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Crime Log – September 1, 2018 – October 26, 2018

Sept 1:             A delivery driver at Wawa, 1700 Center Square Rd, reported that while he was making a deliver to the store, someone entered his truck and stole a backpack, phone charger and $40 cash.  The truck’s windshield was also cracked during the incident.  No surveillance video was available.  Sept 1:             Police received a complaint […]

Crime Log – August 1, 2018 – August 31, 2018

Aug 1:             Police conducted a motor vehicle stop for a stop sign violation and careless driving.  Upon making contact with the driver, she was unable to provide any of the required documents and provided the officer with her name, address and date of birth.  When that information failed to locate anyone by that name in […]

Crime Log – July 2, 2018 – July 31, 2018

Jul 3:                Police received a call from a concerned citizen, advising of a motor vehicle complaint, with the driver failing to maintain a lane and running a red light.  The caller was fearful that the driver was under the influence of an intoxicant.  Responding officers located the vehicle and conducted a motor vehicle stop/investigation.  […]

Crime Log: June 11, 2018 – July 2, 2018

Jun 11:             Police conducted a motor vehicle stop for speeding and upon approaching the driver she indicated that she did not have her Pennsylvania driver’s license with her but provided a name and date of birth for her license status to be confirmed manually.  When there was no record under the name and date of […]

Logan Township Safe Exchange Zone

Recent incidents, including several locally, have shown that transactions originating from online marketplaces such as Craigslist and Facebook Marketplace are seeing an increase in fraudulent transactions and often times a precursor to more violent crimes including robbery. In response to these incidents, the Logan Township Police Department has designated a “Safe Exchange Zone” for online […]

Crime Log – May 17, 2018 – June 12, 2017

May 21:           Police were dispatched to ACME, 1619 Center Square Rd, for a report of shoplifting.  Upon arrival it was learned that an unidentified black male had departed the store without paying for the product in his cart.  Stolen from the store were Tide detergent Pods and a Keurig coffee maker.  The estimated value of […]

Crime Log – March 23, 2018 – May 17, 2018

Apr 1:              Police conducted a traffic stop on Center Square Rd in the area of Pureland Dr for failing to stop at a red light and an equipment violation.  The operator, a 29 year old Philadelphia man, was found to have consumed alcoholic beverages prior to driving the vehicle.  After completing field sobriety tests, the […]

Crime Log – March 9, 2018 – March 23, 2018

Mar 10:            Incident to a motor vehicle stop for an equipment violation, police observed that the passenger, a 20 year old Salem City man, was not wearing his seatbelt and inquired as to his identity.  During that interaction the passenger’s behavior changed and police conducted further inquiry which led to the man surrendering a quantity […]

Crime Log – February 23, 2018 – March 9, 2018

Feb 24:            Logan Township Police K-9 Sergeant Haas and his K-9 partner Hunter were requested to assist with a motor vehicle stop in neighboring Woolwich Township.  The stopping officer had reasonable suspicion to believe there was contraband in the vehicle.  K-9 Hunter did provide a positive indication to the presence of narcotics within the vehicle […]

Public Notice – Body Worn Cameras (BWC’s) are now in use

The Logan Township Police Department has acquired and implemented the use of Body Worn Cameras (BWC’s). We have been utilizing MVR’s (Mobile Video Recorders) in our vehicles for over 15 years with great success. Phasing in the BWC’s will enhance our capabilities in this arena by:   1) Providing objective evidence of what took place […]