Sergeant Scott Young receives Valor Award

On May 16th 2022, Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo awarded Lower Swatara Twp. Police Sergeant Scott Young the District Attorney’s Office Medal of Valor for his actions on August 28, 2021. Placing his own safety in peril, he waded into high water conditions in the Swatara Creek to facilitate the rescue of individuals who were clinging to a downed tree after their rafts had deflated. His heroic actions are commendable and reflect the courage of Police Officers everywhere who risk their lives every day in the interest of public safety.