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
On October 14, 2013 Tanner Skiles was arrested for retail theft at the Target. Stiles was observed in the store cutting into security devices and concealing merchandise on his person. Stiles has been charged with retail theft, conspiracy, possession of an instrument of a crime, possession of drug...
Hector Lopez has been charged with forgery and theft by deception after he stole several blank checks from the victim and proceeded to make those checks out to himself and forge the victim’s signature. Lopez was taken into custody on December 9, 2013.
On November 10, 2013 Traci Marshall was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and a controlled substance after she crashed her car into another car which was stopped at a red light at Paxton Street and Eisenhower Boulevard. Blood tests showed that Marshall’s blood alcohol content was...
On Saturday December 14, 2014 at 1000 am the Arthritis Foundation will be hosting their annual 5K Jingle Bell Run. There will be an anticipated 3000-5000 people present for this event, which is taking place at the Metro Bank Center on Tecport Drive in Swatara Township. The Swatara Township Police...