Monthly Archives: August 2012

With Regrets: Brother Royce Engler Jr., 27

Off-duty trooper killed in motorcycle crash

Published: August 30, 2012

A state police trooper stationed at the Troop N barracks in West Hazleton was killed in a low-speed motorcycle crash Wednesday night in Montour Township, Columbia County.

Township police said Royce Engler Jr., 27, who was off duty, was riding his motorcycle Continue reading

Submitted by WNEP Web Staff
Thursday, August 30th, 2012, 11:20am

State police assert response time will be same or better with station closing

State police barracks in Ephrata set for shuttering

Shifting to Lincoln Highway on Friday

Intelligencer Journal
Lancaster New Era

Updated Aug 14, 2012 10:06

Originally Published Aug 13, 2012 22:52

Staff Writer

At the end of Friday’s 3-11 p.m. shift, the Ephrata barracks of the Pennsylvania State Police will effectively cease to exist. Continue reading

State police searching for escapee

CHESTER — A 42-year-old male was identified as an escapee by Pennsylvania State Police after he did not return to the MinSec Chester facility as required.

Delaware County Daily Times – Aug 18 08:55pm

August 17, 2012

Police kill alligator found in the Sunbury Municipal Reservoir

The Daily Item

SUNBURY — An alligator — 5- to 6-feet long — was living in the Sunbury city reservoir in Upper Augusta Township. Continue reading