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Ephrata Police at approximately 0740hrs Friday 03-15-19 were called to the 100 Block of South Market St Ephrata for an single vehicle accident involving an overturned SUV. Ephrata Police determined the driver, Alexander Shaub M/28 of Lititz, PA was traveling north on S. Market St and after cresting...

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Ephrata Police were called to the first block of Hummer Road at West Main St (US 322) Ephrata Borough around 1010am Friday 3-15-19 for an overturned Horse and Carriage accident. Ephrata Police arrived and determined the Horse and Carriage was driverless and there were no injuries. Police determined...

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Over the past month two Ephrata area banks have been the victim of skimming devices attached to their ATM machines. In both cases customers reported difficulty inserting cards into the machine. On the evening of Sunday March 10, 2019, the two men in the attached pictures and video attached a...
Ephrata Police recently charged James O. Peck, 30, of Ephrata, with Statutory Sexual Assault, Unlawful Contact with a Minor and Corruption of Minors. Police allege that Peck was engaged in a sexual relationship with a female less than 16 years old from December of 2017 until January of 2019 at a...
Police are asking for assistance in identifying a suspect who used stolen credit cards to make purchases at a local electronics store. If you know who the person in the black hat and jacket is in these pictures, please contact Officer Nixon with the Ephrata Police Department at 717-738-9200 x260 or...

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Ephrata Police have charged Carmen M. Leger, 43, of Lebanon with one summary count of Theft of Services after investigation revealed that the electric meter at her business, CJ Deli Grocery, 244 N. State St. in Ephrata Borough was tampered with. Utilizing new digital metering technology the Borough...
Ephrata Police arrested Adam Beears on 03-22-18 at approximately 1200hrs following an investigation into an assault which occurred during the early morning hours of 03-21-18. Adams Beears is reported to have assaulted a female in the early morning hours of 03-21-18 in the 100 Block of Grant Street...
On February 16, 2018, Ephrata Police detectives interviewed Jeffrey Garrett, 19, of Adamstown about his involvement in a robbery in which Garrett was later charged. During the interview, Garrett gave written consent for police to search his cellular phone for evidence. During an analysis of the...
The Ephrata Police Department charged Travis C. Leakey, 34, of Blue Ball, Jonathan McWilliams, 29, of Ephrata and Danielle McWilliams, 36, of Ephrata with retail theft, theft by deception and criminal conspiracy related to an investigation into multiple incidents of shoplifting and returning stolen...
Ephrata Police recently arrested Jazmine R. Ford, 30, of Ephrata for Forgery. In September 2017, Ford forged 8 checks belonging to an acquaintance and cashed them at a bank in Ephrata Township while he was out of state. In February, Ephrata Police obtained a warrant for Ford’s arrest. On March 1,...

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On 5/28/16 at 0955 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident in the 800 Block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Township. A vehicle driven by a 16 year old female from Ephrata, was west bound on E. Main St. and failed to stop for a red traffic signal and struck another vehicle entering E. Main St...

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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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Ephrata Police are investigating a Hit and Run crash which occurred near the intersection of East Main St and Washington Ave on 09-25-17 around 5:50pm. A gold in color Chevrolet/Saturn style sedan struck a vehicle when it turned into the path of a Green Jeep Liberty (SUV) traveling west on E. Main...

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The Ephrata Police are attempting to identify the female wearing the pink ball cap and grey sweatshirt regarding her involvement in a retail theft incident at the Ephrata Walmart on 09/03/2017. Anyone who can identify her please call Detective Graeme Quinn at 717-738-9200 ext 242.
UPDATED 9/8/17 1000: On September 7, 2017 at 9:19 a.m. Ephrata Police were dispatched to an accident with entrapment at the intersection of West Main Street and Lancaster Ave, Ephrata Borough. A SUV driven by Alissa K. Nolt, 21, of Denver pulled onto West Main Street from Lancaster Ave and was...
Ephrata Police are investigating a burglary which occurred on Project Drive, Denver (West Cocalico Township) involving the theft of two dirt bikes. Victim reported that during the early morning hours of 03 Sept, 2017 someone entered their storage garage and removed two Blue Yamaha TTR model motor...

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Ephrata Police investigated a sofa fire incident reported on 8-20-17 where the sofa was ignited and left to burn in the middle of the intersection at Mt. Airy and Sandy Hill Roads in West Cocalico Township, Lancaster County. There were no injuries or damage reported. Ephrata Police were able to...

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