Welcome to the Spring Garden Township Police Department's web portal on the CRIMEWATCH Network. We ask that you use the information found on this site responsibly. Working in partnership with the community we can proactively prevent crime, support victim recovery and hold offenders accountable.
George Swartz, Chief of Police
Now Accepting Applications
The Metropolitan York Police Testing Consortium, comprising twelve (12) local police departments from York County, is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. More information and applications are available at www.yorkpolicejobs.org.
Completed applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 16, 2018.
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Andrew Wright Homicide Investigation
Cash reward for information that helps us bring Andrew Wright's killer to justice. Read the full story here.
Police Administrative Office Hours
Our regular administrative office hours are Monday - Friday 08:00 AM to 4:30PM except holidays. Police officers are on duty 24/7 a week. If you have an emergency, please call 911. If you need police services (non-emergency) during non-business hours, please call (717) 840-2971.
Since April, 2009 the Spring Garden Township Police Department has been accredited by the Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission and the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association.
Quick Response Team Member
The department is a participating member of the York County Quick Response Team. The York County Quick Response Team (YCQRT) was formed in November 2002 to provide assistance to local law enforcement agencies in the management and resolution of special threats and high-risk incidents.
On Friday, September 09, 2016 at 08:05 hours, police were called to a home in the 1400 block of Bee Tree Road for a reported burglary. The victim reported that unknown actor(s) had unlawfully entered the home's attached garage and removed elctronics from a vehicle, which was parked inside the...
On Friday September 09, 2016 at 07:38 hours, police were called to a home in the 1300 block of Hilltop Place for a reported burglary. The victims reported that unknown actor(s) had unlawfully entered their home sometime overnight and had taken several items to include cash, jewelry, electronics and...
The department is investigating additional Theft from Vehicle reports that occurred overnight. At least an additional 8 vehicles were entered overnight and property taken from them. These incidents occurred in the Villa Green neighborhood (S. Albemarle Street, Lancaster Avenue, Springdale Avenue, E...
Police were called to the 800 block of Grantley Court this morning for another Motor Vehicle Theft . The victim reported his Honda Ridgeline stolen sometime overnight from his driveway. The vehicle has since been recovered in Lancaster County unoccupied. Police remind residents to please lock their...
We continue to experience an increase in the number of reported Theft from Automobiles and Automobile Thefts. In an effort to help our residents secure their vehicles, we have included an attachment titled "Protect Your Vehicle", a publication from the National Crime Prevention Council. We...
Police were called to a reported Theft from a Vehicle at a residence in the 1200 block of S. Albemarle Street. The victim reported that an unknown actor(s) entered a vehicle parked in the driveway and removed property from the vehicle.
Police recovered a bicycle at the intersection of Virginia Avenue and Butler Alley in the Grantley Flats neighborhood. The bicycle is described as follows: Make: Next Model: Shocker Color: Red Style: Men's Mountain Bike
Police are investigating a burglary that occurred in 500 block of W. Jackson Street. While out in the area on another call, an officer discovered a shed broken into to the rear of a residence in Hersh Alley. The investigation is on-going.