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5.26.2015 Selective Enforcement Unit Warrant Detail

26 May 2015 by Timothy Frey

During the week of May 13th 2015 officers assigned to the Bureau’s Selective Enforcement Unit (SEU) conducted a warrant sweep targeting persons known to have outstanding warrants for their arrest.  Many of those wanted had been previously charged with numerous drug offenses including delivery of narcotics and unauthorized use of a...

5.19.15 Police Officer Shot, Suspect Killed

19 May 2015 by Todd Umstead

At 12:27 PM, May 19, Lancaster City Police Officers responded to 305 E. Chestnut St. after receiving information that a wanted person was at this address. Officers confirmed that an arrest warrant existed for the subject and confirmed that he was at this location.

5.7.15 UPDATE Shooting Investigation - Wanted Person

7 May 2015 by Todd Umstead

   On May 6th, 2015 at approximately 1:08 pm, Lancaster City Police Officers responded to calls for shots fired in the area of the 300 blk. of S. Queen Street.  Soon after officers arrived they learned that a two-year-old child was struck in the foot.

5.6.15 Shooting

6 May 2015 by Todd Umstead

At approximately 1:08 pm Lancaster City Police responded to the area of Strawberry St. and Locust St. for a report of multiple gunshots. Officers patrolling nearby quickly arrived at the scene. It was initially determined that a male shooter fired multiple gunshots at a sedan containing several occupants.

5.5.15 Need Help in Robbery Investigation

5 May 2015 by Todd Umstead

Lancaster City Police are seeking assistance from the public regarding an armed robbery investigation. On April 17, 2015 at approximately 9:34 a.m. a 72-year-old city man was walking in the area of the 1st blk. of N. Mary St.

5.5.2015 Scam Alert!

5 May 2015 by Todd Umstead

SCAM  ALERT! Over the last four hours we have had two similar incidents: An unknown subject calls the victims on their cell phones. The suspect tells the victim they have a family member who was in a car accident and that the caller assaulted the family member.