Welcome from the Members of the Lower Paxton Township Police Department
Welcome to the Lower Paxton Township Police web site. The Lower Paxton Township Police Department continues its commitment to providing professional police services to our community.
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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.
Between noon on April 22nd and 4:30 AM on April 25th, someone attempted to kick in the front door of an apartment located in the 4400 block of Locust Ln. Significant damage was done to the door and the door frame but the locks held. Entry was not gained.
On April 23rd at 8:47 PM, Lower Paxton Twp. officers were dispatched to the Best Buy, 5000 Jonestown Rd. for a report of someone making purchases with stolen credit cards. Arriving officers discovered that a Florida woman was making a purchase of over $3000 in electronics with a credit card stolen...
Residents of a townhouse located in the 2100 block of Versailles Dr. returned home at 9:40 PM on April 23, 2015 to find that someone had smashed out their sliding glass door, entered their home and ransacked every room. A quantity of jewelry was stolen. They had left the home at about noon.
Kristian Anthoni Carter was arrested following a small crime spree in the Village of Linglestown area of the Township. Police were investigating an Attempted Burglary of the First Choice Cigarette Outlet on N. Mountain Rd. in which a Township officer pursued Carter to a residence on Linglestown Rd...