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, Acting Chief of Police
National Night Out - Vendors Wanted
This is a great event for the whole family. Interested Vendors must complete the NNO Vendor Registration Form below and return it no later than Wednesday, July 26th, 2017. All completed forms can be emailed to Officer Chris Smith at email@example.com or mailed to the Swatara Township Police Department at 599 Eisenhower Boulevard, Harrisburg, PA 17111. We hope to see you there!
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.
Swatara Township Police Department 599 Eisenhower Boulevard Harrisburg, PA 17111 (717) 564-2550 Phone (717) 564-7638 Fax
Since 2009 the Swatara Township Police Department is accredited by the Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission and the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association
Two Swatara Township Police officers on foot patrol made a drug arrest at a local hotel over the weekend in Swatara Township. On Sunday July 21, 2013 at 10:47 a.m. officers arrested Jeremy A. Johnson of Raritan, New Jersey b/m/29 DOB: 4-12-84 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana and...
On Saturday July 20, 2013 at 2353 hours Swatara Township Police were dispatched to 5070 Bass Lake Drive for a complaint of drug activity. Officers arrested Warren Folkes 2nd b/m/18 DOB; 11-1-94 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marihuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
The Swatara Township Police Department is currently conducting an Aggressive Driving Enforcement Detail through August 15th. Officers will be focusing on aggressive driving violations along the 322 corridor and the Eisenhower Boulevard corridor. This detail is specifically designed to target...
The Swatara Township Police Department encourages all citizens to take caution when being outdoors this week. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a hazardous weather outlook for Central Pennsylvania this week. Temperatures may reach the mid-90s, with a heat index value of 100 degrees or...
On July 10, 2013 at Swatara Township Police were dispatched to 452 North 50th Street for a report of a male in his underwear crawling through the yard. Upon arrival in the area the male fled toward Hill Top Road. He was apprehended and arrested after being found hiding on the back porch of a home...