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Update: Twenty nine year old Heather Torres died last evening as a result of injuries she sustained in this accident. The Dauphin County Coroner has ruled that this death was accidental and caused by fresh water drowning. The Swatara Township Police Department extends our sincerest condolences to...

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On November 23rd, 2019, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a two vehicle accident and a third vehicle left the scene. It was determined that John Campbell was driving under the influence, caused the accident and fled the scene.
On October 31st, 2019, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to Breski's Beverage for a theft. It was found that on October 20th & 31st, Jessica Samuelson stole $155.00 worth of empty kegs.
On October 31st, 2019, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to Breski's Beverage for a theft. It was found that on October 20th & 31st, Kingsley Samuelson stole $155.00 worth of empty kegs.
On October 31st, 2019, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to Breski's Beverage for a theft. It was found that on October 20th & 31st, Nicholas Lightner stole empty kegs totaling $155.00.
On November 17th, 2019, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash. It was determined that Richard Hankerson was driving under the influence and hit three parked vehicles.

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CITIZENS BEWARE: Swatara Township Police are investigating two reported incidents of diversion-style burglaries. On both occasions, three white males (approximately 30, 45, and 55 years old) arrived at the victim's home driving a white 4-door station wagon or SUV. One of the males stayed with the...

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On July 2nd at 12:05 a.m., Swatara Township Police were dispatched to the Turkey Hill at 12 South Harrisburg Street, Oberlin, for report of an attempted robbery. Several minutes before police were dispatched, the Turkey Hill cashier had received a suspicious phone call. The caller asked what time...

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On June 3rd at 2:36 PM, Swatara Township Police responded to the Mid Penn Bank located at 4509 Derry Street for a robbery. Upon arrival, officers learned that a suspect had entered the bank and handed a demand note to one of the tellers. The note made mention of a gun, but no weapon was ever...

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On Sunday, November 5, 2017 an unknown male took an I-Phone from the display area of the Sprint Store in the Harrisburg Mall. This retail theft suspect is shown in the attached photo. Anyone with information on the identity of this suspect is asked to contact Det. Cpl. Timothy Shatto at the Swatara...
On 10/25/2017 at 0322 hours Swatara Township Police responded to a citizen's report that two males were looking into parked cars near the intersection of Knapp Drive and Farmhouse Lane. Multiple officers responded and established a perimeter in the neighborhood as the suspects began running through...

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Swatara Township Police were dispatched to the 6800 block of Somerset Street on 10/27/17 for report of a suspicious male talking to a 12-year-old boy. At 1455 hours, the boy was entering the front door of his home when a white SUV stopped in the street. The adult male passenger of the SUV asked the...

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At 1432 hours on 10/25/17 Swatara Township Police were dispatched to Derry Street at Paxtang Avenue for a crash involving a motorcycle. The first Officer arrived within two minutes and discovered that a westbound motorcycle collided with an eastbound vehicle that had been turning left onto Paxtang...

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On Thursday, October 19, 2017 at approximately 7:15 p.m. two yet to be identified suspects robbed a postal worker at gunpoint at the post office located at 5120 Derry Street in Swatara Township. The suspects were described as young black males, average height and thin build wearing all black...

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