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On Saturday June 5, 2021, at about 6:26 pm, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the area of Brandon Park, at 525 Fairview Ave, for a report of shots fired. Officers arrived at the park and learned that approximately 20 gunshots may have been fired between two...

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Subject: Phillip CHOUB A/M/28 300 Block of E. Liberty Street, Lancaster, PA Charged with Indecent Assault (M) and Harassment (S) CHOUB is being held on a detainer for these charges On 25 May 2021 at approximately 1143 hours the subject in the attached photo approached and grabbed several female...
ARRESTED: GONZALEZ, Mamelto H/M/33 700 Block of Almanac Ave, Lancaster, Pa Charged with: Arson ( F) (1 Count) Endangering the Welfare of a Child (F) (3 Counts) Recklessly Endangering Another Person (M) (1 Count) Criminal Mischief (M) On 13 May 2021 at approximately 2258 hours, Officers were...
As part of the Lancaster City Bureau of Police ongoing efforts to curtail reckless dirt bike riding in the City, please take a look at the photographs as we attempt to identify additional subjects taking part in this nuisance behavior. Tips can be submitted to our Crimewatch page, or called in to...

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2104014045 CHRISTIAN VENTURA-TORRES DOB: 05/19/1977 100 block Locust St. Lancaster, PA Charged with: Indecent exposure, (3 ct.) Open lewdness, (3ct.) and DC M3. For incidents that occurred on 12, 13, 14 April in downtown businesses. Actor was observed masturbating his penis over, and under his...
At 1633 hours, 18 April 2021 officers were checking for subjects who had been riding dirt bikes recklessly all day. They came upon a group at some garages at 708 W. Vine St. One of the subjects tried to ride away, lost control of the bike and slammed into the side of Unit 31. He was not injured. He...
Subject: Phillip CHOUB A/M/28 300 Block of E. Liberty Street, Lancaster, PA Charged with Indecent Assault (M) and Harassment (S) CHOUB is being held on a detainer for these charges On 25 May 2021 at approximately 1143 hours the subject in the attached photo approached and grabbed several female...
ARRESTED: GONZALEZ, Mamelto H/M/33 700 Block of Almanac Ave, Lancaster, Pa Charged with: Arson ( F) (1 Count) Endangering the Welfare of a Child (F) (3 Counts) Recklessly Endangering Another Person (M) (1 Count) Criminal Mischief (M) On 13 May 2021 at approximately 2258 hours, Officers were...
2104014045 CHRISTIAN VENTURA-TORRES DOB: 05/19/1977 100 block Locust St. Lancaster, PA Charged with: Indecent exposure, (3 ct.) Open lewdness, (3ct.) and DC M3. For incidents that occurred on 12, 13, 14 April in downtown businesses. Actor was observed masturbating his penis over, and under his...
At 1633 hours, 18 April 2021 officers were checking for subjects who had been riding dirt bikes recklessly all day. They came upon a group at some garages at 708 W. Vine St. One of the subjects tried to ride away, lost control of the bike and slammed into the side of Unit 31. He was not injured. He...
On Friday March 19, 2021 at approximately 2249 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police responded to a residence on the 1st blk. New Dorwart St. Information was developed that Shane McCracken Jr. was inside the home. Officers made contact with residents at the home. While other occupants of...
On Saturday March 13, 2021 at approximately 2330 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon A, responded to a disturbance call at the Shamrock Cafe, 300 blk. W. Walnut St. As Officers obtained details for the incident they came into contact with Rodriguez. Rodriguez was a passenger in a...
On Wednesday February 10, 2021 at approximately 1624 hrs. Officers Tirado and Maenza responded to the area of Penn Medicine/ LGH for a report of an assault in progress. When Officers arrived they were informed that a female employee had been accosted by an unknown male suspect. The victim related...
On January 27, 2021 Kentucky State Police in Hardin County, KY arrested Isaac Sanchez after a vehicle pursuit. Sanchez is currently detained at the Hardin County KY Detention Center on $100,000 bail for new criminal charges stemming from the pursuit. Extradition for Sanchez will be worked out...
On Wednesday December 16, 2020 at approximately 2212 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon A, responded to the 500 blk. N. Plum St. for reports of shots fired. Callers to 911 told dispatchers that several people had been involved in a disturbance/dispute outside on N. Plum St...
Det. Ryan Hockley of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) received a referral from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) as a "Cybertip". The Cybertipline report detailed that child pornography had been uploaded to a Google account. The upload and the IP address...
On Sunday November 8, 2020 at approximately 1922 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police responded to the area of W. Strawberry St. and W. Mifflin St. for reports of shots fired. Upon arrival Officers met with a person that stated they had been shot at by a person known to them. The suspect...
On Tuesday October 6, 2020 at approximately 1517 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police responded to the 400 blk. S. Christian St. for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, Officers found that an occupied residence and a parked, unoccupied motorcycle had been struck and damaged by gunfire...
Jose William Lagares
On Monday June 1, 2020 at approximately 1417 hrs., Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police responded to the 900 blk. Fremont St. for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, Officers located a M/20 with multiple stab wounds to his legs and a lower torso. The victim was transported to the hospital for...
On Tuesday May 5, 2020 at approximately 2342 hrs. an Officer from Lancaster Bureau of Police was on patrol in the SE section of Lancaster City. The Officer checked the registration on a blue Toyota Sienna vehicle as he followed the vehicle toward the SW section of the City. Dispatch informed the...
In August 2019, Farhad Whaidullah was taken into custody for his role in a shooting that occurred on July 28, 2019 on the 1st. blk. W. Filbert St. Lopez was initially committed to LCP in lieu of bail. Wahidullah has been out on bail since August 2019 and was subject to electronic monitoring through...
On Tuesday October 1, 2019 at approximately 2323 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police responded to a residence on the 100 blk. N. Broad St. for a report of a burglary that had just occurred. When Officers arrived they met with the victim. They were told that the victim been sleeping and...
Joshua Luciano
***** PREVIOUSLY RELEASED INFORMATION ***** On Monday October 21, 2019 at approximately 0013 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon B, responded to the Emergency Medicine Department (EMD) at Lancaster General Hospital (LGH) for a report of a male that had been shot at an undisclosed...
Shamari Lee Smith
On Monday October 21, 2019 at approximately 1809 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoons D & A, responded to the 600 blk. S. Lime St. for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, Officers met with a (30) year old male resident of Lancaster. The male reported that he had been...
***** PREVIOUSLY RELEASED INFORMATION***** At 1106 hrs. Monday 9/23/19 Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon D, responded to the 300 blk. Howard Ave. for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival Officers found a male that had been shot. Officers and investigators are on-scene. Updates on...
Miguel A. Jaramillo
On 9/3/2019 Lancaster Bureau of Police published a video of the theft of a motorcycle that occurred at 702 E. King St. Det. Smith continued his investigation into this case. Det. Smith was able to develop information that identified the suspect as Miguel Jaramillo M/39. On 9/5/2019 Officers from...
As part of the Lancaster City Bureau of Police ongoing efforts to curtail reckless dirt bike riding in the City, please take a look at the photographs as we attempt to identify additional subjects taking part in this nuisance behavior. Tips can be submitted to our Crimewatch page, or called in to...

