Incident Blotter

On August 16, 2018 at 1445 hours, Swatara Township Police conducted a traffic stop in the 3200 block of Paxton Street on a Honda Odyssey for suspicion of DUI. The vehicle operator was identified as Lashonda Weeks. When Officers attempted to take Weeks into custody she resisted arrest resulting in...

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On Tuesday, June 12 at approximately 4:46 p.m. a Swatara Township Police vehicle was involved in a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Derry Street and Eisenhower Boulevard while en-route to an emergency call. The drivers of both the police and private vehicle were treated and released...
UPDATE - SUSPECT APPREHENDED Terrence BROWN was taken into custody without incident last evening with the assistance of the Penbrook and Susquehanna Twp. Police Departments. The Swatara Police would also like to thank the pubic for providing information that assisted in locating BROWN. On June 10,...

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During the evening hours of Thursday, May 3 Swatara Police received limited information of a possible threat of violence that was scheduled to occur at the Steelton-Highspire High School on Friday, May 4. An investigation was initiated and patrol actions were put into place to ensure the safety of...
On 23 March 2018 at 7:07 am, Swatara Township Police responded to a report of a three vehicle accident in the 500 block of Second Street. Additional reports advised one of the vehicles had crashed into a structure. After officers arrived they determined the accident was a result of a domestic...

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On 2/21/18, Steelton-Highspire Elementary School Officials reported to Swatara Township Police Department that an eleven years old student was found in possession of a BB gun and an air soft gun. The student was taken into custody, charged, and released to their parent. There are no other known...

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On Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 0351 hours officers from the Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of S. 82nd Street for an armed robbery. The Victim reported that unknown suspects attempted to rob him at gunpoint. The suspects reportedly fled the area on foot...
On Monday, December 11, 2017 at approximately 7:55 p.m. a yet to be identified suspect armed with a knife robbed the Dollar General Store on S. 29th Street in Paxtang Borough. The suspect was described as a young black male, tall and thin wearing a black ski mask, black hooded jacket, black pants...

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On Friday, December 8, 2017 at approximately 4:45 p.m. a student reported that she was followed by an unknown person after getting off of the school bus in the 100 block of N. 46th Street in Swatara Township. The student told officers that a white male in his early 20's with dark hair, a tattoo on...

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