Public Safety can be reach at 570-588-6962
and the officers on patrol can be reached at 570-269-8842.
Community Role and Responsibilities
- 1) Patrols assigned beat and responds to emergency calls to protect persons or property from crimes, fires, or other hazards: Patrols assigned area on foot or vehicle to regulate traffic, control crowds, or detain violators.
- 2) Responds to crimes in progress, initiating actions such as aid to victims and interrogation of suspects.
- 3) Attends public gatherings to maintain order.
- 4) Responds to fire alarms or other emergency calls.
- 5) Administers first aid and artificial respiration to injured persons.
- 6) Participates in drills and emergency precautionary demonstrations.
- 7) May inspect establishments for compliance with local regulations.