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Police were called to a local business on Beaver Road for a theft of a wallet. The business owner relayed to police that she was distracted by a male suspect that needed help. While helping the male suspect, the female suspect that accompanied the male, entered the rear storage room and removed the...
Police were called to investigate a possible drug transaction that was found through social media. Police were able to set up a time and place for a transaction to take place. Police found the suspect, identified as Shawn Preval, in a local parking lot. The suspect did have illegal drugs on his...
Police were called to Kohl's Department Store for a retail theft not in progress. On scene, police met with loss prevention officer regarding videos of a female suspect removing items from the store on different occasions. That same female was recorded, returning the same items to a different Kohl'...
Police investigated thirteen reportable accidents from February 5th through February 18th. Twenty-one vehicles were involved, fifteen required towing and seven people were treated for injuries. Police also took nineteen non-reportable accidents during the same time period. The snow storm that went...

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On 02/01/18 a witness discovered a suspicious package outside 227 North Galen Hall Road where he was house sitting. He contacted the homeowner who informed the witness he did not order any packages. The witness also reported an unknown male looking around the house later in the day. The witness...

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On Tuesday December 26th, 2017, Amity Township Police responded to a motor vehicle accident at East Benjamin Franklin Highway and Old Swede Road. Upon further investigation, Loretta Bonis 57 W/F was arrested for suspicion of DUI.
Police responded to the 1100 Blk of Old Fritztown Road for a hit and run that just occurred. While enroute to the accident police came across a gray Jeep Grand Cherokee with heavy damage to the drivers side. Police determined this was the striking vehicle involved in the hit and run. The driver...
Police responded to Rite Aid in the 2300 Blk of Penn Avenue for a retail theft in progress. Police arrived on location an located the suspect identified as David Barthlolmew. The stolen merchandise was found on his person. The suspect was later arrested for retail theft.

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Police responded to the 2000 Blk of Penn Avenue for a report of a hit and run that just occured. Police from a neighboring township were able to stop the striking vehicle. The striking vehicle was being operated by Daniel Stevens. The driver was given field sobriety tests and later arrested for DUI.
On December 5th the Detective Unit began an investigation into discrepancies in the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 537 checking account. Investigation found that the Post's Treasurer, Jennifer GRIFFITH, had been taking money out for personal use between October 2017 and December 2017. A...

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Several officers conducted an Underage Drinking Enforcement detail thru out the township. 201 individuals were contacted, one citation and one warning were issued.
Police responded to a three vehicle accident on Broadcasting Road ne Keiser Blvd. A black Chevy, Blue Toyota and maroon Toyota were involved, two of the vehicles were towed from the scene. One person sustained minor injuries and was transported by ambulance to Reading Hospital.

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Police conducted an underage cigarette compliance check with an underage student provided by Council on Chemical Abuse throughout the township. All stores were found to be in compliance.
Police were dispatched for a vehicle accident on West Wyomissing Blvd and Revere Blvd. A red Plymouth Sundance, operated by Jeffrey Bashore was rear ended by a white Honda Civic that left the scene. While police were completing paperwork, the driver, Richard Knoll, returned to the scene with the...

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Owner, John Barnes, of a silver Cadillac CTS, requested police respond to Village Square to investigate damage to his vehicle while in the parking lot. On location police were given a hand written note containing a PA registration number. Police contacted the driver of gray Honda, Tuyet Pham-Ngoc,...

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On June 3, 2016, the pictured male suspect, described as a younger B/M, 5'8" - 5'9" with a mohawk haircut, tattoo's on neck and right arm, wearing a white shirt and tan or khaki colored pants, used a fradulant credit card at two area jewelery stores, and was able to successfully make one purchase...

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Police responded to Beverly Hills Tavern on Old Fritztown Road for a burglary just discovered. Overnight an individual(s) broke into the business and took an undetermined amount of money. If anything suspicious was witnessed between 11:30pm on 5/29 thru 8:00am on 5/30, please use the tip line to...

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Police responded to a burglary in progress at the Stor 4 You on Mohns Hill Road. Upon arrival police located four individuals breaking into storage units. After a brief foot chase two of the suspects were captured and arrested. In total 27 storage units were broken into. Case is still on-going,...

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Police were called to the 2900 Blk of Linda Lane for a report of a burglary just discovered. On location police discovered that access to the residence was gained by removing the screen and opening a rear window. The burglary occurred between 11:30 am and 5:50 pm. The actor(s) ransacked all four...

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The West Reading Police department is looking for information on a shots fired case. The incident occured on April 30th around 0314 hours and again at 0439 hours. If you have any information or saw anything that may be useful, please contact us at 610-373-0111. You may also use the "submit a tip"...

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