• Cocalico police log: Ephrata Police coverage area

    The Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: BURGLARY: Investigators have charged Diane Michelle Santiago, 45, Ephrata, and Joseph C. Reed Sr., 31, Peach Bottom, each with one count of burglary and one count of criminal conspiracy...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Flames, which fully engulfed the upper apartment of 21 S. Maple St., quickly spread to properties on the left and right on March 24.
    Blaze claims four homes on South Maple Street

    ‘We’re all grateful we got out alive,’ victim says The South Maple Street families affected by a fast-moving fire March 24 are slowly getting their lives back together this week. The fire displaced six families from apartments...

    • Posted March 31, 2016
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  • East Cocalico Police Log, February 11, 2016

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: THEFT: Police received a report that an Apple Macbook Air was stolen at 11 a.m. Jan. 27 from 650 S. Fourth St., Denver Borough. It was learned through investigation...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Cocalico Police Log, February 3, 2016

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DUI: Jonathan E. Davis, 40, the first block of Zartman Mill Road, Lititz, was charged with two counts of DUI and careless driving after a crash that occurred in...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • Denver Fire Company reports 2015 activity

    The Denver Volunteer Fire Company end of the year report lists a total of 205 calls for service in 2015. An average of 13 firefighters responded to each call. The average response time was 3.5 minutes, meaning...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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    Ephrata Police Log, January 20, 2016

    Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: DUI: Police were called to the 100 block of West Fulton Street, Ephrata Borough, around 8:15 a.m. Jan. 18 for a female driver passed out in the driver’s seat of...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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  • Anthony R. Dickersheid is accused of beating his girlfriend’s daughter – Oct. 14 inside a School Court home, when he had sole custody of her, according to police.
    Police: Denver Man Beat Child; Caused Brain Injury

    Police say Anthony R. Dickersheid Beat Child – is charged with causing a 6-year-old girl’s brain bleed, and other injuries, in an October beating at the child’s home. Anthony R. Dickersheid beat the girl – his girlfriend’s daughter...

    • Posted December 17, 2015
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  • Omar Colon, 26, is accused of firing a hand gun at a man on the 200 block of Church Avenue Nov. 9.
    Shooting Suspect Jailed

    Ephrata Police reported the arrest of the man who witnesses said fired a hand gun at a man visiting a home on the 200 block of Church Avenue in broad daylight on Nov. 9. Officer Kenneth Lockhart...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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    Pipe bomb explodes in Akron, damaging apartment

    Local and federal law enforcement officials are trying to find out who set off a pipe bomb near an apartment building in Akron, sending shrapnel flying through one of the occupied units. “There is no doubt that...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    Trashing the System; Trash Hauler Cited for Early Pick-ups

    Trash hauler fined for early morning pick-ups Ephrata Police have cited Joseph A. Colon of Columbia, for violating an Ephrata Borough ordinance for early. Police cited him for collecting trash at 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday  Dec. 1....

    • Posted December 4, 2015
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