Thursday 31st July 2014,
Fairview Township Police Department

Department News

National Night Out Community Celebration

National Night Out Community Celebration

On August 5th, Fairview Township will be holding it’s first National Night Out Community celebration at Roof Park, 599 Lewisberry Road, New Cumberland. The concept of National Night Out is to promote strong police-community relations and improve neighborhood awareness on crime prevention. There will be many informational booths from various public safety entities and community [...]

July 29, 2014 Chief Jason Loper Department News 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

Food Drive to Help Those in Need

Food Drive to Help Those in Need

The Fairview Twp Police Officer’s Association is conducting a summer food drive in conjunction with the Red Land Community Action Program (REDCAP).  REDCAP collects and distributes food to the greater Red Land Area. In May of this year, REDCAP distributed food to 139 different families consisting of 395 people. The summer months are even busier. [...]

July 26, 2013 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Status Retained

Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Status Retained

The Fairview Township Police Department has received the official certification to remain a Pennsylvania accredited police agency. Fairview Township was one of 35 agencies to be either certified or re-certified on June 26th at the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association conference in Camp Hill. The Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association first rolled out the accreditation [...]

June 27, 2013 Chief Jason Loper Department News Comments Off

Fairview and Newberry Officers Receive Officer of the Year Award

Fairview and Newberry Officers Receive Officer of the Year Award

On June 24th in Philadelphia, Officer Tyson Baker with Fairview Township Police and Detective Braxton Ditty with Newberry Township Police each received the Central Region Law Enforcement of the Year Award from the Pennsylvania Shield and Square Club. They received the award for their actions during an incident in Newberry Township in January 2012, in [...]

June 26, 2013 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Citizen Receives Award for Assisting Police

Citizen Receives Award for Assisting Police

On June 24th at the Fairview Township Board of Supervisor’s meeting, acting Police Chief Jason Loper presented Ronald Bartlebaugh Jr with a Meritorious Service Award for the assistance he provided to a Fairview Township Police Officer.  At the end of April 2013, Ofc. Jason Lotier was dealing with an intoxicated and uncooperative female who was [...]

June 26, 2013 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Fairview Township Police Holds T.E.A.M. Graduation

Fairview Township Police Holds T.E.A.M. Graduation

On May 16th, the Fairview Township Police Department held the T.E.A.M. Graduation for the 5th grade classes in Fishing Creek Elementary School and Fairview Elementary School. Specially trained police officers worked with the West Shore School District to teach the T.E.A.M. (Teaching, Educating, And Mentoring) curriculum to the students. Various topics, such as bullying, internet [...]

May 16, 2013 Chief Jason Loper Department News Comments Off

Two officers Receive Commendations

Two officers Receive Commendations

On March 25th, two Fairview Township Police Officers were recognized at the monthly Board of Supervisor’s meeting for their handling of two separate incidents. 13-yr veteran Ofc. Timothy Dehoff received a Letter of Commendation for sharing information with West York Borough Police in October 2012 after he made a retail theft arrest. That information assisted [...]

March 26, 2013 Chief Jason Loper Department News Comments Off

Two Citizens and One Officer Receive Awards

Two Citizens and One Officer Receive Awards

At the Fairview Township Board of Supervisor’s monthly meeting on January 28, 2013, two citizens and a Fairview Township Police Officer received commendations from acting Chief of Police Jason Loper.   33-yr old Colin Tezik and 25-yr old Megan Sanders were each presented with Meritorious Service Awards, and 14-year veteran Officer Tyson Baker received a Chief’s [...]

January 30, 2013 Chief Jason Loper Department News Comments Off

Officers Help Santa With Early Deliveries

Officers Help Santa With Early Deliveries

On Sunday December 23rd, Fairview Township Police assisted Santa in making some early deliveries. Police Officers escorted Santa to several local residences where there were kids who could use a little extra Christmas cheer. The police department partnered with North Shore Friends in locating some families in need and arranged for the deliveries. On this [...]

December 23, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off