1.12.13 Burglary Arrest

14 January 2013 by Lt. Todd Umstead

The below subject was arrested by Lancaster City Police officers folowing a burglary investigation:

1.07.13 Homicide Investigation

7 January 2013 by Lt. Todd Umstead

At 10:55 a.m., January 7, 2013, Lancaster City Police officers were dispatched to an apartment building on the south side of the 200 blk. W. Walnut St. for a “Check on the Welfare” call. First responding officers located a deceased adult male inside one of the apartments.

12.21.2012 McCaskey East HS Text incident

21 December 2012 by Sgt. Bill Hickey

On Friday December 21, 2012 School Resource Officers (SROs) assigned to the School District of Lancaster (SDoL) received information from school officials at Lampeter-Strasburg School District. A student at LSHS received a text message from a student at JP McCaskey East High School, earlier on December 21, 2012. 

12.21.2012 Park City Crow Cannons

21 December 2012 by Sgt. Bill Hickey

 General Growth Properties (GGP), the owning/managing company of Park City Center is implementing a number of efforts to deter the number of crows congregating on the roof of the mall. GGP has applied for a noise variance from the City of Lancaster.

Robbery Arrests

19 December 2012 by Det. Lt. Clark Bearinger

     Shortly before 12:30 pm today, December 18th  Officers were dispatched to Luciano’s Store, located at 259 W. King St, for the report of a Robbery with a knife, that had just occurred. As Officers were arriving, information was obtained that the suspects involved had fled into the Umbrella Works...