Incident Blotter

On Friday, February 21, 2020, Police responded to 61 Second Street for a vehicle fire. The operator of the vehicle, Cory Keihl, was asleep in the driver’s seat of the Jeep Grand Cherokee when police arrived unaware that smoke was billowing from the engine. It was determined that Keihl fell asleep...

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On Friday, February 21, 2020, Police responded to a crash in the 300 Block of Second Street, involving a single vehicle into a utility pole, near the intersection of Second and Grant Streets. A black Toyota Camry, being operated by David Park, drifted into the opposite lane, jumping a curb and...

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On Monday, February 17, 2020, Police responded to 73 Roop Street, for a report of damage found on a parked Ford Ranger, which occurred between February 14 and 17. The driver’s side door mirror was smashed. Anyone with information is asked to contacted the Highspire Borough Police Department at 717-...

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On Tuesday, February 11, 2020, Police responded to the 300 Block of Penn Street, for a report of a stolen vehicle. The owner of the vehicle explained that upon preparing to go to work this morning, she discovered that her 2011 Dodge Journey, was not where she had parked it last evening. She further...
On Saturday, February 8, 2020, it was reported that unknown individual(s) went through an unlocked vehicle in the 300 Block of Second Street, sometime between February 7 and 8. A wallet was stolen from the vehicle and recovered nearby. The Highspire Borough Police Department would like to remind...

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On Thursday, February 6, 2020, Police received a report of a disturbance taking place at 620C Willow Garden Apartments. It was reported that Christian Devitt, while visiting and having a fit of anger, began knocking furniture down striking another person with a chair. Devitt was charged with...

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On Thursday, February 6, 2020, Police responded to 509 Willow Street, for an ongoing barking dog disturbance. The complainant reported that dogs residing at this address bark continuously at various hours throughout the day. Similar complaints have been received at this address for the same and a...

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NATIONAL DRUG TAKEBACK INITIATIVE XV On 4/28/17, the Highspire police department will be conducting National Drug Takeback Initiative XV at the Highspire Borough Building. The initiative will be held between the hours of 10am to 2pm. The Initiative aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible...
On 3/2/2018 at approx. 7:10 pm officers responded to a single vehicle crash involving a truck that crashed into Burd Run Creek. The driver, Harry Witman Jr, was still inside the vehicle when emergency personnel arrived on scene. During the investigation, it was determined that the driver failed to...

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An officer responded to a call concerning a whimpering dog to the rear of 476 Elizabeth Street. The officer located the dog with its hind leg caught in the chain link fence in the rear yard. The officer and the dog's owner were able to get the dog free without any injuries.

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