Friday 09th December 2016,
Fairview Township Police Department

News Release

Missing Woman Located

Missing Woman Located

UPDATE: On the afternoon of Wednesday September 30th, 22-yr old Brianna Bathavic called her mother to advise that she was fine. On September 24th, family members of Brianna contacted police because they were concerned for her well-being.  Her mother said Brianna left their residence on Big Spring Road, Etters, on Saturday, September 19th to go [...]

September 28, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Welcome the Red Land Little League Back Home

Welcome the Red Land Little League Back Home

On Sunday night August 30th, local emergency services will show their appreciation and will acknowledge the Red Land Little League team’s accomplishments by providing them with an escort back home. The escort is planned to go through jurisdictions where the team lives and plays. Police, Fire and EMS agencies will lead the team down Bridge [...]

August 28, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Police Seeking Identity of Suspects in Theft from Change Machine

Police Seeking Identity of Suspects in Theft from Change Machine

On August 17th, the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to the Kwik Shine Car Wash located at 566 Financial Way, Etters, for a theft report.  The manager reported that on Sunday August 16th, money was taken from the change machine around 7:15 pm. The suspects were driving a green Ford Explorer with damage to [...]

August 25, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Theft Comments Off

Teen Dies in Car Accident

Teen Dies in Car Accident

On August 23rd at 9:17 pm, police were called to the intersection of Big Spring Road and Elder Trail in Etters for a one-vehicle vehicle accident with entrapment. Unfortunately, even though she was wearing her seat belt, 17-yr old Emily Groft from Market Street in Lewisberry, died in the crash. The driver of the car, [...]

August 24, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Best Wishes to Red Land Little League

Best Wishes to Red Land Little League

The Fairview Township Police Department would like to congratulate the Red Land Little League team on their success this year and wish them the best of luck in the Mid-Atlantic Championship game scheduled for 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. We are proud of you and will be rooting for you! [...]

August 14, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Police Seek Help in Identifying Robbery Suspects

Police Seek Help in Identifying Robbery Suspects

On August 9, 2015 at 0447 hours Fairview Township Police were dispatched to an armed robbery at the Best Western Inn and Suites, located at 702 Limekiln Road, New Cumberland.  Two men entered the hotel with their faces covered.  One male pointed a pistol at the clerk, jumped the counter and escorted her to a [...]

August 14, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Robbery, Theft Comments Off

Lightening Appears to Have Started House Fire

Lightening Appears to Have Started House Fire

Shortly after 1:20 am on July 27th, Fairview Township Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to a house fire on Farmhouse Lane, Camp Hill.  Upon their arrival, the house was already fully engulfed in flames and officers assisted with evacuating residents from neighboring homes.  The homeowners were away on vacation when the fire occurred, but [...]

July 27, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Fairview Township National Night Out Community Celebration

Fairview Township National Night Out Community Celebration

On Tuesday August 4th, Fairview Township will hold our second 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. In addition to the police department, the fire department, EMS and many [...]

July 21, 2015 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Black Bear Captured In Fairview Township

Black Bear Captured In Fairview Township

Over the past few weeks, residents have had numerous Black Bear sightings in Fairview Township. Due to the bear getting into garbage cans close to homes and not wanting to risk a negative encounter with a resident or their pet, the Pennsylvania Game Commission set a trap in an effort to capture it.  Within 24 [...]

July 9, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Homicide Charges Filed in February Fatal Crash

Homicide Charges Filed in February Fatal Crash

Fairview Township Police have filed charges from a fatal accident that occurred earlier this year. On February 8 at 5:51 pm, officers were dispatched to a traffic crash at the intersection of Lewisberry Road and Poplar Road.  As a result of injuries suffered in the crash, 30-yr old Kyle Quigley died.  A passenger in Quigley’s [...]

July 2, 2015 dholland Accident, Arrest, News Release Comments Off