On 23 June 2018, at approximately 2:54 am, an attempted armed robbery occurred at the Rutters, 8210 Derry Street, in Swatara Township. The suspect entered the store and was observed by the employee, who was near the opposite entrance and fled from the store. The suspect displayed a handgun and continued into the store where he was briefly confron
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
Swatara Police are seeking assistance in identifying two persons suspected of stealing $898.00 worth of computer equipment from Wal-Mart, 6535 Grayson Rd. The suspects fled Walmart in the vehicle shown, believed to be a blue/grey Pontiac sedan. Anyone with information on this case is asked to...
On 8/13/13, at 1230 p.m. Swatara Officers were dispatched to 419 N 46 th Street, Hbg, for a reported domestic disturbance. While on scene officers detected an odor of suspected marijuana inside the home. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of Stacy McCann, W/F/43, 419 N 46 th Street,...
On 8/5/13 at approximately 130 a.m. Swatara Officers arrested Stephen Scott, B/M/42, 494 Kelker Street, Steelton, Pa. 17113 for Driving under the Influence. Scott was arrested while operating a vehicle in the 800 block of Highland Street in Enhaut.
On 8/2/13 Swatara Police were dispatched to the Turkey Hill at 28th and Paxton Streets for two persons acting suspiciously inside the store and possibly shoplifting. One of the persons, later identified as Amber Seidel was confronted by a store employee as she tried to leave without paying for...
On July 31st at approximately 0230hrs, Swatara Police arrested Somjit Dolan, A/F/31, 405 Radcliff Drive, Apt D, Harrisburg, Pa. 17109 for Driving Under the Influence in the 3800 block of Derry Street, Hbg.
On 8/10 2013, at 0200hrs, Swatara Police were called to an address on Chambers Street for a report of a male who had entered a home and touched a young female on her leg while she was sleeping. The male also encountered the young girl’s mother and he fled the scene when the mother advised she was...