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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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Officer Karl J. Hartranft was recognized this week by both the DUI Council of Lancaster County as well as the PA Aggressive Driving Enforcement & Education Program. On Monday, June 22nd, 2015, Officer Hartranft was one of several officers from across Lancaster County presented with the DUI...
UPDATE: MR SANGREY WAS LOCATED AND IS FINE. On 6/25/15, Richard "Dick" SANGREY, age 87, was reported missing. Mr. Sangrey was last seen walking from his residence, in the area of the 1900-2000 blk of Old Philadelphia Pike, between 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm Thursday 6/25. Mr. Sangrey has not returned home...
The 2015 Women's Open is just around the corner. The event will be held at Lancaster Country Club July 6-12. Traffic impacts will be on Routes 30,23 and 222 as well as local roads surrounding the course in both Manheim and East Lampeter Townships. We have included a map of the event detours on our...
A three-car crash occurred at the intersection of South Oak Street & Kissel Hill Road on 06-25-2015 at 12:29 pm. A vehicle driven by a 17 year-old female juvenile proceeded into the intersection from a stop sign without having clearance, and struck a vehicle driven by Janet L. STRUBE, 84,...
On 6/25/2015 at about 10:00 am the Stasburg Police were advised of a found dog in the area of Cross Keys Drive. The dog is in good hands. If you know the owner of the dog or the doggie's residence please contact the Strasburg Police so we can reunite the lost dog with its family. The lost dog was...