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The Lower Swatara Township Police Department was first Accredited by the Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission and the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association in 2010.
On 26 May 2014, at approximately 0450 hours, the Lower Swatara Township Police received a report of a vehicle crashed into a room at the Hollywood Motel in Lower Swatara Township. The accident occurred as a result of the driver being held at gunpoint. Alex Pettis was arrested on 5 June 2014 in...