Shippensburg Police Department

 

Fred A. Scott, Chief of Police

 

60 West Burd Street ~ Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257 ~ Department: 717.532.7361 Fax: 717.532.2313
 

          Please pull over to the right for lights and siren....whether they are coming up behind you or driving on the other side of the road...Please pull over toward the right hand side for lights and siren         


 

 

Senior Citizen Safety

Shippensburg Police Department recognizes that, although person's over 65 are victims of crime less frequently than younger people, seniors are more vulnerable to certain crimes. Purse snatching, mugging, and various types of fraud are examples of crimes committed against the elderly. Seniors are the most frequent victims of home improvement fraud.

What can you do to protect yourself from these crimes?

 

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Keep informed about the latest con schemes by reading the newspaper

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If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

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Don't rush into anything. Check with family, lawyers, police department before committing to services, investments, charities or any request for money.

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Be wary of aggressive or unsolicited home repair or home improvement sales representative.

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Roof repair

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Gutter replacement

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Chimney repair

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Storm damage repair

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Tree services

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Driveway resurface

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Flooring replacement

If uncertain, err on the side of caution and call the police.

 

 

 

 

Shippensburg Police Department  Phone - 717-532-7361  Fax - 717-532-2313        Last Modified :01/30/12 11:28 PM          Copyright 2008