Police activity week of 03-19-12 through 03-25-12

03-19-12 11:24 hours – Ptl. D. Schiazza – Theft-$200 & over from buildings
Unit block W. Baltimore Ave. – The property manager from the apartment complex reports six fire extinguishers missing from the complex. The value of the loss is approximately $610.00 At this time there are no witnesses or suspects to the thefts.


03-19-12 17:00 hours – Sgt. K. Kienzle – Burglary-no force- residence- unknown time
Unit block W. Albemarle Ave. – The victim reports items stolen from her home, that house had been for sale , sometime in the past two weeks unknown actor/s entered the house using the key in the lock box. Advised the victim to compile a list of missing times for this report.


03-20-12 05:34 hours – Sgt. B. Eidell – All others – contempt of court
Unit block E. LaCrosse Ave. – Received a call for subject on location in violation of temporary PFA order. On arrival the offender was sitting on the front steps of the residence. The offender was placed into custody and will be charged for the violation.


03-21-12 02:59 hours – Ptl. T. Selimis – Public drunkenness
Unit block N. Lansdowne Ave. – This officer observed the offender walking with a staggering gait. This officer approached the offender asking it he was okay. He appeared confused and dazed. The offender was observed with a fresh gash across his nose and his tank top was ripped. A strong odor of alcoholic beverage was detected coming from his person. The offender was taken into custody cited for public drunkenness and released to his friend.


03-21-12 19:35 hours – Sgt. J. Eisenhart – Disorderly conduct-public drunkenness
Unit block Nyack Ave. – The offender was taken into custody after she started fighting with her boyfriend and brother. The offender did have a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from her breath. The apartment was observed in a shambles. Offender cited for disorderly conduct and public drunkenness. She also had an active warrant for simple assault out of Philadelphia.


03-23-12 00:04 hours – Ptl. L. Albertoli – Disorderly conduct
Scottdale & the Knoll – while on routine patrol observed two males walling towards The Knoll. Both were stopped, when questioned their stories had inconsistencies, they altered their stories multiple times. Both taken into custody and cited for disorderly conduct. A small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia were found on their person.


03-23-12 13:36 hours – Sgt. K. Kienzle – Drug possession-disorderly conduct
Unit block Bartram Ave. – Police dispatched for a domestic dispute. While police were on scene the male offender continued to be disruptive and taunt the female offender. The male offender was taken into custody after refusing to cease his behavior, on his person was located a small amount of marijuana. The male offender was taken into custody and will be charged appropriately. The female offender will be cited for disorderly conduct to her unruly behavior.


03-23-12 14:19 hours – Ptl. D. Schiazza – Disorderly conduct
200 block N. Wycombe Ave. – Police dispatched to PWHS for report of a disorderly group of students that appeared to be getting ready to fight. Two females were arrested and cited for disorderly conduct.


03-24-12 00:44 hours – Ptl. C. Schiazza – Public drunkenness
Unit block N. Lansdowne Ave. – Police dispatched for a report of a subject down. Medics were on scene upon police arrival. The subject had an odor of alcoholic beverage emanating from his person, had slurred speech, glassy and watery eyes and appeared to be highly intoxicated. The subject/offender refused medical treatment. The offender was transported to police headquarters cited for public drunkenness and released to his house mate.


03-24-12 02:03 hours – Ptl. C. Schiazza – Burglary-forced entry-residence-night
100 block Blackburn Ave. – Police were dispatched to a domestic with a male with a handgun. On arrival spoke to the victim who stated when she returned home she discovered the screen to her front storm door had been ripped. When the victim entered the house she found the offender inside the home putting his clothing into a bag and she observed him place her Apple I Pad in the bag. The victim did tussle with the offender and he threw her to the ground. The offender left the home. The offender was apprehended. Located with offender was the victim’s house key. The offender was also carrying a handgun, for which he had a permit. Located in the rear cargo area of the offender vehicle was another handgun. Both guns were returned to police headquarters. The offender will be charged appropriately.


03-24-12 00:55 hours – Ptl. T. Selimis – Vandalism
100 block E. Plumstead Ave. – Police were dispatched for vandalism not in progress. The victim stated she observed approximately five black males standing out front of her home. They asked if her grandson was home and she replied “no, do you know what time it is?” The males left in a gold colored vehicle. When she went outside she discovered two of the fence posts were dented.


03-24-12 02:07 hours – Ptl. T. Selimis – Drug equipment violations
100 block S. Lansdowne Ave. – Police dispatched for a noise complaint of juvenile males out front making noise and playing music. On police arrival group of approximately 10 males rushed inside the building. As I was let into the building the males were observed running into the laundry room and out the rear of the building. One offender was taken into custody after this officer observed several small jars containing suspected marijuana.


03-24-12 22:02 hours – Sgt. B. Eidell – Assaults- other simple
100 block E. Essex Ave. – Delcom received a call from a young child, who stated that his daddy was trying to kill his mommy. On arrival the victim came running out onto her front porch screaming her husband was trying to kill her. Made contact with the offender who accused his wife of attaching him. The offender had an odor of alcoholic beverages on his breath and body. The offender had no marks or bruised on his person. The child explained he observed his daddy yelling and hitting his mommy. The decision was made to arrest the offender. The offender will be charged appropriately. The victim was given information on how to obtain an emergency PFA order.