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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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
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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MCEVOY was cited with Harassment after he struck another person in the head following a confrontation which occurred at the Turkey Hill, 735 South Broad Street. MCEVOY was summoned into District Court.
GREINER was taken into custody during a traffic stop which resulted from another motorist's 911 call about GREINER driving down South Broad Street swerving and driving with a flat tire. Police discovered that GREINER was under the influence of alcohol. Toxicological testing of GREINER's blood...
Lloyd Dwayne Young, w/m/28 of 2171 E. Sherman Ave., Vineland, NJ was charged with Public Drunkeness after participating in a disturbance that prompted neighbors to call police. He was arrested and held until sober.
Tracie Kathleen Scott, w/f/48, of 261 W. Metzler Rd., Lot 5, Ephrata was charged with Disorderly Conduct after she was reported to have caused a disturbance and use obscene language in the first block of South Maple Street.
On May 8, 2015 at approximately 7:48 in the evening the Lititz Police responded to the 100 block of Pennwick Dr. for reports of a shirtless male urinating outside in public. Based on the information received and the investigation that took place, Avelina Jimenez-Gonzalez, 27 of Lancaster, was cited...