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On 18 January 2020 at approximately 0050 Hours, a WRPD Officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle due to multiple violations of the PA Vehicle Code. Upon approaching the vehicle, the Officer observed the male operator, identified as Michael Lee SIGMUND, to be reaching down towards the driver's...
On January 12, 2020 at approximately 2300 hours, the WRPD received an assignment and responded to the 400 block of Penn Avenue relative to a burglary in progress. The complainant heard noise on the 3rd floor of his apartment and observed an open window. After WRPD arrived on scene a male attempted...
On 10 January 2020 at approximately 1712 Hours, the WRPD responded to the 600 block of North Parkside Dr. relative to a criminal mischief complaint. The complainant, advised that a female, later identified as Marangeli NUNEZ, had trashed a room and destroyed property. An investigation was conducted...
On Tuesday 01/14/20 at 0025 hours a male, identified as Ricky Emerich Jr., was observed laying in a grassy area between a sidewalk and street. A WRPD Officer woke Emerich up and he stood up. While in close proximity of Emerich an odor of unburnt marijuana as well as alcohol was detected. Emerich...

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UPDATE...GONZALEZ has been located and taken into custody. Warrant Details Warrant Type : Criminal Date Issued : Monday August 5th, 2019 Issuing Authority : Magisterial District 23-2-02 Holding Department : West Reading Police Department Docket Number : CR 355-19 Reference ID : 38-19-1848 On July...
UPDATE....NELSON has been arrested. Warrant Details Warrant Type : Criminal Date Issued : Saturday July 27th, 2019 Issuing Authority : Magisterial District 23-2-02 Holding Department : West Reading Police Department Docket Number : MJ-23202-CR-0000336-2019 Reference ID : 38-19-1951 On July 27, 2019...
On 7/28/2019 at 9:39 pm the West Reading Police responded to an apartment in the 500 blk of Reading Avenue. It was learned that there was a couple in an active domestic situation. During their investigation, it was discovered that the DEFENDANT, Christopher Kline allegedly grabbed the victim around...
On July, 27, 2019 at approximately 4:26 p.m., WRPD Officers were dispatched to a borough residence for a physical domestic issue. The suspect, Justin M COOK, had fled the scene prior to police arrival. The investigation revealed that COOK had strangled and assaulted a female just prior to our...
On July 13, 2019 at approximately 5:50 pm, alert residents of West Reading Borough witnessed a male, later identified as Damion CRUZ, attempt to open multiple parked vehicles' doors. As he left the area, the residents alerted the West Reading Police Department (WRPD) to this and Officers responded...

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On Aug 12, 2016 the West Reading Police Department took a report of a Motor Vehicle Hit & Run that occurred in the 100 blk of S 3rd Avenue. The striking vehicle struck a parked vehicle in that block causing damage to the driver's side mirror of the parked vehicle. There was video obtained from...

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The West Reading Police Department is investigating the theft of a vehicle that occurred on Tuesday August 16, 2016 at approximately 0632 hours, where the pictured suspect removed a 2002 Nissan Maxima, bearing PA Registration KDN 8316 from a parking lot within the 500 Block of Penn Ave. The vehicle...

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The West Reading Police Department is investigating a Hit & Run accident that occurred on July 30, 2016 at approximately 6:00 PM, where a vehicle struck a light pole in the 400 Block of Penn Avenue, damaging the pole and breaking the light fixture. The driver of the vehicle did get out and...

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UPDATE: The vehicle in this case has been recovered by the Reading Police Department (RPD). The suspect has been identified, apprehended and charges have been filed against him. Thank you to the RPD for their assistance in this case. The West Reading Police Department is investigating the theft of...

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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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