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 June 01, 2014 at 1:53PM, police were called to the Rutter's Farm Store, located at 910 S. Richland Avenue, for a subject allegedly using drugs in the men's restroom. Upon arrival, police found several items used to inject a controlled substance in the men's restroom but the actor had already...
On April 26th, 2014 at 1:15 P.M., police were called to a home in the 800 block of Grandview Road for a report of harassment by communication. Upon arrival, police learned that the victim has been receiving repeated threatening text messages from the suspect after he had been warned against such...
On Sunday May 18th, 2014 at 11:05 P.M., police were called to a home in the 600 block of Mulberry Street for a reported theft of two bicycles. Upon arrival, the victim reported that two bicycles were taken from the property earlier in the day. The bikes were described as: Unknown Make/ Model...
On Sunday May 18th, 2014 at 1:23 P.M., police were called to the Family Dollar, located at 1025 Mt. Rose Avenue, for a reported attempted retail theft. According to store personnel, the suspect went behind the counter and attempted to take a carton of cigarettes from the display. An employee...
On Sunday May 18th, 2014 at 11:21 A.M., police were called to a home in the 1600 block of Second Avenue for a reported attempted burglary. The victim reported that unknown actor(s) attempted to gain entry through the back door by force overnight. The investigation is continuing. Anyone with...