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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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On December 19, 2015 at 1:00 AM, the East Earl Township Police Department arrested Joseph Disipio for DUI and related traffic offenses. Disipio was arrested after a traffic stop for violations that occurred in the 4300 block of Division HW.
The first "Stuff The Station" Police Food Drive competition has concluded. The results are: Strasburg Borough Police Department- 1146 items West Lampeter Township Police - 1202+ items Southern Regional Police Department of Lancaster County- 1493 items plus over $400 cash!!!!! Thank You to all who...
On 12/21/15, ELTPD responded to a discovered residential burglary in the 00 Blk of Country Dr, Chelsea Village. The residence was entered sometime between 12/19/15 and 12/21/15, while the residence was unoccupied. A black sentry fire safe, a Sony Playstation 4, with two controllers, and an...
Report of outdoor Christmas decorations being stolen from a residential yard in the 00 Blk of Plymouth Ave. Between 7:30 pm and 10:00 pm,12/20/15, two lighted Dachshund outdoor Christmas displays were stolen from the front yard. Loss estimated at $50. Anyone with information is asked to contact...
The NLCRPD responded to a report that a 14 year old female was jogging along the 2800 block of Newport Road when an unidentified white male stopped his car and asked if she wanted to get in his car. The juvenile said ,"No" and continued to jog back to her house. The juvenile described the male as...