The Swatara Township Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the pictured subject. Over the past ten days, this individual has been involved in numerous thefts from the Home Depot at 4200 Derry Street and the Wal-Mart at 6535 Grayson Road. Any person with information is asked to please contact the Swatara Township Police Department at (717)
Registration is Now Open for the 2019 5K Hero Run on Sunday, November 3, 2019. 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. Register in the month of May for just $15!
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 9-23-13 a Township resident reported to Swatara Police that his Luxaire oil furnace had been stolen from his property. The furnace had been sitting adjacent to the resident’s garage in the 1100 block of 6th Avenue, Oberlin. The investigation revealed that the furnace had been stolen from the...
On 7-15-13 Swatara Police took a report of a retail theft at the Kids Footlocker store inside of the Harrisburg Mall in the 3300 block of Paxton Street. Investigation revealed that Joseph Everett stole approximately $346-worth of childrens’ clothing. He is charged with felony Retail Theft.
On 8/24/13, at 9:02 p.m. Swatara Officers were dispatched to the area of Derry St and Wilhelm Roads for a report of a vehicle travelling eastbound that was driving in a reckless manner. The vehicle was located at the intersection of 45 th St and Lancaster St in Swatara Twp and the driver Charles J...
On Friday, August 30 th , 2013, at 0829 a.m. Swatara Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Highland St and Williams St for a report of a motor vehicle accident involving a Swatara Twp Highway truck. An investigation on scene revealed that a vehicle operated by Stephen R. Miller Jr., w/m/...
On September 29 th at 6:57 p.m. Swatara Police were dispatched to the Howard Johnson Hotel at 473 Eisenhower Blvd for a theft report. Upon arrival to the hotel, the manager advised that a white female who he believed to be very intoxicated had just left the parking lot in a Silver Toyota Highlander...