Police News

  • OMAHA, Neb.  – PetArmor®, a flea and tick brand of Perrigo Animal Health, helped to protect Mechanicsburg Borough Police Department K9 by donating a bullet- and stab-protective vest. In most cases, law enforcement agencies do not have the budget to purchase K-9 protective vests because they cost $1,050.00 each. As a result, police dogs are […]

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  • On 10/26/17 at 1846 hrs., the Mechanicsburg Police Department was dispatched to Baldwin St. & Apple Dr. for  a pedestrian struck by a vehicle. The investigation determined that a 10 year old female had been struck while crossing  Baldwin St. and was not in a crosswalk at the time she crossed the street. The driver […]

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  • On September 23rd, 2017 the Mechanicsburg Police Department received notification from the Mechanicsburg High School regarding a possible sexual relationship between a coach and a student athlete. During the subsequent investigation, it was confirmed that Frank Hoy had sexual encounters with a 17 year old student.  Hoy was 21 years of age and employed, part-time, by the […]

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  • On 10/23/17, at approximately 1458 hrs., the Mechanicsburg Police Department was contacted in regards to a skimming device that was located on a gas pump located at 101 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg. The device was found inside the pump and it is unknown how long the device was present. The device has been recovered by the […]

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  • The Mechanicsburg Police Department is proud to be participating in a fund raising event for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region on Friday October 13, 2017. Six members of the Department, Chief Margaret Myers, Officer Justin Myers, Detective Rodney Temple, Officer Ryan McCormick, Officer Kyle Forry and Officer Evan Shipley will be going […]

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  • Arrested: Cody Permenter, 19 Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 On 9/16/17, at around 3:00 AM, the Mechanicsburg Police were dispatched to the 100 block of West Main Street for a report of vehicle break ins. A responding officer observed the suspect attempt to open several vehicles, unsuccessfully. The suspect was then observed opening and getting into a […]

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  • On 9/9/17, the Mechanicsburg Police Department responded to several thefts from motor vehicles where one of the windows of the vehicles were broken out to gain access to items inside the vehicles. Some of the items taken in the thefts included a kitchen knife set, raffle tickets and cash, which were being sold for an animal rescue. Anyone […]

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  • Check out the video HERE for more information about the Mechanicsburg Police Department’s participation in the Bigs in Blue program!

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  • The Mechanicsburg Police Department is currently seeking the location of Nancy Hewett. Hewett is 79 years old, approximately 5’2″ tall, weighing approximately 100 lbs, with white hair, and brown eyes. She has the beginning stages of dementia and is an insulin dependent diabetic. She left her residence around 1200 pm today and has not been seen or […]

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  • It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the Mechanicsburg Police Department announces the loss of a retired officer. Officer William Demmy III served with the police department from 1/9/89 – 1/9/11. Prior to working with Mechanicsburg he was an officer with the Dillsburg Police Department. While working for Mechanicsburg Officer Demmy served as […]

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