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
Welcome to CRIMEWATCH Lancaster County:
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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DAMAGE WAS REPORTED TO A FENCE IN THE 100 BLOCK OF WALNUT STREET. LOOKED LIKE SOMEONE HAD PUT YARD TRASH AGAINST IT AND DAMAGED THE FENCE WHILE PLACING THE STUFF THERE. OTHER DAMAGE WAS REPORTED IN CONCORD LANE, WHERE SOMEONE HAD SPRAY PAINTED A RESIDENTS HOUSE. THESE INCIDENTS HAPPENED BETWEEN THE...
RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE 300 BLK PROSPECT ST OCCURRED 6/13/2016 1119 HRS A 2000 black Honda Civic which had been reported stolen was located in an alleyway behind residence on the 300 block Prospect St. The front bumper lip, head unit/stereo and all four speakers were stripped from the vehicle...
Aaron Michael Zink, age 21, of Columbia, was charged with D.U.I: DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL-HIGEST RATE OF ALCOHOL: DRIVING WITHOUT LIGHTED LAMPS, DURING A PERIOD FOR REQUIRING THEM: AND FOR ACCIDENTS INVOLVING DAMAGE TO UNATTENDED...
A Lancaster teenager admitted Thursday to robbing a city store last year, pointing a gun while demanding cash from a clerk. Lancaster County Judge Howard Knisely will sentence 18-year-old Temar S. Boggs after a background check is completed in a couple months. Boggs pointed a gun at a store clerk...
A Lancaster city dance instructor recently admitted to sexual abuse of four children, including three of his former students. Before ordering sentence, Lancaster County President Judge Dennis Reinaker wanted Jose Rivera-Vasquez to apologize to the victims, two of whom watched the hearing from the...