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Read the agreement authorizing police to wear body cameras in schools

York City Council members said during a committee meeting Wednesday night that they want more information before they approve the use of grant funds to purchase two body cameras for school resource officers. Specifically, council members said they wanted information … Continue reading

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York City Police Department to lose two officers to attrition

The York City Police Department’s budget will shrink in 2014 because of a drop in grant funding, and fewer dollars will mean fewer boots on the street, Chief Wes Kahley said Wednesday night. The department will lose two officers through … Continue reading

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West Princess Street shooting: Resident says it’s not safe to sit on front porch

A middle-aged woman stood in her white bathrobe on the front porch of her West Princess Street home late Tuesday night and watched as city police combed the area for bullet casings following a shooting in the 600 block. “Last … Continue reading

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First time I’ve called 911 — and actually needed an officer

Most times I call 911 it’s because I need information. I need to confirm the location of a reported shooting. I need to find out if the highway has opened up after a major crash. But I called 911 last … Continue reading

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Registration open for youth summer bowling program

York City Police will host a free summer bowling program for city children from June 23 to Aug. 18.   Children ages 5 through 17 can participate every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Colony Park Lanes. Children … Continue reading

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Youth police academy to be held in August

The York City Police Department will offer a youth police academy this summer to give city children a look at how the department operates.     The week-long program will be held August 1 to 5 from 2 to 5 p.m. … Continue reading

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