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On 7/18/18 at 2013hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on N Reading Rd. at Schoeneck Rd. A vehicle driven by Wesley Kurtz, 23, of Reinholds, failed to stop for a red traffic signal and struck another vehicle in the intersection. An 81 year old female passenger in the struck vehicle...

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On 7/18/18 at 1340 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident on W. Main St. at Academy Dr. in Ephrata Borough. A work van driven by Michael Sullivan, 27, of Souderton PA, was east bound on Main St., when Sullivan was distracted by reaching for a water bottle. Sullivan’s vehicle proceeded...

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On July 15, 2018 at 7:30am, the Ephrata Police received a report of a theft from a vehicle parked in the parking lot of the Hampton Inn, 380 E Main St. Ephrata Borough. The person reported that a laptop computer, bag containing personal items and some cards and gifts were stolen from the vehicle...

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On Tuesday, July 17, 2018 between 7:00am and 9:30am the Ephrata Police Department conducted speed enforcement in the first block of East Main St. in Reinholds. Police cited 14 drivers with speeding offences. Violations ranged from 40-47mph in the posted 25mph speed zone and violations occurred in...

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Ephrata Police investigated complaints of graffiti vandalism to 19 properties in a 9-block radius of downtown Ephrata Borough which occurred during the early morning hours of July 2, 2018. Most of the vandalism contained the word “SUNA”. This graffiti vandalism spree caused approximately $8,750 in...

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The Ephrata Police Dept. arrested Ashley A. Beach, 30, of Ephrata on an outstanding Lancaster County bench warrant. Police stopped a vehicle in which Beach was a passenger in the 100 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. Beach was also found to be in possession of a prescription controlled...
The Ephrata Police Dept. arrested Ashley A. Beach, 30, of Ephrata on an outstanding Lancaster County bench warrant. Police stopped a vehicle in which Beach was a passenger in the 100 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. Beach was also found to be in possession of a prescription controlled...
Ayssa M. Luzi F/27 of Coatsville, Pa. was arrested approximately 2350hrs on 1-10-17 on an outstanding Berks County Sheriff's Warrant. Luzi was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped at East Main St and Lake Street, Ephrata for a traffic violation. Luzi was taken into custody without incident and...
In August of 2016 a resident of the first block of South Maple Street, Ephrata Borough, reported to the Ephrata Police that a .22 caliber hand gun was stolen from his residence sometime over the past few months. Police determined that the gun was pawned at a pawnshop in Lynchburg, VA. 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...

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Ephrata Police responded shortly after 7am for a motor vehicle crash into a utility pole in the first block of Bethany Road at Wyneberry Drive. Police arrived to find the driver out of his black Ford Mustang stumbling and having difficulty standing. The driver appeared to be not injured but...

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Vue was driving a vehicle travelling west in the 1100 block of West Main St. in Ephrata Borough when a sudden, severe rainstorm occurred. She lost control of her westbound vehicle which travelled across the eastbound lane and struck a utility pole on the side of the road before the vehicle turned...

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Ephrata Police responded to a domestic disturbance in the 1100 block of Steinmetz Road on Wednesday 10 June, 2015 around 0820hrs involving a 13 year old Ephrata Male and his mother. It was reported the 13yr old had a BB Rifle. Ephrata Police arrived and were immediately confronted with the 13 yr...

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Ephrata Police arrested two female juveniles following a shoplifting incident at the K-Mart in the 1100 Block of S. State Street, Ephrata. K-Mart Loss prevention personnel reported a 16yr old Ephrata Female and a 17 yr old Adamstown female took several items of clothing concealing them in a...

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Ephrata Police cited three people with Harassment after a verbal altercation turned physical on May 30, 2015 at 12:22 p.m. in the first block of East Pine Street, Ephrata Borough. Harassment citations were filed against Joseph M. Gallo, Jr, 27, of Ephrata, Dwayne A. Christ, 49 of Ephrata and James...

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