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    Ephrata Borough & East Cocalico Police Logs

    Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY: Derek A. Bollinger, 27, Denver, was arrested Aug. 18 in the 400 block of Blue Lake Road in West Cocalico Township after a caller reported suspicious activity at...

    • Posted August 24, 2016
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  • ROBERT DEVONSHIRE JR. | LNP Correspondent The Strasburg Rail Road is seeking a waiver to not blow their whistle at every crossing in an effort to stop spooking horses.
    Emotions flare over horse beating incident

    By Patrick Burns An Ephrata Township 20-year-old went to District Judge Tony Russell’s office Monday to pay fines relating to an Aug. 2 incident which elicited social media criticism and rage often directed squarely on the local...

    • Posted August 11, 2016
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  • The siren call: Ephrata Police response time focus of Adamstown council meeting

    The Ephrata Police Department received its first six-month “report card” regarding response time, at the Adamstown Borough meeting Aug. 2. The report was compiled by Ephrata Police Lt. Chris McKim and presented to Mayor Dean Johnson, which...

    • Posted August 10, 2016
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  • Ephrata & East Cocalico Police Reports

    Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: CRASH: Police responded to an accident involving two vehicles in the 3000 block of North Reading Road at South Poplar Street in Adamstown Borough at 2 p.m. July 26 where...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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    Ephrata & East Cocalico Police Logs

    Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: THEFT: Police filed theft of services charges against Scott L. Behney, 56, the 500 block of Mountain Road, West Cocalico Township. PP&L representatives allege that over the past several months,...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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    Local cops respond to recent police tragedies

    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...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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    Ephrata & East Cocalico Police logs, July 7 2016

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: TERRORISTIC THREATS/DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Harry J Regester, 35, of the first block of North Reamstown Road was charged with three counts of terroristic threats and one count of disorderly conduct...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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  • (Left to right) Chief William Harvey, Lt. Thomas Shumaker, Lt. Christopher McKim, Mayor Ralph Mowen, and Scott McCloud hold a box donated to Ephrata that honors Ephrata Police chief James McCloud, who held the position from 1926 to 1928. Photo by Patrick Burns
    McCloud proud

    Months of indecision preceded Scott McCloud’s call to the Ephrata Police Department in December. Even as Lt. Christopher McKim picked up the phone, McCloud wasn’t convinced if Ephrata PD would be interested in items he’d gathered in...

    • Posted June 29, 2016
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  • East Cocalico Police Report

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: 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...

    • Posted June 29, 2016
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  • Woman threatens officers, defecates

    An East Cocalico Township woman is facing charges for hitting her boyfriend with a dog leash, threatening an officer and defecating in a holding cell, according to police. Annemarie Damico, 34, the first block of Deanne Circle,...

    • Posted June 6, 2016
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