Saturday 10th December 2016,
Fairview Township Police Department

All posts by Chief Jason Loper

Two Men Arrested for Attempted Heroin Sale

Two Men Arrested for Attempted Heroin Sale

On Wednesday July 20, 2016, Fairview Township Police arrested two men in two separate incidents for attempting to sell heroin. Shortly before noon, 26-yr old Dewayne Johnson from Bailey Street in Harrisburg arrived at a gas station in the 100 block of Limekiln Road in order to sell heroin to an individual.  He was taken [...]

July 21, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, Drugs Comments Off

Small Aircraft Crashes in Lewisberry

Small Aircraft Crashes in Lewisberry

Around 8:00 pm on July 19th, Fairview Township emergency services were dispatched to the 700 block of Markham Court for an aircraft accident. 68-yr old James Diebold Jr. was attempting to take off in a Powrachute Sky Rascal one-man aircraft using a grass runway. During the preliminary investigation, it appears that the chute did not [...]

July 20, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Independence Day

Independence Day

As we celebrate our freedom this holiday weekend, the Fairview Township Police Department would like to remind everybody to do so safely. Due to increased vehicular traffic, remember to watch your speed and obey the traffic laws.  Do not text while driving.  Please try to be courteous to other drivers when on the roadways and [...]

July 1, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Woman Killed in One Vehicle Accident

Woman Killed in One Vehicle Accident

At 3:45 p.m. on June 30th, Fairview Township emergency services were dispatched to the 300 block of Old York Road, New Cumberland for a motor vehicle crash.  Upon arrival, police found a Subaru Forester had been headed south on Old York when, for unknown reasons, it went across the opposing lane of traffic and off [...]

June 30, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Home Invasion and Shooting at Trailer Park

Home Invasion and Shooting at Trailer Park

Around 12:30 a.m. on Thursday June 23, Fairview Township Police were called to residence located in the Meadowbrook Trailer Park. The victims, both in their 50′s, advised two men broke into the home and one of them began to physically assault the wife. The husband was also struck on the head with a handgun by [...]

June 23, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Assault, News Release Comments Off

Applications Being Accepted for Police Testing Consortium

Applications Being Accepted for Police Testing Consortium

The Cumberland County Police Testing Consortium is currently accepting applications for those interested in a career as a police officer.  This single testing process allows individuals to apply and test one time for 17 different participating police agencies, including the Fairview Township Police Department.  Applicants apply on-line for a one time fee of $50.00.  The [...]

May 23, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Fairview and Fishing Creek Elementary Schools T.E.A.M. Graduation

Fairview and Fishing Creek Elementary  Schools T.E.A.M. Graduation

On Wednesday May 18th, 5th grade students at Fairview Elementary School and Fishing Creek Elementary Schools graduated from the T.E.A.M. program. The Teaching, Educating, And Mentoring (T.E.A.M.) School Liaison Program is a school based “law-related” curriculum.  The officers doing these classes have received 40 hours of training that  introduced them to over 30 lesson plans on various topics [...]

May 20, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Red Land High School Active Shooter Drill

Red Land High School Active Shooter Drill

On April 29th 2016, the West Shore School District will be conducting a large-scale active shooter exercise at Red Land High School. The Fairview Township Police, EMS and Fire Departments, along with many other law enforcement and EMS agencies in York and Cumberland Counties, will be participating in this drill. Residents should not be alarmed [...]

April 27, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Bicyclist Struck

Bicyclist Struck

At approximately 5:30 pm on April 13th, Fairview Township emergency services responded to a traffic accident at Old York Road and Normandy Drive, New Cumberland, in which a bicyclist was struck by a vehicle. The preliminary investigation indicates that 52-yr old Rodney Myers from Etters was riding his bicycle southbound on Old York Road, but [...]

April 14, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Active Shooter Drill at Red Land High School

Active Shooter Drill at Red Land High School

On April 29th 2016, West Shore School District will be conducting an active shooter exercise at Red Land High School. The entire student body and staff along with some parents will be participating in the exercise. As part of this drill, Red Land students will be transported to Cedar Cliff High School where the District [...]

March 1, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off