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On 5/10/22 at approx. 0040 hours in the morning, An on duty Douglass Township Officer observed a vehicle with a passenger side head light out traveling East on Benjamin Franklin Highway. A Traffic stop was conducted and through further investigation a strong odor of marijuana was coming from the...
On Wednesday, March 23, 2022, at approximately 0700 hours one of our Douglass Township officers came across this male pitbull wandering along the roadway in the area of Woodside and Colebrookdale Rd. There was no tags or chip so we were unable to identify the owner. The dog had injuries to the neck...
On Thursday, March 10th, 2022 at approximately 2105 hours, Officers from the Douglass Township Police Department were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Ben Franklin Highway and Quarry Rd. The initial caller stated that the driver of a white honda civic was attempting to...
On the 21st February 2022 @ approx 1725hrs, Douglass Twp Police observed David Michael Antrim driving a vehicle registered to his wife, Melissa Antrim, south on Colebrookdale Rd at it's intersection with Winding Rd. David Antrim is well known to the department and that his operators license is...
On Saturday, February 19th, 2022 at approximately 1815 hours, Officers from the Douglass Township Police Department were dispatched to a single-vehicle crash with unknown injuries near Rattlesnake Hill Rd and Poole Hill Rd. Officers arrived on location to find a Blue Dodge Ram 2500 front end down...
On 5/10/22 at approx. 0040 hours in the morning, An on duty Douglass Township Officer observed a vehicle with a passenger side head light out traveling East on Benjamin Franklin Highway. A Traffic stop was conducted and through further investigation a strong odor of marijuana was coming from the...
On Thursday, March 10th, 2022 at approximately 2105 hours, Officers from the Douglass Township Police Department were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Ben Franklin Highway and Quarry Rd. The initial caller stated that the driver of a white honda civic was attempting to...
On the 21st February 2022 @ approx 1725hrs, Douglass Twp Police observed David Michael Antrim driving a vehicle registered to his wife, Melissa Antrim, south on Colebrookdale Rd at it's intersection with Winding Rd. David Antrim is well known to the department and that his operators license is...
On Saturday, February 19th, 2022 at approximately 1815 hours, Officers from the Douglass Township Police Department were dispatched to a single-vehicle crash with unknown injuries near Rattlesnake Hill Rd and Poole Hill Rd. Officers arrived on location to find a Blue Dodge Ram 2500 front end down...
On 02/18/22 the on-duty officer was observing traffic on Benjamin Franklin Highway. A gray in color Toyota sedan passed by the 1500 block with a driver's side taillight out. The officer conducted a traffic stop on this vehicle and found a solo occupant/ operator of the vehicle to be Tyler Newman...
The Douglass Twp Police, along with the Berks County Sheriffs Department, hold an active arrest warrant for Chasity N. ACREE. Acree is wanted from an incident that occurred in Douglass Twp. Acree is charged with possession with intent to deliver methamphetamines, possession of a small amount of...
On Wednesday, March 23, 2022, at approximately 0700 hours one of our Douglass Township officers came across this male pitbull wandering along the roadway in the area of Woodside and Colebrookdale Rd. There was no tags or chip so we were unable to identify the owner. The dog had injuries to the neck...
The Douglass Twp Police are investigating a theft at Santas Heating and Cooling, 1712 Benjamin Franklin Hwy. At sometime, possibly within the last 2 week period, someone removed all of the copper and metal components from the inside of their commercial heating and cooling unit. The value of this...

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Assist to Exeter Police On Tuesday, January 11th, 2022 at approximately 1353 hours, a (BOLO) was broadcasted by Berks 911 Dispatch to all units. A retail theft from the Home Depot in Exeter Township had just occurred. Description of the actors and vehicle along with registration was given. At...

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On 1/2/2022 around 11:22 P.M. Douglass Township Police were on routine patrol in the area of Ben Franklin Hwy and Quarry Road when several violations of the motor vehicle code were observed. DTPD conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle which was occupied by a male driver and a female passenger. The...
On 12/27/2021 the Douglass Twp. Police Department was dispatched for a one vehicle motor vehicle crash on Englesville Hill Rd. The operator reported that while negotiating a left-hand curve three deer were in the roadway. After making an attempt to avoid the deer Unit 1 went partially off the...
FOUND BIKE On 03/27/21 The bike in the pictures was found on the Schuylkill River trail, A passerby reported the bike to the department and was advised that the bike had been left on the trail for over a week. If anyone knows the owner or has reported this bike stolen or missing please contact the...

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On September 22nd, 2020. the Douglass Township Police took a report of a theft. Sometime between Sept 21nd and Sept 22, someone stole a 4'x8' Trump campaign sign from a yard in the 500blk Old Philadelphia Pk. The sign was valued at $20. Police are asking that anyone with any information contact the...

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