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Police Activity week of 11-29-2010 through 12-05-2010

12/03/2010 – Officer John Clancy

Retail Theft Arrest
As a result of an investigation conducted by K-Mart Loss Prevention, it was discovered that a 47 year old female resident of Philadelphia and employee of K-mart had defrauded K-Mart by using a manager’s override number to reduce prices on merchandise purchased.

Per their request, Officer John Clancy has filed summary charges by citation.


12/04/2010 – Sgt. John Martin

Disorderly Conduct
On 12/04/2010 Clifton Heights Police were dispatched to the 100 block of W. Baltimore Avenue for a reported disorderly group harassing a business employee. An investigation by Sgt. John Martin has resulted in the issuance of a summary violation for disorderly conduct against a juvenile defendant of Secane.


12/04/2010 – Officer Thomas Gallo

Burglary Arrest
Clifton Heights police were dispatched to the 200 block of W. Washington Avenue for a reported burglary discovered. Arriving officers learned that a neighbor investigated a noise coming from the victim’s home while the victim was out and observed the victim’s grandson inside the house with another male. As a result of investigation, prescription pills belonging to the 70 year old victim were recovered and returned.

Clifton Heights police arrested a 19 year old male defendant and resident of Upper Darby for Burglary and related charges.


12/04/2010 – Officer Robert McCaughan

Disorderly Conduct Arrest
Clifton Heights police were dispatched to the 400 block of W. Baltimore Avenue for a fight in progress. On arrival, the fight was over and all participants advised to leave. After being ordered to leave, a 24 year old male resident of Upper Darby was arrested for disorderly conduct, summary charges, for refusing to leave and attempting to instigate additional fights.


12/05/2010 – Officer Robert McCaughan

Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief Arrest
Clifton Height’s police were dispatched to the 100 block of W. Berkley Ave for a report of criminal mischief to a fence with one juvenile in custody. On arrival, officer’s secured involved parties information and summary citations for criminal mischief and disorderly conduct being issued to a 15 year old defendant of Clifton Heights.


12/04/2010 – Officer James Press

Burglary Investigation
Dispatched to the unit block of Maple Terrace for a reported burglary and theft, arriving officers learned that over the course of a three week period, an unoccupied house was entered resulting in the theft of copper pipe and equipment. Investigation could not determine the location of any forced entry.

Clifton Height’s police are seeking any information on any suspicious persons that may have been observed over this three week period.


12/05/2010 – Officer Robert McCaughan

Warrant Arrest
While on patrol, Officer Robert McCaughan observed a male known to him as wanted on a local warrant out of Clifton Heights. The warrant issued on charges of Stolen Credit Card fraud, filed by Sergeant Tim Rockenbach, to purchase drugs was issued against a 25 year old male resident of Glenolden Borough. The defendant was housed and transported to Upper Darby regional court for arraignment.