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Burglary / Theft by Unlawful Taking

MBG-2024-04-0192 On April 9th, 2024, at approximately 3:07 PM, the Mechanicsburg Police Department was dispatched to the 100 block of West Green Street for a non-active burglary. The victim reported a broken shed window. It was learned a lock box, which contained money, and jewelry were stolen. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked […]

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Theft by Deception

MBG-2024-04-0162 On April 8th, 2024, at approximately 10:34 AM, the victim came to the Mechanicsburg Police Department to report a scam. The victim, who resides in the first block of East Allen Street, stated they received a voicemail. The caller identified themselves as a deputy with the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office. The victim called the […]

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DUI / Resisting Arrest

MBG-2024-04-0147 On April 7th, 2024, at approximately 7:42 PM, the Mechanicsburg Police Department was dispatched to a business in the 200 block of West Main Street. It was reported the suspect, identified as Dennis Edmiston, was intoxicated and causing a disturbance when he was instructed to leave. Officers located Edmiston at his residence. Further investigation […]

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Theft From Motor Vehicle

MBG-2024-04-0044 On April 2nd, 2024 at approximately 9:53 PM, the Mechanicsburg Police Department was dispatched to the 100 block of East Locust Street for a theft from motor vehicle. The victim reported an unknown person entered the vehicle earlier in the day. Two items were stolen from the vehicle. Residents are reminded to not leave […]

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Identity Theft / Access Device Fraud

MBG-2024-04-0013 On April 1st, 2024, at approximately 2:55 PM the victim reported unauthorized charges on their credit card. The victim, who resides in the 400 block of South High Street, reported two charges over a three month period. It is unknown how the victim’s information was obtained.

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Identity Theft

MBG-2024-03-0625 On March 27th, 2024, at approximately 11:38 AM. the victim reported unauthorized transactions from their checking account. The victim, who resides in the 500 block of East Locust Street, stated the total amount of loss was $1,000.00. It is unknown how the victim’s identifying information was obtained.

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Theft

MBG-2024-03-0599 On March 26th 2024, at approximately 3:19 PM, the victim contacted the Mechanicsburg Police Department to report a theft. The victim, who resides in the 600 block of S. Market Street, reported the theft of delivered cell phones. The items were delivered and left at the door. An unknown person stole the package. The […]

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Traffic Crash

MBG-2024-05-0201 On May 8th, 2024, at approximately 3:32pm, the police department was dispatched to the intersection of South Market Street and Stouffer Alley for a crash. Investigation determined Lutes was traveling westbound on Stouffer Alley and stopped at the posted stop sign. He attempted to continue westbound across the intersection when he was struck by […]

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Traffic Crash

MBG-2024-05-0179 On May 7th, 2024 at approximately 5:40pm, the police department was dispatched to the intersection of North Frederick Street and West Green Street for a crash that just occurred. Investigation determined the operator of the Explorer was traveling westbound on West Green Street. The operator failed to observe the Expedition traveling southbound on North […]

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Institutional Vandalism

The Mechanicsburg Police Department has been investigating numerous incidents involving graffiti in Memorial Park since mid-April. There have been numerous walls, picnic tables and other items which have been found to have had graffiti marked on them. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the police department. Anonymous tips can be sent either by email […]