Press Releases


Selective Enforcement Unit Drug Arrests 11.24.14

26 November 2014 by Timothy Frey

On 24 November 2014 (Thurs.) officers assigned to the Selective Enforcement Unit (SEU) in conjunction with the Street Operations Group (SOG) served several arrest warrants on persons wanted in connection with ongoing and active narcotic investigations.  The warrant arrests were associated with several different investigations from various locations of the...

11.22.14 Shooting

22 November 2014 by Todd Umstead

At approximately 6:58 a.m. 11/22/14 Lancaster City Police responded to a report of a person down in the 1st blk. W. King St. Officers located a 27-year-old male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was conveyed to a local hospital.

11.11.14 Infant Abduction, Assault

11 November 2014 by Todd Umstead

            At 03:27 a.m., November 11, 2014, Lancaster City Police officers were dispatched to Lancaster General Hospital for a report of an approximately 1-month-old female infant who was brought into the emergency ward with a laceration.

11.07.14 Homicide / Arrest

8 November 2014 by Todd Umstead

    Shortly after 10:00 pm, Friday evening, November 7th, Officers were dispatched to Shenk’s Cafe, 549 E. Chestnut St., for a report of a Shooting.  It was reported that the suspect shot one man in the chest and then fled out the door.  As Officers began to respond to the area, Detective Stanley Roache and Sgt.

11.03.14 Stabbing 400 blk. E. Grant St.

3 November 2014 by Todd Umstead

11:58 A.M. LCPD officers responded to a stabbing in the 400 blk. E. Grant St. Officers located a 22 year-old-male with a stab wound to his upper right torso. The victim taken to a local hospital. His injury is believed to be non life-threatening.