Thursday, May 23, 2013
Read about seven recent reports of theft.
Haverford Township Police received seven reports of theft starting from May 15. A debit card was reported stolen from an unlocked car in the unit block of Garlor Drive on May 15. A flashlight was stolen from an unlocked car in the 1600 block of Hampton Road on on May 17. Seventeen plants valued at more than $300 were stolen from a property in the 2600 block of Haverford Road on May 20. Cash was stolen from a home in the 300 block of Oxford Road, it was reported May 20. According to police, the cash was taken over multiple occasions. An iPhone was reported stolen from the Skate Park in the 1000 block of Darby Road on May 20. Police report that an employee stole money from a cash register at Giant in the 100 block of W. Township Line Road…
Roving DUI Patrols will be conducted in six local municipalities.
The Northern Delaware County DUI Taskforce will be conducting roving DUI patrols during the weekend of Friday, May 24 in Haverford Township. The taskforce covers five municipalities in addition to Haverford—Marple, Newtown, Radnor, Springfield and Upper Darby townships. It has been in operation since September 2009 and has conducted 40 operations, according to a press release from Haverford Police Department. The taskforce has arrested 81 drivers for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol or drugs, issued 29 citations for underage drinking, 468 citations and 546 warnings for other motor vehicle violations, the press release states.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Read what activities brought police to the Haverford section of Lower Merion from May 5 to 12.
The Lower Merion Police Department handled a number of calls in the Haverford section of the township recently. The incidents listed below are the calls handled by police for May 5 to 12. Recent police news: OMG PD: Knocking Over Chuck E. Cheese Thefts, Burglaries Top Police News Thefts From Skate Park, Kohl's Police Get Havertown Burglary Calls
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Check out these unusual police stores from around Greater Philadelphia
Bad Week for Jewelry: According to two separate reports from Roxborough Patch, over $13,000 in jewelry was reported missing in the past few weeks. Incidents include a $3,000 diamond ring and $10,000 in other miscellaneous jewelry. Read the full incident reports here and here. Rat in the Mouse House: Because nothing is sacred, TE Patch has a report about a burglary at Chuck E. Cheese that took place in May. According to reports, an unknown person used a pry bar to bash their way into the kids restaurant, and left without taking any money. Get the full story here. A Crummy Freelance Gig: According to a report from Media Patch, a woman reported being scammed out of $11k after agreeing to photojournalism freelance work and was never paid. The …
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Did you miss any of these police-related stories last week?
The following police- and crime-related stories lead the news this past week on Haverford-Havertown Patch. Click on each link below to read the article. Bryn Mawr Hit-and-Run Driver Arrested, Police Say Thefts From Skate Park, Kohl's Police Get Havertown Burglary Calls Alarms, Traffic Issues Among Haverford Police Calls Fights Reported to Haverford Police OMG PD: Ketchup and Mustard-Covered Car
Read about recent thefts investigated by the Haverford Township Police Department.
Haverford Police received a number of recent calls for thefts in the township. Here is what the police have reported:
Friday, May 17, 2013
Read about two recent incidents.
Police were called to the 300 block of Oxford Road on May 12 at 8:45 a.m. for the report of a burglary. According to police, someone went into the victim's home though an unlocked door and stole $31 and car keys from her purse. The following day, police were called to the 2700 block of Chestnut Avenue around 3 a.m. for the report of someone trying to break into a home. According to police, a 51-year-old Havertown man was found on the home's porch. He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, resisting arrest and institutional vandalism.
The teen was last seen in the company of an adult male.
Chester and Montgomery counties have issued alerts for a 13-year-old girl from Reading, who was last seen Wednesday. Destiny Hernandez is described by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children as an endangered runaway. Destiny may be in the company of an adult male. She has a scar on her left hand. When Destiny was last seen, she had red and orange highlights in her hair. -according to her missing poster. Hernandez is described as being 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighing about 180 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information should call the Reading Police Department at (610) 655-6116.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The Haverford Township Police bike auction may be a good option.
Bicycles that have been found and remain unclaimed will be auctioned off at the Haverford Township Police Department, 1010 Darby Road in Havertown on Saturday, May 18. According to police, the auction will take place rain or shine in the property's back parking lot. The auction begins at 9:30 a.m., but bikes can be previewed starting at 9 a.m.
Read what activities brought police to the Haverford section of Lower Merion from April 29 to May 5.
The Lower Merion Police Department handled a number of calls in the Haverford section of the township recently. The incidents listed below are the calls handled by police for April 29 through May 5. Recent police news: Fights Reported to Haverford Police Haverford Police Report Thefts Jewelry, Laptop Stolen in Burglaries