Police Press Releases - October 30, 2013


Butler Township held its annual Halloween Spectacular parade on Saturday Oct 26th over 100 children showed up to participate in our parade followed by An Interactive Magic show, Comedy and Juggling act by Lee “3D” Rogers.  Two winners were chosen for each of the three contest categories. The event was a huge success and everyone had a lot of fun.

2013-halloween-parade-winnersParade Winners are Addison Pecil (Baby Piñata), Magen McBride (Glenda the good), Tyler and Mathew Zubick (Fireman and his Dalmatian), Cameron Gregory (Lego Man), Melina Gregory (Flamingo) and Kelsie Peters (Devil).

Police press releases - 9/29/2013 - 10/10/2013

Police accounce arrest in July accident resulting in serious bodily injury


Police press releases covering activity between 9/22/2013 and 9/29/2013


Police press releases covering activity between 9/7/2013 - 9/21/2013




Shingles Vaccine at Butler TownshipIf you are over 50 years old and Uninsured or Underinsured... the Department of Health will be administering the SHINGLES vaccine.


Shingles (Zoster) vaccine helps prevent Shingles.  It is caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox.  The virus stays in your body and can resurface any time as Shingles – a painful, blistering rash.  Even if you feel healthy, your risk for Shingles increases as you get older.


1:00 p.m – 6:00 p.m.
Monday, September 30, 2013


Butler Township Community Center
411 West Butler Drive
Drums, PA 18222

You are eligible for the vaccine at NO COST if you are:

  • 50 years of age or older and
  • Uninsured (no insurance) or
  • Underinsured (your insurance does not cover the vaccine)

**Please call Luzerne County State Health Center at 570-826-2071 if you have any questions.**