Police Services

Lancaster Township is contracted with the Manheim Township Police Department for police protectionTo read the latest police incident reports, click here. Always use the information found on the site responsibly!

MTPD utilizes the CRIMEWATCH® Network to provide access to information that impacts your safety. The CRIMEWATCH® mobile app lets you browse nearby crime and gives you the ability to anonymously submit tips. The app is available for Android and iOS. 

You can also sign up on the CRIMEWATCH® Network to receive local alerts via email

The police are available by telephone 24 hours a day/7 days a week. Residents wishing to contact the police should do so by calling the numbers below. (Please do not call the Lancaster Township office, or leave messages for the police on the Lancaster Township voicemail.)

Emergency Only: dial 9 1 1
Non-emergencies:  (717) 664-1180
Anonymous Tips:  (717) 569-2816 (24 hrs. a day/7 days a week)
To contact a specific officer or leave a message for an officerCall Manheim Township at (717) 569-6401.
Disputes of Parking Tickets or other Violations:  (717) 569-6401

Manheim Township Police Department
1825 Municipal Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601
Administrative Office:  (717) 569-6401
Tom Rudzinski, Chief of Police: (717) 569-6401 x1462
Debbie Broskey, Admin. Assistant: (717) 569-6401 x1406


District Magistrate Office
(District 02-2-03; Lancaster Township)
Mary Mongiovi Sponaugle, Esq.
1351 Elm Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603-4632
Ph: (717) 299-7898; Fax: (717) 390-2345
Monday-Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm