News & Events

Federal Shutdown Scams

Pennsylvania State Police have issued a warning about Federal Shutdown Scams. To learn more, click Federal Shutdown Scams or Captain James H. Fisher | Commanding Officer Pennsylvania State Police | Troop J, Lancaster 2099 Lincoln Highway East | Lancaster, PA 17602 Phone: 717.290.1957 | Fax: 717.299.7663

Addiction and the Brain

Counterdrug partnered with Penn Medicine and Lancaster Joining Forces to create a 2 minute educational video, “Addiction and the Brain”.  It ends with various resources not only for someone with a substance use disorder but also for those close to someone who has an addiction. Click here to view the video or copy the following […]

Community Awareness Bulletin – White Van Scam

The Pennsylvania State Police is reminding residents of the resurgence of the “white van scam,” a scam involving the sale of electronic home theater goods from the back of an SUV or van. The con typically involves individuals selling “expensive high-end” home theater equipment out of their vehicle at a significantly discounted price. The equipment […]

Chronic Wasting Disease

Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is a prion disease that affects deer, elk, reindeer, sika deer and moose. To date, there have been no reported cases of CWD infection in people. However, studies raise concerns that there may also be a risk to people. Learn more about this disease by visiting the Center for Disease Control’s website […]

License Your Dog in PA

The Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement will be conducting a license canvas in Lancaster County in May.  Multiple wardens will be going door to door educating dog owners as well as checking the status of their dog licenses and rabies vaccinations. All dogs three months or older must be licensed by Jan. 1 of each […]

EMS Bystander Response Training

Northwest EMS (Emergency Management System) provides lifesaving emergency medical care but they can’t do it alone. Northwest EMS needs your help to save the life of your loved one, friend, or neighbor. Bystanders are the critical link to saving lives in the precious minutes before an ambulance arrives! Please do not let another day go […]