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On 3/28/19 at 10:04 p.m. Ephrata Police assisted another police agency with recovering a stolen vehicle in the first block of Hilldale Dr. in Ephrata Township. During the investigation officers found drug paraphernalia and a loaded handgun in the recovered vehicle and identified the suspect using...
Ephrata Police over the last several days have conducted speed compliance checks in Ephrata and West Cocalico Townships resulting in 25 speeding citations being issued to motorist. Ephrata Police conducted a speed compliance check in the 500 Block of Stevens Road, Ephrata Township on Tuesday...

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Ephrata Police have filed DUI charges against a driver following an accident investigation on 3/1/19 at approximately 0500hrs. Police were notified of a pickup truck that slid off the roadway and into a utility pole in the 100 block of S. Reading Rd in Ephrata Borough. The driver, Nathan Bock, 21,...

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Ephrata Police along with the Lincoln Fire Company responded around 4:25am on 3-27-19 to a parking lot in the 100 Block of North Reading Road for a vehicle fire. Ephrata Police received a call from a citizen reporting he found a vehicle on fire as he was driving pass a shopping plaza in the 100...

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Ephrata Police on 03-26-19 at approximately 9:15pm arrested Matthew A. Mackey M/39 of East Earl, PA as a fugitive from justice regarding several outstanding warrants. Ephrata Police picked up Matthew A. Mackey at the Kmart in the 1100 block of South Reading Rd, Ephrata Tuesday evening while at the...

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Ephrata Police recently charged Shelby L. Brown, 35, of Newmanstown with Unsworn Falsification to Authorities. Police allege that Brown lied about her criminal history on an application to purchase a firearm in an attempt to illegally purchase a firearm at an Ephrata area firearms dealer. The...
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...

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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 5/7/16 at 1234 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated an accident involving two vehicles on W. Route 897 at Peartown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle operated by Mark Miller, age 56, pulled from the stop sign on Peartown Rd. and struck another vehicle on Rt. 897. No one was injured. One...

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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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