Quarantine with family members does not mean that family and intimate partner crimes of violence or sexual abuse will not be investigated. If you or a member of your family are in danger, call for help. We recommend that you call the police, but if you don’t feel safe enough to do that now, there are agencies who can help.
Do you have a home surveillance system? Would you like to help your local police solve crimes?
Let’s be partners!
The Ephrata Police Department, in conjunction with CRIMEWATCH Technologies, Inc, is proud to introduce our “Local Lens” program. Local Lens invites individuals and businesses to contribute to the safety of their neighborhood by registering their security cameras with the Ephrata Police Department.
Serving the municipalities of Ephrata Borough, Ephrata Township, West Cocalico Township and Adamstown Borough, our officers and civilian employees are committed to providing the highest level of service to our citizens and our community and we strive to keep our neighborhoods safe through effective law enforcement as well as by preventing crimes before they occur.
On September 15, 2015 at 9:39 a.m., graffiti of a threatening nature was found in a restroom at Ephrata High School, 803 Oak Boulevard, Ephrata. School District Administration immediately notified the Ephrata Police Department and conducted a cooperative investigation. Staff determined that there...
Ephrata Police charged Daniel K. Herr, 29, of Akron with Retail Theft after he failed to pay for a $399 vacuum cleaner on September 10, 2015 at 3:30 p.m. at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township.
Ephrata Police charged Barbara L. Good, 23, of East Earl with Retail Theft after she failed to pay for $247 worth of merchandise at Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township on September 5 at 6:30 p.m.
Ephrata Police cited Ivan A. Velez, 23, of Ephrata with Harassment for his involvement in a physical altercation with a juvenile in the 100 block of Grant Street, Ephrata Borough, on September 4, 2015 at 1820 hours.