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In Memory

The Upper Allen Police Department has, by the grace of God, never lost an officer in the line of duty. Our county has not been so fortunate. We would like this page to honor all officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty and, in particular, those from Cumberland County.

Officer George Martin Carlisle Borough April 8, 1893
Officer John L. Beisser Pennsylvania Railroad October 20, 1916
Officer M. Roy Hamlin Camp Hill Borough May 23, 1925
Chief James Welch New Cumberland Borough February 16, 1928
Chief Elmer R. Hollenbaugh Newville Borough July 9, 1941
Private Dean N. Zeigler Pennsylvania Motor Police October 17, 1942
Officer Homer R. Gilbert Mechanicsburg Borough January 26, 1943
Private Charles S. Stanski Pennsylvania State Police January 23, 1958
Special Agent Terry R. Anderson FBI – Harrisburg Field Office May 17, 1966
Officer Harry F. Hartman East Pennsboro Township December 21, 1970
Officer Paul J. Walters Silver Spring Township January 19, 1975
Officer Richard S. Phelps Lemoyne Borough July 11, 1989
Officer Willis Cole New Cumberland Borough August 19, 1994


We will not forget your service to your profession and your community.