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 Saturday, July 25, 2015 at around 0211 hours Officer Charles Snyder was dispatched for a controlled burn that needed extinguished by the Fire Department. It was reported that someone was burning shingles along with various building materials in the area of the 1900 Block of Prospect Road...
The pictured individual is suspected to have stolen electronics equipment from Walmart on Friday 7/24/15 at approximately 10pm. He reportedly was a passenger in a lighter-blue SUV that fled the scene. If anyone recognizes him, please call the Ephrata Police Department at 717-733-8611. You can...
At 2344 hours on Saturday, July 25, 2015, Officer Randy Herman was dispatched to the 1900 block of Ursinus Avenue for a report of a male lying in the roadway. Officer Herman arrived and the male was being attended to by ambulance personnel. The male, Gerald S. Phillips, age 46, of the 1700 block of...
At 2325 hours Tuesday, July 25, 2015 Officer Charles Snyder responded to the Lancaster Regional Medical Center for a report of a 37 year old female being treated for injuries after she was struck by her husband. The incident occurred at approximately 2130 hours at their residence in the 2600 block...
Officer W. Clay Smoker is charging a 17 black male from the 200 Block of North Duke Street, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603 and Diante Makiel Rivera of the100 block of Pearl Street, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603 with harassment. On Saturday July 11, 2015 at 0320 hours while at Denny’s restaurant,...