I ask that you get invested in our community. Take an active interest in what we all seek; a safe community for each other and our families, by reporting crimes and suspicious activity. Enjoy all that Chambersburg has to offer and remember that we, the Chambersburg Police Department, will be here for you.
-Ron Camacho, Chief of Police
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On 9/1/2016 a resident located a folder containing various documents discarded in bushes near Riddle Road and Kenwood Road. The papers belonged to a resident on the 700 block of Broad Street. Contact was made with the resident who believed that someone stole the folder out of a vehicle overnight. A...
On 9/15/2016 officers were canvassing the 200 block of Birch Street for a report of shots fired when a pair of sunglasses were found underneath a vehicle parked in the area. It is not known whether these sunglasses were involved with the reported shots fired or not. The owner of the sunglasses can...
On 09/14/16 between 1900 hrs and 2400 hrs, an unknown person(s) entered the victim's vehicle and stole her purse. Her, green in color, Honda CRV was parked in the gravel parking lot next to 262 E McKinley St. The purse is a Teal colored leather purse with a brown strap.
On 09/17/2016 CPD units were dispatched to the unit block of Garber Street for a report of a found backpack. Once on scene officers were given a gray, with green lettering, shoulder bag. Anyone wishing to claim the back can come to the CPD with proof of ownership.
On 9/16/16 Jason Ridgeway came to the Chambersburg Police Station as part of an investigation into an incident. Chambersburg Police learned that Ridgeway was wanted out of Philadelphia County for a Probation Violation. The warrant was confirmed and Ridgeway was taken into custody. Ridgeway was then...