Join us for the 2018 5K Hero Run on Sunday, November 4, 2018. The race supports the Keystone Wounded Warriors, COPS for K.O.P.S the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, as well as the Swatara Township Police Department's K-9 Fund. Register in the Month of May for just $15!
Welcome to the Swatara Township Police Department's web portal on the CRIMEWATCH Network. We ask that you use the information found on this site responsibly. Working in partnership with the community we can proactively prevent crime, support victim recovery and hold offenders accountable.
Darrell R. Reider, Chief of Police
Business & Resident Camera Registry
In an effort to collaborate better with the community, the Swatara Township Police Department is asking all residents and business with cameras to register with the police department. Access to video following a crime can be the difference in solving the crime or not. To register your camera click here.
If you need a police officer to be dispatched to your location or to call you on the telephone, please contact Dauphin County Communications at 717-558-6900. For emergencies call 911. The receptionist at the police department does not have the means by which to dispatch police officers. Thank you.
Since 2009 the Swatara Township Police Department is accredited by the Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission and the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association
The Dauphin County Chiefs of Police Association in conjunction with the Dauphin County District Attorney’s Office will be holding two, Two-Day Sessions at Penn State University beginning next Monday, March 6 th entitled Blue Courage. "This training is unique in that its focus is on the nobility of...
On January 6th 2017 at about 2300 hours the pictured suspects burglarized the Metro PCS store located at 2501 Paxton Street by breaking a large window and gaining access to the store. During the burglary one cellular phone was taken and attempts were made to take more. The suspects left through the...