Tuesday 30th May 2017,
Fairview Township Police Department

News Release

Tree-Trimming Truck Accident

Tree-Trimming Truck Accident

On October 26, shortly after 3:00 pm, Fairview Township Emergency Service agencies were dispatched to the 700 block of Fishing Creek Road for a bucket/boom truck that rolled-over.  The Asplundh tree trimming truck was parked off the roadway and an employee was 50-60 feet in the air working out of a bucket attached to the [...]

October 27, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat in Fairview Township will be held on Thursday October 27 between 6 p.m.-8 p.m.  As in the past, the police department will have extra patrols to try and make sure this will be a fun but safe event.  We would like to provide some safety tips that may help avoid accidents or [...]

October 25, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

2015 Officer of the Year

2015 Officer of the Year

On Saturday September 10, 2016, there was an appreciation dinner held for the Officers and staff of the Fairview Township Police Department and their families.  The dinner was hosted by the Association of Baptists for World Evangelism (A.B.W.E.), located on Lewisberry Road, New Cumberland.  The Republican nominee for 92nd Legislative District in the Pennsylvania House [...]

September 12, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Police Investigating Shots Fired at Local Hotel

Police Investigating Shots Fired at Local Hotel

On September 12, 2016 at approximately 7:47 am the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to the Scottish Inn at 300 Commerce Drive for a report of a shooting.  The complainant in the incident advised that as he was driving out of the parking lot, a dark colored Hyundai sedan was entering the lot.  A [...]

September 12, 2016 dholland Assault, News Release Comments Off

Police Arrest Male For Sexual Contact With Two Children

Police Arrest Male For Sexual Contact With Two Children

The Fairview Township Police Department has arrested 36 year old Manuel Rodriguez of Harrisburg.  It is alleged that he molested two juvenile females. It was reported to police that Rodriguez had sexual contact with two young female children.  An investigation supported those allegations.  Police charged Rodriguez with Involuntary Deviate Sexual Intercourse of a Child, two [...]

August 29, 2016 dholland Arrest, Assault, News Release, Sexual Assault Comments Off

Potassium Iodide Distribution

Potassium Iodide Distribution

On Thursday August 4th, between 2-7 p.m., people who live, work, or attend school within a 10-mile radius of Three Mile Island will be able to obtain free Potassium Iodide (KI) pills at the Fairview Township Fire Department, 340 Lewisberry Road, New Cumberland.  The pills are provided and distributed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health. [...]

August 3, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Fairview Township National Night Out Community Celebration

Fairview Township National Night Out Community Celebration

On Tuesday August 2nd, Fairview Township will hold our annual 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.  Among other things, the police department will be giving away Child ID kits [...]

July 27, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Concerns Of Police Survivors Fundraiser

Concerns Of Police Survivors Fundraiser

With the recent increase in murders of police officers nationwide, the Fairview Township Police Department is selling vehicle magnets as a way to support those families of officers who have died in the line of duty.  The magnets are approximately 8″ long, and have our department name and motto, “Dedicated to Service”.  The center of [...]

July 22, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Small Aircraft Crashes in Lewisberry

Small Aircraft Crashes in Lewisberry

Around 8:00 pm on July 19th, Fairview Township emergency services were dispatched to the 700 block of Markham Court for an aircraft accident. 68-yr old James Diebold Jr. was attempting to take off in a Powrachute Sky Rascal one-man aircraft using a grass runway. During the preliminary investigation, it appears that the chute did not [...]

July 20, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Independence Day

Independence Day

As we celebrate our freedom this holiday weekend, the Fairview Township Police Department would like to remind everybody to do so safely. Due to increased vehicular traffic, remember to watch your speed and obey the traffic laws.  Do not text while driving.  Please try to be courteous to other drivers when on the roadways and [...]

July 1, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off