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The investigation in to a dumpster fire, which occurred on July 4, 2019 at 10:53 p.m., has resulted in charges against two local men. The fire, which destroyed the dumpster and an enclosure at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, caused $4,416 in damage. Police used surveillance video to determine...
Shawn Lee Carper, age 42, of the 1st block of Race Avenue, Lancaster, PA was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Driving Under Suspension by Officer Troy Rogers. On Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 0431 hours an off duty police officer called 911 to report he was following a possible...
Joseph L. Duerr, age 36, of the 1100 block of Old Fritztown Road, Sinking Springs, PA was charged with Theft by Deception and Deceptive or Fraudulent Business Practices by Officer Colleen Tatara. This case dates back to 2017 when Duerr was hired as a contractor to renovate a property in the 1600...
The Pequea Township Police Department has received numerous reports of criminal activity which occurred overnight 7/29-7/30 in the West Willow area of Pequea Township. The incidents reported thus far include: Theft From Vehicles - numerous unlocked vehicles were entered on Cobblestone Dr., and...

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Retail Theft, 7:05 p.m., Thursday, March 7, 2019, 1589 Fruitville Pike – Target (MT) – Kristian L. Cooper, F/19, of Carlisle, PA, was charged with the above offense after she stole $76.98 worth of merchandise from the store. A citation was issued. MEDIA CONTACT: Sergeant Michael T. Piacentino, W:...
On 3/2/19 at approximately 10:03pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatached to the 1400 Block of Lancaster Avenue for a fight in progress. The caller reported that two young white males were fighting in a parking lot. The Columbia Borough Police took the two males into custody. One of...

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On 3/2/19 at approximately 11:20pm the Columbia Borough Police Department was dispatched to the 300 Block of Maple Street for a loud music complaint. The caller stated that his next door neighbors arrived home at approximately 11:00pm and have been making loud and unreasonable noises for 11:00pm at...

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On 3/5/19 at approximately 8:08pm, Baron James Spence, Jr., 42, of Columbia, PA did commit the act of retail theft while in the 900 Block of Lancaster Avenue. The items taken were Tide Pods and a bottle of Advil which totaled $51.81. Based on the incident, an officer with the Columbia Borough...

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On 3/4/2019 at approximately 10:07 am the Columbia Borough Police Department responded to the 900 Block of Lancaster avenue for a retail theft. The caller stated that an employee, Ousami Sexton, 21, of Columbia had taken two items from the business without paying for them. The items taken were a...

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Reported to ELTPD that an unlocked vehicle was entered while parked at a residence in the 00 blk of Cypress Dr. Leola. Sometime overnight Friday 8/14 into Saturday 8/15 an undisclosed amount of cash currency was stolen from the vehicle.
Report of tires being found slashed on a vehicle at a residence in the 2500 blk of Horseshoe Road. Owner discovered that both drivers side tires were slashed on the sidewall sometime between Sunday 8/9 and Wednesday 8/12. Damage loss reported at $400.
Carlos A. PALACIOS, 24, Lititz, and Alexandra L. TROUT, 23, Lititz, were both charged with Trespassing after police were called to the Lititz Springs Park on 08/11/2015 at 1:52 am to investigate suspicious activity.

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On 8/12/15, ELTPD responded to a discovered theft of tools from a vehicle at a residence in the 2000 blk of Old Philadelphia Pike. Forced entry was made into the rear of work pickup truck by shattering the cap window. A Paslode nail gun, a Dewalt 12" miter saw, a Chicago Electric plasma cutter, a...
Reported to ELTPD that a counterfeit one hundred dollar bill was passed at the main admission gate of Dutch Wonderland on Monday, 8/10/15.

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Ephrata Police are requesting assistance with identifying a retail theft suspect. Walmart asset protection associates indicate that the male in the photograph left the store without paying for $412 in merchandise on the evening of November 25, 2016. If you are able to identify the male, please...
At 12:54 am, 11/23/16, East Lampeter Twp Police officers were dispatched to a hit & run accident in the 700 Blk of Sherry Lane, involving a vehicle striking multiple parked cars and fleeing the scene. Arriving officers located the severely damaged hit & run vehicle at a residence in the 800...

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At about 11:00 pm, Saturday, 11/19/16, two traffic signs at the intersection of Forest Hill Rd and W. Center Square Rd were destroyed by gunfire. Approximately eleven (11) gunshots were heard at that time by nearby residents. No injuries or other damage was reported. Anyone with information is...

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11/21/16, ELTPD received a report of scooters being stolen from the Hobson Rd Amish School while the children were in school. Sometime during school hours two Groffdale Machine Co. scooters were stolen from the school grounds. The scooters are valued at $170 each and were red and blue in color.

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On Monday November 21, 2016 at approximately 2317 hrs. an unknown male entered the Turkey Hill store at 410 E. Chestnut St. The suspect approached the counter and displayed a semi-automatic handgun. The suspect demanded cash and then fled the store on foot. The suspect was last observed walking...

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