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Springettsbury Township Police Department recognizes fall 2014 Citizen Police Academy attendees

On Tuesday, the Springettsbury Township Police Department recognized the attendees of their Fall 2014 Citizens Police Academy. Chief Thomas H. Hyers was on hand for the ceremony and presented each participant with a Certificate of Appreciation, according to the department’s … Continue reading

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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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Two Lancaster County men indicted on bank robbery charges

Two Lancaster County men were indicted Thursday on charges of robbing at Shillington bank, and one for attempting to rob a York County bank, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. … Continue reading

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Springettsbury police post week’s crimes

Take a look at the crimes reported in Springettsbury Township from Feb. 24 through March 2.

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Clean off your car or face a fine

State police warn drivers to clean their cars of snow and ice or they could face a fine. There have been an increase in crashes and injuries because of dislodged or falling snow from vehicles, especially tractor-trailers, according to a … Continue reading

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Newberry Township Police arrest Mechanicsburg man on burglary charges

Newberry Township Police arrested a Mechanicsburg man Friday on burglary charges, according to a news release. Mark C. Stanley of the 7000 block of Wertzville Road was charged with burglary, criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property. … Continue reading

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Carroll Township Police recognized by citizen for their help

  Carroll Township Police were honored last week by a man who had previously been in need of their help. The department posted on its Facebook page recently the special story. Ted Czech wrote about it here, or you can … Continue reading

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Northern York County Regional promotes corporal to sergeant

On Dec. 26, Northern York County Regional Police promoted Corporal John Vaughn II to the rank of sergeant. Vaughn has been a member of the department since September 1997. He was assigned as an officer in 2004 to the criminal … Continue reading

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Officers awarded for life saving efforts

Cpl. J. Jeffrey Sierotowicz and officer J. Frank Biesecker of Northern York County Regional Police Department were recognized with the Life Saving Award for their actions during an incident that occurred Oct. 6, according to a news release. The officers … Continue reading

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Police reminder: It’s illegal to leave cars running in Pennsylvania

Feel that nip in the air? Thinking of letting your car warm up while you get ready for the day? You might want to plan differently. Northeastern Regional Police reminded residents on its Facebook page Friday that it’s illegal in … Continue reading

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