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On the evening of January 10, 2018, a male attempted to break into a vending machine at a business in the 700 block of East Main Street, Ephrata Township. The male was wearing a brown jacket, blue jeans, camouflage work boots, work gloves and a hat with a large depiction of a cartoon character...
Ephrata Police responded around 12noon on 01-24-18 to a vehicle accident at N. State St and Chestnut St involving a sedan and a pickup truck. A vehicle driven by a 16yr old male from Akron, Pa. reportedly pulled from a stop sign into the path of a pick up truck that was traveling on N. State St and...

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Ephrata Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Turkey Hill, 4 Hahnstown Road, Ephrata Township on January 20, 2018 at 12:34 a.m. A male, wearing a blue hoody and a black knit cap, entered the store, displayed a hand gun and demanded cash from the clerk and another customer in...

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On 01-20-18 at approximately 2:25pm Ephrata Police responded to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of N. Academy Drive and Martin Avenue. Ephrata Police determined that vehicle driven by Warren Somers 61 of Boyertown, Pa pulled from Martin Avenue into the intersection with N. Academy and into...

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On 01-20-18 at approximately 5:10pm Ephrata Police responded to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of N. Academy Drive and Fairview Avenue. Ephrata Police determined that a vehicle driven by Vera Timoshkin F/60 of Akron was south bound on N. Academy and for unknown reason crossed into the...

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On Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at 10:20pm, the Ephrata Police received a report of a male individual soliciting money from customers in front of the KMart at 1127 Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata. Poilce responded and located Nicholas Allan Sarnicky, 22, of Whitehall, PA. Police determined he had earlier...
Ephrata Police charged a 16 year old Ephrata teen with robbery resulting from an incident which occurred on Friday, Dec. 16th, 2016. Police received a report from a juvenile male that he met an acquaintance, a 16 year old Ephrata resident, in an alleyway near the 100 block of Marshall St. in...

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Ephrata Police filed Theft charges against Gregory S. Graybill, 35, of Ephrata. On December 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Graybill removed a package, containing diapers, from a porch in the first block of Lincoln Ave, Ephrata Borough.

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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against Amy M. Boley, 28, of Ephrata. On December 14, 2016 at 1:22 p.m. Boley failed to pay for $181 worth of merchandise from Walmart, 890 East Main Street, Ephrata Township.

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Ephrata Police filed Retail Theft charges against William J. Martoia III, 36, of Honey Brook. On December 4, 2016 at 6:40 p.m. Martoia removed $343 worth of razors from Giant, 850 East Main Street, Ephrata Township. Video surveillance was used to identify Martoia.

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Ephrata Poilce investigated an accident in the 800 block of East Main Street (US322) on 03-10-16 around 7:30pm involving a vehicles driven by Leah Folkner 18 of Ephrata and Nadiya Stefanova 58 of Ephrata. Both Folkner and Stefanova were traveling west in the 800 block of East Main St when Folkner...

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On March 9, 2016 at 4:19 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to the 400 block of Brossman Road, Ephrata Township for a farm accident. The incident occurred on private property near a barn. A three year old boy, who resided at the farm, died. The investigation of the child’s death is being handled by the...
Ephrata Police responded to a 322 in the area of Walmart for a report of a two vehicle crash at 8:25 pm on Monday, March 7, 2016. A pickup truck driven by Barry Esser, 23, of Stevens, PA failed to stop for a red traffic light and collided with a Hyundai sedan driven by Alexander Coy, 20, of New...

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UPDATE- March 2, 2016- The 3 year old boy that was struck is expected to make a full recovery and the grandmother is expected to recover and be released from the hospital today. On March 1, 2016 at 4:14 p.m. Ephrata Police responded to a report of pedestrians struck by a vehicle at the intersection...
Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 1100 block of Division Hwy(Rt 322) around 5:50 AM on Monday, February 22, 2016. A Honda Civic sedan driven by Christopher Cintron-Rivera, 21 years of age, from Lancaster, was travelling eastbound and drove across the westbound lane, off the...

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The Ephrata Police investigated two (2) business burglaries that occurred in the overnight hours from Friday May 8, 2015 to Saturday May 9, 2015. Zimmerman's Transport and Zimmerman's Excavating were both entered illegally. The businesses were ransacked and money was taken. Anyone with information...
Ephrata Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at the New Life Fellowship Church at 420 East Fulton Street, Ephrata Township overnight May 3 into May 4, 2015. On the morning of Monday May 4, 2015, Church staff discovered that someone forced entry into the church and stole the Sunday...
Brandon Lee Rea, 21, Ephrata, was the driver of a vehicle which was travelling too fast to make a turn and drove off the roadway and struck a tree. Rea reported he was not injured. His vehicle was damaged requiring towing. Police filed several traffic citations related to the crash.

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