Dauphin County Prison on Lockdown



Dauphin County Prison is in lock-down, as of 8:30 a.m. Saturday, when medical staff could not account for ten insulin needles.

The lockdown will remain in effect until a thorough search of the prison has been conducted to ensure the safety and security of the inmates, prison employees and visitors.

Visitation is canceled for today and will be restricted until the lockdown is lifted. During a lockdown, inmates must remain in their cells.

For more information, call Dauphin County Prison at 717-780-6800.