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ARREST: Yeiser, Siam - (1 count) Criminal Attempt Homicide and 2 additional charges
09/16/2020
ARREST: Yeiser, Siam - (1 count) Criminal Attempt Homicide and 2 additional charges

ARREST: Yeiser, Siam - (1 count) Criminal Attempt Homicide and 2 additional charges

On Sunday August 2nd 2020, at about 1pm, the Harrisburg Police responded to the 2100 block of Jefferson St for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival officers located a single victim suffering from a gunshot wound(s). The victim was immediately...

ARREST: Shambaugh, Benjamin Michael - ( (1) count of Aggravated Assault
09/16/2020
ARREST: Shambaugh, Benjamin Michael - ( (1) count of Aggravated Assault

ARREST: Shambaugh, Benjamin Michael - ( (1) count of Aggravated Assault

On Monday September 14th the Harrisburg Police were dispatched to the Harrisburg Hospital for a report of an assault. Upon arrival officers were advised that a staff member had been assaulted by a person in the hospital.

CASE: Arson Investigation
09/09/2020
CASE: Arson Investigation

CASE: Arson Investigation

The Harrisburg Police are seeking the identification of the male seen in these images in reference to an active arson investigation. The male is believed to be connected to arson fires that were set in mid August in the Allison Hill section of...

NEWS POST: Virtual Child Abuse Forum
09/09/2020
NEWS POST: Virtual Child Abuse Forum

NEWS POST: Virtual Child Abuse Forum

On Thursday September 10th 2020, from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., a virtual forum for the community education on child abuse and sex trafficking will take place. The forum will include multiple panelist with various social, medical, government, and...

EVENT: Virtual Child Abuse Forum
09/09/2020
EVENT: Virtual Child Abuse Forum

EVENT: Virtual Child Abuse Forum

On Thursday September 10th 2020, from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., a virtual forum for the community education on child abuse and sex trafficking will take place. The forum will include multiple panelist with various social, medical, government, and...

CASE: Assault Suspect - Seeking Identification
09/08/2020
CASE: Assault Suspect - Seeking Identification

CASE: Assault Suspect - Seeking Identification

The Harrisburg Police are seeking the identification of the male in the attached image, as he has been identified as a suspect in an assault investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Harrisburg Police at 717-558-6900, and...

NEWS POST: 104th Kipona Celebration
09/01/2020
NEWS POST: 104th Kipona Celebration

NEWS POST: 104th Kipona Celebration

The City of Harrisburg will produce the 104th annual Kipona celebration on September 5-7, 2020.

ARREST: Zimmerman, Christian D - 1st Degree Murder
09/01/2020
ARREST: Zimmerman, Christian D - 1st Degree Murder

ARREST: Zimmerman, Christian D - 1st Degree Murder

On Wednesday August 26th 2020 the Harrisburg Police charged Christian Zimmerman with murder, in reference to his role in the January 9th 2017 shooting of Christopher Burkett. Burkett was shot and killed while he was sitting inside of a vehicle...

INCIDENT: Homicide Investigation / Arrest
08/30/2020
INCIDENT: Homicide Investigation / Arrest

INCIDENT: Homicide Investigation / Arrest

On Saturday August 29th, at about 12:55pm, the Harrisburg Police were dispatched to the area of North 18th and Forster Streets for a report of shot fired. Upon arrival officers were directed, by residents in the area, towards a suspect seen...

NEWS POST: MAYOR PAPENFUSE TO LEAD LIVE DISCUSSION
08/27/2020
NEWS POST: MAYOR PAPENFUSE TO LEAD LIVE DISCUSSION

NEWS POST: MAYOR PAPENFUSE TO LEAD LIVE DISCUSSION

HARRISBURG - Mayor Eric Papenfuse will lead a discussion on the Citizens Law Enforcement Advisory Committee, the Dauphin County Co-Responder Program, and other updates on the next Facebook Live Community Conversation.

CASE: Assault on Child Investigation
08/25/2020
CASE: Assault on Child Investigation

CASE: Assault on Child Investigation

On Monday August 24th at about 3pm the male depicted in the attached image was seen flipping a shopping cart at a business in Harrisburg with a child seated in the cart. The child appeared to be removed from the scene by an adult female, and the

INCIDENT: Shooting Investigations
08/23/2020
INCIDENT: Shooting Investigations

INCIDENT: Shooting Investigations

On the evening of Saturday August 22nd the Harrisburg Police responded to two separate shooting. The first shooting took place around 9:00pm in the area of North Cameron St and Reily Rd. Two individuals were struck as a result of the shooting.

CASE: Arson Investigation
08/19/2020
CASE: Arson Investigation

CASE: Arson Investigation

On Wednesday August 19th the Harrisburg Police and Harrisburg Fire Bureaus responded to five separate fires in the Allison Hill area of the city.

NEWS POST: Dauphin County Detective of the Year
08/18/2020
NEWS POST: Dauphin County Detective of the Year

NEWS POST: Dauphin County Detective of the Year

The Harrisburg Bureau of Police would like to recognize Detective Kirk Aldrich (recently retired) for receiving the 2020 Detective Samuel Thomas Kohr Memorial Award for Outstanding Service as a Detective. The award was presented by Dauphin...

INCIDENT: Motor Vehicle Accident Investigation
08/15/2020
INCIDENT: Motor Vehicle Accident Investigation

INCIDENT: Motor Vehicle Accident Investigation

On Friday August 14th, at about 4pm, the Harrisburg Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 200 block of S 17th St. The accident appeared to consist of a motorcycle striking a stationary vehicle, and the operator of the motorcycle

NEWS POST: Harrisburg Magazine 2020 Officer of the Year
08/13/2020
NEWS POST: Harrisburg Magazine 2020 Officer of the Year

NEWS POST: Harrisburg Magazine 2020 Officer of the Year

The Harrisburg Bureau of Police would like to congratulate Cpl Josh Hammer for being selected by Harrisburg Magazine as the 2020 Police Officer of the Year!

