Gettysburg Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Gettysburg mother, son assault girl, police say

    Yesterday | via Evening Sun 

    Gettysburg mother, son assault girl, police say A Gettysburg man and his mother were arrested for allegedly abusing a 15-year-old girl, according to affidavits. Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/29RQdpT A Gettysburg man and his mother were arrested for allegedly abusing a 15-year-old girl, according to affidavits filed with District Judge Mark Beauchat. 3 comments

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  • Are AR-15s assault rifles? Locals react to debate

    Yesterday | via Evening Sun 

    National debate of AR-15 style guns has sparked regarding recent U.S. shootings. But what exactly is the AR-15? Are AR-15s assault rifles? Locals react to debate National debate of AR-15 style guns has sparked regarding recent U.S. shootings.

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  • Police Log for Hanover area July 20

    Wednesday Jul 20 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for Hanover area July 20 Hanover Borough, Penn Township, West Manheim Township, McSherrystown, Eastern Adams Regional and State Police/Gettysburg Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/2aaZRIF 4:14 p.m. No injuries were reported but towing was required following a crash in the 500 block of Eisenhower Drive. A 2007 Hummer HU3 operated by Jennifer Starner, of Littlestown, experienced a mechanical failure and became disabled.

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  • 689 victims named in Oak Lawn cemetery case

    Tuesday Jul 5 | via Evening Sun 

    After a five-month investigation, which included thousands of interviews with victims, Cumberland Township police have filed charges against the former owner of the Oak Lawn Memorial Garden cemetery. Cumberland police charged James H. Delaney for theft and violation of Pennsylvania Burial Ground Law after he allegedly mishandled more than $1 million intended for prepaid funeral arrangements, according to an affidavit filed Tuesday with District Judge Mark Beauchat.

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  • Gettysburg man charged with production of child porn

    Friday Jul 1 | via WPMT-TV York 

    The United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that a Gettysburg man has been charged with production of child pornography involving children under 12 who were in his custody. Steven L. Berwager, age 73, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania was charged in a Criminal Information with producing videos of minor children in his custody engaging with Berwager in sexually explicit conduct. 7 comments

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  • Police Log for Hanover area June 30

    Thursday Jun 30 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for Hanover area June 30 Hanover Borough, Penn Township, Conewago Township, Littlestown and State Police/Gettysburg police logs for June 17-30 Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/292QZP4 11:10 a.m. Rachel Click, 36, of Hanover, was arrested for an outstanding warrant in the 500 block of Broadway. She was turned over to a constable for further disposition.

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  • Police charge Gettysburg man shot in Waynesboro phar...

    Thursday Jun 23 | via ABC 27 

    The NHL draft is nothing new for Paul Castron. The New Jersey Devils director of scouting was hired by general manager R NEW YORK - Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knick has agreed to chase a fourth Olympic men's basketball medal, while Toronto teammates K WAYNESBORO, Pa.

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  • Man charged after showing police cocaine

    Jun 22, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Police arrested a Gettysburg man after he allegedly broke into an apartment, punched the resident in the face and, after police arrived, showed officers cocaine that was in his pocke, according to an affidavit filed with District Judge Matthew Harvey Man charged after showing police cocaine Police arrested a Gettysburg man after he allegedly broke into an apartment, punched the resident in the face and, after police arrived, showed officers cocaine that was in his pocke, according to an affidavit filed with District Judge Matthew Harvey Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/28VmBIg Police arrested a Gettysburg man after he allegedly broke into an apartment, punched the resident in the face during an altercation and, after police arrived, showed officers cocaine that was in his pocket, according to an affidavit filed with District Judge Matthew Harvey. 1 comment

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  • Police Log for Hanover area June 22

    Jun 22, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for Hanover area June 22 Hanover Borough, Penn Township and State Police/Gettysburg police activity for the past 24 hours Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/28NEHfN 12:30 p.m. Retail theft reported at a business in the 400 block of Eisenhower Drive where a male shoplifted chainsaws and left the area before police were called. 3:22 p.m. Retail theft that occurred several weeks prior was reported at a business in the 400 block of Eisenhower Drive.

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  • Police Log for Hanover area June 21

    Jun 21, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for Hanover area June 21 Hanover Borough, Penn Township, Gettysburg Borough and Eastern Adams Regional police activity for June 13-20 Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/28MfqWK 8:20 a.m. Suspicious circumstances reported in the first block of Second Avenue involved a resident finding mail related to finances open when they took it out of the mailbox. 9:34 a.m. Criminal mischief was reported in the 100 block of Allegheny Avenue where a lawn ornament was broken sometime overnight.

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  • Police Log for Hanover area June 20

    Jun 20, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for Hanover area June 20 Hanover Borough, Penn Township, Conewago Township and State Police/Gettysburg police logs for June 17-20 Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/28JIb2i June 17 6:32 a.m. Harassment charges are pending against a 27-year-old Hanover man and a 27-year-old Hanover woman following a domestic altercation reported in the first block of Fifth Street. 8:39 a.m. Domestic argument occurring between a man and a woman was reported in the first block of Baltimore Street.

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  • Read Story

    Jun 18, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    As the sun set on a mild summer evening in Gettysburg, close to 100 people gathered at Unity Park. Only the sounds of nearby Baltimore Street could be heard.

