Police Department News & Announcements


Protect Yourself From Business Email Compromise Scams

Scams have been on the rise in recent years and one in particular is the Business Email Compromise Scam (BEC). These BECs typically happen... more ››

Move Over, Slow Down

Move Over, Slow Down Law Changing

Pennsylvania’s Move Over, Slow Down Law for keeping emergency responders safe on the roadways is changing.

Safe Driving

Be Safe When Enjoying This Warmer Weather!

As the weather gets warmer, more residents are using this time to get some exercise around Ferguson Township whether it be through walking... more ››

Police Car

New Online Reporting Form

The Ferguson Township Police Department has developed a new online form for residents to report incidents directly to the Police. Residents... more ››


Statement on West College Ave Accident

Rachel Breon, PA Furnace, who was facing southbound, stopped for a red light on West College Ave at Science Park Rd. Darin Verbeck, PA... more ››


Police Department Statistics & Calls for Service

Each month, the Ferguson Township Police Department publishes a report that summarizes police activity. These reports are a great way to... more ››

Burning Leaves

Proposed Changes to the Township's Burn Ordinance

Ferguson Township has proposed changes to the Township's current burn ordinance. These changes include establishing a safety zone for open... more ››


Ferguson Township Cold Case Solved

On January 21, 2016, Ferguson Township resident Jean Tuggy, 60, was found murdered in her residence. 

SAD Snowman

More Than Just "The Winter Blues": Seasonal Affective Disorder

Haven't been feeling like your usual self lately? You may be suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) or Seasonal Depression.

Sidewalk Snow Removal Shovel

Sidewalk Snow Removal Reminder

Since the first snowstorm of the year, our Ordinance Officer has given out many citiations due to residents not removing snow and ice from... more ››



HARRISBURG — Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that a South Carolina man has been arrested for the murder of Jean Tuggy, 60,... more ››


Operation Safe Holiday - Super Bowl Sunday

Harrisburg, PA - Super Bowl Sunday may have a different appearance this year due to the pandemic and the lifestyle changes... more ››

Snow Parking

Snow Parking Reminder

The Ferguson Township Police Department would like to remind everyone that following a snowfall accumulating two inches or more all... more ››


"Shop With A Cop" Donations

In December, the Ferguson Township Police Department participated in “No Shave November" with Patton Township. Almost $4,000 was raised for... more ››

Driving in the Snow

Winter Driving Safety

Over the winter storm, Ferguson Township Police responded to 5 vehicle crashes and 25 calls involving struck or disabled vehicles. The... more ››


Caller ID Spoofing Scam in Ferguson Township

Yesterday, a resident called our Police Department to report that a scammer called them and “spoofed” the Ferguson Township Police... more ››


No-Shave November Charity Contest Results!

The results are in for our Police Department’s "No-Shave November" Charity Contest. Through this contest, the PD has raised $1,615 for... more ››

Snow Parking

Snow Parking Reminder

The Ferguson Township Police Department would like to remind everyone that following a snowfall accumulating two inches or more all... more ››

Car Break in

Car Break-Ins on West Aaron Drive

The Ferguson Township Police are investigating numerous thefts from unlocked cars. The incidents occurred overnight from Sunday Dec 6th... more ››

1 in 5 mental illness

Resources for Mental Health & Mental Illness

2020 has been a tough year and mental health issues are on the rise. Nearly one in five U.S. adults live with a mental illness. Mental... more ››