News Feed

The 300 Block of West Main Street (RT322) in Ephrata Borough is closed, east and west bound, due to an incident involving a truck and trailer loosing its load. The road will be closed for an undetermined amount of time, estimated to be several hours, while crews reload the heavy machinery and clear...

Case Status:

Jose Baez Jr.
On 11-10-19 at approx. 4:28PM the Columbia Borough Police were called to the 700 blk. of Plane St. for a threats/domestic complaint not in progress. It was reported to police that Jose Baez Jr. (32) of Lancaster came to the house and threatened to shoot everyone at the house if one of the victims...
On Friday November 8, 2019 at approximately 1255 hrs. Sgt. Nate Nickel developed information that Joshua Luciano was at an apartment on the 500 blk. E. Chestnut St. Members of Platoon D responded to the area. When Officers arrived they established a perimeter around the residence. When Officers...

Pages

Loitering and Prowling at Nighttime / Public Drunkenness Arrest, 5:48 a.m., Monday, September 30, 2019, 2800 block Weaver Road (MT) – Christopher M. Francis, M/36, of Manheim, PA, was charged with the above offenses after he was observed inside a child’s playset in the rear yard of a residence...
False Identification to Law Enforcement Arrest, 8:55 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2019, 300 block East Oregon Road (MT) – Brianne E. Mankins, F/23, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following an investigation into an ordinance violation. Mankins provided the name of her sister in...
Escape Arrest, 7:42 p.m., Sunday, October 6, 2019, 1298 Millersville Pike – Burger King (LT) – Monique M. Seals, F/31, of Lancaster, PA, was charged with the above offense following a traffic stop on a wanted person. Seals, a passenger inside the vehicle, had active warrants for her arrest. When...
On 10/3/19 at approximately 11:45 pm James Howard Dail, age 59, of Columbia, PA did commit the acts of terroristic threats, strangulation and simple assault while in the 400 block of Locust Street. Based on the incident, an officer with the Columbia Borough Police Department filed charges for...
On 9/30/19 at approximately 5:58 pm Maria San Juan, age 40, of Columbia, PA did commit the acts of criminal trespass and harassment. Based on the incident, an officer with the Columbia Borough Police Department filed charges for criminal trespass and harassment. Maria San Juan is considered...

Pages

An arrest warrant was issued for Edward Benjamin Kraszewski, a W/M/32, 6'0" tall, approximately 165 pounds, with blue eyes attempted to purchase a a 308 Remington, model 770, rifle at the Backwoods Outfitters, which is located at 2421 Ironville Pike Columbia, PA 17512, in West Hempfield Township,...
Mark J. Wagner, Jr.
Mark J. Wagner, Jr. turned himself into police on 4.27.2015. He was arraigned before MDJ Tony Russel and released on $25,000.00 unsecured bail.
Eric Michael Bruce
Eric Michael Bruce is wanted for theft by deception charges. Bruce failed to answer the charges and did not appear at the scheduled hearing. Anyone that knows the whereabouts of Bruce is urged to contact the Strasburg Police.

Pages

Daily News Release – Tuesday, November 20, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Possession of Weapon on School Property / Terroristic Threats Arrest, 9:15 a.m., Thursday, November 1, 2018, 115 Blue Streak...
Daily News Release – Monday, November 19, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Harassment Arrests, 10:38 p.m., 100 block Haskell Drive (MT) – Anne E. Harsanyi, F/43, and Oren Harsanyi, M/44, both of Lancaster,...
Class (UCR) Code: 0614 - THEFT-$200 AND OVER-FROM AUTO (EXCPT 0 Crimes Code: Title: 18 Date/Time Reported: 11/15/2018 10:44 (Thursday) TIME - Received: 10:44 Location: E MOUNT HOPE RD - MANHEIM Discovered Date/Time: 11/15/2018 08:00 (Thursday) Last Known Secure : 11/13/2018 14:00 (Tuesday) Premise...

Incident Type:

Daily News Release – Friday, November 16, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Possession of Marijuana / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Arrest, 1:03 a.m., Thursday, November 15, 2018, South West End Avenue at...
Daily News Release – Thursday, November 15, 2018 Sergeant Michael Piacentino, Public Information Officer Office: (717) 569-6401 Ext. 1583 Cell: (717) 340-2130 ARRESTS 1. Disorderly Conduct Arrest, 2:45 p.m., Friday, October 26, 2018, Millpond Drive (LT) – Andrea Duvernois, F/24, of East Petersburg...

Pages

WHO IS THIS ID THIEF? On Sunday, June 2, 2019, the depicted female entered the Best Buy at 1700 Fruitville Pike in Lancaster City and attempted to open a line of credit using another person's identity. The line of credit application was denied and the female left the store with no funds. On June 11...

Case Status:

UPDATE : IDENTIFIED AND ARRESTED! CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS OF ARREST At 2:28 p.m., on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, the depicted female walked into the Giant Food Store at 1605 Lititz Pike in Manheim Township, picked up a shopping basket, and loaded it with sixteen (16) units of baby formula. At 2:31 p.m...

Case Status:

SPECIAL NEWS RELEASE ENDANGERED MISSING PERSON Name : Joseph P. Valentin Demographics : Hispanic Male, 40 Years Old Residence : 1100 block Elm Avenue in Lancaster, PA Last Seen Wearing : Unknown clothing Vehicle : None Joseph P. Valentin, M/40, of Lancaster, PA, left his residence in the 1100 block...

Case Status:

On 6/8/2019 at approximately 3:55 pm, the pictured vehicle struck another vehicle that was occupied while in the parking lot of the East Towne Mall (2090 Lincoln Highway East). The operator fled the scene and was described as being light skinned with a dark beard or facial hair. The vehicle was...

Case Status:

Ephrata Police are investigating a hit and run accident to a parked vehicle that occurred in the 400 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Borough, on June 7, 2019 at 11:14 p.m. The pictured black SUV struck a parked vehicle ripping the bumper from the parked vehicle. If you have any information about...

Pages

Pages