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On December 29, 2020, at approximately 7:59 AM, officers were dispatched to 25 S. Ann Street for a disturbance. The call was upgraded to a stabbing prior to officers arriving on the scene. When the officers arrived at the scene, they found a male victim who was unconscious and unresponsive inside...

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On November 1, 2020, at approximately 1:13 AM, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the 100 block of E. Chestnut Street, near Lime Street, for a report of shots fired. The officers arrived in the area and located a male victim with multiple gunshot wounds, including...

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On October 27, 2020, at approximately 11:45 PM, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the 500 block of Manor Street for a report of shots fired. When the officers arrived at the scene, they discovered a female and a male, who had gunshot injuries. The female had a...

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On October 3, 2020, at approximately 9:45 PM, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the 600 block of High Street for a shooting. Officers arrived at the scene and located a male victim with a single gunshot wound to the chest. The officers and EMS rendered aid to the...
On August 5, 2020, at approximately 2:00 pm, a group of about 25-30 people gathered at Penn Square for a demonstration. Prior to the event, members of the Lancaster City Bureau of Police made contact with the organizers and provided them with guidance to exercise their First Amendment Rights, while...

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On Saturday June 5, 2021, at about 6:26 pm, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police were dispatched to the area of Brandon Park, at 525 Fairview Ave, for a report of shots fired. Officers arrived at the park and learned that approximately 20 gunshots may have been fired between two...

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On March 18, 2021, at 6:56 pm, EMS was dispatched to the area of 33 New Dorwart Street for a male down on the sidewalk. The male was found lying on the sidewalk and unconscious. He was found laying there by a neighbor who did not see what happened. The man was transported to Penn Medicine Lancaster...

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On Wednesday March 3, 2021 at approximately 0152 hrs., Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon B, responded to the area of Columbia Ave. & Pearl St. for reports of shots fired. Officers arrived and began checking the area. People in the area told Officers that it sounded like the...

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On Monday March 1, 2021 at approximately 2226 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon B, responded to a residence on the 500 blk. Manor St. for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, Officers located a 33 year old male. The male had a laceration on the right side of his neck and...

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On February 17, 2021 Off. Leyland and Off. Deitz responded to Weis Markets 1700 Fruitville Pike in response to retail theft complaints from the store. On February 15, 2021 a female suspect took nearly $400.00 worth of baby supplies and left the store without paying for the items. The suspect was...

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On February 17, 2021 Off. Leyland and Off. Deitz responded to the Weis Market 1700 Fruitville Pike in response to retail theft complaints. Loss Prevention personnel reported theft incidents from February 14th & 15th. One of the suspects from those incidents came in on both dates. In the course...

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On Wednesday January 27, 2021 at approximately 0046 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon A, responded to the area of Pearl St. at Second St. for reports of shots fired. As Officers arrived in the area they received updated information that a person had been shot. Officers...

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On January 11, 2021 Off. Gerhart took a report for access device fraud. On January 9, 2021 the victim lost a wallet containing credit/debt cards. When the victim realized the loss, various banks and agencies were contacted to "freeze" the respective accounts. On January 11, 2021 the victim received...

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On Monday January 11, 2021 at approximately 1730 hrs. Off. Schwebel and Off. Costello met with the owner of a 2012 Nissan Rogue. The owner had parked the vehicle on the 100 blk. N. Duke St. earlier that morning. The owner believes that the key fob was dropped somewhere between the parking space and...

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On Tuesday January 12, 2021 at approximately 2022 hrs. Officers from Lancaster Bureau of Police, Platoon A, responded to the 600 blk. St. Joseph St. for reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, Officers discovered that at least (2) homes on the block had been struck by gunfire. An adult female had...

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