Welcome from Director of Public Safety, David J. Spotts
As the Public Safety Director, I am thrilled to lead the delivery of public safety services in Lower Paxton Township. I encourage you to connect with us online and take part in keeping Lower Paxton Township a vibrant place to live and work.
David J. Spotts, Esq. Director of Public Safety
An Open Letter to Our Citizens from Your Police Department
The horrific murders of Police Officers in Dallas has been a very difficult issue for the law enforcement community nationwide. While it is understandable that emotions run high with recent high-profile allegations of police misconduct, it is unfathomable that a person would intentionally plan for and murder officers at a peaceful rally. Read More
Medication Disposal Available
The Medreturn drop-box in the lobby of the police station for disposal of unneeded/unused prescription and over-the-counter medications is accessible between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday. To dispose of medications at another time, please call the police dispatcher at 558-6900 and an officer can meet you at the station. Residents are encouraged to remove medications from the labeled prescription bottles and to use a zip-loc bag for disposal.
The Lower Paxton Township Police Department is an Accredited Law Enforcement Agency.
An apartment on Ringneck Dr. in the Village of Laurel Ridge apartment complex was entered between 2:00 PM on June 30th and 3:30 AM on July 1st. The apartment was ransacked but, at this time, it does not appear that anything is missing.
A resident of the 5000 block of Trent Rd. reported that his apartment was entered while he was not home and a plasma TV and a gold pendant necklace were taken. This occurred between 8:00 PM Friday evening, June 27th, and 3:45 AM Saturday morning, June 28th.
Michele Marie St. Pierre, 26 years old of Juniper St. in Carlisle, was arrested yesterday, June 25th, at approximately 3:00 PM in front of Boscov's at the Colonial Park Mall following a shoplifting incident that turned into a robbery when she fought with a loss prevention agent from the store,...
Friday evening, June 19th, at approximately 8:40 PM, employees of the FedEx/Kinkos located at 4800 Jonestown Rd. were robbed at gunpoint by a Black/Male with a small handgun. The robber is further described as being about 5'7" tall, thin to medium build, and wearing a gray and black hooded jacket,...
Police are investigating several thefts from work vehicles at local home improvement stores. On Monday, June 15th, at the Home Depot, 5101 Jonestown Rd. in Lower Paxton Township, a contractor parked a work van in the parking lot and went into the store to purchase supplies. A dark colored Ford...