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Woman arrested for passing counterfeit money

Woman arrested for passing counterfeit money

On August 21, 2013 at 12:12 pm, the Fairview Township Police Department responded to the Motel 6 at 200 Commerce Drive for a report of a subject who had attempted to pay for a room with counterfeit money.  The motel reported that a female staying in room 326 had tried to pay for another night [...]

August 22, 2013 dholland Arrest Comments Off

Etters man life-flighted after one vehicle crash

Etters man life-flighted after one vehicle crash

On August 21, 2013 at 12:16 pm the Fairview Township Police Department was dispatched to the 100 block of Valley Road for a report of a one vehicle crash. Upon arrival, officers found that an eastbound vehicle driven by 72 year old Richard Gillardy of Shelleys Lane in Etters crossed over the double yellow line [...]

August 21, 2013 dholland Accident Comments Off

Virginia woman arrested on fugitive from justice charges

Virginia woman arrested on fugitive from justice charges

On August 19, 2013 the Defense Logistics Agency Police Department at 2001 Mission Drive New Cumberland requested assistance from the Fairview Township Police Department.  At their Normandy Memorial Drive access gate, they had identified and detained 25 year old Ashley M. Barnes of Patrick Springs, Virginia.  Barnes was found to have a warrant out of [...]

August 20, 2013 dholland Arrest Comments Off

New Cumberland man arrested for DUI and possession of drugs.

New Cumberland man arrested for DUI and possession of drugs.

On August 18, 2013 at 12:18 am, an officer with the Fairview Township Police Department was on patrol in the area of Lewisberry Road and the Interstate 83 North entrance ramp.  The officer observed that traffic was backing up on the ramp.  Upon investigating the reason, the officer located a Ford sedan that had driven [...]

August 20, 2013 dholland Arrest, Drugs Comments Off

Residential Burglary

Residential Burglary

On August 19 around 7:30 am, Fairview Township Police responded to a residence in the 100 block of Spanglers Mill Road, New Cumberland for a burglary report.  At some point between the 18th and 19th, the home was entered by forcing open the front door. Jewelry and a TV were stolen in the incident. If [...]

August 19, 2013 Lt. Jason Loper Burglary, Theft Comments Off

New Cumberland man wearing SCRAM bracelet arrested for DUI and Retail Theft

New Cumberland man wearing SCRAM bracelet arrested for DUI and Retail Theft

On August 15, 2013 an officer with the Fairview Township Police Department was on patrol in the area of the Giant Foods at 130 Old York Road.  The officer observed a male leave the store, grab a potted plant displayed for sale and leave in his vehicle. While following the male’s vehicle, the initiating officer [...]

August 15, 2013 dholland Arrest, Drugs, Theft Comments Off

Newberry Township man arrested for delivery of a controlled substance

Newberry Township man arrested for delivery of a controlled substance

On March 4, 2013 the Fairview Township Police Department was conducting an undercover investigation.  During this investigation, 18 year old William A. Husser of Fairway Drive in Newberry Township was observed delivering a controlled substance to a known individual.  Specifically, Husser delivered marijuana to this individual in the parking lot of the Uni-Mart at 658 [...]

August 2, 2013 dholland Arrest, Drugs Comments Off

Food Drive to Help Those in Need

Food Drive to Help Those in Need

The Fairview Twp Police Officer’s Association is conducting a summer food drive in conjunction with the Red Land Community Action Program (REDCAP).  REDCAP collects and distributes food to the greater Red Land Area. In May of this year, REDCAP distributed food to 139 different families consisting of 395 people. The summer months are even busier. [...]

July 26, 2013 Lt. Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off

Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Status Retained

Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Status Retained

The Fairview Township Police Department has received the official certification to remain a Pennsylvania accredited police agency. Fairview Township was one of 35 agencies to be either certified or re-certified on June 26th at the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association conference in Camp Hill. The Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association first rolled out the accreditation [...]

June 27, 2013 Lt. Jason Loper Department News Comments Off

Fairview and Newberry Officers Receive Officer of the Year Award

Fairview and Newberry Officers Receive Officer of the Year Award

On June 24th in Philadelphia, Officer Tyson Baker with Fairview Township Police and Detective Braxton Ditty with Newberry Township Police each received the Central Region Law Enforcement of the Year Award from the Pennsylvania Shield and Square Club. They received the award for their actions during an incident in Newberry Township in January 2012, in [...]

June 26, 2013 Lt. Jason Loper Department News, News Release Comments Off