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
Lancaster County Outlook on Police Efforts in 2017 to Slow Opioid Epidemic
Lancaster County's Drug Task Force will have additional detectives and funding in 2017 for proactive investigations to halt the opioid/heroin epidemic. See what is planned for the new year: https://goo.gl/PL9OEu
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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Lamont A Bethea, age 33, of the 200 block of Stonemill Road, Lancaster, PA 17603 was charged with Simple Assault by Officer Rockie Tice. The police were called to the 200 block of Stonemill Road on Friday, August 5, 2016 at 2313 hours after a female called 911 to report she was assaulted by her...
Zachary A Jackson, age 28, of the 500 block of Palm Street, Lancaster, PA 17602 was charged with Burglary and Simple Assault by Officer Rockie Tice for an incident that occurred on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 0842 hours in the 300 block of Hampden Drive. Officer Tice responded to the location on...
On 7/30/16, a theft from vehicle incident occurred in the parking lot of the Bird-In-Hand Farmer's Market. Sometime during business hours an employees vehicle was entered. A Kenwood car stereo system, stereo amplifier, two pair of sunglasses and vehicle information cards were discovered stolen.
On 7/31/16, ETD responded to a discovered burglary at a residence in the 00 Belk of Reese Ave. The burglary occurred sometime over the weekend while the apartment was unoccupied. A gold necklace and a gold ring were reported stolen. No evidence of forced entry.
7/30/16, At 9:45 am, ELTPD responded to check on the welfare call for a male who was observed falling in the parking of the Wine & Spirits store. The store had not opened for business. The male was found to be highly under the influence of alcohol and was identified as Willie Lee GLOVER, age 68...
On May 3, 2015 at 5:46 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, for a shoplifting in progress. A female shoplifter was fleeing from Walmart asset protection agents. Ephrata Police located the female hiding in a briar patch behind Sheetz. Ephrata Police...
On Sunday May 3, 2015 at 5:33 a.m., an Ephrata Police officer saw a male running from the rear of the Cloister Shopping Center with shopping bags in hand. Police stopped the subject, Charles Dylan Gruber, 19, of Ephrata. At 5:37 a.m. police were dispatched to a burglar alarm at Vapor Café located...
Ephrata Police arrested Isaiah Striver M/18 from the 200 block of West Franklin Street, Ephrata for possession of a controlled substance following a vehicle stop around 11pm on 4-28-15. Police found Striver to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana. Striver was processed for an arrest,...
Alan Curtis Wood Jr was arrested on 4-30-15 at the Ephrata Motel in the 500 Block of South State Street on an outstanding PA State Parole and Probation warrant. Wood was taken into custody without incident and turned over to PA Parole and Probation.
DANIEL ETHAN ROTE is being charged with possession of a controlled substance which is suspected Heroin, a Schedule I controlled substance. Manheim Auto Auction security alerted members of the NLCRPD that possible illegal drug activity was taking place at an udisclosed location at the Manheim Auto...