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Woman Killed in One Vehicle Accident

Woman Killed in One Vehicle Accident

At 3:45 p.m. on June 30th, Fairview Township emergency services were dispatched to the 300 block of Old York Road, New Cumberland for a motor vehicle crash.  Upon arrival, police found a Subaru Forester had been headed south on Old York when, for unknown reasons, it went across the opposing lane of traffic and off [...]

June 30, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Home Invasion and Shooting at Trailer Park

Home Invasion and Shooting at Trailer Park

Around 12:30 a.m. on Thursday June 23, Fairview Township Police were called to residence located in the Meadowbrook Trailer Park. The victims, both in their 50′s, advised two men broke into the home and one of them began to physically assault the wife. The husband was also struck on the head with a handgun by [...]

June 23, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Assault, News Release Comments Off

Applications Being Accepted for Police Testing Consortium

Applications Being Accepted for Police Testing Consortium

The Cumberland County Police Testing Consortium is currently accepting applications for those interested in a career as a police officer.  This single testing process allows individuals to apply and test one time for 17 different participating police agencies, including the Fairview Township Police Department.  Applicants apply on-line for a one time fee of $50.00.  The [...]

May 23, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Fairview and Fishing Creek Elementary Schools T.E.A.M. Graduation

Fairview and Fishing Creek Elementary  Schools T.E.A.M. Graduation

On Wednesday May 18th, 5th grade students at Fairview Elementary School and Fishing Creek Elementary Schools graduated from the T.E.A.M. program. The Teaching, Educating, And Mentoring (T.E.A.M.) School Liaison Program is a school based “law-related” curriculum.  The officers doing these classes have received 40 hours of training that  introduced them to over 30 lesson plans on various topics [...]

May 20, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Red Land High School Active Shooter Drill

Red Land High School Active Shooter Drill

On April 29th 2016, the West Shore School District will be conducting a large-scale active shooter exercise at Red Land High School. The Fairview Township Police, EMS and Fire Departments, along with many other law enforcement and EMS agencies in York and Cumberland Counties, will be participating in this drill. Residents should not be alarmed [...]

April 27, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Police Arrest Woman For Heroin Possession Following Traffic Stop

Police Arrest Woman For Heroin Possession Following Traffic Stop

On April 25, 2016 at approximately 10:36 pm the Fairview Township Police Department arrested 44 year old Suzanne Witmer of Wrightsville for possession of heroin following a traffic stop. Witmer was stopped for an equipment violation.  As the officer approached the car, he observed Witmer throw something out of the passenger side window.  Upon investigating, [...]

April 27, 2016 dholland Arrest, Drugs Comments Off

Traffic Crash Lead to DUI Arrest

Traffic Crash Lead to DUI Arrest

On April 17, 2016 at approximately 6:41 pm the Fairview Township Police Department arrested 34 year old Michael Franks of Old Carlisle Road in Dover following a traffic crash. Police were dispatched to the intersection of Wyndamere Road and Industrial Drive for a report of a two vehicle crash.  On arrival, police spoke to Franks [...]

April 22, 2016 dholland Accident, Arrest Comments Off

Minor Crash Leads to DUI, Marijuana and Child Endangerment Charges

Minor Crash Leads to DUI, Marijuana and Child Endangerment Charges

On April 15, 2016 at approximately 11:39 pm the Fairview Township Police Department arrested 25 year old Lydia Stinson of the 300 block of Limekiln Road in Fairview Township following a minor traffic crash. Police were dispatched to the A-Plus Sunoco/McDonalds at 101 Limekiln Road for a report of a minor traffic crash.  On arrival, [...]

April 22, 2016 dholland Accident, Arrest Comments Off

Bicyclist Struck

Bicyclist Struck

At approximately 5:30 pm on April 13th, Fairview Township emergency services responded to a traffic accident at Old York Road and Normandy Drive, New Cumberland, in which a bicyclist was struck by a vehicle. The preliminary investigation indicates that 52-yr old Rodney Myers from Etters was riding his bicycle southbound on Old York Road, but [...]

April 14, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Accident, News Release Comments Off

Three Men Arrested for DUI Over the Course of Two Nights

Three Men Arrested for DUI Over the Course of Two Nights

On April 10, 2016 at 12:53 am police were dispatched to a hit and run crash in the 400 block of Lewisberry Road.  Residents in the area called after a small black pick-up truck struck several things in the area to include a stop sign, a street sign, and a tree.  The truck also drove [...]

April 12, 2016 dholland Accident, Arrest Comments Off