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On Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 3:30 a.m., Ephrata Police observed Adam L. Helman, 27, of New Holland, in the 1000 block of Henn Avenue, Ephrata Borough, loitering and prowling around multiple homes. Police made contact with Helman and confirmed that he was wanted on an outstanding Lancaster...
On Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 6:16 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to the 100 block of Heritage Road, Ephrata Township, for a disturbance. A resident requested assistance with a family member who, while under the influence of drugs, had locked her out of the residence and was destroying furniture...
On Thursday, February 18, 2021 at approximately 9:00pm, an Ephrata Police officer observed a jackknifed tractor-trailer on Rt. 222 in the area of the Rt. 322 overpass on the southbound side of the highway. As the officer approached the area on the northbound side, he observed a large box truck...

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On February 7, 2021 at 4:38 a.m., Ephrata Police responded to a domestic disturbance in the 1st block of North Church Street, Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police charged Melinda Slauenwhite, 39 years old, of Ephrata with Aggravated Assault and Simple Assault as the result of an investigation into an...
Ephrata Police recently filed charges against Paul A. Clark, 47, of Columbia, PA, for two separate incidents on January 22, 2021 in Ephrata Township. At 12:27 p.m. Walmart asset protection employees allege that Clark left Walmart, 890 East Main Street, without paying for merchandise worth $36.59...

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On 1-10-2021 Ephrata Police were called to a home in the 100 Block of Parkview Heights Road, Ephrata Township, for a male making threats towards others in the home with a knife. Reportedly, Tyler Smith M/20 of Ephrata PA, was upset following a verbal dispute involving two (2) female victims and...
On December 30, 2020 at 8:30 a.m., Ephrata Police arrested Jason A. Umble, 24, of New Holland, on a Forgery Warrant upon locating him at an Ephrata motel. Police obtained the warrant as a result of the investigation into counterfeit $50 bills that had been passed at Sheetz in Ephrata on November 15...

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On December 25, 2020 at 6:01 a.m., Ephrata Police responded to a disturbance in the 300 block of West Sunset Ave., Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police charged Louis A Estrada, Jr., 34, of Ephrata with Simple Assault as the result of an investigation into an altercation at the residence. Estrada failed...

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On Wednesday February 26, 2020 at approximately 0849 hrs the Ephrata Police Department responded to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of S State St and Old Mill Rd in Ephrata Borough. A GMC suv driven by Jay Kreiner of Ephrata proceeded from a stop sign without clearance and was struck by a...

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On Friday evening 2/21/20, Ephrata Police conducted a traffic detail on Main St. in Adamstown Borough in response to citizen reports of loud cars and reckless driving in that area. Police stopped seven vehicles, issued six citations for stop sign violations, an inspection violation and reckless...

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On 11/16/19 at 1257 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to West Main Street at Church Avenue in Ephrata Borough for a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle. A 39 year old Ephrata Woman was crossing Main St. after receiving the walk signal, when she was struck by a vehicle on N. Church St. turning left...

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Ephrata Township; US 322/ East Main St East and West bound lanes will be CLOSED for several hours due to serious motorcycle crash with injuries. The roadway will be shut between Bethany Road and Pleasant Valley Road to allow utility crews time to replace utility pole and wires. Ephrata Police...
On 10/23/19 at 0653hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving a person struck, on West Locust Street at North State Street in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Laura Martin, age 22, of Ephrata, turned left from State Street and struck Madelon Metzger, 68, of Ephrata, while she...

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The Ephrata Police Department is investigating the cause of the recent fire at the Ephrata Performing Arts Center, 320 Cocalico Street, Ephrata Borough. If you were in the Thomas Grater Park between 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday November 24, 2020, and observed anyone, including a male on a...
Ephrata Police are attempting to identify the suspect in a theft case. A resident of Ephrata Borough reported that on the evening of November 27, 2020 a package was stolen from his front porch. The porch pirate is described as a white male, wearing a dark colored long coat and a light-colored...
Ephrata Police recently charged Amy Nicole Sirmons, 33, of Ephrata, and Corey Scott Prokay, 32, of Lancaster, with Criminal Trespass and Criminal Conspiracy as the result of an investigation into an incident at an Ephrata Township hotel on October 26, 2020. Police allege that Sirmons, an employee...
Ephrata Police responded to a two vehicle crash in the 1200 block of Pleasant View Road, Ephrata Township Thursday 11-12-20 around 7:10pm. Ephrata Police determined a vehicle driven west bound on Pleasant View Road by a 16yr old Ephrata male apparently drifted into the oncoming lane and struck the...

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Ephrata Police recently filed Arson charges at the Lancaster County Juvenile Court as a result of the investigation into a deck fire that occurred on November 9, 2019 at 4:30 a.m. at the AMVETS Post 136 in Ephrata Borough. Police allege that a 17-year-old male ignited debris on fire with a...

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