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Ephrata Police arrested James Renz for Public Drunkenness following a trespassing incident in the 100 Block of N. State St Thursday evening, 1-11-18 at approximately 6:20pm. Renz was taken into custody and held until sober. Renz was given a citation for Public Drunkenness.
Ephrata Police were called to the 100 Block of Martindale Road, Ephrata Township on 01-11-18 around 6:15pm for a suspicious vehicle stopped in a along the roadway blocking a driveway for an extended period of time. Ephrata Police arrived to find a male sleeping behind the wheel of his vehicle while...
Ephrata Police responded to a motor vehicle accident on 01-10-18 which occurred at approximately 10:10pm. Police investigation determined a vehicle being driven north bound on N. State St by 18yr old Makayla London of the 200 Blk Duke St, Ephrata collided with a vehicle being driven west bound on...

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Ephrata Police responded to the 300 block of Duke St around 8:55am on 10-11-17 for a male causing a disturbance by yelling and throwing clothing and furniture out onto the street. Police arrived to find Kyle S. Woods breaking furniture and throwing items and being aggressive toward police. Woods...
Ephrata Police responded to a fight call in the area of 18 West Main St Saturday afternoon around 2:40pm involving a female and male. Police found Joyce Carroll who according to witnesses became loud with a male and then pushed and struck the male. She further attacked and hit a second male who was...
Ephrata Police recently charged Jonathan W. McWilliams, 29, of Ephrata with five counts of Theft from Motor Vehicle. During the overnight hours on August 14, 2017, McWilliams entered five unlocked vehicles in the areas of Michael Court and East Main Street, Ephrata Borough and stole property with a...
The Ephrata Police were called to a residence in the first block of E Franklin St. in Ephrata Borough on Sept. 9, 2017 at approximately 1:20 PM for a report of a man in violation of a Protection From Abuse order. Ephrata police arrived and located George Briggs, who had previously been served with...

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On Sept. 9, 2017, the Ephrata Police arrested George Briggs, 50, of Adamstown, after he was found in violation of a Protection From Abuse order which had been served on him less than two hours previously. Police served Briggs with the PFA on Sept. 8, 2017 at approximately 10:15pm, which prohibited...

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On 7/25/17 at 1324 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving three vehicles in the 1100 block of S. State St (RT 272) in Ephrata Township. A cattle truck, driven by Bryan Weaver, age 21, of Newmanstown PA, failed to stop for stopped traffic and struck the back of one vehicle...

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On 7/20/17 at 1729 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on S. Line Rd. at Indiantown Rd. in West Cocalico Township. A vehicle driven by Ester Hoover, age 59, of Denver, pulled from the stop sign on Indiantown Rd. into the path of a vehicle on S. Line Rd. No one was injured. Both...

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On 7/16/17 at 0154 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 2700 block of N. Reading Rd. in Adamstown Borough. A northbound vehicle, driven by Cody Martin, age 19, of Mohnton, crossed over the oncoming lane, went onto an embankment where it sheared a large business sign and...

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On 7/15/17 at 2237 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the 2600 block of W. Route 897 in West Cocalico Township. A westbound vehicle, driven by Alyssa Merkey, age 41, of Reading, crossed over the oncoming lane, sheared a utility pole and crashed into an occupied residence. No one...

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On 7/15/17 at 2027 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of N. Ridge Road and Route 897 in Reinholds, West Cocalico Township. A south bound vehicle, driven by Sarah Kurczewski, age 19, of Mohnton, failed to stop for a STOP sign and struck a vehicle traveling...

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Several light poles along the Major Richard Winters Linear Trail were vandalized between October 13 and October 14, 2017. Wires within the pole were accessed and cut. Anyone with information about this vandalism is asked to contact Officer Lucky at 717-738-9200 x266.
Ephrata Police received a shoplifting complaint from Walmart asset protection indicating that the pictured couple stole $900 worth of On-line Streaming Players on October 13, 2017 at 2:15 a.m. from the Ephrata Walmart. Anyone who can identify this couple is asked to contract Officer Rodriguez at...
On October 6, 2017 at 2:03 a.m. Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident involving an ambulance in the first block of Akron Road, Ephrata Borough. On October 6, 2017 at 1:38 a.m. Ephrata Community Ambulance responded to a medical emergency in the first block of Akron Road, Ephrata Borough...
UPDATED October 5, 2017 at 11:10 a.m.: On October 4, 2017 at 0904 hours, Ephrata Police responded to vehicle accident with entrapment in the 300 block of South Reading Road, Ephrata Borough. A northbound Toyota sedan driven Ernest T. Capizzi, 64, of Lititz was struck in the rear by a northbound...
Ephrata Police on 9-29-17 filed criminal charges against Amy Blackburn F/40 of Tom Ave., Ephrata, PA and Jason Enright M/36 of Stephen Circle, Ephrata, PA following an investigation into a heroin and fentanyl overdose death of a 30yr old Ephrata man that occurred in August, 2017 in Ephrata, PA...

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