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On the digital beat, York County cops embrace social media

Note: This post is the first in a series of articles focusing on cops in York using social media. Information is power, says Carroll Township Police Department spokesman David Smith. And the quicker that information can get out to the … Continue reading

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Don’t wear your PJs to district court

Post by York Daily Record/Sunday News.

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York County crime watch 7/19/14

Take a look at what’s been happening in district courts around York County. Judge Jeffrey Oberdorf: District Judge Jeffrey Oberdorf's crime watch

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Live Coverage of Gregory Allen Hess’ Bail Hearing

Accused twice of trying to hire a hit man to kill someone, Gregory Allen Hess has a bail hearing today. The first person Hess, 46, allegedly wanted killed was his estranged wife’s boyfriend. The hired hit man in that attempt … Continue reading

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Police: Dillsburg man leads police on chase on Interstate 78

A Dillsburg man left the scene of a crash and then led police on a chase through two counties on Interstate 78 on Monday before he eventually crashed and was arrested, according to a news release. Joshua David Hanna, 21, … Continue reading

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Police: Armed man robbed business in Hanover Crossing Shopping Center

By Brandon Stoneburg The Hanover Borough Police Department is searching for a man in connection with a May 12 armed robbery in the Hanover Crossing Shopping Center, Chief Dwayne Smith said in a news release. After pretending to be a … Continue reading

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Spring Garden Township Police Department unveils new website

Spring Garden Township Police unveiled a new website this week. The police department now officers services through the CRIMEWATCH Network to let people sign up for email alerts, submit tips, view arrests and wanted lists, and share items on social … Continue reading

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York Area Regional Police warn of phone scam

York Area Regional Police are warning residents of a phone scam. People are receiving phone calls from 717-759-3044, a Glen Rock number, which shows “Walmart” on the caller ID, police said. The caller has a heavy accent and will ask … Continue reading

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Don’t mess with Walmart

Matthew A. Gaspin admitted he didn’t read the fine print. So, when he got caught shoplifting a TV soundbar from Walmart in West Manheim Township on Aug. 23, 2013, he also got hit with a defiant trespass charge. It seems … Continue reading

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CAPOC plans April walk to end child abuse

The Child Abuse Prevention/Outreach Committee is planning its 6th annual Walk and Family Fun Day to end child abuse. The walk, set at Penn Park at 100 West College Ave. in York, will be 10 a.m. April 12. The 1.2 … Continue reading

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