Ephrata Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Police log: Ephrata and East Cocalico coverage areas

    Wednesday Jul 20 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: THREATS: Police charged Aleksey A. Tverdokhleb, 21, Reinholds, with terroristic threats and simple assault for his role in an altercation in the 700 block of West Route 897, West Cocalico Township, July 8 at 11:50 p.m. The Ephrata Police Department covers West Cocalico Township and Adamstown Borough. The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DRUG VIOLATION: Officers were dispatched to assist Adult Probation at 240 Main St., Denver Borough, at 11:59 a.m. June 30. Shawn Killinger, 31, was found to be in possession of marijuana, Clonazepam, drug paraphernalia and a prohibited offensive weapon.


    Related Topix: Ephrata, PA, Reinholds, PA, Drugs, Denver, PA

  • Local cops respond to recent police tragedies

    Wednesday Jul 13 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Lititz Police Chief Kerry Nye and Ephrata PD boss William Harvey responded on Tuesday after two days of horror on the national stage began with the tragic deaths of two black shooting victims stopped by police on July 5-6. The next afternoon, a vitriolic narrative bubbled on social media describing police as "murders" and "racists."


    Related Topix: Lititz, PA, Ephrata, PA, Violent Crime

  • Burglary Suspects Nabbed After Police Track Stolen C...

    Wednesday Jul 6 | via The Dispatch 

    Four Pennsylvania men were arrested after an early morning burglary at a downtown Ocean City residence on the Fourth of July after police were able to track them through a stolen credit card. Around 5:40 a.m. on Monday, Ocean City Police responded to the area of 12th Street and Dayton Lane for a reported residential burglary.


    Related Topix: Ocean City, MD

  • 2nd suspect arrested for armed bank robbery in Ephrata

    Saturday Jul 2 | via PennLive.com 

    An Ephrata woman is the second person arrested in connection with an armed bank robbery in the borough on June 28. According to officials, Sonya Jean Del Rossi, 35, of the 400 block of South State Street, was arrested this week for her role in the robbery at the BB&T Bank on North Reading Road. Her arrest comes weeks after that of 33-year-old Dean John Getz of Leola, who police also arrested for the robbery.


    Related Topix: Ephrata, PA, Leola, PA, Lititz, PA

  • East Cocalico Police Report

    Wednesday Jun 29 | via The Ephrata Review 

    THEFT: John Allen Barr, 52, no known address, was charged with retail theft. Time Matters Antiques, 2664 N. Reading Road, Denver, captured a male on surveillance video stealing numerous silver coins, valued at $375 on May 18. Barr was eventually identified as the individual responsible.


    Related Topix: Denver, PA, Ephrata, PA, Drugs

  • ABC27

    May 23, 2013 | via ABC 27 

    Chanceford Township residents held a prayer vigil Thursday evening to propose the opening of strip club in the township.The township zoning A trip to France and turkish robes for Governor Corbett. Four ski passes for Representative Pete Daley .


    Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, York County, PA, Ephrata, PA

Ephrata Law

Why would a lawyer want him to plead not guilty at the preliminary hearing for a BAC that high?
Spouses 1st DUI was in 2004, the 2nd was in 2006. His 3rd was Jan. 31, 2016. BAC was .72 for the 3rd one.
First, a person would probably be in a coma with a BAC that high or there is an error with the instrument. More...
State or county prison time for 3rd DUI? Could DUI treatment court be considered?
History of 3 DUIs. In a county prison 4 months for the 2nd one. 10 years passed when charged with the 3rd one. Will there be definite jail time again?
More details are needed to respond to this question competently. Has 10 years passed since the 2nd DUI? Has there been...
Hi I am on county probation for a DUI. My wife is on State Parole. We are married. Can we live together
She is getting released from prison September 29th. her state parole pfficer is saying we are not allowed to live together. Is this true
Did her parole officer give her a reason why? In any event she should talk to her attorney to address this.
Can diabetes affect bac , blood test in Pa.
I had an accident , went off road , i am a diabetic and havent eaten in 24 hours , i was coming home from local tavern , when i saw white lights and lost control and hit a tree,,then passed out for a moment , all i saw were white lights, i was transported to trauma , where bac , blood test was taken and shoed a .224
I don't believe diabetes will throw a blood test off to that extent. It can throw off a breath test. It may well have...
In pa is jail mandatory for a 5th driving under suspension non dui related
I live in PA, I received a 5th driving while suspended, never suspended for a DUI, just for not paying fines, and getting caught on an already suspended licence. The judge gave me 90 days in jail and a 1000.00 fine, should I appeal this or is it mandatory?
In Pennsylvania, the 6th DUS conviction must result in incarceration. However, the recidivism statute provides that...
Can I get my DUI overturned based on the supreme court ruling that blood testing for DUI without a warrant is unconstitutional?
I have a DUI from 2006 of which I was told that If I did not give blood my driving privileges would be revoked immediately.
Except in a very extraordinary circumstance, you would not be able to reverse a 10 year old conviction based on new...
Can I get the ard program for my first dui
I pulled in parking lot because I was fringe to much was feeling down lost dad and job this past job I found a job and working agin I have clean record never been arrested clean driving record my bac was .16 plmk thanks
It is entirely possible and probable so long as you did nit have a juvenile in the car with you. Reach out to local dui...