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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Cpl. Burger has charged Stanley Todd, 29, Willow Street, with 3 counts of Misdemeanor Indecent Assault following an investigation of allegations made by a now adult female. The female was between the ages of 10 and 12 at the time of the assaults. The assaults occurred inside a residence in the 100...
On 12/8/15 at 9:36 P.M., Officers from the Southern Regional Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 100 Blk. of Carriage House Dr. in Pequea Twp for a reported domestic dispute. A 43 year old Willow Street female reported that during an argument Gardiner grabbed the victim in the...
At their December 1st regular meeting, the West Hempfield Board of Supervisors took the opportunity to recognize Corporal Miles Bixler who will be retiring from the police department effective January 4th, 2016. Corporal Bixler has been a member of the West Hempfield Township Police Department for...
A Chester County man was charged Tuesday evening in the death of 26-year-old Anthony C. Hunter Jr. Manheim Township police filed a count of criminal homicide against 27-year-old Andre Maurice Shelton Jr., of Hurley Road, Coatesville. Shelton was arraigned by District Judge Nancy Hamill and remanded...