Saturday 25th October 2014,
Fairview Township Police Department

News Release

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

Fairview Police Catch New Cumberland Robber

Fairview Police Catch New Cumberland Robber

On December 19th, Fairview Township Police were called to assist New Cumberland Borough Police after a robbery at the Market Mart in the 400 block of Bridge Street. The subject was to be armed with a knife, and recently fled the scene without obtaining any money. Fairview Township Police Officer Jason Lotier saw a subject [...]

December 20, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Medication Take-back Box Available

Medication Take-back Box Available

The Fairview Township Police Department is now participating in the York County Solid Waste Authority’s medication take-back box program. York County residents who have unused or unwanted medications can stop by the Fairview Township Police Department during normal business hours and place the medications in the secure lock-box. The box is located in the lobby [...]

December 7, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Severe Weather Warning

Severe Weather Warning

The Fairview Township Police Department wants everyone to be safe during the severe weather caused by hurricane Sandy. Since severe flooding, wind damage, and extended power outages are expected, here are a few tips: * Prepare a kit containing flashlights and extra batteries, a first aid kit, several days supply of food and drinking water, [...]

October 29, 2012 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Township Emergency Comments Off

Multiple Businesses Burglarized

Multiple Businesses Burglarized

Several Fairview Township businesses were burglarized during the overnight hours of October 27th into the 28th. The businesses were entered by prying open a door. Most sustained minor damage and very little was taken in the incidents. The following businesses reported, either through a burglar alarm or by calling police, that they had been victimized: [...]

October 29, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Burglary, News Release Comments Off

Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat in Fairview Township will be held on October 31st from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. We hope everyone will have a safe and enjoyable time. To help avoid accidents or problems, here are some safety tips you can follow: * Each person should be visible at night by carrying a flashlight, glow [...]

October 22, 2012 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Chad Ginter Arrested for Threats

Chad Ginter Arrested for Threats

On October 12, Fairview Township Police arrested 30-yr old Chad Ginter from Highland Street in Steelton, for making threats towards his ex-girlfriend. At 4:10 a.m., the ex-girlfriend called police to her residence on Windy Way, New Cumberland. She advised that Ginter was outside pounding on her house and yelling that he was going to kill [...]

October 12, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release Comments Off

Three Mile Island Siren Testing

Three Mile Island Siren Testing

Exelon has recently installed a new state-of-the-art siren system within Three Mile Island’s 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone. Residents may hear the sirens as they test the system in accordance with FEMA requirements. Testing is scheduled on the following dates: Thursday October 4th at 12:30 p.m. Thursday October 18th at 12:30 p.m. Thursday November 1st beginning [...]

October 3, 2012 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Restaurant Fire Ruled Accidental

Restaurant Fire Ruled Accidental

On September 26, 2012, at 1:35AM, the Fairview Township Fire Department was dispatched to the Hillside Cafe, located at 589 Salem Road, Etters, for a reported structure fire.  Upon arrival, heavy smoke and flames were seen coming from the southeast corner of the restaurant. The Hillside Cafe sustained severe damage due to the fire. The [...]

September 26, 2012 Jayne Burnett News Release Comments Off

Drug Education Seminar

Drug Education Seminar

UPDATE:   This seminar has been cancelled. If you are interested in being notified when future seminars are being held, or if you have questions concerning drug use that you would like answered immediately, please call the Fairview Township police Department at 717-901-5267.   Do you know what to look for if your child is on [...]

September 11, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Department News, Drugs, News Release Comments Off