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  • Vigil in Gettysburg honors victims of violence

    Jun 18, 2016 | via WPMT-TV York 

    Among those remembered were 3-year old Isabella Rose Godfrey, who police say was killed by her mother in Jackson Township, York County and 9-year old Codie Powell who was killed by her father in Littlestown. The victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting were also honored. 2 comments

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  • Police Log for Hanover area June 17

    Jun 17, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for Hanover area June 17 Hanover Borough, Penn Township and Littlestown police activity for the past 24 hours Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/24VRuRa June 16 9:50 a.m. Minor injuries were reported and towing was required following a crash at High Street and Kindig Lane. A 1993 Ford Ranger operated by Joseph Baumer, of Gettysburg, struck a 2012 Buick Enclave operated by Mary Dolheimer, of Hanover.

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  • Gettysburg leaders plan vigil for Orlandoa

    Jun 16, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Gettysburg leaders plan vigil for Orlando victims, local deaths Gettysburg community leaders will host a community vigil Saturday at the Unity Park on Lefever Street Saturday Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/1ttlDvg There will be a candlelight vigil at the Gettysburg Unity Park, located in the first block of Lefever Street, starting at 8:30 p.m. Saturday. The vigil will memorialize the victims of the recent shooting in Orlando, Florida, and two recent deaths in Adams County.

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  • Police Log for Hanover area June 16

    Jun 16, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for Hanover area June 16 Hanover Borough, Penn Township, Conewago Township, Littlestown and State Police/Gettysburg police logs for June 16 Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/28HtuGe 10:04 a.m. Harassment by communications was reported in the first block of Gail Street where a man and a woman have been receiving repeated unwanted messages from another woman. 12:41 p.m. Disturbance was reported in the 100 block of W. Park Avenue involving a verbal argument occurring between several subjects.

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  • Police Log for June 15

    Jun 15, 2016 | via Evening Sun 

    Police Log for June 15 Hanover Borough, Penn Township, Littlestown, Eastern Adams Regional, State Police/Gettysburg police activity for June 15 Check out this story on eveningsun.com: http://evesun.co/1tqM6cZ June 14 11:49 a.m. Theft of a television was reported in the 200 block of Second Avenue. 4:28 p.m. A charge of harassment is pending against a 24-year-old Hanover man following a domestic altercation reported in the first block of E. Chestnut Street.

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Gettysburg Law

What is the punishment for misdemeanor to the third degree second offense while driving under Dui suspension
Second offense dui under Dui suspension with the possibility of a habitual offender charge
It depends on your BAC at the time you were stopped. The DUI could have a mandatory minimum of anywhere from 5 to 90...
How can I get citied for DUS when I wasn't driving?????
I was given a citation for driving under suspension. One problem, I wasn't driving. The PA state cop came up behind my parked turned off SUV in a convenience store parking lot. The actual driver was in the stores bathroom. We just bought the truck, and used a tag from another vehicle that wasn't completely transferred yet. 1. Can a state cop run a plate for the fun of it? When I called a police station and asked them to run my tags, they stated they needed a reason. This one ran the plate, came back to the old car, then he asked me for my license, told him right out I didn't have one, next thing I know, he runs me thru the computer, and I get a citation for DUS! in addition, his partner started questioning my 17 year old daughter wo my permission. (she was with. There was 3 of us.) by the time my husband came out, everything was over...
Unfortunately, you are going to have to go to court to sort this out. Make sure the driver is called as a witness. If...
How can adams co. court charge me 8400 dollars for a dui
fine was 1500 but also had to pay prosecution cost?
You answered your own question. While 8400 sounds like a lot you most likely were ordered to pay court costs plus the...
Can I legally drive in Pennsylvania during my license sususpension appeal
I lost my licence for a dui charge. 1st. They suspended my license for 18 months with interlock after a year as if it was my 2nd dui. I'm am currently in the suspension appeal process. Can I still drive until this matter is resolved? I called penn dot to check my status and it says appeal.
Generally, the appeal stays the suspension, however there are exceptions for certain offenses. Additionally, after the...
Why is my license suspended for 18 months when I was charged with a ungraded first offense Dui
I recently pled guilty to a first offense dui at the highest rate. The sentencing guidelines for this charge are 72 hours to 6 months and 1 year license suspension. I have a prior dui over 10 years ago so this one was considered my first offense. I received my suspension paperwork from Penn dot saying my license is suspended for 18 months and that I need ignition interlock for 1 year afterwards. Is there something I can do because bye the sentencing guidelines my license should only be suspended for 12 months and no ignition interlock
I am not licensed in Pennsylvania, but in California, where I am licensed, there often are differences in what the DMV...
I refused a blood test and lost my license in pa for a year. can I get a license and drive if I move to another state?
I served 3 months for the dui and a month of the refusal. Is there anyway I get get a limited license or if I move to another state can I drive there?
You could apply for a conditional license for the limited purpose of driving to and from work, school, or doctor...
I have a question regarding losing my license for a year, its a first time dui offense and i find it ridiculous
Prior backround is simple assault possession of a deadly weapon and now dui and simple possession all misdemeanors
You should talk with an attorney who handles DUI cases where this occurred. Unfortunately if you have a prior criminal...