Monthly Archives: October 2013

Police investigate Tuesday night home invasion in Dallastown

York Area Regional Police are investigating a home invasion Tuesday night in Dallastown in which four people were tied up and belongings were ransacked, according to Sgt. Jeff Dunbar. Dunbar said that after 9:30 p.m., police were called to a … Continue reading

Posted in Lights and sirens, Police beat | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Police investigate Tuesday night home invasion in Dallastown

Police: Man hits U.S. Postal vehicle and drives off in Manchester Twp.

Northern York County Regional are asking for help in identifying the driver of a car that struck a U.S. Postal Service vehicle this morning in Manchester Township and then drove off, according to a news release. Police said that at … Continue reading

Posted in Lights and sirens, Police beat | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Police: Man hits U.S. Postal vehicle and drives off in Manchester Twp.

DUI patrols scheduled for York County and surrounding areas this weekend

Local law enforcement will be on the lookout for impaired drivers this weekend as part of the Center for Traffic Safety’s Sobriety Checkpoint and Expanded DUI/Underage Drinking Enforcement Program, according to a news release issued Wednesday. Sobriety checkpoints and roving … Continue reading

Posted in Lights and sirens | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Roundup of local district judge crime watch

Take a look at the recent criminal dispositions from a few York County district judges.

Posted in District court | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Roundup of local district judge crime watch

York City Police to offer Internet safety for parents and citizens police academy

The York City Police Department will be hosting two upcoming events — an Internet safety training session for parents and the latest Citizens Police Academy. Internet safety training session will take place Nov. 14 and Dec. 19. The department’s Community … Continue reading

Posted in Lights and sirens, Police beat | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on York City Police to offer Internet safety for parents and citizens police academy

Springettsbury Officer Honored with DUI Enforcement Award

Springettsbury Township Police Officer William Polizzotto has been selected by the Pennsylvania DUI Association as one of this year’s Top Gun Award recipients, according to a news release from the department. Polizzotto made 45 DUI arrests during calendar 2012 and … Continue reading

Posted in Police beat | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Police: Man charged with breaking 3-year-old boy’s leg

On Friday at York Hospital, a 3-year-old boy told a nurse, “Ben through (sic) me off the bed,” documents state. “Ben” is Benjamin Brian Ladd, 27, of the 2000 block of Honey Valley Road, faces charges of aggravated assault, simple … Continue reading

Posted in Lights and sirens, Police beat | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Police: Man charged with breaking 3-year-old boy’s leg

Patient First Health Care will x-ray Halloween candy, but say they’ve never found anything

Patient First Neighborhood Medical Center is offering free x-rays of Halloween candy. The digital x-rays will be offered from 6 to 9 p.m. on Halloween night. Additionally, leading up to Halloween, the centers are giving away safety blinkers at all … Continue reading

Posted in Police beat | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Patient First Health Care will x-ray Halloween candy, but say they’ve never found anything

Judge Laird’s recent district court cases

Take a look at the cases handled recently at District Court 19-2-02.

Posted in District court | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Judge Laird’s recent district court cases

The strange antics of a now convicted killer

Aric Shayne Woodard lost it during jury selection last week for his capital murder trial. I wasn’t in the courtroom at the time but later heard a woman who was rejected from serving on his jury, while looking visibly relieved, … Continue reading

Posted in Criminal court, Docket sheet | 5 Comments