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Explore Online Map of Thousands of Overdose Incidents in Lancaster County Since 2014
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 since Jan. 1, 2014. Explore here: https://goo.gl/kaGzVp
Lancaster County Outlook on Police Efforts in 2017 to Slow Opioid Epidemic
Lancaster County's Drug Task Force will have additional detectives and funding in 2017 for proactive investigations to halt the opioid/heroin epidemic. See what is planned for the new year: https://goo.gl/PL9OEu
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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Alan Curtis Wood Jr was arrested on 4-30-15 at the Ephrata Motel in the 500 Block of South State Street on an outstanding PA State Parole and Probation warrant. Wood was taken into custody without incident and turned over to PA Parole and Probation.
On 3/26/15, Trevor Bradley WIMER, age 20, of Gordonville, was charged by East Lampeter Twp Police Detective Joe Edgell for the October 2012 forcible rape of a 16 year old female victim on the grounds of Conestoga Valley Middle School, 500 Mount Sidney Rd, East Lampeter Twp. The rape occurred on the...
DANIEL ETHAN ROTE is being charged with possession of a controlled substance which is suspected Heroin, a Schedule I controlled substance. Manheim Auto Auction security alerted members of the NLCRPD that possible illegal drug activity was taking place at an udisclosed location at the Manheim Auto...