Saturday 20th December 2014,
Fairview Township Police Department

All posts by Chief Jason Loper

Second Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Two Days

Second Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Two Days

On May 9, 2014 at 9:16 pm the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to a two vehicle traffic crash involving a motorcycle and a pick up truck in the 200 block of Old York Road. On arrival, police determined a motorcycle ridden by 35 year old Richard Kane of Millersburg, PA was traveling south [...]

May 10, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Accident Comments Off

Meth Lab Discovered In Fairview Township

Meth Lab Discovered In Fairview Township

Shortly before 10:00 am on May 8th, a concerned resident called police when what was believed to be a methamphetamine lab was discovered in a storage shed in the Regent Acres Trailer Park in Etters. Police and Fire personnel responded and it was confirmed to be a small meth lab.  With assistance from the Defense [...]

May 8, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Drugs, News Release Comments Off

Firearm Safety

Firearm Safety

The Fairview Township Police Department would like to remind residents to use care and appropriate caution when engaging in recreational shooting. On April 21st, the police department was notified by a resident on Old Quaker Road, Lewisberry, that she discovered a rifle bullet and bullet hole in the second floor of her home. Due to [...]

April 29, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Neighborhood Watch Flyers

Neighborhood Watch Flyers

On Friday morning, April 18th, residents living on a rural road in Fairview Township, York County, PA discovered flyers on their driveway representing a national organization. The flyers indicated that there was a “neighborhood watch” and that residents should call a 24-hour national number if there are troubles in their neighborhood. The Fairview Township Police [...]

April 24, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Arrest Made in Theft From Vehicles

Arrest Made in Theft From Vehicles

Fairview Township Police have arrested 19-yr old James A. Detter III for a recent string of thefts. On April 9th, there were several thefts from vehicles parked at the Fed Ex facility in Lewisberry that were reported to police. Detter, who lives nearby in the 600 blk of Wyndamere Road, is a former employee of [...]

April 15, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Theft Comments Off

One Person Dead in Fire

One Person Dead in Fire

Shortly after 10:00 am on April 2nd, The Fairview Township Police and Fire Departments were called to 625 Pleasant View Road, Lewisberry, for a residential structure fire. 62-yr old Thomas Bedrin was found dead at the scene. The fire was primarily contained to the bedroom of the upstairs apartment, and the cause of the fire [...]

April 2, 2014 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Megans Law Offender Arrested

Megans Law Offender Arrested

Shortly after 3:00 pm on March 1st, Fairview Township Police were called to a residence in the 500 block of Beinhower Road, Etters, for a domestic disturbance. One of the parties involved in the disturbance was 45-yr old Matthew Smeltzer. Smeltzer is registered with the PA State Police Megan’s Law Unit as a Tier III [...]

March 3, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest Comments Off

Mother Charged in Stabbing Incident

Mother Charged in Stabbing Incident

On 1/24/14, 36-yr old Candis Bradshaw was arrested for the attempted murder of her 2-yr old son. One week ago today, Police were called to Bradshaw’s home on Foxfire Lane in Lewisberry for a report of a self-inflicted stab wound. Upon arriving at the residence, police found Bradshaw with a stab wound to her left [...]

January 24, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, Assault, News Release Comments Off

Stabbing Victims Flown to Hospital

Stabbing Victims Flown to Hospital

Shortly after 8:30 on January 17th, Fairview Township Police were called to a residence on Foxfire Lane, Lewisberry, for a self-inflicted stab wound. Officers arrived and found 36-yr old Candis Bradshaw with a stab wound to her chest. The officers applied clotting agents and other first aid measures until EMS arrived. A short time later, [...]

January 17, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Assault, News Release Comments Off

New Officers Join Police Force

New Officers Join Police Force

Two new officers have joined the Fairview Township Police Department. 23-yr old Anthony Jackson and 23-yr old Brian Kinney were sworn in by Magisterial District Judge Scott Gross on January 2nd, 2014. Both officers are graduates of the 103rd Police Academy at Harrisburg Area Community College. Officers Jackson and Kinney finished in the top two [...]

January 2, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off