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On November 29, 2019 at approximately 2300 hours, Swatara Township Police responded to Robbery in the 3800 block of Derry Street. Upon arrival the victim reported that while walking to his car he was approached by 2 males armed with handguns that demanded he give them what he had. The suspects then...

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UPDATE: The victim of this crash was 66-year-old Steven Rapp of Highspire, PA. The Swatara Township Police Department would like to extend its most sincere condolences to Mr. Rapp's family. The investigation continues. ********** On November 12, 2019 at approximately 0500 hours the Swatara Township...

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On Monday, October 21, 2019 at approximately 12:40 a.m. the Swatara Police and LifeTeam EMS were dispatched to the Marriott Townhouse Suites at 450 Friendship Road for an unresponsive infant. Upon arrival the officers found that an eight month old infant was in cardiac arrest and initiated CPR. The...

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On September 30, 2019 at 1829 hours the Swatara Township Police received a report of a missing elderly male from his residence. The male was believed to have walked away from his residence. The Swatara Township Police with the assistance of the Hummelstown Borough Police conducted an initial search...
On September 29, 2019 at 2155 hours, Swatara Police were dispatched to the 700 block of South 82nd Street for a robbery. Victims reported that armed suspects entered the residence demanded cash and jewelry before fleeing on foot. Investigation into this robbery continues and at this time it appears...

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This morning at approximately 6:48 a.m. members of the Swatara Township Police and Fire / Rescue Services were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident involving a Central Dauphin School District bus near the intersection of Orchard Drive and Reynders Street in Swatara Township. Upon arrival on scene...
On Sunday, September 1, 2019 at approximately 12:07 a.m. the occupants of a residence in the 500 block of High Street in Swatara Township reported that a male with a gun entered their residence and told them to be quiet. The Victims reported that the suspect was approximately 5"10" tall, medium...

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The Swatara Township Police are investigating a forced entry burglary that occurred between July 20th at 2:00 pm and July 21st at 11:50 am at Schmidt's Sausage at the 1000 Block of Eisenhower Blvd. Unknown Suspect(s) forcibly entered the store and took an undetermined amount of cash from within the...

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Area police departments have reported distraction burglaries in which the victims were advised by the suspects that they needed gas money due to a family emergency. The suspects were able to get inside the victim's home at which time they further distracted the victim by asking for a drink of water...

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On Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at approximately 3:38 a.m., a Swatara Township Police patrol unit observed a motorcycle driving erratically and at a high rate of speed westbound in the 4000 block of Chambers Hill Road. Due to these conditions the office chose not to purse this vehicle. Shortly after...

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