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Met-Ed will be back out with a line crew to repair wires. The roadway is closed to local traffic only. Trees and wires are down in the 80 block of Poole Hill Rd. Emergency services on location. The road will be closed at Rattlesnake Hill Rd and Poole Hill Rd and Creek and Poole Hill Rd. Local...

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On Tuesday, October 11th, at approximately 1:15 PM the Douglass Township Police Department responded to an incident at Reading Avenue and Greshville Rd. A roll-off trash truck was making a left-hand turn from Greshville Rd onto Reading Avenue and its container came dislodged from the truck,...

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On 09/24/2022 an officer conducted a traffic stop for traffic violations. The driver, Robert Ehrhart, was found to be wanted out of Chester County. Ehrhart was taken into custody and turned over to the Sheriff's department.
The Douglass Twp. police department responded to a two vehicle motor vehicle crash today at the intersection of Benjamin Franklin Hwy. and Old Douglass Dr. Unit 2 was struck by Unit 1 after completing a u turn. Both units were able to drive from the scene, and there were no injuries reported.
On 09/24/2022 an officer conducted a traffic stop for traffic violations. The driver, Robert Ehrhart, was found to be wanted out of Chester County. Ehrhart was taken into custody and turned over to the Sheriff's department.
On 06/11/2022 at approx. 2234 hours, Douglass Township Police entered Ganshahawny Park for aroutine after dark park check. While checking the park officers found a small pickup truck occupied with two subjects. One male and one female having intercourse in their vehicle. The male, Andrew Persons,...
On 06/06/2022 at approx. 2230 hours, Douglass Township Police were observing traffic on Benjamin Franklin Highway. The officer observed a silver vehicle pass by his location at a high rate of speed with two of the four total passengers hanging out of the windows. The two occupants were each on the...
On 05/24/2022 while on patrol the on-duty officer of the department observed a Nissan SUV traveling on Benjamin Franklin Highway with a cracked taillight and emitting white light. Penn DOT records check of the vehicle's registration showed the registered owner Angela Morlock to have a suspended...
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...
Met-Ed will be back out with a line crew to repair wires. The roadway is closed to local traffic only. Trees and wires are down in the 80 block of Poole Hill Rd. Emergency services on location. The road will be closed at Rattlesnake Hill Rd and Poole Hill Rd and Creek and Poole Hill Rd. Local...

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On Tuesday, October 11th, at approximately 1:15 PM the Douglass Township Police Department responded to an incident at Reading Avenue and Greshville Rd. A roll-off trash truck was making a left-hand turn from Greshville Rd onto Reading Avenue and its container came dislodged from the truck,...

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The Douglass Twp. police department responded to a two vehicle motor vehicle crash today at the intersection of Benjamin Franklin Hwy. and Old Douglass Dr. Unit 2 was struck by Unit 1 after completing a u turn. Both units were able to drive from the scene, and there were no injuries reported.
On Sunday, June 19th, 2022 at approximately 2214 hours, one of our Douglass Township Police officers was patrolling Ben Franklin Highway westbound. The officer observed a silver sedan pass their location. The officer ran the PA registration on the vehicle and realized that it did not belong on the...
Police Activity Report June 29th-30th, 2022
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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