Thursday 30th July 2015,
Fairview Township Police Department

News Release

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

PENNDOT to Start Construction Work on Lewisberry Road Near Lewisberry Borough

PENNDOT to Start Construction Work on Lewisberry Road Near Lewisberry Borough

Starting the week of May 4, 2015 PENNDOT is planning to start a new road construction project in Fairview Township.  PENNDOT will be making improvements to a 2.5 mile stretch of Lewisberry Road which is state route 0382.  This stretch of roadway will start approximately 1 mile west of the blinking light at state route [...]

May 1, 2015 dholland Department News, News Release Comments Off

Lewisberry Road To Close Temporarily

Lewisberry Road To Close Temporarily

Weather permitting, Lewisberry Road will be closed to traffic this weekend between Evergreen Road and Normandy Drive due to the Pennsylvania Turnpike widening project.  Portions of Normandy Drive and Evergreen Road will also be closed as a result of this work.  Construction is scheduled to begin with the closing of Lewisberry Road at 8:00 pm [...]

April 23, 2015 dholland 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

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

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