Warminster Township Police Department -Arrests and Notable Incidents Blotter:
Period 7/18 to 7/24/2022
WT-22-08312 Public Drunkenness
On 7/18/2022 at 5:22PM Police responded to the area of York Road and County Line Road for a report of a male who was stumbling around and attempting to walk into traffic. Upon arrival police made contact with the 50 YOA Male from Horsham who appeared to be intoxicated. The male had a hard time answering questions and was in possession of a bottle of Vodka. The male was given a ride home by officers and cited for Public Drunkenness.
WT-22-08324 Simple Assault
On 7/19/2022 at approximately 2:30AM Police responded to area of the 600 Block of E. Street Road for a Disturbance. After investigating A 52 YOA Male from Warminster was arrested for simple assault and Harassment.
WT-22-08332 Arrest for illegal misuse of Noxious Solvents/Substances
On 7/19/2022 at approximately 8:27 AM Police were dispatched to the area of the Holiday Inn Parking lot for the report of a homeless man who was possibly huffing duster spray. Responding officers located the 31 YOA male (No fixed abode) in the wood line near the property passed out and was holding an aerosol can of electronics duster spray. The male was taken into custody for the illegal misuse of the spray, public drunkenness and disorderly conduct. The male was found to have a warrant out of Bucks County by adult probation and New Jersey for Parole violations as well. The male was sent to the Bucks County Prison on the detainers.
WT-22-05290 Driving Under the Influence Arrest
Police were dispatched to area of Street Road and Delmont Ave for a report of a 2 vehicle crash. Upon investigating the 59 YOA female from Warrington was charged with Driving Under the Influence, Driving Under Suspension, and Careless Driving.
WT-22-08324 Simple Assault
On 7/20/2022 at approximately 12:59PM Police responded to area of Norwood Ave, for a Disturbance. After investigating A 26 YOA female from Warminster was arrested for simple assault and Harassment.
WT-22-03588 Theft Arrest
Police completed a theft investigation and charged a 54 YOA Levittown women with theft of money. The theft was over a period of time and valued at approximately $2700.00.
WT-22-08493 Drug Possession and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
On 7/19/2022 at approximately 4:21AM Police observed a suspicious occupied vehicle in the area of Street and Means Road. Upon making contact with the occupant and investigating, the occupant was taken into custody for drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia.
WT-22-08373 Burglary Investigation
The Warminster Police are investigating an overnight burglary of the Level Vape Shop located on York Road that occurred in the overnight hours of 7/20/2022.
WT-22-08525 Male jumped out of moving vehicle
On 7/23/2022 at 8:20PM Police were dispatched to the area of the 100 block of York Road for a report that a male had jumped out of a moving vehicle that was traveling North on York Road. Upon arrival Police found the male was involved in some type of verbal argument with some of the occupants and at one point jumped out of the moving vehicle. The male was conscious and being attended to by bystanders when police arrived. The Male was transported by medics for treatment to a local hospital.
WT-22-08526 Report of Armed Subject
Police were dispatched on 7/23/2022 at 10:27 PM to the area of the hundred block of York Road for the report of an armed subject. Upon arrival the actor was said to have threatened the caller and pointed a handgun at them. The actor left the area prior to police arrival. The area was checked for the suspect and the white SUV vehicle they reportedly left in. Police are investigating the incident.
WT-22-08388 Retail Theft Arrest
On 7/20/2022 at 4:30PM Police responded to the Shoprite store for a retail theft that had occurred. A 16 YOA juvenile female was taken into custody for the theft and later released to a parent.
WT-22-08455 Catalytic Converter Theft Investigation
On 7/22/2022 Police responded to a business on York Road and took a report of a theft of a catalytic converter from a Ford F550 Dump Truck. The converter is valued at approximately $2000.
WT-22-08403 Theft of Bicycle
On 7/20/2022 at 10:24 PM Police responded to a residence on the 400 block of Madison Ave for a report that the residents blue huffy bicycle valued at $130 had been stolen from the property.
WT-22-08387 Catalytic Converter Theft Investigation
On 7/20/2022 Police responded to a business on Louis Drive and took a report of a theft of a catalytic converter from a 2005 Chevy 2500 Truck. The converter is valued at approximately $800.
*** ALL SUSPECTS/DEFENDANTS IN THE STATED INCIDENTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY IN A COURT OF LAW, SOME INFORMATION/INCIDENTS MAY BE WITHELD DUE TO NATURE OF INCIDENT OR ACTIVE INVESTIGATION.
*** Community Awareness:
**** Making a Police Report or Speaking with an Officer Involving an Incident:
If you need to make a police report, report a crime in progress or that has recently occurred and/or speak with an Officer in regard to a situation, you can dial 911 for emergencies or 215-672-1000 for our non-emergency dispatcher 24 hours a day.
The Crime Watch site “Contact Us Form” and the citizen contact form are for general administrative questions and general information request, not for dispatching or making reports. Please be aware these contact form accounts are not continuously monitored and therefore there can be a delay in getting a response or having an officer address a situation.
****As many residents are aware a drug collection box is located at the Police Department (401 Gibson Ave, Warminster PA) for the convenience of township residents. This drop box allows residents to safely and securely dispose of old prescription and over the counter medications. The box is located in our 24 hour Police Lobby. Residence should read the warning label on the front of the drop box to ensure they are only leaving approved items. These items are collected and then properly disposed of by Police.
**** We would like to remind everyone to please remember to secure your vehicles and valuables, also many newer vehicles have key fobs that auto unlock your car doors when you are in a certain range, please keep this in mind when parking your vehicle and ensure those key fobs are stored far enough away when not in use so that your vehicles remain locked. Doing these simple things will help minimize the chances of you becoming a victim of this type of theft. Most actors in these cases are looking for unlocked vehicles/quick easy targets that they can get in and out fast. These types of crimes tend to increase with the nicer weather. If you happen to see suspicious or illegal behavior occurring, it is always best to call to have an officer dispatched to check the area as soon as possible. Call 215-672-1000 (Non Emergency Dispatch) or 911 for emergencies.
*** ALL SUSPECTS/DEFENDANTS IN THE STATED INCIDENTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY IN A COURT OF LAW, SOME INFORMATION/INCIDENTS MAY BE WITHELD DUE TO NATURE OF INCIDENT OR ACTIVE INVESTIGATIONS ***