Apply Now to Become a Police Officer in Lancaster County; Consortium Tests in September
Anyone interested in becoming a police officer in Lancaster County can apply NOW for the testing consortium to be held in September. Twenty-seven (27) departments are participating. Learn more HERE: http://bit.ly/2JelvfQ
Detective Calls it a Career After Serving Lancaster County for 4 Decades
Joseph Hockley, a longtime investigator of homicides and child abuse, recently called it a career after 36 years. READ about his accomplishments and retirement plans: https://goo.gl/aQhuoZ
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This resource is for building public awareness of crimes and those that commit criminal acts in Lancaster County. The information contained within this site is owned and managed by Pennsylvania law enforcement agencies and has been deemed part of the public's right-to-know.
Explore Online Map of Recent Overdose Incidents in Lancaster County
Here is visual proof that the heroin/opioid epidemic is impacting nearly every community in Lancaster County. This online interactive map shows emergency overdose reports in Lancaster County between October 2017 and March 2018. Explore here: http://bit.ly/2JceJHz
A Look at How DUI Cases are now Prosecuted in Lancaster County
Lancaster County's DUI Court launched a year ago. Here is how cases are now moving faster, resulting in defendants getting into treatment faster and police officers spending more time on the streets: https://goo.gl/xRTK11
Lancaster County Veterans Court Graduates Largest-Ever Class on Vietnam Anniversary
Lancaster County Veterans Court, which launched 4 years ago, had its largest-ever graduating class at a recent ceremony. Read about that event and how the specialty court has saved taxpayers hundreds of thousands: https://goo.gl/GsGbmD
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On Thursday January 5, 2017 at approximately 0022 hrs. Officer Sinnott and Officer Bingham were on patrol on the 300 blk. W. King St. The Officers observed the driver of a 2005 Ford 500 commit a traffic offense. They initiated a vehicle stop. While in contact with the driver and passenger Off...
Two Lancaster County men went to prison Wednesday when they pleaded guilty in county court to possessing child pornography. The illegal materials were seized, in separate investigations, last year by the Lancaster County Computer Crimes Task Force, a team of investigators that target illegal...
On 1/4/17 at 1753 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 700 Block of West Route 897 Reinholds, in West Cocalico Township. A east bound vehicle driven by Christina Stoltzfus, age 44, of Denver, turned left in front of an approaching vehicle. Stoltzfus and a passenger were...
A second Delaware cousin charged with killing a man in a Lancaster Township store parking lot will face charges in Lancaster County Court, a district judge ordered Wednesday. Rashan A. Ross, 27, will be tried on counts of homicide, robbery, conspiracy to robbery, and theft regarding the September...
On Monday, January 2, 2017 at 0227hrs. Officers were dispatched for a reported vehicle accident. Upon arrival, Officers found the vehicle off the roadway and fully engulfed in flames. The driver was out of the vehicle. Through investigation, Officer Pete Papadopoulos learned that Aaron Weems, 38,...