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On November 24, 2018, Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a business in the 8100 block of Presidents Drive for a non-active burglary. Owners of the business reported that computers, monitors, soundbars, several collectible toy cars and a 1975 Yahama MX175b were stolen. An investigation into...

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On November 21, 2018 the United States Marshal’s requested the assistance of the Swatara Township Police Department in order to serve a high risk warrant in the 3600 block of Chambers Hill Road. Deputy Marshal’s and Swatara Township Police Officers responded to that location and were able to take...
SCAM WARNING - PUBLISHER'S CLEARING HOUSE The Swatara Police took a report earlier today involving a scam in which a person purported to be a representative of Publisher's Clearing House and informed a potential victim that she had won a large sum of money. As is common in this scam the victim is...

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UPDATE: Sixty-one year old Robert Herman Sr. of Harrisburg, PA has died from traumatic injuries sustained in this vehicle / pedestrian accident. The investigation into this accident continues and is being handled by officers from the Swatara Township Police Department and the Dauphin County...
On Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at approximately 4:15 p.m. the Swatara Township Police received a report of a suspicious person in the area of Oakleigh and Rutherford Streets. After an exhaustive search of the area by officers from Swatara Township and multiple other jurisdictions the reported...
On Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 6:00 a.m. agents from the F.B.I. executed a federal arrest warrant at a residence in the 500 Block of North Street in Swatara Township. This action presented a large police presence in the area of North Street. Questions or concerns regarding this incident should...

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On Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at approximately 7:00 p.m., Swatara Police received a report that a student had received a threat of violence from another student earlier in the day while attending the Central Dauphin Swatara Middle School. Swatara Police officers initiated an investigation and found...

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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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E-MAIL SCAM WARNING. There is a new e-mail scam that appears as a new e-mail titled "Tracking Service / UPS.com You have a Parcel from Internal Revenue Service". Please do not open or respond to this email as it is fraudulent in nature. This scam is most likely originating from a foreign source.

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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...

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