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Support Lancaster Chief Berkihiser Who is Allegedly Being Forced Out Because of His Wife’s Pro-Trump Facebook Posts

By The Editor 2160 comments
Support Lancaster Chief Berkihiser Who is Allegedly Being Forced Out Because of His Wife’s Pro-Trump Facebook Posts

By Trey Garrison

I’ve had my differences with Lancaster Police Chief Jarrad Berkihiser since the beginning of the summer, when he carried water for the Sorace administration’s false narrative that the violent antifa/BLM protests in downtown Lancaster May 30 were because of “10-15 armed white nationalists” when we have…

Another Arrested on Felony Riot and Arson Charges in Downtown Lancaster [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO OF THE ALLEGED CRIMES]

By Trey 1914 comments
Another Arrested on Felony Riot and Arson Charges in Downtown Lancaster [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO OF THE ALLEGED CRIMES]

An additional suspect in the violent riots in downtown Lancaster Sept. 13-14 was arrested Wednesday, according to the Lancaster Police.

Christopher Joseph Vazquez, 31, of Lancaster was charged with two felony counts of institutional vandalism for throwing bricks at and damaging a vehicle registered to the Lancaster County District Attorney’s…

Judges Reset Bail for Rioters After Protesters Publish Judge’s Address, Petition for Reconsideration

By Trey 5493 comments
Judges Reset Bail for Rioters After Protesters Publish Judge’s Address, Petition for Reconsideration

The bail for felony rioters arrested Monday in downtown Lancaster have been modified.

Initially, Magisterial District Court Judge Bruce Roth set bail for several rioters at $1 million, which many credited with quelling the violent protests in the days that followed but which some decried as excessive.

On Tuesday,…

EXCLUSIVE: LNP Employee Among Those Facing $1M Bail for Felony Rioting, Arson in Lancaster Unrest

By Trey 15485 comments
EXCLUSIVE: LNP Employee Among Those Facing $1M Bail for Felony Rioting, Arson in Lancaster Unrest

Late in the violent riots in downtown Lancaster on Monday, Police charged into the crowd targeting those identified as ringleaders and instigators.

Fourteen were arrested and face $1 million bail, including an employee of LNP | lancasteronline.

Matthew Modderman, 31, was arrested Monday at the 100 block of Prince…

BLM/Antifa Rioters Clash with Police in Lancaster After Police Shoot a Violent Knife-Wielding Felon

By Trey 6559 comments
BLM/Antifa Rioters Clash with Police in Lancaster After Police Shoot a Violent Knife-Wielding Felon

Violence erupted late Sunday night and early Monday morning in downtown Lancaster city, as BLM and antifa clashed with law enforcement near the Lancaster Police headquarters on Chestnut.

More than a 1,000 had gathered in a protest after Lancaster police officers responding to a domestic disturbance call on Sunday afternoon…