Police Blotter 11-06-17 to 11-12-17

11/06/2017 11:11- FRAUD
EAST PLUMSTEAD AVE.

Police were called to a home on E. Plumstead Ave. for a report of squatters. Home is for sale and the residents paid rent to a fraudulent realtor. Investigation is continuing.


11/07/2017 05:03 THEFT
BARKER AVE.

The police received a report of theft from a vehicle. Upon our arrival, victim stated that his two vehicles had been rifled through overnight. He was unsure if the vehicles were locked. No damage was viewed to the window or doors of either vehicle.


11/07/2017 18:51-CRIMINAL MISCHIEF TO AUTO
SOUTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Police were called to South Lansdowne Ave for a report of damage to a vehicle. After voting, victim returned to her auto and discovered the rear window had been broken. There were no witnesses in the area.


11/08/2017 17:00 BURGLARY
NORTH WYCOMBE AVE.

Victim was in the apartment and heard the door knob jiggling as if someone was trying to open the apartment door. She then heard a loud bang against the door and thought that someone was trying to force the door open. She reported that she looked out the peek hole of the apartment door and observed a tall black man outside of the apartment door.


11/09/2017 18:00-SEXUAL ASSAULT
NORTH LANSDOWNE AVE.

Complainants came to the police station to report a possible sexual assault regarding a small child. At this time, it is unknown when/where the possible sexual assault happened. Investigation continues.


11/09/2017 12:26- DISORDERLY CONDUCT
PENN WOOD HIGH SCHOOL

Police responded to PWHS for the assault report. Upon further investigation, it was determined that a fight occurred among three students and all were willing participants. The three juvenile offenders were cited for disorderly conduct.


11/09/2017 16:02- VANDALISM
NORTH WYCOMBE AVE.

Police were dispatched toN. Wycombe Ave., for a report of a criminal mischief to a door. Victim advised that a group of kids had committed the criminal mischief about ten minutes prior to when the call was received. Witnesses recognized some involved. Investigation to continue.


11/09/2017 17:48 – CRIMINAL MISCHIEF TO AUTOMOBILE
EAST STRATFORD AVE.

Police were dispatched to E. Stratford Ave. for a report of theft discovered. I responded to the above listed address where contact was made with the victim who reported that someone had taken the left front driver side mirror off of his vehicle.


11/09/2017 22:06- DISORDERLY CONDUCT
SCOTTDALE RD.

While on routine patrol, an officer observed a suspicious occupied vehicle in the parking lot of Hoffman Park after hours. Upon making contact with the driver, at the driver’s window the officer could smell the odor of fresh marijuana emanating from the vehicle. Subject cited for disorderly conduct.


11/10/2017 17:42- CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
NORTH WYCOMBE AVE.

Police and Fire Departments were dispatched toN. Wycombe Ave for a report of a building fire in which there was a report of a smoke in the building. Upon arrival officers heard and observed the fire alarm sounding in the building. Upon checking the building with the responding fire companies, we discovered that the smoke was actually not smoke at all but the contents of the fire extinguishers from the building. Apparently, some juveniles grabbed several fire extinguishers from the hallways then sprayed them in the main basement stairways and basement hallways.


11/11/2017 01:00 ASSAULT
SOUTH MAPLE AVE

Lansdowne Police were dispatched to S. Maple Ave for the assault that just occurred. On arrival, subject was on the front porch, appeared intoxicated and was stating that he was trying to get his phone back. The witness and victim then came out and said that he assaulted the victim inside of the residence when they asked him to leave. Subject taken into custody.