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On Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 10:20pm, Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle in the 800 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Twp. in which Angeleigha R. Burkholder, 18, of Denver, PA, was a passenger. Burkholder was found to have an active warrant through the Ephrata Police Department for...
On Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 10:20pm, Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle in the 800 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Twp. in which Frisco L Ramos, 33, of 838 Circle Dr. Gap, was a passenger. Ramos was found to have an active Lancaster County Bench Warrant. He was arrested and turned...
On Saturday, November 17, 2018 at approximately 11:37pm, Ephrata Police stopped a vehicle in the 800 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Twp. in which Vincent Michael Dull, 26, of 48 Akron Rd. Ephrata, was a passenger. Dull was found to be in possession of a loaded handgun, which he did not have a...
Kyra Long (f/19) of Ephrata was charged with one count of Simple Assault after a violent altercation in the home of a 15 year old Ephrata girl. Long fled prior to police arrival but was arrested later the same night at a neighbor's home. Long was arraigned at Lancaster County Prison and released on...
Ephrata Police arrested David J. Donley M/30 of Main St, Lititiz, PA, after he was stopped by Ephata Walmart Security for allegedly failing to pay for items he had in a shopping cart. Donley reportedly walked out of the store with several hundred dollars worth of merchandise. Donley was arrested...

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img_04691.jpg On Sunday, March 26, 2017 at approximately 3:40 PM, Ephrata Police responded to the Turkey Hill Mini Market at 4 Hahnstown Rd. in Ephrata Township for a report of a vehicle which had driven through a fence and over an embankment. Police arrived to find that a Ford f-250 driven by...
An Ephrata man has been charged with delivering heroin to a patient at Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital who died as a result of an overdose. Ephrata Police detectives charged Paul Rinear, 31, of Ephrata, with a felony count of drug delivery resulting in death. On March 10, 2017 Rinear covertly...
On Saturday 3/25/17 at 2040 hrs. a 29 year old male from Ephrata reported he was robbed in the area of the basketball court at 39 E. Queen St in Ephrata Borough. The victim reported a male threatened him with a handgun while attempting to take his electric powered scooter. Ephrata Police responded...

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Update to original 03/10/2017 post: https://lancaster.crimewatchpa.com/ephratapd/10338/cases/theft-school-pa... After posting and requesting assistance, the Ephrata Police Department received multiple tips regarding the thefts from parking lots. The tips led officers to Joseph-Jon Albert "JJ"...
Ephrata Police on Sunday 03-19-17 at approximately 1220hrs picked up Todd S. Racine M/22 on a felony Forgery warrant. Racine was found at his home in the 1300 block of West Main Street Ephrata where he was taken into custody without incident. Ephrata Police Det. Bartholomew had filed Felony Forgery...

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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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Ephrata Police cited five people who were involved in an altercation on the sidewalk on May 30, 2015 at 4:48 p.m. The altercation, which included pushing, shoving, screaming and yelling, moved between East Fulton Street, Lake Street and Gross Street. Police filed Disorderly Conduct citations...

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On 05-29-15 at approximately 3pm police investigated a crash involving two vehicles in the 1200 Block of West Main Street. Jesus Gonzalez Dejesus M/36 of 300 block of Sassafras Terrace, Mt Joy, was traveling east bound on W. Main Street when he crossed over into the oncoming lane and crashed into a...

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EPHRATA COUPLE CHARGED IN ‘HIGH-LEVEL’ DRUG OPERATION; INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO FATAL OVERDOSES FROM: Office of the District Attorney - Lancaster County A collaborative effort between Lancaster County and Berks County Drug Task Forces and Ephrata police resulted in arrests this week of a major...
On October 2, 2015 at 11:54 p.m., Ephrata Police responded to the 100 block of Church Ave., Ephrata Borough, for a stabbing. A physical altercation occurred in the backyard of a residence between two men both of whom believed that the other was interfering with their relationship with a female. The...
Around 11pm on Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, the pictured suspect entered the Turkey Hill store at 3585 Rothsville Rd. in Ephrata and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect did display a handgun and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. Anyone with information is asked to call the Ephrata Police...

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At 11:28 a.m. on Wednesday September 30, 2015, the Susquehanna Bank (a branch of BB&T) Lincoln location was robbed by a white male wearing a black hoodie, sunglasses, and gloves. The thief made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. He is described as having pale skin. If anyone recognizes...

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On September 15, 2015 at 9:39 a.m., graffiti of a threatening nature was found in a restroom at Ephrata High School, 803 Oak Boulevard, Ephrata. School District Administration immediately notified the Ephrata Police Department and conducted a cooperative investigation. Staff determined that there...

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