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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At 7:54 AM, 29 May 2016 officers of D Platoon responded to the 1st blk of Locust Street for a Weapons in Progress call. The suspect, Herbie EDMOND (36-year-old male, resident of 200 blk. S. Ann St., Lancaster) reportedly pointed a firearm at the victim and threatened to shoot him. Edmond was...
THEFT 157 E NEW ST OCCURRED 05/27/2016 0001HRS-0715HRS Victim stated his gray Giant bike was stolen by unknown person(s) while it was parked on his porch overnight. THEFT 438 E KING ST OCCURRED 05/27/2016 0728HRS Victim stated a male known to her stayed overnight in her apartment and stole a Vizio...
The Lancaster County Sheriff and District Attorney are hoping increased education will result in fewer individuals violating protection-from-abuse orders. About 1,000 individuals in Lancaster County are served each year with PFA orders. Hundreds are violated every year. Those individuals will now...
RETAIL THEFT: On 5-15-16 police were dispatched to the Dollar General on Columbia Avenue for a retail theft report. Store employee reported that a male customer came into the store and stole several items. After an investigation, it was discovered that Russell Henry LAVENSKI (55) of Columbia Avenue...
Anne Marie Damico, 34, of the 1st first block of Deanne Circle, East Cocalico Township, was charged with Aggravated Assault (F-2), Aggravated Harassment by Prisoner (F-3), Terroristic Threats (M-1), Resisting Arrest (M-2), and Harassment (S) after an incident that occurred at her residence on...