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Ephrata Police arrested Keisha McNally F/ 21 around 1700hrs on 11-25-17 on an outstanding warrant from Lancaster County Sheriff's Department. McNally was turned over to the Lancaster County Sheriff's Department.

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During the early morning hours of Tuesday November 21, 2017, change machines at two Ephrata area laundromats were broken into. The suspect was wearing an olive drab army style jacket with epaulets and a foreign flag on each shoulder, black gloves and a facemask. Anyone with information is asked to...
Ephrata Police are investigating a Hit and Run accident that occurred around 3:00pm on 11-21-17 in the 100 block of South Reading Road (PA. 272) near the Blue Ridge Cable TV Office and Royer's Flower Shop. Ephrata Police received information from a female driver from Akron, PA who reported she was...

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Ephrata Police on 11-21-17 are investigating several theft from vehicles in West Cocalico Twp. Ephrata Police received calls from residence in the areas of 700-900 Block of Wollups Hill, Mazzota and Strickler Roads area of West Cocalico Twp, for numerous theft from vehicles. Several residence in...

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On December 24, 2016 at 5:27 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to the 500 block of Mountain Road, West Cocalico Township for a shooting. The resident, Scott L. Behney, 57, reported to 911 that he had shot an intruder with his pistol. The police investigation determined that Behney was...
Ephrata Police arrested John W. Gee, 62 of Ephrata, with Simple Assault after responding to his residence for a domestic disturbance in which another family member sustained a minor facial injury. He was arrested and arraigned before MDJ Russell and transported to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of...
Ephrata Police have charged Ashley Rice, age 28, of Manheim, with Retail Theft, following an incident on 10/11/16 at the Walmart in Ephrata Township. Rice selected merchandise from the store and without having paid for the items, returned them for a value of $108.81. Rice will receive a summons.
On September 8, 2016, the Lancaster County Computer Crimes Task Force and the Ephrata Police Department, assisted by the Pennsylvania State Police Central Area Computer Crimes Task Force executed a search warrant in the 100 block of East Fulton Street Ephrata. Pursuant to the search warrant, police...
On Wednesday 12/14/16 at 1745hrs, Megan Ebling, 29 of Ephrata, was charged with Indirect Criminal Contempt after violating a Protection From Abuse Order effective on that date. Ebling was listed as a Defendant on the order which, in part, evicted her from her residence until a future hearing. After...

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Ephrata Police received a report of a burglary which occurred sometime overnight between 5/20-5/21/16. Unknown person(s) entered an apartment and stole several guns and a video game system. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ephrata Police Department at 717-738-9200.

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Ephrata Police responded to a crash involving a BMW coupe which lost control and stuck a utility pole. The BMW, driven by Teagan Pfautz, 19, of Ephrata was travelling south on S Line Rd. approaching the intersection of Indiantown Rd. A pickup truck driven by Rosalie Dyck, 21, of Burns Lake, British...

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An SUV driven by Barry Janiszewski, 66, of Phoenixville, PA, pulled out from a stop sign on Indiantown Rd. at Schoeneck Rd in Stevens, PA. The SUV was struck by a pickup truck pulling a large trailer which was traveling north and did not have a stop sign. Both occupants of the SUV were transported...

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On 5/12/16 at 0752 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated an accident involving three vehicles, on W. Main St. at Cindia Ln. in Ephrata Borough. A vehicle driven by Allenanthony Weaver, age 19, of Ephrata, failed to stop for another vehicle in front of him waiting at a red traffic signal. When Weavers...

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A vehicle driven by Jamie Trent Moyer, 25, of Denver, PA, drove off the roadway and struck a culvert. The vehicle rolled onto it's side after striking the culvert. Moyer, the only occupant of the vehicle had to be extricated by fire/rescue personnel. He was transported to Lancaster General Hospital...

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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...
The Ephrata Police Department is currently investigating threatening graffiti at Ephrata High School. A release from the school district is attached.

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Walmart asset protection associates accuse the pictured white male of stealing a $400 Go Pro camera from the electronics department in the Walmart at 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township on August 18, 2015. Anyone who recognizes the male is asked to call Ephrata Police Department at 717-733-8611.
Ephrata Police received a report of a Peacock being taken from a vehicle while the owner of the bird was at the Green Dragon Farmer's Market in the 900 Block of North State Street on Friday 8-21-15. Victim who is from Nesquehoning, PA, reported he was at the farmer's market attending the live...

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Two vehicles collided in the 1200 block of Division Highway (US 322) on 08-11-15 around 325pm. Vehicle driven by Christopher Green M/41 of Phoenixville, Pa was traveling east bound on US 322 when a vehicle driven by Shirley Wilk F/73 of Ephrata, Pa reportedly pulled from a dental office driveway...

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