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The Ephrata Police Department is investigating a vehicle crash involving a car and a motorcycle which occurred at approximately 11:45pm on Thursday, August 2, 2018. It was reported that a motorcycle travelling eastbound on W. Main St. approaching Oak St. struck the rear of a sedan also travelling...

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On Tuesday, July 31 2018 between 2:00pm and 6:00pm the Ephrata Police Department conducted a speed enforcement detail in the 600 block of South State Street in Ephrata Borough. Police cited 30 drivers with speeding and other traffic offenses. Violations ranged from 41-54 mph in the posted 25 mph...

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On 07-30-18 at approximately 0820 a.m., Ephrata Police located an unconscious female in the driver's seat of a gray sedan parked at the Ephrata Walmart, 800 Block of East Main Street, Ephrata Township. Police also found a 3 year old child in the front passenger seat while the unconscious female was...
On Friday July 27, 2018 at approximately 9:20 a.m. the Ephrata Police were dispatched to the employee parking lot at the WellSpan Brossman Center for Health - 136 Lake Street, Ephrata Borough. According to the dispatch, a caller saw a couple in the area and suspected drug activity. Police arrived...
For several months the Lancaster County Drug Task Force and the Ephrata Police Department have been conducting a joint investigation into drug activity at a residence in the first block of East Pine Street, Ephrata Borough. On July 26, 2018, Lancaster County Drug Task Force detectives obtained an...

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Ephrata Police were called to the first block of East Pine Street on 06-28-18 at approximately 5:30am for a group of people in the street acting suspiciously. Police arrived to find four people hanging around vehicles who reportedly "just dropped off a friend". Police found a male, Jack B. Marks M/...
On Monday June 25, 2018 at approximately 8:35 a.m. the Ephrata Police were dispatched to a Robbery in Progress at the Ephrata National Bank downtown access located at 42 E. Main Street, Ephrata Borough. According to the dispatch, a man was inside and refusing to leave until the police came. Ephrata...

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Ephrata Police file charges against Kyle D. Smith M/18 of the 100 Block of Washington Ave, Ephrata for possession of Heroin, Marijuana and drug paraphernalia following a call along the Ephrata Rail Trail to the rear of 100 North State Street. Citizen reported suspicious activity of a male passed...
Ephrata Police have charged David Esh, 38, of Quarryville with Burglary. Police allege that Esh burglarized a business and a travel trailer in the 200 block of Kline Road, West Cocalico Township, during the early morning hours of June 8, 2018. On June 9, 2018, when Esh was arrested for a burglary...

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Ephrata Police charged Denise A. Keeler,53, of Ephrata with Retail Theft after asset protection associates at Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township, witnessed her fail to pay for $96 worth of merchandise on June 16, 2018 at 12:50 p.m.

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On 5/31/18 at 1424hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving two vehicles on West Main Street at Oak Street in Ephrata Borough. An east bound vehicle driven by Janet Fisher, 74, of Denver, failed to stop for a vehicle that was stopped in front waiting to turn left and struck the...

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Ephrata Police responded around 1130pm on 05-26-18 for a three vehicle accident in the 800 Block of East Main St, (US 322) involving two vehicles and a motorcycle with two riders. Ephrata Police discovered that a vehicle driving west bound by Alyssa C. Raftovich F/27 of Ephrata, collided with a...

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On 5/24/18 at 2311hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 1700 Block of Lincoln Gardens Rd. in Ephrata Township. The investigation revealed a Ford Mustang driven by Paul Lukridge, 43, of Ephrata, drove off the right side of the road way and struck a utility pole. Lukridge was not...

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On 5/6/18 at 1424hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident on Wenger Drive in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Kate Raski, age 36, of Ephrata, swerved into the oncoming lane and struck an approaching vehicle on the side, pushing it over the curb. Raski’s vehicle came to rest...

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On 4/25/18 at 1715hrs, Ephrata Police were called to investigate a complaint of an open burning ordinance violation in the 100 block of East Main St. in Adamstown Borough. Police attempted to identify the violator who falsely identified himself several times. Police continued the investigation on...

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Ephrata Police investigated an accident at the intersection of Royer and Rothsville Roads on 6-14-18 at approximately 1015hrs. Ephrata Police arrived to find two vehicles collided within the intersection after a south bound van driven by Claudia Yang F/22 of Ephrata apparently failed to stop for a...

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Ephrata Police investigated a two car crash at the intersection of Schoneck and Indiantown Roads on 6-14-18 around 0830am. A vehicle driven by 21yr old female Katelyn Bennett of Reinholds, reportedly pulled on to Schoneck Road from the stop sign on Indiantown Rd when it was not clear to do s...

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Ephrata Police responded to the 100 Block of Parkview Heights Road for the report of a crash involving a Horse and Buggy wagon and automobile with injuries. Ephrata Police found a vehicle being driven by Francis Miller of Lititz, Pa was west bound in the 100 block of Parkview Hgts Rd and struck the...

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Ephrata Police were called to the Ephrata Senior High School on 06-05-18 for the report of vandalism to a tree. School officials reported person(s) unknown attempted to cut down a mature approximately 40ft tall maple tree located at the rear school parking lot near the Ephrata War Memorial Field...
Ephrata Police recently completed the investigation of a vehicle accident that occurred in the 600 block of Mount Airy Road, West Cocalico Township, on March 13, 2018 at 0820 hours. A red Mazda sedan driven by Austin Sauder, 18, of Stevens, lost control and collided with a red Pontiac driven by...

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