Thursday 18th September 2014,
Fairview Township Police Department

News Release

Strongarm Robbery

Strongarm Robbery

Shortly after midnight on September 6th, Fairview Township Police were called to the 700blk of Salem Road, Etters, where a subject reported that he was robbed. The 18-yr old victim stated that he was at the Unimart located at 658 Wyndamere Road, Lewisberry, when he began talking to a white male with blond hair. The [...]

September 7, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Assault, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Michael Yingling Arrested After Trying to Elude Police

Michael Yingling Arrested After Trying to Elude Police

Around 8:30 a.m. on August 30th, Fairview Township Police clocked a Red Pontiac G6 going 82 mph in a 65 mph zone on I-83 South. When Officer Picciurro tried to stop the vehicle, it swerved between the lanes and got off the Interstate at Exit 35, the Lewisberry Exit, at a high rate of speed. [...]

August 31, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release Comments Off

Electrocution Death

Electrocution Death

Around 7:30 a.m. on August 21st,  41-year old James Dick from Saxton, PA, was killed while working on power lines.  His employer, J.R. Wyles Inc. out of James Creek, PA, was hired to re-route power lines for Adams Electric Cooperative in the 900 blk of Old Rossville Road, Lewisberry. While working on the lines, Dick [...]

August 21, 2012 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Daylight Burglary

Daylight Burglary

On August 19th around 6:45 p.m., Fairview Township Police took a burglary report in the 600 block of Wyndamere Road, Lewisberry. Entry was made to the residence by going through an unlocked exterior garage door and then forcing open an interior door that lead to the inside of the home. The homeowners were only away [...]

August 20, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Burglary, News Release Comments Off

Vacation Burglary

Vacation Burglary

On August 18th, Fairview Township Police responded to a home that had been burglarized on Farm House Lane, Camp Hill. The homeowners had been away on vacation and discovered the burglary when they returned. Entry was made to the home by forcing open a rear door. Jewelry and foreign coins were stolen from the residence. [...]

August 20, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Burglary, News Release Comments Off

Officer Stops 11-yr old Boy From Jumping off Balcony

Officer Stops 11-yr old Boy From Jumping off Balcony

Around 2:30 a.m. on Monday August 13th, Officer Buzzard, a 9-year veteran of the Fairview Township Police Department, was patrolling the parking lots of the local motels. During his check of the Motel 6 off of Limekiln Road, he encountered a family in need of assistance. An 11-yr old boy with apparent mental health issues was running [...]

August 13, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Vacation Burglary

Vacation Burglary

Fairview Township Police took a report on Centerview Avenue, New Cumberland for a residential burglary that occurred while the owners were away on vacation. A neighbor who was checking on the house and taking care of the victim’s dog discovered the break-in. It is believed the incident occurred between 3:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Saturday [...]

August 13, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Burglary, News Release Comments Off

Attempted Burglary

Attempted Burglary

On August 9th, a homeowner on Centerview Avenue, New Cumberland, reported that someone apparently tried to burglarize his residence. The wooden frame to a basement window had been removed and the window had been pried, but it did not appear that entry had been made to the home. The incident occurred sometime between the evening [...]

August 10, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Burglary, News Release Comments Off

Daytime Residential Burglary

Daytime Residential Burglary

On August 9th, Fairview Township Police responded to a home on Springers Lane in New Cumberland for a burglary that occurred between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Entry was made to the home by forcing open a rear door to the residence. Jewelry, including some items of sentimental value, were taken in the incident. Anyone with information [...]

August 10, 2012 Chief Jason Loper Burglary, News Release, Theft Comments Off

Cars Vandalized

Cars Vandalized

The Fairview Township Police Department took a report for several vehicles that had been vandalized during the overnight hours of August 6th into August 7th. All of the vehicles were located at the same residence in the 200 block of Willis Road, Etters. Two of the vehicles had the air removed from the tires, while [...]

August 7, 2012 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Vandalism Comments Off