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Chief of Police, William "Bill" Harvey
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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.
Ephrata Police arrested Isaiah Striver M/18 from the 200 block of West Franklin Street, Ephrata for possession of a controlled substance following a vehicle stop around 11pm on 4-28-15. Police found Striver to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana. Striver was processed for an arrest,...
Alan Curtis Wood Jr was arrested on 4-30-15 at the Ephrata Motel in the 500 Block of South State Street on an outstanding PA State Parole and Probation warrant. Wood was taken into custody without incident and turned over to PA Parole and Probation.
Single vehicle crash: Vehicle driven by Elena I. Akinin F/53 of Talbotville Road, Honey Brook, Pa. crashed into a utility pole in the 1000 block of West Main Street (US 322) around 1025pm. Fire units from Linolcn Fire Department responded and had to extricate Ms. Akinin from her vehicle. Ms. Akinin...
On April 9, 2015 an employee of WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital reported that her wallet containing $50 was stolen from her unlocked hospital locker. During the investigation, Ephrata Police interviewed witnesses and reviewed video surveillance footage. On April 28, 2015, Ephrata Police filed...
Ephrata Police cited Cleason R. Martin, 27, of Ephrata with retail theft after he failed to pay for $16.98 worth of cough syrup at Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township on April 24, 2015 at 0002 hours.