8.20.13 Gun Arrest

20 August 2013 by Lt. Todd Umstead

On August 17, 2013 at approximately 8:38 p.m. multiple Lancaster City Police officers were dispatched to the intersection of Green St. and Pershing Ave. for a subject who had been involved in a fight, and had then been seen placing a hand gun into his front waistband. This incident was observed...

Amber Alert-Schuylkill County

15 August 2013 by LT Timothy Frey

 ******* AMBER ALERT CANCELLED ************** Cancelled by State Police at 11:10 PM. Alexandria Long located and Amber Alert cancelled.

Burglary Patterns / Prevention Tips

14 August 2013 by Lt. Todd Umstead

     Summer is historically a time of increased burglaries, and this summer has been no exception. Some recent patterns have been established: 

8.13.13 Theft Investigation - Need Help Identifying Suspects.

13 August 2013 by Lt. Todd Umstead

On July 13, 2013 a victim reported that her 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier coupe was stolen sometime throughout the night from the 500 blk of N. Charlotte Street.  The victim’s bank card was inside the vehicle at the time of the theft. The vehicle was recovered unoccupied in an alley adjacent to the 600 blk.

7.26.13 Pedestrian Collision

26 July 2013 by Sgt. Phil Berkheiser

At about 04:01 a.m.  July 26, 2013 officers of the Lancaster City Bureau of Police responded to the 600 block of W. Orange St for a reported Person Struck.  Upon arrival, they found a pedestrian had been struck while crossing the roadway by a vehicle which had been traveling west...

7.18.13 Park City Invasion of Privacy Arrest

19 July 2013 by Det. Lt. Jarrad Berkihiser

On May 29th, 2013 Officer Shaffer of the Lancaster City Bureau of Police responded to Park City Mall at the J.C. Penny store for a report that a male subject was video recording a female customer while she was trying on clothing in a fitting room. 

7.11.13 Suspicious Death Investigation

11 July 2013 by Det. Lt. Michael Winters

On July 10, 2013, at approx. 2:48 am, officers from the Lancaster City Bureau of Police and EMS responded to a reported Cardiac Arrest/ Unconscious Person call at 515 East End Ave. The first responding officers arrived at the residence and located an unconscious female, on the second floor. It was apparent...