Category Archives: Crime

Dare To Care 5K run/walk to benefit Quick Response Team

The York County Quick Response Team along with Newberry Township Police Department are hosting the 7th Annual running of the Dare To Care 5K, set for Aug. 31. The event involves a 5K run/walk  and an awards ceremony. This event benefits … Continue reading

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Northeastern Regional Police report thefts from cars

Northeastern Regional Police posted this message on its Facebook page earlier today: Please lock your car up and hide your valuables. We are seeing an increase of thefts from vehicles in the past few weeks. Unlocked cars are being entered … Continue reading

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York County Missing Child Task Force to host 5K

The York County Missing Child Task Force will host a 5k run, 1 mile walk and kids’ fun run Sept. 21 to help raise funds for the team and cover expenses for Lt. Lou, the tracking hound for the task … Continue reading

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Southwestern Regional Police hires new officer

The Southwestern Regional Police Department announced Thursday the hiring of a new officer. On July 1, Nikolas A. Johnson, 29, was hired and had been working in the department’s field training program, riding with another officer. Because of Johnson’s previous … Continue reading

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Northern York County Regional Police remind public to keep Cousler Park fun for all

Northern York County Regional Police made a request of the public recently: Please take care of the park: “As summer arrives and more people begin to use the park please be mindful of what you bring to the park and … Continue reading

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BBB and one York Township resident warn against ‘US Airlines’ scam

A scam letter from a company posing as US Airlines or American Airlines has been circulating since summer 2012, according to the Better Business Bureau. Adam Wabnik of York Township said he received a letter from a company claiming to … Continue reading

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Plants stolen from Left Bank Restaurant in York

Front house manager Scot Kile with the Left Bank Restaurant on North George Street in York reported to police Tuesday that potted plants outside the restaurant had been stolen — twice. Kile said the restaurant had four large cement urns … Continue reading

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York’s National Night Out to give crime, drugs a “going away party”

National Night Out isn’t until Aug. 6, but York city is already looking for ideas for what they are calling a “going away party” for drugs and crime. The York City Police Department and the community have participated in National … Continue reading

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Police in York County conduct active shooter drills

Several police departments took part in active shooter drills in an effort to be prepared should any such incident take place at schools within their jurisdictions. Security officers from Harrisburg Area Community College’s York campus and members of the York … Continue reading

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Memorial service to be held for York County officers who died in the line of duty

The York County Police Heritage Museum and the York County Department of Emergency Services will host a memorial service 11 a.m. May 17 for local officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. The service allows members of … Continue reading

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