INCIDENT: Synagogue Vandalism Investigation
08/11/2020
INCIDENT: Synagogue Vandalism Investigation

INCIDENT: Synagogue Vandalism Investigation

On Monday August 10th 2020 the Harrisburg Police responded to the Kesher Israel Congregation, located at 2500 North 3rd Street, for a report of swastikas spray painted onto the synagogue.

WARRANT: Scott, Rahfeek - (1 count) Strangulation (F2) and 6 additional charges
08/06/2020
WARRANT: Scott, Rahfeek - (1 count) Strangulation (F2) and 6 additional charges

WARRANT: Scott, Rahfeek - (1 count) Strangulation (F2) and 6 additional charges

The Harrisburg Bureau of Police is currently seeking Rahfeek Scott in reference to the following warrants for his arrest:- May 30th 2020, the Harrisburg Police were in the downtown area for a protest that was transitioning into riot like...

NEWS POST: Mayor Papenfuse To Lead Live Discussion
08/05/2020
NEWS POST: Mayor Papenfuse To Lead Live Discussion

NEWS POST: Mayor Papenfuse To Lead Live Discussion

Mayor Eric Papenfuse will be joined by Senator John DiSanto, PA 15th District, Brian Carter, President of Harrisburg School Board, Eric Jackson, Jr., Board Member at Harrisburg Community Black Th!nk Tank, Gregg McLanahan, Community Member,...

CASE: Uptown Shooting Investigation
08/03/2020
CASE: Uptown Shooting Investigation

CASE: Uptown Shooting Investigation

On Sunday August 2nd 2020, at about 1pm, the Harrisburg Police responded to the 2100 block of Jefferson St for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival officers located a single victim suffering from a gunshot wound(s). The victim was immediately...

CASE: Seeking Identification
07/31/2020
CASE: Seeking Identification

CASE: Seeking Identification

The Harrisburg Police are seeking the identification of two males seen riding illegal ATV/dirt bikes in the 1700 block of State St on Thursday July 30th. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Harrisburg Police at 717-558-6900, or tips...

CASE: Shooting Investigation
07/27/2020
CASE: Shooting Investigation

CASE: Shooting Investigation

On Monday July 27th, at about 2:15pm, the Harrisburg Police responded to the area of N 6th and Division Streets for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival officers located a crime scene with multiple spent shell casings.

CASE: Homicide Investigation
07/20/2020
CASE: Homicide Investigation

CASE: Homicide Investigation

On Monday July 20th 2020, at about 2:00pm, the Harrisburg Police were dispatched to the area of S 16th and Hunter Streets for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival officers located two shooting victims.

INCIDENT: Shooting Investigation
07/14/2020
INCIDENT: Shooting Investigation

INCIDENT: Shooting Investigation

On July 13, 2020, at 5:45 p.m., Harrisburg Police Officers responded to a residence on the 1600 block of Hunter Street for a report for a shooting victim. When Officers arrived on scene, they located a victim who was suffering from a gunshot...

CASE: Seeking Identity - Mail Theft
07/07/2020
CASE: Seeking Identity - Mail Theft

CASE: Seeking Identity - Mail Theft

On May 19, 2020, at approximately 11:34 a.m., the unidentified female in the video stole a package off of a porch of a residence on the 2000 block of N 3rd Street.If you can identify the woman appearing in the video, or have information...

CASE: Hit And Run Fatal Accident
07/06/2020
CASE: Hit And Run Fatal Accident

CASE: Hit And Run Fatal Accident

On Saturday June 27th 2020 the Harrisburg Police responded to the area of South 13th and Derry Streets for a report of a motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival it was determined that one of the vehicle operators was in serious condition, and later

NEWS POST: "Saturday Nights In The City" to Continue Until End of August
06/30/2020
NEWS POST: "Saturday Nights In The City" to Continue Until End of August

NEWS POST: "Saturday Nights In The City" to Continue Until End of August

In partnership with the Downtown Improvement District, the City of Harrisburg announces the popular “Saturday Nights in the City” will continue until the end of August. Certain City streets are closed to traffic Saturday evenings for...

EVENT: Community Fireworks Event
06/29/2020
EVENT: Community Fireworks Event

EVENT: Community Fireworks Event

The City of Harrisburg will host a community fireworks event on Friday July 3rd, from 7:00pm until 10:00pm. Four locations will be offered: Sunshine Park, 7th & Radnor Streets Playground, Reservoir Park (by the basketball courts), and South...

EVENT: July 4th Food Trucks & Fireworks
06/29/2020
EVENT: July 4th Food Trucks & Fireworks

EVENT: July 4th Food Trucks & Fireworks

The City of Harrisburg will produce a July 4th Food Truck takeout and fireworks celebration on Saturday, July 4, 2020 from 12 p.m. – 9 p.m. on City Island.

CASE: Shooting Investigation
06/27/2020
CASE: Shooting Investigation

CASE: Shooting Investigation

On Friday June 26th 2020, just prior to 9:00pm, the Harrisburg Police were dispatched to the area of Berryhill St and Hale Ave for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival officers located a single victim suffering from a gunshot wound(s).

CASE: Homicide Investigation
06/23/2020
CASE: Homicide Investigation

CASE: Homicide Investigation

On June 22, 2020, at approximately 7:03 p.m., Harrisburg Police Officers were dispatched to the area of 16th and Market Streets for a report of shots fired. When Officers arrived on scene, they located a male suffering from a gunshot wound.

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