Lehigh University

Assault Followed Statement Concerning Victim’s Race, Police Say

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Bethlehem Police are investigating the assault of a college student near S. New and Morton streets Saturday as a case involving ethnic intimidation. A statewide civil rights organization Monday condemned what it called the “alleged racist attack targeting a Black student at Lehigh University.”

Police Hiring

Bethlehem, Lower Saucon Police Departments are Hiring

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The sentence “All I want for Christmas is…” often ends with the name of a popular toy, a trendy article of clothing or an exotic vacation locale. In Lehigh Valley municipalities like the City of Bethlehem and Lower Saucon Township, however, what many officials may be asking Santa for this holiday season is a bit more practical: more police officers.