Friday 28th August 2015,
Fairview Township Police Department

All posts by Chief Jason Loper

Police and Fire Department Rescue Baby Duckings

Police and Fire Department Rescue Baby Duckings

Early  this morning, a resident in the 100 block of Pin Oak Drive, New Cumberland called police because a female duck appeared to be in distress and was making loud noises. Upon checking further, the resident discovered that there were numerous baby duckings that fell into a storm drain. The Fairview Township Police Department and [...]

June 4, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Man Saves Employer From Being Stabbed

Man Saves Employer From Being Stabbed

On Thursday May 28th at 6:25 P.M., Fairview Township Police were dispatched to 587 Salem Road for a stabbing incident. Upon arrival, they discovered three people with injuries, two of which had knife wounds. Police determined that 51-yr old Jose I. Armas was a former employee of 72-yr old George Sgagias. Armas recently quit and [...]

May 29, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Assault, News Release Comments Off

Police Department Appreciation and Awards Banquet

Police Department Appreciation and Awards Banquet

The Fairview Township Police Department would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Association of Baptists for World Evangelism (ABWE) for holding an appreciation dinner for the members of the police department and their families on Saturday evening, May 23rd. All but three of Fairview’s officers were able to attend the event, and [...]

May 26, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Peace Officers Memorial Day

Peace Officers Memorial Day

This week is Police Memorial Week, and today, May 15th, was declared Peace Officers Memorial Day by President John F. Kennedy in 1962. Today in Washington D.C., a ceremony will be held honoring the 117 law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty during 2014. Three of those officers are from Pennsylvania: Cpl. [...]

May 15, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Etters Man Arrested for Unimart Robbery

Etters Man Arrested for Unimart Robbery

Fairview Township Police arrested 49-yr old Edwin J. Wintermyers from 700 Salem Road, Etters, for the robbery that occurred two days ago at the Unimart located at 658 Wyndemere Road, Lewisberry. Around 8:00 PM on February 10th, police allege that Wintermyers entered the Unimart, punched the clerk, and left the store with several hundred dollars [...]

February 12, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Woman Arrested For Assault

Woman Arrested For Assault

On February 12th at 2:20 am, Fairview Township Police were called to an apartment in the 100 block of Old York Road, New Cumberland, for a domestic dispute. Officers were advised that 27-yr old Key Rivas-Rivera from that address punched her mother several times in the face and was out of control destroying things in [...]

February 12, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Assault Comments Off

Sexting and Cyber Bullying Presentation Re-scheduled

Sexting and Cyber Bullying Presentation Re-scheduled

The sexting and cyber bullying presentation originally scheduled for January 26th has been postponed one week due to the snow.  The seminar will now take place on Monday evening February 2nd at 7:00 P.M. Northern York County Police Detective Mark Baker will be assisting the Fairview Township Police Department and the West Shore School District [...]

January 15, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

The Fairview Township Police Department would like to make our community aware of a nationwide event that was started by Concerns Of Police Survivors, Inc. (C.O.P.S.). Below is the statement from their website: On January 9th, 2015, Concerns of Police Survivors, Inc. (C.O.P.S.) and partnering organizations will unite in support of law enforcement officers nationwide [...]

January 5, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Police Assist Santa with Early Deliveries

Police Assist Santa with Early Deliveries

On Sunday December 21st, Police Officers from several communities assisted Santa with making some early deliveries. Several of Fairview Township’s Police Officers and their families volunteered their time to escort Santa in a police car to local homes in Fairview Township and parts of Cumberland County to deliver the presents. Through these deliveries, over 80 [...]

December 22, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Prostitution Arrests

Prostitution Arrests

During a sting involving several law enforcement agencies, four women were arrested for prostitution at motels in the Limekiln Road area of Fairview Township. 24-yr old Joanna Rodriguez from Lancaster, 19-yr old RaeAnn Horne from Chambersburg, 26-yr old Tanya Poundstone from Bentonville, VA, and Jin Lian Li from China were all arrested in the operation. [...]

December 19, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest Comments Off