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Social Media Post Alleging Human Trafficking Unfounded On Thursday, March 31st, 2022 a social media post was placed on facebook.com indicating that a Swatara Township resident was targeted by human traffickers while at the Target Store on High Pointe Boulevard in Swatara Township. This social media...
*****UPDATE: The investigation continued throughout the night. Additional information was gathered which indicated that this was an isolated incident as opposed to a random act. The investigation is active and ongoing. Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is urged to contact the...

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The Swatara Police remind everyone not to let your vehicles running unattended while warming up on cold mornings. Several vehicles left unattended were stolen this morning in Swatara Township and surrounding jurisdictions. Please report any suspicious activity or persons in your neighborhoods to...

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Over the weekend of August 14th and 15th the Swatara Township Police participated in Operation Nighthawk targeting DUI and unsafe driving throughout the greater Harrisburg area. This enforcement operation was organized and coordinated by the Pennsylvania State Police and comprised of Troopers and...
Real Estate Rental Scam Alert The Swatara Township Police have received several reports of internet based scams in which the Victim's believed they were renting houses that were listed by legitimate real estate agents and electronically transferred funds to overseas entities. In these scams the...

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On August 11, 2022, at 11:50 pm, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a home in the 4900 block of Cumberland Street for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival officers discovered that unknown assailant(s) had fired multiple rounds into the home from the vicinity of the street. Two victims, one...

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Swatara Township Police request the public's assistance with the identification of the male in this photo. On August 04, 2022, the Capital Area Greenbelt Association forwarded the attached photo to the Police Department. This male is riding a dirt bike along the Greenbelt, which is not allowed. If...

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ARREST MADE in OVERNIGHT BURGLARY AND CAR THEFT On Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at approximately 4:30 a.m., 20 year old Allen Vasquez, who lives in the 7800 block of Clearfield Street, entered a residence in the 7600 block of Clearfield Street in Swatara Township armed with a rifle. During this...
UPDATE JUNE 30, 2022 The juvenile has been located and is safe. The Swatara Police are attempting to located sixteen year old juvenile Jahmere WRIGHT who was last seen at his residence in Swatara Township on June 24, 2022. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Swatara...

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On Saturday, June 11 th , 2022 at 1:18 a.m. Swatara Township Police and Fire / Rescue units were dispatched to the 5400 block of Derry Street for a motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival our officers found a single vehicle accident in which a vehicle traveling eastbound left the roadway, struck a...

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