Police Services

The Manheim Township Police are available by telephone, 24 hours a day. Residents wishing to contact the police should do so by calling the numbers below. Please do not leave messages for the police on the township’s voicemail service.

Emergency: dial 9 1 1
Non-emergencies:  (717) 664-1180
Anonymous Tips:  (717) 569-2816
To contact a specific officer or leave a message for an officer:  (717) 569-6401
Disputes of Parking Tickets/Violations:  (717) 569-6401

Lancaster County Wide Communications provides all police dispatching for Lancaster County and is to be used for any non-emergency police call: (717) 664-1180.

Lancaster Township does not have its own police force. It is contracted with the Manheim Township Police Department. The police department is led by Chief Neil Harkins. The township receives excellent, 24-hour protection. There are eight full-time officers assigned to Lancaster Township, and several lieutenants and sergeants who back them up.

Manheim Township Police Department
1825 Municipal Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601
Administrative Office:  (717) 569-6401 (24 hrs. a day)

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

  • Mary Mongiovi Sponaugle, Esq.