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.
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
Carmen Gerena was charged with the listed offense after it was reported that she was under-ringing merchandise while employed at Walmart on Grayson Road. Over the course of three days, Gerena allegedly under-rang merchandise causing a loss to Walmart in the amount of $242.99.
On 11/28/16 at 1643 hours, Swatara Township Police responded to the 1200 block of South 28th Street for a reported robbery. Responding officers learned that a 25-year-old male was riding his bicycle at the entrance to the Greenbelt when he was approached by two males. One of the two males produced...
FELONY warrant obtained. On 10/18/2016 at 0235 hours, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a single vehicle roll-over crash on North Harrisburg Street at Orchard Drive. Upon police arrival it was determined that the car had been occupied by two individuals when the crash occurred. Both of...
Teams of officers across PA as well as NYPD & Hershey Bears Alumni, Reading Royals Alumni, PA. State Police, Philadelphia Police, Pittsburgh Police Dept. and Local Municipal Police Officers face off in this annual charity ice hockey game benefiting the families of fallen officers. The Police...
On June 8 th , 2014, at 0143 am, Swatara Officers worked an undercover prostitution detail along the Eisenhower Blvd corridor. Swatara Officers arrested Eric Plummer, B/M/23, Philadelphia, Pa, for Prostitution.
On Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 1:28 am, Swatara Police were dispatched to the 5600 block of Derry Street, Hbg, for a report of a single vehicle crash with an injury. The driver Justin Snell, W/M/28, Hbg, was arrested for Driving under the influence of alcohol or controlled substance.
On Sunday, May 18 th , 2014, at 0101 a.m., Swatara Police stopped a vehicle on Orchard Drive near Reading Street. An investigation on scene lead to the arrest of the driver Danielle Hill, B/F/29, Hbg, for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Controlled Substance.
On June 9 th , 2014, at 10:40 pm, Swatara Officers were dispatched to Wal-Mart, 6535 Grayson Rd, for a report of three persons in custody for retail theft. Swatara Officers arrested Elba Colon-Wilson, H/F/27, Hbg, along with two juveniles. Elba Colon-Wilson was charged with Misdemeanor Retail Theft...
On May 17 th at 3:36 am, Swatara Police made a traffic stop in the 500 block of Eisenhower Blvd for a traffic violation. An investigation revealed that the passenger of the car was in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Pedra Morell, H/M/45, Hbg, was arrested for Possession of Marijuana...