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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On December 5, 2015 at 1407 hrs NHPD conducted a traffic stop in the 700 blk of W Main St in EARL TWP on a vehicle displaying expired inspection/emission stickers. NHPD found the driver to have a suspended drivers license. Officers ordered two passengers out of the vehicle and found one passenger,...
On 12/7/15, ELTPD responded to a discovered overnight burglary and theft at Superior Homes, 2187 Lincoln Highway East. It was reported that sometime overnight the business was forcibly entered through a window. An undetermined amount of cash was stolen from the business office. An aluminum brief...
On 12/5/15, ELTPD responded to Wal-Mart, 2034 Lincoln Highway East, for a female shoplifter fleeing from Loss Prevention, after stealing several packages of cold medication. ELTPD patrol officers apprehended the suspect, who was identified as Lisa Nicole THOMAS, age 43, of East Lampeter Twp. THOMAS...
On 12/4/15, a 34 female victim reported that she was a victim of the IRS phone scam. The victim reported that she received a telephone call from a male purporting to be an IRS agent. The caller informed the victim that she had an outstanding IRS fine of $7,000 and needed to pay it immediately...
On 12/4/15, ELTPD responded to a theft of a purse at Wal-Mart, 2034 Lincoln Highway East. Victim reported that her purse was stolen from her shopping cart while shopping inside Wal-Mart. The purse contained an undetermined amount of gift cards.