Incident Blotter

On Monday, June 3, 2019 at 1643 hrs; West Hempfield Township Police and several local fire departments responded to Rt 30 east at Hill Street in Mountville Borough for a reported vehicle crash. It was reported that a crane had struck the overpass and large pieces of concrete were thrown onto the...
On Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 1710 hrs, Officer John Schwab responded to the 3800 blk of Hillcrest Drive for a report of found property. The caller located a set of keys in her yard and did not know who they belong to. If you are missing a set of keys, contact our police department (717-285-...
On Saturday, June 16, 2018, at about 10:13 PM, an officer from the West Hempfield Township Police Department observed a driver of a yellow Chevrolet Cobalt operating the vehicle without it's required registration lights. The officer attempted to have the driver stop the vehicle at the 100 block of...
On Friday, June 15, 2018, an officer from the West Hempfield Township Police Department conducted a vehicle stop along Columbia Avenue at Minute Drive because a driver had made an illegal turn. The officer detected an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The officer then located a small...
On Tuesday, October 10, 2017, at 02:19 AM, Officers from the West Hempfield Township Police Department were dispatched to the Mountville Mennonite Church located at 205 Froelich Avenue, Mountville, PA, for suspicious activity. A caller reported that several unknown males were in the parking lot...
On Thursday, August 3, 2017, at about 11:23 AM the West Hempfield Township Police Department were dispatched to the Weis Markets Store, located at 1786 Columbia Avenue, Columbia, PA 17512, for a theft by deception complaint. A Weis loss prevention officer reported that on Tuesday, August 1, 2017,...

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On Friday, August 4, 2017, at about 11:45 AM a West Hempfield Township resident, who lives along the 3200 block of Marietta Avenue, reported an incident of suspicious activity to the West Hempfield Township Police Department. The complainant informed a West Hempfield Township Police officer that he...
On Tuesday February 21, 2017 at 1910 hours Officers from West Hempfield Twp PD were dispatched to a dwelling fire at 937 Mary Street, Mount Joy. Initial reports indicated a residence with three separate apartments was on fire and an elderly female was possibly trapped. Officer Hartranft was first...
On Sunday, February 19, 2017 at about 9:25PM, the West Hempfield Township Police Department responded to the Turkey Hill Store, located at 1490 Stony Battery Road, Lancaster, PA 17601, in West Hempfield Township, for an armed robbery. The suspect was possibly a white, or light skinned Hispanic male...

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On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, Officers from the West Hempfield Township Police Department, responded to the Speedway located on 1792 Columbia Avenue, Columbia, PA 17512, for a fight. Officers learned that an adult male, Walter Smith, had kept asking the Speedway clerk for her phone number, and...

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