Incident Blotter

On 1/21/2019 at 3:03 pm the Chambersburg Police Department responded to 902 Lincoln Way East, Advanced Auto, for a vehicle crash into a building. When officers arrived they found a 2016 Hyundai Elantra had crashed through the window of the building. There were no injuries as a result of the crash...
On December 29, 2018, a white van was reported to have driven slowly past a group of children who were walking on Bracken Dr and a male driver shouted obscenities at them. The driver left the area and did not follow the children to their residences. Due to it being dark out the children were unable...

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On 10/04/2018, CPD was notified by several residents of the borough that there was a group of black males and a black female going door-to-door. The group said that they were with West Penn Power, but were not wearing any identifying clothing and would not provide their names or identification. The...
On 7-21-18 at approximately 1130 hrs, an elderly pedestrian was struck by a vehicle while in the parking lot of 993 Wayne Ave. The pedestrian had just entered a crosswalk as the driver was attempting to turn into the parking lot. The pedestrian was transported to the hospital and subsequently flown...

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On June 12, 2018 a briefcase was found in the 300 block of W Commerce St. If you believe the briefcase belongs to you or if you have any information regarding who it may belong to, please contact the Chambersburg Police Department at 717-264-4131 or by leaving a tip on Crime Watch.
On June 1, 2018 at approximately 7:30 PM, a white Apple iPhone 5s was found in the rear parking lot of the Chambersburg Area Senior High School. If you believe the phone belongs to you, or have information on who the phone may belong to, please contact the Chambersburg Police Department at (717)...
On 05/28/2018 CPD units were dispatched to the 300 block of Center Street for a reported assault. Once in the area officers were told that the suspect, Jessie Engle, had fled the area heading towards Elder Street. Officers utilized the departments newest K9, Mattis, to track Engle to his location...

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On Monday, May 28, 2018, at approximately 4:30 PM, a black Genesis bicycle was found in the area of 11 W Catherine St. A flannel sweatshirt with several items in the pockets was tied to the bicycle. If you are the owner of this bicycle or have any information as to who the owner may be, please...
On 04/11/2018 CPD were made aware of a new phone scam targeting people in the borough of Chambersburg. The caller reported receiving a call from the number 1800-531-5000. The person advised that they were with Direct TV and could offer a "new deal" that was currently going on. The salesperson then...

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On 3/7/2018, at approx. 2335 hrs, the PA State Police were involved in a pursuit that entered into the Chambersburg Borough. The Chambersburg Police Dept. assisted in the pursuit that entered the Borough via S. Main St. (Rt 11) where a CPD unit spiked the suspect's vehicle. The suspect continued...

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