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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

York Man Arrested for DUI

York Man Arrested for DUI

On December 23, 2015 at approximately 2:47 am the Fairview Township Police Department arrested 45 year old William Kemper of Kern Road in York for DUI following an early morning incident. Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash on Seitz Road at Siddonsburg Road.  On arrival, police found there was no crash.  [...]

January 5, 2016 dholland Arrest Comments Off

Fairview Township Man Arrested for DUI

Fairview Township Man Arrested for DUI

On January 1, 2016 at approximately 6:44 pm the Fairview Township Police Department arrested 60 year old Raymond Martz of York Road in Fairview Township for DUI following a traffic stop. Police stopped Martz for a traffic violation.  Upon speaking to Martz, it was determined that he had been drinking.  Police administered field sobriety testing [...]

January 5, 2016 dholland Arrest Comments Off

Fairview Township Man Arrested for Assault

Fairview Township Man Arrested for Assault

On December 3, 2015 at approximately 1853 hours the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to an assault report at the American Legion on Marsh Run Road. Upon investigating it was determined that 39 year old John Fishel Jr. of the 800 block of School House Lane had allegedly assaulted another man outside the establishment.  [...]

January 5, 2016 dholland Arrest, Assault Comments Off

Fairview Officer Suspended Due to Arrest

Fairview Officer Suspended Due to Arrest

Due to his recent arrest, Officer Tyson Baker is on administrative leave from the Fairview Township Police Department.  Baker has been with the department for 17 years. As this is a Federal case, this agency is unable to provide any information on the investigation and arrest.  Any questions should be directed to Dawn Mayko with [...]

December 18, 2015 Chief Jason Loper News Release Comments Off

Police Called to the Scene of a Deceased Male

Police Called to the Scene of a Deceased Male

On December 6, 2015 at 7:39 am the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to the area of the Clarion Hotel on Sheraton Drive for a report of a cardiac arrest.  On arrival, police and EMS personnel found a white male who was deceased.  The decedent was identified as 27 year old Heath Weigel of [...]

December 8, 2015 dholland Department News, News Release Comments Off

Police Investigating Residential Burglary

Police Investigating Residential Burglary

On November 12, 2015, the Fairview Township Police Department responded to an address in the 300 block of Steigerwalt Hollow Road for a report of a residential burglary. The homeowner reported that between Tuesday, November 10 and Friday, November 13 an unknown person entered the residence and stole a television and Blue Ray player. Police [...]

November 16, 2015 dholland Burglary, Theft Comments Off