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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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UPDATE 05-13-2022 On May 13, 2022 both suspects were identified. The white male was found to be Payton FORGEY (18 years old, of Buffalo, NY). The black male was identified as a 17 year old juvenile (also of New York). FORGEY was charged with Robbery of a Motor Vehicle, Robbery, Aggravated Assault...

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UPDATE 11:26 p.m. This person has been identified through a Crimewatch tip. The Swatara Police are attempting to identify the person of interest shown in the attached photo as part of an investigation into Vandalism / Malicious Mischief at the Long Memorial Park on N. 65th Street. Anyone with...

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UPDATE APRIL 14, 2022 The Swatara Police arrested 19 year old Arlind DEMIRI who resides in the 6000 block of Bedford Street in Swatara Township earlier this morning and charged him with felony graded Criminal Mischief offenses for the damages caused at Long Memorial Park. DEMIRI was arraigned the...

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UPDATE: Richard Smith has been located. The Swatara Police are attempting to locate 64 year old Richard Smith who is missing from his residence on Reynolds Lane in Swatara Township. He is 6'3" tall, weighs approximately 265 lbs. and was wearing a brown plaid jacket, green hat, blue sweat pants and...

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UPDATE 3-14-2022 During the past month Swatara Detectives have continued our investigation of this case. We are attempting to identify the male in the attached photo for questioning. If you can assist with the identification of this male, please contact the Swatara Township Police at 717-564-2550,...

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