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Ephrata Police arrested Chelsea Beiler F/21 Last known address of Adamstown, PA following an incident Sunday evening in Ephrata Borough. Ephrata Police received a call from a vehicle owner from Pottstown, PA who reported his vehicle was missing since early Sunday afternoon and was reportedly in...

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On Wednesday May 22, 2019 the Ephrata Police received a report that Trevor McNeil had taken his mother's car keys from her by force and had subsequently stolen her car and cash. She was also injured in the struggle, which occurred at her home in the 100 block of Washington Avenue, Ephrata. Officers...

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On 5/22/19 at 1939 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run vehicle accident in the 100 Block of Martindale Rd in Ephrata Township. Witnesses reported seeing a white truck strike a utility pole and mailbox and flee the scene. Witnesses reported the male driver stopped the truck about a mile...
On the evening of May 19, 2019 until the early morning hours of May 20, 2019, the Ephrata Police Department assisted other emergency services organizations in Ephrata Borough, Ephrata Township and West Cocalico Township with storm damage related calls. Police received over 70 storm related calls...
On 5/10/19 at 1626 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident involving one vehicle into a utility pole in the 200 block of South Reading Rd. in Ephrata Borough. Witnesses reported the driver drifted off the roadway and struck the pole. The driver was taken to an area hospital in stable...

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Ephrata Police arrested Allison R. Schnitzer F/18 of Abingdon, MD after employees of the Ephrata Staples store in the 300 Block of North Reading Road, called to report Schnitzer inside the store huffing cans of compressed air. Ephrata Police responded around 9:45am Sunday 3-31-19 for a female...
Ephrata Police arrested Rachelle L. Ulrich F/43 of Akron, PA for public drunkenness Sunday 3-31-19 at approximately 9:20pm. Ephrata Police were called to the 200 Block of North Reading Road Sunday evening for a female who appeared highly intoxicated; it was reported she was stumbling around a...
Ephrata Police cited Christopher Bock M/62 of Uxbridge, Massachusetts following and incident at the Ephrata Walmart around 5pm Sunday 3-31-19. Ephrata Police received a report from Walmart Asset Protection of an accident in the parking lot involving a white box truck which struck a cart corral...
Ephrata Police recently charged Norma J. Harbold, 76, of Brownstown, with Theft by Deception for defrauding an Ephrata resident of $112,750 in cash and property. For over a year, the victim, a senior citizen with poor eyesight, relied on Harbold to fill out the victim’s checks to pay her bills...
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...

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On Tuesday, July 31 2018 between 2:00pm and 6:00pm the Ephrata Police Department conducted a speed enforcement detail in the 600 block of South State Street in Ephrata Borough. Police cited 30 drivers with speeding and other traffic offenses. Violations ranged from 41-54 mph in the posted 25 mph...

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On 7/24/18 at 1445hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on RT 222 south bound in Ephrata Township. The two vehicles involved were south bound on RT222 when the front vehicle slowed for traffic in front of it. The second vehicle, driven by Nicholas Stratton, 23, of Sinking Springs,...

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On 7/24/18 at 0827hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident in the first block of E. Chestnut St. in Ephrata Borough. Chanborany Chap, 42, of Ephrata, was east on Chestnut St. when she fell asleep and her vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole. Chap was taken to an area...

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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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Ephrata Police are investigating the theft of an important key from a bed & breakfast in Ephrata Borough on January 25, 2019. The antique key is from a box lock or rim lock system. Police are attempting to identify the female in the attached photographs and video. She may have information...
Ephrata Police responded around 1130hrs on 01-24-19 to the intersection of West Main St and Fulton Street for a truck pulling a trailer which lost it's load as it negotiated a bend in the roadway. Robert Hiltebeitel M/66 of Elverson, Pa was driving east bound on US 322 (E. Main St) when as he...

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On the morning of January 23, 2019, a camera smartphone stabilizer / gimbal was found near the intersection of West Main Street and Fulton Street in Ephrata Borough. If you lost this item, contact Officer Garver at 717-738-9200 x209.
On January 20, 2019 at 4:56 p.m., Ephrata Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident with entrapment in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. A northbound vehicle, driven by an 18-year-old Ephrata man, traveled through an ice patch, lost control, left the roadway and overturned...
PETS and COLD WEATHER REMINDER Ephrata Police have received multiple calls about the same location in West Cocalico Township Regarding a suspected neglect or mistreatment of a dog. We have been on scene to investigate. We have consulted with the Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office, and have...

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