Saturday 29th April 2017,
Fairview Township Police Department

Department News

Administrative Professionals Day

Administrative Professionals Day

The Fairview Township Police Department would like to thank our three civilian administrative employees, Jayne Burnett, Valjoy Galli, and Connie Hertzog. If you call or stop by the police station, you are likely going to be greeted by one of these three ladies. While some of their duties would be considered secretarial, they do many [...]

April 26, 2017 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Police Investigating Suspicious Death *Updated*

Police Investigating Suspicious Death  *Updated*

On Saturday, April 15 at approximately 10:54 am police were dispatched to an area along the Susquehanna River south of the Pennsylvania Turnpike overpass for a deceased person.  The caller had spotted the body from a boat in the river. Upon arrival, authorities were able to determine the person was a male and that he [...]

April 16, 2017 dholland Department News, News Release Comments Off

Major Road Closure Planned

Major Road Closure Planned

PENNDOT has announced that on April 17, 2017 two major roads in Fairview Township will be closed for a bridge repair.  A detour for this project will be posted.  The roads that will be closed are Cedars Road, SR 0114 at Oak Hill Road and Nauvoo Road, SR 4029 at Cedars Road.  These are heavily [...]

April 6, 2017 dholland Department News, News Release Comments Off

Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash

On April 2, 2017 at approximately 6:25 pm the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle in the 500 block of Marsh Run Road.  Police arrived to find a motorcycle had been traveling west on Marsh Run Road when it left the roadway for an unknown reason and [...]

April 3, 2017 dholland Accident, Department News, News Release Comments Off

Three Face DUI Charges

Three Face DUI Charges

In the continued effort to keep our roads safe, the Fairview Township Police Department has recently arrested a number of individuals for DUI. On March 13, 2017 police arrested 37 year old Travis Norton of Sheepford Road in Mechanicsburg following an incident at Rutters on Lewisberry Road.  Police were dispatched to investigate a suspicious vehicle [...]

March 31, 2017 dholland Arrest, Department News, News Release Comments Off

Fire Department Plans Fundraiser For Firefighter

Fire Department Plans Fundraiser For Firefighter

Firefighter Dan Solier with the Fairview Township Fire Department was recently diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer.  Firefighting has been Dan’s passion his entire life, also having served with the Camp Hill Fire Department and as Chief with the Harrisburg Bureau of Fire.  In addition to his firefighting duties at Fairview, Dan has spent time educating [...]

March 21, 2017 dholland Department News, News Release Comments Off

Aggressive Driving Enforcement Program Begins

Aggressive Driving Enforcement Program Begins

The Fairview Township Police Department is one of 206 municipal police departments and the Pennsylvania State Police participating in a state wide program that focuses on stopping Aggressive Driving as a means to reduce traffic crashes and improve safety for all persons on our roadways.  This program is part of the Pennsylvania Aggressive Driving Enforcement [...]

March 20, 2017 dholland Department News, News Release Comments Off

Green Lane Drive Bridge to Close for Six Months

Green Lane Drive Bridge to Close for Six Months

Green Lane Drive will close at the York County/Cumberland County line effective Monday, April 3, 2017 for structural steel repairs on the bridge that traverses the Yellow Breeches Creek.  The contractor expects the bridge to be closed until mid October 2017. A detour will be posted that takes traffic past Green Lane Drive and east [...]

March 20, 2017 dholland Department News, News Release Comments Off

Police Applications Being Accepted

Police Applications Being Accepted

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 [...]

February 24, 2017 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

New Police Officer Joins Department

New Police Officer Joins Department

On February 1, 2017, 27-yr old Micah Hunsberger joined the Fairview Township Police Department as it’s newest Patrol Officer. He swore to his oath of office in front of Magisterial District Judge Scott Gross in front of his family and several of his new co-workers.  Micah graduated from the Municipal Police Officer Training and Education [...]

February 2, 2017 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off