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Cub Scout Pack Visits Fairview Township Police

Cub Scout Pack Visits Fairview Township Police

On Saturday, February 13, 2016, Cub Scout Park #270 toured the Fairview Township Police Department.  The scouts, who are all 3rd grade students, met with Officer Bill Buzzard and Officer Chad Bowman, who took them on a tour of the facility.  Prior to their visit, the scouts had compiled a list of questions for the officers including: [...]

February 17, 2016 Jayne Burnett Department News Comments Off

IRS Phone Scam

IRS Phone Scam

Recently residents in this area have been receiving phone calls from criminals identifying themselves as being with the IRS in an attempt to obtain money or personal information.  Fortunately, so far the residents who have contacted police have realized it was a scam and did not provide them any information. Please be advised that the [...]

February 12, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Pizza Shop Robber Arrested

Pizza Shop Robber Arrested

At 9:00 pm on Thursday February 4th, police were called to the 601 Pizzeria located at 601 Old York Road, Etters, for a report of an armed robbery that just occurred.  The shop owner was preparing to close when a white male armed with a handgun came in and demanded money from the cash register.  [...]

February 5, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release, Robbery Comments Off

Wanted Man Found With Drugs

Wanted Man Found With Drugs

On Thursday, January 28 at approximately 2:09 pm the Fairview Township Police Department assisted the Cumberland County Adult Probation and Parole Department with the service of two arrest warrants on 19 year old Corey Heffren at the Red Carpet Inn on Lewisberry Road.  During the arrest, officers found heroin and numerous pieces of drug paraphernalia. Additional [...]

January 28, 2016 dholland Arrest, Drugs Comments Off

Fairview Township Hires New Officer

Fairview Township Hires New Officer

Kayla Miske is the latest sworn officer to join the ranks of the Fairview Township Police Department.  Prior to her appointment, Ofc.Miske was one of several hundred candidates who began the testing process to become a Police Officer.  The  Police Department’s rigorous hiring procedure included written testing, physical agility testing, an interview process, a thorough [...]

January 26, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News Comments Off

Lewisberry Man Arrested After Struggle with Police

Lewisberry Man Arrested After Struggle with Police

Shortly after 8:00 p.m. on  January 22, 2016, Fairview Township Police were called to the scene of a domestic disturbance on Grandview Drive, Lewisberry.  The male subject, 68-yr old John F. Daneker Jr, was accused of assaulting and threatening his wife the day before, and the fighting had started up again.  Daneker left the residence [...]

January 25, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Arrest, News Release Comments Off

Fairview Township Declares a Snow Emergency

Fairview Township Declares a Snow Emergency

With the impending winter storm, Fairview Township has declared a snow emergency that will begin at 7:00 P.M. this evening.  Police are urging those who do not have to be on the roadways to stay home until the storm has passed. With the expected large snowfall and the high winds, power outages may be likely.  [...]

January 22, 2016 Chief Jason Loper News Release, Township Emergency Comments Off

Man Arrested for DUI After Being Found Passed Out Behind the Wheel

Man Arrested for DUI After Being Found Passed Out Behind the Wheel

On January 15, 2016 at approximately 3:35 pm the Fairview Township Police Department arrested 49 year old Glenn Fisher of Shippensburg after he was found to be under the influence of heroin. Fisher was initially found unconscious behind the wheel of his running vehicle.  After being awoken, Fisher admitted that he had recently injected heroin [...]

January 19, 2016 dholland Arrest, Drugs, News Release Comments Off

Two New Police Officers Sworn In

Two New Police Officers Sworn In

Fairview Township is proud to welcome Chad Bowman and Kohl Welcomer as new Police Officers. Both men made it through a rigorous hiring procedure that included written testing, physical agility testing, an interview process, a thorough background investigation, polygraph examination, physical examination, and psychological examination. Chad Bowman is 32-years old and is a graduate of [...]

January 11, 2016 Chief Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Harrisburg Man Arrested For Forgery and Theft

Harrisburg Man Arrested For Forgery and Theft

On December 30, 2015 the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to the New Cumberland Federal Credit Union on Lewisberry Road for a report of forged checks.  Through investigation it was discovered that 29 year old James M. Emery of Harrisburg had cashed three checks totaling over $10,000 at various New Cumberland Federal Credit Union [...]

January 6, 2016 dholland Department News, News Release, Theft Comments Off