Harrisburg, PA – Today, U.S. Marshal
Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals Service (USMS)
Fugitive Task Force arrested Scott Kolocin – a 46-year old man formerly
registered as a homeless sex offender in Lancaster, PA.
On March 13, 2002, Kolocin was convicted of Indecent Assault in York County.
This conviction required him to register as a sex offender under
Pennsylvania’s Megan’s Law. Kolocin most recently registered as a homeless
person in Lancaster.
On Thursday, November 14, 2013, the Lancaster Police Department charged
Kolocin with failing to register as a sex offender and failure to maintain
his registration requirements. The USMS Fugitive Task Force investigated and
learned that Kolocin may be in the York area.
On Wednesday, November 20, 2013, at about 9 AM, members of the USMS Fugitive
Task Force checked a hotel in the 3400 block of Susquehanna Trail, York and
arrested Kolocin without incident. He was turned over to the York County
Sheriff Central Booking Unit for arraignment.
The Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 designated the USMS
as the federal agency responsible for helping local and state authorities
locate and arrest convicted sex offenders who fail to comply with their
United States Marshal Martin J. Pane stated, “The U.S. Marshals Service
Fugitive Task Force in the Middle District of Pennsylvania has a zero
tolerance policy pertaining to sex offenders who fail to maintain their
registration requirements. Compliance with the law is easy. For those who
don’t, we will not rest until they are brought to justice. We owe this to
The USMS worked jointly in this investigation with officers from the York
City Police Department, the York County Sheriff’s Department and the
Pennsylvania State Police Fugitive Unit.
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