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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The Columbia Borough Police Department recently conducted 30 hours of traffic enforcement in conjunction with Buckle Up PA. During this detail 48 vehicles were stopped and 46 citations were issued. Of the 46 citations issued, 9 citations were issued for seat belt violations, 23 for speeding, 5 for...
A Lancaster man will serve up to 20 years for rape of a 17-year-old girl last year at his city home. Lancaster County Judge Donald Totaro sentenced Jose Flores-Medina on Monday to 8 ½ to 20 years in state prison, regarding a March trial conviction. A local jury convicted Flores-Medina of rape,...
On May, 9th at approx. 4:34PM Donal Foehlinger (39) of Columbia was charged with DUI (general impairment), DUI (highest rate of alcohol) and disorderly conduct after an incident at Cherry St. and Bethel St. An officer had been in Jansen's Park speaking to a group of juveniles and as the officer...
On 5/26/16, two female suspects, pictured in the attached surveillance photo, stole clothing from the Nike Factory Store at Tanger Outlets. The suspects are described as Black females, 20-30 years of age, average build, with straight black hair. Anyone with information is asked to submit a tip or...
At 1:40 am, Sunday 6/5/16, East Lampeter Twp Police responded to the parking lot of the Lancaster Family Resort for a down male that was bleeding. Arriving patrol officers found a 25 year old man from Red Lion, with contusions and a laceration on his face. The male victim reported that he was...