Here are just a few of the calls your Capitol Police officers responded to recently.
Our officers responded to the area of the PA Game Commission after it was reported that a male exposed himself in a nearby PA Greenbelt parking lot. A search for the suspect yielded negative results.
Our Officers assisted Harrisburg City Police after a person as stabbed on the 500 block of Forrest Street.
Capitol Police reported asking a disorderly individual to leave the lobby area of the Department of Corrections. The female left without further incident. Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police with a harassment call near 13th Street and State Streets. The suspects involved were the same suspects from a burglary and criminal mischief incident occurring the night before.
Capitol Police responded to a call regarding two disorderly females at Strawberry Square who had pulled 2 fire alarms and were discharging a fire extinguisher inside the building. The females were gone upon police arrival, but it was discovered that it was only one of the females who was responsible for the damage. That female was later identified while committing a similar act in the city. Charges are pending further investigation.
Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police with a disorderly individual at a local MDJ’s office.
County communications reported an officer hearing approximately 10 guns shots near the DGS Annex. A search of the area yielded negative results. It is believed the sounds were coming from fireworks being set off nearby.
Our officers assisted Amtrak Police who took a person into custody at the train station.
Capitol Police served a warrant on a disorderly individual at Front and Pine Streets.
Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police with a reported active burglary in the 900 block of Front Street. The building was searched with negative results.
Our Investigations Section is looking into a possible fraudulent unemployment compensation application.
Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police who were in foot pursuit of a suspect in the 800 block of Green Street.
Our Investigations Section is looking into a possible fraudulent unemployment compensation application reported from another state.
Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police with a traffic stop for racing at Front & Liberty Streets. The driver received multiple traffic citations and was taken into custody for warrant service.
Our officers assisted Harrisburg City Police with a person who committed suicide by jumping off the Walnut Street Garage.
Capitol Police officers located and recovered an unoccupied stolen vehicle at 3rd and Chestnut Streets.
Capitol Police assisted Penbrook Police with a traffic stop near 20th & State Streets.
A small protest of approximately 40 people took place on the Main Capitol steps without incident.
Our officers assisted Harrisburg City Police with a barricaded male in the 1900 block of 4th Street. The male was later transported to Harrisburg Hospital for a mental health evaluation.
Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police with a shooting that occurred in the 2100 block of Jefferson Street. One male was found shot on scene.
The Investigations Section is looking into some harassing emails sent to an employee in the Labor and Industry Building.
Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police with a traffic stop on a wanted individual on the State Street Bridge. The subject was taken into custody.
Our officers assisted Harrisburg City Police with a suicidal person on the State Street Bridge. The individual was transported to Harrisburg Hospital for evaluation.
Our officers were dispatched to the Forster Street Office Building for a report of a theft of 3 catalytic converters. An investigation is being conducted.
Capitol Police assisted Amtrak Police with a wanted person who was on a train coming into Harrisburg from Philadelphia. The wanted person was located and when he was taken into custody, he had several types of illegal drugs in his possession to include heroin, cocaine, and Methamphetamine. The individual was transported to the Dauphin County Booking Center where he was charged by our officers with possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute and other drug related charges.
Capitol Police assisted Harrisburg City Police who were searching for a driver involved in a hit and run accident that occurred near Green and Maclay Streets.