Sunday 05th July 2015,
Fairview Township Police Department

All posts by Chief Jason Loper

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

Police Make Arrest in Motel Robbery

Police Make Arrest in Motel Robbery

On November 19th, police arrested 23-yr old Matthew W. Cawthern from the 200 blk of Shauffnertown Road, New Cumberland, for the armed robbery of the Motel 6. Around 7:40 pm on Sunday November 16th, Fairview Township Police were called to the Motel 6, 200 Commerce Drive, New Cumberland, for a robbery that just occurred. The [...]

November 19, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Motel Clerk Robbed at Gunpoint

Motel Clerk Robbed at Gunpoint

Around 7:40 pm on Sunday November 16th, Fairview Township Police were called to the Motel 6, 200 Commerce Drive, New Cumberland, for a robbery that just occurred. The clerk advised that a male wearing a mask and armed with a handgun jumped the counter and removed cash from the case drawer. Anyone with information on [...]

November 17, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Missing Man Found Alive but Died at Hospital

Missing Man Found Alive but Died at Hospital

Around 4:30 PM on October 29th, Earl Calhoun was located by rescue workers in the woods off of Pinetown Road, Lewisberry. He was alive and conscious, but very cold and not alert. He was flown by Life Lion to Hershey Medical Center. Calhoun was treated by medical personnel, but died at the hospital. Searchers had [...]

October 29, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

Police Seeking Identity of Theft Suspect

The Fairview Township Department is investigating a theft that occurred on October 22, 2014. The victim reported that her bank card had been stolen and used at the Turkey Hill convenience store located in New Cumberland, PA, as well as at a Wal-Mart and a Lowes store located in York, PA. The male subject used [...]

October 28, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Theft Comments Off

Police Looking For Missing Lewisberry Man

Police Looking For Missing Lewisberry Man

Updated 10/29/14, 12:30 pm Fairview Township Police have been looking for 88-year old Earl Calhoun from the 1100 block of Pinetown Road, Lewisberry since 4:00 AM on October 28th.  He was last seen at his home around 9:00 PM on October 27th. Calhoun has Alzheimers disease and apparently walked away from his residence during the [...]

October 28, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat in Fairview Township will be held on  Thursday October 3oth from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. We hope everyone will have a safe and enjoyable time. To help avoid accidents or problems, here are some safety tips you can follow: * Each person should be visible at night by carrying a flashlight, [...]

October 28, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Department News Comments Off

Murder Suicide in Fairview Township

Murder Suicide in Fairview Township

Around 12:30 am on Sunday October 5th, Fairview Township Police were called to the 500 block of Benyou Lane, New Cumberland, for a report of a disturbance between a male and a female. The male was to be armed with a handgun. Upon arrival, police saw the male subject take the female behind a storage [...]

October 5, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Assault, Homicide, News Release Comments Off