Upper Allen Police Attend PTO Meeting

On March 4, 2019, members of the Upper Allen Township Police Department attended the Mechanicsburg Middle School PTO Meeting. Officers spoke with parents about current trends and topics affecting middle school students. The Department was grateful for the opportunity to meet with parents and teachers to create a dialogue for positive influence in the community.

York Haven Man Arrested for Violating Protection from Abuse Order


Omar Newell, 33
1st Block of Shelley DR
York Haven, PA

Violation of a Protection from Abuse Order

On Sunday, March 3, 2019 at approximately 3:30 AM, Upper Allen Police investigated a report of a PFA violation. The female protected party lives in Upper Allen Township and received multiple calls from Newell, in violation of the order. An investigation revealed that the calls originated from the York County Booking Center, where Newell was being processed for an unrelated arrest. Newell was arrested in York County and transported to the Cumberland County Prison for processing and arraignment. A hearing will be held at a later date.

Maryland Man Arrested for Drug and Alcohol Related Offenses


Scott T. Pajerowski, 20
100 block of Theodora Court
Forest Hill, MD 21050

Possession of Marijuana
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor

On Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 3:00 AM, Upper Allen Police were dispatched for a report of underage drinking on a college campus. Police found Scott Pajerowski under the influence of alcohol and in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was subsequently arrested and transported to Cumberland County Central Booking for processing. A preliminary hearing will be scheduled for a later date.

Harrisburg Man Arrested for Drug Offenses


Demetrius D. Thompson, 39
Harrisburg, PA

Possession of Marijuana
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

On Thursday February 28, 2019 at approximately 9:50 AM, Upper Allen Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle operated by Thompson for a vehicle code violation. During the stop, the odor of marijuana was detected by Officers. During a search of the vehicle, marijuana and drug paraphernalia were found. Thompson was arrested and transported to Cumberland County Prison for processing. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.

Upper Allen Resident Arrested for Theft of Motor Vehicle


Steve Carman, 57
400 block Ricky Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Theft by unlawful taking
Unauthorized use of automobile

On Friday, February 1, 2019 at approximately 7:10 PM the Upper Allen Police were dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of Ricky Road for the report of a stolen vehicle. At approximately 11:25 PM, the Upper Allen Police were notified that the East Cocalico Township Police Department located the stolen vehicle and initiated a traffic stop. The operator of the stolen vehicle was identified as Steve Carman and he was taken into custody for charges related to the vehicle theft. On Monday, February 25, 2019 a preliminary hearing was scheduled and Carman waived the hearing. This case has been forwarded to the Court of Common Pleas.