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.
Trick or Treat will be held on Friday, October 31, 2014 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM. As a reminder to parents, choose a costume for your child that is bright and reflective and inspect your child's treats before they eat them.
On Tuesday October 07, 2014 at 09:45 AM, police were called to a home in the 800 block of Lancaster Avenue for a report of vandalism to an automobile. According to the victim, someone had placed nail(s) in two of the tires of the vehicle.
On October 07, 2014 at 09:49 AM, police were called to a home in the 700 block of N. State Street for a report of theft from a vehicle. According to the complainant, unknown actor(s) rummaged through a vehicle removed a cell phone.
On October 06, 2014 at 3:43 PM, police were called to the campus of York College for a report of the theft of two bicycles from the area of North Side Commons which is located just off of W. Jackson Street near the campus.
On October 06, 2014 at 12:46 PM, police were called to the Colonial Shopping Center in the 900 block of Colonial Avenue for a report of the theft of a bicycle. According to the victim, the bike had been stored in a vehicle bike rack attached to a the victim's car which was parked in the parking lot...
On Monday January 13th, 2014 at approximately 7:52PM, officers responded to 630 Loucks Mill Road for a report of a shooting. Arriving on scene, officers encountered the victim, Dennis C. Schaller, age 51, of York, Pa, with an apparent gunshot wound to the lower back. Mr. Schaller reported he was...
Spring Garden Township Police are investigating the theft of a red leather purse which occurred Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at approximately 6:00PM in the 1400 block of Second Avenue. The large red leather purse contained a small blue purse. The total value of the items taken was approximately $60...
Between 8:30PM, Saturday, November 30, and 3:30 PM, Sunday, December 1, 2013, a 42" Vizio flat screen television valued at 740.00 and a 19" Emerson television / DVD combination valued at 135.00 were taken from a residence in the 1300 block of Hill Street. Entry was gained by breaking a window to...
On Sunday December 01, 2013 at approximately 3:57 P.M. police were called to the 1300 block of Hill Street, in the Beverly Hills neighborhood, to investigate a reported residential burglary. The resident reported that sometime between late Saturday evening, November 30th, and Sunday afternoon,...