tree in the side yard of a home on Stewart Ave. Investigation to continue.

03/13/2018 07:21 -DISORDERLY CONDUCT

While investigating a domestic related incident, an adult male was found to be in possession of marijuana. Subject charged.

03/16/2018 13: 19-BURGLARY

Lansdowne Police were dispatched toN. Maple Ave for a burglary that just occurred. Further information was that a young black male last seen wearing all black had broken into the basement. Upon arrival, officers met with the victim who was out front of the residence at this time. I observed that the front door was ajar. Victim reported that a dark skinned black male, thin build, no facial hair, about 5’08” tall, last seen wearing a black puffy coat, black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants had broken into the basement of the residence. Investigation to continue.

03/16/2018 14:32- ASSAULT

The victim came to the Police Station to report an incident that occurred on February 19, 2018. Victim reported that her daughter’s father pointed a gun at her. Investigation to continue.

03/18/2018 19:30 ASSAULT

Lansdowne Police were dispatched to N. Highland Ave at the Lansdowne Fire Company for a domestic. The juvenile defendant’s parents had just reported an incident with police involving her. The juvenile was outside of the fire station shouting and cursing. Juvenile was taken into custody for assault and other various charges.