Police Department Press Releases
The York City Police Department is announcing its first ever Twitter Ride Along. Between the hours of 9pm and midnight on April 18th our loyal twitter followers will be able to ride along with 2013 Police Officer of the Year Tiffany Vogel through ongoing live tweets. These tweets will provide the public with an example of the average daily duties of our Neighborhood Enforcement Officers and the other members of the York City Police Department. Make sure you have some interesting questions for Officer Vogel during the ride along.
The York City Police Department is investigating a homicide which occurred at the intersection of N. George St. and North St. While this homicide has no connection to that neighborhood, it appears the victim was at the Belmont Club in North York Borough just prior to being shot in his vehicle on N. George St. The victim's identity is being withheld at this time pending notification of the next of kin. Anyone with information is asked to contact the York City Police Department at 846-1234 or via text through YORKTIPS @ 847411.
On 11/26/13 the York City Police Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at 124 Parkway Blvd. in the City of York. Arrested in the house was Nneka Banks (30) of the listed address. Seized in the house was 2,521 bags of heroin (street value $50,420), 82 grams of cocaine (street value $8,200), 25 grams of marijuana (street value $250) and drug packaging material. Banks was charged with possession with the intent to deliver heroin, possession with the intent to deliver cocaine, conspiracy and possesion of marijuana, The investigation is ongoing with arrests pending. Assiisting in the detail was York City's Nuisance Abatement Unit and Neighborhood Division.
The York City Police Department has obtained an arrest warrant for Laquan Anderson Pierrelouis (22) in connection with the homicide that occurred on 11/23/13 in the 500 block of W. Mason Ave. Mr. Pierrelouis's last known address is 936 W. King St. in the City of York. Investigators determined that the victims in this homicide intentionally called Mr. Pierrelouis and an unknown Hispanic Male to the 500 block of W. Mason Ave. to engage in a drug transaction. During this transaction an altercation erupted which lead to the deaths of Derek Ferree and Braydon Aldinger. Anyone with information as to the possible whereabouts of Mr. Pierrelouis or information regarding the unknown Hispanic male are asked to contact the York City Police Department via phone or by texting YORKTIPS @ 847411.
ON 7/2/13 the York City Police Department Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Mark Anthony Lugo (32) of 832 Ward St. Allentown Pa. Lugo was arrested in the 1100 block of Loucks Road. He was charged with Possession with the INtent to Deliver Heroin. Seized was $10,000.00 worth of heroin. Assisting in the operation was the York City Police Department Nuisance Abatement Unit and Detective Bureau.